WiFi Networking

 

What is band steering and how can it make my WiFi better?

What is band steering and how can it make my WiFi better? Boost WiFi | WiFi Networking | WiFi Planner | WiFi Security More and more devices are connecting to the home WiFi network. Just stop and think about how many phones, tablets, computers, gaming devices,...

Top Three Reasons to Upgrade to 802.11ax

Top Three Reasons to Upgrade to 802.11ax Boost WiFi | WiFi Networking | WiFi Planner | WiFi Security You may have heard that Wi-Fi is about to get a major update. A new IEEE Wi-Fi standard is on the horizon – 802.11ax. Also known as High Efficiency Wireless, 802.11ax...

What is 802.11ax and do I need it?

What is 802.11ax and do I need it? Boost WiFi | WiFi Networking | WiFi Planner | WiFi Security Wi-Fi has come a long way since the 802.11b standard was released in 1999. Today, 802.11ac offers state of the art improvements, with Gigabit wireless speeds. But even with...

How Far can a WiFi Signal Travel?

How Far can a WiFi Signal Travel?   You’ve most likely noticed that Wi-Fi signals do not travel an infinite distance. The farther a Wi-Fi signal goes, the weaker it gets. This is known as path loss. The same thing happens to your voice. When you speak or yell, your...

Tip: Check for Channel Conflict on your WiFi Network

If you and a neighbor are both using the same network channel for your wireless network, the wireless signals can interfere with one another and slow down your connection. Before we dive into detecting and resolving channel conflict issues, let’s review the available...

The evolution of WiFi standards: a look at 802.11a/b/g/n/ac

Boost WiFi | WiFi Networking | WiFi Planner | WiFi Security The evolution of WiFi standards: a look at 802.11a/b/g/n/ac When you’re looking to buy new wireless networking gear or a mobile device, you’re faced with an array of choices and abbreviations....

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