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  1. M

    Adjusting Data Rate and Threshold on Cisco CBW Access Points

    Hi: I have Cisco CBW240AC access points. In the controller software, Under Advanced RF Parameters, I don't understand the difference between adjusting the 5.0 Ghz Threshold (6,9,12 Mbps, etc.) vs. adjusting the 5.0 GHz Data Rates with the same selections, 6,9,12 Mbps, etc. I'm not sure if the...
  2. Julio Urquidi

    News CES 2021: TP-Link Expands Biz Wi-Fi Family

    TP-Link is adding three new access points to its Omada line of SDN Wi-Fi 6 EAP products and a new cloud management system for ISPs. Built for enterprises, the new Wi-Fi 6 access points are part of TP-Link’s software-defined networking solution designed to simplify IT hardware setup and...
  3. Julio Urquidi

    News CommScope Adds Five Wi-Fi 6 APs To Its Ruckus Line-Up

    Following last year’s introduction of its Ruckus R750 Wi-Fi 6 4x4:4 access point, CommScope is adding three indoor and two outdoor products to its Ruckus family of APs. Designed and optimized for campuses, hospitality businesses, and large venues, these Ruckus APs include the following...
  4. C

    Matching Routers & Access Points

    Be patient if this is a simple process as I'm relatively inexperienced in this area. I recently replaced my ASUS RT-AC66W (flawless) with an ASUS RT-AC5300 which I really like outside of it's footprint. I was in the process of selling off my AC66W when I started reading about Access points. I...
  5. Julio Urquidi

    EnGenius Announces Upcoming SMB AX Access Points For Early Adopters

    The first of the two new APs is the EWS357AP, a 2x2 802.11ax access point powered by a Qualcomm chipset. Targeting small and medium businesses, EnGenius believes their new access points will help early adopting SMBs bridge over to the latest AX standard. The low-profile EWS357AP will support...
  6. R

    Seeking Access Point advice

    Hi, I have an ASUS RT-N66U router in the middle of my house which I use to connect to a local wireless broadband provider. I live in the UK, in a bungalow with solid walls, and because it's been extended a few times there are a number of cavity walls inside the house. It's also quite a long...
  7. Julio Urquidi

    NETGEAR Insight Aims To Simplify SMB Network Management

    NETGEAR’s new network solution offers SMBs app-based plug and play setup and management, making it easier to install, monitor, and change settings on select NETGEAR products. Insight is free to download for Apple and Android and offers network managers a single-pane-of-glass view of their...
  8. Julio Urquidi

    D-Link Introduces New AC1200 APs for SMB

    D-Link announced it is now shipping two new wireless AC access points targeting SMBs, the DWL-8710AP outdoor AP and the indoor DWL-6610AP. Both APs are dual-band 2x2 AC1200 devices with maximum link rates of 300 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and 867 Mbps at 5 GHz. Features include beamforming, bandsteering...
  9. Daniel Flynn

    LAN Connection keeps dropping while WAN is fine

    A little background So I have a very complex problem here, I'll explain my setup. I have a Vodafone Huawei HG658c Modem/Router connected to my DSL port near the front door, it's in IP Routed mode connected to Vodafone VDSL and is also the DHCP server for the house. But since it is in a corner at...
  10. Julio Urquidi

    Ruckus Wireless Launches New ZoneFlex Wave 2 Business APs

    Ruckus Wireless just added two new Wireless AC Wave 2 access points to its growing family of wireless APs. Ruckus Wireless, now a Brocade brand, added the ZoneFlex T710 and the ZoneFlex R510 to its line of Wave 2 products targeting business and campus environments. Key features in the new...
  11. Julio Urquidi

    EnGenius Adds New MU-MIMO Indoor/Outdoor Family of APs

    EnGenius expanded its Neutron line of distributed network management products this week by adding four new Wireless AC Wave 2 4x4 access points, including two indoor and two outdoor models. Designed for enterprise-class deployments, the new access points can work with EnGenius’ Neutron...