802.11ac

e510

09 Oct: New product: Cambium e510 Wave 2 outdoor access point

Cambium have added an extra model to their range of outdoor access points, the e510. The e510 is similar to the e500 but with several key differences; 802.11ac wave 2 supporting MU-MIMO. MU-MIMO can increase the network throughput up to 2x depending on the client types connected.  9dBi gain antenna on the 5GHz radio. The extra gain improves rate-at-range performance.  rail certified for Shock & Vibration. Use the e510 for mobile WiFi like industrial vehicles,…

Cambium cnPilot e700

22 Jun: Cambium cnPilot e700 outdoor access point

Cambium has released a new IP67-rated outdoor wireless access point – the cnPilot e700. The e700 is a cost-effective, cloud-managed access point designed for: Enterprise and industrial campus Hospitality Higher Education campus Public Wi-Fi Operational superiority IP67 weather resilient Outdoor Access Point with an omni-directional antenna, enhanced temperature range (-40 to +65 C), electrostatic discharge protection, LTE filtering and even a heater for very cold environments. Capable of 512 max concurrent client associations, 16 SSIDs, WPA-2…

WiFi tablet

18 Aug: How can I improve my WiFi performance?

  Regardless of the technology available, WiFi will always have inferior performance to a wired connection simply because it is shared spectrum, it is subject to interference from other devices and performance diminishes with distance from the access point. In order to ensure top performance from your WiFi installation note the following points. Use a non-overlapping channel: The 2.4GHz band is saturated and since it only has 12 or 13 channels with 3 of those channels…

mr62-mantle

16 Aug: End-of-Sale: Cisco Meraki MR62

  Cisco Meraki is announcing the end-of sale for the MR62 ruggedised, high capacity outdoor Access Point. Final orders will be will be accepted up to the 15th of November 2017 however, the actual final date may be earlier if stock runs out. The End-of-Support date is 15th of November 2024. This means that existing MR62’s can continue to be licensed and will be replaced if they fail up until that date. They may be…

TP-Link TL-WR902AC

26 Jun: TP-Link TL-WR902AC

  TP Link have released an update to the very popular TL-MR3020 travel router – the TL-WR902AC. The TL-WR902AC, like it’s older brother, is a compact travel router. All of my techs currently have an MR3020 in their tool kit because it is so versatile. Now your requirements are very likely to be different from ours but I’ve never found a situation where I felt I needed something better – before now. The TL-WR902AC can…