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ALSO CALLED: Wireless Fidelity, WiFi
DEFINITION: A Wi-Fi finder, also called a Wi-Fi signal finder, Wi-Fi seeker or Wi-Fi locator, is a miniature electronic device that can determine whether or not a portable computer user is within range of an access point for a wireless local area network ( WLAN ). The intent is to eliminate the need to boot up the computer and attempt to connect on a "hit-or-miss" basis.A typical Wi-Fi finder operates with the  … 

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Designing with Ultralow-power Wi-Fi: 5 things you Need to Know to Get Started
sponsored by Telit
WHITE PAPER: In this IoT world of battery powered devices, longevity and extended stay-on power is critical and expected. In this white paper, uncover the 5 things you need to know before integrating ultra-lower-power Wi-Fi into your IoT design.
Posted: 16 Jan 2018 | Published: 16 Jan 2018

Telit

Wi-Fi Access Point Automation Issues: What you Can Do
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
RESOURCE: Uncover Wi-Fi performance and automation tips to help your organization better detect and prevent WLAN access point problems.
Posted: 12 Jan 2018 | Published: 21 Mar 2015

7SIGNAL

Indoor Cell Phone Signal Booster Destroys 5GHz Band
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
RESOURCE: In this resource, learn about how one organization used 7signal's Wi-Fi performance management tools to discover that their cell phone signal booster hindered their 5GHz spectrum, rendering one poor neighboring access point to be un-useable.
Posted: 12 Jan 2018 | Published: 02 Nov 2017

7SIGNAL

10 Wi-Fi Antenna Mistakes
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
RESOURCE: In this resource, uncover 10 common antenna mistakes and their impact on the end-users Wi-Fi experience.
Posted: 12 Jan 2018 | Published: 21 May 2015

7SIGNAL

Controlling Beacons Boosts Wi-Fi Performance
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
RESOURCE: Configuring your beacons properly has a significant impact on your network performance. In this resource, learn more about the relationship between beacons and your network to develop best practices for optimizing your network's beacon settings.
Posted: 12 Jan 2018 | Published: 24 Aug 2017

7SIGNAL

Get Help with Wi-Fi Roaming Issues
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
RESOURCE: By accessing this resource you can learn about 5 steps to identifying and ultimately, fixing Wi-Fi roaming issues.
Posted: 12 Jan 2018 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

7SIGNAL

The Reality About Multi-Gbps Ethernet Access Point Connections
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
RESOURCE: Veil-Pekka Ketonen, Founder and CTO of 7Signal, discusses the 10 reasons why your organization might not need to invest in multi-Gbps Ethernet access point connections to operate high-performance enterprise Wi-Fi.
Posted: 12 Jan 2018 | Published: 22 Aug 2017

7SIGNAL

Why are Access Points Bad Wi-Fi Performance Sensors?
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
WEBCAST: In this webinar, learn the pros and cons of turning your organization's current access points into Wi-Fi monitoring systems, so you can successfully identify issues before they impact operational efficiency.
Posted: 11 Jan 2018 | Premiered: Jun 23, 2016

7SIGNAL

Demo of 7Signal Analyzer for Improved Wi-Fi Experience
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
VIDEO: As a Wi-Fi engineer, it's important for you to identify issues before they impact operational efficiency. In this video, watch a 15-minute demo of 7Signal's Analyzer, a Wi-Fi monitoring tool to help measure the quality of Wi-Fi experiences from the end-user's point of view.
Posted: 11 Jan 2018 | Premiered: 25 Sep 2017

7SIGNAL

802.11ac Migration and Best Practices
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, guide yourself towards successful 11ac migration and gain valuable insights into how to optimize network capacity and client performance in real-world environments.
Posted: 10 Jan 2018 | Published: 10 Jan 2018

7SIGNAL

Antenna Selection and Positioning Guide
sponsored by 7SIGNAL
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, guide yourself towards successful antenna selection and deployment to help you enhance your network performance and reliability.
Posted: 10 Jan 2018 | Published: 10 Jan 2018

7SIGNAL

How to Monetize IoT: Unlock Real Revenue Potential
sponsored by Aeris
WHITE PAPER: Explore the monetization of IoT with a cloud-based IoT platform that facilitates M2M communications, delivers flexibility and agility, adapts to any business model or ongoing digital transformation, and more.
Posted: 02 Aug 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2017

Aeris

Retail CIO Infographic: SD-WAN by the Numbers
sponsored by TELoIP Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Whether your goal is to support connectivity for end or business users, you cannot afford to let downtime affect your bottom line. Using retail as an example, this infographic reveals how to elevate performance while controlling IT costs with SD-WAN-as-a-Service.
Posted: 24 Jul 2017 | Published: 24 Jul 2017

TELoIP Inc.

Getting the Most out of Your Wi-Fi Network
sponsored by Ekahau
EGUIDE: On the hunt for a wireless network management tool? Nolan Greene, analyst at IDC, cautions that the most important features to assess in wireless network management depend on the use case. Learn more about what Greene and other analysts think about managing wireless networks today in this expert e-guide.
Posted: 30 Jun 2017 | Published: 26 Jun 2017

Ekahau

High Capacity Wi-Fi 101
sponsored by Ekahau
RESOURCE: In this brief overview, uncover a diagram of how to plan for infrastructure placement and configuration in your Wi-Fi initiative.
Posted: 20 Jun 2017 | Published: 20 Jun 2017

Ekahau

ICT Today: Designing Wi-Fi Networks for High Capacity
sponsored by Ekahau
WHITE PAPER: Designing the Wi-Fi needed for today's users can be a daunting task if you don't know where to start.Learn how to design a high-quality Wi-Fi network that supportsthe increasing demand for capacity in this white paper.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 May 2016

Ekahau

Setting a New Quality Standard for Hotel Wi-Fi Case: Riu Hotels
sponsored by Ekahau
CASE STUDY: Learn how RIU Hotels was able to provide their hotel with the Wi-Fi needed to meet and exceed guests' expectations in this concise case study.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Ekahau

Case Study: Planning and Maintaining Business-Critical WiFi
sponsored by Ekahau
CASE STUDY: This concise case study details how Beaulieu International Group was able to meet the Wi-Fi challenges of RF environments presented.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Ekahau

Wi-Fi: Secure Enough for The Federal Government?
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: As Wi-Fi continues to evolve, so does its security functionality. But is it secure enough to protect the US Federal Government? In this white paper, get a detailed, technical explanation of how modern enterprise Wi-Fi networks are secured, and whether Wi-Fi has the ability to fully protect the federal government.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Is Your Network Ready for the Wireless World?
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: How 'Wi-Fi aware' are you, really? Learn how Wi-Fi awareness, Wave 2 and other new Wi-Fi developments could have a major impact on your network.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

SearchNetworking.com

Wi-Fi: Secure Enough for The Federal Government?
sponsored by HPE and IntelĀ® Corporate
WHITE PAPER: As Wi-Fi continues to evolve, so does its security functionality. But is it secure enough to protect the US Federal Government? In this white paper, get a detailed, technical explanation of how modern enterprise Wi-Fi networks are secured, and whether Wi-Fi has the ability to fully protect the federal government.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

HPE and IntelĀ® Corporate

Understanding Your Wireless LAN Controllers
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: With Wi-Fi now the primary, default, and often only internet access in the organization, IT managers are motivated to get the most from their wireless LANs. What's needed to optimize wireless LANs? Wireless LAN controllers. In this expert e-guide, learn how to understand and implement your wireless LAN controllers.
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Brocade

You compete. We'll handle the network.
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: Managing your network is a cumbersome task, requiring significant investments of time, effort and staff. This guide from a major network provider displays several network management solutions and how they will benefit your IT team to keep you ahead of the competition.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

Verizon

Using Wi-Fi for Primary Enterprise Access
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: Should a Wi-Fi Internet service become your enterprise's means for primary online access? This guide reviews the issue and factors that must be considered first.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

SearchNetworking.com

Crowd Pleaser
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: Many enterprise wireless networks were never designed for the density of devices crammed on them today. Inside, we explore the next generation of wireless infrastructure, Wave 2, and the promise of more speed and bandwidth for today's congested networks.
Posted: 02 Dec 2015 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

SearchNetworking.com
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