How to draw walls on a map in Ekahau Site Survey, using a couple of different wall materials. Different wall materials attenuate signal strength differently so it’s important to define the environment as accurately as possible. Ekahau Site Survey has an extensive list of different wall materials with signal loss defined in dB. Watch the video to learn how a brick wall and an elevator shaft affect the signal strength of a Cisco AP.

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27Apr 2015

Ekahau, the leader in Wi-Fi design tools, released a new version of their network planning and field analysis software today that will change the way Wi-Fi networks are designed. Ekahau Site Survey (ESS) 8.0 eliminates the need for manual wall material definitions with the new, intelligent Wall Outlining Wizard. ESS 8.0 also features throughput testing […]

08Oct 2014

If you’d like to see what Ekahau Wireless Site Survey can do for you, Ekahau are hosting a webinar with Open Reality on October 3st. It will feature Ekahau’s Vice President of Wi-Fi Tools, Jussi (@jussikiviniemi) and their Wi-Fi Tools Product Manager, Mikko Lauronen(@ekamikko). This webinar will give you an introduction to the Ekahau Wi-Fi […]

03Jul 2014

Ekahau, the leading provider of Wi-Fi site survey and planning tools, recently released Ekahau Site Survey (ESS) version 7.5, which significantly improves how Wi-Fi networks are designed and the speed with which wireless network deployment reports are generated. The primary goal of Wi-Fi planning tools such as ESS is to reveal optimal locations and configurations […]

07May 2014

During the WLAN Pros Summit in February 2014, Jussi from Ekahau held a crash course on how to design a Wireless LAN (Wi-Fi) network using Ekahau Site Survey Pro software. Here are all the training videos from that session. Part One: – Introduction to user interface – Coverage requirements for network – Capacity requirements for […]