Techie

22Oct 2015

One week ago today, the telegraph pole supplying our property and one or two others was knocked over. It was at 7.01 am on the 15th October, precisely at the time the bin lorry came. However, they claim it wasn’t them at all, so despite there being no other traffic on the private lane at […]

18Jun 2015

Another day, another unsurprising piece of information on the sorry state of UK broadband. Which today reports that only 4% of customers on TalkTalk’s 17Mbps package, and just 1% of people on BT and Plusnet’s 76Mbps deals, were getting the top advertised speeds. This isn’t altogether surprising and there are a number of factors at […]

11Jun 2015

Ekahau have just released Ekahau Site Survey + Planner v8.0.1. Despite the minor version number, this release has plenty of new things on it, including: ALL Cisco APs and antennas are now included for network planning. Just to play fair, they also added Aruba 277 and a few others, too New set of mouse cursors for […]

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 […]

07May 2014

The latest point release of Ekahau Site Survey 7 is now available. Customers with current support contracts should have automatically received it. If your contract needs renewing, please get in touch so you can get up to date. New features include: Channel Planner (and Auto-Planner)  are optimized for high density deployments (they use a wider […]