3 Steps to Tuning a Cisco WLAN Controller From Default Settings

When I asked a few Cisco Wireless Consulting Systems Engineers if they’d ever trust a controller’s default config for any time of AP deployment beyond 1 or 2 AP’s the typical answer (when they stopped laughing) was <expletive> NO. Of course I anticipated that answer and was prepared with a follow up: Okay what would …

Prime Infrastructure 3.1.6 has been posted to Cisco.com!

Direct link is https://software.cisco.com/download/release.html?mdfid=286304360&flowid=&softwareid=284272933&release=3.1.6&relind=AVAILABLE&rellifecycle=&reltype=latest The Software Update checker inside Prime Infrastructure sees it, as expected. Please take a few minutes to review the Release Notes. http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/net_mgmt/prime/infrastructure/3-1-6/release/notes/cpi_rn.html Please know that this upgrade is nearly 1 GB, and that it will take more than 15 minutes to install--please be patient.

#WirelessFriday – March 2017 – #InsiderTips with Questions & Responses

Thank you very much for your interest in the Cisco #WirelessFriday event!  This article will list out each of the #InsiderTips that were presented and the Q&A/Q&R that went with each topic.  If you were not able to make the event live or if you just want to watch it again, you can catch the …

#WirelessFriday February 2017 – Questions and Responses

February 24, 2017 was #Wireless Friday and the topic was Wi-Fi Optimization. Clients are using more real-time and higher bandwidth applications. Your Wi-Fi network needs adapt to a constantly changing environment. The webinar will include mini-demos on health dashboards, flexible radio assignment, and application prioritization. Today, we heard from Patrick Croak, Wireless CCIE, who walked us …

#WirelessFriday January 2017 – Questions and Responses

We had a great #WirelessFriday on January 20, 2017!  The topic was all about GUEST ACCESS. We answered questions such as: Is there a technical reason why guest access should be super easy? What kind of self-service guest authorization mechanisms are there? What would the guest experience be and how is that managed on the back-end? …