Why Do Horses Wear Blinders? Or: What is Rx-SOP And How Do I Turn It On?

"Horses 2" by Steve - originally posted to Flickr as Horses 2. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Commons. I learned recently that horses having eyes on the sides of their heads means they were historically hunted in nature.  Like rabbits, they rely on peripheral vision to detect dangers. When a horse is racing or …

The 5 Major Features of @Cisco_Mobility HDX and How To Turn Them On

HDX is acronym speak for Cisco’s High Density Experience, which is marketing speak for a series of patented features that specifically address the challenges that stem from the ever growing number of WiFi clients and their need for more reliable, higher bandwidth network access. The truth is in order to be WiFi Compliant, especially in …

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 …