Channel Widths and CoChannels

Channel Widths and CoChannels

When managing network efficiency, the channel width is an important consideration. Most WiFi radios have an adjustment for this, but what does it really do? To answer this we first need to explain Co-Channel Interference (CCI). To visualize CCI, picture traffic on the...
Eliminate the Clutter on Your Network

Eliminate the Clutter on Your Network

Create Unique SSIDs for 5GHz and 2.4GHz Home WiFi Network Tip 2: Separating your 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz Radios Most home routers and access points are dual-band, meaning they have 2 radios – 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz. These radios and frequencies usually have the same SSID...
WiFi Channelization and Why it Matters

WiFi Channelization and Why it Matters

A common problem we see with consumer grade networks is network channel overlap.  This is an easy problem to solve and can drastically improve the performance of your network. The devil is indeed in the details, but let’s start with the basics. WiFi...