Category Archives: Wireless Systems & Solutions

Things You Must Do With a Brand New Router

Change the default admin password This is not the password you need to get internet access — we’ll get to that in a minute — but instead the password you need to get into the router’s settings and perform other administrative tasks. In most cases, a brand-new Wi-Fi router will come out of the box […]

Difference between Baseband and Broadband Transmission

Baseband and Broadband Transmission describe how data is transmitted between two nodes. Baseband technology transmits a single data signal/stream/channel at a time while broadband technology transmits multiple data signals/streams/channels simultaneously at the same time. To understand the basic differences between both technologies, consider the baseband as a railway track and the broadband as a highway. […]

What is a Network Repeater?

Network Repeater is an electronic device that receives a signal and retransmits it. It receives the signal before it becomes too weak or corrupted. It regenerates the bit and forwards the refreshed signal. A repeater operates at the physical layer of the OSI model. Why are Repeaters needed? In networking, a repeater is used to […]

What Is an Access Point?

A wireless access point, or simply referred to as “access point”, is a wireless networking device that allows wireless devices and networks to connect through a wired network using wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi. The access point acts as a centralized hub that receives and transmits information over a local area network and connects users […]

Things to consider when buying a network switch

A switch is used to connect multiple devices such as computers, wireless access points, printers and servers on the same network. It enables the connected devices to share information and talk to each other. You need a switch to keep your users reliably and securely connected around the clock. When purchasing a switch, here are […]

What is Power over Ethernet(PoE)

Power over Ethernet is a technology that lets network cables carry electrical power. It allows a network cable to provide both data and power for the PoE enabled devices Devices that use Power over Ethernet(PoE) VoIP Phones IP Cameras Wireless access points Benefits of PoE Switches Reduced Cost With PoE switches you eliminate the need […]

FACTORS AFFECTING YOUR WIFI AND WAYS TO BOOST IT

WiFi can be a delicate thing. You may find that your WiFi works perfectly at a certain spot and once you move from that spot it starts weakening. this can be due to factors that influence their performance; Factors Affecting WiFi Performance Physical Distance WiFi routers tend to reach a very small radius in your […]

Unifi Access Points

What Is UniFi? UniFi is Ubiquiti’s line of networking equipment with different models of wireless access points, routers, switches, security cameras, controller appliances, VoIP phones, and access control products. UniFi equipment exists between enterprise and cheap home networking gear. It’s a nice middle ground, offering more flexibility and features than most consumer-grade brands, but lacking […]

Outdoor Router VS Outdoor CPE – Which One is the Best?

Technology keeps advancing, and with every new algorithm, devices and gadgets also crop up to support these changes. There are many gadgets in the market today that aid technology, and sometimes, users can get confused by the different types of devices like routers and CPE’s. The one question that most people want to know is […]