Enterprise Wireless

High-Density Wireless, It’s Not Just for Arenas Anymore

2020-04-08T20:50:28+00:00October 17th, 2019|

High-Density Wireless, It’s Not Just for Arenas Anymore By Jim Portaro Arguably we did the first High-Density Wireless for Stock Trading floors at both the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). Way back in the mid-Nineties, the NYSE created what was called “The Integrated Technology Plan” to upgrade trading floor

The Six Steps for WiFi 6 (if you want wireless done right™)

2020-04-29T15:11:59+00:00August 28th, 2019|

The Six Steps for WiFi 6 (if you want …wireless done right™) By Jim Holt As the number of connected devices increases per square foot, the demands on the networks that provide the wireless access increase too. So it follows that those responsible for ensuring the design, implementation, configuration, and security of the wired and

The Skillsets for Wireless Done Right™ (advancing and engineering the network)

2020-04-08T20:53:42+00:00June 11th, 2019|

The Skillsets for Wireless Done Right™ (advancing and engineering the network) By Mark Audia As the number of connected devices increases per square foot, the demands on the networks that provide the wireless access increase too. So it follows that those responsible for ensuring the design, implementation, configuration, and security of the wired and wireless

Workplace Trends affecting Design and Optimization for Wireless (and 15 best practices)

2020-04-08T20:54:08+00:00May 15th, 2019|

Workplace Trends affecting Design and Optimization for Wireless (and 15 best practices)   By Jim Portaro   Driven by changing work styles, mobile technology, and the growing presence of Millennials; today’s workplaces are changing, mostly for the better. We have needed expertise for designing and implementing wireless high density and mobility for these next-gen workspaces,

What do Hospitals need to do about Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) Today?

2020-04-08T20:54:50+00:00May 8th, 2019|

What do Hospitals need to do about Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) Today? By Jim Holt 802.11 ax is coming and the Wi-Fi Alliance has designated it Wi-Fi 6. It's placed in current Wi-Fi designations: Wi-Fi 6 is identified with 802.11ax (currently 802.11ax is in draft) Wi-Fi 5 is identified with 802.11ac Wi-Fi 4 is identified with

High Density Wireless, It’s Not Just for Stadiums Anymore

2020-04-08T20:58:27+00:00April 23rd, 2019|

High-Density Wireless, It’s Not Just for Stadiums Anymore   By Jim Portaro and Cris Varvas Arguably we did the first High-Density Wireless for Stock Trading floors at both the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). Way back in the mid-Nineties, the NYSE created what was called “The Integrated Technology Plan”

Outdated Healthcare IT Infrastructure is Attracting Cybercriminals

2020-04-08T21:00:39+00:00March 27th, 2019|

By Jim Holt, EVP Outdated healthcare IT infrastructure is attracting cybercriminals to hospitals. Healthcare systems of all sizes are at the greatest risk of any industry. Healthcare has been the most cyber-attacked industry over the last five years and an outdated IT and network infrastructure is the most likely penetration path according to a

The 3 Most Important Steps In WLAN Deployments; Survey, Design, And Certification

2020-04-08T21:00:09+00:00February 5th, 2019|

By Jim Portaro, Principal and Founder The acceptance of RF-Works Medical Grade Wireless Network deployments has been impeccable, literally the highest rating of any of the wireless services we perform. And although Healthcare has always been on the forefront of Wireless LAN (WLAN) and Mobility adoption, we utilize a variation of this design methodology

Apple In The 802.11 Enterprise

2020-04-08T21:01:51+00:00February 5th, 2019|

By Jim Portaro, Founder and CEO In 2019 the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) world has exploded into an average of three wireless capable devices per user, and most places we’re being encouraged to connect to the corporate WiFi network. Whether users are bringing their own or using required devices to do their jobs,

Call In Your RF Spectrum “Police” ( When everyday Devices Are Wireless In Your Environment)

2020-04-08T21:02:59+00:00February 5th, 2019|

By Jim Portaro, Principal and Founder People like the freedom of “no wires” for mobility and aesthetics. What happens when you need to have a mixed deployment of a myriad of wireless devices operating in a myriad of different frequency ranges of the radio frequency (RF) spectrum? The short answer is you test operational