Resources in Wireless networks

Enterprise WLAN 101: The Basics of Big Wi-Fi

There are serious differences between smaller business and enterprise WLAN environments. Now let’s get into the major areas to address when building an enterprise Wi-Fi system.

Lee BadmanDec 4, 2018

Don’t Let These Wi-Fi Pitfalls Trip You Up

When it’s time to add or rework a wireless network for a client, a lot of little things need to line up for the venture to be…

Lee BadmanJun 12, 2018

New WPA3 Security Protocol Holds Promise—But It’s Hard to Know Where It Will Succeed

Lee Badman shares his WPA3 analysis: "As a 20-year veteran of the WLAN industry, I’m not saying WPA3 won’t be good for the greater…

Lee BadmanApr 17, 2018

How to Secure That Small Business WLAN

There are many ways to approach wireless security, and businesses of any size have options. Let’s talk about how I approach my own…

Lee BadmanApr 3, 2018

PSK Wi-Fi Isn’t Going Anywhere

Welcome to the world of PSK Wi-Fi, a place none of us seem able to escape and where many of the devices you need to support are woefully…

Lee BadmanJan 23, 2018

What’s in a Wireless Network Name?

Sometimes wireless network names—or SSIDs—are silly. Sometimes they’re cold and stodgy. But regardless of how much personality a…

Lee BadmanDec 12, 2017
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What MSPs Can Learn from the KRACK Wi-Fi Vulnerability

Don’t let the KRACK hysteria fade without at least getting patched far and wide, and assessing what could happen if unpatchable devices…

Lee BadmanOct 24, 2017
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Small-Business Wireless: 7 Tips for Getting It Right

SMBs have the same reliance on technology as bigger environments. So when it comes to Wi-Fi for small business, the requirements for…

Lee BadmanApr 5, 2016
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Effective Wi-Fi Gear for Small and Mid-Sized Business

Small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) need wireless as much as big environments do, but often don’t have the in-house talent or budget…

Lee BadmanFeb 16, 2016
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What’s Ahead for Wireless Networking in 2016

With a new year at hand, wireless networking is at an interesting juncture. Let's take a look at some of the more positive goings-on in…

Lee BadmanJan 12, 2016
[image] What Anyone in Wi-Fi Needs to Know About EthernetFrankly MSP blog icon

What Anyone in Wi-Fi Needs to Know About Ethernet

When working in Wi-Fi, the bigger network picture can get lost. But here are four important aspects of Ethernet that anyone doing…

Lee BadmanSep 1, 2015
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My (Wireless) Network Toolkit: Lee Badman

Network architect Lee Badman explains the essential tools he carries in his wireless network toolkit.

Jennifer TribeAug 11, 2015
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