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Wi-Fi Topology Guide on the EtherScope

By utilizing both radios in the EtherScope, a complete network topology can be acquired even when untethered. Simply let the Wi-Fi Test radio scan while

How is Wi-Fi 6 Testing Different?

Wi-Fi 6 introduces a lot of new functionality that is designed to improve wireless network efficiency and performance. This is great news, but how will

Interference Sources on the Wi-Fi Network

Identify and mitigate interferers right the first time and you can spend your
time on the next issue rather than troubleshooting the last one.

EtherScope® nXG Periodic AutoTest

Using the Periodic AutoTest feature of the EtherScope® nXG and the LinkRunner® 10G allows you to deploy the analyzer out to the problem location and monitor network resources over a period of time. Once you know exactly what is having problems and when it is having problems, it makes it much easy to get to the root of the problem.

802.11 Retries, what do they mean?

The RF and Traffic Statistics section of the EtherScope™ nXG provides a per-channel view of the key Wi-Fi statistics. Included in this is a graphical representation of the precent of retries observed by the EtherScope® nXG. The graph above shows the retries when running an iPerf test between an AirCheck™ G2 and a Test Accessory.

Designing for 6GHz Channels

Since the introduction of wireless to networking, the WLAN has been limited by one major factor: the radio spectrum. When Wi-Fi was first introduced, the

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