Wireless Networking

Last Updated on 5 May 2015, Total: 35 Articles and Tutorials

The term wireless networking refers to technology that enables two or more computers to communicate using standard network protocols, but without network cabling. The computers connect to the network using radio signals.

The articles in this section give an overview on how wireless networking functions, the different types of wireless networks available, and the new technologies being developed in the field.

  1. Extend Your Wireless Network's Signal

    In this article the author discusses options on how to increase a wireless network’s coverage... Read More

  2. Why Use Enterprise Wi-Fi Security

    In this article I’ll discuss ways in which the Enterprise mode of Wi-Fi security is superior to the Personal mode in regards to security, usability, and maintenance... Read More

  3. Tips to Maintain Your Wi-Fi network

    In this article I will discuss tips on how you should maintain your wireless LAN... Read More

  4. Advanced Wireless Adapter Driver Settings

    In this article I list and discuss many of the advanced wireless client settings for wireless adapters... Read More

  5. Tips for Assigning Wi-Fi Channels

    In this article we'll discuss Wi-Fi channels and share tips on assigning optimum channels to your access points (APs)... Read More

  6. Wi-Fi Network Design Tips

    Designing and deploying a wireless network is much different than with wired networks. Transferring data via the airwaves brings up added security and performance concerns. Here I’ll share some tips you’ll find useful during the planning, installation, configuration, and maintenance phases of a Wi-Fi deployment... Read More

  7. Securing Employee Wi-Fi Hotspot Connections

    Author discusses risks and precautions employees and users should consider while using Wi-Fi... Read More

  8. Wireless Changes in Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2

    In this article we'll take a look at the wireless-related changes in Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2... Read More

  9. Tips and Considerations for 802.11ac Wireless

    In this article I’ll share some tips and considerations when deploying 802.11ac wireless, giving you a better understanding of the technical aspects... Read More

  10. Firmware Replacements for Wireless Routers

    In this article we'll discuss how replacing your router’s stock firmware with a third-party firmware can add more functionality... Read More

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