Wireless Networking

Last Updated on 17 May 2016, Total: 44 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. Security Vulnerabilities of Enterprise (802.1X) Wi-Fi Security

    In this article the author will briefly introduce the enterprise mode (for those not familiar with it) and discuss one of the exploits hackers could use, and also show you how to protect against it and other vulnerabilities... Read More

  2. Simplify Enterprise Wi-Fi Security and 802.1X on Small Networks

    This article looks at how to simplify the process of deploying enterprise Wi-Fi security with 802.1X authentication... Read More

  3. Testing and Monitoring Tools for RADIUS Servers

    There are many tools you can use when testing, monitoring, troubleshooting, or doing penetration testing on your RADIUS server and/or enterprise (802.1X) wireless network. Here I’ll share a couple with you and most are free and/or open source... Read More

  4. The New Philosophy for Server Management in Windows Server 8 (Part 1)

    This article discusses the ways in which the very nature of server management will change in Windows Server 8... Read More

  5. The New Philosophy for Server Management in Windows Server 8 (Part 2)

    This article continues the discussion of server management in Windows Server 8 by looking at Server Manager’s multi-server management capabilities... Read More

  6. The New Philosophy for Server Management in Windows Server 8 (Part 3)

    This article continues the discussion of Microsoft’s new management philosophy by discussing the newly redesigned PowerShell... Read More

  7. The New Philosophy for Server Management in Windows Server 8 (Part 4)

    This article concludes the series on Windows Server 8 server management by examining how PowerShell cmdlets have been simplified and how the Integrated Scripting Environment has changed... Read More

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Tips to Maintain Your Wi-Fi network

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

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