GPS survey with Ekahau – setting up

Intended Audience: Anyone wishing to perform GPS survey using Windows 10, GpsGate and Ekahau Site Survey Pro. Requirements: Ekahau Site Survey Pro, compatible USB GPS receiver (I am using a Garmin 62s handhled GPS unit), Windows Operating System Step 1 – Download and install the latest version of GPSGate Splitter This application is referred to … Continue reading GPS survey with Ekahau – setting up

Build Your Own APoS Tripod: Manfrotto Ranker Stand Modification Guide

Introduction For a more full-bodied introduction to this topic please see previous post: Refinement of the APoS Survey Tripod or watch the Follow Up Video: WLPC_EU 2016 Ten Talk. I felt confident that I could improve the Manfrotto Ranker stand for the purposes of “AP on a Stick” (APoS) work. There are two aspects that require attention; … Continue reading Build Your Own APoS Tripod: Manfrotto Ranker Stand Modification Guide

Refinement of the APoS Survey Tripod

I have used numerous combinations of tripod, battery pack and PoE injector during my time carrying out “Access Point on a Stick” APoS design and survey work. This post will cover the noteworthy tripod & battery configurations I have tried so far, ending on a high note with my current (as of July 2016) solution. … Continue reading Refinement of the APoS Survey Tripod

Configure wpa2-psk encryption via CLI on Autonomous Cisco AP

In a previous blog article I outlined the CLI commands used to configure an autonomous AP for APoS for survey work. I configured the SSIDs with no encryption, this is not really an issue because I am only using this SSID to measure the RF attenuation in my environment environment, I am not passing sensitive data over … Continue reading Configure wpa2-psk encryption via CLI on Autonomous Cisco AP