Technology / Networking

This Week: Making the Most from Your WiFi

by Team Nuggets
This Week: Making the Most from Your WiFi picture: A
Published on February 12, 2021

Whether at home or the office, wireless is the backbone of the modern network. It's also the most finicky. A strong, reliable wireless connection for everyone requires behind-the-scenes work to reduce dead spots, optimize traffic and reduce interference.

This week, we take a look at extending your WiFi range and present a guide about which 802.11 standard to use and when.

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