Unplugged – Show 1 – Lugging That Damn AP


This is the first podcast from the Packet Pushers devoted to Wireless Networking. After Jennifer Huber joined the Packet Pushers on Show 14 – Bum Bugling on Cisco Clean Air we agreed that a wireless podcast about every month or so would be worth doing. Herewith, is the first episode of Packet Pushers Unplugged on wireless networking.

The Content

We talked briefly about MIMO antennas for 802.11n when used outdoors.

And then how to start learning about Wireless Networking. The most important thing to learn is a working knowledge of Radio Frequency and signal propagation.

The best place to start to learn is http://cwnp.com. It’s vendor neutral and highly recommended. Other recommended blogs and podcasts can be found at:

http://wlanpros.com/
www.my80211.com

One of the best blogs is Jerome Henry http://wirelessccie.blogspot.com/ who is a Cisco Wireless CCIE.

And we touched on some common mistakes that people can make when they are starting out in wireless networking.

The Guests

Craig Schnarrs is at http://thewifiguy.net and @the_wifi_guy

Jeff Russell doesn’t have a Twitter account or a blog. Yet.

The Hosts

Jennifer Huber is @jenniferlucille and her blog http://jenniferhuber.blogspot.com/

Greg @etherealmind and <a target="_blank" href="EtherealMind.com” >http://etherealmind.com

Feedback

Send your queries and comments about the show to packetpushers@gmail.com.  We want to hear from you!

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