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WiFi7 is on its way!

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WiFi6 or 802.11ax is well into its widespread adoption in enterprise and consumer products. At the same time the work for WiFi7 or 802.11be has already started. The IEEE 802.11 working group has the first meeting scheduled in May 2021 and a projected finalized amendment for May 2024.  WiFi6’s focus…

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What is the MCS Index?

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The Modulation Coding Scheme (MCS) index is a metric based on several parameters of a WiFi connection between two stations. Namely, for 802.11ac, it depends on the modulation type, the coding rate, the number of spatial streams, the channel width, and the guard interval. Here is what each one of…

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What is Service Assurance?

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Service Assurance (SA) for telecommunication networks is defined as the set of processes and policies in place to verify that network services meet predefined Service-Level Agreements (SLA). Service assurance is typically enforced by using one or more network monitoring tools to constantly perform checks and tests against network services and…

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