Autonomous Management

‘Downgrading’ a Cisco Lightweight AP to Autonomous mode

  Key notes Not all Cisco models can function as either Lightweight or Autonomous APs. Check out the Cisco Compatibility Matrix to see if your model is listed as Controller capable and if it doesn’t appear within those tables then it probably isn’t! If you have a closer look at the tables you will also… Continue reading ‘Downgrading’ a Cisco Lightweight AP to Autonomous mode

Autonomous Management

Manual Client load balancing with Autonomous APs

It’s a good feeling when you actually get to put some theory into practice and it works. Recently a colleague was troubleshooting an issue where clients were getting random drop outs when 15-20 users were logging in for a lesson concurrently. There were several Cisco (Autonomous) 1242AG APs running within the area so the customer… Continue reading Manual Client load balancing with Autonomous APs