Autonomous Management

‘Downgrading’ a Cisco Lightweight AP to Autonomous mode

  Intro This article will run through an automatic downgrading of an Autonomous AP to Lightweight mode. Before you start You will need the following: An autonomous IOS for your Access Point from http://software.cisco.com/download. You’ll need to be logged in with a registered account linked to a Cisco support contract. Be connected to your AP via… 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