All Articles With Tag: Mikrotik

Link Radio Shootout, Part 2: Ubiquiti vs. Mikrotik vs. Mimosa, multiple devices

Author: Herbert Wolverson, Posted: Monday, 04-20-15

Ubiquiti community stalwart eejim has posted the second part of his radio shootout. In this part, he compares the performance of Ubiquiti, Mikrotik and Mimosa AC devices head-to-head, with simulated interference. Ubiquiti once again come out on top.

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E-Book Section Chapter 2: Channel Widths

Author: Herbert Wolverson, Posted: Tuesday, 04-14-15

Once you have selected a base frequency range, you need to pick a “channel width.” Typically for Ubiquiti and Mikrotik equipment, these are available as 5mhz, 10mhz, 20mhz, 30mhz and 40mhz. With the advent of 802.11ac based equipment, even larger channel widths (up to 80 mhz) are becoming available. Channel width is a trade-off, and should be carefully considered.


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E-Book Section Chapter 2, Wireless Protocols

Author: Herbert Wolverson, Posted: Tuesday, 04-14-15

There are two major types of wireless protocol in use in the modern WISP arena: Wi-Fi based systems, and proprietary systems. In reality, the majority of WISPs operate a hybrid of the two. This section explains the differences between Wi-Fi, proprietary Wi-Fi extensions such as AirMAX, and purely proprietary systems such as WiMAX or LTE.


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