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I would like to create a limited username that permet the only monitoring of devices (downlink, uplink etc...) without he can modify, add or delete dvices or create jobs etc...
It would be useful for level 1 assistance to watch if the device is active, if occupy the entire throughput etc...
It would be nice if there was a way for eDetect to find interferers that are not on the exact same channel as the ePMP SM, but are still causing interference - for example, we might have the ePMP on 5.745ghz, and the customer's router is on 5.765ghz, but eDetect will never see it, or even if the ePMP is on something like 5.77ghz. This is especially becoming more of a problem with a lot of the new AC routers defaulting to 80mhz wide channels.
Being able to see frame utilization in somewhat realtime along with the throughput chart would be very helpful when watching busy APs.
I currently use the excellent ePMP GUI+ chrome plugin but having to bounce back and forth between monitor->performance and monitor->throughput chart for some historical context is a pain.
cnMaestro very much needs the ability to schedule software upgrades on APs and SMs.
cnMaestro makes batch software upgrades pretty simple already, but if I have to get out of bed at 4AM to push the button it doesn't happen.
CnMaestro works great for nodes organization, health and firmware upgrades. I am greatly impressed, but I have a suggestion to make. It will be nice to have e-mails alerts feature develop on CnMaestro, so you will get immediately notices when a node goes down. Perhaps, not all the time you are looking at CnMaestro or you are away from you computer but your phone text or e-mail alerts will alert you when nodes are experiencing problems.
noticed this mentioned a few times around the forum, and Todd recently asked as well, so i'll toss it here too.
I'd love to see a 3ghz epmp variant!
we've got plenty of old 320 gear, and the 450 is awesome, but doesn't meet our cost needs for that replacement. the EPMP is on point, even if its 20% higher cost.
This would be really handy for synced PTP options in nlos areas the 5ghz can't do, and isn't enough room on 2.4
900mhz would also be nice!
Currently Point-to-Point pairs end up under a tower, not under the customer's SM.
I would like to have the option to mark this as a PTP pair under the proper SM.
PMP 450 SM -> ePMP1000 (AP / PTP Master) -> ePMP1000 (SM / PTP Slave)
Also if a cnPilot was added it should show properly under the ePMP1000 (SM / PTP Slave).
PMP 450 SM -> ePMP1000 (AP / PTP Master) -> ePMP1000 (SM / PTP Slave) -> cnPilot
I'd really like everything nice and neat listed under the Tower/AP/SM it is on.
Thanks in advance!
The ability for an ePMP1000/2000 access point to broadcast a second SSID and with default authentication key so that a newly upgraded Elevate client can connect to be properly provisioned for the "real" sector. This provisioning SSID should have some added security such as short term MAC limit and/or limited network access to prevent anyone using default credentials connecting.
We have several team members and everyone orders radios with licenses for their various projects, which we all support. Right now license keys and entitlements are stored in teh support account of the person who bought the keys.
It would be great if we could link our accounts together so that we could see all the license keys and entitlements available. or have a centralized license manager server.
NTP server won't accept hostname, only IP address while it's standard to configure NTP server as hostname for public ntp server so I think it would be a good idea to let us configure hostname.
Right now, while typing letter, every letter typed are ereased automaticly (odd). Tryed both on Firefox and Chrome so I guest it's the wanted behavior.
Can we have some sort of improved license system.
If an AP fails, I dont send it back to the supplier, I just throw it out and put a new one up from the truck.
So I would like to purchase a pool of licenses. Eg. We buy 1000 licenses.
The AP should be able to connect to the licensing server and pull from the pool of licenses as subscribers connect and disconnect. If it cannot pull a license then the cpe device should be kicked off after 10 minutes.
For those that dont want their hardware connecting to an external license server, then the server should be able to issue a key instantly that is loaded into an AP and licenses it for the selected number of licenses from the pool, and locks up those licenses until the RMA process is completed or a downgrade key is loaded into the AP and a return code entered back into the license server web interface.
The important thing is there should be absolutley no waiting for licenses to be issued - the license server should be able to accept a license payment and issue it instantly. NO WAITING!!!
It would be great if ePMP could add the option(s) for 30Mh and/or 25Mhz wide channels.
Several other brands have the optiion for 25 or 30Mhz channel widths, and it's a good way to conserve spectrum in situations where 100 Mbit of capacity is all that's needed, or all that's available.
There are several places where we have 100Mbit Ethernet coming in from other backhaul gear, or places where the POE/Switch limits us to 100 Mbit Ethernet - and in those locations, it would make sense to have the option to configure the Radio for 25 or 30Mhz wide channels - so that we're not being limited by 20 Mhz channels or so that we're not wasting spectrom with 40Mhz wide channels.
In short - ePMP should have a Radio config option between 20 & 40Mhz channel widths - specifically 30Mhz wide.
There should either be a link planner in cnmaestro, or a way to export the CPE locations+AP locations+Modulations at the moment. that way we can do near-real world estimations of swapping a 450 to a 450m i mean this would be super powerful for both internal evaluation, and as a sales tool for cambium i'd imagine to show what a simple swap out
Would be GREAT if we could see the "last online" / "last disconnect" time on the session status page of our pmp450 ap's that way we can see if theirs some IDLE radios, when they all went off if at the same time or different etc...
I'd like to see Frame Utilization percentages added to the throughput monitoring data in the AP. That would allow me to look at frame utilization historically. Because of how variable the speeds on the 450s are, having the throughput isn't especially helpful; a single customer with a very weak signal could be saturating the AP without anything to indicate a problem.
It would be great to be able to schedule at a certain time the scanning of the frequency spectrum analysis , in the AP and in SM PMP 450.
For example, if you do not want to stop half country to scan the frequencies, and I will not even stay awake at night (yes, I know you've spent some sleepless nights, dear ISP) to not interrupt customers, it would be nice to set a time where AP automatically will start to make his 1000 second scan in the night.
In this way, the next morning you will have the spectrum analysis ready without giving a bad service to customers in the morning or afternoon.
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