Am deploying cnPilot E501S in a small technology city. How to i configure the devices so that when an end user walks within the expansive compound the end user devices can still receive internet without choosing any SSID and entering passwords regardless of the AP he is connecting to?
if all the access points are configured with the same SSID and password, there is a way to activate roaming so that devices uses the SSID with the best Signal to Noise Ratio.
Thanks Nigaria… how do i activate roaming?
following this link for guidelines and more explanations:
What is the need of this feature?
When a client connects to an AP, some of try to stay connected -even when users roam and the wireless signal weakens (below -75 dbm).
This client behavior affects overall network performance. Clients who are capable of fast data rate transmissions tend to achieve lower data rates when they go far away from AP.
Our proprietary Enhanced roaming mechanism keeps monitoring every connected client’…
Though in short, following this screen shot in the radio configuration tab:
I hope this helps.
Enhanced roaming can be used when the guest access is enabled on the WLAN.