802.11ac is the next generation in wireless and is 3x faster than 802.11n. If you are planning a brand new wireless installation, expanding an existing wireless network, or upgrading an older wireless network the benefits of 802.11ac are real and the time to move is now.
This guide will provide information on planning for the move to 802.11ac wireless. Topics discussed will include:
Deployment – Deploying 802.11ac today
Upfront network planning – Considerations for planning when making the move to 802.11ac
Infrastructure and design – Whether or not your selected 802.11ac solution requires upgrades to your existing wired infrastructure, channel planning, capacity and density planning
Clients – 802.11ac clients will be required in order to achieve the full performance gains to be had with an 802.11ac Wi-Fi installation
Network management – Things like a unified wired/wireless management, distributed policy controls, and zero touch APs will make IT's job easier and create a great experience for users