Gartner Research

Change Can Be Bad for Wireless Transmit Power Levels

Published: 11 June 2008

ID: G00157486

Analyst(s): Tim Zimmerman


The idea of changing the transmit power level of access points sounds great for dynamically repairing coverage holes or eliminating the need for a site survey. In reality, it can wreak havoc when different wireless LAN clients try to communicate.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • What Is TPC?
  • Why Does It Matter?
  • What Should Enterprises Do About It?
  • The Cost of Not Planning

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