Tips – Find an Open Channel for Smoother Wireless Networking

You've probably had a wireless connection fail at some point in your career. Often the culprit is a crowded bandwidth-when many routers or cordless telephones are using the same channel.

PassMark has developed software to help you find a less busy channel where you'll get better, more reliable performance. You can download the free evaluation version of this software.

The program will show you available channels and their availability by color. Red channels are busy, while blue ones are free from heavy use.

About Brent Whitfield

Brent Whitfield is CEO of DCG Technical Solutions, Inc., which provides IT Support in the Los Angeles area since 1993. DCG exists to help our clients choose, implement, and manage IT and cloud solutions that are cost effective and reliable. DCG's pro-active approach to IT is ideally suited for companies who depend on reliable IT infrastructure, but don't want to spend a lot of money to keep it that way. DCG was recognized among the Top 10 Fastest Growing MSPs in North America by MSP Mentor. Brent has been featured in Fast Company, CNBC, Network Computing, Reuters, and Yahoo Business.

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