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E17 – Enhancing Your Wireless With A MSE

On this episode we talk with Jagdish Girimaji, Product Manager for Wireless Networking Business Unit (WNBU), and Mark Denny, Product Manager for WNBU, from Cisco about the Mobility Services Engine, MSE. The MSE allows for enhanced services to be ran on your Cisco Unified Wireless Network. By deploying a MSE …

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E16 – Cisco Buys Meraki

Interesting day today as we find out the Cisco has decided to buy Meraki for 1.2 billion in cash! What does this mean for Cisco and Meraki? Take a listen as Blake Krone, Samuel Clements, and Tom Holingsworth talk about the deal.

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APPLE ACKNOWLEDGES 802.11r And 802.11k

Note that apple states the following devices work with 802.11r and 802.11k: “*iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, new iPad, and 5th-generation iPod touch support 802.11k and 802.11r. “ http://images.apple.com/iphone/business/docs/WiFi_9_2012.pdf 

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E15 – WFD3 After Dark

Welcome to episode 15 of the NSA Show! WARNING!! This episode is what we would call a “rough cut” in that adult beverages were consumed during the recording. We recorded this episode late at night (1130pm – 13oam) after #WFD3 concluded. The audio levels on the podcast might be rough …

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DesignFundamentalsNews

Converting a LDPE controller image to non LDPE

From Cisco’s Kangupta Many times we see instances where the RMA controller is shipped with an LDPE image.  (Cisco Controller) >show sysinfo Manufacturer’s Name………………………… Cisco Systems Inc.Product Name………………………………. Cisco Controller Product Version……………………………. 7.0.116.0 Bootloader Version…………………………. 1.0.1 Field Recovery Image Version………………… 6.0.182.0 Firmware Version…………………………… FPGA 1.3, Env 1.6, USB console 1.27 Build Type………………………………… …

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End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco 2100 Series Wireless LAN Controllers

Title: End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco 2100 Series Wireless LAN Controllers Url: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/prod/collateral/wireless/ps6302/ps8322/ps7206/ps7221/end_of_life_notice_c51-691053.html Description: Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco 2100 Series Wireless LAN Controllers. The last day to order the affected product(s) is May 2, 2012. Customers with active service contracts will continue …

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WLC: AP Managers Are Pingable – 7.x onwards

Since the very beginning the AP manager on a Cisco WLC would never respond to pings. Well that has all changed if you use LAG and a AP manager with 7.x code! I like how Cisco hides little nuggets in their documentation. It states, in LAG mode, the management and …

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FundamentalsTools

Nintendo vs. Cisco

Okay, that’s an admittedly a sensationalist headline, but several months ago, that didn’t seem out of line with my dilemma. From the top: I, like many other technology-centric folks like to relax with the occasional video game. Owning a few gaming platforms that support wireless connectivity such as the PlayStation …

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