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Scott Fella commented on Multi-Site | tunnel wireless traffic | separate vlans in Security and Network Management 1 day ago

It's really up to you.  Some folks like to know what ip belongs to what building but then others...

Scott Fella commented on Many AP on same (1) Channel (TPC / DCA Auto) in Getting Started with Wireless 2 days ago

You need to look at the existing environment.  If there are neighboring APs from adjacent tenants,...

Scott Fella commented on Many AP on same (1) Channel (TPC / DCA Auto) in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

You should also check the client count per AP.  If your going above 30 for example, you might need...

Scott Fella commented on Many AP on same (1) Channel (TPC / DCA Auto) in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

I do t see any attachments but remember that RRM requires an AP to hear 4 AP's or more. If your AP'...

Scott Fella commented on Many AP on same (1) Channel (TPC / DCA Auto) in Getting Started with Wireless 3 days ago

When you have multiple controllers in an RF group, one is always going to be the leader.  This...

Scott Fella commented on Alert not generating in prime in Security and Network Management 4 days ago

Have you defined the trap receiver on the WLC? http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/wireless/...

Scott Fella commented on Extending WLC HA through L2 over the Network. in Getting Started with Wireless 5 days ago

Just to add. If you plan on using SSO, your interfaces also have to belong on the same subnet. So...

Scott Fella commented on Alert not generating in prime in Security and Network Management 5 days ago

Yeah that would be an issue. In this setting, you can be real specific with the ip/mask or allow...

Scott Fella commented on AP Migration from 4404 to 5508 in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Since the AP's are pretty old and you are moving from 7.x to 8.0, make sure the cert isn't expired...

Scott Fella commented on AP Migration from 4404 to 5508 in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

I'm not a fan of the 8.0 code, look at the latest 8.2 if I were you. Depends if the AP's you have...

Scott Fella commented on Access Points Options in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Just to add. To the others comments.  No matter what AP you choose, you need to ensure that you...

Scott Fella commented on air cap1532E max. PoE cable lenght in Security and Network Management 1 week ago

End to end support is 100 meters using the approved PoE injector for the 15xx. Here is a link for...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco 1850 Mobility Express. How to prevent management via wireless in Security and Network Management 1 week ago

It does appear in 8.3 however: http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/wireless/access_point/mob_exp/...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco 1850 Mobility Express. How to prevent management via wireless in Security and Network Management 1 week ago

Dmitriy, If the command has been entered and it's not working, then possible its broken.  Open a...

Scott Fella commented on SSO setup failure in cisco WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 week ago

Like Leo mentioned you should look at using another vlan. However, if you really need to tag vlan 1...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.1 - AP's stay greyed out in Site Map, thus no Heatmaps are created in Security and Network Management 3 weeks ago

Looks like opening a TAC case would be the best idea. There is a new PI 3.1.6, but if you like...

Scott Fella commented on cisco wlc 5508 reboot in Getting Started with Wireless 4 weeks ago

I would upgrade to a different code like Leo mentioned but would probably go to 8.2.151.0.  You...

Scott Fella commented on new AIR-AP1852I-E-K9 wont join controller in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Craig, Ping just shows that you have connectivity and doesn't mean that the AP "will" join. Have...

Scott Fella commented on AP configured for Flex Connect - Secondary WLC in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

Razia, This method has been used in many installs and works. If you read through the thread, you...

Scott Fella commented on Configurable vs non-configurable in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Any of the x802's can be converted from capwap to Mobility Express and vice versa.  Take a look at...

Scott Fella commented on AIR-CAP1702I-E-K9 - Could not discover WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Okay that makes sense.  From your original post, I read that you have another office that has the...

Scott Fella commented on Why don't I have/need a WLC in my existing configuration? in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

You can always convert them to autonomous standalone mode AP's. the newer x802's can't be converted...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco WLC Guest Wifi Error in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

I have seen that setting this something's doesn't work well for guest networks unless you are...

Scott Fella commented on AIR-CAP1702I-E-K9 - Could not discover WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Since you have another office with the same setup, why not use the same code version for...

Scott Fella commented on Alert when Rogue AP detected in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

I know you can get this sort of alert from Prime Infrastructure as it is one of the canned alerts...

Scott Fella commented on What to do with many rogue APs in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

Micheal, Assess the environment as much as possible.  Asking the users what their experience is,...

Scott Fella commented on What to do with many rogue APs in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

Just to add... we have sites in downtown areas that hit 2000+ rogue AP's.  in these locations, for...

Scott Fella commented on CISCO AIRONET 1572 SSID NOT BROADCASTING in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

If you are using the power cable to power up the unit, then you are fine. You just need to check...

Scott Fella commented on CISCO AIRONET 1572 SSID NOT BROADCASTING in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Also make sure your are powering up the AP properly.  PoE switches will not power up the radios. -...

Scott Fella commented on Why Does Creating a New WLAN Cause All Networks to Drop Momentarily? in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

I always create test SSID's with no issues to the existing wlans. Maybe there is a bug on the code...

Scott Fella commented on AIR-CAP1552SD-C-K9 could not discover WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

v8.2 was just informative and will not help you here. So you have two other RAP's up and the third...

Scott Fella commented on AIR-CAP1552SD-C-K9 could not discover WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

This has nothing to do with the AP joining,  However, you should look at getting off the v8.0 code...

Scott Fella commented on AIR-CAP1552SD-C-K9 could not discover WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

The 1550 is an outdoor AP. All outdoor AP's require the Ethernet MAC address to be entered into the...

Scott Fella commented on Unable to use TACACS on 5520 in HA mode in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Your service ports should not have connectivity to the management subnet. This port is for out of...

Scott Fella commented on Unable to use TACACS on 5520 in HA mode in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Service port authentication is not supported. Here is a link to the document.  Hope this helps....

Scott Fella commented on FlexConnect VLAN's match requirements in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

With FlexConnect what I have done in the past was create a bogus interface and mapped the SSID to...

Scott Fella commented on PSK SSID Speed Not more than 74 Mbps in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Kamlesh, Just to add to Ric and Leo... when you look at what the OS shows you as far as the...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco Ap console connection issue through Usb-serial converter in Other Wireless - Mobility Subjects 1 month ago

Well it's either you have a bad AP, a bad console cable or a finicky setting.  I have used these:...

Scott Fella commented on can't able to login on cisco mobility express web page in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

By the way. How did you configure the AP? Console startup wizard or day0 connecting to the...

Scott Fella commented on can't able to login on cisco mobility express web page in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

There are different ways to convert an AP to mobility Express. I would probably just google some...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco AIR-AP28021-A-K9 not broadcasting the SSID in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

Move the AP to one of the other controllers that is working and see if it works. That way you can...

Scott Fella commented on can't able to login on cisco mobility express web page in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

It's always good to see if a different browser works as I don't know if you tried that. Also look...

Scott Fella commented on configuring 2800 in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

As long as what you purchased came with Mobility Express image, you can follow the configuruguide...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco Ap console connection issue through Usb-serial converter in Other Wireless - Mobility Subjects 1 month ago

AP's are different as you need to make sure your setting is 9600 8-N-1.  Many here have stated that...

Scott Fella commented on Does an AP retain the configured name when moved to another controller? in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Seth, Histname has to be unique when AP's are in the same mobility group due to the fact that AP's...

Scott Fella commented on Cisco Equivalent of the Ubiquiti Nanostation M5 in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Exalt is the company Cisco resold P2P bridges. ubiquity is a very low cost option that you will not...

Scott Fella commented on New to Prime Infrastructure, getting APs visible in PI in Security and Network Management 1 month ago

Can you post a screens shot?  Also have you tried a different snmp version and also removed and...

Scott Fella commented on FTP on 2504 WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

I was referring to the laptop FW.  Well there are no bugs showing for that code version. So I would...

Scott Fella commented on 2800 AP max clients in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

Every network is different and to be honest you will have to find out yourself. I'm not a fan of...

Scott Fella commented on FTP on 2504 WLC in Getting Started with Wireless 1 month ago

You sure you don't have a firewall on the machine blocking ftp?  If it is a bug, then if you...

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Principal Consulting Engineer with over 10 years working with wireless technologies mainly on Cisco products with a few years experience in Aruba and Meraki technology. Focus on indoor wireless, outdoor bridge and mesh technology, routing and switching and wireless security which includes knowledge of various radius servers (Microsoft IAS & NPS, Cisco ACS and Cisco ISE.

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