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  • Received Signal Strength Indication. A measure of the energy observed by an antenna when receiving a signal.


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  • To see if your problem is like my problem, option-mouse click on the Airport icon in the toolbar -- Airport reports a variety of data regarding your connection (MAC address, network channel of your router, "RSSI" -- a measure of signal strength, and transmission rate).

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  • IT managers are often limited to measuring the radio signal strength 'seen' by the Wi-Fi client (received signal strength indicator or RSSI), a general measure of throughput, and indications of co-channel radio interference.

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  • WaveDeploy Basic is a free download from www. that handles three basic measurements (TCP/IP downloads, RSSI, and co-channel interference) for one client device.

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  • The rest can interpolate based on the RSSI of neighboring nodes.

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  • To get good throughput you need to have an RSSI in the -70s dBm.

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  • The seven-digit number alternating with the channel/RSSI display provides the technician with additional status information.

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  • PCTEL will display its line of railroad antennas as well as its other antenna and accessory products at this year's RSSI C&S Exhibition, September 18-20, 2011 in Minneapolis, MN.

  • PCTI - News, a leader in antenna and scanning receiver solutions, will display its comprehensive line of high performance antenna and RF accessory products for railroad applications in Booth #1007 at the RSSI 2011 C&S Exhibition in Minneapolis, September 18-20.

  • Cell Master MT8213E can also provide spectrograms, signal strength, RSSI, and signal ID.


  • "Intermec uses RSSI [return signal strength indicator] data, along with the phase angle of the received RF wave, which changes over time and can be used to compute a tag's speed," says Kurt Mensch, Intermec's RFID product manager. NEWS RSS Feed


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