Ekahau Survey is included as part of the Ekahau Connect package, and helps automate the survey process to help The WiFi Specialist create the perfect network for your property. A WiFi survey is the only way to ensure your network is performing at its best.
The WiFi Specialist is a leading installer of high performing WiFi networks for homes and businesses. Our team of professional WiFi specialist engineers can use the advanced Ekahau WiFi tools to conduct advanced WiFi surveys.
Ekahau survey tools for WiFi networks
Ekahau is the industry leader in WiFi optimisation tools. A WiFi site survey is a crucial step in any network configuration – whether it’s a brand new connection, an upgrade or troubleshooting. Site surveys are essential for ensuring your network has the correct access points, the right connection locations and enough capacity and radio frequency connectivity to power the devices you need.
Ekahau uses advanced analytics, powerful software and intuitive WiFi technology to optimise and troubleshoot wireless networks. Using the full Ekahau suite of WiFi tools, you can combine real world information (such as floor plan, location, number of devices) with access point locations for a full picture of WiFi optimisation.
For businesses, the WiFi connection is crucial to staying online and trading. For companies who have invested or are looking to invest in wireless networks, it’s important to get the best possible data and ensure you can get a full survey done quickly when required. With Ekahau, dual band spectrum analysis can be completed quickly and efficiently with Ekahau site survey tools, and combined with customisable reporting and analytics.
Ekahau Survey app
Upgrade your WiFi survey capabilities and get optimised data on connectivity with the Ekahau site survey app. It’s optimised for use with the Ekahau Sidekick tool, and is available on iOS for use with iPhones or iPads.
The survey app by Ekahau is the most efficient and intuitive method for analysing your WiFi connection. The app is optimised for mobile use – meaning it can learn your steps and the layout of your site to provide the most accurate and efficient radio frequency readings every time you survey.
Ekahau mobile survey app benefits and features
Lightweight and fast
Optimised for use on your mobile iPhone or iPad, Ekahau Survey and Ekahau Sidekick (part of Ekahau Connect) allow you to conduct in-depth surveys and optimisations of wireless networks without needing complex, heavy or expensive extra equipment.
Ekahau Survey’s Autopilot function automatically tracks location to gather more data and provide the most realistic and accurate measurements of your site. This allows faster site surveys (up to 33% faster than the traditional laptop WiFi site survey method) and quicker access to the correct locations for APs and antennas.
In-depth site survey technology
Using powerful inbuilt technology, Ekahau survey tools employ powerful survey path inspection tools to get a better understanding of your connection’s radio frequency levels and ideal access point locations. This technology can be used straight from the app on your phone or tablet for lightweight, at your fingertips control.
Learn more about Ekahau site survey tools and help diagnose your connection with The WiFi Specialist
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Ekahau?
Ekahau is a professional, enterprise grade suite of WiFi tools created to help optimise, troubleshoot and improve wireless networks. Ekahau Connect includes a number of industry leading tools. Ekahau Insights for full scale and customisable reporting and analytics. The Ekahau Analyzer App is used to diagnose and validate the health of networks, while Ekahau Heatmapper helps with metering and troubleshooting areas of your connected network.
The Ekahau Survey App for iOS modernises WiFi site survey technology, and other tools include Ekahau Sidekick, Ekahau Wireless Design and Ekahau Pro – which provides real time access to a range of optimised analysis.
What is Ekahau site survey?
Ekahau Site Survey is a tool that helps understand the optimal places for access point locations and installation for wireless networks. Site surveys are crucial for ensuring your network is up to speed, working its best and properly optimised for usage.
The WiFi Specialist is a leading UK WiFi solutions provider, and can help with everything from site surveys for new networks to identifying the best WiFi package for your home or business.
How do you survey a WiFi site?
To begin with any WiFi site survey, you should start with a floor plan or location diagram of the site (i.e. building blueprints). The site needs to be properly inspected and user areas should be analysed by a WiFi expert. Access point locations (wired and wireless) will need to be properly placed – this can be done using the advanced Ekahau survey tools for instant data).
At The WiFi specialist we offer comprehensive value on WiFi site surveys. We use the Ekahau WiFi tools for the most advanced analytics and powerful data processing to get a full picture of your site. We can then advise you on WiFi packages, help with installation, or provide a full WiFi survey report for business.