Fluke Networks’ enhances WLAN validation and troubleshooting capabilities of AirCheck Wi-Fi Tester

Fluke NetworksApril 12, 2012Fluke Networks has released version 2.0 of the software that powers its popular AirCheck Wi-Fi Tester, making it easier and faster for frontline technicians to troubleshoot today’s complex wireless LANs (WLAN) problems.

The Wi-Fi Tester features a new one-button AutoTest that automatically conducts critical wireless tests for interference, network quality and rogue access point (AP) detection to more quickly and consistently validate wireless network performance, and discover security threats and other issues impacting end-users.

In addition to the AutoTest feature, the AirCheck Wi-Fi Tester v2.0 also provides increased visibility of client devices, such as laptops and printers and lets users track them, making it easy to identify and solve wireless connectivity problems. It includes an onboard security configuration feature that lets users configure the tester on the fly to access secure networks, without having to use a PC.

Wayne Allen, program manager, Fluke Networks, said, “In just 18 months, Fluke Networks’ customers have made the AirCheck tester one of the industry’s premier Wi-Fi troubleshooting tools because of its ease-of-use.”

The new tester is now available worldwide and can be purchased from Fluke Networks channel partners. Existing owners can upgrade to the new features through a support contract.

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