Chapter 12. Increasing Your Hotspot’s Wireless Coverage
If you are not getting the desired wireless performance from your existing hotspot, or if you want to expand the coverage area or even cover your entire facility, you have a few options. These methods range from replacing an antenna to installing additional access points (APs) around your facility.
You can increase the wireless coverage area of your hotspot in three ways, as shown in Table 12-1.
Table 12-1. Comparison of Methods to Increase Wireless Coverage
Amount of Coverage Increase
Use higher-gain antennas
Use wireless repeaters
Keep in mind that you can implement a combination of these methods ...