The hotel WiFi network is somehow becoming one of the most important reasons that guests coming back. Hotels are also aiming to increase the guest experience thus costing more for wireless networking. But there are still some challenges while building the network and now seems to be the common problems.
Challenge of Hospitality WiFiWith ordinary access point, once the active clients number grows, the sharing wireless speed descends. Normal wireless access point or routers cannot cover every corner of the whole area then cause dead zone. While one access point get more than 15-20 users connected, it would become very hard that get additional clients get connected. Another challenge is the walls of each room in hotel would cause greatly attenuation of the wireless signal.
Nowadays as the number of mobile devices carried by hotel guests increases, and as data usage in indoor locations grows exponentially, hoteliers are challenged with providing reliable connectivity for their guests. The mobile device roaming is becoming another challenge for wireless access point.
Benefits of Wisnetworks Solution
With Wisnetworks in-wall access point, each room has its own wireless access point thus eliminating the heavy load problem of handling multiple users access and providing fast and low latency wireless network. An additional benefit is that due to the power control of our device, the room to room wireless interferences could significantly be reduced by the walls, ensuring the unique experience for each guest.
Unlike everything else out there, Wisnetworks indoor access point configures in minutes, and can be installed in less time at less cost. The 802.3af PoE feature would help more flexible deployment in indoor environment, simply change the old in wall Ethernet port plate to the access point, and change to a PoE switch in the network room, making the whole hotel wireless.
Wisnetworks will provide hardware and software access point controller to manage all the access point units in your hotel. It supports managing up to 500 units for upgrading firmware, import configuration, user bandwidth limit, wireless load balance, wireless roaming, etc. The central management helps greatly reduce the cost of the device monitoring and maintaince and making it essential to provide a memorable guest Wi-Fi experience.