AM-210-OJT : WLAN WiFi Analyzer & Spectrum XT Troubleshooting
Duration: 4 Days, Onsite
Course Level: Intermediate
Overview: AirMagnet WLAN WiFi Analyzer & Spectrum XT Troubleshooting OJT training focuses on the acquisition of wireless analyzer skills in the workplace. We begin by coaching key concepts then guide the student use those concepts when analyzing their own wireless network. We will gather actual data at your location. Our instructors’ real world experiences help demonstrate additional concepts. After this engagement, the students will produce a final analysis and detailed report.

WLAN WiFi Troublshooting OJT ensures your team has the knowledge and skills to analyze your WLAN network. We design our training with feedback from the software developers, field engineers, trainers, and our customers to ensure your team gets the best knowledge transference possible. We continuously review and update our training to maintain the highest standards.
Who is the course for? This wireless training class is designed for network administrators, systems engineers, and IT personnel who analyze enterprise WiFi networks. Managers and administrators who outsource these services will also benefit by learning to use the AirMagnet toolsets in order to verify the work done by contractors. Consultants and system integrators who use AirMagnet products to investigate wireless network issues will also receive value from this course.
What will you get from this course? When you have completed this course, you will be able to:
  • Install and configure AirMagnet mobile tools software
  • Create, import and export configurations
  • Troubleshooting best practices
  • Manage security policies
  • Perform Wi-Fi troubleshooting and security audits
  • Understand and customize the dashboard
  • Properly collect data
  • Perform data analysis
  • Perform multi-adapter survey
  • Produce professional data reports
Prerequisites: Strongly Recommend AM-101 WiFi Foundations course, AM-115 AirMagnet Hands-On Training or AM-216: WLAN WiFi Troubleshooting
Hands-on Excercise: Yes
Course Outline:
Day One (Office) Classroom Instruction and Customer Facility
  • Understanding WLAN interference
    • Introduction to WLAN spectrum analysis
    • Intro to Spectrum XT
    • Visualizing 2.4 GHz WLAN interference
    • Analyzing 2.4 GHz WLAN interference
  • Spectrum XT and WiFi Analyzer configuration
    • Custom device classification manager
    • Creating, importing & exporting profiles
    • Enable Spectrum XT integration
    • Produce reports
  • Survey project creation
    • Creating a new project
    • CScaling drawings
    • Intro to Design
Day Two (Office and Field) Customer Facility Survey
  • CONTINUE from first day lecture
  • Survey configuration
    • Create filters
    • Configure channel scanning and selecting channels to scan
    • Setting propagation limits
    • Configure auto AP placement
    • Configuring Spectrum XT integration
    • Setting interference parameters
    • Reporting and security audits
    • Wi-Fi troubleshooting
  • Best practices for performing data collection
    • Proper positioning of adapter(s)
    • Walking proper paths at the proper speeds
    • Collection methods
    • AirMagnet mobile tools
  • Day Two (Field):
  • Create troubleshooting best practices documentation
  • Perform passive survey and active with Spectrum Analyzer integrated
  • Perform WiFi analysis with Spectrum Analyzer integrated
  • Verify data gathered correctly
  • WiFi Analyzer data analysis
Day Three (Field) Customer Facility Survey
  • Perform multi adapter survey with Spectrum Analyzer integrated
  • Perform Spectrum Analysis survey of all bands with WiFi capture
  • Locating interferers and devices using finder tools
  • Spectrum XT Data Analysis
Day Four (Office) Classroom Instruction
  • Security Policies
    • Configuring security IDS/IPS parameters
    • Configuring performance violation parameters
  • Full controller review
  • Surveyor data analysis and reporting documentation
  • WiFi Analyzer data abalysis and reporting documentation
  • Spectrum XT data analysis and reporting documentation
  • Smaller class size would be most beneficial (no more than 5).
  • This engagement is run at a minimum of 4 days.
  • The facility to be analyzed must be less than 75,000 square feet in size.
  • All floor-plans must be reviewed during the project kick-off call (minimum 1 week) before the OJT engagement takes place.
Terms and Conditions
AirMagnet Academy Cancellation Policy:
Persons looking to cancel their attendance of an AirMagnet Academy class are subject to the following terms and conditions. Registrants who cancel ten (10) business days before the course will be entitled the full refund. Class registrants who cancel between five (5) and nine (9) business days before the course will receive a 50% refund of the course fee. Registrants who cancel less than five (5) business days before the course are not entitled to a refund.
All cancellations are required to be in writing and notified to an AirMagnet representative. AirMagnet reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any course if necessary.