Spectrum Analysis for Complex Networks
Wi-Fi is no longer a luxury. Your users depend on Wi-Fi for business, education, healthcare, and entertainment. But delivering reliable Wi-Fi in complex network environments can be difficult. That is why we built Wi-Spy and Chanalyzer.
Powerful Dual-Band Spectrum Analysis
Chanalyzer Essential includes Wi-Spy DBx, a powerful dual-band spectrum analyzer that measures Wi-Fi and non-Wi-Fi activity in both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands. Chanalyzer utilizes radio frequency data from Wi-Spy DBx to provide you with a real-time visual overview of your Wi-Fi network environment.
Locate Sources of Interference
Once you're able to see interference, the next step is to eliminate it. Unlike the omnidirectional Wi-Fi antenna in your laptop or wireless adapter, a directional antenna is highly focused to pinpoint non-Wi-Fi sources of interference. This allows you to actively seek out and remove loud transmitters from your Wi-Fi environment.
Monitor Channel Saturation and Intermittent Interferers
By graphing every access point within reach and pairing it with the raw RF information provided by Wi-Spy, Chanalyzer provides you with all the information you need to monitor and manage saturated channels. The built-in recording feature even allows you to track the most frustrating Wi-Fi problem – intermittent interference – and come up with a plan to eliminate it for good.
Report Your Findings with Ease
Utilizing Report Builder – included in Chanalyzer Essential – you can add a snapshot of any image or table with just a few clicks. Then add your own pictures and descriptions (or just use the defaults) to provide context. After you’re done, export to PDF to create a visually compelling report of dead spots, saturation, and rogue APs that your boss or clients can understand.View Sample Report
Visualize Your Wireless Landscape With Wi-Spy DBx + Chanalyzer
Wi-Spy DBx hardware and Chanalyzer software are both included in the MetaGeek Complete product bundle.
What our customers say about us
"In 16 years of building and analyzing wireless networks, Wi-Spy is the best ‘bang-for-the-buck’ I’ve seen."
The Network Operations Company
"In an industrial environment, you have to own your airspace."
Network and Security Engineer at GPA
"Wi-Spy is easily one of my all time favorite tools and I strongly recommend it to anyone who is responsible for managing a Wi-Fi network of any size."
CISSP, CISM, CEH, ECSA
- OPERATING SYSTEM: Microsoft® Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista
- .NET FRAMEWORK: 4.5
- MAC OS VIRTUALIZATION: VMware Fusion, Parallels
- RAM: 4 GB
- RESOLUTION: 1024x600 (1366x768 or better recommended)
- Wi-Fi RADIO: Internal or USB Wi-Fi Adapter (802.11n/ac recommended)
- NOTE: Virtual machines require an external USB Wi-Fi adapter to view Wi-Fi information
- An Internet connection is required to register and use the software Learn More
MetaCare Assurance Plan
All new Chanalyzer and Eye P.A. licenses include a 1-year subscription to the MetaCare Assurance Plan, a software maintenance agreement that entitles you to free product feature refinements, software updates and product support during the duration of the subscription.