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
Chanalyzer works with 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 Usage and Interference
By graphing every access point within reach and pairing it with the raw RF information provided by Wi-Spy DBx, 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
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
Get MetaGeek Enterprise Suite
Three enterprise-grade Wi-Fi troubleshooting and performance
- Capture packets, see packet events and live packet statistics with Tonic
- Discover and identify sources of non-Wi-Fi interference with Chanalyzer
- Perform in-depth Wi-Fi protocol and performance analysis with Eye P.A.