Wireless controllers – the discussion continues

René Jorissen on October 2, 2012 0 Comments • Tags: #aerohive #architecture #aruba #cisco #controller #less #networks #wireless

There is already a lot said and written about wireless controllers and it’s architectures. During my recent holiday my thoughts were wandering about this subject. At the beginning we had the stand-alone access-points, which were all configured as unique identities. Choosing the correct channel and power level could be a challenge in dense environments, so … Read More


AeroHive HMOL Redirector issue

René Jorissen on March 28, 2012 2 Comments • Tags: #aerohive #hmol #issue #not #number #redirector #serial #showing

When using the HMOL solution from AeroHive, an access-point will discover the correct HiveManager by connecting to staging.aerohive.com. Within the HiveManager management interface you can see which access-points have been redirected to your HMOL. This can be down by checking the Device Access Control List within the Redirector configuration. Sometimes you will notice that not … Read More


AeroHive – access to MyHive landing page

René Jorissen on February 22, 2012 0 Comments • Tags: #access #aerohive #landing #myhive #page #redirector

The AeroHive user, which is created by default, gets a landing page, when logging into https://myhive.aerohive.com. The user can choose between the HiveManager Online and the Redirector. When the users chooses the HiveManager Online or the Redirector, the user has the option to return to landing page by choosing the MyHive option in the upper … Read More

Configuration Example, Wireless

AeroHive Spectrum Analysis

René Jorissen on November 3, 2011 0 Comments • Tags: #aerohive #analysis #hiveap #hivemanager #spectrum

One cool feature about AeroHive is the build-in Spectrum Analysis feature, which is enabled by default from HiveOS 4 and higher. Spectrum analysis is very useful to get a view of the RF environment near an access-point.  This is especially useful when troubleshooting bad connections (high volume of retransmissions) or other problems related to the … Read More