How To Measure Wall Attenuation

I have wanted to do a blog post on this topic for some time, so here it is. For this post, I will be describing the process of measuring the DB loss or attenuation of a wall. This test is fairly easy to perform and needs minimal tools, such as an AP and a device to measure the signal. For my testing, I will be using a Ruckus R710 AP, a Fluke Aircheck, and a NetAlly EtherScope nXG. I will be measuring on 5 GHz channel since that is what I primarily design for, the process should be the same […]