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How does an AP acquire a channel via RTS/CTS in IEEE802.11ac?
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I'll be trying an answer here, but it is a difficult subject. First I think we should note that 802.11ac traffic is not necessarily in MU-MIMO, as your title might suggest. Today this technology is ...

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802.11 Are the Frame Control Settings Set On the Access Point or the Client Device
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This type of parameter can be set on both type of devices. The difference is that most of the time, if it is set on a station, it will only affect this particular station, while if it is set on the AP,...

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Testing MCS Index Rates
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It depends on the configuration possibilities of the Access Point. A residential access point is not likely to have this possibility, but if you have direct access to a chipset, through shell for ...

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Probe Request frames in 802.11n
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Since probe requests are management frames, they are sent at the lowest rate in the network (1Mbps in 2.4GHz, 6Mbps in 5GHz). I'm not 100% if it's a norm standard, but this is at least an industry ...

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Can 802.11a connect or can bridge to 802.11n?
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You'll have to make sure that both APs support 802.11a. 802.11n is a technology supported on both WiFi frequency bands, so it does not indicate which band you are on. If AP1 supports only .11a and AP2 ...

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What is the difference between "Client Mode" and "Independent Bridge" in an AP?
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The difference between an independent bridge and a "client AP" is (poorly) explained in mode 5 description: These units are wireless driverless clients. It means that a terminal using an ...

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DCF and its relationship with Clear Channel Assesment (CCA) in IEEE802.11
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Additionally to Cliff Alligood answer: the coordination function is independent of the way the state of the channel is detected. IEEE 802.11-2012 Annex E.1 defines that Energy Detection is to be used ...

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