Mikrotik and Wireless Interference – Deploying High Density WiFi with CAPsMAN

Mikrotik and Wireless Interference – Deploying High Density WiFi with CAPsMAN This post is brought to you by over 100 hours of blood, sweat, and maybe a few tears, in making an optimal Mikrotik-based high density wireless system. One of the hardest projects I’ve ever done, but wow it feels good to be at the end. […]

Mikrotik – Cloud Router Switch – Switch Chip VLANs

  Mikrotik – CRS – Switch Chip VLANs Well, this all came in last week — 8x Cloud Router Switches (CRS125-24G-1S), 33x WAPs, 4x BaseBox 2s, and a 12 Port Fiber Switch (CRS212-1G-10S-1S+), enough gear to hook together an a minor-league baseball stadium, fun stuff! This post is regarding how to use the CRS Switch Chip. The […]

Mikrotik Queues, Bandwidth Throttling, and Bursting

Bandwidth Throttling, a system you would think would be easier to pull off. Hoping you find this article helpful. I’m installing a CCR-1036-12G-4S for a minor league baseball stadium, and am expecting about 600-800 devices to be connected during a game. The stadium has a symmetrical (up/down) gigabit fiber line, and I have to ration […]

Mikrotik WAP AC Quick Setup Guide & Guest Network Scripts

Mikrotik WAP AC – Quick Setup – Guide & Guest Network Scripts Oh boy, look what just arrived in the mail, a brand new Mikrotik WAP AC, also known as the “RBwAPG-5HacT2HnD”! I’ve had a blast configuring this awesome little wireless access point.  Unlike exporting/importing a configuration which can cause major issues when imported to […]

Mikrotik Guest Wireless Network

Mikrotik Guest Wireless Network If you’ve got a Mikrotik router with wireless or a Mikrotik Wireless Access Point and desire to setup WiFi with a Guest Network — you’re in the right place! This guide will assume the most common setup scenario — Guest Wireless and Private Wireless share the same internet connection, but cannot talk […]

MikroTik wAP – Setup Guide – Multiple APs with Roaming

MikroTik wAP Quick Setup Guide Hello there, this post will provide instructions configuring a MikroTik wireless access points from start to finish with a quick script. The goal is a wireless network where you can walk around the building and have client devices jump from WAP to WAP via access rules (Min-RSSI). These principles will work on […]