4 Posts

Optimize Ruckus Configuration - Part 2

February 19, 2018 0 Comments ruckus

A couple years ago I posted how to Optimize Ruckus Configuration, and since then I've been continually tweaking so that my dense, multi-story WiFi environment performs well with Windows, Mac OSX, and mobile devices. Here are my current optimizations:

Note: This is based on Ruckus ZoneDirector build 44

System Wide:

  • Channel Optimization: Optimize for Performance. This

Optimize Ruckus Configuration

October 10, 2014 0 Comments ruckus, wifi

I came across a good support forum post (link below) that goes over some CLI configuration changes to optimize your Ruckus setup.  Personally, I enabled ofdm-only and changed the bss-minrate and have seen better roaming behavior:

  1. SSH into your ZoneDirector
  2. Verify your current WLAN settings with show wlan name "wlan name"
  3. Enter enable mode with enable
  4. Enter config

Ruckus DHCP Filtering/Manipulation

September 22, 2014 0 Comments ruckus

By default, when a client connects to a Ruckus AP and sends a DHCP request, the DHCP request is converted to unicast, and once an IP addresses has been provided to the client, additional DHCP requests from the same client seem to be ignored.  This normally works great, and significantly reduces broadcast traffic on your wireless network.  The only time