Wireless Field Day 7

WFD7 Group Photo
L-R: Lee Badman, Keith R. Parsons, Jennifer Huber, Richard McIntosh, Sam Clements, Stephen Foskett, Tom Hollingsworth, Blake Krone, Craig Schnarrs, Peter Paul Engelen, George Stefanick, Jake Snyder, Stewart Goumans, Glenn Cate
Wireless Field Day 7 August 6-8, 2014
Who: Wireless
What: Field Day
When: Past
Where: Silicon Valley

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Presenting Sponsors

Presenting sponsors are selected by the Field Day organizing committee. For information on becoming a Field Day presenter, please see our page about presenting at Tech Field Day.

Delegate Panel

Delegates are selected by the Field Day Delegate community. For more information on our selection process, please see our page about becoming a Field Day Delegate.

Blake Krone


Blake Krone is Cisco CCIE Wireless and CWNA certified Wireless Network Architect with experience designing and deploying enterprise class networks supporting hundreds of APs and multiple controllers for Voice, Data, and RTLS.

Craig Schnarrs


Craig Schnarrs, is senior wireless network operations engineer and WiFi blogger

George Stefanick


George Stefanick is a Wireless Architect employed by a large healthcare system in the Texas Medical Center.

Glenn Cate


Glenn Cate is a senior IT analyst who is passionate about all things Wi-Fi!

Jake Snyder


Jake is a Systems Engineer focused on designing and deploying wireless networks in the Pacific Northwest.

Jennifer Huber


Jennifer has over 10 years of experience in the networking and wireless engineering industry.

Keith R. Parsons


Keith is Managing Director of Wireless LAN Professionals, and focuses his energy on providing great WLAN education, design and consulting to global customers.

Lee Badman


Lee Badman currently writes for Network Computing Magazine as Wireless and Mobility blogger, and has over twelve years of professional industry analysis under his belt.

Peter Paul Engelen


Peter-Paul Engelen is a technical consultant with advanced (pre) sales experience and business development skills in multi-vendor Cloud-based (W)LAN and Wholesale ISP/Carriers.

Richard McIntosh


Network engineer at a higher education institute with a focus in wireless networking.

Sam Clements


Sam Clements is an avid wireless technologist with a passion for all things mobility.

Stewart Goumans


Stewart is a Mobility Consultant helping customers and fellow WiFi'ers with wireless design in Vancouver British Columbia, Canada

Presentation Calendar

Most presentations are streamed live on this page, at TechFieldDay.com, and at some delegate and presenter web sites. After the event, the following pages contain video recordings of these presentations.

Wednesday, Aug 6 10:00-12:00 Fluke Networks Presents at Wireless Field Day 7
Wednesday, Aug 6 13:30-15:30 AirTight Networks Presents at Wireless Field Day 7
Wednesday, Aug 6 16:00-18:00 Extreme Networks Presents at Wireless Field Day 7
Thursday, Aug 7 8:00-10:00 Avaya Presents at Wireless Field Day 7
Thursday, Aug 7 10:30-12:30 Aruba Networks Presents at Wireless Field Day 7
Thursday, Aug 7 14:30-16:30 WildPackets Presents at Wireless Field Day 7
Thursday, Aug 7 17:00-18:00 Wireless Field Day 7 Delegate Roundtables
Friday, Aug 8 9:30-11:30 Cisco Presents at Wireless Field Day 7

Event Staff

Stephen Foskett


Tom Hollingsworth


Links with Tag #WFD7

  1. Wires Are The Exception
  2. Avaya: Building the Shortest Path Bridge
  3. The Atomic Weight of Policy
  4. Why is Lync The Killer SDN Application?
  5. Airtight and Scrape: An Interesting Social Wifi Use Case
  6. The Meraki Gnome and The Seventh Wireless Field Day Awards
  7. SDN Redux, Graveyards, TCPDump and Knights of the WLAN Roundtable
  8. Aruba Networks – R.I.P No More “DeskPhones’’
  9. RX-SOP Whitepaper
  10. Cisco 8.0 HD WLAN Features
  11. Impressions of WFD7 (Day 1): Drones, Noodles and SDN
  12. Recap of @TechField Day WFD7 (with images, tweets)
  13. What information about Facebook friends is shared during social login, and does it spam them?
  14. Do We Need To Redefine Open?
  15. Fluke Networks – 802.11ac & flying drones…
  16. Fluke Networks’ AirCheck- A Growing Family
  17. Avaya Wireless is all about SDN
  18. Quotes from K-12 Building Architects vs WLAN Vendors
  19. Acronyms Galore! – WLAN Pros
  20. Multi-User MIMO – Marketing Hype vs Reality
  21. Wi-Fi ≠ Commodity
  22. Maybe MU-MIMO Matters
  23. Wireless Field Day 7: What went on at WildPackets
  24. Re: Liking One Social Wi-Fi Case Study- and Disliking Another
  25. Liking One Social Wi-Fi Case Study- and Disliking Another
  26. Wireless Nerd: Responding to the Social WiFi Roundtable
  27. The Wireless Tools They Are a-Changin’
  28. My Case Study on Social Wi-Fi at AirTight Networks for Wireless Field Day 7
  29. Well, I’m supposed to start a blog
  30. Mobile WLAN Tools: Pros & Cons
  31. Enchantment is The New Black
  32. In-Flight Wi-Fi- On the Way to Wireless Field Day 7
  33. This Isn’t Your Average Field Day…
  34. Why SDN is coming to a wireless network near you
  35. Clear your schedule and mark your calendars WFD#7 is this week!
  36. EPIC! – a great description for WFD#7 this week (MiniBlog)
  37. Wireless Field Day: Are you ready for Lucky Number 7?
  38. A Riddle for Wireless Field Day 7 Delegates: What am I?
  39. 08 – Wireless Field Day 7 Kickoff « On The Fly Wi-Fi
  40. WLAN Wrapup – July 2014
  41. AirTight (MiniBlog)
  42. Aruba eh? (MiniBlog)
  43. Wireless Field Day #7 “A” What’s in the name?
  44. Avaya does Wireless? (MiniBlog)
  45. Wireless Field Day #7: T-Minus 30 days and counting….
  46. The Great Wireless Field Day 7 Pre-Blog
  47. Excited to hear Avaya present at Wireless Field Day 7!
  48. Know something Wi-Fi…Know everything Wi-Fi
  49. Preparing for Wireless Tech Field Day 7
  50. Wireless Field Day 7: I am invited!
  51. WLAN Wrapup – May 2014

More Information

If you would like to sponsor or attend these events as a delegate, please contact Stephen Foskett, Gestalt IT Community Organizer, at [email protected] or call +1(508)451-9532.

This is a Past Wireless Field Day in Silicon Valley