we are currently going through the tendering process for a school wide wireless network installation. We need to have staff, student, guest and BYOD capabilities as well as providing connectivity for laptop trollies, hand held devices (iPod/iPad for electronic registration) and any other gadgets that haven't been invented yet.
We have looked at various solutions offered by different companies and have whittled it down to three solutions,
At this point I would welcome any comments people might have, positive and negative about any of these solutions. Talking to the vendors tells us that their solution is the best in the world and so I need to get some objective opinion from people on the coalface who are using these technologies.
Do they perform well in your school? If you were starting over, would you choose them again? How easy is the system to administer/monitor/troubleshoot?
What do you like/dislike? What would you change?
What problems have you encountered?
Also, any useful questions for when it comes to the interview stage would also be appreciated.
(Any schools in the Milton Keynes area that are using any of these?)