Xirrus Wi-Fi Monitor is a desktop widget that allows you to easily monitor wireless networks.
Xirrus has created a collection of easy-to-use tools to help you more effectively use and manage your Wi-Fi networks. The Xirrus Wi-Fi Monitor allows you to monitor your surrounding Wi-Fi environment and status of your Wi-Fi connection in real time - all directly from your desktop.
The Xirrus Wi-Fi Monitor is useful for both IT managers and end users, and is available as a Gadget for Windows Vista, a Yahoo! Widget for Windows XP and MacOS, and a Desklet for Linux. A radar-like display graphically displays available Wi-Fi networks and their range. Detailed information is available about surrounding Wi-Fi networks. A Glossary section helps you make sense of all the Wi-Fi terms. Nine different color skins are available to customize the Wi-Fi Monitor's look for your desktop.
Here are some key features of "Xirrus Wi-Fi Monitor":
· Searching for Wi-Fi networks
· Verifying Wi-Fi coverage
· Locating Wi-Fi devices
· Displaying laptop Wi-Fi settings
· Detecting rogue APs
· Aiming Wi-Fi antennas
· Education on Wi-Fi