Congratulations to Deb!

We’d like to give a very big congratulations to our own Debra Mercier for being chosen to participate in the mentor program for the Women’s Wireless Leadership Forum. Her impressive display of leadership in her field makes us proud to call her a part of our team!

The Women’s Wireless Leadership Forum (WWLF) is a volunteer association for professional women in the wireless communications industry. Through WWLF’s events, members share their expertise, broaden their contacts, and advance their career opportunities. WWLF celebrates the experience of the many successful women in the communications industry.

If you’d like to read more about them, please feel free to visit the WWLF website here.

WZC and UM partner up to bring WiFi to a historic event

Article source here

Long before staff gathered in the Diag to celebrate 200 years of University of Michigan history, members of the ITS Infrastructure network team, supported by WiFi vendor WZC, were working hard to install temporary WiFi in the Diag for this historic event.  The team deployed 15 access points (APs): eight wired connections and seven connected via Wi-Fi mesh. Engineers ran network cables out of building windows, arranged for electricity where possible with use of batteries where no electricity was available, connected all the access points to the wireless controllers, and monitored the usage during the event.

WiFi usage during the event

  • 8,671 unique users
  • 8,867 unique devices
  • 22,802 unique sessions
  • 63,564 overall authentications
  • 28,079.23 MB uploaded
  • 59,536.37 MB downloaded

Connections over time graph

Red is the number of associated devices (not necessarily using WiFi, just connected to an AP) and the blue is authenticated, meaning passed through either MGuest login or logged in via MWireless.

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Learn how WZC Networking re-designed a convention center Wi-Fi network 50% faster

Join us on March 8th for a special webinar with our friends at iBWave Wi-Fi to hear how WZC Networking completed the re-design of a convention center Wi-Fi network 50% faster.

Special WZC guest speakers Matt Wierzgac and Debra Mercier will be presenting at the seminar.  We would love to see you there!

Click here to register

 

 

Wireless Engineering Technician

Position:                                         Wireless Engineering Technician

               

Reporting to:                                Operations Manager

 
Qualifications: 

  • Networking courses at accredited college or trade school
  • Electronic Technology Certificate
  • Engineering Associates Degree
  • Advance Manufacturing Skills Certificate
  • Advance Manufacturing Certificate
  • and/or related experience in computer networking or cabling

 

Job Responsibilities:

 The WLAN engineer technician will join a fast growing and dynamic company where we will train you on the following:

  • Plan and perform wireless site surveys
  • Identify wireless access points by model, antenna types
  • Plan, design, and implement modern wireless networks, including logical configuration
  • Create coverage maps using industry‐standard software
  • Perform infrastructure testing and evaluation
  • Ensure configuration and feature consistency is maintained across the wireless network architecture
  • Recommend various options of wireless solutions
  • Develop and use troubleshooting & problem‐solving skills for network and application issues
  • Create and maintain network documentation of radio frequency topology, equipment, and configuration
  • Deploy physical network infrastructure, including low‐voltage cabling

Additional job requirements

  • Must have your own transportation, a valid driver’s license, and an excellent driving record
  • Approximately 30% travel required
  • Must be able to perform a variety of concurrent tasks with minimal direction or supervision
  • Must be able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high‐pressure environment
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and analytical problem solving abilities
  • Must have strong written & oral communication skills
  • Must be highly self‐motivated
  • Must have the ability to pay attention to detail and provide thorough and accurate work
  • Must be able to effectively plan and collaborate with others
  • Must be able to present new ideas and designs to management and senior personnel

 

Benefits

  • Healthcare benefits
  • Paid time off, including six company holidays
  • Additional paid training and certification in wireless networking
  • Salary range $31,000 – $35,000

 

Apply Now

Or

Send cover letter and resume to: info@wzcnetworking.net

Samsung Partnership

We here at WZC Networking are very excited for our opportunity to work with Samsung.  A global leader in wireless technology and network infrastructure, Samsung has spent the last 50 years developing and commercializing some of the world’s most popular communication services.

If you would like to learn more, please feel free to visit their website here.

NCR

We at WZC Networking are pleased to present that we are now working with NCR. NCR is a world leader in consumer transaction technologies that specialize in many different areas, including point-of-sale terminals.

We look forward to working with them more in the future!

https://www.ncr.com/

WZC Networking Joins Novi Chamber of Commerce

We are pleased to announce that we have recently joined the Novi Chamber of Commerce.

The Novi Chamber of Commerce provides a terrific service in connecting businesses with one another, and playing a key role in encouraging investment and growth in our economy.

If you would like to learn more about them, please feel free to visit their website at www.novichamber.com

Employee of the Quarter!

We’d like to congratulate our very own Paul Rutherford on winning our first employee of the quarter prize. His hard work and determination is something we should all strive for!

Congrats Paul!

Company Outing!

The team had a blast today at the Three Cedar Farms orchard!  It was great having Debra and Curtis from our Chicago office come and visit us.  Happy Halloween everyone!

 

CTIA Super Mobility Conference

We had an amazing week at the Super Mobility Conference!  We listened to some great live music, met some new friends, and even saw Mark Cuban!

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