Networking is a vital service for all organizations. Communication between employees is much required for the productivity of the organization. The cabling connection being the main used in an organization has proved to be expensive hence organizations opt for better ways to enhance communication within the organization and cost effectively. In many cases, the organization may not be able to shift automatically from cabled to wireless that’s why they end up outsourcing the service to ensure continued productivity and profitability of the organization as they adapt managed wireless networking system. It enables connection to all vital equipment, therefore, preventing any loss of data and that all vital data is backed up.
Impact of managed wireless to the organization
l It’s managed by a third party, therefore; employee’s daily operations are not interrupted as the organization adapts the service. Few employees may be taught how it works but still not causing much disruption to their daily activities hence productivity is still enhanced.
l Its wireless; all office computers and network equipment are connected not by use of cables but they are able to communicate through radio waves. These enhance communication and it becomes faster to access information and also give the desired feedback in time (data transfer is faster than use of emails)
l Sharing resources become much easier as one access the resource from where they are. Printers, scanners and all equipment required for the efficient performance of duties are all connected wirelessly, this makes it easy to access from whatever part of the business premise you are.
Advantages that accrue to an organization for using managed wireless
l Quick response to consumers, this is enhanced by the ease of access to information hence consumers are attended to in time and this in turn also enhances productivity and good reputation of the organization.
l Easy network expansion; employees increase ever now and then, cables no longer have to be set up to connect the employee to the network, the work is eased by the use of the wireless network
l Guest access is enhanced in as far as they are on the premises or nearby, hence the organization gets to communicate and get feedback from their consumers.
l Roaming with ease without losing access; in as far as one is in the premise they can roam all over without cables trailing behind them or loosing access to the internet or network to which they are connected.
l It enhances productivity and team work of employees; it’s easy to access information at ago hence work on it as a team or consult each other as data transfer is quit fast.
Wireless network vary in size or geographical disbursement of the organization. The organization hence has to decide on that is best for them and that which adequately satisfies their needs be it, wireless LAN, WAN or MAN depending on the size of the organization. Whichever is chosen the benefits of the managed wireless still stand and it’s there to enhance the productivity of the organization and efficiency in the organization and business as a whole.