Unifi Outdoor AP – What are your options?

In your house you have a great wifi network, the wireless network coverage is perfect and the speed blazingly fast. But as soon as you step outside into your garden your wireless network signal plummets down and by the time you reach your outdoor lounge set, you will have to switch to 4G. Sounds familiar? … Read moreUnifi Outdoor AP – What are your options?

Unifi Network Calculator

I got a lot of questions about what Unifi products people should buy, depending on their house, the number of network devices and maybe even network cameras. So I figured, it’s maybe possible to calculate what products you need based on a couple of questions. The form tries to find the best value for your … Read moreUnifi Network Calculator

The Best Gaming Router cost only $50

Best Gaming Router

When you play online games a fast and steady internet connection is really important. Nothing is so frustrating as high latency which will cause lag and ruin your online gaming experience. I have played online games a lot when I was younger, so I know everything about it when it comes to lag and gaming experience. … Read moreThe Best Gaming Router cost only $50

Adding UniFi Video Camera to Synology Surveillance Station

The Unifi Camera’s are a really good choice. They are priced really nice and deliver high-quality video recordings. But you need a device to record the videos on, an NVR. Now you could buy the Unifi NVR, but they are pretty expensive if you only want to record a couple of cameras at home or at … Read moreAdding UniFi Video Camera to Synology Surveillance Station

Installing the Unifi Controller on a Synology Nas in 5 minutes

Unifi Controller Synology

If you have Unifi network gear you also need the Unifi Controller. And it is best to keep the controller running 24/7, so where are you going to install it? If you have a Synology Nas then you could use a Docker Image to run the Unifi Controller. In this article, I will guide you … Read moreInstalling the Unifi Controller on a Synology Nas in 5 minutes

Reset Unifi AP to factory Defaults

Reset Unifi AP with SSH

So you want to factory reset your Unifi AP, but probably the reset button doesn’t seem to work. Luckily there is another option to reset the access point. In this article, I will walk you through the step that is necessary to reset your access point. Using the Reset Button First, the simple way, using the reset … Read moreReset Unifi AP to factory Defaults

Updating Unifi Controller on Raspberry Pi

Unifi Controller Raspberry Pi

It’s important to keep your network product up-to-date. Most new firmware releases contain bug fixes, performance improvements and may contain support new technology/protocols. The Unifi Controller software is one of the most important parts of the Unifi network, so check regularly if there is a new firmware release. Or even better, signup for the newsletter, I … Read moreUpdating Unifi Controller on Raspberry Pi

Setup Unifi ap without Controller

Setup Unifi Acess Point

So you want enterprise-class wifi at home, but don’t want to use a controller? Normally you install a Ubiquiti Unifi Access Points with a controller. This way you can easily manage multiple access points and keep them all in sync and up-to-date. But what if you don’t want to keep a pc running 24/7/? Do … Read moreSetup Unifi ap without Controller

Install Unifi Controller On Raspberry Pi in 5 min

I have some smart products at home and one of the things I wanted to do is read out the connected WiFi devices. To do this I need to Unifi Controller to be running 24/7, so I needed a device to run the Unifi Controller on, something small, cheap and with low running costs. That’s … Read moreInstall Unifi Controller On Raspberry Pi in 5 min

Unifi Controller Setup Guide [step-by-step]

Setup Unifi Acess Point

Setting up an Unifi Controller is really and can be done in a couple of minutes with this beginners guide. We are going to walk through the initial setup of the controller, connecting the access points and getting the most performance out of it. Also, I will give you some tips on choosing the right … Read moreUnifi Controller Setup Guide [step-by-step]