Mist Location Technology

Location – how it works

    The Mist patented dynamic BLE array (included in all Mist AP’s) Mist vBLE Array The Mist AP has a vBLE array, which consists of a 16 Directional Antennae Bluetooth Array. Eight unique antennas are reflectors to help with directing the BLE energy outward away from the AP, and the other eight unique antennas...

Where is BLE Controlled?

The main controls for Mist BLE are located under Org/Site-Configuration. Then you will see something like this based on what license’s were purchased. Selecting vBLE Engagement will enable the vBLE array for all AP’s on this site, they will all be transmitting. Selecting asset Visibility will also make the vBLE array a listener When both...

RFGlasses for Troubleshooting

RFGlasses is probably one of the coolest Mist innovations ever. When people work with location and have the classic ‘my blue dot isn’t working’ we created this tool so you can visualize exactly what is going on with that client.  Keep in mind the SDK is reporting to the cloud the ‘beams’ it hears every...