Cape Networks – WiFi Monitor 2017-11-14T13:50:24+00:00

Troubleshoot WiFi & improve quality remotely

Start monitoring enterprise WiFi with Cape

Test WiFi & apps. Find issues before users complain. Save the day.

The Cape Sensor tests your WiFi network, services, and apps 24/7

Notifications and dashboards alert you if something is wrong and help you troubleshoot

A Powerful, Intuitive WiFi Dashboard

Understanding end-user experience just got easier— whether you’re a WLAN expert or not.

Simple traffic lights show if there’s an issue—and what it is.

Monitor WiFi, network services, and applications you care about.

Move your mouse to see more details. Click for even more info.

Monitor and troubleshoot WiFi from your desk

Designed to give you peace of mind wherever you are in the world.

Smart Notifications

Our Smart Notification system groups notifications to avoid alert fatigue. If an alert is still bothering you, mute it with one click.


Our data processing and dashboards are cloud-based: robust, scalable, don’t need installation, and can be accessed from anywhere in the world.

Mobile & power backup

Mobile backup connectivity and power backup means you never lose sight of your WiFi.

Powerful testing sensor

Looks good in a conference room, classroom, or 5-star lounge.


WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n dual-band WiFi (2.4 & 5GHz) with dual-stream MIMO
Backup connectivity Gigabit ethernet 10/100/1000
3G (HSPA+) connection with fully managed SIM card and service
Power Power over Ethernet: 802.3af POE
or AC power adapter
Backup power Last-gasp power backup using an array of supercapacitors provides extra connectivity when there is no power
Mounting Wall and ceiling mounting bracket with adhesive backing for quick install. Adhesive: no-residue 3M Command Strips.
Recommended mounting location: near users, on a wall or pillar ±4-5 feet (±1.5m) off the ground
Secure mounting Mounting bracket can be screwed to wall or ceiling for added security.
Included security fins prevent removal from mounting bracket without a screwdriver.
Size 6 x 6 x 1.6 inches / 152 x 152 x 40mm
Color White and charcoal
Status indicators Full color status LED on side
Green power LED on underside
Environment Indoors.
14 to 113 degrees Fahrenheit / -10 to 45 degrees Celcius
Processor Dual core ARM Cortex A9 operating at 1.6GHz
Operating system Linux
WiFi test suite Scan, Association, Ping, HPing, HTTP Throughput, Video throughput, VOIP MOS, Iperf, Traceroute, DHCP, DNS.
More coming via remote software update.
Electronic security SSL encryption.
In the box Cape Sensor
Power adapter
Wall and ceiling mounting bracket
For secure mounting: Security flaps, Drilling stencil, 6x Mounting screws, 6x Wall anchors
Warranty 1 year on manufacturing defects

Seamless setup: Plug in, start testing

From the mobile connection to the adhesive mount, everything has been designed for the easiest, fastest setup.

Adhesive for tool-free mounting in 2 minutes

Mobile connection auto downloads settings in minutes

Web-based setup to enter SSID details

Standard tests and thresholds come preconfigured

Secure mount included for public locations

So easy you can mail to a remote site

Some of our customers

“Cape sensors are easy to deploy, and their customer service is top notch and very quick to respond.”

Keith Parsons, Managing Director, WLAN Pros

“Cape has saved me money, made me money, and made me look great all at the same time.”

Drew Lentz, Owner, Frontera

“The intuitive dashboard makes setup and management easy, and remote troubleshooting painless.”

Jonathan Davis, City of Greensboro

“Monitoring WiFi from the user’s perspective is key for us. It saves us travel time and warns us about network issues.”

Dean Manefeldt, Network Engineer, VAST

“Cape beats every infrastructure-based NMS I’ve worked with.”

Brennan Martin, CWNE, ESTI

“The cellular feature on the Cape sensor is a game changer.”

Mitch Dickey, Senior Network Engineer, Loudoun County Public Schools

Enterprise Wi-Fi performance monitoring 
from the user’s perspective

For MSPs, Enterprises, Venues, Public Wi-Fi, Hospitality, Healthcare and more