Ekahau Sidekick

Ekahau Sidekick

Ekahau Sidekick is a professional Wi-Fi device that provides highly accurate and standardized Wi-Fi surveys — by using two Wi-Fi radios and a spectrum analyzer to achieve expert-level Wi-Fi site surveys and troubleshooting across your network.


All-in-One Wi-Fi Site Diagnostics and Measurement Device

The only professional measurement device for Wi-Fi site surveys and spectrum analysis.

Ekahau Sidekick sets the industry benchmark for advanced precision with 2.4 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi spectrum combined with automated interference source detection.

Optimized for Wi-Fi Heatmapping and Troubleshooting

Ekahau Sidekick, custom-built to connect with the Ekahau ProTM site survey tool, is the industry standard for designing, analyzing, optimizing and troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks.

Supports all Wi-Fi standards, including the new 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6).


Designed for Wireless Professionals

A must-have professional Wi-Fi measurement device for enterprise network engineers, system integrators, and Wi-Fi professionals who design and maintain wireless networks.

Measurement Powerhouse

Unbeatable interference measurement with dual band high end spectrum analyzer.

Leverage seven factory tested antennas, placed in the optimum orientation, to deliver the most precise and consistent measurement accuracy.


Cut Onsite Time by 50%

Simple plug and play delivers 2x faster site surveys, 4-10x faster spectrum analysis (compared to other Wi-Fi spectrum analyzers), and 8 hours of survey time.

Ekahau Connect

Ekahau Connect

Design, optimize and troubleshoot Wi-Fi networks faster and easier than ever before

Ekahau Connect is a suite of Wi-Fi tools that enables seamless collaboration between IT personnel, who are charged with keeping Wi-Fi running smoothly, and the Wi-Fi expert, who is often overloaded with managing multiple projects and sites


Ekahau Pro™ Site Survey Tool

The Industry standard tool for designing, analyzing, optimizing and troubleshooting Wi-Fi Networks. It combines professional grade features with unprecedented ease of use and features a new, ultra-fast user interface which works on macOS and Windows. Ekahau Pro site survey supports all Wi-Fi access points, thousands of antennas and every Wi-Fi standard including 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6).

Ekahau Sidekick®

All-in-one, precise Wi-Fi diagnostic and measurement device that contains two Wi-Fi radios and a spectrum analyzer used for professional Wi-Fi site surveys and troubleshooting. It delivers 2x faster site surveys, 4-10x faster spectrum analysis (compared to other Wi-Fi spectrum analyzers) and uses seven factory tested antennas which are placed in the optimum orientation to deliver precise and consistent measurement accuracy. It’s plug-and-play, works with iPad, iPhone, MacOS and Windows and supports all Wi-Fi standards, including the new 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6).


Ekahau Survey™ for iPhone & iPad

Ekahau Survey is the first professional grade Wi-Fi site survey tool for iPhone and iPad which is up to 90% lighter and 33% faster than using a laptop. The intuitive app features automated location tracking which means site surveys are easier and faster than ever before, dramatically reducing site survey costs.

*iPhone & iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.

Ekahau Capture™

With Ekahau Capture you no longer have to invest into dedicated and expensive equipment or fallback on complex and unreliable methods to perform packet capture. Easily collect the data you need to conduct advanced troubleshooting and in-depth analysis of tough to diagnose Wi-Fi problems without waiting for a Wi-Fi expert. Ekahau Capture makes it possible for anyone to quickly capture Wi-Fi packets using Ekahau Sidekick.

*Separate packet analyzer required.


Ekahau Cloud™

Choose a collaboration method that works best for you and your customers and easily switch between offline and cloud modes. Enjoy seamless collaboration between central office and field sites and make project sharing with your entire team simple and easy. Multiple people in the field can now work concurrently on the same project while critical data can be quickly shared with Wi-Fi experts anywhere in the world so they can help troubleshoot tough to solve problems without ever leaving the office.

Ekahau Connect™ Training

Get up and running quickly with access to on-demand, self-paced Ekahau Connect™ training content. This training covers all aspects of getting started with and using Ekahau Connect and serves as a great started course for those looking to take more advanced Ekahau University courses.


ECSE Advanced

Dive into the intricacies of designing, optimizing and troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks in this 3-day course of classroom lectures and labs taught by Wi-Fi experts.

  • Designed for those that would like to go above and beyond the ECSE Design course
  • Covers advanced reporting, packet capture, throughput testing and much more
  •  ECSE Design is a pre-requisite
  • Receive an exclusive ECSE Advanced certification after passing the certification exam
  • Maximum of 12 people per class


ECSE Advanced Datasheet

ECSE Advanced Datasheet

ECSE Advanced Agenda

ECSE Troubleshooting

This 4-day course consists of classroom lectures and labs taught by Wi-Fi experts. Learn how to identify potential Wireless LAN issues and use best practice troubleshooting techniques and tools to identify and resolve these issues.

  • Set a baseline of knowledge and shared vocabulary, covering fundamentals of RF, 802.11 and how Wi-Fi works from a Wi-Fi client device perspective.
  • Work through 6 standard network troubleshooting processes using various tools and techniques at each stage to identify and resolve issues including Investigate, Measure, Validate, Spectrum Analysis, Packet Capture, and Management Systems.
  • Hands-on labs using free tools, low-cost tools and professional tools.

Course Info:

  • No prerequisites, but CWNA is recommended. A firm grasp of OSI model, network protocols and network traffic flows is expected.

  • Receive a highly regarded ECSE Troubleshooting certification after passing the certification exam.

  • Maximum of 12 people per class.


ECSE Troubleshooting Datasheet

ECSE Troubleshooting Datasheet

ECSE Troubleshooting Agenda

ECSE Troubleshooting Agenda

ECSE Design

Join an elite group of over 3,500 ECSE wireless professionals!

This 4-day course consists of classroom lectures and labs taught by Wi-Fi experts. Learn how to design, optimize, and troubleshoot better Wi-Fi using Ekahau products.

  • Designed for Wi-Fi systems engineers, IT administrators, and other wireless professionals
  • Dive into all aspects of Wi-Fi life-cycle management including RF fundamentals, predictive designs, spectrum analysis, and much more
  • Receive a highly regarded Ekahau Certified Survey Engineer (ECSE) certification after passing the certification exam
  • Maximum of 12 people per class


ECSE Design Datasheet

ECSE Design Agenda

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Ekahau Pro

Professional Grade, Easy to use.

Ekahau Pro site survey tool is the complete toolkit for designing, analyzing, optimizing and troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks. Running on either macOS or Windows, it is the de-facto tool for network engineers in companies of all sizes.

Key Benefits


Ultra-Fast Wi-Fi Planning

Accurately design a high-capacity Wi-Fi network based on your requirements. Create the entire plan in 3D, and take into account wall materials, floor materials, antenna direction and up/down tilt, and many more factors. Design for coverage as well as capacity thanks to the advanced Capacity Planning features.

Wi-Fi Site Surveys

Ekahau’s Wi-Fi site survey tool allows simple yet ultra-comprehensive validation of Wi-Fi network coverage and performance. Purchase Ekahau Pro as part of the Ekahau Connect product suite, and get Ekahau Sidekick measurement hardware, as well as Ekahau Survey for iPad to conduct light-weight professional Wi-Fi site surveys.

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Optimized for Ekahau Sidekick®

Connect Ekahau Sidekick (sold separately, part of Ekahau Connect Suite) with Ekahau Pro™ site survey tool for fast and accurate on-site surveys, ultra-high-end spectrum analysis and longer battery life.

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Conduct in-depth testing of access point configurations and metrics to identify common issues such as coverage holes, co-channel interference, non-Wi-Fi interference, over-capacity, high channel utilization, and malfunctioning equipment.

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Automatic Reporting

Generate easy-to-interpret reports for your entire Wi-Fi project with a single click or create fully customized reports designed around your specific project needs.