Network Component Installation
*Domain: A set of contiguous cells that covers all of the desired coverage area. All Access
Points and associated wireless monitors must be configured with the same domain number.
The valid range is 0-15. If there is more than one domain in an RF system, each domain must
have a different domain number.
**Channel: a number between 1 and 15. The bedside changes channels while roaming
between access points. In order to roam properly, adjacent cells (i.e. access points) cannot
have the same channel number. Also consider interference with access points in other
domains, other systems, and in other areas of the hospital. To minimize interference, do not
Refer to Chapter 3 for Domain and Channel design considerations
If an error should occur during the configuration process, one of the following
troubleshooting procedures may resolve the problem.
If the Read-only attribute has not been removed from the configuration tool files, the
following error message will be displayed.
Installing the Clinical Network
Click the Save button.
– Click OK to exit the tool and remove the Read-only attribute following the
procedure described in Making the Config Files Writable.
enter supported IP Address