The Basics of Signal Attenuation

Maximize Signal Range and Wireless Monitoring Capability
CHESTERLAND OH—July 12, 2012

Wireless monitoringAttenuation is a reduction of signal strength during transmission, such as when sending data collected through automated monitoring. Attenuation is represented in decibels (dB), which is ten times the logarithm of the signal power at a particular input divided by the signal power at an output of a specified medium. Read more on our White Papers page.