LightBurst Broadband is pleased to announce the release of our newest smartphone app to manage your home WiFi network, CommandIQTM. CommandIQ gives you easy access to a snapshot view of your home or small business network. Through the app you can view all the connected devices on your network, set up parental controls or a guest network, change your SSID and password, and more. The app can be used to control both our GigaCenter and GigaSpire WiFi routers.
Setup is as easy as downloading the app from either the Google or Apple App stores, creating an account and scanning the QR code of the bottom of your router to connect the router to your account.
The Dashboard gives you complete control over the devices in your home. All your connected devices are placed into a variety of categories such as: All devices, Phone, Media player, Computer, Console, Camera, Television or Network.
Other available features include
Parental Control (Basic): The ability to set profiles and assign devices for basic on/off control.
Guest Network: Enabling you to quickly and easily set up a network for guests that won’t interfere with your home network.
Device List: Shows all connected devices by category.
Network Usage: Shows how much bandwidth each device on your network is using after running a bandwidth test.
Enable Application: Allows you to enable Alexa to perform actions with the GigaSpire MAX.
Disable Application: Allows you to disable applications that you are currently using.
Bandwidth Test: Allows you to run a test from your GigaSpire to the Internet, removing any slow down from a device initiated test. If you have any GigaMesh installed, it will also run a speed test between your Mesh units and the GigaSpire.
*ExperienceIQ Parental Control (Enhanced): Provides the ability to set profiles, assign devices, schedule offline time, add content filters, app filters and website filters,and view profile usage. *Additional fee applies.
*ProtectIQ Network Security: Provides network level protection against malware,viruses, etc. *Additional fee applies.
Upgrade today to a LightBurst Broadband GigaSpire WiFi router and use CommandIQ to take control of your network.