Presented herein are techniques to dynamically dock a new access point (AP) on an existing AP in locations where new association requests may denied due to load or throughput is below a given threshold. Performance metrics of APs and precise physical location of APs may be obtained from a network management system. Techniques presented herein may significantly improve application user experience in high-density locations such as keynote sessions, sporting events, airport terminals, and/or the like.
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Varadarajan, Prabudas; Patro, Samir; and Ramesh, Rashmi, "ACCESS POINT ON ACCESS POINT DOCKING AND CONTROL AND PROVISIONING OF WIRELESS ACCESS POINTS (CAP-WAP) TUNNELING", Technical Disclosure Commons, (January 16, 2020)