enterprise 802.11

Troy Martin labguy at gmail.com
Mon Jan 16 21:24:58 CST 2012


Why not avoid controllers entirely?  I recommend Aerohive.  In their
solution, there is NO controller, rather the APs communicate with each
other. (Imagine what OSPF would be like with a centralized router)

Check them out
www.aerohive.com

Kindest regards,
Troy

Sent from my iPhone.  Apologies for spelling and grammatical errors.

On Jan 15, 2012, at 5:50 PM, David Casey <sgtcasey at gmail.com> wrote:

> I like Cisco's WLC's as well. Where I am working we have a few hundred AP's at one of our sites with WLC's running the show. The 5500 controllers with CleanAir AP's is awesome.
>
> Dave
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On Jan 15, 2012, at 12:57, Mike Hale <eyeronic.design at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Cisco's wireless solutions are pretty badass.  The APs I've used are
>> absolutely rock solid.  Set up will take a bit of time, but once you're
>> done, maintenance is minimal.
>> On Jan 15, 2012 11:54 AM, "Mike Lyon" <mike.lyon at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Ubiquity (www.ubnt.com) has their Unifi line of products. It's still
>>> pretty new in the marketspace and this, working out the bugs. I use
>>> their other products exclusively for outdoor wireless.
>>>
>>> However, in the offices ive done, ive used Cisco's WLC 4402 controller
>>> which supports 12 access points. They have controllers which support
>>> more APs as well.
>>>
>>> Hit me up offlist if you have any quesrions.
>>>
>>> -mike
>>>
>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>>
>>> On Jan 15, 2012, at 11:39, Meftah Tayeb <tayeb.meftah at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Ubiquity
>>>> or ubikity, maybe is miss spelled
>>>> Someone correct the spelling for him please
>>>> thank you
>>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ken King" <kking at yammer-inc.com>
>>>> To: <nanog at nanog.org>
>>>> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2012 9:30 PM
>>>> Subject: enterprise 802.11
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I need to choose a wireless solution for a new office.
>>>>
>>>> up to 600 devices will connect.  most devices are mac books and mobile
>>> phones.
>>>>
>>>> we can see hundreds of access points in close proximity to our new
>>> office space.
>>>>
>>>> what are the thoughts these days on the best enterprise solution/vendor?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks for your replies.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Ken King
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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