WiFi 6 (802.11ax) - Designed to address connectivity issues for high density networks, the new 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) standard improves the performance of the entire network. WiFi 6 delivers high performance connectivity, increasing network capacity by up to 4 times compered to 802.11ac.
Examples of environments where 802.11ax provides an advantage include:
- Smart office spaces and manufacturing where 2.4GHz IoT devices will exist and authentication security is a concern.
- Environments like schools and technology organizations where mobility, voice and video traffic is more prevalent.
- Healthcare environments where existing medical devices will remain 2.4GHz capable for the unforeseeable future
Access Points (APs)
Aruba 802.11ac wireless access points deliver superb Wi-Fi performance. They can be deployed as controller-managed or controllerless Aruba Instant APs - depending on the design, scope and scale of the wireless network. The comprehensive portfolio includes:
Aruba 330 Series APs: 802.11ac Wave 2 that scales up to multi-gig for extremely high-density environments
Aruba 310 Series APs: 802.11ac Wave 2 APs that provide fast gigabit speeds and superb user experience for mobile and IoT devices in dense environments
Aruba 270 Series APs: These innovative APs deliver fast and reliable 802.11ac Wi-Fi performance under any weather conditions
Mobility Controllers offer network optimisation IP services and policy controls, while simplifying the integration of security and enterprise application platforms:
Aruba 7005 Mobility Controller: Entry-level branch office
Aruba 7008 Mobility Controller: Entry-level branch office with added switch ports
Aruba 7010 Mobility Controller: For branches requiring switch ports
Aruba 7024 Mobility Controller: Medium-size branch office
Aruba 7030 Mobility Controller: Medium to large-size branch office
Aruba 7200 Mobility Controller: Next-generation networking platform, optimised for mobile application delivery to ensure the best mobility experience over Wi-Fi
Aruba 7205 Mobility Controller: High performance for the small campus
Aruba 7210 Mobility Controller: Excellent scale and performance
Aruba 7220 Mobility Controller: Ultra-high scale and performance
Aruba 7240XM Mobility Controller: The ultimate in scale and performance
Aruba OS 8
Aruba OS 8 is a powerful software at the forefront of innovation on the wireless landscape. OS 8 provides new levels of reliability, security and performance for Aruba Mobility Masters and controllers. Users can expect a completely unified wired and wireless access, cutting downtime with live network upgrades and allowing for use of more devices. With 24/7 connectivity, OS 8 is engineered for mission-critical environments.
Learn more about OS8, The latest in wireless standards for improved performance and security.