The AIR-CT5508-25-K9 Cisco 5500 Series Wireless Controller is a wireless network device that is used to manage and control wireless access points (APs) in a network. It is part of the Cisco 5500 Series wireless controller family and is designed for medium to large-sized organizations.
The model is a powerful wireless controller that can support up to 25 access points and thousands of wireless clients. It can be used to manage and control a wide range of Cisco wireless APs, including the Cisco Aironet 1550, 1130, and 1240 series.
The controller provides a centralized point of management for wireless access points, making it easy to configure and troubleshoot wireless network issues. It also allows administrators to control and manage access to wireless networks, as well as apply security policies and monitor wireless network activity.
The product also features advanced wireless features such as high-density client support, RF management, location services, and security features. The controller supports the latest wireless standards including 802.11ac and 802.11n, providing faster wireless speeds and better connectivity for wireless clients.
The AIR-CT5508-25-K9 Cisco 5500 Series Wireless Controller is a high-performance wireless controller that is designed to manage and control a large number of wireless access points. It is an enterprise-level wireless controller that can handle the demanding requirements of a large-scale wireless network.
The controller has a powerful processor and ample memory, which enables it to handle a large number of wireless access points and a high number of clients. It can support up to 250 access points and 25,000 clients, making it suitable for large-scale wireless networks.
The controller also offers advanced features such as wireless security, quality of service (QoS), and advanced troubleshooting capabilities. It supports multiple wireless protocols such as 802.11a/b/g/n/ac and is compatible with Cisco's Aironet wireless access points.
In terms of performance, the controller is able to deliver high-speed wireless connectivity to clients, with speeds of up to 1.3 Gbps. It also offers low latency, which ensures that data is transmitted and received quickly and efficiently.
The AIR-CT5508-25-K9 Cisco 5500 Series Wireless Controller is compatible with a wide range of Cisco wireless access points and clients. It supports the Cisco Aironet 1140, 1240, 1250, 3500, 3600, and 3700 series access points, as well as Cisco wireless clients such as the Cisco Aironet 1600, 2600, and 3600 series.
This controller also supports various wireless standards such as IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, allowing for a wide range of wireless devices to connect to it. In addition, it supports Cisco CleanAir technology, which provides real-time spectrum intelligence to help detect and mitigate wireless interference.
The product also supports Cisco's Advanced Wireless Security (AWS) suite, which includes features such as 802.11i, WPA2, and Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) integration. This allows for robust security for wireless networks.
This controller also supports flexible deployment options such as standalone, cluster, and virtual, making it suitable for small, medium, and large businesses and organizations.
General Information about this Cisco AIR-CT5508-25-K9
- Manufacturer: Cisco
- Model Number or SKU# AIR-CT5508-25-K9
- Product Line: Aironet
- Porduct Series: 5500
- Product Model: 5508
- Product Name: Aironet 5508 Wireless LAN Controller
- Product Type: Wireless LAN Controller
Technical Information of Wireless LAN Controller
- Number of Ports: 8 Ports
- Wi-fi Standard: Not Applicable
- Wireless Transmission Speed: Not Applicable
- Gigabit Ethernet Port: Yes
- Number Of Expansion Slots: 9
- Input Voltage: 110 V Ac, 220 V Ac
Power Information for 8 Ports Wireless
- Power Device: Internal power supply
- Installed Qty: 1
- Max Supported Qty: 2
- Voltage Required: AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
- Power Provided: 115 Watt
Dimensions & Weight
- Width: 17.3 inch
- Depth: 21.2 inch
- Height: 1.8 inch
- Weight(Approximately): 20 lbs
- Min Operating Temperature:32 °F
- Max Operating Temperature: 104 °F
- Humidity Range Operating: 10 - 95% (non-condensing)
About Refurbished Products
With the growing number of wireless devices, there is a clear pointer that your business requires a wireless controller. Regardless of the size of your organization, you will find controllers that match your need. But what are these controllers used for? In a wireless local area network (WLAN), a controller manages all wireless access points. That permits wireless devices to connect to the network and communicate with each other. Think of it as an audio amplifier, but in this case, a controller amplifies the signal from the router so that even devices at far distances can connect.
How to Buy a Wireless Controller
You have to consider many factors when planning to buy a wireless network controller. At the top of the list is the budget. Depending on the resources you have set aside for this project, you can go for high-end 10-gigabit controllers or choose cost-effective options. Another factor to consider is the size of your organization. Assuming that you have enough money on your budget, a wireless controller with many access points and port is the ideal choice for large enterprises. The same will do for small businesses, but not be economical. So, instead of buying an 8-port controller, you can go for a 4-port one with few access points. Medium-sized organizations are better off with 6-point controllers such as AIR-CT5760-1K-K9 Cisco 5760.
What are the Benefits of Wireless Network Controllers?
The first benefit is better security for both your wired and wireless networks. Most cybercrimes begin at the unsecured wireless network access points. But with controllers, you can authenticate users and assign access privileges to maintain your network security. You can also detect and stop any unauthorized attempt to access the network on time before it turns into a disaster.
A wireless controller makes it possible and easier to monitor and manage a network. You can remotely monitor the entire IT infrastructure and save on the time and cost of site surveying. The simplified network monitoring and management ensure reliability while reducing the maintenance cost.
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