Performance and Speed
The Cisco MR42-HW Meraki MR42 Wireless Access Point is designed to provide high-speed wireless connectivity in environments where multiple users are simultaneously accessing the network. It operates on the IEEE 802.11ac standard, which supports high data rates and provides faster throughput than previous Wi-Fi standards.
The MR42-HW access point is capable of providing up to 1.9Gbps of wireless throughput, which makes it suitable for high-density environments such as large offices, schools, and public venues. Its advanced antenna design helps to optimize coverage and performance, even in challenging environments where signal interference is high.
The Meraki MR42-HW also features advanced security features, such as WPA2 encryption, secure boot, and rogue access point detection, to help keep your network safe and secure. It also includes a number of advanced management features that allow you to easily configure and manage your wireless network from a centralized dashboard.
In terms of speed and performance, the MR42-HW is designed to provide reliable, high-speed connectivity to a large number of users simultaneously. Its advanced antenna design and high-speed capabilities help to ensure that users can access the network quickly and easily, even in crowded environments.
The Cisco MR42-HW Meraki MR42 IEEE 802.11ac 1.90GBPS Wireless Access Point comes with various security features that ensure secure access and protection from unauthorized access. Some of the key security features are:
- WPA2-Enterprise: This wireless security protocol provides strong encryption and authentication, making it difficult for unauthorized users to access the network.
- MAC filtering: This feature allows network administrators to control which devices can access the network based on their MAC addresses. This can prevent unauthorized access from devices not recognized by the network.
- VLAN tagging: This feature allows network administrators to segregate network traffic and restrict access based on the user's role or department. This can prevent unauthorized access to sensitive data or systems.
- Captive portal: This feature forces users to authenticate before accessing the network. It can be used to display terms and conditions of use, gather user information, or restrict access to certain areas of the network.
- Firewall: The Cisco MR42-HW Meraki MR42 IEEE 802.11ac 1.90GBPS Wireless Access Point comes with a built-in firewall that can block unauthorized access to the network and protect against malicious attacks.
- Intrusion detection and prevention: This feature monitors network traffic for unusual activity and can alert network administrators to potential security threats.
- Secure boot: The device has a secure boot process that ensures the firmware is not tampered with, preventing unauthorized access to the device.
Configuration and Management
The Cisco MR42-HW Meraki MR42 is a high-performance wireless access point that supports the IEEE 802.11ac standard and delivers up to 1.90Gbps of data transfer rate. The access point can be easily managed and configured through the Meraki Dashboard, a web-based interface that provides centralized control and monitoring of the network.
To set up the Cisco MR42-HW Meraki MR42 access point, follow these steps:
- Connect the access point to the network using an Ethernet cable. Power on the access point using the provided power adapter or PoE switch.
- Log in to the Meraki Dashboard using your credentials. If you don't have an account, create one by following the on-screen instructions.
- Add the access point to the network by clicking on the "Add devices" button on the dashboard. Select "MR Access Point" and enter the serial number of the device.
- Configure the wireless settings by clicking on the "Wireless" tab on the dashboard. Set the SSID, security settings, and other parameters as per your requirements.
- Create network policies to control access to the network and enforce security measures. You can set policies for specific users, devices, or locations.
- Monitor the performance of the access point and the network using the Meraki Dashboard. You can view real-time statistics, generate reports, and troubleshoot issues remotely.
The Cisco MR42-HW Meraki MR42 access point is designed to be easy to deploy and manage, even for non-technical users. Its cloud-based management platform and intuitive interface make it a powerful tool for creating and maintaining wireless networks in any environment.
General Information about this Cisco MR42-HW
- Manufacturer: Cisco
- Part Number or SKU# MR42-HW
- Product Type: Wireless Access Point
Technical Information of Cisco Wireless Access Point
- Wireless LAN Standard: IEEE 802.11ac
- Frequency Band: 2.40 GHz, 5 GHz
- Wireless Transmission Speed: 1.90 GBPS
- Ethernet Technology: Gigabit Ethernet, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet
- Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports: 1
- Form Factor: Desktop, Ceiling Mountable, Wall Mountable
Dimension for this Cisco Access Point
- Height: 1.5 Inch
- Width: 10 Inch
- Depth: 6.1 Inch
- Weight (Approximate): 1.56 lbs
About Refurbished Products
A wireless network connection allows users to connect their server, computer, or mobile phone networks without the use of any kind of wire cables.
Using a wireless network, enterprises and private owners are able to avoid the expensive and strenuous process of installing cables. There is no need for wired devices between equipment in different locations and into the buildings.
Wireless network router, for example, allows for simultaneous connection sharing between various wireless accessories for a better performance experience. Wireless networks make use of radio waves to allow devices to connect. They can connect devices such as laptops, mobile phones, and smart televisions to the internet or other applications.
When users have their wireless devices connected to Wi-Fi hotspots in public places, the connection remains established to that particular business network. While installing a new wireless networking device in homes or offices, users must consider several things. One of the most important ones is the unit's compatibility with other wireless accessories
Wireless Networking Devices
Fast and reliable internet connectivity is guaranteed when users pick the right set of networking devices for home and office networks. Wireless devices come in different varieties. These different types of networking devices only function to suit users' connectivity requirements. Wireless routers connect devices to the internet for high-quality streaming and surfing. They also improve users' streaming experience and other internet activities.
In most cases, wireless networking devices help users get their work done easily with lesser stress. They ensure fast and reliable internet connectivity at all times.
You can choose the right device for your needs from a wide selection of AllHDD wireless devices. We have new and refurbished devices like 1 to 8-port interface cards, external 3G and 4G modems, wireless access points with the speed range from 11MBps up to 5.2GBps and everything in between.
Main Types of Wireless Networks
There are four main types of wireless networks:
Wireless Local Area Network (LAN)
This type of network links two or more devices using a wireless connection method. It provides a connection via access points to a wider internet. Wi-Fi is the most commonly known and used wireless LAN type.
A local-area network is one that exists at a single location—an office building, for instance. LANs can be used to connect a wide array of accessories, such as scanners, printers, and even data storage devices.
The known components of LANs include switches, access points, routers, firewalls, and Ethernet cables.
Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks (MAN)
A metropolitan-area network is one that spreads across a city, small geographical area, business area, or even college campuses. One distinguishing factor that differentiates MANs from LAN is the coverage capacity or size. LANs usually provide a network for a building or specific area.
While MANs, on the other hand, covers several square miles depending on the desires and requirements of the organization using it. Large scale companies often obtain MANs to level up with their needs.
This happens most especially in situations whereby a company has a spacious organization. Then, they have the need to manage important components such as climate control and electrical systems.
Wireless Wide Area Network (WAN)
A wide-area network covers an incredibly vast area. It can be a whole city, an entire state, or even a country. The internet everyone uses today is an apt example of WAN access. Just like the internet, a WAN consists of smaller networks, such as the LANs or MANs.
The cellular service we get on our mobile devices today is the most commonly known example of wireless Wide Area Networks. It is always available everywhere we go within the country.
Wireless Personal Area Network (PAN)
Personal-area networks consist of a network mainly concentrated around the devices of a single person in a particular location.
A PAN could have a mobile phone, computers, video game consoles, or other auxiliary devices. They are regular home devices and small office devices. A well-known example of a wireless PAN is Bluetooth.
ALLHDD guarantees that the products will not have defects in material that will affect the product's functionality during the Standard Warranty Period. The warranty period starts when the merchandise/items from our warehouse.
What does ALLHDD.Com warranty cover?
30-days to 3 years warranty:
Replacement or refund. In the case of material defects, we will try to replace the product first. The product will be replaced before the expiration of the original warranty. For any failure of hardware, if we cannot process the replacement of the product(s)/model(s), we will refund the original selling/invoiced price. The shipping costs and sales tax, if any, are non-refundable. ALLHDD retains the right to decide whether the item(s) will process for replacement or refund.
What is not covered by our warranty?
The reason why our warranty does not cover any problem caused by the following conditions:
(a) misuse of hardware; accidental damage; carelessness product(s) damage; shock; temperature beyond the specification of any product; faulty installation; operation; modification of goods;
(b) any misuse outside the instructions in the user manual for any specific product;
(c) damaged caused by other hardware or equipment. The warranty will void if the item is returned with physical damage, damage to the retail box, removed from the box, counterfeit labels/labelled by them, or any modifications of internal and external covers. Data loss or damages to any other equipment we do not cover by our offered warranty.
What is the Manufacturer/Brand Warranty?
In general, a manufacturer's warranty service/support is a written guarantee to the buyer of a product. Its terms assure the replacement or repair of the product, if necessary, within a specified period after the purchase (2-5 years depending on the brand/manufacturer). It is typically included in the price of the product. Products are brand new and sealed and the original manufacturer box is complete with the Manufacturer's genuine warranty. For most of the brand new/retail products that come with the manual and box, exceptions may apply (i.e., Cisco, Juniper Networks).
For the server parts (i.e., Dell, HPE) to get Full coverage of the warranty server must have a full 3- 5 years warranty. However, ALLHDD.COM will cover the warranty duration if any Manufacturer doesn't support the advertised warranty and there is no refund for those.
Final Sale items are non-returnable/refundable in any situation. Any question? please ask our team before the shipment.
We can provide additional warranty service/support for any product you purchase from us if you need additional warranty coverage before finalizing the order from ALLHDD.Com. You need to ask in live chat/help or call us for more information.
Individual product warranty mentioned on each item product description page/detail page.
Free Technical support on purchased items, our expert consultancy over the phone, by email, by live chat, or by remote login.
Shipping Options and Estimated Delivery Time
UPS Shipping Options:
FREE UPS® Ground (Free shipping to all orders for 48 states!)
Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days
UPS 3 Day Select®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days
UPS 2nd Day Air®
Estimated delivery time: 1-2 business days, Delivery by 10:30 AM or 2:00 PM
UPS Next Day Air® Standard Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 2-5 PM, Standard Overnight Delivery.
UPS Next Day Air® - Priority Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight Delivery (Next Business Day) Delivery by 10:30 AM or 12:00 PM
UPS Next Day Air® First Overnight - Early A.M
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:00 AM, Early morning, overnight delivery for your time-critical shipments.
UPS® First Overnight - Saturday
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:30 AM – Saturday
FedEx Shipping Options:
Estimated delivery time: (4–7 business days in the contiguous 48 states)
*For residential delivery via FedEx Ground use FedEx Home Delivery®
Estimated delivery time: 4−7 business days, based on the distance to the destination.
FedEx Express Saver®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (except Hawaii and Alaska)
Estimated delivery time: 2 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states
FedEx Standard Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses and by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (Hawaii is outbound only)
FedEx Priority Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 10:30 PM to U.S. businesses, noon to most residences)
Available throughout all 50 states
FedEx First Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 8:30 or 9 AM to most areas)
Available throughout all 50 states
Worldwide Shipping Options:
UPS®/FedEx® International Economy
Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days
UPS®/FedEx® International Priority
Estimated delivery time: 2-4 business days
UPS®/FedEx® Ground Shipping Canada
Estimated delivery time: 5-8 business days
- The processing of orders with Ground Shipping can take up to 24-48 hours. But we try to process all orders the same day.
- We are not responsible for weather problems that may affect the delivery of goods by carriers. We cannot guarantee the exact delivery time, regardless of the carriers' claims.
- If you have any specific delivery time requirements, please contact our customer support and someone from our customer service team will be able to help you.
- You can estimate the shipping cost from the products detail page, also available on the checkout page
- The shipping cost depends on box dimensions, weight, and zip/postal code
- To get a FedEx® delivery service you need to mention it on the checkout page notebox.
- For urgent shipments, please contact our customer service.
- Shipping cut off 4:00 PM (Monday-Friday) and available blind drop shipment.