Cisco wireless controllers simplify the administration of Wi-Fi networks by unifying the deployment and administration of Wi-Fi access points, maximizing Wi-Fi throughput by reducing the effects of radio congestion, enhancing Wi-Fi uptime with fast and automatic failover, and tightening protection by detecting cyber threats and filtering content based on client type and location.

Cisco wireless controllers integrate with Cisco's Prime Infrastructure and DNA Center (DNAC) management tools and can support as many as 6,000 wireless access points and 64,000 users. Cisco's line of Wi-Fi controllers are available at price points and with feature sets appropriate for venues that run from branch offices to service provider networks, enterprises, and dense campus deployments. Cisco's 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 and Wave 2 Wi-Fi 5 controllers and access points are designed to deliver the same standard of protection, speed and robustness that companies are accustomed to in their wired network. Cisco's technology includes built-in mobility services such as IP voice, HD video, and secure guest access. Cisco's Prime Infrastructure and DNAC platforms make it possible for businesses to build systems that integrate wired and wireless networks into a centrally managed solution that provides a consistent and productive user experience.

Progent's certified wireless experts can assist you to determine the business benefits of deploying Cisco Wi-Fi controllers to manage wireless networks of any scale. Progent can help you to manage and troubleshoot your current Cisco Wi-Fi solution or assist you to plan and carry out an efficient transition from older wireless controllers to current models to deliver enhanced functionality and security and to simplify administration.

Progent's Cisco-certified network consultants offer affordable online consulting services across the U.S. and Canada to help you to build and refine Wi-Fi networks. Progent also offers on-premises consulting in major metropolitan areas across the U.S. and in Toronto, Canada. In addition, Progent offers remote predictive and onsite Wi-Fi Site Surveys to help your company to design a Wi-Fi network with access points located and set up efficiently for your specific site environment, application workloads, and user density.

Cisco 9800 Series Wi-Fi 6 Wireless Controllers
Catalyst 9800 line of Wi-Fi 6-supported wireless controllers allow you to manage modern wireless networks that incorporate 802.11ax wireless APs. 802.11ax, also called Wi-Fi 6, improves on prior generation 802.11ac (referred to as Wi-Fi 5) devices by delivering lower latency and more reliable performance, supporting higher client user density, offering greater security, saving energy for battery-dependent handheld devices, and offering more versatility for supporting new types of Internet-of-Things endpoints. Catalyst 9800 family Wi-Fi controllers feature high availability with transparent software updates, live patching, and the ability to connect additional Wi-Fi access points without service interruption. Advanced security features include Cisco Wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS), secure boot, and Software-Defined Access (SD-Access). Streaming telemetry permits you to monitor and understand infrastructure and endpoint health. All appliances in the Catalyst 9800 family are based on Cisco's IOS XE Software and work with Cisco's DNA Center (DNAC) or Prime Infrastructure management platforms. Catalyst 9800 wireless LAN controllers can support Cisco Aironet Wi-Fi 5 Wave 1 and Wave 2 APs concurrently with Catalyst 9100 802.11ax Wi-Fi access points.

Catalyst 802.11ax Controller Experts

Cisco 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 controller appliances offer greater scale than Cisco's embedded wireless controllers (EWCs)

Cisco Catalyst 9800-L 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 Wireless Controller ConsultantsThe Cisco 9800-L Wi-Fi 6 Controller is an entry-level appliance available in a half-width 1RU body that permits side-by-side installation in a standard 19-in rack. Intended for smaller organizations, the controller provides extra throughput and capacity if you purchase a Performance license. The 9800-L supports 250 Wi-Fi access points and 5,000 clients (500 wireless APs and 10,00 users if you have Cisco's Performance license). The controller offers 5 Gbps data rates (10 Gbps with a Performance license), and supports 4,096 VLANs. Deployment modes include Centralized, FlexConnect for branch office installations, and fabric. Fixed uplinks include four 2.5G/1G ports and two 10G/Multigigabit copper (Catalyst 9800-L-C) or two 10G/Multigigabit fiber ports (Catalyst 9800-L-F). Additional interfaces include an RJ-45 console port and a Micro USB console interface for out-of-band management, a USB 3.0 port for adding external RAM, an RJ-45 service port, and an RJ-45 high-availability redundancy interface used for SSO.

Cisco Catalyst 9800-40 Wi-Fi 6 Controller ConsultantsCisco's Catalyst 9800-40 Wi-Fi 6 Controller, available in a 1 rack unit package, is intended to support midsize campus deployments. The 9800-40 can handle 2,000 APs and 32,000 clients. The controller delivers 40 Gbps data rates and supports 4,096 VLANs. Deployment scenarios include Centralized, FlexConnect, and Fabric Wireless (SD-Access). Fixed ports include four GE SFP/10 GE SFP+ or SFP interfaces and an SFP Gigabit Ethernet redundancy port. Other integrated interfaces include RJ-45 and USB 3.0 console interfaces, an RJ-45 service interface, an RJ-45 redundancy interface for SSO, and two USB 3.0 ports for plugging in external RAM.

Catalyst 9800-80 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 Wireless Controller ExpertsCisco's Catalyst 9800-80 Wi-Fi 6 Controller, available in a 2 rack unit package, is a modular, high-end wireless controller intended to manage large campus and service provider environments. The 9800-80 supports 60,00 APs and 64,000 clients. The appliance delivers a maximum of 80 Gbps data rates and supports 4,096 VLANs. Deployment modes include Centralized, Cisco FlexConnect, and Fabric Wireless (SD-Access). Integrated uplink interfaces include eight 10G SFP+ ports or six 10G ports and two 1G ports. Optional uplink modules include 18 1GE interfaces, 10 10GE ports, a 40GE port, two 40GE interfaces, or one 100GE interface. Additional integrated ports include RJ-45 and USB 3.0 console ports, an RJ-45 service interface, an SFP Gigabit Ethernet redundancy interface used for stateful switchover, an RJ-45 redundancy port used for SSO, and two USB 3.0 interfaces for plugging in external RAM.

Cisco Wave 2 Wi-Fi 5 LAN Controllers
Cisco Wave 2 Wi-Fi 5 controllers allow fast communication, deployment, administration, monitoring and troubleshooting for Cisco wireless appliances and software services. Cisco has developed both physical and software-based wireless controllers for unified management of WiFi networks, but networks with a large number of Wi-Fi access points typically require physical wireless controllers. Wave 2 Wi-Fi controller appliances from Cisco offer significant benefits in comparison to Wave 1 and older models such as higher throughput, concurrent support for both 1G and 10G interfaces, enhanced application visibility and control (AVC), and advanced, built-in security.

Cisco WiFi Controller Consulting

Cisco's Wave 2 Wi-Fi controllers can support 802.11ac Wi-Fi access points

Cisco 3504 Wi-Fi Controller Setup and Troubleshooting ConsultantsThe Cisco 3504 Wireless Controller is a value-priced device with a desktop form factor and designed for smaller businesses. You can install the 3504 model in a centralized network architecture such as in small branch and remote offices managed over the WAN via FlexConnect, or in mesh installations where Ethernet cabling is limited. The 3504 Wi-Fi controller supports as many as 150 access points and 3,000 client users, delivers 4 Gbps throughput, and supports 4,096 VLANs. Cisco's 3504 WiFi controller features a multi-gigabit Ethernet port and four 1-GB Ethernet ports. Access points can be attached directly to the WiFi controller via two Power over Ethernet (PoE) ports. The 3504 Wi-Fi controller offers fast failover for APs and users, which allows nonstop availability for apps. As with other current Wave 2 wireless controllers available from Cisco, the 3504 device has the built-in capability to communicate with Cisco Prime Infrastructure, Cisco Mobility Services Engine, and Cisco 5520 and 8540 WLAN controllers.

Cisco 5520 Wi-Fi Controller Configuration ConsultingThe Cisco 5520 Wireless Controller, available in a 1 rack unit form factor, is designed to support midsize to large enterprises and campus networks and can be used in centralized, distributed, and mesh deployments. The 5520 Wi-Fi controller supports as many as 1,500 wireless APs and 20,000 clients, offers 20 Gbps performance, and supports up to 4,096 VLANs. The 5520 model controller includes two 10 GE interfaces and incorporates solid-state storage, backup fans, optional dual power supplies, and rapid failover for nonstop availability.

Cisco 8540 Wi-Fi Controller Integration ConsultingCisco's 8540 Wireless Controller, offered in a 2 rack unit enclosure, is a high-end wireless controller intended to support large enterprises, service providers, and large campuses. The 8540 Wireless controller can be used in centralized, distributed, and mesh architectures and can handle as many as 6,000 access points and 64,000 client users. The 8540 Wireless controller offers data rates up to 40 Gbps and supports 4,096 VLANs. The 8340 comes with four 1-GB or 10GE ports and features solid-state storage, dual power supplies, backup fans, and rapid failover.

Wave 1 Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers
Wireless LAN Controllers Consulting ServicesCisco wireless LAN controllers reduce the effort and cost required to configure, monitor, and troubleshoot wireless networks by centralizing control of critical functions such as setting up APs, enforcing single-point policies throughout converged wired/wireless networks, supporting enterprise-wide Quality of Service for IP voice and HD video, monitoring and optimizing system performance, implementing intrusion prevention capabilities to guard against unauthorized access and Distributed Denial of Service threats, and handling IPv6 clients. Cisco has designed wireless network controllers for businesses of all sizes and offers desktop or rackmount controllers, modular add-on controllers for Cisco ISR routers and Catalyst switches, and Catalyst switches with integrated wireless LAN controllers.

Cisco Wireless LAN Controller Module ConsultantsCisco's Wave 1 wireless controllers include Cisco CleanAir technology to minimize RF interference and produce self-healing wireless networks for maximum 802.11n and 802.11ac throughput and security. Integrated Apple Bonjour Gateways allow discovery, advertisement and policy across the enterprise for Apple applications. For high availability (HA), Cisco wireless LAN controllers allow wireless access point and client stateful switchover by permitting a backup HA controller to synchronize with a primary controller for access point license tabulation, CAPWAP state and roaming keys, and AP CAPWAP state. If the primary wireless controller goes down, thousands of access points and clients can switchover immediately to the secondary wireless LAN controller.

Cisco's Wireless Controller Module for ISR Routers with UCS-E provides entry-level 802.11n and 802.11ac capability for Cisco 2900 and 3900 routers used by smaller organizations and branch offices. This affordable and scalable module can support up to 200 access points and as many as 6000 wireless clients. (To learn concerning Progent's remote and onsite consulting and troubleshooting support for Cisco routers, refer to Cisco router configuration and troubleshooting services.)

Cisco Legacy Wireless Network Controllers
Catalyst 3650 Series are 1RU switches intended for small to mid-size businesses and satellite offices and come with an integrated wireless controller with the ability to handle 40 Gb of wireless throughput per switch and up to 25 APs and 1000 clients on each switch. Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series are 1RU switches designed for midsize businesses and large enterprises and include a built-in wireless network controller supporting up to 40 Gb of wireless capacity on each switch and support for up to 50 wireless access points and 2000 wireless clients. The Wireless Services Module2 is an add-in blade for Catalyst 6500 Series switches that include a built-in wireless LAN controller intended for mid-to-large size enterprises and capable of 20 Gbps throughput and with support for up to 1000 APs and as many as 15,000 wireless clients. (To find out concerning Progent's consulting services for Catalyst switches, refer to Cisco switches deployment and troubleshooting consulting.)

Cisco 2500 Wireless Controllers are entry-level desktop devices that simplify the deployment and management of Wi-Fi networks for small and midsize businesses and satellite offices. The Cisco 2500 wireless controller can handle from five to 75 access points and 1000 wireless clients and can deliver sustained performance of 1 Gbps.

Cisco Wireless Controllers Consulting ServicesThe Cisco 5500 Series Wireless Controller is a scalable 1RU appliance designed for medium-sized to large organizations and campus environments and can support up to 500 APs and 7,000 wireless clients while providing 8 Gbps throughput. The Cisco 5760 Series Wireless Controller is a 1RU device intended for mid-to-large campuses with the ability to manage 1000 APs and 12,000 clients and providing performance of 60 Gbps to handle high wireless client densities and high amounts of media-rich applications.

The Cisco Flex 7500 Series Wireless Controller is designed to manage thousands of wireless branches from one location, eliminating the need for a Wi-Fi controller at each remote site. The 1RU rackmount Flex 7500 allows you to establish a private cloud to deploy, track, maintain, and troubleshoot as many as 6000 access points and 64,000 clients while supporting 1 Gbps throughput. The Cisco 8500 Wireless Controller is a 1RU rackmount appliance engineered to monitor and control Wi-Fi networks for very large campuses or for service providers and can scale to handle up to 6000 access points and 64,000 wireless clients while offering 10 Gbps throughput.

Contact Progent for Consulting Support for Cisco Wi-Fi Controllers
To learn more about Progent's consulting services for Cisco wireless controllers, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

To find out additional information about Progent's engineering support for Cisco solutions, select a subject:

An index of content::

  • 24 Hour Oxford Ransomware Remediation and File Recovery Oxford Crypto-Ransomware Operational Restoration
  • 24-Hour Exchange Server 2013 Outsourcing Technical Support Bay Area CA Microsoft Exchange 2010 Remote Technical Support SF Bay Area
  • 24x7x365 CRISC Certified Cybersecurity Team CRISC Certified Network Risk and Information Systems Control Architect Engineers
  • Anaheim Nephilim Crypto-Ransomware Operational-Recovery Orange County Anaheim Ryuk Ransomware Cleanup Anaheim Orange Garden Grove
  • Award Winning Microsoft Exchange 2010 Network Support Companies Chatsworth-Canoga Park, CA Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Server Consultant Chatsworth-Woodland Hills, CA

  • Dynamics 365 Business Central Support and Help
    Support and Setup Microsoft Dynamics NAV

    Progent can provide online and onsite configuration, migration, customization, reporting for Dynamics 365 Business Central/NAV.

  • Best SCVMM 2012 Security and Compliance Outsourcing Computer Consulting VMM Console
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server Network Outsource Installation BlackBerry BES Server Sedgwick County Kansas
  • CISA Consultant Part Time Jobs Cisco CCIP Consulting Telecommuting Job Boise Idaho, U.S.A.
  • California, United States Remote Technical Support Sun Solaris Los Angeles California Professional Linux
  • Cisco Small Business Computer Consulting Services Tulsa Oklahoma Tulsa Bartlesville, United States 24x7 Cisco Networking Support

  • Expert Microsoft Certified Exchange 2016 Migration Network Consultants
    Exchange 2016 Compliance Search Support and Help

    Progent can help your business in all facets of your migration to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 such as planning HA infrastructure for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; licensing requirements for Exchange Server and Windows Server 2012 R2; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V design; specifying mass storage capacity required for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; configuring hardware load balancing for high-availability client access services; planning, setting up and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint; updating your firewall; creating SSL certs; providing client remediation with Office desktop or Microsoft 365; and setting up Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).

  • Computer Network Firms Microsoft SQL 2008 Addison-Lewisville, Texas SQL Server 2012 Network Specialists Addison-Lewisville
  • Consulting Experts for IT Support Providers - Valencia - Temporary Support Staff Expansion Valencia, CA, United States Valencia-Santa Clarita Valencia Consulting Support for Computer Support Providers
  • Dynamics GP Solution Provider nearby Brighton - Upgrade Consulting Microsoft Dynamics GP Dealer in Brighton - Upgrade Support Services Brighton, England
  • Emergency SQL 2012 Small Business Computer Consultants Vacaville California Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Computer Consulting Firm Vacaville
  • Exchange 2016 Installer Schaumburg-Carol Stream Online Consulting Exchange Server 2010 Schaumburg-Des Plaines
  • IT Staff Temps for Computer Support Organizations Addison-Lewisville, Texas Addison, TX Immediate Addison Short Term IT Staffing Support
  • MS Dynamics GP-Software Premier Partner nearby Ottawa - Migration Consultant Gatineau, QC After Hours Ottawa Dynamics GP-Great Plains Migration Support Services Gatineau, Quebec
  • Meraki 802.11ax Access Point Consulting Services Technology Consulting Meraki Outdoor Wi-Fi AP
  • Microsoft Access Services MySQL and Windows Consultant
  • Microsoft Certified Onsite Technical Support Windows Essential Business Server MS Windows SBS 2008 Services
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Consulting Company Charleston County South Carolina, United States Exchange 2016 Providers Charleston Mount Pleasant

  • Microsoft SBS Premium Add-on Remote Consulting
    Technology Consulting Microsoft Small Business Server 2003

    Microsoft Small Business Server is a low-cost suite of server products that provides the basis for a feature-rich but manageable information. The IT demands of the Microsoft .NET products bundled with Microsoft Small Business Server calls for a network consultant with hands-on experience planning and building seamless, end-to-end business technology environments. Progent's SBS Server professionals have an average of over a decade of background integrating business networks based on Microsoft platforms. This expertise ensures you results in deploying, managing, and maintaining network environments that incorporate the Microsoft SBS Server suite of servers and productivity software.

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Data Mining Professionals SQL Server 2019 Reporting Services Online Technical Support
  • Wave 2 Wi-Fi controller Onsite Technical Support
  • Microsoft SQL Server Computer Network Consultants Davidson County Tennessee Microsoft SQL 2008 Technical Support Firms Nashville, TN
  • NYC-Chelsea, New York, US Offsite Workforce Consulting and Support Services in Midtown Manhattan - Integration Consulting Remote Workers Midtown Manhattan Expertise - Setup Consulting and Support Services Midtown Manhattan-Greenwich Village, NY, US
  • Niterói Work at Home Employees Collaboration Solutions Expertise Niteroi Work from Home Employees Niterói Consultants - Collaboration Systems Consulting and Support Services Icarai
  • Offsite Workforce Consulting nearby Sacramento - Security Systems Consulting and Support Services Sacramento Sacramento Remote Workforce Endpoint Security Solutions Guidance Sacramento

  • SentinelOne Endpoint Virus Immunization Professionals
    Remote SentinelOne Virus Rollback Consulting

    Progent is a reseller and integrator for SentinelOne's Singularity product line, a subscription-based, cloud-centric cyberthreat management solution that includes AI software and expert services to provide cutting-edge endpoint detection and response (EDR).

  • Online Consulting Microsoft 365 and iPhones Microsoft Outlook autodiscover Remote Support

  • 64-bit Computing Consultant Services
    64-bit Server Technical Support

    Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your organization to enhance your workstations from 32 to 64 bits. Progent can assist you to calculate the risks and benefits of migrating to 64-bit PC desktop processing, plan an efficient migration strategy that reduces operational interruptions, and provide economical, expert remote help to aid your organization to configure 64-bit PC desktop software and application software on your existing hardware.

  • Online Help SharePoint Oklahoma, America SharePoint Server Consulting
  • wi-fi controller Consultant Services
  • Ontario Ontario Crypto-Ransomware Hermes Susceptibility Testing Ontario Crypto-Ransomware Ryuk Readiness Testing Ontario, San Bernardino County
  • Parsippany-Cedar Knolls Parsippany MS Dynamics GP (Great Plains) Upgrade Consultant Microsoft Dynamics GP-Software Partner in Parsippany - Migration Expert Parsippany, New Jersey
  • 3504 wireless controller Integration
  • Petaluma Services 24x7 Petaluma Technical Support Firms

  • Microsoft Certified Expert Consult Exchange 2010 Migration
    Exchange 2010 Migration Consultancy

    Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist you to assess the benefits of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 for your company and can assist your IT staff to plan and carry out an efficient upgrade to Exchange 2010 from Microsoft Exchange 2003 or Exchange 2007 Server that will offer quick payback by increasing your productivity, lowering the expense of hardware and support, simplifying administration, and consolidating your key communications platforms.

  • Providence Work at Home Employees Set up Consulting Providence County Rhode Island Remote Workforce Expertise near me in Providence - Connectivity Solutions Expertise Providence Pawtucket Cumberland
  • Ransomware Removal Specialist WannaCry Ransomware Defense Consultants
  • Recife Conti Crypto-Ransomware Remediation Recife Lockbit Ransomware Repair Recife, State of Pernambuco
  • Remote San Juan Crypto-Ransomware Lockbit Vulnerability Report Puerto Rico Puerto Rico San Juan Crypto-Ransomware Sodinokibi Readiness Report
  • Remote Workers Consulting Experts near me in Durham - Set up Consulting Services Durham County North Carolina, United States Durham Urgent Durham At Home Workforce Connectivity Assistance
  • Remote Workforce Omaha Consulting Experts - Integration Solutions Guidance Omaha Nebraska Remote Workers Assistance near me in Omaha - Connectivity Expertise
  • Ribeirão Preto Ryuk Crypto-Ransomware Protection Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo Ribeirão Preto WannaCry Crypto-Ransomware Rollback Estado de São Paulo
  • Schaumburg-Des Plaines, Illinois At Home Workforce Schaumburg Consulting - Help Desk Call Center Solutions Consulting and Support Services Offsite Workforce Schaumburg Consulting and Support Services - Call Desk Solutions Consulting Services Schaumburg Illinois, US
  • Security Computer Security Huntsville Decatur Madison Firewall Firewall Configuration Huntsville, AL, United States
  • Security Cybersecurity Firm Southfield-Detroit Secure Firewall Southfield-Troy
  • Security Firewall Setup Napa County, United States Napa Security Firms Security
  • 24x7x365 wireless controller Support Services
  • Supplemental Service Desk Remote Support Call Desk Sharing Remote Consulting

  • Microsoft CRM Consulting Services
    Microsoft Dynamics CRM Remote Troubleshooting

    Microsoft Dynamics Customer Relationship Management helps mid-market businesses nurture profitable client relationships. Built-in Sales and Customer Service components allow employees to share information to help improve selling success and offer consistent, efficient customer service. Progent can set up the most sensible network environment, including mobile wireless connectivity, to support MS CRM, and Progent's Experts Team can provide your company with a certified MS CRM professional who can show you how to combine Microsoft CRM with your marketing or customer support databases.

  • Telecommuters Kansas City Consulting and Support Services - Voice/Video Conferencing Technology Assistance Kansas City Bonner Springs Kansas City At Home Workforce Conferencing Solutions Expertise
  • Toledo Netwalker Crypto-Ransomware Business Recovery Toledo Bowling Green Toledo DopplePaymer Ransomware Cleanup Toledo, OH
  • Windows and UNIX Professional Windows and Solaris Consulting
  • Work from Home Employees Assistance in San Juan - VoIP Technology Consulting Services San Juan Work at Home Employees Guidance - San Juan - IP Voice Solutions Consulting Experts Puerto Rico
  • Wave 2 wireless controller Computer Consultant
  • Work from Home Employees Assistance near me in Sorocaba - Backup Technology Consulting and Support Services Sorocaba, SP Sorocaba At Home Workers Backup/Restore Solutions Expertise Sorocaba, State of São Paulo
  • ransomware data restore Engineer ransomware data recovery Consultancy

  • © 2002-2024 Progent Corporation. All rights reserved.