Manufacturer’s Description

The Cisco 2106 Wireless LAN Controller works in conjunction with Cisco lightweight access points and the Cisco Wireless Control System (WCS) to provide system wide wireless LAN functions.As a component of the Cisco Unified Wireless Network, the Cisco 2106 Wireless LAN Controller presents network administrators with the visibility and control necessary to effectively and securely manage business-class WLANs and mobility services, such as voice, guest access, and location services.The Cisco 2106 Wireless LAN Controller supports up to six lightweight access points, making it a cost-effective solution for multi-controller architectures typical of enterprise branch deployments. It may also be used for single controller deployments for small and medium-sized business environments. The Cisco 2106 Wireless LAN Controller provides eight Ethernet ports, two of which can provide power directly to Cisco lightweight access points.

The Specs

Warranty Information 5 Year Limited Warranty
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Networking Standards
Wireless Security Features Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) IEEE 802.11i (WPA2, RSN)
Additional Specifications
Interfaces 8 x RJ-45 10/100Base-TX|1 x Console Management
Brand Name Cisco
Speeds Supported 100 Mbps
Wireless Transmission Speed Not Applicable
normalized-Weight 64
Dimensions 1.75" Height x 7.89" Width x 6.87" Depth
Product Model 2106
Management Port Yes
Management SNMP v1, v2c, v3TelnetManagement Information for TCP/IP-Based InternetSNMP MIB IITFTPEthernet MIBSNTPHTTPEthernet-Like Interface types MIBDefinitions of Managed Objects for Bridges with Traffic Classes, Multicast Filtering, and Virtual LAN ExtensionsRMON MIBInterfaces Group MIBSyslogUser-Based Security Model (USM) for SNMPv3MIB for SNMPDefinitions of Managed Objects for IEEE 802.3 MAUsCisco private MIBsManagement Interfaces:Designed for use with Cisco Wireless Control SystemWeb-based: HTTP/HTTPS individual device managerCommand-line interface: Telnet, SSH, serial port
Network Status Indicators Activity Status|Link Status|Power
normalized-Height 44.45
Product Line Aironet
Number of Network Ports 8
Height 1.75 in
Width 7.89 in
Depth 6.87 in
Weight 4 lbs
Quick Glance
Slot/Port Type Serial
Frequency Band Two of the eight 10/100 Ethernet ports are 802.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE) enabledSupported Wireless Standards:IEEE 802.11aIEEE 802.11bIEEE 802.11gIEEE 802.11dIEEE 802.11h
Device Type Wireless LAN Controller
Network Architecture Supported Ethernet - 10 Mbps Twisted Pair (10BaseT)|Ethernet - 100 Mbps Two-Pair (100BaseTX)|Wireless Ethernet - 11 Mbps IEEE802.11b|Wireless Ethernet - 300 Mbps IEEE802.11 Draft N|Wireless Ethernet - 54 Mbps IEEE802.11a|Wireless Ethernet - 54 Mbps IEEE802.11g

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