Edgecore Networks Provides a Robust Controller-based 802.11ac Dual-Band Wireless Access Point Solution Targeted Towards Emerging Markets and Campus Network Upgrades

Hsinchu, Taiwan, June 1st, 2015 - Edgecore Networks Corporation, a professional provider of solutions that keep information moving and connections strong for businesses, from SMB and Enterprise to Service Providers and Carriers, will demonstrate its complete new series of controller-based wireless 11ac outdoor and indoor access points, designed for school and campus networks at COMPUTEX in Taipei from June 2 to June 6, booth number C0512, Hall 1, TWTC.  

With the enormous demand for having more video and interactive education content, as well as more students, using mobile devices, upgrading the campus wireless network may be required. 'Considering the requirement from education users, it's necessary to have an easy-to-deploy wireless network that has robust redundancy.' said Max Wu, Wireless Product Line Manager of Edgecore Networks. 'We are very happy to announce the availability of our new controller-based series of 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi access points , which comes with auto power adjustment to ensure wireless coverage while avoiding interference from nearby access points,  high quality multicast design to ensure video stream quality, and auto channel selection to guarantee the most clean and suitable channels for different devices. 'Most importantly, the controller-based products are designed with high availability.  The redundant controller will automatically activate whenever there is an issue on the network, while recovering the network configuration, this helps the IT staff easily maintain the network and services.  Controller-based Solution is very suitable for large-scale deployment in Campus Network, while centralized management is available via Edgecore's in-house ECView Pro Network Management Software with easy-to-read Dashboard Tool, Head Map,..etc.

Edgecore's Campus Controller-based product series includes:

EWS4606 6-port Gigabit Wireless Controller, upto 2000 AP manageability
ECW7220-L 802.11ac indoor dual band, dual radio, enterprise wireless access point with 3x3 MIMO antennas
ECWO7220-L 802.11ac outdoor dual band, dual radio, enterprise wireless access point with 3x3 MIMO antennas (to be released in 4Q/2015)
About Edgecore Networks 
Headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan, Edgecore Networks Corporation was originally established as part of the Accton Technology Group responsible for global branded business. In 2010, Edgecore Networks was spun-off into an independent subsidiary.  Edgecore Networks provides solutions that keep information moving and connections strong for businesses from the SMB and enterprise, to service providers and carriers. Additional information can be found at the Edgecore Networks website.