Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Wireless LAN Switch
The Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess WLAN Switch/controller product family provides the industry’s strongest integrated security feature set with a comprehensive line of WLAN switch/controllers, each designed for a specific environment such as the enterprise campus, building or branch office environments.
The OmniAccess WLAN Switch/controller family includes:
The OmniAccess WLAN Switch/controller family is managed by the OmniVista® 3600 Air Manager.
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise OmniAccess Wireless Access Points
The Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Access Points (APs) are small, lightweight, and can be securely deployed in a variety of locations such as on walls, cubicles, desktops, and in the ceiling. The AP antenna diversity allows for the best possible signal processing using dual, omni-directional antennas.
Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess APs work with Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Wireless LAN (WLAN) switch/controllers to provide a high performance wireless mobility solution for enterprises. Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess APs have an extended lifespan because they automatically configure themselves across any L2/L3 network using discovery, allowing easy upgrades when new features, capabilities, or standards emerge.
Three access point types are available:
Dependent Access Points
Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Access Points provide enterprise-class access capable of supporting multiple functions including wired and wireless access, air monitoring/wireless intrusion detection and prevention. These access points deliver secure user-centric network services and applications. They require a WLAN switch/controller and software licenses.
Remote Access Points
Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Remote Access Points provide enterprise-class remote access capable of supporting multiple functions including wired and wireless access, air monitoring/wireless intrusion detection and prevention. These remote access points deliver secure user-centric network services and applications to remote branch offices, home office workers and telecommuters. They require a WLAN switch/controller and software licenses.
Instant Access Points
Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Instant Access Points make Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess Mobility Controller capabilities on 802.11n access points virtual, creating a feature-rich, enterprise-grade wireless LAN (WLAN) that delivers the affordability and simplicity of an entry-level Wi-Fi network. No WLAN switch/controller is required and software licenses are included.