Cisco 2500 Series Wireless Controller For Upto 5 Cisco Access Points

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Part Number: AIR-CT2504-5-K9
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Product Details


The Cisco 2500 Series Wireless Controller enables systemwide wireless functions in small to medium-sized enterprises and branch offices. Designed for 802.11n performance, Cisco 2500 Series Wireless Controllers are entry-level controllers that provide real-time communication between Cisco Aironet access points to simplify the deployment and operation of wireless networks

Features & Benefits

Feature Benefits
Scalability Supports 5, 15, 25, or 50 access points
High Performance Wired-network speed and nonblocking performance for 802.11n networks
RF Management Provides both real-time and historical information about RF interference impacting network performance across controllers, via systemwide CiscoCleanAir technology integration
Comprehensive End-to-End Security
  • Offers CAPWAP-compliant Datagram Transport Layer Security (DTLS) encryption to help ensure full-line-rate encryption between access points and controllers across remote WAN/LAN links
  • End-to-end Voice
  • Supports Unified Communications for improved collaboration through messaging, presence, and conferencing
  • Supports all Cisco Unified Communications Wireless IP Phones for cost-effective, real-time voice services
  • High-Performance Video
  • Integrates Cisco VideoStream technology as part of the Cisco medianet framework to optimize the delivery of video applications across the WLAN
  • PCI Integration
  • Part of Payment Card Industry (PCI) certified architecture, and are well-suited for retail customers who deploy transactional data applications such as scanners and kiosks
  • OfficeExtend
  • Supports corporate wireless service for mobile and remote workers with secure wired tunnels to the Cisco Aironet 600, 1130, 1140 or 3500 Series Access Points
  • Extends the corporate network to remote locations with minimal setup and maintenance requirements
  • Improves productivity and collaboration at remote site locations
  • Separate service set identifier (SSID) tunnels allow both corporate and personal Internet access
  • Reduced carbon dioxide emissions from a decrease in commuting
  • Higher employee job satisfaction from ability to work at home
  • Improves business resiliency by providing continuous, secure connectivity in the event of disasters, pandemics, or inclement weather
  • EnterpriseWireless Mesh
  • Allows access points to dynamically establish wireless connections without the need for a physical connection to the wired network
  • Available on select Cisco Aironet access points, Enterprise Wireless Mesh is ideal for warehouses, manufacturing floors, shopping centers, and any other location where extending a wired connection may prove difficult or aesthetically unappealing
  • Environmentally Responsible
  • Organizations may choose to turn off access point radios to reduce power consumption during off-peak hours
  • Mobility, security and management for IPv6 & dual-stack clients
  • Secure, reliable wireless connectivity and consistent end-user experience
  • Increased network availability by proactive blocking of known threats
  • Equips administrators for IPv6 troubleshooting, planning, client traceability from a common wired and wireless management system

  • Specifications

    Item Specification
    Wireless Standards IEEE 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11d, WMM/802.11e, 802.11h, 802.11n, 802.11u
    Wired/Switching/Routing IEEE 802.3 10BASE-T, IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX specification, 1000BASE-T, and IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging.
    Data Request for Comments (RFCs)
    • RFC 768 UDP
    • RFC 791 IP
    • RFC 2460 IPv6 (passthrough bridging mode only)
    • RFC 792 ICMP
    • RFC 793 TCP
    • RFC 826 ARP
    • RFC 1122 Requirements for Internet Hosts
    • RFC 1519 CIDR
    • RFC 1542 BOOTP
    • RFC 2131 DHCP
    • RFC 5415 CAPWAP Protocol Specification
    Security Standards
    • Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
    • IEEE 802.11i (WPA2, RSN)
    • RFC 1321 MD5 Message-Digest Algorithm
    • RFC 1851 The ESP Triple DES Transform
    • RFC 2104 HMAC: Keyed Hashing for Message Authentication
    • RFC 2246 TLS Protocol Version 1.0
    • RFC 2401 Security Architecture for the Internet Protocol
    • RFC 2403 HMAC-MD5-96 within ESP and AH
    • RFC 2404 HMAC-SHA-1-96 within ESP and AH
    • RFC 2405 ESP DES-CBC Cipher Algorithm with Explicit IV
    • RFC 2406 IP Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP)
    • RFC 2407 Interpretation for ISAKMP
    • RFC 2408 ISAKMP
    • RFC 2409 IKE
    • RFC 2451 ESP CBC-Mode Cipher Algorithms
    • RFC 3280 Internet X.509 PKI Certificate and CRL Profile
    • RFC 3602 The AES-CBC Cipher Algorithm and Its Use with IPsec
    • RFC 3686 Using AES Counter Mode with IPsec ESP
    • RFC 4347 Datagram Transport Layer Security
    • RFC 4346 TLS Protocol Version 1.1
    • WEP and Temporal Key Integrity Protocol-Message Integrity Check (TKIP-MIC): RC4 40, 104 and 128 bits (both static and shared keys)
    • Advanced Encryption Standard (AES): CBC, CCM, Counter Mode with Cipher Block Chaining Message Authentication Code Protocol (CCMP)
    • DES: DES-CBC, 3DES
    • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS): RC4 128-bit and RSA 1024- and 2048-bit
    Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA)
    • IEEE 802.1X
    • RFC 2548 Microsoft Vendor-Specific RADIUS Attributes
    • RFC 2716 PPP EAP-TLS
    • RFC 2865 RADIUS Authentication
    • RFC 2866 RADIUS Accounting
    • RFC 2867 RADIUS Tunnel Accounting
    • RFC 3576 Dynamic Authorization Extensions to RADIUS
    • RFC 3579 RADIUS Support for EAP
    • RFC 3580 IEEE 802.1X RADIUS Guidelines
    • RFC 3748 Extensible Authentication Protocol
    • Web-based authentication
    • TACACS support for management users
    • SNMP v1, v2c, v3
    • RFC 854 Telnet
    • RFC 1155 Management Information for TCP/IP-Based Internets
    • RFC 1156 MIB
    • RFC 1157 SNMP
    • RFC 1213 SNMP MIB II
    • RFC 1350 TFTP
    • RFC 1643 Ethernet MIB
    • RFC 2030 SNTP
    • RFC 2616 HTTP
    • RFC 2665 Ethernet-Like Interface types MIB
    • RFC 2674 Definitions of Managed Objects for Bridges with Traffic Classes, Multicast Filtering, and Virtual Extensions
    • RFC 2819 RMON MIB
    • RFC 2863 Interfaces Group MIB
    • RFC 3164 Syslog
    • RFC 3414 User-Based Security Model (USM) for SNMPv3
    • RFC 3418 MIB for SNMP
    • RFC 3636 Definitions of Managed Objects for IEEE 802.3 MAUs
    • Cisco private MIBs
    Management Interfaces
    • Designed for use with Cisco Wireless Control System
    • Web-based: HTTP/HTTPS individual device manager
    • Command-line interface: Telnet, SSH, serial port
    Interfaces and Indicators
    • Console port: RJ-45 connector
    • Network: Four 1 Gbps Ethernet (RJ-45)
    • Note: Access point directly connected to the controller is not currently supported.
    • LED indicators: Link Activity (each 1 Gigabit Ethernet port), Power, Status, Alarm
    Physical and Environmental
    • Dimensions: 1.73 x 8.00 x 6.75 in. (43.9 x 203.2 x 271.5mm)
    • Weight: 3.5 lbs (with power supply)
    • Temperature:
      • Operating: 32 to 104 F (0 to 40C)
      • Storage: -13 to 158F (-25 to 70C)
    • Humidity:
      • Operating humidity: 10 to 95 percent, noncondensing
      • Storage humidity: Up to 95 percent
    • Power adapter: Input power: 100 to 240 VAC; 50/60 Hz
    • Heat dissipation: 72 BTU/hour
    Regulatory Compliance
    • Safety:
      • UL 60950-1, 2nd Edition
      • EN 60950:2005
      • EMI and susceptibility (Class B):
      • U.S.: FCC Part 15.107 and 15.109
      • Canada: ICES-003
      • Japan: VCCI
      • Europe: EN 55022, EN 55024