Can I add new radios to an existing AP? Can an SU become and AP and vice versa?
All radios with exception to the bridge pairs can be used to expand the existing wireless network. To add new radios to the network, simply key the new subscriber unit to the existing access point, ensuring that the Network Name, Encryption Key, and Channel are identical to those of the radios of the existing network. Only the 900MHz and 2.4 GHz radios have the option of switching from a subscriber to an access point and vice versa. the 5.8GHz radios do not have that capability.
How does a point to multipoint system work?
A point to multipoint system uses one access point (AP) radio with up to 16 subscriber radios (SU) to create a multipoint network link extension. Each SU must be individually keyed to the AP before installation. After key exchanging the installation ...
Can the system handle multiple network cameras transmitting back to the same AP?
Yes, so long as the combined data rate from the cameras does not exceed the radios’ capabilities. A rule of thumb is to imagine only having 60% of the aggregate bandwidth (180 Mbps for a radio with 300 Mbps aggregate bandwidth) available through the ...
Can a bridge pair become a point-to-multipoint configuration?
AW900xTR and AW2400xTR can be reconfigured for point-to-multipoint configuration. AW58x00 series: Due to licensing and legal requirements, bridge pairs cannot be configured as point to multi-point. To create a point to multi-point system, you need to ...
How do the radios handle encryption?
All AvaLAN products use at least a 128-bit AES FIPS 197 NIST certified encryption protocol. We also offer radios that are NIST certified FIPS140-2 Level 2 encryption.
Can the system route packets between subscribers?
Yes, the AP monitors Ethernet traffic from each SU and transmits it to the appropriate destination, either another SU or into the network.