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AIR-CT5508-250-K9 New Cisco 5508 Wireless Controller 8 ports for 250 MAPs

MPN: AIR-CT5508-250-K9 | UPC: 0 882658250033 | CONDITION: New



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Cisco 5508 Wireless Controller – Network management device – 8 ports – 250 MAPs (managed access points) – GigE – 1U

Cisco 5508 Wireless Controllers deliver reliable performance, enhanced flexibility, and zero service loss for mission-critical wireless. 802.11n offers up to nine times the performance of 802.11a/g networks. Interactive multimedia applications, such as voice and video, can now perform flawlessly over the wireless network, and clients can conveniently roam with no service interruption. Flexible licensing allows you to easily add access point support or premium software features.

Key Selling Points

  • Nine times the performance of 802.11a/g networks
  • Reliable connections even in the most demanding environments
  • Larger mobility domain for more simultaneous client associations
  • Uninterrupted network access when roaming
  • Consistent streaming video and reliable, toll-quality voice
  • Licensing flexibility and investment protection

Maximum Performance and Scalability

  • Support for up to 500 access points and 7000 clients
  • 11ac and 802.11n optimized for up to nine times the performance of 802.11a/g networks
  • Enhanced uptime with the ability to simultaneously configure and manage 500 access points per controller

Improved Mobility and Services

  • Larger mobility domain for more simultaneous client associations
  • Faster radio resource management (RRM) updates for uninterrupted network access when roaming
  • Intelligent RF control plane for self-configuration, self-healing, and self-optimization
  • Efficient roaming improves application performance such as toll quality, voice, and consistent streaming of video and data backup

Licensing Flexibility and Investment Protection

  • Additional access point capacity licenses may be added over time

Cisco OfficeExtend Solution

  • Secure, simple, cost-effective mobile teleworker solution
  • Up to 500 remote access points per controller
  • Supports Cisco? Unified IP Phones for reduced cell phone charges

Comprehensive Wired/Wireless Security

  • Full Control and Provisioning of Wireless Access Points (CAPWAP) access-point-to-controller encryption
  • Supports rogue access point detection and denial-of-service attacks
  • Management frame protection detects malicious users and alerts network administrators

Enterprise Wireless Mesh

  • Dynamic wireless mesh networks support indoor and outdoor connectivity for areas that are difficult to wire

Environmentally Responsible

  • Support for adaptive power management to turn off access point radios during off-peak hours to reduce power consumption
  • OfficeExtend solution reduces costs and supports green best practices by reducing commuting time and saving on gas, vehicle mileage, and insurance costs

Main Specifications

Product DescriptionCisco 5508 Wireless Controller – network management device
Device TypeNetwork management device
License Qty250 MAPs (managed access points)
Form FactorExternal – 1U
Ports Qty8
Data Link ProtocolGigabit Ethernet
CapacityManageable access points: 250
PowerAC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Dimensions (WxDxH)17.3 in x 21.2 in x 1.8 in
Manufacturer Warranty90-day warranty

Extended Specifications

Device TypeNetwork management device
Height (Rack Units)1U
Width17.3 in
Depth21.2 in
Height1.8 in
Form FactorExternal
Ports Qty8
Connectivity TechnologyWired
Data Link ProtocolGigabit Ethernet
Switching ProtocolEthernet
Network / Transport ProtocolTCP/IP, UDP/IP, ICMP/IP, ARP, BOOTP, DHCP
Remote Management ProtocolSNMP 1, RMON, Telnet, SNMP 3, SNMP 2c, HTTP, HTTPS, TFTP, SSH
CapacityManageable access points: 250
Status IndicatorsPower, system, link/activity
FeaturesDHCP support, BOOTP support, ARP support, VLAN support, Syslog support, manageable, MAC address filtering, CleanAir technology
Encryption AlgorithmLEAP, DES, Triple DES, RC4, MD5, AES, 128-bit WEP, 40-bit WEP, IKE, SSL, TLS, SHA-1, TLS 1.0, 104-bit WEP, WPA, WPA2, WPA-PSK, AES-CBC
Authentication MethodRADIUS, TACACS, Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP)
Compliant StandardsIEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.1D, IEEE 802.1Q, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11d, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.1x, IEEE 802.11i, IEEE 802.11h, IEEE 802.11e, IEEE 802.11n
Expansion / Connectivity
Expansion Slots1 (total) / 1 (free) x expansion slot ? 8 (total) / 8 (free) x
Interfaces1 x management – RJ-45 ? 1 x 1000Base-T (management) – RJ-45 ? 1 x USB ? 2 x USB – Type A
Compliant StandardsVCCI, EN55022, ICES-003, EN55024, UL 60950-1, EN 60950-1, FCC Part 15.107, FCC Part 15.109
Power DeviceInternal power supply
Installed Qty1
Max Supported Qty2
Voltage RequiredAC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Provided115 Watt
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & SupportLimited warranty – advance parts replacement – 90 days – response time: 10 days
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature32 ?F
Max Operating Temperature104 ?F
Humidity Range Operating10 – 95% (non-condensing)


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Warranty for AIR-CT5508-250-K9?
  • The warranty for refurbished units is 30 days.
  • The warranty for New units is as per the manufacturer’s terms and conditions.

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