Linksys Expands Business Networking Portfolio With New Wireless-N Access Points

Now that Belkin has their hands on the Linksys brand, they’ve wasted no time in launching new product lines in both the consumer and business markets. Today the company took the wraps off their latest additions with the launch of a pair of  Wireless-N Access Points.

The new products, the Wireless-N300 Access Point with PoE (LAPN300) and Wireless-N300 Access Point with PoE (LAPN300) can be deployed as an access points or range extenders. Both support advanced features such as Power over Ethernet for flexible placement, plus Rogue AP Detection and 802.11X supplicant for enhanced security.

Specs as follows:

Wireless-N300 Access Point with PoE (LAPN300)

  • For desktop use or mounted to a wall or ceiling
  • Single Band with speeds up to 300Mbps*
  • Deploys as an Access Point or Range Extender
  • Advanced Security:
    • WPA, WPA2, 802.1X with RADIUS
    • 802.1X Supplicant
    • SSID to VLAN Mapping
    • MAC-based Access Control
    • Rogue AP detection
  • Can be powered by 802.3af/at compliant source such as a Linksys Business PoE Compatible Switch or through a Linksys Gigabit High Power PoE Injector
  • Gigabit Ethernet port
  • IPv6 support
  • Set-up and management through the Web Interface or Simple Network Management Protocol
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

Wireless-N600 Dual Band Access Point with PoE (LAPN600)

  • For desktop use or mounted to a wall or ceiling
  • Dual Band (2.4Ghz + 5Ghz) with speeds up to 300Mbps + 300Mbps*
  • Band Steering support for optimal performance
  • Supports Access Point, and Range Extender mode
  • Advanced Security:
    • WPA, WPA2, 802.1X with RADIUS
    • 802.1X Supplicant
    • SSID to VLAN Mapping
    • MAC-based Access Control
    • Rogue AP detection

Expect to see the new devices available through channel distributors this month, priced at £88.00 for the LAPN300 and around £122 for the LAPN600.

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