Next-Generation Platform Supports 802.11ac, Delivers Significant Increases in Device DensityIn addition to its superior level of integrated application awareness, the 7200 Series incorporates the following key features:
- 802.11ac-Ready Platform for Better Throughput: According to ABI Research, 70 percent of smartphones will ship with the new 802.11ac standard by 2015 3. The Aruba 7200 Series is optimized for 802.11ac, delivering 5x more throughput than competitive solutions, making it the ideal platform for enterprises as they plan their transition to 802.11ac. The 7200 Series is designed to handle the increased frequency of authentication, background updates and roaming events for smartphones and tablets.
- Mobile Device Density: The 7200 Series also delivers 40Gbps stateful firewall and encryption capabilities resulting in a 4x increase in capacity over previous generations of WLAN platforms. With this sharp increase in capacity, the 7200 Series can support up to 32,000 devices – 5x the density of competing solutions.