Altai to Introduce AltaiGate 500 Smart WLAN Controller
Reduces Overall Operational Expenses by Simplifying Network Deployment, Operations and Management
“With extensive experience in the wireless industry, the AltaiGate 500 is truly designed for businesses and network operators to enjoy enterprise-class wireless controller features but at an affordable cost. The Altai smart WLAN solution comes with a rich feature set that provides more control and gives greater visibility into the Wi-Fi network. It allows network operators to manage large-scale city-wide Wi-Fi easily.” Dr. Raymond Leung, CEO of Altai Technologies.
Hong Kong, Oct 4, 2017 – Altai Technologies, a leading supplier of carrier-grade Wi-Fi products and technologies today announced the launch of its smart WLAN controller – the AltaiGate 500, an easy-to-deploy and highly-scalable controller solution at GITEX (Oct 8-12) in Dubai, U.A.E.
With a central processor that employs up to six cores, each with two threads, the AltaiGate 500 can manage up to 500 Altai Super WiFi access points and 10,000 client devices from a single location. Ease of use is the primary design goal of the AltaiGate 500, helping to offload day to day network operations and maintenance tasks from network operators; resulting in lower operating costs. An entire network can be set up quickly via AltaiGate 500’s web-based configuration interface, and it can be deployed within any Layer 2/3 network.
Designed for small-to-large enterprise deployments, the AltaiGate offers:
- Customisable dashboard providing a comprehensive network snapshot for monitoring and troubleshooting
- Smart access features such as hotspot, guest access and social media login for secured private network access or easy monetisation of hotspot services
- Enterprise-grade 802.1x with any backend authentication databases such as RADIUS and Active Directory
- Centralised and distributed forwarding architectures to maximize deployment flexibility
The AltaiGate 500 is perfect for major Wi-Fi deployments such as smart cities and smart manufacturing.
The AltaiGate 500 provides the highest performance, security, and scalability to support ever-changing network requirements with customisable user report functions that allow operators to have better bandwidth control and improve the overall network efficiency.
Altai will showcase AltaiGate 500 and AltaiCare, together with the full series of Altai Super WiFi products, including the newly launched AX500 series, at booth # C2-43, Hall 2 in GITEX (Oct 8-12), Dubai.