AWC Wireless Controller Deployment Options

The Autonomous Wave Control (AWC) wireless controller is an advanced network technology that analyzes and optimizes wireless traffic patterns to significantly improve network connectivity and performance while reducing deployment and operating costs.

Learn more about AWC and its advanced capabilities that enable:

  • Maximum wireless throughput and performance
  • Seamless roaming for Wi-Fi users with mobile devices
  • Plug-and-play wireless network expansion

Wi-Fi as a Service

Let us run your Wi-Fi network so you can focus on running your business. Our Hosted Services are ideal for organizations with limited IT staff and those that want to outsource everyday operations to optimize costs. Our Net.AWC service offers the same features as an on-premise solution but we take care of issue resolution, platform maintenance and software updates. You have access to an online dashboard to monitor your network and receive regular reports detailling usage and recommendations from our expert team.

Software-based Wireless Controller

For larger wireless networks that benefit from comprehensive monitoring and management tools, Vista Manager EX is a powerful solution for controlling wireless APs with AWC.

Key features:

  • Intuitive single-pane-of-glass interface
  • Centralized management and monitoring of all APs
  • Visualize deployment and coverage with 3D floor and heat maps
  • Monitor Wi-Fi operation with client counts and tracking
  • Automatic wireless performance optimization
  • Schedule updates across many or all APs

Hardware-Integrated Wireless Controller

Vista Manager mini enables visual wireless network management integrated into the Device GUI running on several of our AlliedWare Plus OS switches, firewalls, and router products.

Key features:

  • Highly cost-effective solution to wireless AP control
  • Visualize wired and wireless network devices
  • Floor and heat maps show wireless deployment and coverage
  • Up to 250 APs can be managed (depending on the device)
  • Flexible wireless network growth through tiered licenses

Products supporting Vista Manager mini

Next Generation High Capacity Layer 3+ Modular Chassis Switch
10G/40G/100G Stackable Layer 3 Managed Switches
1G/10G/40G Layer 3 Stackable Dual PSU Switches
10 Gigabit Layer 3 Stackable Managed Switches
Stackable Multi-Gigabit Layer 3 Dual PSU Switches
Allied Telesis Secure VPN Routers combine comprehensive security features with powerful routing and switching functionality to provide a secure, high performance security solution. Some models include AWC Lite for autonomous wireless control, creating the ideal platform for easy unified network management.
Powerful firewall security and threat protection is combined with routing and switching to provide an innovative high-performance solution. The 5G model enables flexible WAN deployment for your distributed business using high-speed 5G mobile broadband to link remote offices to the corporate network, or to back up a wired Internet connection.