Netgear WC9500 gateways/controller

High Capacity Enterprise-Class Wireless Controller, 10Gbps, 165W
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£3,437.10 £2,864.25
The WC9500 High Capacity Wireless Controller is ideal for education customers, medium to large sized hospitality, and healthcare deployments. Designed with simplicity in management and ease of use, it offers enterprise grade functionality and capacity for organizations of all sizes.

- UFast algorithm provides fast and easy Access Point discovery and firmware management
- Fully distributed L2 and L3 roaming enable optimal performance and maximum throughput for seamless mobility
- Automatic controls of AP transmit power and channel allocations ensure best coverage by minimizing interferences
- Load balancing and rate limiting provide fair bandwidth allocation among all clients for robust wireless connectivity

- Support up to 200 Access Points with a single WC9500 and up to 600 Access Points with a stacks of three WC9500.
- Support full line of ProSAFE® Access Points with simplified management and comprehensive monitoring
- Support of (N+1) controller redundancy to maximize reliability and minimizes service disruptions
- Complete hardware resilience with dual fan tray and hot-swappable power supplies

Business Value
- Maximizes investment flexibility with pay as you go licenses. Each WC9500 comes with two evaluation AP licenses. Additional management of AP’s can be enabled with 10 AP licenses.
- Self-healing algorithm adapts power and channel of neighboring APs for improved user experience during interference impacted events
- Investment protection with support of entry level ProSAFE® Access Points and future proof with 802.11ac Access Points
- Provides complete view of customer deployment environment with heat map, wireless channel, and signal strength for real-time reporting of network status

Ease of Use
- Complete search and sort functions for identification of key wireless statistics and environmental conditions
- Simple to use Wizard for easy Access Points discovery and configuration managements
- Quick set up with WC9500 Web interface and comprehensive monitoring information
- Intuitive management interfaces allow set up of complete wireless networks in minutes
Manufacturer Netgear
SKU WC9500-10000S
Manufacturer Part Number N/A
EAN 6064490824014
Condition: New
Detailed Specification
Supported protocolsWNDAP660
Security algorithmsWPA, WPA2
Authentication method802.1x, MAC address
Networking featuresLayer 2 Discovery, Layer 3 Discovery, L2 Roaming, L3 Roaming, Layer 2 isolation, Access List, Auto Channel Allocation, Radius, AD, and LDAP proxy, Remote AP, Client load balancing, Auto Power Control, Coverage Hole Detection, Rate Limiting on per SSID, Rate Limiting on per client, 802.11e WMM, Schedule AP on/of, Captive Portal, Stacking Redundancy (N+1)
Ports & interfaces
USB 2.0 ports quantity1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports1
Weight & dimensions
Weight7.57 kg
Dimensions (WxDxH)430 x 43 x 440 mm
Power consumption (typical)165 W
Input voltage100 - 240
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 45 °C
Storage temperature (T-T)-20 - 70 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)10 - 90%
Storage relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95%
Technical details
Compliance industry standardsENGR 10049 EST, ENGR 10045 EVT, ENGR 10048 CVT, ENGR 10046 SVT, ENGR 10023 HALT, ENGR 10036 CDG

Delivery Details

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Once we have prepared your order for despatch, you will receive an email including your tracking number and link to track delivery.

Delivery Rates

Prices include VAT. Orders must be placed and funds cleared by 3:30pm.

Orders placed after 3:00pm, on a weekend or bank holiday will be processed on the next business day. 

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