Overview of Cisco Aironet 1700 Series Access Points
If you operate a small or medium-sized enterprise network, deploy the Cisco® Aironet® 1700 Series Access Point for the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology at an attractive price. The 1700 Series meets the growing requirements of wireless networks by delivering better performance than 802.11n and providing key RF management features for improved wireless experiences.
The 1700 Series supports 802.11ac Wave 1 standard capabilities. That includes a theoretical connection rate of up to 867 Mbps. The added throughput lets you stay ahead of growing bandwidth requirements as:
? More wireless clients associate with the network
? Users tap into bandwidth-heavy multimedia applications
? Mobile workers increasingly use multiple Wi-Fi devices
Features and Benefits
Building on the Cisco Aironet heritage of RF excellence, the 1700 Series access points run on a purpose-built, innovative chipset with a best-in-class RF architecture. The 1700 Series is a component of Cisco’s flagship, 802.11ac-enabled Aironet access points that deliver robust mobility experiences.
802.11ac Wave 1 support with 3×3 multiple input and multiple output (MIMO) and two spatial streams
Cisco CleanAir® Express Spectrum Intelligence
Optimized access point roaming
Delivers higher rates over a greater range for more capacity and reliability than competing access points. Provides up to three times more bandwidth than 802.11n networks
Detects RF interference and provides basic spectrum analysis capabilities while simplifying ongoing operations across 20-, 40-, and 80-MHz-wide channels
Directs client devices to associate with the access point in their coverage range, offering the fastest data rate available
Boosts uplink performance and reliability by reducing the impact of signal fade