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802.11ac Solution

Catch the next wave: 802.11ac Wave 2

For the next generation of enterprise Wi-Fi solutions, the future is here. Stay ahead of the game by deploying a Cisco infrastructure that supports the latest in 802.11ac standard and provides mobile devices with industry-leading bandwidth. Customers and employees can now take advantage of faster wireless speeds for an overall better experience.

Why you need to upgrade to 802.11ac Wave 2 now

Significantly boost performance

Greater scale and coverage help you connect an ever-increasing number of devices more reliably.

Provide a better user experience

Improve customer service and employee experiences. Get faster connections and longer device battery life.

Support applications effectively

Get the performance you need for video, collaboration, and other business-critical applications.

Prepare for a digital network

Use the network to speed business processes and introduce services that drive revenue and productivity.

The office that works as hard as you do

With a simple click and drag of your mouse, get the full effect of Cisco’s Enterprise Networking panoramic 360° experience. See what’s happening behind the scenes of an office throughout a normal work day.

Cisco 802.11ac solutions

Wireless access points

Cisco is dedicated to delivering the world’s most versatile and reliable wireless network. We offer advanced indoor, outdoor, and cloud-managed wireless access points.

Indoor | Outdoor and industrial | Cloud-managed

Wireless LAN controllers

Our controllers support small and large network deployments with flexible models, including new virtualization options.

Cisco Catalyst Multigigabit Technology

Cisco Catalyst multigigabit technology prepares your access switches for future innovations. It delivers speeds beyond 1 gigabit on existing Category 5e cables.

Don't get left behind

Every day technology changes, and you need to change with it. Your network performance won't cut it when newer, faster mobile devices and their bandwidth-chewing apps connect. Find out how to stay ahead of the curve.

Get 3 for the price of 2

For a limited time, buy two Cisco Aironet 802.11ac Wave 2 access points and get one for free. 

Featured technology

Flexible Radio Assignment

Automatically optimize your network and improve mobile experiences in high-density access environments.

The sixth generation of Wi-Fi

Meet the next Wi-Fi standard: 802.11ax, building on the success of 802.11ac.

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Design wireless infrastructures

See how you can easily design wireless infrastructures on Mars with 802.11ac. Explore new gaming levels and solution challenges.

New high-speed access points

See how the Cisco Aironet 2800 and 3800 Series meet the demand for more flexibility and capacity.

Deploying the world's largest wireless network

Students are becoming more mobile. One of China’s leading universities, the University of Geosciences at Wuhan, needed a cutting-edge wireless network to meet the growing number of connected devices. The school deployed an enterprise Wi-Fi solution centered on the 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless technology.

Cisco Services helps you evolve your network

See how we can help you innovate faster, stay competitive, reduce costs, simplify, and keep your information secure.

News and events

Introduction to 802.11ac Wave 2

Learn why Cisco and 802.11ac Wave 2 have a beautiful synergy.

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Go beyond Wave 2

Mobility beyond Wave 2

See how Cisco’s newest high-speed access points take Wi-Fi even further.

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Technology in educational

Handle the deluge with ease

See what our "No Strings Attached" show says about Flexible Radio Assignment.

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How to sell 802.11ac Wave 2

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