RF Feature Matrix


Note

AP4800 is supported in 8.8 software release.


Features AP18xx AP4800/3800/2800 AP 1540/1560
WLC Mobility Express WLC Mobility Express WLC Mobility Express
CleanAir 80Mhz N/A N/A Yes Yes Yes Yes
RRM–DCA, TPC, CHDM Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
FRA N/A N/A Yes Yes N/A N/A
BandSelect Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Load Balancing Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
RF Profiles Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
HDX Turbo Performance No No Yes Yes Yes for 1560 Yes for 1560
Optimized Roaming Yes *Yes Yes *Yes Yes *Yes
RX–SOP No No Yes Yes Yes for 1560 Yes
DBS Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Off-channel scanning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Offchannel Scan Defer Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Flex DFS No No Yes Yes Yes for 1560 Yes for 1560
ClientLink 4.0 TxBF TxBF Yes Yes TxBF on 1540. Yes for 1560 TxBF on 1540. Yes for 1560
ATF No No No No No No
A-MSDU/A-MPDU aggregation config per priority Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
EDRRM No Yes Yes Yes Yes for 1560 Yes for 1560
Configurable EDCA No No No No No No
Spectrum Intelligence/Spectrum Expert Spectrum Intelligence (8.6) Spectrum Intelligence (8.6) Spectrum Expert (8.5) Spectrum Expert (8.5) 1540- Spectrum Intelligence (8.6)/1560 - Spectrum Expert(8.6)

1540- Spectrum Intelligence (8.6)/1560 - Spectrum Expert(8.6)

*Support on Cisco Mobility Express Release 8.8 and later.

Security Feature Matrix–Local Mode AP

Features AP18xx AP4800/3800/2800 AP 1540/1560

WLC

WLC

WLC

WPA2/AES Yes Yes Yes
TKIP Yes Yes Yes
Peer to Peer Blocking Yes Yes Yes
Wireless IDS Yes Yes Yes
Adaptive wIPS Yes Yes Yes
ELM Yes–limited Yes-limited Yes-limited
Client exclusion Yes Yes Yes
Rogue detection Yes Yes Yes
MFP No No No
11r, 11k, 11v BSS transition Management Yes Yes Yes
802.11v DMS No No No
802.11w Yes Yes Yes
Local Policy w/QoS and AVC Yes Yes Yes
Trustsec SXP, SGT 8.4 8.4 8.4
WEP Deprecated Deprecated Deprecated
WiFi Direct blocking No No No
LSC Yes Yes Yes
TCP MSS Adjust* Yes Yes Yes
MAC Authentication Yes Yes Yes
OKC Yes Yes Yes
CCKM Yes Yes Yes
NDP Encryption No No No
Data DTLS Encryption Yes Yes Yes
802.1x on AP (EAP-FAST 8.6 8.6 8.6
802.1x on AP (EAP-PEAP, EAP-TLS)

8.7

8.7 8.7

Services Feature Matrix–Local Mode

Features AP18xx AP4800/3800/2800 AP1540/1560

WLC

WLC

WLC

AVC–Mark, Drop, RL Yes Yes Yes
AAA Override–VLAN, ACL, QoS Yes Yes Yes
AAA Override of AVC profile Yes Yes Yes
AAA Override BW contract Yes Yes Yes
Local Profiling Yes Yes Yes
Radius Profiling Yes Yes Yes
Per User BW contract Yes Yes Yes
Per SSID BW contract Yes Yes Yes
Videostream 8.8 8.8 8.8
CAC, WMM Policy Yes Yes Yes
QoS Profiles No No No
Bonjour GW, mDNS AP, LSS, Priority MAC Yes Yes Yes
Adaptive 11r 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1
Fastlane 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1
Mac Authentication Yes Yes Yes
802.11u 8.5 8.5 8.5
Full CCX Support No No No
BYOD, NAC RADIUS, CWA Yes Yes Yes

Infrastructure Feature Matrix

Features AP18xx AP4800/ 3800/2800 AP1540/1560
WLC Mobility Express

WLC

Mobility Express

WLC

Mobility Express

CDP, LLDP Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

HA SSO Yes

Master Election

Yes

Master Election

Yes

Master Election

AP Multicast mode Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Multicast VLAN Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Client IPv6 Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Webauth–Internal/External Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes 8.5 (PnP for Controller)
AP PnP 8.3 8.5 (PnP for Controller) 8.3 8.5 (PnP for Controller) 8.3

Yes

Pre Image Download Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Fast SSID Change Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

FlexConnect, Local, Sniffer and Monitor Mode Yes

Flexconnect

Yes

Fleconnect, Monitor Mode

Yes

Flexconnect

Mesh Mode No

No

No

No

8.4

No

Spectrum Expert No

No

8.5

8.5

No

No

RFIDTagging 8.3 MR1

No

8.3 MR1

No

8.3 MR1

No

FIPS Certification 8.3 MR1

No

8.3 MR1

No

8.3 MR1

No

Native IPv6 8.4

No

8.4

No

8.4

No

BLE, Hyperlocation No

No

No

No

No

No

WGB mode No

No

No

No

No

No

Fast CAPWAP Heartbeat No

No

No

No

No

No

Client Packet Capture No

No

No

No

No

No

CAPWAP VLAN Tagging 8.5

No

8.5

No

8.5

No

User idle timeout per WLAN Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

User idle thresholds per WLAN Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

DHCP Option 60 No

No

No

No

No

No

Passpoint 8.5

8.6

8.5

8.6

8.5

8.6

DHCP Option 82 8.6

No

8.6

No

8.6

No

Fast Locate No No No

No

No

No

Multicast buffer configuration per wlan

No

No

No

No

No

No

FlexConnect Specific–Feature Matrix

Features AP18X AP4800/3800 /AP2800 AP1540/1560
FlexConnect Mobility Express FlexConnect Mobility Express FlexConnect Mobility Express
Local Switching Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Central Switching Yes NA Yes NA Yes N/A
WLAN-VLAN Mapping Yes 8.7 Yes 8.7 Yes 8.7
Local Auth w/External RADIUS Server Yes No Yes No Yes No
Local Auth internal Server No No No No No No
TKIP 8.2MR5/8.3MR1 8.5 8.2MR5/8.3MR1 8.5 Yes Yes
WPA2/AES Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
OEAP Yes No Yes No Yes No
Webauth–Internal/External Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
EoGREv4/v6 on Flexconnect AP 8.4 8.8 (IPv4) 8.4 8.8 (IPv4) 8.4 8.8 (IPv4)
VLAN Based Central Switching 8.5 N/A 8.5 N/A 8.5 Yes
aWIPS MSE 8.0 No MSE 8.0 No MSE 8.0 Yes
Rogue detection and Mitigation Yes Rogue detection Yes Rogue detection Yes Rogue detection
RLDP Deprecated N/A Deprecated N/A Deprecated N/A
CCKM Fast Roaming Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
802.11r Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adaptive 11r 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1 8.3 MR1
OKC Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
AAA Override–VLAN ID, ACL Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
AAA Override-VLAN Name 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
AAA Override–QoS 8.4 Yes 8.4 Yes 8.4 Yes
AAA Override of AVC Profile No No No No No No
AAA Override Bandwidth control 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
VLAN ACL Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
DNS ACL Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
L2 ACL Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Limit Clients per WLAN/Radio 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
Netflow Export No No No No No No
WGB Client No No No
Split Tunnelling No No No No No No
Passive Clients 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
Client exclusion Yes No Yes No Yes No
MFP No No No No No No
TrustSec

SXP/SGT

Yes No Yes No Yes No
QoS Markings DSCP/dot1p Markings Yes No Yes No Yes No
CleanAir N/A N/A Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native VLAN and VLAN Support on FlexConnect Group Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
AVC Policy Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Proxy ARP 8.4 8.4 8.4 8.4 8.4 8.4
Syslog (no support for facility setting) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
ClientLink TxBF TxBF Yes Yes Yes TxBFon 1540. Yes for 1560
Load Balancing Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Band Select Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Smart AP Image Upgrade Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Default Flex Group Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
NAT/PAT 8.4 Centralized NAT 8.4 Centralized NAT 8.4 Centralized NAT
Ethernet fallback 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
PPPoE client No No No No No No
Bidirectional rate limiting (Per Client, Per BSSID) Yes 8.7 Yes 8.7 Yes 8.7
Bidirectional rate limiting Per WLAN No 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
Peer to Peer Blocking 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
802.11w No No No No No No
BYOD, NAC RADIUS, CWA Flex Central Auth. 8.5 8.7 8.5 8.7 8.5 8.7
BYOD, NAC RADIUS, CWA Local Auth 8.5 N/A 8.5 N/A 8.5 N/A
MAC Authentication Flex Central Auth Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MAC Authentication Flex Local Auth No No No No No No
GTK Randomization No No No No No No
Videostream 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.8
Data DTLS Encryption No No No No No No
Umbrella No No No No No No

WSA

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

TLS Tunnel

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

mDNS

No

8.8

No

8.8

No

8.8


Note

This matrix is updated up to AireOS software release 8.8.