Meraki MR42 Cloud Managed 802.11ac AP<br /><br /><small>(Part #: MR42-HW)</small>

Meraki MR42 Cloud Managed 802.11ac AP

(Part #: MR42-HW)

$ 1,099.00

  • Description

    High performance 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless

    The Cisco Meraki MR42 is a four radio, cloud-managed 3x3 MU-MIMO 802.11ac Wave 2 access point. Designed for next-generation deployments in offices, schools, hospitals, shops, and hotels, the MR42 offers performance, security, and simple management.

    The MR42 provides a maximum 1.9 Gbps aggregate dual–band frame rate with concurrent 802.11ac Wave 2 and 802.11n 3x3:3 MIMO radios. A dedicated third radio provides real-time WIDS/ WIPS with automated RF optimization. In addition, an integrated fourth radio delivers Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) scanning and Beaconing functionality.

    Product Highlights

    Ideal use cases
    • Performance-critical wireless LANs
    • High-density environments
    Hardware features
    • 3 radios: 2.4 and 5 GHz, dual-band WIDS/WIPS
    • 3-stream 802.11ac Wave 2 and 802.11n, up to 1.9 Gbps
    • Gigabit Ethernet port
    • PoE: Full functionality under 802.3at (compatible with 802.3af)
    • AC adapter available
    Cloud management
    • Network-wide visibility and control
    • Self-provisioning for rapid deployment
    • Automatic reporting
    • Seamless firmware updates
    Enterprise security
    • 802.1X and native Active Directory integration
    • Air Marshal: real-time WIPS with forensics
    • Stateful Layer 3-7 firewall
    • Identity-based group policies
    • Built-in antivirus scan (NAC)
    Guest access
    • 1-click secure guest access
    • Guest isolation firewall
    • Customizable splash pages
    • Integrated Facebook login
    RF optimization
    • Dual-concurrent radios with MU-MIMO support
    • Radios optimized for rate-vs-range performance
    • Third radio dedicated to security and RF management
    • Built-in real-time RF spectrum view
    • Cloud-based automatic RF optimization
    Layer 7 traffic shaping
    • Classifies hundreds of applications
    • Create per-application bandwidth limits
    • Prioritize productivity apps
    • Restrict or block recreational traffic
    Presence location analytics
    • Measure visitor capture rate, visit length, and repeat visit rate
    • Measure visitor trends over time and compare performance across locations
    Device management
    • Create device-specific firewall rules
    • Monitor and track device inventory
    • Deploy applications and enforce security settings