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"I purchased the hardware and there are no monthly or yearly licenses to buy.""We only pay for the support and the contract licenses from Aruba Instant.""The licensing cost is somewhere around $20,000."

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Top Answer: The quick setup and automatic code embedded in one access point is really useful.
Top Answer: The licensing cost is somewhere around $20,000.
Top Answer: The product could be improved by having the ability to support more access points in one cluster. I would also suggest that the multicast be more efficient. Improved managing of the multicast could be… more »
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Also Known As
SonicWave 200 Series, SonicWave 200 Series Access Points, SonicWave 400 Series, SonicWave 400 Series Access Points
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Overview

Aruba Instant delivers the only controllerless Wi-Fi solution that is easy to set-up, and loaded with security and smarts needed to accelerate your business without breaking your budget.

SonicWall SonicWave series wireless access points (APs) combine high-performance IEEE 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless technology with flexible deployment options. These APs can be managed via the cloud using SonicWall WiFi Cloud Manager (WCM) or through SonicWall's industry-leading next-generation firewalls.

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Purdue University, Orlando Magic, Brussels Airport Company, Molecaten Holiday ParksSt. Dominic's School for Girls
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Find out what your peers are saying about Ruckus, Cisco, Aruba Networks and others in Wireless LAN. Updated: October 2020.
442,141 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Aruba Instant is ranked 6th in Wireless LAN with 10 reviews while SonicWall SonicWave Access Points is ranked 20th in Wireless LAN. Aruba Instant is rated 8.8, while SonicWall SonicWave Access Points is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Aruba Instant writes "Offers a lot of flexibility, almost everything can be configured". On the other hand, Aruba Instant is most compared with Ubiquiti WLAN, TP-Link Auranet EAP, Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN, Ruckus Wireless and Huawei Wireless, whereas SonicWall SonicWave Access Points is most compared with Ruckus Wireless and Dell EMC Ruckus.

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