Fortinet Wireless Competitors and Alternatives

The top Fortinet Wireless competitors are
  • Aruba Wireless
  • Ruckus Wireless
  • Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN
  • Cisco Wireless
  • Ubiquiti WLAN
  • Aerohive Networks
  • Ubiquiti Wireless
Read reviews of Fortinet Wireless competitors and alternatives
Serge Wagener
Real User
ICT manager at a tech services company
May 29 2017

What is most valuable?

We chose Aerohive because it was controllerless and the config tool is available as SaaS. Nothing more to do then... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Before we installed the Aerohive solution we had a few cheap individual access points without roaming or central... more»

What needs improvement?

The only area of improvement we made ourselves so far is the temporary visitor solution in HiveManager NG which is... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

When using a smaller network we found it more interesting to use the cloud hosted HiveManager solution. We found it... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We only had some single individual access points. That of course means individual config (no central management), no... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you start a new network immediately switch to HiveManager NG. Don't waste your time setting up your system in the... more»
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Aruba Networks
NetworkS6346
Real User
Network Systems Engineer at a tech vendor with 51-200 employees
Mar 19 2018

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature in this product would be the stability. You build it, install it, and it’s good to go, with no further tweaks needed unless adding or replacing APs.

How has it helped my organization?

The product improved overall scalability and simplicity in configuring and replacing. This product replaced old Symbol wireless AP’s that required individual configuration and... more»

What needs improvement?

An area of this product that could use improvement would be the troubleshooting. At times I had to engage Aruba Support which ran some pretty complicated troubleshooting commands.... more»

What other advice do I have?

I would rate it at eight out of 10. It proved to be stable with minimal failures that I saw in the three- to five-year time frame I worked with them.
Nabin Dev
Real User
CCIE, Sr. Network Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Aug 20 2018

What is most valuable?

For me, there are two important features: * WLAN grouping – Allows us to have different groups and, within those groups, specific WLANs, so... more»

What needs improvement?

There is room for improvement regarding HA issues and Radius integration.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Pricing is a bit on the high side compared to its competitors but we have to consider the support and usages of the solution. Licensing is now... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I did use HPE's Aruba solution, but not that extensively.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate Cisco Wireless at eight out of 10 because of its ease of installation on virtual platforms, on appliances. It is easy to maintain... more»

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