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by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Wireless Controller
Product Type: Controller
Original price $288.00 - Original price $2,461.00
Original price
$288.00 - $2,461.00
Current price $2,461.00
Title: Surplus

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Product Description

The Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 is a wireless LAN controller that provides centralized management and control of wireless access points. With support for up to 12 access points, it is ideal for small to medium-sized businesses.

Key Feature for the AIR-CT5508-12-K9

1. Supports up to 12 access points 
2. Provides centralized management of wireless networks 
3. Supports 802.11a/b/g/n wireless standards 
4. Supports up to 8 Gbps throughput 
5. 6. Includes built-in redundancy and failover capabilities 
Offers advanced security features such as 802.1X authentication and rogue access point detection

Product Review

The Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 is a powerful and reliable hardware piece that stands out due to its wide array of features. It includes 8 integrated antennas and a 12 Gigabit Ethernet ports, allowing for better connectivity and faster speeds. This makes it useful for business-level networks needing significant bandwidth or secure access. Additionally, it includes energy-efficient features such as PoE and Cisco EnergyWise, making it cost-effective for long-term investments in terms of power bills. Overall, this is an excellent product that provides reliable performance.


The Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 is a powerful and reliable solution for enterprise networks. It is designed with several high-end features, providing users with the highest performance available. The Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 is equipped with 12 independent radios, which are capable of delivering 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax simultaneous dual-band support up to 867 Mbps in the 5 GHz band and up to 300 Mbps in the 2.4 GHz band. Additionally, it is equipped with four extended range antennagraphic multi-output (MOMO) antennas, each capable of reaching distances up to 50 meters indoors and up to 100 meters outdoors, delivering increased signal quality and improved range performance. The Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 offers a wide range of features to handle the high data traffic of large networks. It includes an onboard controller system capable of sustained data throughput speeds up to 1Gbps for rugged, high performance needs. It also supports multiple encryption protocols such as WPA, WPA2 and Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) for secure wireless connectivity. The Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 contains 256MB of DRAM memory, allowing fast concurrent operation for networked applications and services. It also has an onboard 256GB SSD drive for storage requirements. For scalability, it is equipped with two combo mini_802.3bt PoE (Power over Ethernet) Gigabit Ethernet ports, allowing users to easily expand their network by connecting additional devices and controllers. Finally, the Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 supports advanced connectivity options such as Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi), Location Based Services (LBS), as well as support for Quality of Service (QoS) policies, which ensure reliable network performance even in extreme conditions. It is also compatible with other Cisco networks, such as the Catalyst switch series and ISR routers. With these features, the Cisco AIR-CT5508-12-K9 provides a powerful and reliable solution for enterprise networks.

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