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  • 1.  Cluster of WING AP

    Posted 12-27-2021 02:50
    Hi,

    Just wanted to know, how many AP's in a cluster we can have in campus AP. Also can we mix and match the model if we are using as a virtual controller mode? For Example, I have 30 AP 310i and 4 AP 410i, can we create cluster of those AP's? If yes, then how many?


    Thanks,

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    Prashant
    Sr. Technical Consultant
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  • 2.  RE: Cluster of WING AP

    Posted 12-28-2021 15:36
    Edited by Ovais Qayyum 12-28-2021 15:44
    Hi Prashant,
    In VC mode the limit is 64 APs. Since the VC mode supports heterogenous APs, you can set AP410i as a VC and manage your AP410i/310i with it but not the other way around. Here is a little VC Adoption matrix for your better understanding:

    If you happen to have a WiNG controller (not VC) in a single site/campus type environment, then the no. of APs on that site would be equal to the adoption capacity of the controller.
    If its a WiNG controller in distributed site environment, each site can have 256 APs. The limit of 256 is only valid for newer APs i.e. 11ax and certain high-tier 11ac wave-2 APs such as AP8533/8432. For the 11ac wave-1 and older APs the limit is 128 APs per remote site. 

    Regards,
    Ovais



  • 3.  RE: Cluster of WING AP

    Posted 12-30-2021 04:12
    Hi Ovais,

    Thank you for the response in detail.

    Regards,
    Prashant