The AirEngine 9700-M is a high-specification wireless Access Controller (AC) for medium- to large-sized enterprise campuses, enterprise branches, and school campuses. The AirEngine 9700-M can manage up to 2048 Access Points (APs) and provide up to 20 Gbit/s forwarding performance. When used with Huawei's full series of 802.11ax and 802.11ac APs, the AirEngine 9700-M delivers an adaptable solution for medium to large campus networks, enterprise office networks, wireless Metropolitan Area Networks (MANs), and hotspot coverage.
Supports 16 x GE ports, 12 x 10GE ports and 2 x 40GE ports, 20 Gbit/s forwarding capability, 2048 managed APs.
Flexible data forwarding provides direct forwarding and tunnel forwarding; fine-grained user rights management with user- and role-based access controls; rich authentication mechanisms minimize WLAN security threats.
Operation and maintenance methods include eSight, web system, and Command Line Interface (CLI); centrally managed with Huawei's intelligent eSight NMS.
|Ports||16 x GE + 12 x 10GE + 2 x 40GE (including 1 x 40GE and 4 x 10GE, which are mutually exclusive)|
|Power Supply||1+1 AC|
|Forwarding Capability||20 Gbit/s|
|Maximum Number of Managed APs||2048|
|Maximum Number of Access Users||32K|
|AP-AC Networking||Layer 2 or Layer 3 networking|
|Forwarding Mode||Direct forwarding (distributed forwarding or local forwarding) or tunnel forwarding (centralized forwarding)|
|AC Active/Standby Mode||1+1 HSB or N+1 backup|
|Radio Protocols||802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ac Wave 2/ax|