AirEngine 9700-M1 is a high-performance wireless Access Controller (AC) for medium- to large-sized enterprise campuses, enterprise branches, and school campuses. AirEngine 9700-M1 can manage up to 2048 Access Points (APs), providing up to 120 Gbit/s forwarding performance.
When used with Huawei's full series of 802.11ax and 802.11ac APs, AirEngine 9700-M1 delivers an adaptable solution for medium to large campus networks, enterprise office networks, wireless Metropolitan Area Networks (MANs), and hotspot coverage.
Supports 12 x GE ports, 12 x 10 GE ports, and 2 x 40 GE ports with 120 Gbit/s forwarding capability and management of 2048 APs.
Offers both direct forwarding and tunnel forwarding; fine-grained user rights management with user- and role-based access controls; and rich authentication mechanisms that minimize Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) security threats.
Wide range of Operations and Maintenance (O&M) options, including eSight, web system, and Command Line Interface (CLI), all centrally managed with Huawei's intelligent eSight Network Management System (NMS).
|Ports||12 x GE + 12 x 10 GE + 2 x 40 GE (including 1 x 40 GE and 4 x 10 GE, which are mutually exclusive)|
|Power Supply||1 + 1 AC|
|Forwarding Capability||120 Gbit/s (direct forwarding)
120 Gbit/s (tunnel forwarding)
|Maximum Number of Managed APs||2048|
|Maximum Number of Access Users||32,768|
|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|