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Registered: ‎10-30-2012

Mesh Links with IAP

I'm a bit rusty with my Aruba skills and as far as Instant goes my experience has been limited to a single IAP-225 with cloud for my home office but I'm looking to expand out coverage from my office to my whole house. Currently I have multiple networks running across multiple APs all made by multiple vendors for different purposes. Basically, I used whatever I could get my hands on to fit a need.

 

I'm adding a workbench in my garage for all the hardware tinkering I do and while my computer can get a (barely) usable connection, nothing smaller can so I want to fill the gap. As I said, I have an IAP-225 and am looking for something small to connect back if possible and seeing as I rent, running a cable isn't my first choice. On top of that, adding the capability to put a switch on the garage side of the connection would work even better for some of the projects I work on that would require it.

 

Is meshing supported in IAP? If so, is it universal across all the access points or only specific models? If not, what would I need to get there?

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Ryan M. Adzima
@radzima - http://techvangelist.net

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Re: Mesh Links with IAP

Mesh is supported on dual band IAPs unfortunately its not yet supported on 802.11ac APs 

Thank you

Victor Fabian
Lead Mobility Engineer @ Integration Partners
AMFX | ACMX | ACDX | ACCX | CWAP | CWDP | CWNA
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Re: Mesh Links with IAP

Instant 6.4.3.1-4.2 is now available in Early Deployment with mesh support.

 

https://support.arubanetworks.com/DownloadSoftware/tabid/75/DMXModule/510/EntryId/18363/Default.aspx

 


Tim Cappalli | Aruba Security TME
@timcappalli | timcappalli.me | ACMX #367 / ACCX #480
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