Open Mesh A42 802.11ac Wave 2 Access Point

The A42 is a 2×2 universal 802.11ac Wave 2 cloud-managed WiFi access point with simultaneous 2.4GHz and 5GHz radios and MU-MIMO. The A42 supports a high volume of simultaneous users, making it perfect for dense deployments. Install the A42 almost anywhere, indoors and out, with the included universal installation kit.

Description

The A42 is a 2×2 universal 802.11ac Wave 2 cloud-managed WiFi access point with simultaneous 2.4GHz and 5GHz radios and MU-MIMO. The A42 includes hardware watchdog, two Gigabit Ethernet ports and a USB port. The A42 can be powered by standard 802.3af PoE or passive 18-24V PoE.

Water and dust resistant, the A Series can be set on a desktop, mounted to an ethernet wall plate (EU, UK, US), installed on a wall or T-rail ceiling or fastened to an outdoor wall or pole. A universal installation kit is included for deployments almost anywhere.

The A42 is cloud managed and includes a free license for CloudTrax, Open Mesh’s cloud-based network controller. Deploy access points in minutes and build, manage and monitor your network from anywhere.

High Performance
The A42 is available in a 2×2, 300+867 Mbps MU-MIMO configuration for strong performance, especially in dense environments.

Modular
The A Series was carefully designed to be installed almost anywhere. Mount the A Series indoors or out with the included universal installation kit.

Cloud-managed
Includes a free license for CloudTrax, Open Mesh’s cloud-based network controller. Manage unlimited APs and networks with a few clicks – nothing to install on-site.

User Insight
With device fingerprinting, you’ll know who is on your network in terms of device operating system, name, bandwidth used and more.

Mesh-enabled
Mesh technology enables access points to work together to form a self-organizing, self-healing wireless network.

Custom brandable
From CloudTrax to hardware, brand the Open Mesh solution as your own.

Standard PoE
The A42 is PoE only and can be powered with standard 802.3af PoE or passive 18-24V PoE. Bundle with a PoE injector or S Series switch.

Multiple SSIDs
Multiple SSIDs allow you to broadcast up to four unique networks, some as public hotspots and others private.

Your Brand
Custom-branded splash pages automatically scale to fit any device, or use Facebook Wi-Fi to let users check-in to your page before using the web for free.

Outage Alerts
Automated outage alerts by email if any access point goes down and doesn’t come back up within an hour.

Custom Authentification
Authenticate users with WPA2 or WPA-Enterprise security; charge for access, use vouchers and connect to your hotel PMS system.

Bandwidth Management
Set upload and download caps on each user and block individual devices to ensure there is enough bandwidth available for everyone.

Secure 
Built-in firewall prevents users on the public network from seeing each other or your wired network by default.

Mobile Apps
Build, manage and monitor your networks with free iOS and Android apps. No PC required.

Additional information
Dimensions 27 × 19 × 5 cm