Virtual Controller: Enterprise Features without Cost and Complexity

CloudCommand virtual controller provides complete centralized management while eliminating the cost and complexity of traditional on-site wireless controllers. From any browser, the CloudCommand virtual controller seamlessly manages Wi-Fi deployments of any size, in one or more locations, with plug-and-connect simplicity, enhanced security, network-wide monitoring, automated firmware updates and more.

CloudCommand delivers all the business-grade features that matter to SMBs:

  • Plug and Connect Simplicity. Add Access Points to your deployment with a few clicks, and then just plug them into your network. No configuration required, and they are ready to go. No training or specialized IT skills needed.
  • Straightforward, Powerful Interface. With a simple, yet fully featured browser-based user interface, the NWA1100N-CE self-configures in moments.
  • Single Point of Management. One user interface gives you anytime, anywhere access to all your wireless networks across one or more locations. Smart logins allow you to delegate third-party administrators to manage networks through the cloud.
  • WPA2+IDA™ Enhanced Security. Individual Device Authentication (IDA™) delivers enhanced, two-factor security with simplified access to provide extra network protection.
  • Guest Internet Network. A separate, secure, firewalled network delivers flexible, Internet-only connectivity for guests.
  • Active Alerts. Customizable real-time SMS/email alerts notify administrators about network issues.
  • Advanced Graphic Reporting. Rich reporting and graphs provide network insights for effective optimization.
  • Automated Firmware Updates. Firmware updates can be remotely executed in real time or scheduled across the entire network, ensuring the Access Points are always up to date.

Three-Level Subscription Service

Small Business Professional Pro Hotspot
The easiest and most cost-effective way to manage Wi-Fi with robust performance and complete coverage All the features of the Small Business tier plus the highest grade of security, access control and usage monitoring All the features of the Professional tier plus a fully customizable, commercial-grade Hotspot
  • Remote cloud management
  • Self-configuring access points
  • Group configuration, network-wide roaming
  • Remote reset and reboot
  • Private network with WPA2-PSK encryption
  • Guest network with client isolation, firewalled access, captive portal password protection
  • Auto RF management with auto TX power and auto channel selection
  • Automatic FW update with group updates and scheduled updates
  • Usage reporting and graphing (7 days)

In addition to Small Business level services, the Professional level adds these benefits:

  • Enhanced security with Individual Device Authentication (IDA)
  • Site survey & rogue AP detection
  • Networks broadcasting schedule (Weekly)
  • VLAN tagging
  • Real-time alerting
  • Extended usage reporting and graphing (30 days)

In addition to Professional level services, the Professional level adds these benefits:

  • Customizable guest captive portal
  • Customizable guest redirect page
  • Per-guest download/upload limits
  • Per-guest time access limits
  • Front-desk interface for Hotspot management
  • Shared guest password option
  • Individual guest pass option
  • SMS guest pass request
  • Paid access via credit-card processing
$49 MSRP for annual subscription $79 MSRP for annual subscription $119 MSRP for annual subscription

CloudCommand service subscriptions for all three tiers are available from all ZyXEL authorized resellers and distributors. CommandCloud service subscriptions are also available through the portal accessible through the device.

Each new CloudCommand service account will come with a free one month trial for the Pro Hotspot cloud service. Volume discounts for service subscriptions are available. Please contact 1.800.255.4101 for more details.


Turnkey Commercial Wi-Fi Hotspot

The latest addition of turnkey commercial Wi-Fi hotspot upgrade to CloudEnabled(TM) Business Access Point – the NWA1100NCE offers cloud-based hotspot functionality which is specifically designed to help businesses and managed service providers (MSPs) rapidly deploy and manage custom Wi-Fi networks for business customers and guests. In response to surging consumer demand for Wi-Fi, this new offering dramatically reduces the cost and complexity of providing Wi-Fi access for a wide range of businesses in the hospitality, education, retail and healthcare markets.

The Hotspot functionality provides state-of-the-art flexibility in controlling and, optionally, monetizing guest Internet access. The new hotspot capability also includes a very easy to use interface for network administrators as well as front desk staff to easily control Internet access based on users, session duration and bandwidth usage.

Key benefits of the hotspot functionality include the ability to:

  • Customize branded login portals
  • Convert any network into a hotspot without the need for additional costs for service gateways or switches
  • Build either free or revenue-generating service plans based on multiple parameters such as pricing, usage, time of access and bandwidth
  • Provide flexible access plans with option for different hotspot services to different users simultaneously
  • Offer free initial service with options for a paid upgrade
  • Deliver time-limited free access activated through text messaging
  • Process online credit-card payments with no setup required

Pricing

The NWA1100NCE Pro Wi-Fi AP and annual CloudCommand service subscriptions are available from all ZyXEL authorized resellers and distributors. CommandCloud service subscriptions are also available through the portal accessible through the device.

  • NWA1100NCE - $159.99 MSRP
  • One Year Subscription for Pro Hotspot CloudCommand Service - $119 MSRP

Each new CloudCommand service account will come with a free one month trial for the Pro Hotspot cloud service. Volume discounts for service subscriptions are available. Please contact 1.800.255.4101 for more details.

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