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WC9500

High Capacity Wireless Controller

High Capacity Enterprise-Class Wireless Controller

The WC9500 High Capacity Wireless Controller is ideal for education customers, medium to large sized hospitality, and healthcare deployments. Designed with simplicity in management and ease of use, it offers enterprise grade functionality and capacity for organizations of all sizes.

Model: WC9500

 

 

 

Performance

  • UFast algorithm provides fast and easy Access Point discovery and firmware management

  • Fully distributed L2 and L3 roaming enable optimal performance and maximum throughput for seamless mobility

  • Automatic controls of AP transmit power and channel allocations ensure best coverage by minimizing interferences

  • Load balancing and rate limiting provide fair bandwidth allocation among all clients for robust wireless connectivity

 

 

 

Business Value

  • Maximizes investment flexibility with pay as you go licenses. Each WC9500 comes with two evaluation AP licenses. Additional management of AP’s can be enabled with 10 AP licenses.

  • Self-healing algorithm adapts power and channel of neighboring APs for improved user experience during interference impacted events

  • Investment protection with support of entry level Access Points and future proof with 802.11ac Access Points

  • Provides complete view of customer deployment environment with heat map, wireless channel, and signal strength for real-time reporting of network status

 

 

 

Scalability

  • Support up to 200 Access Points with a single WC9500 and up to 600 Access Points with a stacks of three WC9500.

  • Support full line of Access Points with simplified management and comprehensive monitoring

  • Support of (N+1) controller redundancy to maximize reliability and minimizes service disruptions

  • Complete hardware resilience with dual fan tray and hot-swappable power supplies

 

 

 

Scalability

 

  • Support up to 200 Access Points with a single WC9500 and up to 600 Access Points with a stacks of three WC9500.

  • Support full line of Access Points with simplified management and comprehensive monitoring

  • Support of (N+1) controller redundancy to maximize reliability and minimizes service disruptions

  • Complete hardware resilience with dual fan tray and hot-swappable power supplies

 

 

(WC9500)

Product Number
WC9500
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Physical Characteristics
 
Power
  • 165 watts with internal dual power supply
  • 100-240V AC Universal
  • IEC 320 connector
Physical Dimensions (1 RU)
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 440 x 430 x 43 mm (17.34 x 16.92 x1.7 in)
Weight
  • 1 PSU: 6.32 kg (13.94 lb)
  • 2 PSU: 7.57 kg (16.68 lb)
Environmental Conditions
 
Operating Temperature
  • Minimum (C/F) 0°/32°
  • Maximum (C/F) 45°/113°
Storage Temperature
  • Minimum (C/F) -20°/-4°
  • Maximum (C/F) 70°/158°
Operating Relative Humidity
  • Minimum 10%
  • Maximum 90%
Storage Humidity
  • Minimum 5%
  • Maximum 95%
MTBF
  • WC9500 (@25C): 664,072 hours
  • Fan Tray (@25C): 676,058 hours
  • Power Supply (@25C): 938,490 hours
Power Consumption
  • Maximum: 82.3W or 281 BTU/hr
Compliance
  • ENGR 10049 EST Environmental Stress Test Guideline
  • ENGR 10045 EVT Engineering Validation Test Guideline
  • ENGR 10048 CVT Compliance Validation Test Guideline
  • ENGR 10046 SVT System Validation Test Guideline
  • ENGR 10023 HALT Highly Accelerated Life Test Guideline
  • ENGR 10036 CDG Component Derating Guideline
Capacity
 
Managed APs
  • 200 per controller
Controllers per Cluster
  • 600 per cluster
WLANs (BSSIDs)
  • 144
Concurrent Stations
  • 36,000 per cluster
  • 12,000 per controller
Guest Portal
 
Profile Groups per Controller
  • 9 (1 Basic + 8 Advanced)
Profile per Controller
  • 128
Security Profile Groups per Profile Group
  • 9 (1 Basic + 8 Advanced)
Detectable rogue AP
  • Maximum: 512
Features
  • Layer 2 Discovery
  • Layer 3 Discovery
  • L2 Roaming
  • L3 Roaming
  • Layer 2 isolation
  • Access List
  • Auto Channel Allocation
  • Radius, AD, and LDAP proxy
  • Remote AP
  • Client load balancing
  • Auto Power Control
  • Coverage Hole Detection
  • Rate Limiting on per SSID
  • Rate Limiting on per client
  • 802.11e WMM
  • Schedule AP on/of
  • Captive Portal
  • Stacking Redundancy (N+1)
Interfaces and Indicators
 
10G SFP+ Ports for Data and Control
  • Two 1/10Gbps auto-sensing and auto-negotiation
1G Copper RJ-45 Ports for Management
  • One 10/100/1000 Mbps auto-sensing and auto-negotiation
USB Ports
  • One USB 2.0 Type A connector
Console
  • One 1 D-Sub-9 MALE connector
LED
  • Power, status, fan, stacking master
Default Reset
 
Networking
 
IP
  • IPv4
  • IPv6
VLANs
  • 64+1 Mgm
  • # of VLANs
Redundancy
  • Active-standby
Stacking
  • Maximum: Three controllers per stack
DHCP Server
 
Management
 
Configuration
  • Web user interface
  • SNMPv1
  • SNMPv2
AAA
  • Radius (primary and backup)
AP Provisioning
  • L2
  • L3
Wireless Security Standards
  • WPA
  • WPA2
  • 802.11i
Encryption
  • WEP
  • TKIP
  • AES
Authentication
  • 802.1x
  • MAC address
Access Control
  • L2
Supported APs
  • WAC730
  • WAC720
  • WNDAP660
  • WNDAP620
  • WNDAP360
  • WNDAP350
  • WN370
  • WNAP320
  • WNAP210v2
  • WNDAP380Rv2 (China only)
  • WND930
Supported Modes
  • Wireless-A/B/G/N/AC
Main Functionality
  • Wireless Controller
Product Ordering Information
  • WC9500-1000PRS
  • WC9500-10000S
SKU WC9500
Barcode # 606449082401
Brand Netgear
Shipping Weight 1.0000kg
Shipping Width 54.300m
Shipping Height 14.500m
Shipping Length 57.500m

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR ProSAFE® Limited Lifetime Hardware Warranty.
  • Lifetime 24x7 Advanced Technical Support via chat
  • 90 Days technical support
  • Lifetime NBD replacement

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