The DAP-2680 Wireless AC1750 Wave 2 Dual-Band PoE Access Point is designed to support small to medium business or enterprise environments by providing network administrators with secure and manageable dual-band wireless LAN options, and utilizing the cutting-edge speed of Wireless AC.
The DAP-2680 delivers reliable, high-speed wireless performance using 802.11ac Wave 2 standard with maximum wireless signal rates of up to 450 Mbps over the 2.4 GHz band, and 1300 Mbps over the 5 GHz band.This, coupled with support for the Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) Quality of Service (QoS) feature, makes it an ideal access point for audio, video, and voice applications. When enabled, QoS allows the DAP-2680 to automatically prioritize network traffic according to the level of interactive streaming, such as HD movies or VoIP. The QoS feature can be adjusted through the DAP-2680 web GUI using a drop-down menu to select customized priority rules. Additionally, the DAP-2680 supports load balancing to ensure maximum performance by limiting the maximum number of users per access point.
Versatile access point functionality
The DAP-2680 allows network administrators to deploy a highly manageable and extremely robust simultaneous dual-band wireless network. The DAP-2680 can be ceiling mounted, wall mounted, or placed on a desktop to meet any wireless demands. For advanced installations, the DAP-2680 has integrated 802.3at Power over Ethernet (PoE) support, allowing the device to be installed in areas where power outlets are not readily available.
Multiple operation modes
To maximize total return on investment, the DAP-2680 can be configured to optimize network performance based on any one of its multiple operation modes: Access Point, Wireless Distribution System (WDS), a WDS with Access Point, and Wireless Client. With WDS support, network administrators can set up multiple DAP-2680s throughout a facility and configure them to bridge with one another, while also providing network access to individual clients. The DAP-2680 also features advanced features such as load balancing and redundancy, for fail-safe wireless connectivity.