Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi

Simply Better Cloud Managed Wi-Fi

Having trouble meeting the growing demand for fast and reliable Wi-Fi in a cost-effective way? No problem. Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi, our cloud controller, enables IT to provision, monitor, optimize, and troubleshoot an enterprise-grade Wi-Fi network with consumer-grade simplicity via a single web dashboard or mobile application without breaking the bank.

A cloud-based network from Ruckus is a win-win scenario for everyone. IT gets easy management. Your end users get a consistently great Wi-Fi experience that is fast, reliable, and secure.

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  • Number of APs Supported
    Virtually unlimited
  • Clients
    Virtually unlimited
  • Physical Size
    N/A
  • Ethernet Ports
    N/A
  • Authentication Support
    PSK, DPSK, 802.1x, Active Directory, RADIUS, Cloudpath, SMS, social login, open
  • Guest Networking / Captive Portal
    Yes
  • DHCP Server
    External or assigned
  • AP Discovery and Control
    L3
  • Management Interface
    Web, mobile app
  • Management Protocol(s)
    N/A
  • VLAN Support
    Dynamic VLANs
  • Deployment
    Local Breakout
  • Power Supply
    APs powered using PoE or optional power supply
  • Fans
    N/A

A Broad Range Of Access Points To Meet Your Needs

Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi supports a broad range of our latest Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) and Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) access points to meet the most demanding Wi-Fi requirements with ease.

Supported Access Points

Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi Supported Access Points
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Exceptional Wi-Fi User Experience

Ruckus is known for exceptional Wi-Fi performance even under the most challenging network conditions. This means exceptionally happy users. Get the best of both worlds–easy cloud Wi-Fi management together with the best APs in the industry.

Intuitive Cloud Managed Wi-Fi

Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi takes the complexity out of deploying and managing your Wi-Fi network. Even a small IT staff can keep pace with the longest list of Wi-Fi demands—new users, guest networks, Wi-Fi-enabled buildings and campuses. Ruckus checks all the boxes for simple, intuitive cloud managed Wi-Fi:

  • Remote setup of additional APs and new sites in minutes
  • Intuitive web interface with virtually no learning curve
  • Full-featured mobile app for anywhere, anytime network management and monitoring

Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)

You can count on Wi-Fi demands increasing. But can you count on budgets increasing, too? Here's one way to keep growth and budgets aligned: reduce the TCO of your WLAN infrastructure. Our APs offer better capacity and coverage, often able to support 30-50% more clients than competitive solutions. Think of all the APs you won't need to buy, plus the associated expenses you'll save. A more cost-efficient infrastructure is definitely the way to grow.

Use our TCO calculator to compare WLAN deployment costs with Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi and other providers.

Complete Investment Protection

Wi-Fi technology is changing at a dizzying rate. Your own wireless environment is probably changing constantly, too. You may decide to shift your WLAN management approach. With Ruckus Cloud Wi-Fi, your Wi-Fi network investments are protected.

  • Change WLAN management from cloud to on-premises controller or vice versa
  • APs continue to work if subscription ends*

*APs will be on last known configuration, but without management capabilities and services that require connection to the Ruckus Cloud

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Free Ruckus 802.11ac AP with Trial

For qualified users who meet our terms and conditions*. If you need a Ruckus AP, a Ruckus Networks representative will contact you with further details.

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