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Ruckus ZoneDirector 3000 Smart Wireless LAN Controller

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Product Description:

Ruckus ZoneDirector 3000 Smart Wireless LAN Controller

**25 Access Point Licenses standard - Buy an Upgrade to support up to 500 Access Points Licenses - Contact Elive 0800 285 685 for further details & pricing

Power Meets Simplicity — Smart Wireless LAN Controller.

Now, any organization with a limited IT staff and budget can quickly and inexpensively create a highly-secure wireless LAN (WLAN) — with ZoneDirector 3000. Capable of centrally managing up to 500 ZoneFlex 802.11g and 802.11n Smart Wi-Fi access points (APs), ZoneDirector 3000 is designed for ease of use, high performance, and low cost of ownership. Ruckus Smart Redundancy ensures high network availability and is easy to use with automatic synchronization of configuration and authorized users between ZoneDirectors.


Smart/OS Software Suite and Application Engine

Provides WLAN-wide network, security, RF, and location management.
SmartMesh wireless meshing automates deployment, eliminates the need to run Ethernet cable to every Smart Wi-Fi access point
Adaptable Hybrid SmartMesh extends the wireless network through Ethernet-connected APs
Elegant guest networking without the hassle
Dynamically-generated Pre-Shared Keys (PSK) that are automatically installed on clients
Support for 802.1x, LDAP (captive portal), native Active Directory, and RADIUS authentication with dynamic VLAN assignment
Multi-site authentication to scale large deployments
Automatic traffic redirection using WISPr for multi-site authentication for large-scale deployments
Minimizes erratic Wi-Fi behavior, enabling uninterrupted voice calls, through the use of Layer 3 tunneling and using key caching techniques when roaming
Bandsteering, load balancing, and airtime fairness to optimize Wi-Fi spectrum
Users access policies provide rich WLAN control
Traffic thresholds for users on a specific SSID to ensure fairness
Maximizes data throughput by sending all data traffic directly from the access points to the wired network
Aeroscout location services support

Easy to Deploy and Manage

Seamless integration with existing switches, firewalls, authentication servers and other network infrastructure
Can be placed within any Layer 2/3 network
Automatically discovers and configures ZoneFlex APs
Automatically adjusts AP transmit power levels and RF channel assignments to avoid interference and enable redundant coverage
Dynamic RF controls over transmit power and channel assignments
Supports 32 unique WLANs mapped to specific APs or VLANs
Installs in minutes with intuitive web-based wizard
Customizable dashboard provides instant access to a variety of client and network information and events
Real-time heat map displays AP locations and signal coverage, and Smart Mesh Networking topology
SpeedFlex allows administrators to locally or remotely determine client Wi-Fi performance

Outstanding Price/Performance

Unmatched total cost of ownership
Provides features not found in costlier WLAN systems
Requires little IT time


Physical Characteristics:

• 220 watt internal power supply
• 100 – 250V AC Universal, IEC 320 connector

Physical Size
• 1RU: 35.52 cm (L), 43.18 cm (W), 4.39 cm (H)

• 14 lbs (6.37 kilograms)

Ethernet Ports
• 2 ports, auto MDX, auto-sensing 10/100/1000 Mbps, RJ-45

Environmental Conditions
• Operating temperature: 41°F (5°C) – 104°F (40°C)


Managed APs
• 25 Standard
• Up to 500 (with license upgrades - purchased separately)

• 1,024

Concurrent Stations
• Up to 10,000



Guest Access
• Supported

Captive Portal
• Supported

• Supported

• 802.11e/WMM
• Tunneling to AP

Network Architecture:

• IPv4, IPv6, dual-stack

• 802.1Q (1 per BSSID), dynamic VLAN

• 1+1 with auto-synchronization

DHCP Server
• Supported


• Web user interface, CLI, FlexMaster, SNMP v1, v2, v3

• RADIUS (primary and backup)

AP Provisioning
• L2 or L3 auto-discovery

Auto-software upgrade
• Automatic channel and power optimization

Client Provisioning
• Zero-IT
• Auto proxy configuration

Wireless Packet Capture
• RADIUS (primary and backup)


• WPA, WPA2, 802.11i

• 802.1X, MAC address

• Ruckus Dynamic Pre-Shared Key

User Database
• Internal database up to 10,000 users
• External: RADIUS, LDAP, Active Directory

Access Control
• L2 (MAC address-based)
• L3/4 (IP and Protocol based)
• L2 client isolation
• Management interface access control
• Time-based WLANs

Wireless Intrusion Detection (WIDS)
• Rogue AP detection
• DoS attack prevention
• Evil-twin/AP spoofing detection
• Ad hoc detection
• Password guessing protection

Multimedia and Quality of Service:

• Supported

Software Queues
• Per traffic type (4), per client

Traffic Classification
• Automatic, heuristics and TOS based or VLAN-defined

Rate Limiting
• Supported

WLAN Prioritization
• Supported

Client Load Balancing
• Automatic


• U.S., Europe, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, UAE, Uruguay, Vietnam
Wi-Fi Alliance Certification (Wi-Fi Certified)

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Additional Details:

  • Stock Availability: Out of Stock!
  • Warranty: Lifetime
  • Manufacturer: Ruckus Shop
  • Product Found In: Access Points
  • Model Number: 901-3025-AU00
  • Part Number: XD05017