CommScope RUCKUS SmartZone network controllers simplify managing wired switches and wireless access points. This is visible through an interface to support private-cloud network-as-a-service (NaaS), adding to businesses networks. SmartZone appliances come in either physical or virtual models, supporting network configuration, provisioning, troubleshooting, performance management and security.
RUCKUS SmartZone’s simplified web interface handles network visibility from the wireless edge to the network core, enabling IT teams to perform day to day network management tasks. SmartZone controllers allow IT teams to troubleshoot user connectivity, monitor users and application policies without having advanced networking skills and CLI expertise.
The SmartZone 144 (SZ144) and Virtual SmartZone -Essential allows all businesses to deploy with a cost-effective solution, that provides a highly resilient wired and wireless network to support Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD), heavy dependent bandwidth applications and IoT.
The SmartZone 300 (SZ300) and Virtual SmartZone -High Scale (vSZ-H) version allows operators to flexibly deploy access points and switches at ease, delivering public access Wi-Fi and, at the same time Wi-Fi as a managed service to business customers.
Internet service providers can deliver Wi-Fi-as-a-Service (Waas) and Network-as-a-service (NaaS) to create revenue streams. With SmartZone, it enables a simplified approach to manage complex network components, by providing tiered multi-tier business and operational models across geographic and commercial boundaries.
Allowing administrators to create and reuse configuration profiles within domains and zones. The Partner domain layer allows operators to separate tenants with their own set of configurations, profiles, and system objects that are private and confidential and not shared with other tenants. This creates a wall between tenants to ensure privacy and any other associations that may be associated with tenant management.
Quick demo on how easy it is to set-up, monitor and
manage a mid-to -large scale businesses on SmartZone
In this video, we will provide a brief initial overview of basic system navigation and settings for RUCKUS SmartZone 5.2
CommScope RUCKUS SmartZone administrative dashboard is customisable and provides a rich interface that reduces the workloads of supporting large-scale networks. With a simple navigation and menu system that provides routine tasks for AP configuration or monitoring and switch monitoring actions. A dashboard that you can personalise with network alerts and statistics. View maps, health and traffic analysis, spectrum analysis and more.
An enhanced Connection Failure View feature for wireless connections lets administrators check all system-wide failure trends and identify connection anomalies that systematic difficulties can cause. Troubleshooting features that allow administrators to focus on specific devices and their connection status. SmartZone tracks the step-by-step progress of a clients connection with an intuitive interface and then shows useful guidance on how to fix any issues.
Traffic analysis features display domain, zone access points/switch groups, WLAN, and AP traffic and the trends of visitors over time. Enabling to quickly identify heavily loaded AP/Switches/Ports or top network users and devices. Allows you to view OS types and application consumption for wireless clients. Filter statistics by the band (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz, or both).
URL filtering for wireless devices – protects users from harmful websites, allowing businesses to create and enforce safe internet browsing. The dashboard interface provides real-time visibility into millions of URLs, classified into 83+ categories, either being allowed or denied access to specific URLs. RUCKUS patented Dynamic PSKTM (DPSK).