Wireless Controller

DWC-2000

  • Product Status: Live

D-Link's DWC-2000 Unified Wireless Controller is a cost-effective wireless management solution suitable for large Access Point deployments.  Capable of managing 64 Unified Wireless Access Points Out of the box, it provides a Reliable, Secure, Self-Healing, Scalable wireless network suitable for education, hospitality and businesses of any size.
 


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D-Link Managed Wireless

Big company wireless at small company prices. With a wide selection of Access Points and technologies, D-Link’s Wireless Solution is the perfect choice for any business.


Business Benefits

  • Simplified wireless LAN management enhanced user experience
  • Segment guest and corporate access with multiple SSIDs, Guest Captive Portal, and standard based VLAN configurations
  • Free Integrated Payment Gateway
  • Optimise network with automatic RF channel settings and adjustments of AP output power setting

Product Features

A Power LED
B Fan LED
C USB Ports to Upgrade Firmware and export configuration
D Gigabit LAN SFP ports (1-4)
E Gigabit LAN RJ-45 ports (1-4)
F Console/Management Ports

Centralised Monitoring and Management

Whether you intend to use a single Access Point or roll out a large corporate network, all compatible D-Link Unified Wireless Access Points* can be managed using a D-Link Wireless Controller.

Functionality without Complexity

Simplified and Intuitive GUI with integrated configuration wizards make deployment and monitoring a simple task.

Integrated Payment Gateway

Monetising your wireless investment is simple using the integrated payment gateway.
D-Link’s Family of Wireless Controllers enable you to charge for Wireless access by using one of the integrated payments services making PCI-DSS compliance easy.

Self-Healing Wireless

With D-Link’s Self-Healing Wireless network, the Wireless Controller can detect if a surrounding access point has failed and boost their power output to compensate for the failure, minimising the effect of the failed AP.

Scalability

The ideal solution for businesses of any size, starting with just 8 Access Points and scaling to support 1024 APs in a clustered configuration. The DWC-2000 is the perfect solution for any business looking to enhance their wireless network with the minimal service disruption.
With an extensive range of D-Link Unified Access Points and simplified management and monitoring tools the DWC-2000 is deployable anywhere, across any geography.

Fast Seamless Roaming

Combining a Unified Access Point with a DWC-2000 Unified Wireless Controller enables you to create a wireless network that enables roam around a building or even outside without losing effecting your video call.

* Selected D-Link Access Points Only

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Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

Interface

 

Ports

  • 4 10/100/1000 RJ-45 and 4 100/1000 SFP Combo ports

 

USB

  • 2 USB 2.0 ports

 

Console Port

  • 1 RJ-45

 

Extension Slot

  • 1 Hard disk driver slot

 

Performance

Maximum Access Points per Unit1

  • 64/ 256 (default/ upgrade)

 

Maximum Access Points per Cluster1

  • 256/ 1024 (default/ upgrade)

 

Concurrent Captive Portal Authentication Users

  • 2048

 

Access Point Management

 

Model of Managed Aps

  • DWL-8610AP
  • DWL-8600AP
  • DWL-6700AP
  • DWL-6600AP
  • DWL-6610AP
  • DWL-3600AP
  • DWL-2600AP

 

AP Discovery & Control

  • Layer-2
  • Layer-3

 

AP Monitoring

  • Managed AP
  • Rogue AP
  • Authentication Fail AP
  • Standalone AP

 

Client Monitoring

  • Authenticated Client
  • Rogue Client
  • Authentication Fail Client
  • Ad-hoc Client

 

Centralised RF/ Security Policy Management

  • Supported

 

Roaming

 

Fast Roaming

  • Supported   

 

Intra-controller/ Inter-controller Roaming

  • Supported   

 

Intra-subnet/ Inter-subnet Roaming

  • Supported   

 

Security

 

Wireless Security

  • WEP
  • Dynamic WEP
  • WPA Personal/Enterprise
  • WPA2 Personal/Enterprise

 

Wireless Intrusion Detection & Prevention System (WIDS)

  • Rogue and Valid AP Classification
  • Rogue AP Mitigation

 

LAN Security

  • 802.1x port-based access control and guest VLAN

 

Authentication

  • Captive Porta
  • MAC Authentication

 

VLAN

 

VLAN Group

  • Up to 255 entries

 

802.1q VLAN Tagging

  • Supported   

 

Subnet-based VLAN

  • Supported   

 

Port-based VLAN

  • Supported   

 

User Account Management

 

Permanent Account Authentication Method

  • Local Database
  • External RADIUS
  • External LDAP
  • External POP3
  • External Windows Active Directory (wired only)

 

Temporary Account Authentication Method

  • Local Database     

 

Temporary Account Creation

  • Single or batch account generation by system with customised active or usage expired time

 

Payment Gateway

  • Authorize.net
  • Paypal
  • SecurePay
  • World Pay

 

System Management

 

Web-based User Interface

  • HTTP 

 

Command Line

  • Supported   

 

SNMP

  • v1, v2c, v3 

 

Physical/Environmental

 

Power Supply

  • 100-240 V AC, 50-60 Hz Internal power supply    

 

Max. Power Consumption

  • 26.95 W     

 

Dimensions

  • 440 x 310 x 44 mm (17.3 x 12.2 x 1.73 inches)  

 

Operating Temperature

  • 0 to 40 °C (32 to 104 °F)        

 

Storage Temperature

  • -20 to 70 °C (-4 to 158 °F)     

 

Operating Humidity

  • 5% to 95%, Non-condensing   

 

Emission (EMI)

  • FCC Class A, CE Class A, C-Tick, IC

 

Safety

  • cUL, LVD (EN60950-1)

 

Compatible D-Link Wireless Access Points

DWL-8610AP

  • Unified Wireless AC1750 Simultaneous Dual-Band PoE Access Point

 

DWL-8600AP

  • Unified Wireless N Simultaneous Dual-Band PoE Access Point

 

DWL-6700AP

  • Unified Wireless N Simultaneous Dual-Band PoE Outdoor Access Point

 

DWL-6600AP

  • Unified Wireless N Simultaneous Dual-Band PoE Access Point

 

DWL-3600AP

  • Unified Wireless N PoE Access Point

 

DWL-2600AP

  • Unified Wireless N PoE Access Point

 

Compatible D-Link Business Wireless Plus License

 

DWC-2000-AP32/DWC-2000-AP32-LIC

  • Enable management of 32 additional APs

 

DWC-2000-AP64/DWC-2000-AP64-LIC

  • Enable management of 64 additional APs

 

DWC-2000-AP128/DWC-2000-AP128-LIC

  • Enable management of 128 additional APs

FAQ

  • How to set email alerts when an AP is down ? Read Answer
  • How to Access Web UI when Managed Mode - DWC and DWS- Series Read Answer
  • How to Configure a Cluster between Two (or more) - DWC-1000 and DWC-2000 Read Answer
  • How to setup Bandwidth Control on DWC for Wireless Clients Read Answer
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Datasheet - PDF 0.42mb Download
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Product manual Product manual 14/09/2015 PDF 8.75mb Download
CLI reference guide

CLI reference guide

14/09/2015 PDF 1.76mb Download
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Quick installation guide

14/09/2015 PDF 3.32mb Download
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