Originally posted on Wireless Design Online, Aug. 24, 2015
M2M Connectivity introduces Cradlepoint's AER 2100, the first in a new generation of cloud-managed 4G LTE networking solutions that helps enterprises increase bandwidth and reliability in a secure, flexible, and open-architecture platform. The AER 2100 is designed to offer reliable connectivity at the edge of a distributed enterprise. The customisable device extends management and security applications and lowers the total cost of ownership in a single deployment.
The AER 2100 is an all-in-one networking solution combining routing, multi-WAN support (wired + 4G LTE wireless), advanced security, private network support, and high performance WiFi in a platform that can be deployed, managed, and optimized via the cloud.
NetCloud Manager, Cradlepoint’s network management and application platform, improves productivity, reduces costs, and enhances the intelligence of your network and business operations, through the deployment and network management of geographically distributed stores and branch locations. The Enterprise Cloud Manger provides proactive alerts and reporting to enable better management of devices across an organization.
Cradlepoint’s AER platform is the industry’s most robust cellular WAN management application system, and is the only 4G LTE networking platform to offer dual-modem multi-carrier support and Unified Threat Management (UTM) capabilities - a cloud enabled, layered approach that defends against evasion attacks, improves network availability, and protects sensitive data from malicious malware and advanced threat. Cradlepoint solutions are ideal for distributed operations and emerging industries that require remote connectivity and strong interoperability with existing systems. The solutions deliver enterprise-class business continuity through the use of multi-WAN 3G/4G/LTE redundancy, ensuring 99.99% uptime.