SD-WAN and advanced routing for Cradlepoint’s industry-leading LTE routers

NetCloud OS

NetCloud OS is the heart of our industry-leading LTE routers and enables full integration into the larger NetCloud platform. Sustained commitment to new features and capabilities ensures your network is always up-to-date and secure.

 

Cradlepoint NetCloud OS dashboard screen shot

Key Features:

  • Integrated SD-WAN
  • Advanced application-aware firewall
  • Advanced routing and VPN technology
  • Multi-WAN capability, including best-in-class failover experience
  • Cloud managed with NetCloud Manager
  • Extensibile through the SDK
  • NetCloud Engine Gateway
 

Integrated SD-WAN

Ease of deployment, centralized management and reduced costs: managing your organization's WAN has never been easier.

  • Connection Manager for prioritizing and controlling WAN profiles
  • Application aware policies for intelligent WAN selection and optimization
  • Smart WAN Selection for intelligent failover
  • Auto-QoS automatically prioritizes real-time user interactive traffic such as voice and video when network congestion occurs
  • Robust analytics in NetCloud Manager to manage performance, data usage, and costs

Pervasive Connectivity with 4G LTE

Industry-leading 4G LTE and best-in-class multi-WAN experience.

  • World’s first suite of LTE Advanced (LTE-A) routing platforms
  • Rich multi-WAN capability: active-active, load balancing, active-passive
  • Fully diverse Out-of-Band Management (OOBM) for advanced management of remote places and things
  • Failover between Wireless and Wired WANs for 99.99% uptime
 

Secure Your Network

Mitigate security threats on your network with hardened security features of NetCloud OS.

  • Powerful Application Aware, Zone-based, Stateful Firewall
  • Rich suite of supported VPN technologies
  • NSA Suite B Cryptography Compliance with IKEv2 Support
  • Intrusion Prevention and Detection with CP Secure Threat Management
  • Create flexible, secure Virtual Cloud Networks when used in tandem with NetCloud Engine

Crucial Enterprise Routing

Advanced routing and security features increase productivity and business continuity for enterprise networks.

  • Routing: OSPF/BGP/RIP; VRRP; STP; NHRPN
  • More Advanced VPN and Tunneling Protocols: OpenVPN (SSL VPN); L2TP
  • NEMO (NEtwork MObility) / DMNR (Dynamic Mobile Network Routing from Verizon)
  • WiFi: WPA2 Enterprise Authentication for WiFi as WAN
 

 

Centralized, Cloud-Based Management of NetCloud OS through NetCloud Manager

Rapidly deploy and dynamically manage networks at geographically distributed locations with NetCloud Manager.

 


NetCloud OS Specifications

Functionality

NetCloud OS (Cloud managed with NetCloud Manager Standard)

NetCloud OS + NetCloud Manager PRIME

WAN    
Connection Manager
LTE
WiFi-as-WAN/Client
Smart WAN Selection
QOS
WAN Affinity
LAN    
IPv4 and IPv6
DHCP Server
DHCP Relay
1024 VLANs
VRRP  
WiFi    
Multiple SSIDs
WEP
WPA/WPA2 Personal
WPA/WPA2 Enterprise
Smart Channel Selection
HotSpot Services
Routing    
Static Routes
Policy Routes
BGP  
OSPF  
RIP  
RIPng  
VPN    
IPSEC
GRE
OpenVPN  
NEMO (DMNR)  
L2TP  
DMVPN/NHRP  
Security    
Zone Firewall
Basic URL filtering (White/Black list)
CP Secure Web Filter  
CP Secure Threat Management1
Zscaler Internet Security1

1CP Secure Threat Management and Zscaler Internet Security require additional licenses.


How to Buy

NetCloud OS is preloaded onto all Cradlepoint routers. The features available on each router model may vary. Please consult the individual router Specifications tab for supported features.

To purchase Cradlepoint routers or NetCloud Manager:

Cradlepoint routers + NetCloud Manager

New Customers:

Existing Customers:

 

 

Upgrading NetCloud OS is Easy

Keeping your version of NetCloud OS up-to-date is important for the security and availability of your network. To upgrade NetCloud OS, you can easily upgrade groups of devices via NetCloud Manager or individually through the local router UI.