Just What is a Controller Anyway? The Great WLAN Architecture Debate

by Interop

May 10, 2011

Download With wireless LANs now the edge of the corporate network, many firms have big expansion plans for this key capability. But a major debate has been brewing here for some time, and one with far-reaching implications: which WLAN architecture is going to best serve the diverse missions of today?s (and tomorrow?s) enterprise LAN? Is a controller still required, or will more-distributed architectural approaches dominate? This vital question is certain to kick up a good deal of dust, but the answer is certain to be a key factor in your next WLAN purchasing decision.