WLC & WCS

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Rob Huffman Mon, 12/28/2009 - 06:45
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Hi Alsayed,


Here are some basic answers and two videos that may help;


1. The WLC controls/manages AP's the WCS controls/manages

WLC's


2.No, they cannot replace each other.


3. You can run a "Lightweight" Wireless network without

a WCS but not without a WLC.




WLC Video


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6366/index.html




WCS Video


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6305/index.html




Hope this helps!

Rob

George Stefanick Mon, 12/28/2009 - 14:10
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I would like to ad to Rob's great post..


Think of WCS as a piece of software that allowed you to template configs, and to manage your WLAN. WCS is not a requirement and is licensed by AP count.

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