Cisco Aironet 1231G Wireless Access Point delivers the investment protection, versatility, and enterprise-class features demanded by wireless LAN customers. It is designed specifically for challenging environments like factories, warehouses, and large retail establishments that require the antenna versatility associated with connectorized antennas, as well as a rugged metal enclosure and a broad operating temperature range. Orderable with either Cisco IOS Software the access point uses radio and network management features to extend the security, scalability, reliability, ease of deployment, and manageability available in wired networks to the WLAN.
Running Cisco IOS Software, makes the Access Point supports link role flexibility which provides both access point and bridge functionality through configuration of each radio as an access point, repeater, root bridge, non-root bridge, or workgroup bridge. This configuration flexibility enables the Access Point to address applications ranging from basic wireless LAN coverage to wireless LAN coverage with wireless backhaul to more traditional bridging applications.