The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series extends life of legacy devices by bridging Ethernet clients to WLAN, extending WLAN access to a range of protocols. Electronic cash registers, medical and manufacturing equipment, and other devices can be deployed in any location with a WLAN signal —saving the time and expense needed for installing Ethernet cables for network access.
The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series integrates into the HP Mobility System; and it is interoperable with an IEEE 802.11b/g/n or 802.11a/n/ac WLAN network infrastructure from HP and other vendors.
High Speed Wireless Connectivity for Legacy Wired Devices
The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series links up to 15 Ethernet devices or an RS 232 serial device to WLAN network, extending wireless access to legacy devices.
Offers high speed wireless connectivity with an internal dual band 802.11ac/a/b/g/n radio for wirelessly transmitting and receiving data at up to 1.3 Gbps.
Enables a RS-232 asynchronous terminal device to communicate with compatible stations on the network with an integrated serial to TCP/IP converter.
Improves wireless coverage areas and reception with optional outdoor MIMO antennas.
Investment Protection and Reduced Costs
The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series cost-effectively extends wired connectivity to hard to wire locations by linking multiple LAN segments via an access point.
Improves the performance of legacy wireless devices such as wireless medical equipment.
Offers Interoperability with an IEEE 802.11b/g/n or 802.11a/n/ac WLAN network infrastructure from HP and other vendors.
Supports Limited Lifetime Warranty 2.0 with 3 year 24x7 phone support.
The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series protects the network from intrusion with enterprise class layered security, including 802.1X support.
Provides data integrity of the wireless traffic with hardware accelerated encryption delivering high-performance with WPA2 and Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) security.
The HP 501 Client Bridge bridges an Ethernet LAN segment with up to 15 devices, supporting a wide range of protocols to 802.11b/g/n or 802.11a/n/ac WLAN providing 802.1X PEAP authentication and up to WPA2 security without upgrading the clients.