Aruba Software

Aruba AirWave Software is a powerful and easy-to-use network operations system that not only manages wired and wireless infrastructure from Aruba and a wide range of third-party manufacturers, but also provides granular visibility into devices, users and applications on the network. With unprecedented insight and centralized control to effectively manage global enterprise infrastructures, AirWave lets IT organizations proactively optimize network performance, strengthen wireless security and improve the end-user experience. Through a centralized and intuitive user interface, AirWave provides real-time monitoring, proactive alerts, historical reporting, and fast, efficient troubleshooting. Dedicated dashboard views quickly help view potential RF coverage issues, unified communications and collaboration (UCC) traffic, application performance and network services health.

Features

Real-Time Monitoring and Centralized Visibility

Aruba Airwave Software automatically tracks every user and device – wireless and remote – on the network.

Measure response times and failures rates for client association with Wi-Fi radio, authentication with a RADIUS server, gathering IP address through DHCP, and resolving names for DNS services.

Gain visibility into clients associated to network including location, SNR, connection speed and more.

Quick Troubleshooting and Diagnostics

Aruba Airwave Software allows you to view client device data from ArubaOS, Aruba Instant and Aruba ClearPass Policy Manager including device type, operating system, operating system details, manufacturer and model.

Overlay client health on a floor plan to diagnose issues specific to the client or to an area on a floor plan.

Easily diagnose RF issues in the network for advanced RF troubleshooting.

Better Granular Visibility into UC Applications

Aruba Airwave Software includes features like AppRF provides deep visibility into common applications and web traffic on the network to ensure mission-critical apps get priority, users are not visiting risky sites, or for simply gauging usage patterns.

Our AirWave RAPIDS rogue detection works with our RFProtect wireless intrusion protection software module to collect data and mitigate issues with rogue APs, rogue clients and wireless intrusion events across wired and wireless networks.

VisualRF location and mapping offers network-wide views of the entire RF environment.

Automated Configuration Management

Aruba Airwave Software makes it easy to define your configuration policies using a web-based interface or by pulling a “known good” configuration from an existing device to create a template to be applied to other devices.

Hierarchical policy definitions of AirWave Software allow you to quickly and easily update general configurations across the entire network without overwriting certain settings that may vary from location to location on your network.