"The most valuable feature of this solution is the application visibility, which is one of the main features."
"The network security the solution provides is its most valuable aspect."
"The most valuable thing to me is the stability of the product."
"Allows for cloud-based management of your Wi-Fi network."
"The user interface is very simple and easy to use — our customers are very satisfied."
"It is cloud-based. It has a GUI rather than a command line, and it just works."
"The most valuable feature is the technology of the security that is offered."
"I like the status page Cisco added that shows you the health of the wireless connection."
"I like many of the features that Cisco Wireless has to offer."
"For me, the most valuable thing about Cisco Wireless is its ease of use and stability."
"We are using Cisco access point 2802, and they are very reliable."
"I'm very satisfied with Cisco's technical support."
"The most valuable features are mobility and security."
"The mobility that it provides is really helpful."
"The technical support is excellent."
"The most valuable features of Cisco Wireless are security and the ability to manage everything easily. Other solutions, such as Aruba are not as simple."
"If you lose connectivity with the controller, your Wi-Fi network is immediately impacted."
"We have used technical support for some issues but not many times."
"Integration with the corporate LAN where Catalyst products are installed is a major challenge."
"In the next release, I would like to see the central control plane have the flexibility to control and distribute policies to all LAN networks, balance the traffic, and the performance based on application monitoring."
"The licensing could be a bit better."
"We haven't had any issues with the solution. We like the way it works. There isn't anything I can think of that makes me worry that it might be lacking in a certain area."
"They're great. If there's anything that they need to change, it is just simplifying the site to which you go to make changes on the admin side."
"Cisco offers pretty expensive devices."
"The licensing models need to be reviewed in some instances. Obviously Cisco's licensing models are quite challenging, and it can be costly."
"Installation is complex."
"The new licensing model isn't as good as what they had before."
"It would be better if some utility lets us know the best place to install the system. Every time we install it, we have to change it, and we have to add more access points. This is a problem we have all the time. It would be better if it integrated seamlessly with products from other vendors. It'll also help if they included a device diagnostics feature in the next release."
"The price could be better."
"Controllers could be improved."
"The integration with our CM and other technologies could improve this solution."
"The pricing could be reduced."
Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN is ranked 4th in Wireless LAN with 55 reviews while Cisco Wireless is ranked 2nd in Wireless LAN with 68 reviews. Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN is rated 8.2, while Cisco Wireless is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN writes "Knowledgeable and helpful support, and it scales and load-balances to fit our needs". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco Wireless writes "Robust with a good level of performance and very helpful technical support". Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN is most compared with Aruba Wireless, Ubiquiti Wireless, Ruckus Wireless, Mist Access Points and Aruba Instant, whereas Cisco Wireless is most compared with Aruba Wireless, Ruckus Wireless, Ubiquiti WLAN, Fortinet FortiWLM and Mist Access Points. See our Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN vs. Cisco Wireless report.
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