We performed a comparison between Fortinet FortiWLC and Juniper Mist Wireless Access Points based on real PeerSpot user reviews.Find out in this report how the two Wireless LAN solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
"The most valuable feature of Fortinet FortiWLC is the overall high quality."
"It's easy to set everything up during implementation."
"The simplicity is great."
"The most useful feature of Juniper Wireless AP is the reporting Marvis."
"The solution is pretty generic and easy to use."
"The most valuable feature of the solution is Marvis, the AI-driven network management system."
"In terms of reporting, in terms of all the user reports, it's very rich."
"The most valuable feature of Juniper Wireless Access Points (AP Series) is the ability to troubleshoot ports on the network. Additionally, when there is an update on the APs they are able to reboot quickly reducing downtime. Other solutions have a longer downtime when updates are done."
"With Mist, every Wednesday they roll out new features."
"One thing that is lacking is, compared with some other brands, the signal is a bit weaker. Ruckus has much wider signal coverage."
"Fortinet FortiWLC is not simple to configure when compared to other solutions. The design could be better."
"Juniper Wireless AP can improve by continually improving its reporting and integration with other systems."
"The solution is expensive."
"If you want to do more specific stuff, it's a bit limited."
"The price could be better."
"The product should include adaptive Wi-Fi to show a more accurate location."
"Juniper Wireless Access Points (AP Series) could improve if the MIST platform had a built-in master key. This would be an advantage."
"I need a bit more time with it before criticizing the features."
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Fortinet controllers for infrastructure Wi-Fi manage authentication and encryption of our enterprise-class infrastructure access points. These controllers are powered by Fortinet’s System Director operating system for seamless mobility and high-density environments.
Juniper Wireless Access Points work in conjunction with Juniper Mist Cloud Services and Mist AI to deliver premier wireless access capabilities. The Juniper Mist Edge extends microservices to the campus to bring agility and scale while enabling new applications at the edge.
Fortinet FortiWLC is ranked 20th in Wireless LAN with 2 reviews while Juniper Mist Wireless Access Points is ranked 9th in Wireless LAN with 7 reviews. Fortinet FortiWLC is rated 9.0, while Juniper Mist Wireless Access Points is rated 9.4. The top reviewer of Fortinet FortiWLC writes "Easy to set up with fair pricing and excellent technical support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Juniper Mist Wireless Access Points writes "Easy to use, works well, and simple to deploy remotely". Fortinet FortiWLC is most compared with Fortinet FortiWLM, Cisco Wireless, Aruba Wireless and Exinda, whereas Juniper Mist Wireless Access Points is most compared with Aruba Wireless, Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN, Ruckus Wireless, Cisco Wireless and Huawei Wireless. See our Fortinet FortiWLC vs. Juniper Mist Wireless Access Points report.
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