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Aruba Networks Questions

Luyanda Mnyandu
Pre-Sales Solutions Architect at EOH Network Solutions
Jan 17 2022
HI community. I work as a Solutions Architect at a Computer Software company. I would like to compare these 2 Ethernet switches: Alcatel-Lucent OmniSwitch Ethernet Switches vs Aruba Switches.  I'd like to understand the main differences between them, especially regarding core, distribution and...
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1 Answer
Irvan Kurniawan Jong
User at PT. Autojaya Idetech
Jan 12 2022

Hi peers,

How do FortiAuthentucator and FortiNAC differ? I am also comparing it with Aruba ClearPass.

1 Answer
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 05 2022

Hi Everyone,

What advice do you have for others considering Aruba Wireless?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

37 Answers
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 05 2022

Hi Everyone,

What is your primary use case for Aruba Wireless?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

48 Answers
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 05 2022

Hi Everyone,

What needs improvement with Aruba Wireless?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

D6B8The urgent areas of improvement would be customer support, better tuned default… more »
Dale NevarezThere is so much licensing, you literally pay for every solution, add-on, or… more »
MarcoPiazzalungaI would like to be able to customize Captive Portals.
49 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 05 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Aruba Wireless?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Jon MeyerVery quick setup and it always works well.
48 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 03 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Ramesh BenureI am working in a solution-based company. Whenever we get the product, we create… more »
Steven AdemaWe use them for our Core- and Access Switches in a twin datacenter Solution … more »
28 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 03 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Aruba Switches.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

27 Answers
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 03 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Aruba Switches?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

28 Answers
Vinny Govender
Technical Applications Specialist at bioMérieux
Nov 16 2021
Hi, I'm working as a Technical Applications Specialist at a Pharma/Biotech company with 10000+ employees. I'm researching to purchase a high-performance Wireless LAN device. Which one of the following products would you recommend: Ubiquiti Unifi Aruba Wireless  Ruckus Wireless Huawei Wir...
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7 Answers
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Nov 02 2021

Which is better and why?

2 Answers
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 07 2021

How do they compare?

1 Answer
Danny Stevens
Network Manager at PHNS
Oct 05 2021

Hi,

I'm working as the Network Manager at a Healthcare Company with 5K+ employees.

Currently, I'm researching Aruba Wireless and ExtremeWireless and I'd like to understand the main differences between the two of them. Please assist.

Thanks.

2 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 19 2021

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Aruba Instant On Access Points, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

1 Answer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 19 2021

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

1 Answer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 19 2021

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Aruba Instant On Access Points.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

1 Answer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 19 2021

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

1 Answer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 19 2021

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Aruba Instant On Access Points?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

1 Answer
Chi Kieu
User at ISP
Aug 17 2021
Hi, I'm researching the pricing and costs of these two products: Aruba Wireless and Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN.  Can anyone help me to understand what is the cost difference between the two of them (while assuming we compare very similar product specs)? Thanks a lot!
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Aws Al-DabbaghPricing is different based on region; it depends on Aruba's and Cisco's strategy… more »
Johnrex FernandezAruba licensing for the AP's is much cheaper compared to Meraki.  You can get… more »
2 Answers
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 17 2021

How do they compare to each other?

Leah Fainchtein Buenavida Aruba ClearPass is a Network Access Control tool that gives secure network… more »
1 Answer
Eric Biller
Network Systems Administrator at SCBDD
Aug 10 2021
Hello,  We are redoing Wi-Fi and the related Ethernet switches to support it. We're moving from Cisco environment and considering Aruba 515, w/CX6400 Cisco Meraki or possibly an on-prem Wi-Fi controller, Arista Mojo, or Extreme Networks ExtremeCloud IQ. Any suggestions? 
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Michael FultonDepends.  I have personally used both Cisco and Aruba so I am familiar with… more »
Aws Al-DabbaghI suggest Aruba. We've considered the same upgrade (APs + Switches) and I've… more »
Ralph MaloneI have Extreme and chose them years ago when they were Aerohive for one reason… more »
5 Answers
Nurit Sherman
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Aruba Wireless vs Cisco Meraki Wireless LAN. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? Which of these two solutions would you recommend for Wireless LAN? Why? Thanks for helping ...
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Akshay BalaganurWe are authorised to sell both Aruba and Meraki. Being a consultant myself, I… more »
John LeBrunConfidentiality Integrity and Availability Or just CIA are the basic… more »
Michael NewmanBoth have their merits. Aruba has taken the brand of all the hp procure… more »
33 Answers
Dat Ly
Vice General Director at Minh Long I

Hi community,

Does anyone have experience with WiFi 6 from Cambium, Ruckus or Aruba and that they can share the pros and cons of each?

Rajendran Elangowan
User at Zen Exim Pvt Ltd

Hi community,

I'm researching using Aruba Instant on Access Points for a campus setup with more than 100 access points. Is this feasible? Is it cloud-managed?

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What is your experience regarding pricing and costs for Aruba Wireless?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

20 Answers