Education Networking Solution | TP-Link Omada SDN

In modern educational institutions, wireless connectivity is as essential as a pen and paper. Reliable, secure, and convenient WiFi allows teachers to access a wider variety of resources that promote more effective learning and development. It also provides students with unlimited access to information to enrich their education. Moreover, teachers and students can access the campus network with high-security VPN to teach and learn at anywhere.


Due to its reliable, scalable, and secure network solution, TP-Link has been widely acknowledged by global customers in the Education market ranging from infant schools with a few APs up to colleges and universities with hundreds of APs.

 

Network Requirements

 

  • High network security to ensure academical data security.

  • High-density deployment in the areas with high density, such as classrooms and dormitories.

  • Stable and high-speed network to ensure uninterrupted on-line classes and meetings.

  • Easy-management authentication methods to authorize the access of teachers and students.

  • Central network management and convenient equipment maintenance.

 

Typical Solution Topology

 

 

*Omada Hardware Controller and Omada Software Controller can also be replaced with the Omada Cloud-Based Controller.

 

Solution Benefits

 

 

Product Recommendations

 

High-Performance Solutions

 

Products

Models

Deployment

Features

Switches

TL-SG3210XHP-M2

Machine room

8× 2.5 G 802.3af/at PoE RJ45 ports; 2× 10 G SFP+ slots; 240 W PoE budget

Switches

TL-SG3428XMP

Machine room

24× Gigabit 802.3af/at PoE RJ45 ports; 4× 10 G SFP+ slots; 384 W PoE budget

Switches

TL-SG3428X

Office area, computer classroom

24× Gigabit RJ45 ports; 4× 10 G SFP+ slots

Ceiling Mount APs

EAP660 HD

High-density environments
(classroom, canteen, stadium, library)

WiFi 6 (11AX) improves efficiency in high-density environments; Up to 3,600 Mbps WiFi;

1× 2.5 G RJ45 port; Seamless roaming; Captive portal; Supports 802.3at PoE

Ceiling Mount APs

EAP245

Corridor, digital classroom,
other indoor areas

Long-range indoor coverage; Dual-band 11AC WiFi with speeds of up to 1,750 Mbps;

Seamless roaming; Captive portal; Supports 802.3af and Passive PoE

Wall Plate APs

EAP235-Wall

Dormitory

Full in-room WiFi coverage; Dual-band 11AC WiFi with speeds of up to 1,200 Mbps; Thin design; Captive portal; 4× Gigabit RJ45 ports; Supports 802.3af/at PoE input and PoE pass-through

Wall Plate APs

EAP230-Wall

Dormitory

Full in-room WiFi coverage; Dual-band 11AC WiFi with speed of up to 1,200 Mbps; Thin design; Captive portal; 2× Gigabit RJ45 ports; Supports 802.3af PoE input

Outdoor APs

EAP225-Outdoor

Playground, swimming pool

Long-range outdoor coverage; Dual-band 11AC WiFi with speeds of up to 1,200 Mbps;

1× Gigabit RJ45 port; Supports 802.3af and Passive PoE; Mesh; Seamless roaming;

IP65 weatherproof enclosure


Note: the above products are all supported by Omada SDN.

 

Cost-Effective Solutions

 

Products

Models

Deployment

Features

Routers

TL-ER7206

Machine room

5× GE RJ45 ports + 1× Gigabit SFP ports; Up to 4 WAN ports; Firewall; VPN

Routers

TL-R605

Machine room

5× GE RJ45 ports; Up to 4 WAN ports; Firewall; VPN

Switches

TL-SG3428X

Machine room

24× Gigabit RJ45 ports; 4× 10 G SFP slots

Switches

TL-SG3428MP

Machine room

24× Gigabit 802.3af/at PoE RJ45 ports; 4× Gigabit SFP slots; 384 W PoE budget

Switches

TL-SG2210MP

Machine room

8× Gigabit 802.3af/at PoE RJ45 ports; 2× Gigabit SFP slots; 150 W PoE budget

Switches

TL-SG3428

Office area, computer classroom

24× Gigabit RJ45 ports; 4× Gigabit SFP slots

Ceiling Mount APs

EAP620 HD

High-density environments
(classroom, canteen, stadium, library)

WiFi 6 (11AX) improves efficiency in high-density environments; Up to 1,800 Mbps WiFi; 

Seamless roaming; Captive portal; Supports 802.3at PoE

Ceiling Mount APs

EAP265 HD

High-density environments
(classroom, canteen, stadium, library)

Dedicated WiFi 5 (11AC) AP for high-density environments; Up to 1,750 Mbps WiFi; 

Seamless roaming; Captive portal; Supports 802.3af and Passive PoE

Ceiling Mount APs

EAP115

Corridor, digital classroom,
other indoor areas

Long-range indoor coverage; 300 Mbps WiFi; Captive portal; Supports 802.3af PoE

Wall Plate APs

EAP225-Wall

Dormitory

Full in-room WiFi coverage; Dual-band 11AC WiFi with speeds of up to 1,200 Mbps; Thin design; Captive portal; 4× 10/100 Mbps ports; Supports 802.3af/at PoE input and PoE pass-through

Wall Plate APs

EAP115-Wall

Dormitory

Full in-room WiFi coverage; 300 Mbps WiFi; Thin design; Captive portal; 2× 10/100 Mbps ports;  Supports 802.3af PoE input

Outdoor APs

EAP110-Outdoor

Playground, swimming pool

Long-range outdoor coverage; 300 Mbps WiFi; IP65 weatherproof enclosure;

Supports Passive PoE

 

Note: the above products are all supported by Omada SDN.

 

 

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