SoftWLC is a software package designed to operate on wireless access network using Wi-Fi Technology. SoftWLC controller performs wide range of challenges in the HotSpot areas organization, authorization of users according to the local security requirements, it is a flexible and convenient tool to monetize Wi-Fi services and provide quality service under the operator's control. The complex provides a single interface for all Wi-Fi network management operations. The high flexibility of the solution provides organization of Enterprise level peer network with a basic set of services and complex solutions with hierarchical management of carrier-grade. There are also hybrid circuit applications.

The complex consists of

  • Сontrol and monitoring system
  • WEB-server for organizing Hotspot service (CaptivePortal)
  • DHCP server to issue addresses for access points and users of WiFi
  • RADIUS-server for authentication, authorization, and statistics collection, billing

Key features of SoftWLC

  • Configuring access points, including group policies
  • Configuring Wi-Fi clients, including group policies
  • Monitoring of the access points, including selective interfaces and parameters
  • Displaying the current status of all Wi-Fi network customers
  • Statistics of the network: the traffic, the sessions, device types, and so on.
  • Collection of service and emergency information
  • Network failuresalerts
  • Debug information
  • Flexible system of personnel rights (roles, users)
  • Integration with OSS / BSS provider via Northnound Interface

Key features of Hotspot Captive Portal

  • Ability to implement an unlimited number of individual virtual portals (the number of portals can be equal to the number of SSID on the network)
  • Each virtual portal can have its own interface
  • Implemented interface of the SMS-sending services
  • Support for user authorization
  • Data storageof users authorization up to 3 years
  • Advertising platforms integrationsupport
  • Online payment services support
  • Brute force protection mechanism: captcha