This new Gateway boasts three Wi-Fi bands of two.4 GHz, 5 GHz, and 6 GHz. Collectively, this reduces interference and will increase total bandwidth enormously to assist as much as 150 gadgets.
“Connectivity is the spine of enterprise, and because the velocity of enterprise accelerates, our prospects demand a high-performance expertise that may be their workhorse – and their racehorse,” mentioned Christian Nascimento, Comcast Enterprise’s vice chairman, of Product Administration & Technique.
In fact, to take advantage of from this new high-speed Wi-Fi, you want PCs, smartphones, and gadgets that assist Wi-Fi 6. A community is barely as quick as its slowest hyperlink. So, in case your laptops are nonetheless working 802.11n gear, even when the last-mile connection to your workplace is 3Gbps, your laptops will nonetheless get, at most, 300 Megabits per second (Mbps) speeds.
In addition to sheer velocity to quite a few customers, Comcast additionally claims that the mix of its fiber community and its Wi-Fi speeds can ship ultra-low latency for response-sensitive purposes equivalent to videoconferencing. It additionally gives static Web Protocol (IP) addresses. It will higher allow corporations to supply entry to on-premise web sites and web companies to shoppers and work-from-home staff.
The gateway additionally comes with a number of voice-over IP (VoIP) ports, a built-in Ethernet swap with two multi-gig ports, an eight-hour battery backup for Comcast Enterprise Voice service, and an industrial design that lets you deploy it on partitions, racks, or desktops.
Comcast additionally gives a built-in safety system on the gadget, SecurityEdge. This requires a SecurityEdge subscription. This service robotically blocks such threats as malware, ransomware, phishing, and botnet assaults on the gateway.
The Comcast Enterprise Gateway is now obtainable to companies wherever Comcast Enterprise companies are provided.