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    What AP?

    HT is thinking about fitting an ICT suite out with 30 laptops . Just to get an idea of costs Iím assuming that 2 APs would be needed to split the load and Iím I right in thinking that said APís would need to be quality types so load splitting could be accomplished?

    Any recommendations on the models needed?

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    Something that supports RADIUS and POE. Tho POE isn't all that important.

    http://www.edugeek.net/forums/networ...adius-ias.html

    Pretty easy to do. I would still cable it tho. Unless they want it wireless. In which case I hope your network infrastruture will cope (no large remoting profiles \ login scripts etc)

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    @jobos - I definetly reccomend the Netgear WPN802 RangeMax, it has radius, and has such a far range its unbelivable, all of our AP's (the small few we have) are these.

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    @richardharris: thanks for the recommendation but looking at the specs on Miscos website I can’t see anything about load balancing. Are you sure it can do that?

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    Depending on what your wanting to do on the laptops, you may need more than 2 AP's especially if they are all going to be logging onto the network etc at the same time.

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