The Virtual LAN (VLAN) features allow you to separate the LAN clients into different logical domains thus to increase the security and network efficiency.
Up to 8 IP subnet can be enabled on Vigor2862 Series, so each VLAN can use different IP addressing space.
Moreover, IP subnet 1 to 3 could be a subnet larger than class C, supports up to 1022 IP addresses.
Vigor2862 Series also supports LAN DNS feature, which allows you to manage the domain name resolution on the local network, and Hotspot Portal feature, which helps you Collect the information of guest users, informing them terms and conditions, and presenting a landing page to guest.
Secure Business Network
Vigor2862 Series has implemented Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) Firewall, flexible filtering rules can be set up to accept or deny packets based on source IP, destination IP, protocol, port number, or even the packet's contents. Content Filtering by URL keyword or application can help you to prevent time and network resource wasting on inappropriate network activities.
With an annual subscription to CYREN Web Content Filtering service, you may also filter the websites by their categories, and set up restrictions to block the whole categories of websites (such as Social Networking, Gambling.. etc.) without the need to specify every site you would like to block.
Vigor2862 Series can act as a Central Management portal for the other Vigor devices on the network, including VigorAPs, Vigor Switches, and even Vigor Routers. With Central Management feature, device maintenance (such as firmware upgrading, configuration backup and restore) and monitoring can all be done from a single portal, which is the Web User Interface of Vigor2862 Series
Vigor2862 Series can manage up to 20 VigorAPs on its LAN and works as an AP controller. Automatic Provisioning can be triggered when a VigorAP newly join the network and this makes AP deployment faster. You may also get the client or traffic history of all the APs from Vigor2862 Series, and set up load balancing rules for the APs.