Cloud-managed teleworker gateway with built-in wireless
The Meraki Z1 is an enterprise class firewall / VPN gateway with five Gigabit Ethernet ports and a dual-radio 802.11n wireless. The Z1 extends the power of the Meraki cloud managed networking to employees, IT staff, and executives working from home.
Using the patent-pending Meraki Auto VPN, administrators can deploy network services including VoIP and remote desktop (RDP) to remote employees with a single-click, provide wired and wireless access, and increase end-user productivity through Layer 7 traffic shaping.
The Z1 features a fully-fledged stateful firewall, support for multiple VLANs, inter-VLAN routing, and isolation to segregate corporate data from recreational traffic. In addition, the Z1 is packed with advanced 802.11n technologies including MIMO, beam forming, and channel bonding to provide reliable and high speed network access for most demanding business applications.
Z1 and Meraki Cloud Management: A Powerful Combo
The Z1 is managed via the Meraki cloud, with an intuitive browser-based interface. Since the Z1 is self-configuring and managed over the web, you can deploy the Z1 at remote locations without any assistance from end-users.
The Z1 is monitored 24x7 and delivers real-time alerts if your network encounters problems. Remote diagnostics tools enable real-time troubleshooting through any web browser. New features, bug fixes, and enhancements are delivered seamlessly over the web, so you never have to manually download software updates or worry about missing security patches.
- 4 GbE ports for printers, phones and other wired devices
- Patent-pending Auto VPN for site-to-site VPN connectivity
- Layer 7 application traffic shaping and prioritization
- Layer 3 firewall to separate corporate data from personal traffic
- Dual-concurrent 802.11n radios, up to 600 Mbps data rate
- Up to 4 SSIDs with integrated enterprise security and personal / guest access
- Self-configuring, plug-and-play deployment
- Ideal for telecommuters using VoIP and remote desktop (RDP)
- Sleek, low profile design