5700 Series Controller

The Cisco® 5760 Wireless Controller (Figure 1) is an industry-leading platform designed for 802.11ac networks with maximum performance and services at scale, combined with high availability for mission-critical wireless networks. Through the Unified Access Data Plane (UADP) application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC), it delivers wire-speed performance with services such as advanced quality of service (QoS), flexible NetFlow v9, and downloadable ACLs. Delivering on the One Network component of the Unified Access vision, the Cisco 5760 offers:

   Wire-speed 60-Gbps throughput with services

   Up to 1000 access points per controller and 72,000 access points in a cluster

   Up to 12,000 clients per controller and 864,000 clients in a cluster