[Cisco] 5520 [Wireless Controller:] Robust, Economical, and Easy to Implement!
November 19, 2019

[Cisco] 5520 [Wireless Controller:] Robust, Economical, and Easy to Implement!

Erik Velasquez | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review

Overall Satisfaction with Cisco 5520 Wireless Controller

The Cisco [5520] Wireless Controller implementation has allowed us to centralize the administration of the wireless platform through a simple interface with the security levels required by the organization. Additionally, the solution allows us to observe where there is a higher density of users and statistics on the main protocols used in real-time.


  • Centralized administration
  • Friendly interface
  • Easy implementation
  • Robust architecture


  • Command-line interface
  • Guest portal
  • Telemetry
  • Positively: By centralizing the administration, it allows you to reduce operating times.
  • [It] allows you to have real-time information of wireless client connections.
  • It allows you to have information about the protocols and main sites visited by customers.
Cisco 5520 Wireless Controller is a high-performance platform, easy to implement, and robust like no other solution.

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I consider that its implementation is recommended for configurations where the amount of access points exceeds 50 devices and the performance exceeds 4 Gbps. In environments where the access point density is less than 10 units, we can use the option of Express Mobility.

Cisco 5520 Wireless Controller Support

I have not really had to scale cases on this platform. All documentation is available and very easy to implement.


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