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Brocade Mobility 300 Series 5100 Access Point

Brocade Mobility 300 Series 5100 Access Point
  • Donor or Provider: Brocade
  • Platform: Multiple Platforms
  • Format: Hardware
  • Product ID: HW-47679
  • Availability: Out of Stock

More informations about this product


The BR-AP300-5100-US is a 300 Series wireless access point for use in the Brocade Wireless Controller System. It can be mounted on the wall or ceiling.

Benefits for Organizations

If you have network administration experience or hire a consultant, you can use this product to:

  • Grant wireless network access to staff and guests
  • Expand the size of a Brocade wireless network

Major Capabilities

  • Automatic configuration: When connected to a Brocade wireless LAN controller, the access point will automatically download all configuration parameters and any necessary firmware updates.
  • Power over Ethernet: The built-in power supply receives power and transfers data through a single CAT-5 Ethernet cable.

Additional Equipment Required

This access point requires a Brocade wireless controller to function and a license to connect to it. Controllers and licenses are not available from TechSoup but can be purchased directly from a Brocade-authorized retailer.

This access point does not include antennas, but external antennas can be purchased separately. See the Enterprise Wireless LAN Antenna Specification Guide for a list of compatible antennas.

Product Specifications

Wireless standards:
2.4 GHz/5 GHz
10/100 Base-T
Maximum data rate:
54 Mbit/sec
Maximum concurrent clients:
Java-based web user interface, serial console, SSH, Telnet, SNMP via controller

For more information, see the Mobility 300 Series access point data sheet.


This product also includes external antenna connectors, parts for mounting to a wall or ceiling, and a quick installation guide.


This product does not include a support plan, but Brocade offers limited online support at its website. Support plans are available from Brocade at standard prices.

No Warranty

A warranty is not included with this product. If this product arrives damaged or defective, please contact TechSoup within the first 90 days of receipt for a replacement product.

No Expedited Shipping

Although expedited shipping may be offered at check-out, this product will only be shipped via standard ground shipping. If this product is requested along with other products, everything in the request will be shipped via standard ground shipping.

Choose Carefully

The administrative fee for this product is not refundable, and the product cannot be exchanged unless damaged or defective. Exchanges due to damage or malfunction during the first 90 days are processed by TechSoup as detailed in the confirmation email.

Obtaining This Product

When your request has been approved, you will receive a confirmation email from TechSoup. Your product will be delivered within 15 business days.

System Requirements

  • Antennas
  • Brocade wireless LAN controller
  • For Power over Ethernet — Ethernet connection providing IEEE 802.3af-compliant power
  • For web-based management — Java-enabled web browser with Adobe Flash Player

Rules, Eligibility and Restrictions

  • Quantity: Organizations may request up to 10 products per fiscal year (July 1 to June 30).
  • Budget: Organizations with annual operating budgets of $20 million or less are eligible to receive this donation.
  • Nonprofits and libraries only: Products in this program are available only to qualifying nonprofits with 501(c)(3) designation and to public libraries. Public libraries must either have valid 501(c)(3) nonprofit status or be listed in the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) database.
  • Organization types: The following organization types are not eligible to request products in the program.
    • Business and professional organizations
    • Mutual organizations
    • Employee or membership benefit organizations
    • Sports, athletic, and social clubs
    • Advocacy groups
    • Organizations with a primary focus on inner city and community activities, civil rights activities, litigation and legal aid activities, or legislative and political activities
    • Religious organizations without a secular community designation. A secular designation is defined as an organization separate from the church or religious organization that provides services to people regardless of their religious beliefs and does not propagate a belief in a specific faith.
  • Territories: Organizations in U.S. territories may not request products in this program.
  • Terms of service: Organizations that request Brocade products must agree to any applicable terms of service.
  • Anti-discrimination policy: Organizations that advocate, support, or practice discrimination based on age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, size, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic background are not eligible to participate in this program. Organizations must be willing and able to attest that they do not discriminate on any of these grounds in order to receive products in this program.
  • Case study: Recipient organizations must be willing and able to provide information to Brocade for the purposes of creating a case study or testimonial on this program.
  • Product distribution:
    • Products will be distributed under this program to qualifying organizations only, not to individuals.
    • Recipient organizations may not transfer or resell Brocade products.