• SKU:
  • TEW-WLC100

TRENDnet Wireless LAN Controller

TRENDnet's Wireless LAN Controller, model TEW-WLC100, is designed to simplify management and setup processes for your access points. This new controller features seamless WiFi roaming, helping your devices stay connected when transitioning from one access point to another within the network. Fast BSS Transition, or fast roaming (802.11r) along with Opportunistic Key Caching (OKC) ensures optimal roaming conditions for your mobile WiFi clients. Simultaneously manage up to 128 access points, perform batch firmware upgrades, and monitor network connection status.



TRENDnet TEW-WLC100 Features


  • Centralized AP management
  • Manages up to 128 wireless access points
  • Compatible with TEW-755AP, TEW-821DAP, TEW-825DAP and TEW-826DAP*
  • Supports IEEE 802.11k radio resource management, 802.11r fast roaming, and Opportunistic Key Caching (OKC)
  • Captive portal for hotspot applications
  • Client and SSID bandwidth management
  • Upload floor plans to create WAP Maps for a visual overview of each access point's location


TRENDNET TEW-WLC100 Specifications


  • Standards
  • IEEE 802.3
  • IEEE 802.3u
  • IEEE 802.3x
  • IEEE 802.3ab


Device Interface


  • 5 x Gigabit ports
  • 1 x USB port
  • On / Off Power button
  • LED indicators
  • Reset button




  • HTTP Web-based GUI
  • Local or online Firmware upgrade
  • Internal log
  • Configuration Backup / Restore
  • NTP


Access Point Management


  • Manage up to 128 access points
  • IP address, gateway, and DNS settings
  • SSID / Network name
  • Wireless channel
  • Wireless encryption: WEP, WPA / WPA2-Personal, WPA / WPA2-Enterprise
  • 802.11 mode
  • Channel width
  • Transmit power
  • SSID broadcast
  • Bandwidth control (download limit per SSID & client, upload limit per client)
  • Set RSSI scanning/threshold
  • Seamless WiFi roaming using 802.11r and OKC (opportunistic key caching) protocols
  • 802.11k radio resource management
  • Airtime Fairness
  • Band steering
  • Access point/client statistics monitoring
  • Batch firmware upgrade deployment
  • Captive portal
  • Client blacklist
  • 802.1Q VLAN
  • Create multiple access point groups for management flexibility
  • Upload custom floor plans using WAP Maps


Access Point Compatibility


  • TEW-755AP (Firmware Version: 1.04 or above)
  • TEW-821DAP (Firmware Version: 1.06 or above)
  • TEW-825DAP (Firmware Version: 1.02 or above)
  • TEW-826DAP (Firmware Version: 1.00 or above)


What's Included


  • TEW-WLC100
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • CD-ROM (User's Guide)
  • Power adapter (12 V DC, 1 A)
  • Rackmount kit