Cloud Networking for 'Education'

Extreme Networks

How greater levels of distributed connectivity demand even greater levels of network control, assurance and insights


of schools are moving to digital text books


of schools are unable to customise student network access


of primary school children have a smart phone


ExtremeCloud Infrastructure

ExtremeCloud IQ is a completely new approach to end-to-end network management and operations, delivering a fully integrated, extensible platform that simplifies the design, deployment and security of networks from the edge to the data centre, while simultaneously unlocking valuable IT and business insights.

  • Flexible: Optimised for skills, scale and business objectives
  • Agile: Continuous innovation and frictionless delivery
  • Secure: Proven in the most risk-sensitive environments
  • Technology: Access to the world’s best of breed technologies

ExtremeCloud IQ for Education

Extreme Networks delivers the market leading cloud infrastructure management solution that education institutions require – built on a 4th generation cloud platform.

The biggest challenge is identifying why clients are not connecting. The ExtremeCloud platform gives all the tools to diagnose this, in the most efficient way.

LAN3 will demonstrate the platform and deliver a 30 day free trial.

Why ExtremeCloud IQ for Education


Why Extreme for Education

With digital transformation and the massive shift to smart schools, the need for hyper-reliable, easily managed network infrastructure has never been greater in education. Extreme Networks builds open, software-driven educational networking solutions with the elements necessary for schools to remain agile, adaptive and secure while improving learning outcomes.

Whether it’s online testing, virtual and augmented reality, STEM and robotics, or new classroom initiatives, more than 17,000 school and 4,500 campuses worldwide rely on autonomous networks from Extreme.

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High efficiency, high capacity Wi-Fi that utilises the latest technologies to optimise and protect bandwidth in all environments. Combine the leading Wi-Fi hardware with next-generation Extreme cloud management to simplify every aspect of IT operations from deployment to support.

With the latest Wi-Fi technologies including OFDMA, MU-MIMO, and software-defined dual 5 GHz radios, our access points deliver uncompromising performance in the most demanding environments.



Through a combination of role-based policies, secure link encryption, and hyper-segmentation, Extreme Networks help protect your network from the threat of cyber-attacks and breaches. Combine industry-leading edge to core switches with fourth-generation cloud management to streamline and simplify every aspect of network operations from deployment to support.

What's New?

A recent survey has shown that CIOs considering cloud adoption has jumped from 54% to 89% post-COVID-19.  Remote networking has become a necessity, and cloud-management can provide configuration scalability and global visibility for branch office deployments and teleworkers. A network administrator can easily configure, provision, and monitor equipment for thousands of teleworkers from the cloud.



ExtremeCloud IQ New Features - July 2020 Part II


LAN3 has given us unparalleled consultancy from the off. We are delighted with the advice and insight we’ve received, from the initial recommendation right up until the present day
Chris Bamber
Chris Bamber
Somerville College, Oxford



AP305C - WiFi 6 2x2:2 Access Point

Cloud-managed Wi-Fi 6 access point based with new SoC (System on a Chip) architecture, ideal for budget-conscious enterprises who do not want to sacrifice performance


AP410C - WiFi 6 4x4:4 Access Point

Cloud-managed Wi-Fi 6 access point with OFDMA technology and tri-radios for dedicated security scanning in dual bands eliminating the risks of radio time-sharing between clients and WIPS


AP460C - WiFi 6 4x4:4 External AP

External cloud-managed Wi-Fi 6 access point ideal for retail, education, hospitality and healthcare with support for dual 5 GHz and IoT with 4x4:4 5 GHz and 4x4:4 2.4 GHz radios with OFDMA technology


AP510CX - WiFi 6 4x4:4 Access Point

High Capacity, High-Efficiency Wi-Fi 6 Indoor External Antenna Access Point with Software-Defined Dual 5 GHz Radios with Extended Operational Temperature Range.

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