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Access Points migration to vWLC. Tips and Tricks.

We recently begun to massively replace our end-of-life Cisco Wireless Controllers 4400 series with ESX-based Cisco Virtual Wireless Controllers (vWLC). The deployment process is straight-forward and well documented by Cisco in “Cisco Virtual Wireless Controller Deployment Guide“. We haven’t had any major issues with the deployment, but we faced some problems when it came to the migration process of the existing AP infrastructure to these new controllers. While current AP models (2600/3600) can join vWLC with no hassle, old, but still decent, AP models (like Cisco 1140 series) require some extra efforts before they can join vWLC… Continue reading