The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series extends life of legacy devices by bridging Ethernet clients to WLAN, extending WLAN access to a range of protocols. Electronic cash registers, medical and manufacturing equipment, and other devices can be deployed in any location with a WLAN signal —saving the time and expense needed for installing Ethernet cables for network access.

The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series integrates into the HP Mobility System; and it is interoperable with an IEEE 802.11b/g/n or 802.11a/n/ac WLAN network infrastructure from HP and other vendors.

What's New

  • Links of up to 15 Ethernet devices or an RS232 serial device to a wireless network at Gigabit speeds.
  • Integrates one dual-band 802.11ac MIMO radio running up to 1.3 Gbps.
  • Support for IEEE 802.11b/g/n and 802.11a/n/ac WLAN networks.
  • Fast roaming between access points.
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty 2.0 with three years 24X7 phone support.

Features

High Speed Wireless Connectivity for Legacy Wired Devices

  • The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series links up to 15 Ethernet devices or an RS 232 serial device to WLAN network, extending wireless access to legacy devices.
  • Offers high speed wireless connectivity with an internal dual band 802.11ac/a/b/g/n radio for wirelessly transmitting and receiving data at up to 1.3 Gbps.
  • Enables a RS-232 asynchronous terminal device to communicate with compatible stations on the network with an integrated serial to TCP/IP converter.
  • Improves wireless coverage areas and reception with optional outdoor MIMO antennas.

Investment Protection and Reduced Costs

  • The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series cost-effectively extends wired connectivity to hard to wire locations by linking multiple LAN segments via an access point.
  • Improves the performance of legacy wireless devices such as wireless medical equipment.
  • Offers Interoperability with an IEEE 802.11b/g/n or 802.11a/n/ac WLAN network infrastructure from HP and other vendors.
  • Supports Limited Lifetime Warranty 2.0 with 3 year 24x7 phone support.

Robust Security

  • The HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series protects the network from intrusion with enterprise class layered security, including 802.1X support.
  • Provides data integrity of the wireless traffic with hardware accelerated encryption delivering high-performance with WPA2 and Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) security.

Quality of Service (QoS)

  • Network management
    • SNMP v2c, SNMP v3, MIB-II with Traps, and RADIUS Authentication Client MIB (RFC 2618)
    • Embedded HTML management tool with secure access
    • Scheduled configuration and firmware upgrades via network management station
  • Diagnostic
    • RSSI logging
    • Email alert tool
  • QoS
    • supports DSCP and WMM

Connectivity

  • IEEE 802.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE) support
    • simplifies deployment and dramatically reduces installation costs by helping to eliminate the time and cost involved in supplying local power at each client bridge
  • Auto-MDIX
    • provides automatic adjustments for straight-through or crossover cables on all 10/100/1000 ports
  • IEEE 802.11h International Telecommunication Union (ITU) compliant
    • automatically selects the channel based on the access point it associates to and avoids Dynamic Frequency Selection (DFS) issues by following the access point to a clear channel

Mobility

  • Anywhere, anytime wireless coverage
    • provides single IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac radio client bridge
    • offers radio software-selectable configuration of frequency bands
    • utilizes IEEE 802.3af PoE or local power supply
  • Interoperability
    • meets Wi-Fi Alliance Certifications, including IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac and WPA2, to help ensure multivendor interoperability
  • Supported devices
    • support Windows-based PCs equipped with Ethernet cards; point-of-sale devices, scales, network printers, thin clients, Mac/Apple machines, Linux/Unix workstations, Ethernet-enabled appliances, medical equipment, manufacturing machinery and/or mix of all devices listed
    • connects RS232 asynchronous terminal devices to the wireless network
  • Multiple devices — connects up to 15 Ethernet-enabled devices via a multiport switch

Security

  • IEEE 802.1X support
    • provides user authentication with support for Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) TLS and PEAP with choice of AES, TKIP, and WEP encryption for protecting wireless traffic between authenticated clients and the access point
  • Choice of IEEE WPA2, WPA or WEP
    • robust Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) or Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) encryption secures the data integrity of wireless traffic

Warranty and support

HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series

HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge (J9835A)
I/O ports and slots
1 RJ-45 autosensing 10/100/1000 port

1 RS-232C serial console port

AP characteristics
Radios (built-in) 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Antenna connector Three RP-SMA
Antenna 2 dBi dual-band omnidirectional
Number of external antennas 3
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 5.5(w) x 1.3(d) x 5.0(h) in (13.97 x 3.3 x 12.7 cm)
Weight 2.01 lb (0.91 kg)
Memory and processor
Mounting and enclosure
Environment
Operating temperature 32°F to 122°F (0°C to 50°C)
Operating relative humidity 5% to 95%, noncondensing
Electrical characteristics
DC voltage Powered by PoE
Maximum power rating 9 W
PoE power 11 W PoE
What's included
What's in the box (1) HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series (3) 2dBi Dipole antennas (1) Wall/table mount (1) Quick Start document
Warranty Limited Lifetime warranty: Advance hardware replacement with next-business-day delivery (available in most countries). See www.hp.com/networking/warrantysummary for duration details.;Electronic and telephone support: limited electronic and telephone support is available from HP refer to www.hp.com/networking/support for details on the support provided and the period during which support is available;Software releases: refer to www.hp.com/networking/support for details on the software releases provided and the period during which software releases are available for your product(s)

HP MSM31x/MSM32x Power Supply (J9405B)

AC Power supply for use with the MSM31x, MSM32x, M110 and M111 products

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 3.7(d) x 1.5(w) x 1.18(h) in. (9.4 x 3.8 x 3 cm)
Weight: 0.88 lb. (0.4 kg)

Environment

Operating temperature: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
Operating relative humidity: 5% to 95%, noncondensing
Nonoperating/Storage temperature: -4°F to 176°F (-20°C to 80°C)
Nonoperating/Storage relative humidity: 5% to 95%, noncondensing

Electrical characteristics

Voltage: 100-240 VAC
Current: 0.5/0.3 A
Frequency: 50/60 Hz
Notes: Output voltage: 5 VDC

Compatible products

HP 1-port Power Injector (J9407B)

The HP 1 Port Power Injector provides 802.3af PoE power for an access point in areas where using an AC power supply of a traditional PoE switch is inconvenient.

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 5.5(d) x 2(w) x 1.3(h) in. (13.97 x 5.08 x 3.3 cm)
Weight: 1 lb. (0.45 kg)

Environment

Operating temperature: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
Operating relative humidity: 5% to 93%, noncondensing
Nonoperating/Storage temperature: -4°F to 158°F (-20°C to 70°C)
Nonoperating/Storage relative humidity: 5% to 95%, noncondensing
Altitude: up to 10,000 ft. (3 km)

Electrical characteristics

Voltage: 100-240 VAC
Current: 0.3/0.2 A
Frequency: 50/60 Hz
Notes: IEEE 802.3af compliant

Safety

UL 60950
EN 60950

Emissions

EN 55024
EN 55022 (CISPR 22) Class B with FTP Cabling
FCC Part 15, Class B with FTP cabling

Notes

The 1-port power converter has 1 AC power cord input, 1 RJ-45 10/100/1000 Mbps port for data coming from the network infrastructure, and 1 RJ-45 for data plus IEEE 802.3af-compliant PoE for Gigabit Ethernet to power the access point.

Compatible products

HP Antenna Lightning Arrester (J8996A)

HP Antenna Lightning Arrester (J8996A)

helps protect access points from damage upon lightning strike to an outdoor access point antenna

Electrical characteristics

VSWR max: 1.4:1

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 2.4(d) x 0.9(w) x 1.2(h) in. (6.1 x 2.29 x 3.05 cm)

Notes

Input RF power, 100 MHz/6000 MHz: 250 W/10 W

50 Meg Ohm insulation resistance

Maximum insertion loss of 0.4 dB

Compatible products

HP Outdoor Omnidirectional 6dBi at 2.4GHz MIMO 3 Element Antenna (J9719A)

HP Outdoor Omnidirectional 6dBi at 2.4GHz MIMO 3 Element Antenna (J9719A)

6dBi @2.4GHz outdoor omnidirectional MIMO 3 element antenna with outdoor mount accessories

Electrical characteristics

Frequency range 1: 2400 - 2500
Gain 1 dBi (with antenna cable): 6
Impedance (Ohms): 50
RF connector: N Type (Male) x 3
Cable length: 3 ft. (.9 m)

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 8.25(d) x 10(h) in. (20.96 x 25.4 cm)
Wind surface area: .32 sq. ft. (0.03 sq. m)
Wind survival: 125 mph (201.13 km/hr)
Mounting style: Pole or Wall

Environment

Operating temperature: -22°F to 158°F (-30°C to 70°C)
Nonoperating/Storage temperature: -40°F to 185°F (-40°C to 85°C)

Compatible products

HP Outdoor Omnidirectional 8dBi at 5GHz MIMO 3 Element Antenna (J9720A)

8dBi @5GHz outdoor omnidirectional MIMO 3 element antenna with outdoor mount accessories

Electrical characteristics

Frequency range 1: 5150 - 5875
Gain 1 dBi (with antenna cable): 8
Impedance (Ohms): 50
RF connector: N Type (Male) x 3
Cable length: 3 ft. (0.91 m)

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 8.25(d) x 10(h) in. (20.96 x 25.4 cm)
Wind surface area: .32 sq. ft. (0.03 sq. m)
Wind survival: 125 mph (201.13 km/hr)
Mounting style: Pole or Wall

Environment

Operating temperature: -22°F to 158°F (-30°C to 70°C)
Nonoperating/Storage temperature: -40°F to 185°F (-40°C to 85°C)

Compatible products

HP Indoor-Outdoor Point-to-Point Dual Band 10/13dBi MIMO 3 Element Antenna (J9170A)

HP Indoor-Outdoor Point-to-Point Dual Band 10/13dBi MIMO 3 Element Antenna (J9170A)

10.9dBi @2.4GHz and 13.7dBi @5GHz indoor or outdoor sector MIMO 3 element antenna with outdoor mount accessories with standard N connectors

Electrical characteristics

Frequency range 1: 2400 - 2500
Gain 1 dBi (with antenna cable): 10.9
Frequency range 2: 5100 - 5900
Gain 2 dBi (with antenna cable): 13.5
VSWR max: 2:1
E-Plane (3 dB beamwidth): 45/20 degrees
H-Plane (3 dB beamwidth): 45/20 degrees
Polarization: Linear (vertical)
Impedance (Ohms): 50
RF connector: N (male)
Cable length: 2.75 ft. (0.84 m)

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 1.4(d) x 16.2(w) x 14.7(h) in. (3.56 x 41.15 x 37.34 cm)
Weight: 2.43 lb. (1.1 kg)
Mounting style: Pole Mount
Enclosure: White ASA IP-67 rated

Environment

Operating temperature: -22°F to 149°F (-30°C to 65°C); IP-67 rated for outdoor use
Nonoperating/Storage temperature: -40°F to 149°F (-40°C to 65°C)

Compatible products

HP 501 Wireless Client Bridge Series

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