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Essentials Course

Aerohive Certified Wireless Administrator (ACWA)

Designed for network professionals responsible for managing and supporting wireless LAN networks, this extensive course will provide you with the information and skills necessary to gain an understanding of Aerohive’s cooperative control WLAN architecture. Learn best practices in designing and optimizing an Aerohive WLAN. Configure and manage Aerohive Access Points, and HiveManager. Troubleshoot routine problems in your wireless environment.


Each student connects to HiveManager, a remote PC, and a Aerohive Access Point over the Internet from their wireless-enabled PC or MacBook in the classroom, and then performs hands-on labs that cover the following topics:

  • Predictive modeling and WLAN design
  • HiveManager overview
  • Mobility solutions and Unified Policy Management
  • HiveManager initial configuration
  • Topology Maps: Real-time monitoring of AP coverage
  • Scenario: Create a secure access network for employees
  • Scenario: Create a secure access network for legacy devices using PPSK
  • Secure WLAN Guest Management
  • Scenario: Create a guest secure WLAN with unique user credentials
  • Device specific settings
  • Deployment optimization
  • Device monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Firmware updates
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
  • Auto-provisioning
  • Cooperative Control Protocols

Important (Required Equipment)

  • In order to participate in the labs, each student must bring their own 802.11g/a or 802.11n Wi-Fi-enabled laptop PC or MacBook Wi-Fi-enabled with  wireless drivers

Suggested Prerequisites (Highly Beneficial)

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