Secure WiFi Sophos Wireless

Synchronized Security: Intelligence – Connected

Sophos Wireless combines the power of the Sophos Central platform and our unique Security Heartbeat™ functionality, to monitor and act upon the health status of connected endpoint and mobile clients and so reduce the risk to your trusted Wi-Fi networks.

  • Integrates with your Sophos Endpoint and/or Sophos Mobile when managed in Sophos Central
  • Provides superior visibility to discover threats at the earliest possible moment
  • Prevents lateral movement by automatically restricting web access for unhealthy clients

*Please note: This feature is only available when using our Security Heartbeat enabled APX Series access points managed through Sophos Central

Simple Deployment

Deploying Access Points is easy. We’ll guide you through three simple steps to create your networks, register your access points, and set up one or more sites.

Central Management

Sophos Wireless is easy to setup and deploy as part of your Sophos Central portfolio of cloud-managed security solutions.

  • Using Sophos Central, you can manage Wireless on its own, or alongside your Endpoint, Mobile, Email, Encryption and Server Protection.
  • The cloud-managed platform gives you a single pane of glass for all your security solutions.

Built For Performance

Our new APX Series access points are custom-built to offer optimal performance and increased throughput at load. These Security Heartbeat™ enabled models offer integration with Sophos Mobile and Sophos Endpoint to protect your trusted Wi-Fi networks.

  • 2x2, 3x3 and 4x4 models available with 802.11ac Wave 2 technology
  • Improved overall performance and throughput at load
  • Security Heartbeat enabled to support synchronized security with Endpoint and Mobile in Sophos Central

Increased Visibility

Getting insight into what's happening on your wireless networks is a daily struggle for many IT admins. With Sophos Wireless, you always know the status of your Wi-Fi networks, access points, connecting clients and the environment around you, to identify potential risks or inappropriate use of your resources.

  • Get insight into the health of your Wi-Fi networks
  • Identify inappropriate user behavior
  • Added insight allows for better wireless planning

Hotspots & Guest Access

Provide controlled internet access for visitors, contractors and other guests on your network. Using a daily password or time-based voucher, you can customize guest access to display the hotspot portal with your own terms of service. Use enterprise-grade backend authentication for a seamless user experience.

Enhanced Rogue AP Detection

Automatically classifies neighboring networks to identify attempts to infiltrate an organization via Wi-Fi. Take a look

  • Identifies and automatically classifies neighboring Wi-Fi networks, according to their threat level
  • An on-demand scan function shows you the very latest threat data
  • The Threats widget on the dashboard puts the information directly at your fingertips

Wireless Scalability

With Sophos Wireless, extending your network becomes as simple as adding an additional access point. We use the scalability of our cloud-based architecture to the fullest so that you can adapt your network to suit your current business needs.

Site Planning

Create multiple sites and upload your floor plans to get a first visualization for access point placement and coverage before using more advanced planning tools.

  • View multiple sites using Google Maps (excludes China)
  • Use real or simulated access points on your floor plans
  • Get a first indication before starting your full site planning

For further assistance with your planned deployment, contact your Sophos Partner or sales contact.

Other Deployment Options

Want to manage Wi-Fi on your Firewall?

Sophos Central managed Wireless offers a superior feature-set and support for the latest APX Series hardware but you can also manage our AP Series access points from your XG Firewall or Sophos UTM. Find out more by selecting your product below.

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