Bandspeed Announces Wi-Fi Products

Austin, Texas-based Bandspeed said today that it has introduced two Wi-Fi networking products, including an access point and WLAN monitoring software package. Bandspeed said that its new AirMaestro 3100AG Virtual Controller Access Point and AirMaestro WLAN monitoring and management software will be sold to the small and medium enterprise market through its resellers and directly by the company. Bandspeed's new AP supports 802.11a and 802.11b/g protocol support along with detection of rogue clients; the hardware is priced at $599. The firm's new software starts at $199. Bandspeed is venture backed by Centerpoint Ventures and JatoTech.