TeamF1, Inc., the leader in embedded networking and security software, announced its Managed Access Point Solution (MAPS), a new comprehensive turnkey software package that combines the latest 802.11 wireless standards with field-proven networking and security components.
MAPS is the latest member of TeamF1′s SMBware(TM) platform, a line of production-ready software solutions geared specifically to OEMs/ODMs serving the small-to-medium business (SMB) segment.
MAPS enables OEMs/ODMs to deliver leading-edge Wi-Fi(R) devices such as business-class wireless gateways, broadband access points (APs)/routers and hot-spot infrastructure nodes.
MAPS provides OEMs/ODMs a complete solution for building secure, managed access points while dramatically reducing development cost, risk, and time to market. With MAPS, OEMs can easily differentiate products by selecting appropriate networking and security modules available from TeamF1 as part of its SMBware platform.
“Building on the proven capability of our Air Secure Access Point (ASAP) Wi-Fi middleware, MAPS not only provides OEMs/ODMs leading-edge wireless LAN standards support, but also flexible connectivity options for secure wired as well as wireless applications from our SMBware family of components,” said Rajendra Kumar Singh, Technology Architect at TeamF1.
MAPS supports advanced features such as virtual access points, a state-of-the-art management interface, WDS, and 802.11n chipsets. MAPS includes tight integration with processor platforms from AMCC, Cavium Networks, Freescale, Intel and others that leverage advanced hardware architectures and specialized hardware resources for higher performance and lower hardware/software integration risks for OEMs.
TeamF1′s Managed Access Point Solution is now available under flexible licensing terms including a source code license and a variety of production license (royalty) options. MAPS supports multiple CPU types of either endian-ness, including PowerPC, MIPS, X86, and ARM/Xscale; and includes reference drivers that permit OEMs/ODMs to utilize a broad range of Wi-Fi chipsets.
TeamF1, Inc. a privately held corporation headquartered in Fremont, California, is a leader in high performance embedded networking and security software. TeamF1′s products enable secure networking of telecom/datacom and industrial equipment, and provide the infrastructure components needed for switching and wireless products in various market segments.