DATA SHEETMOTOROLA AIRDEFENSE SERVICES PLATFORMHOLISTIC NETWORK SERVICES MANAGEMENT FOR WLANMOTOROLAAIRDEFENSESERVICES PLATFORMWireless connectivity provides unique opportunities to communicate in new andpowerful ways, but it also brings its own set of vulnerabilities, complexities andmanagement challenges. To get the best out of your wireless without risking itsworst, you need the right set of tools.Motorola’s AirDefense Services Platform (ADSP) simplifies the management,monitoring and protection of your WLAN networks. The platform supports four keyfunctions – security and compliance, network assurance, infrastructure management,and proximity awareness and analytics – within a modular architecture to maximizedeployment flexibility and minimize the cost of implementation.The ADSP combines the information collected from your network of sensorsor access points with the analytical power of an intelligent central console toprovide 24/7 network monitoring, automate security, and enable regulatorycompliance, multi-vendor management, remote troubleshooting and proximity-based services.FLEXIBLE CUSTOMIZABLE SOLUTIONS FOR EVERY NEEDMaintaining a secure network environment is critical Your organization is unique and so are your business Security & Complianceto your business. So is the flexibility to adapt to the needs. Motorola’s AirDefense Services Platform Define, monitor and enforce corporate wireless LAN policieschanging demands of your customers and employees. is modular and can be tailored to your specific and/or regulatory complianceThe AirDefense Services Platform gives you the control requirements. Security and Compliance, Network policies.and intelligence you need to rollout new applications Assurance, Infrastructure Management, and Proximity Infrastructure Managementand services that empower and engage your users, Awareness and Analytics are seamlessly integrated Simplify and centralize management of multiple vendorwithout risking exposure of sensitive information. to give you a single powerful tool for maximizing your wireless LAN infrastructure wireless network productivity. deployments with a single console. Network AssuranceCENTRALIZED Remotely identify and remediateYou want to focus resources on running your business, VENDOR AGNOSTIC network problems that impact wireless applications andnot on running your network. So we simplified Multi-vendor, multi-technology networks are common proactively optimize networknetwork administration by creating a single graphical in today’s wireless infrastructure environments. The performance.user interface and central management console, for AirDefense Services Platform is designed to support Proximity Awareness &a holistic view and easier control of your wireless any 802.11 a/b/g wireless LAN deployment, so you Analytics Real-time indoor locationingnetwork performance. can keep capital costs down and reliability up. and analytics services use your existing Wi-Fi infrastructure to enhance customer experience and build stronger relationships.
DATA SHEETMOTOROLA AIRDEFENSE SERVICES PLATFORMSECURITY & COMPLIANCE INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENTMaximizing the productivity of your wireless assets The AirDefense Infrastructure Management solution easesmeans maintaining the strongest security posture the management of various infrastructure vendors withpossible. AirDefense security and compliance suite multiple consoles by providing IT staff a centralized, holisticworks seamlessly across your wireless network to view into the network. The solution offers centralizeddetect and neutralize rogue devices, enforce policies, configuration, status monitoring, fault monitoring,prevent intrusion and ensure regulatory compliance. and reporting for multi-vendor WLAN infrastructureAutomated tools for threat mitigation and policy deployments. This solution will enhance the visibility andenforcement give you the confidence of real-time control of wireless infrastructure for organizations withresponse to risks and a more effective security posture. diverse environments consisting of multiple device models from one or more different infrastructure vendors.WIRELESS INTRUSION PREVENTION SECURITY The AirDefense Infrastructure Management suite lets you(WIRELESS IPS) MODULE manage the network rather than individual devices withBy analyzing existing and day-zero threats in real-time inheritance based configuration. So you can spend less timeagainst historical data, the AirDefense Wireless IPS less staging and provisioning hardware for new deploymentsmodule can accurately detect wireless vulnerabilities and hardware changes. With a simplified and unifiedand unusual network activity. Context-aware detection, console to control heterogeneous wireless infrastructure, thecorrelation and multi-dimensional detection engines solution is also a cost-effective and manageable way to helpmean minimal false positive alarms. An extensive threat organizations migrate to new technology while leveraginglibrary and customizable policy settings let the system legacy infrastructure.respond automatically to more than 200 wireless threats,reducing the chances of damage to your network. WLAN MANAGEMENT MODULE The AirDefense WLAN Management module providesWIRELESS VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENT administrators with a single, centralized console forMODULE multi-vendor deployments, simplifying management andThe AirDefense Wireless Vulnerability Assessment providing consistent configuration across the network.module uses an industry-first, patented technology to This tool will enhance the visibility and control of theremotely test wireless security. It allows administrators wireless infrastructure for organizations with diverse WLANto automatically log on to an access point and test for deployments consisting of multiple vendors and variedvulnerabilities from the perspective of a wireless hacker. equipment models.Motorola sensors conduct wireless penetration testing,proactively identifying vulnerabilities before they can beexploited, so you can better manage threats and keep CENTRALIZED MANAGEMENT CONSOLE MODULEyour systems secure. The AirDefense Centralized Management Console (CMC) module provides administrators and IT staff a singleADVANCED FORENSICS MODULE FOR holistic view into the wireless network. For large scaleSECURITY & COMPLIANCE deployments which require thousands of sensors and/orWireless events tend to be transient by nature, making tens of thousands of managed devices, the CMC providesanalysis of security and performance issues difficult. aggregated views of the data on multiple appliances andThe AirDefense Advanced Forensics module captures a single point for configuration changes. CMC streamlinesa complete record of WLAN performance – 325 data the monitoring of security events, automates management,points every minute for every identified wireless and speeds time-to-resolution of network issues, therebydevice – giving administrators the ability to rewind and improving productivity.analyze detailed records of wireless activity in supportof forensics investigations or network performancetroubleshooting.
DATA SHEETMOTOROLA AIRDEFENSE SERVICES PLATFORMNETWORK ASSURANCE ADVANCED FORENSICS MODULE The AirDefense Advanced Forensics module providesThe AirDefense Network Assurance suite gives administrators the ability to rewind and review detailedyou a real-time view of all WLAN traffic, enabling records of wireless activity. It allows organizations to viewIT administrators to quickly identify and respond to events months later to improve network security posture,issues and misconfigurations, proactively monitor the assist in forensic investigations and ensure policy compliance.network’s availability, and remotely troubleshoot RFproblems. With both real-time and historical tools,appropriate diagnosis and correction is faster and less LiveRF MODULEcostly and the need to travel onsite to troubleshoot The AirDefense LiveRF module performs sophisticatedwireless network issues is practically eliminated. RF propagation analysis – taking into account the radio characteristics of your real environment such as objects, walls, floors and ceilings – to let you identify coverageCLIENT TROUBLESHOOTING MODULE and capacity issues within your network. With our uniqueThe AirDefense Client Troubleshooting module lets side-by-side comparative analysis and rewindable RFtier one helpdesk personnel with limited wireless visualization, you can look “back in time” at past conditionsnetworking expertise easily identify the exact to identify intermittent sources of interference and changingconnectivity problem, so they can resolve it or escalate usage patterns.it as appropriate. The module’s sophisticated analysisengine will quickly identify device level problems, PROXIMITY AWARENESS & ANALYTICSwireless network health and availability, wirelessnetwork or client configuration and wired network Today’s consumers already rely on smartphones and otherconnectivity issues. wireless devices to stay in touch everywhere they go. Now Motorola Proximity Awareness & Analytics make it possible to use those devices to reach out and engage consumersACCESS POINT (AP) TESTING MODULE within your environment. By adding presence sensing andThe AirDefense Access Point Testing module lets locationing to AirDefense’s powerful data collection andyou proactively identify problems with wireless analytic tools, you can create a truly unique experience forapplications by periodically performing end-to-end customers. The result is more involvement, more loyalty andnetwork testing. Our unique technology uses Motorola more tailored revenue-building opportunities.access points to emulate wireless clients. Connectiontesting can then be run automatically to proactively Motorola Proximity Awareness & Analytics suite supports adetect network problems or on-demand for real-time number of key functions:troubleshooting. Designated team members are Presence Servicesautomatically alerted to ensure appropriate escalation • Detect customers on premisesand timely remediation. • Support rules-based push – welcome, coupons, specials Wi-Fi AnalyticsSPECTRUM ANALYSIS MODULE • Track detailed statistics about customer activity (perThe AirDefense Spectrum Analysis module uses your store visit time, repeat customers, total customers inMotorola WLAN infrastructure (dedicated sensors or store, demographic profiles)access points) to troubleshoot interference problemswithout dispatching a technician to the physical • Enable manager to better understand customerslocation. The AirDefense Spectrum Analysis module Locationing (RTLS) Servicesis a software-only solution that allows you to view • Define zones to detect customers in specific areasthe physical layer of your wireless network – without • Drive promotions and increase per-customer revenuespecialized hardware – so you can cost-effectivelyidentify, classify and resolve interference issues that Historic Location Analysislimit the productivity of your WLAN. • Track single/multiple device location and path over time • Quantify value of shelf space based on location in store • Identify customer flow and congestion