2022 has been an eventful year for Plasma Cloud. A lot of exciting new Switch features have been released, the Marketplace has grown, WiFi 6 has taken off and much more. Follow us on a visual tour through this year’s highlights!

Switches

This year can be considered the coming of age for Plasma Cloud’s Switches. They have matured and now boast a well-rounded feature set. See our top developments by scrolling through the images below (double click on slider images for full screen view):

Link Aggregation

Combine multiple ports into a single logical link to increase throughput

Port Mirroring

Duplicate traffic to troubleshoot networking issues

Guarantee voice packets a high speed lane even during network congestion

Voice Prioritization

Voice Prioritization and Layer 2 topology

Easily identify devices that need to be configured for voice prioritization

Auto-configure your VoIP phones via LLDP announcements

Voice Prioritization Auto-Configuration

Switch Port Settings

See all port settings at a glance

Access Points

The next generation of WiFi has been taking off and Plasma Cloud has firmly arrived in the WiFi 6 era. The first product of our new WiFi 6 Access Points series, called PAX1800, has taken the market by storm. It has quickly become the best-selling product, prompting us to feature it on our home page as well as most marketing material.

See our top developments by scrolling through the images below (double click on slider images for full screen view):

New capabilities of WiFi 6

WiFi 6 Benefits

Marketplace

Step by step, the Plasma Cloud marketplace includes more and more categories of services. This year, we are very proud to announce new partnerships with two excellent service providers from completely different corners of the service ecosystem.

See our top developments by scrolling through the images below (double click on slider images for full screen view):

New Marketplace Service

Block malicious websites and inappropriate content with cloud-based filters

WiFi marketing and analytics platform

New Marketplace Service

New Marketplace Summary Tab

Find all pricing details (base rate, device rate and volume discount) at a glance

New Marketplace Terms Tab

Service Providers define their own Terms and Conditions

Notifications

It’s time to fine-tune your notifications! Do you want to get notified when your marketplace subscription is about to end or something unexpected happens in your network? Don’t worry, Plasma Cloud has you covered.

See our top developments by scrolling through the images below (double click on slider images for full screen view):

Notifications

You can turn off all notifications in your account settings

Email Aggregation

Set your own email aggregation interval

Email Aggregation

Keep your inbox light and bundle up your email notifications

Marketplace Notifications

Get a reminder when a subscription is about to expire

Firmware 3.6 release

In early 2022, the beta version of firmware 3.6 has been released. During a six months testing period, remaining issues were resolved and firmware 3.6 became the latest stable firmware version.

To jump on the bandwagon and enjoy all the latest features, configure your networks with firmware version 3.6!

It will unlock the following features & benefits:

Switches:

  • port mirroring;
  • voice prioritization;
  • link aggregation;
  • per-port upload & download throughput throttling.

AP captive portal improvements:

  • improved RADIUS integration;
  • local network cache for splash page sessions;
  • client throttling overrides via RADIUS/HTTP back-end.

Others:

  • AP multi-band client isolation;
  • and more!

Take control of your network with Plasma Cloud

If you’re new to the Plasma Cloud family, we invite you to explore our simple cloud management systems for your entire network. From WiFi access points to PoE Switches, our affordable turnkey solutions are designed to meet the needs of busy professionals. We’ll get you started in no time with our smart software that’s designed to minimize setup effort. Contact us to get started.