Connect wireless Bridge to Switch directly

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Hello everyone ,
Is It a good idea to connect ( P300 OR 7731) PTMP with switch directly and connect the APs with that switch ?
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Aya Al-Jarrah

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Posted 2 years ago

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Monnat Systems, AlphaDog

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Hi,

No problem at all.

Just make sure you do channel planning and physical seperation of 5m if they are going to on the same pole or pretty close to each other..
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Mark Powell

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Why not? If there is no possibility for a connection to be lost that's quite a good idea.
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Alan Rothenstreich

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If you have APs and a PtMP going through a switch, on the bridge side I suggest setting your APs to Root only or disable meshing. Otherwise if you have other APs nearby, you will find the APs mesh and it might cause a loop which will bring down the bridge.