NetCloud Enterprise Branch with E300 Series Router makes it easy to accelerate business and needed operations by connecting to the Internet and critical applications from anywhere. If you have tax-exempt status, want to order in volume, or have questions about ordering this product, please call us at (865) 293-0350.
|Air-Gapped / Parallel Networks||✔|
|Private LTE Capable (CBRS)||✔|
Cradlepoint E300 Features & Benefits
Designed for fixed branches or temporary locations requiring flexible connectivity, reliable performance, and simplified management, this all-in-one, compact endpoint includes full-featured routing, security, and Wi-Fi without needing extra hardware or complicated configurations. NetCloud Enterprise Branch begins with NetCloud to rapidly deploy and dynamically manage Wireless WAN networks at geographically distributed locations. Use NetCloud’s visibility and control capabilities to define and distribute global policies for advanced routing, traffic control, and security. Benefit from intuitive insights by leveraging business intelligence as well as health and status alerts on security posture, network conditions and carrier usage. The E300 Series Router provides industry-leading Gigabit-Class LTE connectivity as a primary or failover connection combined with a wired link. With VPN support, Wi-FI 6, and integrated switching, the 5G ready E300 combines services, performance and options for future technology integrations for a powerful combination in a portable, compact form factor.
- Capable of 1.2 Gbps download speeds / 150 Mbps upload speeds*
- Private LTE/CBRS Capabilities*
- Embedded Gigabit-Class LTE Advanced Pro 1.2 Gbps modem (1200M-B model)
- Open temporary locations without compromising security or reliability
- Gain fast day-1 or primary connectivity with integrated Cat 4 or Cat 18 LTE Modem
- Terminate a wired broadband link with LTE as failover for reliable hybrid connectivity
- Integrate into your existing network with standards-based dynamic routing and VPN tunnel support
- Open temporary locations without compromising security or reliability with an all-in-one design and compact form factor
- Add a second cellular modem for dual LTE connectivity
- 5G Ready and able to act as a controller for Cradlepoint 5G Wideband Adapters
- Centralized, cloud-managed for defining policies, easy deployment at scale, remote management, and reporting
- Comprehensive solution package with management, hardware, warranty & 24×7 support
|WiFi||Dual-radio, dual-band, concurrent operation (2.4 GHz & 5 GHz) with internal antennas; 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 with DFS; 2×2 MU-MIMO|
|Carriers Supported||Certified: AT&T, Verizon. Supported: T-Mobile, Bell, Rogers, TELUS, Vodafone, EE.|
|Cloud Managed||Yes, with NetCloud Manager|
|LTE Category||CAT18 (C18B) / CAT4 (C4D)|
|LTE Details||Embedded 150 Mbps LTE Advanced or 1.2 Gbps LTE Advanced Pro modem|
|GPS/GNSS||Active/Passive (1 x SMA GNSS antenna connector)|
|Material / Mounting||Black Industrial Plastic Housing (Wall and Desktop Mount)|
|Size||5.3 x 10.6 x 1.7 in (135 x 270 x 44 mm)|
|Weight||1 lb 13 oz (.82kg)|
|Operating Temperature||0° C to 45° C (32°F to 113°F)|
|Support||Phone support: 24-hour weekdays with emergency response on weekends, Web: 24×7, Chat: 24×5|
|Ethernet Ports||6 LAN/WAN switchable: 5 GbE, 1 SFP+|
|USB Ports||1 USB 2.0 Type A (OOBM)|
|Wireless Connectivity||Gigabit LTE/5G Ready; 4G LTE Cat 4 Modem (N. America only), 4G LTE Cat 18 Modem (Global)|
|Modem Included||E300-C18B ships with an embedded LTE Advanced Pro 1.2 Gbps 4G LTE modem, E300-C4D ships with an embedded LTE Advanced 150 Mbps 4G LTE modem (embedded modems use USB 2.0 interface)|
|Dual-Modem Capable||Yes, field-upgradable MC400 modem slot|
|Typical Client Count||50|
*Theoretical maximum modem speed and features on C18B version. **Cradlepoint modems feature Auto-Carrier Selection. Region and carrier support is modem specific. All specifications are subject to change without notice. The Cradlepoint NetCloud Enterprise Branch Service with E300 Series Router is ideally suited for pop-up temporary locations, branches, stores, and restaurants. The all-in-one form factor includes full-featured routing, security, and Wi-Fi, making it easy to connect branches to the Internet and critical applications without the need for extra hardware or complicated configurations. And the embedded LTE modem means that connectivity is always available from day 1 without waiting for a wired connection.
Ideal for Wireless WAN
For organizations moving to a Wireless WAN, the E300 offers the ability to pair LTE with a wired link and use LTE as a failover connection or a primary connection. For an all wireless WAN, the E300 offers Gigabit-class LTE performance, which can support the throughput needs of a small or medium-sized branch with the ability to add a second LTE connection to increase available bandwidth and reliability.
5G Ready for Upward Compatibility
The E300 Enterprise Branch Router is 5G Ready and can act as a controller for a Cradlepoint 5G Wideband Adapter (with added hardware). This capability ensures upward compatibility for 5G, while still allowing optimal placement of the 5G adapter. The unique capability of Cradlepoint to operate the adapter in captive mode means that the two separate, Ethernet-connected, appliances can be managed as a single entity. WAN interfaces, CPU, and captive modem mode are capable of supporting Cradlepoint 5G adapters. 5G speeds subject to maximum WAN throughput.
Cradlepoint NetCloud for Branch Packages
Quickly deploy, manage, and monitor your network through a single pane of glass with the Cradlepoint NetCloud Manager. Rapidly deploy and dynamically manage networks at geographically distributed locations with NetCloud Manager, the network management component within the Cradlepoint NetCloud Service. Improving productivity, reducing costs, and enhancing the intelligence of your network and business operations is simplified with an ongoing subscription to the NetCloud Service, which continues to deliver benefits and features for your ever-changing network. All Cradlepoint LTE equipment is sold in all-inclusive NetCloud Essentials Packages for branch networks, which includes NetCloud Essentials software, the LTE Router, 24×7 support, and limited lifetime warranty. NetCloud Manager Packages come in 1, 3, and 5-year options (with greater savings on the 3 and 5-year packages) and feature:
- Cloud Configuration
- Visibility / Analytics
- Real-time Diagnostics / Troubleshooting
- Alerts / Reports
- Extensibility / Integration
- Out-of-Band Management / Remote Connect
- Location Services
When To Get NetCloud Branch Advanced
The following features (and more) are exclusive to the Advanced license for NetCloud Branch Cloud-Managed software.
- Application Aware QoS
- Application Aware Traffic Steering
- Application Aware Zone Firewall
- CP Secure Threat MAnagement
- CP Secure Web Filter
- Zscaler Internet Security
- LAN Manager for clientless access to LAN connected PC/MAC devices
- Traffic Steering for Events & Flows
- Cellular Health
- Failover Events
- NetCloud Edge Connector for Microsoft Azure IoT Central
Key Software Capabilities
Cradlepoint NetCloud Service for the E300 provides everything needed to unlock the power of LTE at the network edge and connect users and IoT to critical applications and services. The NetCloud Service package for the E300 includes router software for optimizing routing, VPN, SD-WAN, and security capabilities. The cloud capabilities include group policy definition, reports, troubleshooting, and analytics dashboards. And the service includes a warranty for as long as an active subscription on the router, online training, live and online support, and all software and firmware updates.
Next-generation hardware provides local processing power to handle demanding router-delivered services, such as support for VPN tunneling encryption including DMVPN, IPsec, GRE, and other tunneling technologies.
NetCloud Service includes security features and options to optimize the E300 to meet the evolving security needs of distributed environments. The service includes stateful zone-based firewall enhancement capability to Application Aware with the Advanced package.
Connection Manager provides the ability to manage all WAN connections types, both wireless and wired, from a single software-defined policy. Our custom-built modem software ensures users establish Wireless WAN connectivity faster while maintaining the highest level of resiliency.
NetCloud Manager delivers true zero-touch deployment with the ability to define and deliver policy across entire groups of endpoints. Users can create a cloud-orchestrated hub and spoke VPN network and gain insights and analytics required for rapid troubleshooting and diagnostic workflows.
Other NetCloud Manager Benefits
- Zero-Touch Deployment: Remotely deploy & manage all the devices on your network with no user intervention
- Simplified Management & Orchestration: Monitor device status in real-time, set proactive alerts for optimized 3G/4G/LTE data usage & network uptime
- Instant Insights: Always connected, WAN/LAN analytics & visibility to manage data usage, performance & costs
- Transparent subscription management: Streamline planning & use the cloud to ensure modems & endpoints stay updated to the latest software versions for secure & efficient operations
Why You Should Buy from RCN Technologies
We are a team of creative, technical and intellectual minds that focus on simplifying even the most complex telecom and technical challenges for our partners. Our team has over 35 years of wireless connectivity experience and can provide end-to-end white-glove service and support for our customers.
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Delivering A Better Experience
RCN was founded in 2013 with a focused mission: Make sense of communications for commercial, public sector, and non-profit organizations. Since then, we’ve grown to become a full-service connectivity solutions provider with a team of experts helping customers stay connected from coast to coast. You can #ExpectMore when working with RCN.
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