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An Access Point (AP) can involve either a wired or wireless connection, which is why it is commonly referred to as a Wireless Access Point (WAP). It is a networking hardware device that allows other devices to connect to a wired network via Wi-Fi or wired connection.
One option for an AP is as a standalone device. In this case, the AP may have a wired connection to a router which then forwards data packets between computer networks.
In a wireless router, the AP can be an integral component of the router itself. It can be common for an AP that also acts as a switch, DHCP server, router and firewall. This is because it may also provide ports which are used to increase the network’s size, firewall capabilities and a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) service.
Huawei is a multinational technology company based in Shenzhen, Guangdong. It is known for its networking and telecommunication products, and consumer electronics. Huawei designs, develops, and sells these products as is one of the largest companies in the networking market. Huawei was founded in 1987, and now provides its products and services in more than 170 countries around the world.
There are four main business groups in Huawei; Carrier Network Business Group, Enterprise Business Group, Consumer Business Group, and Cloud & AI Business Group. The Carrier Network Business Group offers wireless, core and fixed networks, carrier software, and global services. The Cloud & AI Business Group offers servers, storage products and cloud services. They started to provide network infrastructure, fixed and wireless communication, and data centers at the beginning of 2011 and have now become one of the biggest in the world.
MetricFire is a full-scale platform that provides infrastructure, system, and application monitoring using a suite of open-source monitoring tools. We enable you to use Hosted Graphite and aesthetic custom dashboards to visualize your metrics so you can understand what is happening.
MetricFire offers users a complete ecosystem of end-to-end infrastructure monitoring, comprised of popular open-source monitoring software services: Graphite and popular dashboards. Plugins for many other open-source projects are preconfigured, such as StatsD, collectd, and Kubernetes. You get all these within a hosted environment as a single product. Not only does MetricFire fit well into the infrastructure monitoring use-case, such as network monitoring and server monitoring, but we also do application monitoring and business intelligence.
Through this hosted environment, MetricFire boosts the unique features of open-source projects to give you more functionality than the original products. Below are some of the MetricFire features at a glance:
The key thing to remember is that Hosted Graphite by MetricFire is more than just Graphite. Our Hosted Graphite product actually adds data dimensionality and better data storage.
The benefits of MetricFire are:
Simple, low-cost pricing
A structured pricing model based on unique time series metrics allows you to work within your budget. The predictability and transparent pricing allow you to keep your costs in check and plan for the future. 1 metric is 1 metric.
Easily share your dashboards with clients for free.
Alert notification integrations PagerDuty, Slack, email, and webhooks.
Freedom of customization
Custom metrics through your code.
Fantastic customer support
Highly available support is provided by engineers for engineers to get you set up quickly.
Dedicated clusters for users that need their own environment.
Why thousands of engineers choose us:
Vendor lock-in's not our thing. We’re believers in you still owning your data, so you can request a full export at any time. That means you get all the benefits of an open-source tool, but with the security and stability of a SaaS tool.
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