Simple & Secure Wi-Fi

Sophos Wireless is easy to deploy and manage so your wireless networks are up and running in no time.

Intelligence – Connected

Quickly detect issues with clients connecting through trusted Wi-Fi networks and automatically restrict web access based upon the client health status.

Security - Enhanced

Get full visibility into threats on and to your Wi-Fi networks such as rogue APs and unknown devices – directly from the dashboard.

Usability – Perfected

Manage Wireless alongside all your Sophos Central managed security solutions. It is easy to set up and deploy and scaling is as simple as adding an additional access point.

Synchronized Security: Intelligence – Connected

Sophos Wireless combines the power of the Sophos Central platform and our unique Security Heartbeat™ functionality, to monitor and act upon the health status of connected endpoint and mobile clients and so reduce the risk to your trusted Wi-Fi networks.

  • Integrates with your Sophos Endpoint and/or Sophos Mobile when managed in Sophos Central
  • Provides superior visibility to discover threats at the earliest possible moment
  • Prevents lateral movement by automatically restricting web access for unhealthy clients

*Please note: This feature is only available when using our Security Heartbeat enabled APX Series access points managed through Sophos Central

Simple Deployment

Deploying Access Points is easy. We’ll guide you through three simple steps to create your networks, register your access points, and set up one or more sites.

Plugin your access point to your network to reach the internet

Find the S/N on the access point and wait for the LED to be in initialize state

Enter or upload your serial number(s) then click 'register‘.

Central Management

Sophos Wireless is easy to setup and deploy as part of your Sophos Central portfolio of cloud-managed security solutions.

  • Using Sophos Central, you can manage Wireless on its own, or alongside your Endpoint, Mobile, Email, Encryption and Server Protection.
  • The cloud-managed platform gives you a single pane of glass for all your security solutions.

Built For Performance

Our new APX Series access points are custom-built to offer optimal performance and increased throughput at load. These Security Heartbeat™ enabled models offer integration with Sophos Mobile and Sophos Endpoint to protect your trusted Wi-Fi networks.

  • 2x2, 3x3 and 4x4 models available with 802.11ac Wave 2 technology
  • Improved overall performance and throughput at load
  • Security Heartbeat enabled to support synchronized security with Endpoint and Mobile in Sophos Central

Increased Visibility

Getting insight into what's happening on your wireless networks is a daily struggle for many IT admins. With Sophos Wireless, you always know the status of your Wi-Fi networks, access points, connecting clients and the environment around you, to identify potential risks or inappropriate use of your resources.

  • Get insight into the health of your Wi-Fi networks
  • Identify inappropriate user behavior
  • Added insight allows for better wireless planning

Hotspots & Guest Access

Provide controlled internet access for visitors, contractors and other guests on your network. Using a daily password or time-based voucher, you can customize guest access to display the hotspot portal with your own terms of service. Use enterprise-grade backend authentication for a seamless user experience.

Enhanced Rogue AP Detection

Automatically classifies neighboring networks to identify attempts to infiltrate an organization via Wi-Fi. Take a look

  • Identifies and automatically classifies neighboring Wi-Fi networks, according to their threat level
  • An on-demand scan function shows you the very latest threat data
  • The Threats widget on the dashboard puts the information directly at your fingertips

Wireless Scalability

With Sophos Wireless, extending your network becomes as simple as adding an additional access point. We use the scalability of our cloud-based architecture to the fullest so that you can adapt your network to suit your current business needs.

Site Planning

Create multiple sites and upload your floor plans to get a first visualization for access point placement and coverage before using more advanced planning tools.

  • View multiple sites using Google Maps (excludes China)
  • Use real or simulated access points on your floor plans
  • Get a first indication before starting your full site planning

For further assistance with your planned deployment, contact your Sophos Partner or sales contact.

Other Deployment Options

Want to manage Wi-Fi on your Firewall?

Sophos Central managed Wireless offers a superior feature-set and support for the latest APX Series hardware but you can also manage our AP Series access points from your XG Firewall or Sophos UTM.
Find out more by selecting your product below.