Networking Standards and Industry Certifications

To support new and emerging requirements for mobile, IoT, and wired connectivity, a majority of the networking industry – composed of member companies that manufacture devices, chipsets, and infrastructure – design products that undergo certification based on industry standards.


    The value of certifications.

    Many enterprise, operator, and consumer networking products adhere to industry standards by undergoing certification. Through rigorous testing by 3rd party labs, Aruba’s products are validated for interoperability and feature compatibility.
    Read about Aruba’s latest Wi-Fi certifications


    6GHz and Wi-Fi 6E.

    The Wi-Fi 6 standard delivers innovative new wireless technologies to support amazing new performance and efficiency benchmarks. As an enhancement to Wi-Fi 6, Wi-Fi 6E expands access to the underutilized 6GHz band.
    Learn more about Wi-Fi 6

    Securing the future of Wi-Fi.

    Learn about the technology behind WPA3 and Enhanced Open from their creator.
    View the webinar


    Multi-gigabit wireless backhaul with 802.11ad.

    Operating on 60GHz point to point enables organizations to deliver cost-effective wireless backhaul for networks in adjacent buildings or temporary on-site locations.
    Watch Aruba’s demo at Mobility Field Day 3

    Bluetooth 5 and Zigbee.

    Start converging IoT devices that use the latest Bluetooth, Zigbee – and even third-party radios – onto IP networks using Aruba APs as an IoT platform.
    Learn more about Aruba’s IoT solutions

    802.3bz and 802.3bt.

    IEEE 802.3bz delivers multi-gigabit Ethernet speeds while 802.3bt delivers high power PoE for next-generation devices. 
    Learn more

  • Aruba Access Points Product Page

    Learn more about Aruba’s versatile Wi-Fi 6 product portfolio, ranging from indoor, outdoor, and remote access point platforms.
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    Aruba Switches Product Page

    Learn more about Aruba’s 802.3bz and 802.3bt capable switches – ideal to support the growing demands of Wi-Fi throughput and power for any campus or branch network.
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    802.11ax White Paper

    This white paper provides an in-depth look at the 802.11ax technology, including a look at the current Wi-Fi market, the genesis of technologies to 802.11ax, key features of 802.11ax as well as deployment and upgrade strategy.
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    802.11ax - Wait, did we just build a wireless switch?

    This white paper describes the multi-user based enhancements in 802.11ax, specifically how ax allows more clients to talk at once similar to how a wired switch works.
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    WPA3 and Enhanced Open White Paper

    What is WPA3 and Enhanced Open, and how can they secure the enterprise? As successors to WPA2 and traditional open networks, learn how these new standards provide enhanced capabilities to support the next-generation of secure mobility.
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    Smart Rate Solution Overview

    Increase bandwidth and futureproof your Experience Edge campus with HPE Smart Rate for multi-gigabit performance over existing cabling.
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    High Power PoE Technology Brief

    Power Over Ethernet (PoE) brings simplicity, cost savings and intelligent device control to the access layer. Learn how the IEEE 802.3bt industry standard for high power PoE opens up new use cases.
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    Standards, Government Validations and Accrediations

    The advantages of Mobility-Defined Networks allow Aruba to rapidly and repeatedly achieve a number of government-required security certifications.
    Download At a Glance