Knowledgebase: Wireless LAN
What is WDS?
Posted by on 02 February 2012 02:43 PM

Wireless Distribution System (WDS) is a protocol for connecting two access points (AP) wirelessly. It allows a wireless network to be expanded using multiple access points without the need for a wired backbone to link them. It is usually used fir the following applications:

  • Provide bridge traffic between two LANs wirelessly.
  • Extend the coverage range of a WLAN.

 

 

There are two WDS modes are implemented in Vigor routers. These are:

  • Bridge Mode
  • Repeater Mode

 

 

 

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