AirPremier N Simultaneous Dual Band
For Business-Class Environments
PoE Access Point with Plenum-rated Chassis
+ Simultaneous Dual Band Connectivity for
Increased Network Capacity
Additionally, the DAP-2690 supports Network Access
D-Link®, an industry pioneer in wireless networking,
Protection (NAP), which is a feature of Windows Server®
+ Gigabit LAN Port
introduces a solution for businesses seeking to deploy next
2008. NAP al ows network administrators to define multiple
+ Rugged Metal Chassis
generation 802.11n WLAN. D-Link unveils its new AirPremier
levels of network access based on individual client’s need.
+ Ideal for Indoor Deployments*
N Simultaneous Dual Band Access Point (DAP-2690),
If a client is identified outside of their access area, the
designed for supporting small and medium business-class
client wil be automatical y brought back to their permitted
+ Plenum-rated Housing
environments or enterprise corporations to provide secure
network access level.
+ Traffic Control / QoS
and manageable dual band wireless LAN options for network
+ Internal RADIUS Server
Multiple Operation Modes
To maximize total return on investment, the DAP-2690 can be
+ Web Redirection
Versatile Access Point
configured to optimize network performance based on any
The DAP-2690 allows network administrators to deploy
one of its multiple operation modes: Access Point, Wireless
Multiple Operation Modes
a highly manageable and extremely robust simultaneous
Distribution System (WDS) with Access Point, WDS/Bridge
+ Access Point
dual band wireless network. All four antennas are
(No AP Broadcasting) and Wireless Client. With WDS
+ WDS (Wireless Distribution System) /Bridge
detachable and can provide optimal wireless coverage
support, network administrators can set up multiple DAP-
- Point-to-Point
in either 2.4GHz (802.11g and 802.11n) and 5GHz (802.11a
2690s throughout a facility and configure them to bridge
and 802.11n) bands. Enclosed in a plenum-rated metal
with one another while also providing network access to
- Point-to-Multiple-Points
chassis, the DAP-2690 adheres to strict fire codes
individual clients. Also included are advanced features such
+ WDS with AP
for placement in air passageways. For advanced
as Load Balancing, which optimizes high network traffic
+ Wireless Client
installations, this new high-speed access point has
volume, and redundancy for fail-safe wireless connectivity.
integrated 802.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE) support,
Additional y, the DAP-2690 offers Spanning Tree Protocol
High Performance Connectivity
allowing installation of this device in areas where power
support for greater efficiency and avoids broadcast storms
outlets are not readily available.
when used in WDS mode.
+ IEEE 802.11n Wireless
+ Up to 300Mbps1
Enhanced Performance
Network Management
The DAP-2690 delivers reliable wireless performance with
Network administrators have multiple options for managing
Trusted Security Features
maximum wireless signal rates of up to 300Mbps in both
the DAP-2690 including Web (HTTP), Secure Sockets
+ WPA2™ - Enterprise/Personal
the 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless band. This, coupled with
Later (SSL, which provides for a secure connection to the
support for Wi-Fi Multimedia™ (WMM) Quality of Service
Internet), Secure Shel (SSH, which provides for a secure
+ WPA™ - Enterprise/Personal
feature, makes it an ideal access point for audio, video,
channel between local and remote computers), and Telnet
+ WPA2 - PSK/AES over WDS
and voice applications.
(bi-directional, eight-bit byte oriented communications
+ 64/128-bit WEP Encryption
facility). For advanced network management,
When enabled, QoS allows the DAP-2690 to automatically
administrators can use the D-Link AP Manager II or D-View
+ MAC Address Filtering
prioritize traffic according to the level of interactive
SNMPv3 management module to configure and manage
+ Network Access Protection (NAP)
streaming, such as gaming or VoIP. The QoS feature also
multiple access points from a single location. In addition
+ ARP Spoofing Prevention
provides a drop-down menu option to select customized
to a streamlined management process, the AP Manager
priority rules. Additionally, the DAP-2690 supports load
II or D-View software provides network administrators
+ WLAN Partition
balance features to ensure maximum performance by
with the means of verifying and conducting regular
limiting the maximum number of users per Access Point.
maintenance checks remotely, eliminating the need for
Convenient Installation
sending out personnel to phsyicall verify proper operation.
+ Supports 802.3af Power over Ethernet

+ Wall Mounting Brackets Included
To help maintain a secure wireless network, the DAP-2690
Also available is an AP array, allowing the management
provides the latest in wireless security technologies by
of a set of network devices as a single group for easy
Easy Management
supporting both Personal and Enterprise versions of WPA
configuration and deployment. In addition, the DAP-2690
and WPA2 (802.11i) with support for RADIUS server backend
has a Wireless Scheduler feature for power saving.
+ Web Browser (HTTP) & HTTPS
and a built-in internal RADIUS server al owing users to create
+ Telnet
their accounts inside. This access point also includes MAC
With simultaneous dual band functionality, PoE support,
+ SNMP v1, v2c, and v3
Address Filtering, Wireless LAN segmentation, Disable SSID
plenum-rated chassis, extensive manageability, versatile
Broadcast, Rogue AP Detection, and Wireless Broadcast
operation modes, and solid security enhancements,
+ AP Manager II
Scheduling to further protect your wireless network.
the new D-Link AirPremier N Simultaneous Dual Band
Access Point (DAP-2690) provides SMB environments
+ D-View 5.1 and 6.0
The DAP-2690 includes support for up to 8 VLANs per band
with a business-class solution for deploying a wireless
for implementing multiple SSIDs to further help segment
network in the workplace.
+ AP Array
users on the network. It also includes a wirless client
+ RJ-45 Console Port.
isolation mechanism, which limits direct client-to-client
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+ Wireless Scheduler

AirPremier N Simultaneous Dual Band
PoE Access Point with Plenum-rated Chassis
Technical Specifications
+ IEEE 802.11n
+ IEEE 802.11a
+ IEEE 802.11g
+ IEEE 802.3ab
+ IEEE 802.3af
+ IEEE 802.3u
+ IEEE 802.3
Network Management
+ Command Line Interface
+ Web Browser interface
- Telnet
- Secure (SSH) Telnet
- Secure HTTP (HTTPS)
+ SNMP Support
+ AP Manager II
- D-View Module
- Private MIB
+ AP Array + Traffic Control
+ WPA™-Personal
+ WPATM-Enterprise
+ WPA2™-Personal
+ WPA2TM-Enterprise
+ 64/128-bit WEP
+ SSID Broadcast Disable
+ MAC Address Access Control
+ Network Access Protection
+ Internal RADIUS Server
Wireless Frequency Range2
+ 2.4GHz (2.4GHz to 2.4835GHz)
+ 5GHz (5.15GHz to 5.35GHz, 5.47GHz to 5.85GHz)
Operating Modes
+ Access Point (AP)
+ WDS with AP
+ WDS/Bridge (No AP Broadcast)
+ Wireless Client
+ Power
+ 5GHz
+ 2.4GHz
Operating Voltage
48VDC +/- 10% for PoE or 5V2.5A
+ Operating: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
+ Storing: -4°F to 149°F (-20°C to 65°C)
+ Operating: 10% ~ 90% (Non-condensing)
+ Storing: 5% ~ 95% (Non-condensing)
+ CE
+ IC
+ Wi-Fi®
990g (with Antenna)
Dimensions (WxHxD)
7.5” x 1.4” x 7.8” (190.5 x 36.5 x 198.8 mm)
1 Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11g, 802.11a, and 802.11n specifications. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions
and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, and network overhead, lower actual data throughput rate.
D-Link Corporation
Environmental factors will adversely affect wireless signal range.
No. 289 Xinhu 3rd Road, Neihu, Taipei 114, Taiwan
2 Please note that operating frequency ranges vary depending on the regulations of individual countries and jurisdictions. The DAP-2690 may not be supported in the
Specifications subject to change without notice.
5.25~5.35 GHz and 5.47~5.725 GHz frequency ranges in certain regions.
D-Link is a registered trademark of D-Link Corporation and its overseas subsidiaries.
This product is based on IEEE 802.11n specifications and is not guaranteed to be forward compatible with future versions of IEEE 802.11n specifications.
All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.
Compatibility with 802.11n devices from other manufacturers is not guaranteed. All references to speed and range are for comparison purposes only. Product
Release 01 (September 2009)
specifications, size, and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ from that depicted herein.