AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access Point

with Plenum-rated Chassis
For Business-Class

their access area, the client will be automatically brought
The D-Link DAP-2590 AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access
back to their permitted network access level.
Point provides businesses with a solution for deploying next
+ Selectable Dual Band Connectivity for
generation draft 802.11n local area networks (LANs). Designed
Multiple Operation Modes
Increased Network Capacity
specifically for business-class environments, such as large or
The DAP-2590 can be configured to optimize network
+ Rugged Metal Chassis
enterprise corporations, this access point provides secure
performance based on any one of its multiple operation
and manageable dual band wireless LAN options for network
modes: Access Point, Wireless Distribution System (WDS)
+ Ideal for Indoor Deployments*
with Access Point, WDS/Bridge (No AP Broadcasting) and
+ Plenum-rated Housing
Wireless Client. With WDS support, network administrators
+ Traffic Control
Versatile Access Point
can set up multiple DAP-2590s throughout a facility and
The DAP-2590 AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access
configure them to bridge with one another while also
+ Internal RADIUS Server
Point allows network administrators to arrange a highly
providing network access to individual clients. Also included
manageable and extremely robust dual band wireless
are advanced features such as Load Balancing, which
Multiple Operation Modes
network. All three detachable dual band antennas supply
optimizes high network traffic volume, and redundancy
+ Access Point
optimal wireless coverage in either 2.4GHz (802.11g
for fail-safe wireless connectivity. Spanning Tree Protocol
+ WDS (Wireless Distribution System)
and draft 2.0 802.11n) or 5GHz (802.11a and draft 2.0
support allows greater efficiency and avoids broadcast
802.11n) frequency bands. Enclosed in a plenum-rated
storms when used in WDS mode.
- Point-to-Point
metal chassis, the AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access
Point adheres to strict fire codes for placement in air
Network Management
- Point-to-Multiple-Points
passageways. For advanced installations, this high-speed
Network administrators have multiple options for managing
+ WDS with AP
access point has integrated 802.3af Power over Ethernet
the AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access Point including
+ Wireless Client
(PoE) support, allowing installation of this device in areas
Web (HTTP), Secure Sockets Later (SSL, which provides
where power outlets are not readily available.
for a secure connection to the Internet), Secure Shell
High Performance Connectivity
(SSH, which provides for a secure channel between local
Enhanced Performance
and remote computers), and Telnet (bi-directional, eight-
+ IEEE Draft 802.11n Wireless
The DAP-2590 delivers reliable wireless performance with
bit byte oriented communications facility). For advanced
+ Up to 300Mbps1
maximum wireless signal rates of up to 300Mbps in either
network management, administrators can use the D-Link
the 2.4GHz or 5GHz wireless band. Support for Traffic
AP Manager II or D-View SNMPv3 management module to
Trusted Security Features
Control and the Wi-Fi Multimedia™ (WMM) Quality of
configure and manage multiple access points from a single
+ WPA2™ - Enterprise/Personal
Service feature, makes it an ideal access point for audio,
location. In addition to a streamlined management process,
video, and voice applications. Additionally, this access
the AP Manager II or D-View software provides network
+ WPA™ - Enterprise/Personal
point supports load balance features to ensure maximum
administrators with the means of verifying and conducting
+ WPA2 - PSK/AES over WDS
regular maintenance checks without wasting resources by
+ 64/128-bit WEP Encryption
sending personnel out to physically verify proper operation.

+ MAC Address Filtering
To help maintain a secure wireless network, the AirPremier
Also available is an AP array, allowing the management
+ Network Access Protection (NAP)
N Dual Band PoE Access Point provides the latest in wireless
of a set of network devices as a single group for easy
security technologies by supporting both Personal and
configuration and deployment. In addition, the DAP-2590
Convenient Installation
Enterprise versions of WPA and WPA2 (802.11i) with support
has a Wireless Scheduler feature for power saving.
+ Supports 802.3af Power over Ethernet
for RADIUS server backend and a built-in internal RADIUS
server allowing users to create their accounts inside. This
With the selectable dual band functionality, PoE support,
+ Wall Mounting Brackets Included
access point also includes MAC Address Filtering, Wireless
plenum-rated chassis, extensive manageability, versatile
LAN segmentation, Disable SSID Broadcast, Rogue AP
operation modes, and solid security enhancements,
Easy Management
Detection, and Wireless Broadcast Scheduling to further
the new D-Link DAP-2590 AirPremier N Dual Band
+ Web Browser (HTTP) & HTTPS
protect your wireless network.
PoE Access Point provides small to medium business
+ Telnet
(SMB) environments with a business-class solution for
The AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access Point includes
deploying a wireless network in the workplace.
+ SNMP v1, v2c, and v3
support for up to 8 VLANs for implementing multiple
+ AP Manager II
service set identifiers (SSIDs) to further help segment
users on the network. The DAP-2590 also includes a
wireless client isolation mechanism to limit direct client-
+ D-View 5.1 and 6.0
to-client communication.
+ AP Array
Additionally, the DAP-2590 supports Network Access
D-Link Green
Protection (NAP), which is a feature of Microsoft®
+ Wireless Scheduler
Windows Server 2008. NAP allows network administrators
to define multiple levels of network access based on the
needs of individual clients. If a client is identified outside of

The DAP-2590 is designed for indoor deployment, setting up this device
in an outdoor environment may be in violation of local regulations.

AirPremier N Dual Band PoE Access Point

with Plenum-rated Chassis
Technical Specifications
+ IEEE Draft 2.0 802.11n
+ 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
+ C-Tick
+ IC
+ UL
+ Wi-Fi®
1.68 lbs (762g)
Dimensions (WxHxD)
6.5” x 1.38” x 7.38”
1 Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11g, 802.11a, and draft 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-2590 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 draft 2.0 802.11n 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 draft 802.11n devices from other manufacturers is not guaranteed. All references to speed and range are for comparison purposes only. Product
Release 04 (June 2009)
specifications, size, and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ from that depicted herein.