Huawei AR160-M Agile Gateways

Huawei AR160-M series agile gateway applies to intelligent classroom, building energy management, smart retail stores, smart gyms and other local intelligent management scenarios.

The AR160-M integrates a comprehensive set of services, including routing, switching, security, and wireless access.

With an open service platform, the AR160-M can provide computing, storage and network connection functions in one device. The AR160-M is designed to provide ICT solutions for enterprise branch offices and small businesses, which enables customers to launch new applications and solutions quickly.

 

Product Overview

 

The AR160-M has these models: AR161FW-P-M5, AR169W-P-M9 and AR169RW-P-M9. The specifications for these models are shown in the following table.

Table 1: AR160-M Models

Model Description

AR161FW-P-M5

AR161FW-P-M5

  • WAN speed with services (IMIX): 150 Mbit/s
  • Fixed ports: 4 x GE LAN (PoE),
  • 1 x GE Combo WAN
  • 1 x RS485/RS232/RS422
  • 4 x USB
  • 1 x HDMI
  • 1 x 3.5 mm Audio Output (Earphone)
  • 1 x 3.5 mm Audio input (MIC)
  • 1 x Bluetooth
  • 1 x Zigbee
  • 802.11 b/g/n
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 44.5 mm x 300 mm x 220 mm (1.75 in. x 11.8 in. x 8.66 in.)

AR161W-P-M9

AR161W-P-M9

  • WAN speed with services (IMIX): 150 Mbit/s
  • Fixed ports:4 x GE LAN (PoE)
  • 1 x GE WAN, 1 x VDSL2
  • 1 x RS485/RS232/RS422
  • 4 x USB
  • 1 x HDMI, 1 x VGA
  • 1 x 3.5 mm Audio Output (Earphone)
  • 1 x 3.5 mm Audio input (MIC)
  • 1 x Bluetooth
  • 802.11 b/g/n + 802.11ac
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 44.5 mm x 300 mm x 220 mm (1.75 in. x 11.8 in. x 8.66 in.)

AR161RW-P-M9

AR161RW-P-M9

  • WAN speed with services (IMIX): 150 Mbit/s
  • Fixed ports:4 x GE LAN (PoE)
  • 1 x GE WAN,1 x VDSL2
  • 1 x RS485/RS232/RS422
  • 4 x USB
  • 1 x HDMI, 1 x VGA
  • 1 x 3.5 mm Audio Output (Earphone)
  • 1 x 3.5 mm Audio input (MIC)
  • 1 x Bluetooth
  • 1 x Zigbee
  • 802.11 b/g/n + 802.11ac
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 44.5 mm x 300 mm x 220 mm (1.75 in. x 11.8 in. x 8.66 in.)

Product Characteristics

Deep ICT integration, reducing TCO

Innovative architecture for implementation of value-added services

One-click deployment, simplifying O&M

Product Specification

tem AR161FW-P-M5 AR169W-P-M9 AR169RW-P-M9
Hardware
WAN Speed with Services  (IMIX) 150 Mbit/s 150 Mbit/s 150 Mbit/s
Fixed WAN Ports 1 x GE Combo 1 x GE, 1 x VDSL2 1 x GE, 1 x VDSL2
Fixed Ethernet Switching Ports 4 x GE (PoE) 4 x GE (PoE) 4 x GE (PoE)
Serial Auxiliary/Console Ports 1 1 1
Video Ports 1 x HDMI 1 x HDMI, 1 x VGA 1 x HDMI, 1 x VGA
Audio Ports

1 x 3.5 mm audio output (Earphone), 1 x 3.5 mm audio input (MIC)

1 x 3.5 mm audio output (Earphone), 1 x 3.5 mm audio input (MIC)

1 x 3.5 mm audio output (Earphone), 1 x 3.5 mm audio input (MIC)

Bluetooth Ports 1 1 1
Serial Ports 1 x RS485/RS232/RS422 1 x RS485/RS232/RS422 1 x RS485/RS232/RS422
ZigBee Ports ZigBee 2.4 GHz - ZigBee 2.4 GHz
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n + 802.11ac 802.11 b/g/n + 802.11ac
USB Ports 4 4 4

Memory Size

(main control system)
512 MB 512 MB 512 MB
Flash Memory 512 MB 512 MB 512 MB
OS Android

Supports 2 VMs, the customers can install Windows OS based on VMs. Supports native operation systems like Linux, Windows etc.

Supports 2 VMs, the customers can install Windows OS based on VMs. Supports native operation systems like Linux, Windows etc.

Memory Size

(OSP system)
4 GB 8 GB 8 GB

Flash

(OSP system)
2 GB - -

Hard Disk

(OSP system)
32 GB 64 GB, built-in 64 GB, built-in
Virtual Machines** - 2 2
PoE Power External 100 External 100 External 100
Maximum Power 60W 60W 60W
Power  Supply (AC) 100V to 240V 100V to 240V 100V to 240V
Frequency 50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz
Dimensions (H x W x D) 44.5 mm x 300 mm x 220 mm   (1.75 in. x 11.8 in. x 8.66 in.) 44.5 mm x 300 mm x 220 mm   (1.75 in. x 11.8 in. x 8.66 in.) 44.5 mm x 300 mm x 220 mm   (1.75 in. x 11.8 in. x 8.66 in.)
Operating Temperature 0°C to 45°C 0°C to 45°C 0°C to 45°C
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% (non-condensing) 5% to 95% (non-condensing) 5% to 95% (non-condensing)
Software
Basic Features ARP, DHCP, NAT, and Sub interface management
WLAN (AP) AP management, WLAN QoS, WLAN security, WLAN radio management, and WLAN user management (Only WLAN models support WLAN AP features)
WLAN (AC) AP management (AC discovery/AP access/AP management), CAPWAP,WLAN user management, WLAN radio management (802.11a/b/g/n), WLAN QoS (WMM), and WLAN security (WEP/WPA/WPA2/Key management)
LAN IEEE 802.1P, IEEE 802.1Q, IEEE 802.3, VLAN management, MAC address management, MSTP, etc.
IPv4  Unicast Routing Routing policy, static route, RIP, OSPF, IS-IS, and BGP
IPv6  Unicast Routing Routing policy, static route, RIPng, OSPFv3, IS-ISv6, and BGP4+
Multicast IGMP version 1/2/3, PIM SM, PIM DM, and MSDP
VPN IPSec VPN, GRE VPN, DSVPN,  L2TP VPN, and Smart VPN
QoS Diffserv mode, Priority mapping, traffic policing (CAR), traffic shaping, congestion avoidance (based on IP precedence/DSCP WRED), congestion management (LAN interface: SP/WRR/SP + WRR; WAN interface: PQ/CBWFQ), MQC (traffic classification, traffic behavior, and traffic policy), Hierarchical QoS, and Smart Application Control (SAC)
Security ACL, firewall, 802.1x authentication, AAA authentication, RADIUS authentication, HWTACACS authentication, broadcast storm suppression, ARP security, ICMP attack defense, URPF, CPCAR, blacklist, IP source tracing, and PKI,
Management and Maintenance Upgrade management, device management, web-based GUI, GTL, SNMP (v1/v2c/v3), RMON, NTP, CWMP, Auto-Config, site deployment using USB disk, and CLI

 

Deployment Scenarios

Enterprise branch ICT integrated gateway

AR161-M deployment1

The AR160-Ms integrate routing, switching, security, wireless in one box, which can provide not only wired and wireless flexible way, but also security protection for the network access and data transmission. The AR160-Ms can help the customers construct a safe and stable communication network.

The AR160-Ms have a built-in open service platform, which can meet enterprise customers’ requirements of developing all kinds of IT applications dynamically, such as office applications, unified communications, Windows or other software applications. With AR160-Ms, the enterprises can design a open network platform and create add-value services.

iClassroom (intelligent classroom) Solution

AR161-M deployment2

This illustration shows that the AR160-Ms can be deployed as Classroom Cloud Edge (CCE) — the classroom cloud boundary — devices, to realize unified connection, centralized management, security accessing and intelligent controlling equipment in the classrooms, the AR160-Ms can support remote teaching, immediate feedback and other teaching applications.

Building Energy/Efficiency Management System (BEMS) Solution

AR161-M deployment3

As IoT Gateways, this illustration shows that the AR160-Ms can connect many kinds of intelligent terminal equipment, such as lighting, air conditioning system meter device, sensor, controller meter in the buildings, to implement unified access, intelligent control and centralized management. The customers can experience intelligence building lighting, air conditioning environment and save energy cost.

Oder Information

The AR160-Ms are configured by selecting and installing the appropriate configuration module. The configuration module ordering information and descriptions are shown in the following table3-6.

Table 3: Chassis options

Chassis Configuration Description
AR161FW-P-M5 AR161FW-P-M5, Multimedia Card, 1 GE COMBO WAN, 4 GE LAN, and 1 USB
AR169W-P-M9 AR169W-P-M9, 1 VDSL WAN, 1 GE WAN, 4 GE LAN (POE+), 1 RS485/RS232/RS422, Multimedia Card, 4 USB, and Wi-Fi 2.4G + 5G
AR169RW-P-M9 AR169RW-P-M9, 1 VDSL WAN, 1 GE WAN, 4 GE LAN (POE+), 1 RS485/RS232/RS422, Multimedia Card, 4 USB, Wi-Fi 2.4G + 5G, and 1 ZIGBEE

Table 4: Power module options

Power Module Description
AR0MPSAP1000 100W POE Power Module

Table 5: License options

License Description
LAR0DATAE01 AR150 & 160 & 200 Value-Added Data Package
LAR0AC01 AR150 & 160 & 200 AC Express License
LAR0SECE01 AR150 & 160 & 200 Value-Added Security Package
LAR0DSVPN01 AR150 & 160 & 200 Dynamic Smart VPN (DSVPN) Function

Table 6: SD card and USB disk options

SD Cards & USB Disks  Description
NUSBDSK01 Storage USB DISK, 4 GB, and USB 2.0


Huawei AR160-M Routers

The Huawei AR160-M series Agile Enterprise Gateway integrates a comprehensive set of services, including routing, switching, security, and wireless access. With an open service platform, the AR160-M can provide computing, storage and network connection functions in one device. The AR160-M is designed to provide ICT solutions for enterprise branch offices and small businesses, which enables customers to launch new applications and solutions quickly.

Provides a large-capacity, computing storage system, and allows various applications to be dynamically loaded, without the need to deploy servers independently.

Uses innovative dual-core and dual-system architecture hardware design, provides powerful hardware and software support

Uses the SDN and NFV architecture for the first time in industry, and implements lifecycle management of ICT resources such as application deployment, monitoring, and deletion through Agile Controller.

Huawei series routers have four GE ports, access more employee for small enterprises; rich IoT ports, can fit a flexible variety of terminal access.

Uses a mobile phone to scan the device ESN, delivers the configuration to the device by one click, and implements batch device zero-touch configuration deployment.