Surfboard SBG6580 is a fully integrated cable modem router, a device for your home wireless network solution to talk about your Cable Internet connection. Not only that, using a wireless network in house you can share files, share multifunction printer with wireless print server, play games and make Internet phone calls.
Cable Modem Function
SBG6580 is a DOCSIS 3.0 or Euro DOCSIS 3. O cable modem empowers channel bonding up to 8 downstream and 4 upstream channels that enables an operator to offer their customers innovative multimedia solutions, capable of data rates of well over 300 Mbps in DOCSIS and 400 Mbps in Euro DOCSIS from the obtain data flow and more than 100 Mbps in the send data flow. This is the requirement for your system.
Firewall and Router Function
SBG6580 Cable modem router supports the NAT firewall feature to permit network IP address translation, means you can share a single Internet connection. The modem also supports the Stateful Packet Inspection attribute for inbound traffic filter in protecting your network against any internet threats such as DoS or Denial of Services and malware. The modem also supports the routing function including static path and dynamic routing. This is the requirement for your system.
Wireless Access Point
Review ARRIS Surfboard SBG8300 Cable modem wireless router is powered by the wireless access point with the most recent wireless technologies 802.11n standards using dual selectable frequency band (2.4 GHz or 5 GHz) and having an internal 2 x 2 antenna array, enables users to maximize the high-bandwidth potential of their home or business networks. The users can use the Gigabit Ethernet ports for high speed. This is the requirement to your network in home. The DHCP service that is support for networking is also included by modem. Together with the DHCP service the IP configurations of the computers in the system will be carried out.
Unlike Wired connection is vulnerable for the eavesdropping. Hence, the SBG6580 supports the broad assortment of security such as WEP-64/128, WPA-PSK, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AES, 802.1x and 802.11I pre-authentication. For secure client connection to the network, the device supports user friendly Wi-Fi secure setup or WPS to connect with WPS compatible device The Modem supports the VPN feature to permit you make secure tunneling to your private network through the public network. Travelling users may access the network through the internet from all around the world. The SBG6580 contains an improved tuner that supports up to a 1 GHz downstream input enabling operators to increase the frequency spectrum for installation of new high value services like bandwidth on-demand, commercial services, interactive gaming and IPTV for their clients.