Ubiquiti Networks Inc

Ubiquiti - Connecting Everything, Everywhere

Ubiquiti-engineered technology innovations provide superior performance, clever mechanical design, and ease of use.

An American technology company founded in San Jose, California, in 2003. Now based in New York City, Ubiquiti manufactures and sells wireless data communication and wired products for enterprises and homes under multiple brand names.

Ubiquiti Networks, commonly known as Ubiquiti, specializes in networking equipment and solutions, and has a great reputation for many reasons:

  1. Performance and Reliability: Ubiquiti products are known for their high performance and reliability. Whether it's their wireless access points, routers, switches, or other networking devices, Ubiquiti emphasizes delivering consistent and stable connectivity for its users.

  2. Cost-Effective Solutions: Ubiquiti offers cost-effective networking solutions without compromising on quality. Their products are often competitively priced compared to traditional enterprise-grade networking equipment, making them attractive to small businesses, startups, and budget-conscious consumers.

  3. Ease of Use: Ubiquiti focuses on user-friendly interfaces and simplified management systems, making their products accessible to both experienced network administrators and individuals with limited technical expertise. Their UniFi software platform, for example, provides a centralized management interface for configuring and monitoring multiple Ubiquiti devices.  

  4. Scalability: Ubiquiti's networking solutions are designed to be scalable, allowing users to expand their networks as their needs grow. This scalability is particularly beneficial for businesses and organizations that anticipate future expansion or have dynamic network requirements.  

  5. Innovative Technologies: Ubiquiti is known for its commitment to innovation. They have introduced various technologies and products that have pushed the boundaries of networking, such as the use of mesh networks for wireless connectivity and long-range point-to-point wireless links.  

  6. Community Support: Ubiquiti has fostered a vibrant online community of users and enthusiasts who actively share knowledge, best practices, and troubleshooting tips. This community support provides additional resources for users to tap into and find solutions to their networking challenges.  

  7. Ubiquiti Ecosystem: Ubiquiti offers a wide range of compatible products that can work seamlessly together, creating an ecosystem that allows users to build comprehensive networking solutions. This integration across different devices simplifies network management and enhances overall performance. 

Ubiquiti offers a range of product lines that cater to different networking needs. Here are some of Ubiquiti's main product lines:  

The UniFi product line is Ubiquiti's flagship offering and is focused on enterprise-grade networking solutions. It includes wireless access points, switches, security gateways, network video recorders (NVRs), and surveillance cameras. UniFi devices are designed to work together seamlessly, and they can be centrally managed using the UniFi Controller software.  

UniFi Access Points (APs): UniFi APs provide wireless connectivity and are available in various models to cater to different coverage areas and performance requirements. They support features like seamless roaming, advanced security, and centralized management. 

UniFi Switches: UniFi switches offer a variety of options, including models with PoE (Power over Ethernet) support, multiple ports, and different speed capacities (such as Gigabit or 10 Gigabit). These switches enable network connectivity for both wired and wireless devices. 

UniFi Security Gateways: UniFi Security Gateways are designed to protect networks from external threats and provide routing and firewall capabilities. They serve as the gateway between the local network and the internet, ensuring secure connectivity. 

UniFi Cloud Key: The UniFi Cloud Key is a dedicated hardware device or software application that provides centralized management for UniFi devices. It simplifies the setup and management of UniFi networks, including access points, switches, and security gateways. 

UniFi Video Surveillance: UniFi Video is a line of surveillance cameras and network video recorders (NVRs) that integrate seamlessly with the UniFi ecosystem. It offers features like high-definition video recording, motion detection, and remote viewing. 

UniFi Protect: UniFi Protect is a video surveillance solution that combines high-performance cameras, network video recorders (NVRs), and the UniFi Protect software. It provides advanced video monitoring, recording, and management capabilities.

UniFi Access: UniFi Access is a product line focused on physical access control systems. It includes access readers, door controllers, and the UniFi Access software for managing access permissions and monitoring entry points. 

UniFi Protect: UniFi Protect is Ubiquiti's video surveillance product line. It comprises network video recorders (NVRs), cameras, and other accessories for video monitoring and security purposes. UniFi Protect integrates with the UniFi ecosystem, allowing centralized management of network and surveillance devices. 

Ubiquiti's UISP (Ubiquiti Internet Service Provider) is a product category focused on providing comprehensive software solutions for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). UISP aims to streamline and simplify network management, billing, and customer support processes, enabling service providers to efficiently deliver and manage their services. 

  1. airMAX: Ubiquiti's airMAX product line is designed for outdoor wireless communications, particularly for long-range point-to-point and point-to-multipoint links. These devices are commonly used for building wireless internet service provider (WISP) networks, extending Wi-Fi coverage over large areas, and establishing remote connectivity. 

  2.  AmpliFi: AmpliFi is Ubiquiti's consumer-oriented product line, targeting home and small office environments. AmpliFi devices provide reliable Wi-Fi coverage, easy setup, and intuitive management. The AmpliFi lineup includes whole-home mesh Wi-Fi systems, Wi-Fi routers, and range extenders. 

  3. EdgeMAX: The EdgeMAX series is focused on routing and switching solutions for advanced networking capabilities. It includes routers, switches, and firewalls designed for performance, flexibility, and scalability. The EdgeMAX devices are geared towards network professionals and businesses with complex network requirements. 

  4. UFiber: UFiber is Ubiquiti's line of fiber optic networking products. It includes fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) solutions, optical network units (ONUs), fiber switches, and other components necessary for deploying fiber optic networks. 

These are just a few of Ubiquiti's primary product lines, and the company continues to expand its offerings with new technologies and solutions. It's worth noting that within each product line, Ubiquiti often offers multiple models and variations to cater to specific requirements, so there are plenty of options to choose from based on your networking needs.

It's important to note that while Ubiquiti has gained a positive reputation in the networking industry, as with any technology company, individual experiences may vary. It's always a good idea to research and evaluate specific products based on your unique requirements before making a purchasing decision.

Ubiquiti has authorized distributors in Canada that supply their products to resellers and integrators. These distributors often work with professional installers and can help connect you with local resellers.

TDL Gentek, TDL Canada, and Gentek are authorized Ubiquiti resellers in the Canadian market, so if you’re wondering where to buy these products, we’ve got you covered.