ER Poe 5 is one of the models of Edge Router that comes in the Edge Max series by Ubiquiti. ER Poe 5 is a router that can transport over 1 million packets per second. This is speed like never seen before. ER Poe 5 being a model of the Edge Power series it guarantees carrier-grade performance, implying adherence to high standards of functioning.
Its design is compact and it can easily be placed on a rack. It isn’t bulky despite its wide functionality. Being a PoE device the ER Poe 5 can power multiple devices within the network whilst keeping the amount of cable used to a minimum. It supports both 24V and 48V passive PoE.
Even though it has a small body and is reasonably priced, it is still a very useful tool for connecting devices in large enterprises, not just homes. Since all Ubiquiti products aim to make installation and operation very simple, ER Poe 5 too comes with the necessary software. EdgeOS the software that is to be used along with the hardware, helps the user manage and configure the network even remotely.
The Firewall policies and groups can be customized by the user to suit their security requirements. Its Graphical User Interface (GUI) makes it easy for any user to monitor the networks and the setup. It also gives timely statistics regarding the IP, transmission and receiving speeds, MTU amongst others.
This device can be easily deployed indoors in a small household and even in dynamic enterprises. Both the hardware and software are easy to operate. The hardware has a simple design comprising of 5 ports. Its speed exceeds that of other routers by a huge margin. The Edge Poe 5 is a superior product in both quality and functionality.