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Introduction to OpenWISP2

OpenWISP 2: the modular configuration manager for OpenWRT - OpenWrt Summit 2017

OpenWISP 2: Network Topology Module

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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on various public social media platforms and blogs. They can help you see what people think about OpenWISP and what they use it for.
  • OpenWrt 23.05.0-rc1 – First Release Candidate
    Is this something similar to OpenWISP? It all sounds cool, but might be an overkill for small installations… [0] - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • Console for managing multiple OpenWRT nodes?
    Haven't tried it yet, but I think OpenWISP is what you want. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Any open source centrally managed access point system?
    All my searches are pointing to OpenWISP. Source: about 2 years ago
  • open source software like omada
    The only "single pane of glass" open source solution I've found like this is OpenWISP. It works along with OpenWR based devices. Source: about 2 years ago
  • VPN noob questions
    I guess if you want to see what is out there, take a look and openwrt and openwisp. Source: over 2 years ago
  • Ask HN: Who Wants to Collaborate?
    OpenWRT is missing a big piece of the puzzle: configuration management and the ability to work with a "controller". OpenWRT is currently great at running stand-alone but has essentially zero support for being part of a "fleet" of devices managed centrally. This means something as simple as changing the network name or password requires changing it on every single access point manually, and even worse if your mesh... - Source: Hacker News / over 2 years ago
  • UniFi Network Application 6.5.54
    OpenWISP ( tries to do this and it's Python and Django based. Last time I checked it out, it seems like they keep configuration in an intermediate format that is then translated to manufacturer-specific formats, so it should be possible to build a Unifi converter for that. - Source: Hacker News / over 2 years ago
  • Open source SDN software (in the style of UniFi or Omada) for use with OpenWRT access points?
    OpenWISP (might be closest thing I've seen to what you're looking for). Source: almost 3 years ago
  • My Journey to GSoC
    OpenWISP is a good choice for anyone interested in Computer Networks. - Source: / about 3 years ago
  • Whistleblower: Ubiquiti Breach “Catastrophic”
    I think you are wrong. I have been working on for some time and implementing a controller which is robust and can handle many different corner cases and offer good functionality and also ease of use is a challenge and requires several people working full time on it. Even simple functionality it's a lot of work, unless for simple you mean really trivial. If it wasn't hard, there would be many... - Source: Hacker News / over 3 years ago
  • Whistleblower: Ubiquiti Breach “Catastrophic”
    For those using OpenWRT looking for a central controller which can be installed on-premise: - Source: Hacker News / over 3 years ago

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