Some FortiAP models equipped with a USB port can support Electronic Shelf Labels (ESL) systems. These FortiAPs can be configured to accept a ESL-Radio through a USB dongle that works on a 2.4 GHz frequency band. Once the ESL dongle is connected, you can configure the communication mode from a FortiGate. ESL traffic from the ESL-Radio is sent to ESL-Servers that are either located on-premise or in the Cloud.
Fortinet currently supports Hanshow ESL integration.
config wireless-controller wtp-profile edit "421E-dongle" config platform set type 421E end config lan set port-esl-mode bridge-to-ssid set port-esl-ssid "WIFI-Private" end next end
The following configuration are available in
|nat-to-wan||NAT WTP ESL port to WTP WAN port.|
|bridge-to-wan||Bridge WTP ESL port to WTP WAN port.|
|bridge-to-ssid||Bridge WTP ESL port to SSID.|
Hanshow ESL is supported on select FortiAP models, including but not limited to: