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Walkthrough and Review: OpenMesh G200 Router/Firewall

Walkthrough and Review: OpenMesh G200 Router/Firewall

We serve small businesses in Central Ohio who leverage the Apple ecosystem. I can't tell you how often we run into companies who are using some consumer-grade POS "router" they got from Best Buy - or worse, are using what they got from their internet provider. These devices just don't provide anything close to adequate security for small businesses given today's threat landscape. While we feel that Cisco Meraki is the gold standard for business-grade cloud-managed networking, it's not right for everyone. For some time we've been looking for a device - and preferably a full stack (router, switches, and wireless access points) that we can confidently recommend to clients. As an OpenMesh partner, we were thrilled when they announced their G200 router. We've been fans of their wireless access points for quite a while, so we couldn't wait to get our hands on their router. After a couple weeks with it, here's our review. . .