Cisco has unveiled a new line of Linksys wireless routers, designed to let its core audience of tech experts and enthusiasts take their home networking experience to the next level.
The line also includes new Cisco Connect software, which gives users tools for easier customization and control of their home wireless experience.
"Linksys pioneered the first home router 10 years ago, and 50 million units later is the world’s leading provider of home wireless routers," said Jonathan Kaplan, SVP and GM of Cisco consumer products, in a statement.
With the addition of the new Cisco Connect software, users can:
- Add multiple Internet-capable devices to the network;
- Set parental controls for each computer or device;
- Give visitors password-protected Internet access on a separate guest network;
- Customize advanced settings and change the network SSID and password.