Ubiquiti is a U.S. based technology company which has a wide array of wireless products. UniFi is Ubiquiti’s product family for enterprise Wi-Fi that contains access points, switches and router-firewalls. All UniFi products are centrally managed by a single application.

Petri Riihikallio is a certified Ubiquiti Enterprise Wireless Administrator (UEWA-V2) and Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Administrator (UBWA-V2).

UniFi on GCP

Set up UniFi Controller on Google Cloud Platform

Google offers one free virtual machine on Google Cloud Platform. This script will make setting up a UniFi Controller on GCP a breeze and it includes all the goodies. No command line required, everything is done in the GCP Console and it takes 15 minutes total and that includes transferring your current sites to the cloud. You should try this!

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Ubiquiti UniFi WiFi product line

UniFi network devices share common management through UniFi Controller. However, how all the pieces fit together is not obvious at first sight.