From: "Rob Parker" <rob dot parker at keycom dot co dot uk>
> Colubris Networks also produce the CN3500 (or at least they did - i
> it is an MGW3500/MGW3200 now?) which is a Linux-based solution which does
> something very similar but with many more functions than the Nomadix
> I'm sure there are others as well which are no doubt cheaper than Cisco :)
Just for reference, I am currently replacing a bunch of Colubris devices
with m0n0 right now. It was based on the features m0n0 has that very few
others do. Oh, and they are NOT cheap.
> This solutions are able to detect all the broadcast on the lan and create
> dynamic virtual gateway to capture them on the portal.
This just does not work as well in practice. A knowledgeable user can get
around it with ease, if the goal is to see others on the flat network.
However, you could fudge this a bit, if you want to develop something based
on static DHCP after authentication...