Polycom UC Software 5.8.0 or later supports wireless LAN connectivity by using Obihai USB Wi-Fi Dongle with all the VVX phones that support USB (VVX1500 not supported).
EDIT: UC Software 5.8.3 or later, 5.9.1 or later or 6.0.0 also support the Edimax EW-7811UTC
Now VVX phone users shall be able to connect to the network wirelessly with Obihai USB Wi-Fi Dongle instead of Ethernet and all phone services will be available over WLAN network. Polycom UC Software supports different WLAN security profiles like Personal and Enterprise mode for better security over WLAN which are capable of operating on 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz radio and these settings can be controlled by the administrator.
Polycom UC software supports wireless LAN connectivity by using Obihai USB Wi-Fi Dongle with all the VVX phones that support USB. Support for 2.4GHz or 5GHz
Download the attached WLAN logging File (wifi_wlan_logging.zip) and unzip this and import via the Web Interface or add the below to your configuration:
<web log.level.change.wlan="0" log.render.stdout="1" log.render.level="0" log.render.file.size="1000" />
The Logs should show the WLAN activity:
001042.783|wlan |0|00|netwkMgrWlanWextC::parseNetlinkEvent() Will extract the received wireless event 001042.783|wlan |0|00|Network event 8b19 001042.783|wlan |1|00|Scan done 001042.784|wlan |3|00|netwkMgrWlanWextC::getScanResults() Fetched scan results 001042.784|wlan |0|00|netwkMgrWlanWextC::getScanResults() ****Address:01:00:A8:5E:45:DE ***** 001042.784|wlan |0|00|ESSID MyNetworkName 001042.785|wlan |0|00|Running on mode3 001042.785|wlan |0|00|Frequency: 5500000000.000000 001042.785|wlan |0|00|Encryption: yes- 001042.785|wlan |0|00|netwkMgrWlanWextC::parseWpa2 selected security mode WPA2-PSK 001042.785|wlan |0|00|netwkMgrWlanWextC::parseWpa not wpa1 001042.785|wlan |0|00|Quality=16 ... 001042.793|wlan |0|00|netwkMgrWlanC::wlanNetwkMgrDriverResponse | ENTER IOCTL status=8 001042.793|wlan |4|00|netwkMgrWlanC::wlanNetwkMgrDriverResponse | Scan callback without asking. Connect called or App Cancelled? 001045.776|wlan |1|00|handleWpaEvents: Processing "<2>CTRL-EVENT-SCAN-RESULTS " 001045.776|wlan |1|00|handleWpaEvents: Processing "<2>Trying to associate with a8:5e:45:de:48:0c (SSID='MyNetworkName' freq=5500 MHz)" 001046.244|wlan |1|00|handleWpaEvents: Processing "<2>State: SCANNING -> ASSOCIATING" 001046.244|wlan |0|00|processWpaEventString: wpaState=2, prevState=2, finalState=3
VVX x50 Obi Edition:
Compatible Phones with a USB port can use the same dongle and add WiFi to the Phone.