Wifi Router vs. Switch+WAP

Cactii

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I'm needing to create wifi access for my business and at the same time be able to plug in multiple computers in a room with only one ethernet jack. I'm wondering if a regular wireless router would be sufficient, so I can kill two birds with one stone, or if I would be better off getting a switch + wireless access point, or does it matter?

The company's network already has a firewall/router, so this equipment would be behind that.

What would the easiest set-up be for this situation? Thanks!
 

tha_vice

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I'd highly recommend seperating the traffic for the wirless, and using WPA-2 + AES + 11 character long password, so the wanna be hacker dosen't PWN your network.
 

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