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TechValidate Research on Xirrus, Inc.

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1,126 Customers Surveyed

9,913 Data Points Collected

42 Published TechFacts

18 Published Charts

95 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Xirrus, Inc. Customer Testimonial

XMS-Cloud Gives Complete Control Anytime Anywhere

I’m able to view statistics, change SSIDs, passwords, radio frequencies, etc. on the fly from where ever I am, instead of needing to remote into a controller. The Xirrus cloud management is a huge upgrade.

Craig Big Eagle, IT Manager, Pacific Northwest Ballet

Xirrus, Inc. Customer Satisfaction Rating

Mike Gonzales, an Administrative Pastor at East Side Baptist Church said they would be very likely to recommend Xirrus, Inc. for this reason:

Changed from a Cisco system that had unending issues to the Xirrus system that has worked like a charm.

Xirrus, Inc. Customer Research

Customers Strongly Endorse Xirrus Simplicity

What were the top reasons you chose Xirrus?

Ease of deployment & management
68%
Scalability to support high user densities
66%
Superior Wi-Fi performance
54%
Solution longevity with adaptive technologies
35%
Met unique requirements no one else could
17%
Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)
12%

Xirrus, Inc. Customer Research

Which Wi-Fi vendor did you use before Xirrus?

Cisco
34%
Aruba and/or HP
11%
Ruckus
3%
Aerohive
2%
Meraki
3%
Meru
2%
Other
44%

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Morehouse Parish School District – United States, K-12, TurboXpress, Aruba, XMS-Cloud

Introduction

This case study of Morehouse Parish School District is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Just set it up and the equipment works. We do not have to worry about it.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Xirrus, Inc.:

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Unreliable/inconsistent Wi-Fi service
    • Slow Wi-Fi network performance
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Xirrus, Inc. that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (APs)
    • Fixed 4 radio High Density APs
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Through software changed radios from legacy 2.4GHz to 5GHz (TurboXpress)
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used Aruba and/or HP before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Xirrus, Inc.:

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Crown Plaza Antwerp – Belgium

Introduction

This case study of Crown Plaza Antwerp is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is very easy and simple to manage.”

“Xirrus hotspots are up 100% of the time and barely needs any maintenance. When we used Cisco, we had to spend at least an hour a day maintaining but now with Xirrus we hardly spend an hour a month.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Xirrus, Inc.:

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Unreliable / inconsistent Wi-Fi service
    • Slow Wi-Fi network performance
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Xirrus, Inc. that the surveyed company uses:

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (APs)
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reason for choosing Xirrus:
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Xirrus, Inc.:

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
    • Less complaints from are guest
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 10 – 24% with Xirrus.


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About Xirrus, Inc.

Xirrus is the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks. The Xirrus suite of WI-FI optimized solutions —Access Points, High Density Access Points, cloud services, and wired switches — provide seamless connectivity and unified management across the network. Xirrus provides a vital strategic business and IT infrastructure advantage to industries that depend on wireless to operate business-critical applications.

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