TechValidate Research on Xirrus, Inc.

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1,130 Customers Surveyed

9,949 Data Points Collected

42 Published TechFacts

18 Published Charts

95 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Xirrus, Inc. Customer Statistic

Xirrus Delivers Instantaneous Productivity Boost

80% of surveyed organizations immediately increased network availability with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Customer Testimonial

Schools Trust Xirrus For On-line Testing

1400 Chromebooks were used to perform computer-based state mandated testing at the end of the school year. Issues in the past due to WiFi caused headaches to tech staff and testing coordinators. Xirrus took all those issues away and testing went extremely smoothly this year.

Wayne Caudle, Chief Technology Officer, Boaz City Schools

Xirrus, Inc. Customer Research

Software Defined Radios Help Reduce Capex

How much were you able to reduce your CAPEX (capital expenditures) with Xirrus solutions?

Greater than 75%
2%
Between 50-74%
19%
Between 25 - 49%
38%
Between 10 - 24%
19%
Less than 10%
21%

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

Ballinger Independent School – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrus has been very good to us. We are now moving to the new 11ac solution.”

“With the 11n version, we are able to support our 1:1 program easily. Xirrus provides the capacity we need to deliver video to the Laptop, 100% increase in capacity.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Being able to afford the changing technologies in the Wi-Fi market.

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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • 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 reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Universidad Tecnologica del Peru

Introduction

This case study of Universidad Tecnologica del Peru is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Alto rendimiento y mejor control.”

“Mayor cobertura a nivel usuario y mejor administración a nivel TI.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • The complexity of onboarding devices onto the network
    • The difficulty of configuring and managing the Wi-Fi network

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
  • 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 Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% 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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