TechValidate Research on Xirrus, Inc.

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Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Point University – United States

Introduction

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

“Management has been so much easier with XMS-Cloud. A single interface for our multi-campus deployment means less staff is needed and more consistent deployments.”

“We don’t feel the need to constantly manage devices. We typically check on the system once or twice a week unless a change is necessary to the configuration. Xirrus is a very robust Wi-Fi.”

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
    • 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 4 radio High Density APs
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Aruba and/or HP before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Garden Spot Village – United States

Introduction

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

“We’re able to manage access points at different physical locations as one network and gain full visibility into the network through XMS.”

“We were able to provide fast, reliable wireless network access to our healthcare facilities.”

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
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage

Use Case

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

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used 3Com before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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
    • Deployed new business services/applications

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Retail Mall Real Estate Company – United States

Introduction

This case study of a small business real estate company is based on a September 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have Xirrus APs both in our main office and in all of our branches. We use our on-premise XMS-Enterprise to centrally monitor station activity and manage configs.”

“We greatly benefit, with a single pane of glass, to manage access points across all locations.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • 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)
    • Fixed 4 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used Ubiquiti before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network in our offices as well as in our malls

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Society Of The Sacred Advent (St Aidan’s And St Margaret’s Anglican Girls) – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Society of the Sacred Advent (St Aidan’s and St Margaret’s Anglican Girls) is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus delivers a very stable and reliable Wi-Fi solution and provides us with the best coverage so our teachers and students can connect to the network from anywhere on our campuses.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • We have been using Xirrus for quite a few years now

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
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP

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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Parklands Christian College – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Parklands Christian College is based on a September 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“It just works! Xirrus has great support and is very responsive when issues arise. New features are constantly released which helps me deliver better capabilities to our students and teachers.”

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
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • 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)
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

St Patrick’s College – Australia

Introduction

This case study of St Patrick’s College is based on a September 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We are very pleased with how reliable the Xirrus solution is. Xirrus’ platform is easy and intuitive.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • 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:
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Samsung before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity

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

Monahans Wickett Pyote ISD – United States

Introduction

This case study of Monahans Wickett Pyote ISD is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus Wi-Fi has worked great for us! Super easy to adapt and manage. When I was overloaded on a band, I simply switched a radio from one band to the other with TurboXpress. Just one click and the problem was solved.”

“The cloud allows me to remotely manage and see what is going on with my network. Modifications do not require a site visit.”

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
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Graham ISD – United States

Introduction

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

“XMS-Enterprise provides a central point for configuration, monitoring, and troubleshooting all from a single dashboard, without having to leave my desk. With a very small IT department, this has made a huge impact on myself and our staff.”

“We were able to successfully implement a 1 to 1 project with iPads at our middle school and a 1 to 1 project with MacBook Airs at our High School due to the increased wireless capacity that Xirrus provides.”

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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Application Control
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • 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:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

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

Midland Christian School – United States

Introduction

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

“Overall, I am very satisfied with Xirrus. It is easy enough to get an overview and provides tools to quickly chase down any issue.”

“Because of Xirrus, IT staff can spend less time worrying about Wi-Fi.”

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
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Used Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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:
    • 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 10 – 24% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Olney ISD – United States

Introduction

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

“We have used Xirrus access points for many years and have very little problems with them. When there was a problem, Xirrus was quick to respond.”

“We use the XMS-Cloud to manage our Wi-Fi network. It is very easy to use and can immediately see where there might be a problem.”

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
    • 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
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
  • Used Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Bowie ISD – United States

Introduction

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

“The Xirrus cloud-based management system makes Wi-Fi so easy to manage.”

“With Xirrus, we are able to get better coverage in the school by scaling the network, adding more capacity is very easy as well.”

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
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • 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)
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Used Meraki 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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Caldwell Parish School Board – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrus is highly reliable. It consistently works! Cloud management is powerful and convenient.”

“It is priceless to have one interface that is cloud-based, enabling me to manage all of the wireless from my desk. Myself and one other person do all of the IT work – network/phone/technology related from planning to implementation, configuration and support in our 7-school district and we don’t have time to run from school to school supporting Wi-Fi. Xirrus has made our lives simple.”

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
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Mixed 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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Little Rock Christian Academy – United States

Introduction

This case study of Little Rock Christian Academy is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is pretty simple. The cloud-based interface is straight forward and easy to use.”

“Moving to Xirrus allowed us to support our Chromebook program here on campus. We have about 1100 Chromebooks and another 200 laptops and the Xirrus product has been outstanding at handling all of those devices.”

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
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • Selecting certain devices that could be on the 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • 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:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could

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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

St Mary’s Dominican High School – United States

Introduction

This case study of St Mary’s Dominican High School is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Wi-Fi admin and management being the most complex issue in our enterprise is now the most simple and elegant solution. This was possible because of Xirrus.”

“Xirrus has helped improve our productivity tremendously by reducing the time spent in chasing connectivity issues and cleaning up spectrum.”

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
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
    • 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
    • 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
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Fun Lab – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Fun Lab is based on a September 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Working with Xirrus over the last 4-5 years has only shown me that their product and support for that product sets the bar for the industry.”

“We were able to roll out guest Wi-Fi for our customers, and able to deploy mobile solutions for our staff to utilize in our venues.”

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
    • The complexity of onboarding devices onto the network
    • The difficulty of configuring and managing the Wi-Fi network
    • No Guest wifi Capabilities

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)
    • Fixed 4 radio High Density APs
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • 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
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
  • Used Apple before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Australian Technology Park – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Australian Technology Park is based on a September 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is very simple to manage our vast network. Our IT staff is able to view in real-time the status of our entire network from a single dashboard.”

“With a robust Xirrus Wi-Fi, we are able to provide a better service to our conference centre customers by having reliable open access Wi-Fi for guests and conference attendees.”

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 4 radio High Density APs
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • 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:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could
    • Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Christian Community Ministries – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Christian Community Ministres is based on a September 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is extremely easy to use and does not take very much time to manage the Wi-Fi.”

“Our students are able to bring their own devices and use them all across our campus, and Xirrus has enabled pervasive communication and learning at more places in the school than before.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Slow Wi-Fi network performance
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage

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)
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technology currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors, and/or employees
  • Used Meru before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Honey Grove ISD – United States

Introduction

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

“Our Xirrus Wi-Fi network has been maintenance free. I was looking for something I could set up and forget. My Xirrus installation has allowed me to do that perfectly.”

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
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • 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:
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • 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:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Recommended by my peers.

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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

State & Local Government – United States

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

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
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
  • Used Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Southeast Arkansas Education Service Cooperative – United States

Introduction

This case study of Southeast Arkansas Education Service Cooperative is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is pretty flawless.”

“We have a very dense conference room with heavy end user saturation. The HP products we had in place would constantly kick off end users and sometimes even cause the APs to reboot. We no longer have this issue. The 8 radio AP we have in this conference room has had over 300 simultaneous connections without any issues. I love this product. "

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
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • The complexity of onboarding devices onto the 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 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:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 10 – 24% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Perins School – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“The Wi-Fi from Xirrus is easy to manage and very intuitive.”

“Xirrus is extremely reliable and cost effective. We are able to support over 1000 devices across our site.”

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
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used Meru 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

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 10 – 24% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Maharishi Free School – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Xirrus has very good feature set. We like the software defined radio and flexibility that Xirrus provides to control the power settings.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Ability to easily manage Wi-Fi
    • Had used other Wi-Fi before so I was familiar with technology and challenges

Use Case

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

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Modular 2 to 16 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)
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • 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:
    • Excellent configurability
    • Easy to deploy and manage

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

International School Of London – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Higher density and better throughput supported by Xirrus have allowed us to better place the APs without the need for major wiring investment.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • 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
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
    • 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
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies

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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

City Of London School For Girls – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Xirrus is easy to manage and has more wireless capacity available to support a high number of concurrent users.”

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
    • 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
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Used Aruba and/or HP before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • 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:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Greater level of application security

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Sir John Deane’s 6th Form College – United Kingdom

Introduction

This case study of Sir John Deane’s 6th Form College is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We have gone from supporting 700 devices to 1900, while improving the throughput, reliability and it cost approximately 45% less than alternative vendors. The interface is easy to use and we have worked it out with little to no training – it is a very intuitive system.”

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
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Meru before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Cube-i Ltd – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Really easy to use.”

“We use Xirrus for many conferences and for events that use our software for audio response systems. With Xirrus, we can now support so many more devices on our network without any issues.”

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
    • The complexity of onboarding devices onto the network

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)
    • Fixed 4 radio High Density APs
    • Modular 2 to 16 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:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies
    • 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
    • Deployed new business services/applications
    • Providing a 400 iPad interactive event across 3 floors of a venue in London
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Derbyshire County Council – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Xirrus product is better than other Wi-Fi solutions I’ve installed before.”

“Now, I can connect far more ipads / laptops / phones to wireless network. Once setup, the roaming works great.”

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
    • The complexity of onboarding devices onto the 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)
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used Ruckus before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Hyundai Motor Uk Ltd. – United Kingdom

Introduction

This case study of Hyundai Motor Uk Ltd. is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is very responsive to change and has made deployment throughout our business very easy.”

“IT employees are no longer called to support visitors and guests. Visitors can now obtain vouchers from reception and do not require any IT assistance. "

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)
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • EasyPass portals
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Netgear before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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



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