TechValidate Research on Xirrus, Inc.


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.




About This Data

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