TechValidate Research on Xirrus, Inc.


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




About This Data

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