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Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Georgiana Molloy Anglican School – Australia

Introduction

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

“Xirrus has gone above our expectations for years with little maintenance.”

“Teachers can roam the school with laptops and iPads with no connection issues. Whole classes of students can access streaming content seamlessly. Xirrus Wi-Fi load balances traffic very well to deliver a superior experience for our students and teachers.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenge faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Students could not access online learning content as we didn’t have Wi-Fi in the classrooms

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
  • Xirrus adaptive technology currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

St John Bosco’s – Australia

Introduction

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

“We improved our Wi-Fi access dramatically by moving over to Xirrus.”

“Once set up, our management was negligible, allowing us to concentrate on our core business.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenge faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • 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 4 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
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
  • Used Netgear before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Dramatically increased network availability
    • Negligible management freeing up IT staff

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Little Miracles – Australia

Introduction

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

“With Xirrus, it has been so easy to monitor and manage the Wi-Fi Networks, all from the comfort of our office.”

“It has been a very smooth and welcomed transition to Xirrus. For our traveling staff it has made connectivity SO easy! We love being able to monitor usage whenever we want.”

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
  • Used domestic and service provider brands before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 50-74% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Liwara Catholic Primary School – Australia

Introduction

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

“We have greatly improved network visibility and Wi-Fi scalability. The wireless simply works and extremely easy for us to maintain.”

“Fantastic company to work with.”

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
    • Outdoor APs
    • On-premise 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 Enterasys 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

Camberwell High School – Australia

Introduction

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

“It’s been working for the past 5 years with minimal support.”

“Hugely reduced technical support cost – single dashboard and sitemap easily pin point issues and help resolve quickly. Xirrus solution is extremely reliable with no issues and easily supports extreme density with growing number of 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

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 Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • The scalability to support high user densities
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could
    • 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 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

Catholic Regional College North Keilor – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Catholic Regional College – North Keilor is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus Wi-Fi is very easy to manage and delivers extremely reliable network performance.”

“Because of high reliability, our staff and users are connected more and get more work done.”

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)
    • 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 Aerohive before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

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

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased network availability
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Cedar College – Australia

Introduction

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

“Xirrus provides reliable end user experience with greatly reduced support calls, this is the product of experience for our environment. People come to expect wifi to work like a light switch in any room, and Xirrus provides us this service.

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:
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • 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
    • Newer radios in Modular APs
  • Used Meru 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

St John Paul II College – Australia

Introduction

This case study of St John Paul II College is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is flawless and support is extremely good.”

“We don’t need to put up 5x as many APs as other Wi-Fi vendors. Change a setting once, and watch it deployed immediately to all APs. Auto channel and auto cell size has made life even easier, saving hours and hours of efforts individually configuring radios.”

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)
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • Application Control
    • On-premise 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 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
    • 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 less than 10% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Territory Technology Solutions – Australia

Introduction

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

“Xirrus is extremely easy, with EasyPass portals we can manage multiple client sites and devices.”

“Xirrus has improved employee productivity by significantly reducing management and setup time for all deployments.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • 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 company uses:

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (APs)
    • Fixed 4 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 Netgear 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 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

Large Enterprise Computer Services Company – Australia

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise computer services company is based on a July 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.

“Xirrus Wi-Fi network is very good. It easily supports a very large number of users and devices.”

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
    • 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 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
  • Used Motorola 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 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

State & Local Government – Australia

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government agency 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.

“We are on the Cloud Management and things are smooth. Deployment is very easy.”

“Our library patrons very much appreciate the new service and use the robust Wi-Fi all the time.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Our library patron didn’t have access to Wi-Fi and an easy way to connect to Internet

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
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • 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:
    • Increased network availability
    • Deployed new business services/applications

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

B&R Enclosures – Australia

Introduction

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

“After initial configuration, I do not have to do very much other than monitoring the Wi-Fi network.”

“We have been able to deploy access points which have allowed us to improve stock and inventory handling and management.”

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
    • 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 company uses:

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
    • 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 Aruba and/or HP 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 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

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company – Australia

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise insurance company is based on a July 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.

“The cloud-managed APs are extremely easy to configure and monitor.”

“Before Xirrus, we only had wifi available in specific meeting areas. Now all buildings have 100% coverage to allow users to roam wherever necessary.”

“The solution has been simple, flexible and reliable ever since we implemented it.”

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
    • The difficulty of configuring and managing the Wi-Fi 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)
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Used Dlink 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 network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Improved employee productivity

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

St. Vincent’s Institute – Australia

Introduction

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

“Xirrus is a pretty good solution. It is the best Wi-Fi out there.”

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:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Cisco before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Optus Business Centre, Macquarie Park – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Optus Business Centre, Macquarie Park is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus is quite easy to deploy. It provides greater coverage throughout our office space.”

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

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
    • Application Control
    • 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
    • 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:
    • 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

Essence Digital – United States

Introduction

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

“Managing your Xirrus Wi-Fi network? Once setup there is no management, it just works all day every day.”

“Xirrus Wi-Fi has freed our employees from their desks and wired connections. They can now join video calls and work away from their desks in more comfortable surroundings.”

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
    • 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)
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
  • Xirrus adaptive technology currently being used:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used Netgear 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 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

General Kinematics – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrus provides very simple management and it is easy to use.”

“Application bandwidth control is excellent. We have expanded our wireless throughout our plant.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenge faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Insufficient Wi-Fi coverage

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
  • Xirrus adaptive technology 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
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could

Results

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

  • Benefit achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center – United States

Introduction

This case study of New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Xirrus has enabled MCCNO to provide a superior Wi-Fi experience to attendees from around the world who depend on their connectivity to remain productive while in a convention setting.”

“Xirrus routinely handles concentrated large sessions of 5,000 to 10,000 people in high-density applications. Our engineer has worked with the Xirrus engineers to provide coverage without interference.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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 company uses:

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (APs)
    • Modular 2 to 16 radio High Density APs
  • 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
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company – United States

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a July 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 use XMS-Enterprise. It’s been good. We want to keep on-premise management for security purposes.”

“We have great coverage with very few APs.”

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
    • The difficulty of configuring and managing the Wi-Fi network

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
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • Through software changed radios from legacy 2.4GHz to 5GHz (TurboXpress)
    • 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 company achieved the following results with Xirrus, Inc.:

  • Benefits achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Improved employee productivity

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Medium Enterprise Consumer Services Company – United States

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise consumer services company is based on a July 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 experienced improved network availability by switching from Meraki to Xirrus and we’ve been able to lower Capex at the same time.”

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:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (APs)
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Used Meraki before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)
    • 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
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 10 – 24% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Catholic Education Office – Australia

Introduction

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

“The XMS portal allows me to manage our large Wi-Fi APs with a single web interface.”

“Our college was moving to a Staff and Student Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) model 2 years ago. Xirrus products has enabled the college to deliver a successful and secure high speed wireless infrastructure to our customers.”

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)
    • 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 Cisco 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:
    • Reduced system costs
    • Increased network availability
    • Increased number of devices supported on the network
    • Improved employee productivity
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 25 – 49% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Granite State Credit Union – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrus allows us to have an easy to deploy, high performance Wi-Fi solution.”

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

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
  • Used Netgear 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 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Elektra Sa – Spain

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Challenge faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Unreliable / inconsistent Wi-Fi service

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
  • Xirrus adaptive technology currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Aruba and/or HP before switching to Xirrus.
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

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

  • Benefit achieved with Xirrus:
    • Increased network availability

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.

“Managing my Wi-Fi network is easy with the Xirrus management software. I’m able to switch VLANs, disconnect abusers and monitor usage all from my desk!”

“We were able to increase coverage and easily support our growing number of 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
    • 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
    • Application Control
    • On-premise Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technology 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
    • 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

Alliance Parts Warehouse – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrus delivers a really stable and reliable Wi-Fi solution.”

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
    • 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
  • Xirrus adaptive technology currently being used:
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used Symbol 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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Probiomed – Mexico

Introduction

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

“Xirrus has very good solutions.”

“Xirrus is very responsive to customer needs.”

Challenges

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

  • Challenges faced before implementing Xirrus:
    • Slow Wi-Fi network performance
    • 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 company uses:

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (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
    • Meeting unique requirements no one else could
    • Cost savings (CAPEX and/or OPEX)
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies
    • 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
  • Reduced capital expenditures by greater than 75% with Xirrus.

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Lord Wilson Academy – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Easy, quick, user-friendly management system with great depth if advanced setup is required.”

“Our staff are now able to access our school database much quicker and more reliably which has improved the accuracy of the data being recorded.”

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)
    • 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 TP-Link 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:
    • 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

Medium Enterprise Health Care Company – Australia

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care company is based on a July 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.

“Easy to manage and deploy. Xirrus is very reliable.”

“Fixed an immediate need to support more devices in areas such as meeting rooms. Xirrus’ flexibility and strong guest management allow us to provide new services to residents and their guests without the need to replace the access point.”

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
    • Being unable to support large numbers of devices at once
    • The difficulty of configuring and managing the Wi-Fi network
    • Guest Access Management

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
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
  • Xirrus adaptive technologies currently being used:
    • None of the listed Xirrus adaptive technologies
  • Used Dlink 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Department of Corporate & Information Services – Australia

Introduction

This case study of Department of Corporate & Information Services is based on a July 2016 survey of Xirrus, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“XMS-Cloud is easy to access, intuitive to use, and quick to make major changes. This results in a great user experience as APs can be brought online with minimal fuss.”

“Xirrus allowed me to quickly link buildings and outdoor spaces (6 main offices with 20 connected buildings or outside spaces), and provide both staff and guest access.”

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 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
    • Outdoor APs
    • Application Control
    • 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
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Addall IT Services – Netherlands

Introduction

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

“Easy and online 24/7.”

“Speeds up Internet performance.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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 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
    • Application Control
    • 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 NETGEAR 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
    • 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
    • Improved employee productivity
    • Increased IT staff efficiency
  • Reduced capital expenditures by between 50-74% with Xirrus.



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