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Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Esher College – United Kingdom

Introduction

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

“Xirrus is very simple to use.”

“I like the AP design and the ability to use all radios on 5Ghz.”

Challenges

  • 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

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (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 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

Results

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

Xirrus, Inc. Case Study

Gilley’s Dallas – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrus made us a premiere venue for clients in need of high powered WiFi.”

“With Xirrus, Gilley’s Dallas went from being able to host 20 devices at once to hundreds at once on a single AP.”

Challenges

  • 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

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (APs)
    • Fixed 4 radio High Density APs
    • Cloud-based Xirrus Management System
    • 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 Cisco 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

  • 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

Alger Precision Machining, LLC – United States

Introduction

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

“Xirrius offers us with the ability to easily add devises and it provides us with great coverage”

Challenges

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

Use Case

  • Xirrus solutions currently being used:
    • Fixed 2 radio Access Points (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
    • EasyPass portals for guests, visitors and/or employees
  • Used We did not have any coverage before before switching to Xirrus
  • Top reasons for choosing Xirrus:
    • Ease of deployment & management
    • Solution longevity with adaptive technologies
    • Superior Wi-Fi performance

Results

  • 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

AutoCanada – Canada

Introduction

This case study of AutoCanada 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.:

  • 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 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:
    • Increased Wi-Fi capacity by using 4-, 8- and 16-radios in a single AP
  • Used Mikrotik 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

Hilton Munich Airport – Germany

Introduction

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

“As easy as using a new smartphone.”

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:
    • 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
    • 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
    • Increased IT staff efficiency



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