Monthly Archives: August 2016

Gartner Calls Xirrus a Visionary Company – and Customers Agree

It’s official – Xirrus has been crowned one of the most innovative companies in the Wi-Fi field. Gartner today published the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure Magic Quadrant, 2016, with Xirrus earning a much-deserved spot in the visionary quadrant, an acknowledgement of our years of innovation. How did we [...]

By | August 31st, 2016|

Wi-Fi Inspector: Demysti-Fi Your Wi-Fi

For many, Wi-Fi technology must seem like it requires a bit of black magic. You can’t see it or touch it. Its behavior can change over time. And if it stops working, what do you do to fix it? Since 2008, Xirrus has produced free Wi-Fi tools to help our [...]

By | August 31st, 2016|

Xirrus Launches New Generation of Free Network Performance Tool

Wi-Fi Inspector 2.0 manages and troubleshoots 802.11ac Wave 1 and 2 Wi-Fi networks on Windows and Mac operating systems THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Aug. 31, 2016 – Xirrus, the leading provider of next generation, cloud-enabled Wi-Fi networks, today announced the launch of Wi-Fi Inspector 2.0, a free downloadable application that quickly [...]

By | August 31st, 2016|

How to Supercharge Your School

Xirrus – a Wi-Fi solutions company, which prides itself as being “the fastest Wi-Fi on the planet” – is helping schools supercharge their bandwidth and, in the process, improve how their staff and students access and use data.

By | August 29th, 2016|

What Wi-Fi Managers Can Learn From Rio

Team GB secured second place in the medal standings - only one place behind the USA! But what exactly does this have to do with corporate Wi-Fi networks and how will it impact on Network Managers? Actually, quite a lot. Dirk Gates, Xirrus’ Executive Chairman and Founder takes up the [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|

When Skaggs Catholic Center Needed Better Wi-Fi, They Team With Xirrus To Exceed Expectations

A backpack full of textbooks and folders? They’re becoming ancient relics! As more and more schools transition to digital classrooms, students BYOD “Bring Your Own Device” to school or receive laptops or tablets from the educational institutions. Skaggs Catholic Center, a 57-acre campus in Draper, Utah, followed that path in [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|

Be Our Guest: Why The Future of Hospitality Depends on Wi-Fi

New Wi-Fi-powered services have the potential to transform hospitality as we know it – so long as hotels and other spaces deliver the infrastructure to match. I caught a glimpse of the future of Wi-Fi when I attended HITEC, the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference. As you can guess, [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|

Will Your Corporate Wi-Fi Take Home Gold During The 2016 Olympics?

One of the most useful features of many application control solutions is prioritisation. If the day’s events in Rio consist of something low-profile like Greco-Roman wrestling, you might not need to make any adjustments to de-prioritise more conventional traffic (e.g. social media browsing). However, if a hugely popular sport like [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|

Future Proofed: How to Protect Your Wi-Fi Investment for Good

Both business and personal Wi-Fi keep evolving at an ever-increasing rate, making it essential to find a “future proof” solution that can keep up with the times. If you’re like me, you want to invest in something with staying power – a product that won’t have already become outdated by [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|