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Why Personal Area Networks Are The Best Thing to Happen to Hotel Wi-Fi

Given its sensitive service as a literal “home away from home,” the hospitality industry has always made privacy a top priority for guests. Not only do we get the standard locks and peepholes on our hotel doors – the management even offers that iconic “do [...]

By |April 28th, 2016|
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Why Weak Wi-Fi Will Turn Any Concert into One Ugly Mosh Pit

There was a time you went to a concert and the audience used to wave their lighters, so that the crowd became a glowing constellation of tiny flames. However, these days you are more likely to see the audience holding up a sea of glowing [...]

By |April 26th, 2016|
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Columbus State University Makes The Grade With Xirrus Wi-Fi

College campuses…those braniacs aren’t just sucking up knowledge, the students and staff there are sucking up Wi-Fi as well. In fact, university-goers make up some of today’s most intensive users of web-based technology, be it streaming videos for presentations or searching databases for resource material [...]

By |April 21st, 2016|
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This School District Transformed Learning With E-rate – Xirrus Can Help You Do The Same

Educators and technology experts nationwide are no strangers to the federal government’s E-rate initiative, a vital technology resource that helps low-income schools gain access to affordable and high quality Internet service. And with the filing period for the 2016 E-rate season just about wrapped up, [...]

By |April 19th, 2016|
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Redefining Innovation: An Inside Scoop on Xirrus Culture

Webster’s Dictionary defines “innovation” with a wonderfully simple entry - as “the act or process of introducing new ideas, devices, or methods.“ Yet as much as this definition appeals to me, it also strikes me as incomplete. The way we practice innovation at Xirrus embodies [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|
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Got Google? Get Connected.

The latest Xirrus EasyPass feature adds new functionality that lets schools and businesses integrate Wi-Fi network access with Google application ecosystem. Why is this important? Because it finally provides a simple way for organizations to secure access to their networks leveraging the cloud-based Google authentication [...]

By |April 12th, 2016|
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Don’t Let Your Wi-Fi Network Get Sacked

In a nice boost for the NFL, this past January’s American Football Conference (AFC) Championship Game was the highest rated AFC Championship in 29 years. Of course, that shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who pays close attention to the sport. Setting the stage [...]

By |April 7th, 2016|
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Redefining Density: Managing High-Density Wi-Fi Where You Least Expect It

Several recent industry articles and statements from vendors have discussed best practices to address the exploding volume of mobile devices responsible for today’s high-density Wi-Fi environments. Yet despite the issue’s prevalence, many Wi-Fi administrators tend to dismiss the topic. To them, “high density” is a [...]

By |April 5th, 2016|
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Your Doggie’s Spot is Hot! On Trend With The Latest Wi-Fi Enabled Wearables

Joining the ever growing pool of IoT, Wi-Fi enabled products and devices, one of the latest Wi-Fi enabled wearables on the market turns my doggie into a hot spot. Now wherever I go with pup, I’m guaranteed my own personal Wi-Fi connection via the Woof-Wi-Fi [...]

By |April 1st, 2016|
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Leap Forward With Xirrus Xcellerate For MSPs: Introducing New Turnkey Solutions For Delivering Managed Wi-Fi Services

BYOD. Cloud. Mobility. Today’s IT trends have accelerated the outsourcing of business IT. This shift has unleashed especially powerful growth opportunities for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) who support organizations with turnkey solutions for applications, storage, security, and more. And now Wi-Fi is becoming a popular [...]

By |March 29th, 2016|