Triad Wireless and Cielo Systems Launch Next Generation Muni Wireless Model – S.P.I.R.I.T.

Municipal wirelesss networks have gotten a bad reputation over the last few years due to difficult deployments, under-engineering, over-promised expectations, high-capital expenditure, and high-profile failures.  The reality is that most mesh vendors have abandoned the original utopian idea of wireless everywhere. In fact, due to limited technology designs, they are now re-branding themselves as low-bandwidth […]

Meru makes it easy for IT managers to serve bring-your-own-device environments

Meru Smart Connect Streamlines Secure WLAN Access; System Director 5 WLAN Operating System Powers Industry’s Largest Capacity Wireless Controllers and Access Points Meru Networks has released Smart Connect, a state-of-the-art solution that greatly simplifies WLAN access in Bring-Your-Own Device (BYOD) environments, as well as leading edge enhancements across its wireless LAN platform including a new […]

High speed Wi-Fi wall switch a hit with hoteliers upgrading Wi-Fi service

Ruckus Wireless today announced that its high-speed Wi-Fi wall switch (the ZoneFlex 7025) has been deployed by many hotels that want to to deliver a myriad of IP-based in-room services over a unified wired/wireless infrastructure, while also providing high-speed wireless Internet access to a flood of new Wi-Fi-enabled mobile and handheld devices. The ZoneFlex 7025 Wi-Fi wall […]

Meru upgrades E(z)RF Network Management Suite, intros Network Management Appliance

Meru Networks has announced upgrades to the Meru E(z)RF® Network Management Suite and introduced the new SA2000 Network Management Appliance (list price: $6995).  The combination of solutions streamlines management and optimization of large wireless networks and gives administrators the ability to provision, test, troubleshoot and optimize the wireless networks for higher overall quality of service […]

Ruckus Wireless releases new mobile Wi-Fi gateway for 3G to WiFi offloading

Ruckus Wireless has released its latest product, a mobile Wi-Fi gateway, to help mobile operators integrate Wi-Fi into their 3G and 4G networks. The new Wireless Services Gateway acts as a central point of control for “smart” Wi-Fi access points while enabling seamless service integration with the mobile core. The goal is to help mobile […]