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Xirrus

February 10, 2015 08:35 ET

Xirrus Releases the Industry's First Cloud-Managed Wall-Mounted Wi-Fi Access Point

Robust Wi-Fi No Longer Out of Reach for Hotels, Schools, and SMBs

THOUSAND OAKS, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 10, 2015) - Xirrus, the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks, today announced availability of the industry's first cloud-managed, wall-mounted 802.11ac Wi-Fi access point (AP). The new AP delivers high-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet wired access in a single, compact solution for hospitality, education, healthcare, and any business requiring high speed Wi-Fi coupled with ease of deployment and management. Xirrus' latest product introduction represents the lowest-cost enterprise-class 802.11ac AP available on the market.

"We tested this product at our Westin O'Hare property in Chicago," said Armando Claudio, IT Manager, The Westin O'Hare. "We were impressed with the ease of installation and management simplicity of the XR-320. A product like this significantly improves the Internet connectivity and in-room services for hotel guests."

Xirrus brings Wi-Fi to wall plates with the XR-320 and delivers the following:

  • First Cloud Managed Wall-Mounted AP
    Enables a unified approach to build, manage and monitor the most powerful Wi-Fi network from anywhere on the planet

  • Fastest and Most Reliable Wi-Fi Performance
    Delivers uncompromised performance to thousands of users and devices with the most advanced high-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology available in this form factor

  • Simplest Wi-Fi Deployment on the Planet
    Leveraging existing infrastructure, the XR-320 significantly lowers investment by reducing equipment needs, cable requirements, deployment time and complexity

  • Lowest Cost Enterprise 802.11ac AP on the Market
    Providing 802.11ac Wi-Fi and an integrated Gigabit Ethernet switch, the XR-320 is the lowest cost in-room solution available on the market

"In hotels, a positive Wi-Fi experience weighs heavily on guest satisfaction scores," said Bruce Miller, vice president of product marketing, Xirrus. "Providing high-quality Wi-Fi to hundreds of hotel rooms was once a time-intensive and expensive endeavor. Our new wall-mounted access point provides high-speed Wi-Fi and wired access at the lowest price point on the market today."

To learn more about the XR-320 AP, as well as, the entire Xirrus Wi-Fi solutions portfolio, visit www.xirrus.com.

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About Xirrus, Inc.
Xirrus is the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks. Xirrus solutions perform under the most demanding circumstances, offering consistent "wired-like" performance with superior coverage and security. The Xirrus suite of Wi-Fi optimized solutions -- high density access points, access points, cloud services, and wired switches -- provide seamless connectivity and unified management across the network. Xirrus provides a vital strategic business and IT infrastructure advantage to industries that depend on wireless to operate business-critical applications. With tens of thousands of customer solutions deployed globally, Xirrus maintains operations and partnerships across the globe. Xirrus is a privately held company and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA. For more information please visit: www.xirrus.com and follow us on Twitter: @Xirrus.

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