Aerohive Simplifies Mobile Device Management

Michael Vizard


Aerohive Networks has upgraded the company's wireless networks to make it easier for end users to securely provision services for mobile computing devices.

The latest versions of the HiveOS and HiveManager Network Management Software make it simpler for end users to authenticate devices on the network.

According to Stephen Phillip, Aerohive vice president of corporate and product marketing, as bring your own technology (BYOT) to work becomes more prevalent in the enterprise, IT organizations want end users to be able to provision services without having to deploy and manage open, unsecured guest networks. With this version of Aerohive's software, end users simply register with the HiveAP Web portal to request permission to use the network. Once they register, specific permissions can be granted or removed by the network administrator regardless of whether the company owns the device or not. The network administrator can also prioritize services based on classes of applications.

Aerohive has also added a new spectrum of analysis tools that make it easier to identify potential sources of interference, such as microwaves.
 



Add Comment      Leave a comment on this blog post

Post a comment

 

 

 

 


(Maximum characters: 1200). You have 1200 characters left.

 

 

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.


 

Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data