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Mathew Edwards, Aerohive Product Marketing Manager

Mat is a Product Marketing Manager at Aerohive Networks, driving strategy and vision for our incredible controller-less wireless LAN solutions.  Mat has a wireless LAN career spanning nearly a decade, having worked with leading vendors, partners and integrators. Having previous roles as an...

Wi-Fi: The Great Enabler

You’ve just done your weekly grocery shop, you unload your car and prepare yourself for the trans-Siberian like journey that will take you from the car to the fridge. You brave the treacherous conditions with your supplies in hand, feeling the intolerable ache from the plastic bags digging into your...

IDC: Time to rethink enterprise WLAN architecture

Today's corporate networks are becoming increasingly complex. With increased mobility and Internet usage, virtualized applications, cloud services, data backup from distributed sites, and security and application updates, the network handles more tasks than ever before. The growing number of network...

802.11ac – The 2014 WLAN Buyer's Guide

Another year, another challenge. 2014 is the year of Gigabit Wi-Fi. With the development of 802.11ac, wireless LANs surpass the Gigabit speed barrier.  Only ten years ago, the idea of Wi-Fi as the primary access technology was little more than a vision. The WLANs of that period were designed...

What is the economic advantage of controller-less Wi-Fi?

Ever finished a five-day training course and thought, “I can’t remember 70% of that”? We’ve all been through that experience but don’t stress about it too much as it’s just nice to have some time out the office, right?  However, your organization has just invested in a new product, and now it’s time...

World Cup Wi-Fi – Is your network ready?

The World Cup is a fantastic global event that simultaneously sparks great rivalry and togetherness, and while we embrace the magnificent atmosphere that is created in the office, at school, etc., organizations must consider the impact that user behavior can have on the network during this time.  Nobo...

Gigabit Wi-Fi and World Cup: Who's getting benched?

With the World Cup fast approaching, there’s much speculation about which team will triumph in Brazil. Spain has dominated the international stage for many years now but times are changing with an aging team of stars, and people are searching for the next generation to place their bets on.  In theory...

Study breaks down controller-less Wi-Fi cost savings

I hate it when I’m attracted by the price of a new car, then the salesperson pulls out the 10-page list of optional luxury additions such a as a spare tire. Even when I've finally decided to pay that bottom line figure, I then need to consider the road tax, insurance and breakdown options. What is...

Enterprise Wi-Fi Security: Aerohive’s PPSK cheat sheet

Aerohive cheat sheets series: This is the next installment in a series of blogs that provide an at-a-glance look at how our technology works – enterprise Wi-Fi architecture as well as supporting features - and the benefits it provides. Last time we covered BYOD management and Aerohive’s Client...

A new approach to cloud based networking

Just over a year ago, I joined Aerohive Networks as an Inside Sales Engineer for the international team, based in our first UK based office in the outskirts of London. It was a modest team to begin with, especially considering the majority of our colleagues were either home- or field-based,...