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Aerohive’s Director of Advanced Technology to Give Keynote on Designing for 802.11ac at Wireless LAN Professional Summit 2014

Aerohive Networks®, a leader in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking for the enterprise market, today announced that it will be participating in two speaking sessions at the Wireless LAN Professional Summit 2014. The conference will be taking place Feb. 10-12, 2014 at the Hilton Austin Airport Hotel in Austin, TX. Aerohive’s director of advanced technology Matthew Gast will be giving the opening keynote on designing for 802.11ac. In addition, Abby Strong, senior product marketing manager, will be discussing BYOD, CID and the importance of securing mobility in an iEverything enterprise.

802.11ac Isn’t Just a Phase

  • Who: Matthew Gast, director of advanced technology, Aerohive Networks
  • What: A major task of the IEEE 802.11 working group is the development of ever-faster wireless LAN physical layers. The latest and fastest PHY, 802.11ac promises speeds well beyond a gigabit per second. In addition to its raw speed increases, 802.11ac has several features that will increase efficiency. The wireless LAN industry is working hard to bring 802.11ac to market, and will do so in multiple phases. Wireless LAN professionals need to understand how the offered load, user requirements, and the multi-phase rollout of 802.11ac products will affect the network planning process both now and throughout the next several years.
  • When: Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. CT
  • Where: Hilton Austin Airport Hotel, Austin, TX in Ballroom 1

BYOD, CID, and Securing Mobility in an iEverything Enterprise

  • Who: Abby Strong, senior product marketing manager, Aerohive Networks
  • What: People want to work anywhere, on any device, and IT needs to enable them without drowning in complexity or compromising on security, performance, reliability or cost. This track will go through options for onboarding, securing and ensuring productivity of mobile devices in the enterprise.
  • When: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. CT
  • Where: Hilton Austin Airport Hotel, Austin, TX in Ballroom 2

To register for Wireless LAN Professional Summit 2014, please visit: http://www.wlanprosconference.com/registration/

About Aerohive Networks

Aerohive was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif. The company's investors include Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Lightspeed Venture Partners, New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA) and Northern Light Venture Capital. For more information, please visit www.aerohive.com, call us at 408-510-6100, follow us on Twitter @Aerohive, subscribe to our blog, join our community or become a fan on our Facebook page.

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