Network Virtualization for WiFi
Enterprise IT is supported to task all sorts of mobile devices under the demand for BYOD. Adtran Bluesocket has pioneered the management of the wireless network, via an application that runs on VMware. At VMUG Chicago, Sales Engineer Hardik Ajmera gave us some details. The app gives them complete control of the throughput and performance of the wifi network. With the proliferation of consumer devices – almost none of which include a LAN connector and are universally configured for WiFi.
The system allows granularity of access control options for various work groups, separating employees, visitors, contractors and work teams. The app can scale to thousands of access points.