Aerohive Networks’ Wi-Fi available @ Apple online stores

Infotech Lead America: Aerohive Networks, a provider of Wi-Fi and cloud-enabled enterprise networking, says its AP121 and AP141 enterprise Wi-Fi access points will be available on Apple Online Stores in Europe.

Aerohive claims its network management and policy configuration functionality enhances the performance and access control of mobile devices. Managing Corporate Apple iOS and MAC-device deployments and managing the user experience of large BYOD becomes easier from any location.

Organizations looking for client-based device management capabilities will find Aerohive’s Mobile Device Management (MDM) enrollment capabilities useful to simplify the integration of 3rd party MDM solutions. It provides a comprehensive, end to end, management and security solution for all Apple devices.

Organizations throughout EMEA will now be able to purchase Aerohive’s scalable and enterprise-class networking solutions from Apple’s online Stores.

The explosion of smartphones and tablets due to increased BYOD adoption in corporate environments has a demand for enterprise Wi-Fi. Apple has a significant share in the devices used for BYOD. Aerohive continues to align with Apple reseller partners across Europe so that Apple’s end user customers get world-class support.

Aerohive has established an online program for the Apple Consultant Network enabling professional Technical Support organizations to be proficient in scoping, deploying, and supporting Aerohive’s enterprise-grade Wi-Fi solutions.

Aerohive was ranked as the 5th fastest growing technology company in North America according to the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list released in November 2012. Aerohive was one of the top enterprise WLAN players in Q3 2012, with a growth of 98.5 percent.

Last year Aerohive expanded its management team to support the company’s rapid growth in the hot cloud-enabled enterprise Wi-Fi space.

Last year new executives were appointed to shape strategy and scale Aerohive as the company continues to quickly grow market share and move into industry leadership. Dean Hickman-Smith was appointed as senior vice president of worldwide sales and Raphael Gernez was appointed vice president of operations.

Aerohive secured 22.5 million in Mezzanine Equity financing last year and almost tripled its customer base in the past year to over 5000 customers.

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