Networking Technology Behind the Solution

Aerohive’s award-winning technology brings together all of the enterprise-class features, as well as the management, mobility, and security needed by organizations of all sizes today. Our cloud-enabled, distributed network access solutions and applications deliver the functionality and performance required in the enterprise – without the cost and complexity of a controller-based solution.

Technology Key Benefit
Application Visibility and Control The only self-organizing, cloud-enabled architecture to help IT administrators scale to support the demands the explosion of mobile devices puts on enterprise wireless networks
Assured Device and Data Security Encrypts network credentials and keys to protect the security of your network even if the access point is stolen or compromised.
Bonjour Gateway Supports Apple’s “Zero-Configuration Networking” for products in the enterprise and educational institutions
Client Performance Monitoring Offers easy “at-a-glance” visibility into the status or “health” of clients connected to the Wi-Fi network
Cloud Platform Cloud platform collocated in tier-1, SAS70 type II certified state of the art datacenters allowing Aerohive services to be delivered on-demand globally.
Cloud Proxy Automatically diverts Internet-bound traffic through cloud-based web security service, to reduces bandwidth cost and deliver higher security.
Controller-less WLAN Architecture Provides enterprise-grade Wi-Fi without the additional hardware expense of a controller
High Availability and Mesh Network Redundancy Creates redundant paths between access points, enabling the WLAN to route around wired network failures – thereby ensuring there is no single point of failure within the wireless or the wired infrastructure
Identity-based Policy Enforcement at the Edge Ensures enforcement of QoS, access control, and security policies at the access point – allowing traffic to be controlled right when it enters the network
IP Address Management Enables administrator to provision access to remote networks automatically by simply designating subnetwork size and number of branches.
Maximizing Client Throughput Dynamic Airtime Scheduling allocates airtime instead of bandwidth to each individual user, user type, and user queue – with a preference given to higher priority clients
Microsoft Lync in Application Visibility & Control Obtain granular visibility into all Microsoft Lync traffic such as presence messages, voice and video calls, and desktop and file sharing.
Mobility Suite The Aerohive Mobility Suite featuring Client Management and ID Manager applications leverages Aerohive’s industry-first Cooperative Control HiveOS platforms and extends management and control over the complete spectrum of clients, from transient guests to company-issued devices.
Redirector Instantly enables zero-touch provisioning of Aerohive devices from anywhere in the world.
Retail Analytics Enables brick-and-mortar retailers to obtain comprehensive in-shopper analytics using Aerohive Wi-Fi
Simplified Strong Authentication Provides a way to identify individual users on a single SSID, so each can be granted different user profiles
Social Login Allows businesses to gain insight into business intelligence from real-time Wi-Fi statistics combined with the wealth of demographics available via social media accounts.
Spectrum Analysis Detects interference from non-Wi-Fi radio devices and no additional hardware or licenses are required to use this feature
Wi-Fi Service Level Assurance Provides network administrators unprecedented levels of Wi-Fi visibility and determinism by monitoring every client’s capabilities, throughput, airtime use, and Client Health Score