Poll: Do you use Aruba wireless kit?

+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3
Wireless Networks Thread, Aruba Wireless in Technical; We are a heavy user of Aruba wireless network kit and we are the only healthcare organisation that uses it ...
  1. #1

    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Lincolnshire
    Posts
    2,198
    Thank Post
    13
    Thanked 228 Times in 217 Posts
    Rep Power
    67

    Aruba Wireless

    We are a heavy user of Aruba wireless network kit and we are the only healthcare organisation that uses it in conjunction with Watchguard technology in the UK.

    I see all the time that people are using Ruckus, Meru and the other listed on here but Aruba doesn't crop up very often and I just wondered why.

    I have added a poll to this if you don't want to comment just drop a vote in please so I can get some ideas.

    Do you use Aruba kit, yes or no and if you are looking check that box. If something else please say.

    I am just interested as I see more of it now in pubs where they provide internet for public to use and I cannot fault the equipment.

  2. #2

    SYNACK's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    11,174
    Thank Post
    868
    Thanked 2,702 Times in 2,289 Posts
    Blog Entries
    11
    Rep Power
    773
    Use it at one site and Ruckus at another, both are decent, Aruba is much easier to upgrade - three clicks instead of a month long treasurehunt to get access to the mythical firmware which then still has pre-reques and unsupported upgrade paths.

    Have found the Ruckus hardware to be a bit more robust given adverse power conditions though, the Aruba stuff can get a bit tetchy if it does not get is daily dose of cherryohms, good breakfast and all that.

    Signal wise the Ruckus owns the Aruba kit but they both have their good and bad points.

  3. Thanks to SYNACK from:

    SuperfluousAdjective (14th November 2012)

  4. #3

    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Cambridge
    Posts
    82
    Thank Post
    3
    Thanked 11 Times in 10 Posts
    Rep Power
    33
    MAtthew L, if you want to pop and see some Meru schools in Lincs running MEru please feel free to get in touch mhowell@merunetworks.com, happy to help out
    We have around 2500 schools now in the UK
    Thx

SHARE:
+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 8th March 2011, 07:35 PM
  2. Aruba wireless costs
    By zag in forum Hardware
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 30th April 2008, 05:32 PM
  3. Wireless - Aruba Controller
    By wesleyw in forum Hardware
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 19th February 2008, 09:58 AM
  4. Aruba to purchase AirWave Wireless
    By mattx in forum General Chat
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10th January 2008, 10:17 AM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •