LAS VEGAS, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- INTEROP (Booth 858) -- Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today that it has successfully deployed and is operating a Smart Wi-Fi wireless network (SSID: Interop) based on Wave 2 features of the 802.11ac standard at the annual Interop Las Vegas show, the leading independent technology conference and expo designed to inspire, inform, and connect the world's IT community. Using the new Ruckus ZoneFlex™ R710 access point (AP), the world's first Wi-Fi AP based on Wave 2 features of the 802.11ac standard, provided free-of-charge by Ruckus, this network is demonstrating the Wi-Fi performance and capacity that the ZoneFlex R710 delivers to over 12,000 show participants during this year's Convention and Expo.
Initial performance statistics of the Interop Ruckus 802.11ac Wave 2 enabled Smart Wi-Fi network on Day 1 of the Interop Las Vegas Expo (Tuesday, April 28) showed there were 2,790 unique concurrent devices connected during peak usage time, with nearly 1 TB of data transferred, operating in the face of over 4,000 interfering rogue devices.
Ruckus Delivering the Future of Wireless Networking Now
Interop Las Vegas is the organization's flagship event held each spring. For the second year in a row, leveraging the latest Ruckus Smart Wi-Fi technology, the Interop network is a critical backbone for exhibitors, speakers and attendees. The Interop network includes seven Ruckus ZoneFlex™ R710 802.11ac Wave 2 4x4:4 indoor APs that Ruckus provided free-of-charge to Interop Las Vegas for the Conference and Expo, integrated with Ruckus-patented BeamFlex+™ adaptive antenna technology, designed to enhance the operation of Wave 2 802.11ac technology by optimizing antenna coverage on a per client, per transmission basis. The Interop network is centrally managed with a Ruckus ZoneDirector™ 3000 Series controller.
Ruckus Wireless is exhibiting its latest Smart Wi-Fi products and technology, including the new ZoneFlex R710 access point, daily in Booth 858 during the Interop Las Vegas Conference and Expo; today (Wednesday), April 29 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and tomorrow (Thursday), April 30, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time.
ABOUT RUCKUS WIRELESS
Headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) is a global supplier of advanced wireless systems for the rapidly expanding mobile Internet infrastructure market. The company offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor "Smart Wi-Fi" products to mobile carriers, broadband service providers, and corporate enterprises, and has over 48,000 end-customers worldwide. Ruckus technology addresses Wi-Fi capacity and coverage challenges caused by the ever-increasing amount of traffic on wireless networks due to accelerated adoption of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Ruckus invented and has patented state-of-the-art wireless voice, video, and data technology innovations, such as adaptive antenna arrays that extend signal range, increase client data rates, and avoid interference, providing consistent and reliable distribution of delay-sensitive multimedia content and services over standard 802.11 Wi-Fi. For more information, visit http://www.ruckuswireless.com.
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