The Time to Deploy 802.11ac is Now
Strategies for implementing enterprise-wide Gigabit Wi-Fi
Craig J. Mathias is a Principal with Farpoint Group, an advisory firm specializing in wireless networking and mobile computing. Founded in 1991, Farpoint Group works with technology developers, manufacturers, carriers and operators, enterprises, and the financial community. Craig is an internationally-recognized industry and technology analyst, consultant, conference speaker, author, columnist, and blogger. He regularly writes for Network World, CIO.com, and TechTarget. Craig holds an Sc.B. degree in Computer Science from Brown University, and is a member of the Society of Sigma Xi and the IEEE.
Director of IT Operations
Royal Caribbean Cruises
Gregory Martin is the Director of IT Operations for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., a global cruise vacation company that owns and operates Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises, CDF Croisières de France, and TUI Cruises through a 50 percent joint venture. In his position, Greg oversees all shoreside and shipboard network and communications systems, data center environments and call center infrastructure. Prior to his current position, Greg served in a variety of roles, leading and managing strategic enterprise architecture design, systems integration, communications and testing.
Vice President of World Wide System Engineering
Robert Crisp is the Vice President of World Wide System Engineering at Meru Networks a market leader in the development of mobile access and virtualized Wi-Fi solutions. Robert has served Meru passionately for over a decade as a true product champion, motivated and driven by his customer’s satisfaction. In his role, Robert oversees all system engineering resources globally for Meru with personal extensive experience and history in the networking / technology industry.
Whether IT managers are evaluating initial 802.11ac deployments for high-capacity, high-density locations, or for the broad replacement of 802.11n and earlier Wi-Fi technologies; waiting is not an option. 802.11ac is here and it offers unprecedented levels of throughput and capacity.
Join this webinar to:
- Review the key technology advances in 802.11ac
- Discuss how to overcome common barriers to adoption
- Evaluate readiness for 802.11ac, and examine the future of Enterprise Wi-Fi
Join industry-expert Craig Mathias of Farpoint Group and Gregory Martin, Director of IT Operations of Royal Caribbean Cruises as they discuss why migrating to 802.11ac for best-in-class organizations is important today and how to address emerging coverage, capacity and deployment options with Gigabit Wi-Fi.