Mist Systems Polishes Their Message at Mobility Field Day 2

Guest post by Lee Badman. Originally posted at Wirednot. It’s always refreshing when a truly original story comes along in the WLAN world. Mist Systems isn’t quite brand new (I wrote about them for Network Computing back in 2016) but their approach is fresh enough to cause some good energy in the room when you…

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Mist Systems: A first look

Guest post by Jake Snyder. Originally posted at Transmit Failure. So I really didn’t want to like Mist Systems. I haven’t really gelled with any of the pure-cloud networking vendors and kind of expected this to be a “me too” play. So when Mist told the #MFD2 delegates they were going to send us an…

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What is the next big thing we will see in next-gen Wireless LAN platforms?

Artificial Intelligence? Wi-Fi Assurance? Bluetooth Location? Automation through APIs? We at Mist obviously have our own thoughts, but we wanted to hear from the experts. So, we posed this question to some of the top analysts, bloggers, end users, solution providers, and investors. (Thanks to everyone who participated. Feeling left out? Tweet your thoughts to…

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4 key AI concepts you need to understand

Every artificial intelligence solution is built on these four foundations; here’s your quick guide Artificial intelligence (AI) is taking the world by storm, with innovative use cases being applied across all industry segments. We are decades away from replacing a doctor with an AI robot, as seen in the movies, but AI is helping experts…

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Incorporating location into the IoT experience

The internet of things is all about connecting people and things and enabling objects to be sensed and/or controlled remotely across any network infrastructure. In a business environment, that often means smarter control of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems, lights, security cameras, etc. — resulting in huge efficiencies and cost savings. Bluetooth® Low Energy…

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Can You See Me Now? Introducing Asset Visibility

Asset Visibility in Healthcare

Video Blog We are thrilled to announce our latest service: Bluetooth® LE Asset Visibility! Hear what the new service has to offer from Mist Head of BD, Sunalini Sankhavaram, and VP Marketing, Jeff Aaron. If you’re interested in learning more after the video, please check out the full suite of Mist services on our website, as well as…

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From SLE to SLA – Holding Wireless MSPs Accountable

Not too long ago, we put out a paper on the benefits of using Mist to Managed Service Providers. It covers how Mist partners can use our groundbreaking platform to deliver wireless as a service, with unprecedented insight into mobile user behavior and automation of day-to-day tasks for faster problem resolution and lower operational costs….

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Holding your WLAN accountable with service-level expectations

Wi-Fi may not be the only problem when it comes to connectivity issues. Here’s how to accurately and easily address this problem. In my last post, “#WirelessSucks: Where do we go from here?” I talked about the need for better insight into the root cause of network problems. All too often, the Wi-Fi infrastructure is…

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11 Reasons Wireless is Sexy Again

We’re only one month into 2017, but wireless has reinvented itself and we’re falling in love all over again. Check out the slideshare, “11 Reasons Wireless is Sexy Again,” to see the technologies that are rekindling our wireless spark. Who would have thought artificial intelligence, virtual beacons, new antenna arrays, the cloud, BLE, and other…

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How AI will transform your Wi-Fi

I’ve always had a lot of respect for veterinarians, because they are masters at solving problems based purely on fuzzy symptoms that their patients cannot explain: where it hurts, how long it’s been hurting, and what events led up to the problem. Many times the patients don’t even know they are sick. Yet a vet…

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