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Would you like 5G or WiFi 6?

As the two standards come out of the gate, this topic of next-generation wireless is becoming more popular in our customer and partner conversations. Living in Silicon Valley, I have firsthand experience of discussing this with numerous tech-enthusiasts over fine wine. Many wireless pundits believe it is an ideal scenario of coexistence, like red and...

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Code, Heal Thyself: Mist Systems Brings Something Badly Needed to WLAN Market

Originally published on 8/15/19 at Wirednot If you do any profession long enough, you’ll experience all sorts off good and bad along the way. For me, "good" has been the honor of providing reliable Wi-Fi to hundreds of thousands of client devices through the years, and "bad" has been fending off downtime and damage to...

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The AI-Driven Enterprise Evolves

Mist Systems is leading a new era of IT that brings unprecedented simplicity, scale and insight to companies of all sizes. Our customers are the first of their kind - "AI-driven enterprises" – who leverage the following core components to lower IT costs, maximize operational efficiencies and optimize user experiences: A microservices cloud architecture that...

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My Reflections on Some Wi-Fi Milestones

Twenty is a big number right now in the Wi-Fi world. This year marks the 20th anniversary of two milestones: Wi-Fi's introduction for home use and the Wi-Fi Alliance's formation as a trade association to hold the Wi-Fi trademark. And Thursday June 20 is World Wi-Fi Day, a global initiative sponsored by the Wireless Broadband Alliance...

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Accelerating the Power of AI with Neural Networks

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Neural Networks Defined Using the Turing Test as a qualifier, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is defined as a software solution that performs a task on par with a human domain expert. When IBM’s Watson system played Jeopardy with former Jeopardy champions, much of the world saw the first real example of...

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3 Things Alan Turing Never Imagined

Alan Turing is considered the father of artificial intelligence, and rightfully so. Marrying mathematical study with computer science, Turing was the first to contend that computers could think like humans, and he pioneered the concept of machines that could perform tasks on par with human experts – a bedrock concept of modern AI computer science...

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Every Close is a New Beginning

Today we are pleased to announce that the acquisition of Mist Systems by Juniper Networks has been completed. As you can imagine, it was a lot of work to get to this point, but it is just the beginning! The Expectations for Success are High Mist is leading a new era of IT that uses...

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4 Tips for Optimizing Wi-Fi on Campus

By Christian Gilby, Director of Product Marketing, Mist Systems Originally posted on eSchoolMedia.com Want to make a college student laugh? Hand them an Ethernet cable. For todays students, it's all about the wi-fi. They're bringing an ever-growing assortment of internet-connected devices to school - phones, tablets, laptops, gaming consoles, smart speakers, fitness trackers etc. -...

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Mist and Juniper will Transform Network Operations Forever

Brett Galloway, Co-founder and Chairman of Mist, CEO of AttackIQ Original article posted on LinkedIn. As I reflect on last weeks announcement of Junipers intent to acquire Mist Systems, I wanted to share my vision for the creation of Mist in the spring of 2014: to deliver networks that are simultaneously highly capable and simple...

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“AI for IT” is Real and Gaining Momentum Quickly

From Marketing Slogan to Industry Trend... I will be first to admit that marketing can sometimes get ahead of reality. It is our job to create a story that paints an appealing vision of the future, knowing that it may take a little while for engineering to actually “catch up”. And when multiple vendors start...

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