Ekahau, the inventor of Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) using Wi-Fi
and Meraki, a leader in Cloud Networking, make location tracking more
accessible with cloud-based RTLS for the enterprise
RESTON, VA, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Ekahau Inc., the leader in Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) using Wi-Fi announced today with Meraki, a leader in Cloud Networking,
the availability of a cloud-based Wi-Fi RTLS solution for enterprises.
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Real-Time Location Systems help decision-makers measure and manage
workflows and uncover hidden workflow bottlenecks. The Ekahau and
Meraki cloud-based RTLS solution shortens deployment time and reduces
costs with Ekahau's software-based RTLS approach and browser-based
asset and people location tracking and management capabilities along with Meraki's cloud managed wireless
access points (APs). The combined solution offers zero-touch (AP)
provisioning and intuitive management without the need for additional,
wired chokepoints or in-room readers.
"Our cloud-based networking solution, combined with Ekahau's technology,
makes location tracking of assets and people very cost-effective and
simple. We can now deliver a complete RTLS and Wi-Fi solution in a
matter of days instead of months," said Christopher Bockman, Product
Manager at Meraki. "By joining forces with Ekahau, we are delivering
accurate location technology without unnecessary cost or complexity."
"By partnering with Meraki to offer cloud-based location tracking, we're
making RTLS accessible for companies large and small who have Wi-Fi and
need location-based business intelligence to make better decisions,"
said Mark Norris, President and CEO of Ekahau. "Our combined solution
enables enterprises with disparate facilities around the country and
the world to gain real-time visibility into the location and status of
mission critical assets and other resources within their
About Ekahau Inc.
Ekahau Inc. is a leader in providing Wi-Fi-based Real-Time Location
Systems (RTLS). Ekahau RTLS with Ekahau Vision™ software and
Wi-Fi-based smart tags give staff and managers unprecedented visibility
into the location, condition and status of assets, people and
workflows. Thousands of Fortune 500 companies, hospitals, and other
facilities rely on Ekahau's patented technology to reveal business
intelligence that drives decision-making. Ekahau partners include
leading wireless software developers, systems integrators, and WLAN
providers. Learn more about Innovation Through Location at: http://www.ekahau.com.
Meraki, a leader in cloud networking, is transforming enterprise
networks, enabling organizations of any size to seize new business
opportunities and reduce cost. A privately held company, Meraki was
founded in 2006 and is funded in part by Google, Sequoia Capital, and
DAG Ventures. Meraki is headquartered in San Francisco and has over 330
employees. For more information on Meraki, visit http://www.meraki.com .
SOURCE: Ekahau, Inc.
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