Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) said it has partnered with Ingram Micro, Inc. to enable the distribution of Ruckus products and solutions across Southeast Asia through Ingram Micro´s network of resellers and partners.
The new partnership will enable enterprises, service providers, and small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to realize high performance, secure and intelligent enterprise-class mobility solutions in their organizations.
The partnership between Ruckus and Ingram Micro will involve the distribution of Ruckus products and solutions, including access points (APs), controller-less solutions, physical and virtual controllers, and smart wireless analytics and location based solutions in Southeast Asia. In addition, Ruckus and Ingram Micro will jointly enable the development of Ruckus´ partner community.
Ingram Micro works with thousands of vendors, resellers and retail partners, customizing and delivering technology solutions to businesses of all sizes around the world. The company focuses on cloud, mobility, supply chain and technology solutions that enable businesses to operate more efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve.
Through this collaboration, customers in Southeast Asia now have greater access to Ruckus Smart Wi-Fi technology, which includes BeamFlexâ¢+ adaptive antenna technology that adapts to client device orientation and location, helping to ensure consistent wireless signal, and ChannelFlyTM dynamic channel management technology that assesses all available channels prior to the selection process, significantly improving capacity in congested environments.
The partnership also offers Southeast Asian customers a wider selection of mobility solutions specifically designed to meet their business needs. These include Ruckus ZoneFlexTM R710 access points, the industry´s first to ship 802.11ac Wave 2 APs that allow enterprises and service providers to meet the ever-growing demand for wireless capacity and speed; Ruckus SmartZoneTM software platform, which provides unified software architecture across wireless LAN (WLAN) controllers, for appliance, virtualized and cloud environments; and Ruckus UnleashedTM access points, based on a controller-less architecture that simplifies and accelerates the deployment of wireless solutions for SMBs.
The collaboration between Ruckus and Ingram Micro covers Southeast Asian markets, which include Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
Ruckus Wireless delivers wireless for more than 61,000 enterprise, service provider, government and small business customers worldwide. The company is focused on technology innovation, partner ecosystems and customer service — yielding the best possible wireless experience for the most challenging indoor and outdoor environments.
Ingram Micro delivers technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world.