Mist deploys its new cloud based wireless networking platform
Mist, a pioneer in cutting-edge wireless technologies for delivering amazing mobile experiences for enterprises, recently unveiled the first two services launched on the Mist
Mist is the first extensible, programmable microservices cloud architecture for the indoor wireless technologies of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). A Mist wireless network understands and adapts to each user, how they are moving, the devices they are carrying and the content they are consuming at a scale never before possible. Mist’s cloud platform enables the first new approach to wireless in nearly a decade, applying data science and machine learning to transform and assure mobile user experience.
“The explosive growth of mobile users, apps, and connected devices presents big challenges for legacy wireless networks. The core technology in wireless networks today simply wasn’t built to handle the rapid rate of change in the mobile and cloud era or the sheer scale of the Internet of Things,” said Mist Co-founder and CTO Bob Friday. “Our products deliver an experience beyond just connectivity and allow us to drive the transition from the Connectivity Era to the Experience Era.”
With businesses managing more connected devices, enterprise-level IoT implementations and location-based marketing initiatives, Mist delivers products that go beyond simple connectivity, empowering businesses to deliver better mobile experiences. Mist delivers experiences across a wide range of verticals such as corporate offices, airports, healthcare, hospitality, retail, museums, and higher education, and offers a high degree of personalization and engagement with end users. Mist technology is in commercial deployment and pilots today at more than 50 of the world’s largest retailers, higher education, manufacturers, healthcare, corporate enterprises and managed service providers.