Aerohive Networks(R) (NYSE:HIVE), a leader in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking, today announced its continued industry recognition through the receipt of several prestigious awards over the course of 2014. Aerohive has been recognized by Deloitte as the fastest growing Communications/Networking company in North America. In the recently published Gartner Critical Capabilities Report for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure, Aerohive received the second highest scores out of 14 vendor reviews for Enterprise WLAN Only Access, Guest or Hot Spot Access. Additionally, Aerohive was selected as a 2014 CDW Partner of the Year, is a recipient of Tech & Learning's 2014 Award of Excellence for its Client Management application, and, for the second consecutive year, Aerohive also received the Midmarket CIO Forum's Vendor Excellence Award for "Best Midmarket Solution (Hardware)" for its controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking solutions. Furthermore, Aerohive was awarded a 5-star rating in the CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide, recognizing its outstanding partner program.
-- Aerohive Networks deploys high-performance Wi-Fi, networking and management solutions based on a unique, distributed intelligent architecture that includes enterprise-class Access Points; revolutionary, easy-to-deploy Branch Routers; state-of-the-art SR Switch Platforms; and an on-premise or cloud-based network management solution for easy configuration and monitoring.
-- The 2014 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list ranked Aerohive as the fastest growing Communications/Networking company in North America. In addition, the company came in as the forty-seventh fastest growing technology company in North America. This award ranks the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America based on revenue growth rate from 2009 to 2013.
-- In the recently published Gartner Critical Capabilities Report for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure, Aerohive received the second highest scores out of 14 vendor reviews for Enterprise WLAN Only Access, Guest or Hot Spot Access. For this report, Gartner evaluates the critical capabilities of wired and wireless LAN access networking vendors against a set of common enterprise use cases. Network decision makers can use this research to determine which vendors have the best mix of capabilities for their specific usage requirements.
-- For its exemplary products, programs and support to CDW and its customers, Aerohive was selected as a 2014 CDW Partner of the Year. The CDW Partner of the Year awards are based on input from CDW's sales, product and partner management and marketing teams. Additional selection criteria for this year's awards included the growth of partner sales through CDW, market strategy alignment and partner engagement.
-- For its Client Management application, Aerohive was included among the 102 winners of the 32nd annual Tech & Learning Magazine's Awards of Excellence in the "New Product" category. Honored software, hardware, network and web products include innovative applications that break new ground as well as those that added significant enhancements to proven education tools. Aerohive's Client Management application enables educational institutions to easily onboard and provision school-issued and BYO devices with unique client credentials, ensuring the security of educational resources.
-- For the second consecutive year, Aerohive was also named the winner of the "Best Midmarket Solution (Hardware)" category of the Vendor Excellence Awards at the Midmarket CIO Forum for its controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking solutions. The Midmarket CIO Forum is an exclusive gathering of CIOs who have an immediate need to evaluate technologies and gain actionable insight to help them in their role as IT leaders of their midmarket organizations. The "Best Midmarket Solution" recognizes a technology vendor launching a new product that will change the technology landscape for the midmarket.
-- Additionally, Boardroom Events named Aerohive customer John Valker, CIO of Daybreak Venture, a leader in the provision of comprehensive skilled rehabilitation and nursing care, the winner of the Award of Excellence in the Office of Midmarket CIO due to his organization's successful partnership with Aerohive. Presented at the annual Midmarket CIO Forum, the award recognizes powerful partnerships between technology vendors and enterprise IT teams that deliver measurable value to the IT organizations.
-- Aerohive was also awarded a 5-star rating in the CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide. The annual directory is a listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The 5-star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.
-- Aerohive's award-winning technology
-- Aerohive's award-winning Partner Program
"As today's iEverything enterprise continues its exponential expansion, Aerohive continues to provide comprehensive, next-generation networking solutions to our customers, not only enabling them to take advantage of the latest and greatest advances in Wi-Fi, but also making 'mobile first' a simple and seamless reality," said David Greene, chief marketing officer, Aerohive Networks. "It has been an exciting and historic year for Aerohive, and with this continued recognition of our company, solutions and dedication to our partners, we are honored to have received accolades of this stature."
About Aerohive Networks
Aerohive (NYSE:HIVE) unleashes the power of enterprise mobility. Aerohive's technology enables organizations of all sizes to use mobility to increase productivity, engage customers and grow their business. Deployed in over 17,000 customers worldwide, Aerohive's proprietary mobility platform takes advantage of the cloud and a distributed architecture to deliver scalable, simplified, secure and cost-effective networks. Aerohive was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif. For more information, please visit www.aerohive.com, call us at 408-510-6100, follow us on Twitter @Aerohive, subscribe to our blog, join our community or become a fan on our Facebook page.
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