Mist Systems, a recently acquired company by Juniper Networks signed an agreement with Ingram Micro, one of the leading industry players in global software delivery and supply chain solutions. Mists’ learning wireless WLAN successfully delivers insights about customers’ usage patterns. By doing so, it effectively eradicates traditional wireless architectures and replaces manual tasks with proactive automation.
“By uniting Ingram Micro’s experience and extensive knowledge of network, cloud and security solutions with Mist’s leading WLAN platform, we are ideally equipped to accelerate the adoption of AI-driven wireless in all industry segments,” said Mike Anderson, Head of Channels at Mist. “Mist has seen amazing growth in the past two years, with three of the Fortune 10 and approximately 25 of the Fortune 500 adopting our platform to deliver amazing wireless experiences to their employees, guests, and customers. By entering into this new agreement with Ingram Micro, we now have the perfect force multiplier to build on this success and take our channel operations to the next level.”
“We’re pleased to add Mist to our robust portfolio of networking and cloud solutions, which already includes the full range of Juniper switching, routing and security solutions,” said Eric Kohl, vice president, Advanced Solutions, Ingram Micro U.S. “The Mist platform brings compelling innovation to the wireless space, giving our channel partners a new way to solve real end-user requirements using the latest AI, cloud, and networking technologies.”
Also, Mist is the maiden vendor to combine the holy trinity of enterprise-grade Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and the Internet of Things (IoT) to deliver spot-on customized and geo-location driven wireless services and solutions for its customers. Being a part of Juniper networks, Mist’s offerings pack more muscle due to the former’s best-in-breed (wired) LAN, SD-WAN and security solutions. The sum total of this infrastructure is the acceleration of AI into IT to deliver superior end-to-end IT experiences.
For all of Mists’ products, across the U.S., Ingram Micro will provide –
- Unique marketing programs
- Logistics services
- Technical support
- Financial services
- Product aggregation