Ruckus Wireless

Arris completes Ruckus acquisition

Arris has completed its US$800 million acquisition of Ruckus Wireless from Broadcom, along with the latter’s ICX Switch business. Arris said the deal, which was first agreed in February, will position it for “a new phase of growth” by using the companies’ combined technology to enable next-generation wireless and wired networks. Ruckus Wireless’ former COO, […]

Arris to acquire Ruckus Wireless

Arris is to acquire Ruckus Wireless from Broadcom, along with the latter’s ICX Switch business, for US$800 million, adding a strong set of wireless and wired networking products ad technologies to its assets. Both Ruckus and ICX Switch were part of Brocade Communications, which Broadcom is in the process of acquiring, and Arris’s acquisition is […]

Sky taps Ruckus Wireless for enhanced WiFi

UK pay TV operator Sky has tapped Ruckus Wireless to provide wireless access point technology to increase WiFi connectivity and improve performance in locations where there is high footfall such as coffee shops and bars. The new service combines DSL links with the access point’s Ethernet ports to increase amplification and WiFi capacity in high-density […] to upgrade WiFi with Ruckus

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates the brand, has launched a programme of large-scale modernisation of its WiFi infrastructure, upgrading 5,000 hotspots in 56 cities. The operator plans to replace 9,000 devices this year and incrase connection speeds to up to 300mbps. ER-Telecom has tapped Ruckus Wireless and Maipu Technology to provide the upgrade, […]