Cloud-Based Wireless Solutions

Aerohive Wireless Cloud Solutions

Aerohive's cloud-enabled services include:

HiveManager Online Cloud-enabled Enterprise Network Management

HiveManager Online

Designed to make it cost effective to start small and grow a network, HiveManager Online comes in two flavors - Express mode, for simpler AP-only deployments, and Enterprise, a powerful network management system for access points and branch routers.

The HiveManager Online Network Management Service is an enterprise-class management system, delivered as a cloud-enabled service for Aerohive access points and routers.

ID Manager

ID Manager

ID Manager is a cloud-enabled enterprise guest management system that integrates with your existing authentication system without the addition of hardware or software.

Aerohive's ID Manager is the first enterprise guest management system to leverage the cloud to simplify and automate the deployment and maintenance of enterprise guest management.

Network-as-a-Service (NaaS)

Provides a cloud-enabled pay-as-you-go subscription model for network infrastructure and services. No upfront capital expenditures, nor long term commitments. Everything you need for a Branch On Demand in one simple bundle.

Just as HiveManager Online has been available as a cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), now your Branch on Demand solution from Aerohive Networks is also available as a subscription.

Cloud Data Centers

Cloud Services Data Centers

  • SAS70 Type II certified data centers with statements of SAS70 and SSAE-16 compliance
  • Meet International privacy controls and compliant with European Safe Harbor policies
  • Each data center serviced by at least two top-tier providers
  • Policy separation for logical and physical access

Robust Physical Facilities

  • Physical access restricted to authorized staff via two-factor authentication including biometric and 24/7 surveillance mechanisms
  • Facilities feature redundant uninterruptible power supplies and generators.
  • Automated HVAC systems for optimal conditions, fire detection & suppression systems.

Data Protection

Data Privacy

  • No data traffic from customers is forwarded nor does it traverse the Aerohive Cloud Platform, only management and configuration traffic is collected
  • Management traffic does not include anything traditionally considered to be personal or sensitive
  • All management traffic is encrypted

Account Protection

  • Accounts are password protected and accessed via secure SSL.
  • Granular user & permissions policies include VAR and Partner management capabilities
  • Monitoring and Incident Response procedures are in place in each location, with 24x7 personnel for escalations

Network Security

  • Strong firewall policies configured to deny access to services passing unauthorized traffic from public networks
  • Customized filtering of IP addresses and ports
  • Proactive monitoring, ongoing vulnerability scans, penetration tests and automated notifications
  • Forensic analysis capabilities, including collection of logs and records using chain-of-custody procedures

High Availability


  • 99.99% uptime, excluding maintenance windows
  • High Availability with Active-to-Active redundancy
  • Aerohive Cloud is not in the path of customer data
  • Cloud connectivity does not impact network operations servicing end-users

Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Plans

  • Proactive monitoring of customer performance metrics
  • Hourly snapshots of operational health
  • Data recovery possible from all theoretical failover scenarios, including malfunction of physical servers or an entire data center
  • Distributed data centers for regional access and recovery

Backup and Storage Strategy

  • Cross-backups performed locally and in remote data centers
  • Hourly configuration backups preserve the most recent changes
  • Nightly global automated backups
  • Backup archival up to 30 days in local and remote servers


  • Cloud built-in elasticity for scaling server instances based on system load, customers or Partners growth, and by monitoring learnt patterns for system performance.
  • Multi-tenant Architecture with secure account separation
  • Cloud connectivity does not impact network operations servicing end-users
  • Traffic is encrypted and restricted using industry proven CAPWAP protocol over HTTPS
  • Segmented Environments for Development, User Acceptance Testing and Production, including three-stage process for rolling software into production
  • Single-Sign-On credentials to Cloud Platform systems
  • Centralized monitoring and management
  • Cloud connectivity does not impact network operations servicing end-users
    • User Roles and Permissions allow granular access controls to be applied to the creation of users
    • Account Provisioning capabilities can be handled by VARs and Partners
    • Strong Password policies and visibility controls can be provided by or from Partners
  • No forced upgrades - upgrade your network devices and cloud platform on your schedule
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Xirrus Wireless Cloud Solutions

Cloud-based management to simplify your wireless

Next generation XMS Cloud is a very simple and intuitive service for deploying and managing a Xirrus network. XMS Cloud is a hosted deployment option for the Xirrus Management System (XMS) that is operated and maintained by Xirrus. Customers access XMS-Cloud. The service can be accessed via a browser interface from anywhere to monitor and manage the wireless network.

Cloud-based implementation significantly reduces deployment times with zero-touch provisioning. Installation, updates, and ongoing maintenance efforts are eliminated since the system is hosted online. Up front capital expenditures are reduced by shifting a portion of costs to operating expenses.

Xirrus Wireless Network Management Cloud Solutions

Xirrus APs, Arrays, and switches come out of the box supporting automated license activation, firmware upgrade and automated configuration. Once activated, they are automatically enrolled in cloud-based XMS.

  • At a Glance: Simple and intuitive web-based interface for complete monitoring and management of a Xirrus network
  • Zero-touch license activation, firmware upgrade and configuration
  • Template based network profiles for configuring entire network with a few clicks
  • Application Control for predictable application performance under load
  • Monitoring of wireless network status, traffic and clients
  • Detailed management reports on wireless devices and users
  • Scale on-demand with multi-tenant platform
  • Secure and firewall friendly protocols requires no change to infrastructure
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