Rapid Deployment of a Secure, Easy-to-Manage Trapeze Networks WLAN Gives Retail Chain a Competitive Advantage
Source: Trapeze Networks
Kaiser's Tengelmann operates more than 700 retail food stores with an annual sales volume of approximately 2.5 billion ($3 billion) and more than 20,000 employees. The challenge was to introduce secure wireless LAN access throughout more than 700 retail stores, to deliver wireless LAN access for cash systems, reverse vending systems for recycling, kiosks and advertising displays and to support handheld terminals used by store managers and warehouse staff. Tengelmann deployed An MXR-2 WLAN controller controls Wi-Fi access in each store, three Mobility Point wireless access points in each store provide secure wireless connectivity and permit seamless roaming, etc.