Baruch College: Higher Education
"The Baruch campus school serves over 17,000 students within buildings spanning five city blocks. The Baruch campus is a very dense environment occupying more than 1,000,000 square feet of space. Their challenges are to support for hundreds of clients per AP, ability to mitigate non-802.11 and co-channel 802.11 interference, it simplified wireless management and detailed reporting per user, increased and consistent wireless performance on a per user basis. They chose Ruckus to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Ruckus 500 ZoneFlex 7962 dual-band 802.11n Smart Wi-Fi access points, ZoneDirector 3000 WLAN controller and FlexMaster Wi-Fi management system. The results of implementing Ruckus were 2X client density per AP, it complete coverage across campus, 10x client throughput improvement and significant reduction in user complaints."