The proliferation of IOT and streaming media necessitates that service providers own the Wi-Fi access point or risk disintermediation by consumer electronics providers. Ownership enables the service provider to optimize the subscriber experience resulting in reduced OPEX, increased ARPU and, more importantly, a satisfied and loyal customer. Calix mesh enhanced Carrier Class Wi-Fi solutions deliver superior coverage and intelligent, adaptive Wi-Fi for pennies per day. Combined with Calix Cloud, service provider can offer a superior user experience in even the most challenging Wi-Fi environments.
What is Mesh-Enhanced Carrier Class Wi-Fi?
Expanded coverage to every corner
of the home and beyond its walls
Adaptive, intelligent Wi-Fi that delivers sensational experiences to more devices in ever-changing spectral conditions
Managed by Calix Cloud to keep service providers in control of the subscriber experience
Calix Carrier Class Wi-Fi utilizes the latest and most advanced 802.11ac 5 GHz and 802.11n 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi technology and complements it by using 4X4 Multi-User Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) with beamforming technology. This combination provides superior coverage and speed over most consumer grade alternatives. Calix GigaCenters are then enhanced with Mesh for expanded coverage; intelligent Wi-Fi that adapts to to new devices, spectral obstacles and user mobility; and Calix Cloud manageability that keeps Service Providers in control of the user.
Calix GigaCenters with Mesh-Enhanced Carrier Class Wi-Fi also support IPTV over Mesh connected STBs which reduce operational complexity and eliminates costly Ethernet wiring in many situations. Other features include node and band steering, automated optimization of Mesh access point placement and network configuration settings.