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AirTight Showcases Unique Secure Wi-Fi Access for Multi-Unit Retail at NRF 2013; Cloud-managed Solution Provides Reliable In-store & Guest Wi-Fi, Customer Analytics and WIPS with Centralized Management

Software Configurable 3x3 802.11n Platform Addresses Security Gaps of Other Access Products

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 7, 2013 — AirTight® Networks, the global leader in secure Wi-Fi solutions, is showcasing its unique cloud-managed Wi-Fi for Multi-unit retail at the 2013 National Retail Federation's 102nd Annual Convention and Expo. AirTight Wi-Fi™ is the only enterprise-class 802.11n Wi-Fi access solution embedded with AirTight's top-rated wireless intrusion detection and prevention (WIPS) for concurrent access and wireless security in a single AP platform. Using AirTight Wi-Fi, retailers can provide reliable in-store and guest Wi-Fi, gather customer analytics and business intelligence and enhance loyalty programs while maintaining PCI compliance with a system that is secure and centrally managed. AirTight is providing live demos at NRF Booth 2183.

AirTight WIPS Announces HP ArcSight CEF Certification

Provides Network Administrators with Complete Visibility into Wireless Security Posture through a Single Console

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 14, 2013 — AirTight® Networks, a global leader in secure Wi-Fi solutions, today announced that AirTight WIPS™, its patented wireless intrusion prevention system, has achieved HP ArcSight Common Event Format (CEF) certification. The certification assures that AirTight wireless security alerts can be easily collected and aggregated for analysis in one single tool for security assessment and monitoring as well as platform integration for risk management. AirTight is the only WIPS vendor with this certification thus providing network administrators with complete visibility into the wireless security posture of their network(s).

AirTight Networks Sues Aerohive Networks for Patent Infringement  

AirTight Alleges Large Installed Base of Aerohive Hive APs Is Covered by AirTight Patent

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 28, 2013 — AirTight® Networks has today filed suit (CV-13-0383) against Aerohive Networks alleging that Aerohive has willfully infringed AirTight's U.S. Patent, No. 7,339,914, which issued March 04, 2008, by making, using and selling wireless network products including Aerohive's Hive Access Points (Hive APs). AirTight alleges that Aerohive has willfully infringed the '914 patent for at least several years, and has also induced and continues to induce infringement by Aerohive's customers as they continue to use the infringing Hive APs. AirTight's patent covers its highly effective rogue detection technique, commercially called Marker Packets™, which facilitates fast, accurate, and reliable detection of in-network rogue access points.

AirTight Wi-Fi Provides World's Largest Cloud Footprint; Six Globally Deployed Secure Datacenters Offer Massively Scalable Architecture

AirTight Positions Its Cloud Services to Handle the Growing Needs of Enterprise Customers

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 26, 2013 — AirTight Networks, the leading provider of secure Wi-Fi Solutions, has constructed the world's largest cloud footprint available today with tens of thousands of Wi-Fi networks attached to the AirTight Cloud.  AirTight Cloud Services™, first launched in 2008, now offers six globally deployed secure datacenters with massively scalable architecture. AirTight's data centers are SAS-70 type II certified - secured with multiple levels of physical and cyber security measures, two-factor authentication and protection against environmental hazards.

AirTight Launches Next-Gen UI Optimized for its Elastic Cloud Offering; Sets a New Standard for Ease of Management in the WLAN Industry  

Fully Configurable HTML5 UI Meets Individual Business Needs from SMB to Large Enterprises and Carrier-scale Installations

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 10, 2013 — AirTight® Networks, the global leader in secure Wi-Fi solutions, today introduced the next-generation HTML5 UI to simplify management of Wi-Fi networks and wireless IPS (WIPS) at any scale – from ten devices or locations to tens of thousands of devices or locations – via a single console and cloud-managed. The new UI is designed to relieve Wi-Fi network and security administrators of their long-standing pain of having to put up with bulky user interfaces, restrictive information display and platform support, complex configurations and non-intuitive workflows that had almost become a norm for the WLAN industry.

AirTight Launches Retail Wi-Fi Analytics Engine for In-Store Business Intelligence and Customer Engagement

AirTight and RSR Research Will Present April 30th Webinar: Wi-Fi as a Competitive Retail Advantage

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 24, 2013 — AirTight® Networks, the global leader in secure Wi-Fi solutions, announced the launch of its retail Wi-Fi analytics engine as part of its cloud-managed AirTight Wi-Fi™ solution for multi-unit retail. Using AirTight Wi-Fi, retailers can provide not only reliable in-store Wi-Fi for employees and guests, but also repurpose the same infrastructure to obtain Wi-Fi analytics using the built-in Wi-Fi monitoring capability. Customer analytics can provide valuable business intelligence, which in turn can be used to increase customer loyalty and satisfaction and increase revenue.

AirTight Launches Social Wi-Fi; Integration of Social Channels & Customized Captive Portals Merges Social & In-Store Engagement  

AirTight and RSR Research Will Present April 30th Webinar: Retail Wi-Fi as a Competitive Advantage

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 29, 2013 — AirTight® Networks, the leader in secure retail Wi-Fi solutions, today announced the launch of AirTight Social Wi-Fi™, enabling retailers to integrate social media channels with AirTight's fully customizable guest Wi-Fi captive portals. Using AirTight Social Wi-Fi, retailers can engage with their customers to turn them into loyal promoters, encourage guests to opt into marketing programs and reach out to them via geographically specific marketing campaigns. AirTight Social Wi-Fi and the AirTight Retail Wi-Fi Analytics Engine (announced last week) combine to offer retailers an omni-channel platform. Both capabilities are part of its cloud-managed AirTight Wi-Fi™ solution for multi-unit retail. Retailers can leverage AirTight's Wi-Fi analytics to gain insight into consumer behavior.

AirTight Networks' Patent Upheld Over Aerohive Networks' Re-exam Challenge

USPTO Denies Aerohive's Request to Re-examine AirTight's Marker Packet™ Patent

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 14, 2013 — AirTight Networks announces that the United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") denied Aerohive Networks' request to re-examine AirTight's Marker Packet™ patent (U.S. Patent No. 7,339,914). The USPTO examiner determined that Aerohive did not raise a substantial new question of patentability, thus reaffirming the validity of the AirTight patent over Aerohive's contention.