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Inside Aruba Atmosphere 2019: Catch the key highlights

With every passing year, the Aruba Atmosphere event has become bigger and better. Aruba Atmosphere is a one-of-its-kind program that every year manages to bring people sharing the same passion and perspectives under one roof. Atmosphere, this year, had many highlights and updates on industry's best enterprise-class wireless technologies, enhanced Wi-Fi security, and networking connectivity, aiming to expand the knowledge of the visitors that will eventually add value to their organizations. This year, the event was attended by the largest Aruba OEMs.

Atmosphere 2019 took place from March 31 to April 5, 2019, in Las Vegas, Nevada. There were over 110+ Airheads breakout sessions on enterprise network architecture, security, branch office considerations, going mobile-first, next-generation operations & monitoring tools, and more. It also featured 1000+ Technical Training seats on Aruba's main solutions including network design, IntroSpect, Switching and ClearPass.

The sessions were designed and delivered by Aruba engineers, product managers and technical experts to help the visitors understand about the emerging technologies, design principles and how to better optimize existing infrastructure. Here are some major highlights at the Aruba Atmosphere 2019:

Mobility Field Day: This session witnessed wireless community experts discussing the new OpenConfig project and how it has the potential to disrupt the proprietary management and monitoring structures of traditional networks.

Wi-Fi Basics: RF Nuts and Bolts- This session focused on pragmatic radio subject matter that included RF basics, electromagnetic radiation, human exposure limits, propagation loss, antenna types and coverage, basic transmitter and receiver architecture and physical constraints.

Advanced Wi-Fi: 802.11 Modulation and Antenna Techniques- This session taught the visitors about signal processing concepts and advanced use cases for different antenna types, MIMO, beamforming, MU-MIMO and future Wi-Fi innovations.

Enhanced Wi-Fi Security: WPA3 and Enhanced Open- Attendees at this session got to learn about the new WPA3 and Enhanced Open (OWE) protocols that were released in late 2018. They learnt how these protocols provide long-overdue enhancements to Wi-Fi security.

HPE Aruba wireless LAN solutions can help OEMs build platforms which are highly secure, reliable and can be easily customized as per the need. OEMs can leverage the complete mobility solution portfolio by HPE Aruba. It delivers the end-to-end mobility solutions you need to take on the Internet of Things with confidence.

Aruba Atmosphere 2019 was a great conference, and now we look forward to the next year. See you at the Atmosphere 2020!


Audrey Cox
Hewlett Packard Enterprise


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