Ruckus, an ARRIS company, today announced that it has signed a global original equipment manufacturing (OEM) agreement with Dell to deliver Ruckus’ broad portfolio of wireless solutions, including access points (APs), controllers, virtualized and data analytics assets, and Cloudpath™ secure network access software—along with Ruckus IoT and CBRS LTE products—as Dell-branded solutions. This agreement gives Dell networking sales team and end-user customers access to Ruckus’ award-winning portfolio of secure wireless connectivity solutions and strong brand presence not available through alternative suppliers. The agreement is effective immediately and encompasses a range of sales, marketing and customer support programs in international markets.
Ruckus was founded in 2004 by William Kish and Victor Shtrom. Sequoia Capital, WK Technology Fund, and Sutter Hill Ventures initially funded the company. Ruckus was publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol RKUS.
Dell EMC partners and customers will have access to the Ruckus Cloudpath solution – a secure network access for bring your own device (BYOD), guest users and IT-owned devices.
Dan Rabinovitsj, President, Ruckus Networks said “Delivering innovative wireless networking solutions to our partners is key to address the insatiable demand for high-performance wireless networking in the enterprise.”