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Actiontec and Aprecomm Partner to Enhance Subscriber Experience with End-to-End Network Intelligence

February 28, 2024

Bangalore, February 26, 2024Aprecomm, a prominent network intelligence company , has announced a strategic alliance with Actiontec, one of the leading suppliers of connectivity devices. This collaboration aims to incorporate Aprecomm’s Network Intelligence products into Actiontec’s portfolio of OpenWiFi access points.. Aprecomm Virtual Wireless Expert (VWE) is a cutting-edge AIOps solution that harnesses the power of big data and machine learning. It offers Wi-Fi intelligence, streamlines IT operations, boosts efficiency, and simplifies network management.

Aprecomm’s network intelligence solution will be accessible on all Actiontec WiFi 6 access points running OpenWiFi, an open and disaggregated technology from developed by the Telecom Infra Project. Aprecomm’s technology will enhance performance overall performance of managed service providers’ Wi-Fi network operations. Users from various sectors such as enterprises, schools, hospitals, and MDUs, hospitality, among others, with ongoing network expansion requirements can now take advantage of the new self-organizing capabilities on Actiontec’s OpenWiFi-capable access points which include Intelligence Frequency Selection (IFS), Intelligence Client Steering (ICS), Intelligence Cell Adapt (ICA).

Aprecomm is achieving End-End QoE Assurance with Network Automation with products like Virtual Wireless Expert.  We are happy to bring VWE to all Actiontec OpenWiFi products with this collaboration. By optimizing the network experience, VWE will provide a quick ROI to service providers,” said Pramod Gummaraj, CEO of Aprecomm.

Customers using Actiontec OpenWiFi-capable access points can effortlessly enable the service by subscribing as needed and smoothly incorporate the Intelligent service into their current Wi-Fi networks. Aprecomm and Actiontec are transforming Wi-Fi connectivity by greatly reducing downtimes and improving the overall network experience. Thanks to AI algorithms and VWE’s cutting-edge technology, IT teams can now effortlessly detect and fix network problems across different networks, sites, access points, and end devices.

“Aprecomm VWE goes beyond traditional performance monitoring to quickly locate, diagnose, and respond to problems across different networks, sites, and devices with the power of AI” said Frank Lai, VP Business Development and Head of OpenWiFi Division, Actiontec “It allows IT teams to focus on driving business value as opposed to dealing with mundane tasks and enhances our OpenWiFi product offering,” Lai added.

Launched in 2021, OpenWiFi is a community-developed open-source platform designed to lower the cost of developing and operating Wi-Fi networks. OpenWiFi include a cloud controller SDK and switches and enterprise-grade access point firmware validated to work seamlessly together. The platform’s unique approach to Wi-Fi creates an open-source disaggregated technology stack. The OpenWiFi technology was created by Telecom Infra Project (TIP), a global community of companies and organizations that are driving open and disaggregated infrastructure solutions to advance global connectivity.

About Aprecomm

Aprecomm is an industry game-changer with an Artificial Intelligence (AI) – enabled Software Stack to understand Customer Wi-Fi Experience. Aprecomm offers cloud-based automated solutions to enhance Wi-Fi performance. Aprecomm patented technology helps in automatically and proactively troubleshooting Wi-Fi issues. This way ISPs and Enterprises will be able to fix them immediately and dramatically minimize down-time. Aprecomm solutions help enterprises, Internet Service Providers (ISP) and Technology Service Providers (TSP) improve their business standards through higher reliability, reduced expenses, and speedy ROI.

About Actiontec

Take the in-home Internet and WiFi experience to the next level with Actiontec Electronics. Our groundbreaking Optim Managed Service Assurance Platform provides a flexible, scalable, and cloud-based platform that enables service providers to remotely manage, diagnose, optimize and secure home networks. With Optim, families can enjoy fast, reliable and safe Internet throughout the connected home, while providers can increase revenue and improve customer loyalty. Our award-winning products — including Gigabit Ethernet fiber routers, high-speed VDSL gateways and home networking solutions — are deployed by some of the largest telecom carriers in North America. As a minority owned company, we’re committed to promoting diversity and are actively pushing a variety of green programs designed to reduce the carbon footprint of our company and customers. Founded in 1993, Actiontec is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, and maintains branch offices in Colorado Springs, CO; Shanghai, China; and Taipei, Taiwan.