Aerohive® Introduces a New Way to Wi-Fi With the First Enterprise-Class Pluggable Access Point

February 8, 2018 9:00 AM

Aerohive Disrupts 20+ Year Status Quo of Enterprise Ceiling-Mounted Access Points by Introducing the First of its New Line of Enterprise-Class Pluggable Access Points

MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aerohive Networks™ (NYSE: HIVE), a Cloud Networking leader, today announced Aerohive Atom AP30, the industry’s first pluggable, enterprise-class Wi-Fi access point, designed to augment or replace ceiling-mounted access points and to radically simplify providing connectivity in both easy and hard-to-reach locations.

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Aerohive® Introduces a New Way to Wi-Fi with the First Enterprise-Class Pluggable Access Point, Aerohive Atom AP30. (Photo: Business Wire)

Aerohive Atom AP30 is a new way to Wi-Fi and a first of its kind for the enterprise, delivering an enterprise-class 802.11ac access point with integrated Bluetooth in a new compact, pluggable form factor. Aerohive Atom AP30 can be conveniently plugged into any power socket and automatically connect to the network using auto-provisioning for literal “plug and play” connectivity. Powered by cloud-management and an underlying software-defined Wi-Fi architecture, Aerohive Atom AP30 can be installed and operational in less than a minute using either Ethernet backhaul or Aerohive’s radically simplified mesh technology. Its compact design enables it to blend in with any décor, while packing all the features and functionality of an Aerohive enterprise-class, ceiling-mounted access point.

With its small form factor, easy deployment model, and full-enterprise feature set, Aerohive Atom AP30 can help organizations quickly, easily, and more cost-effectively solve for all manner of use cases without having to install or re-position a ceiling-mounted access point, including, but not limited to:

Pricing and Availability

Aerohive Atom AP30 is initially available with Type A and B power plug compatibility, with a follow-on version with Rest-of-World power plug compatibility currently under development. Aerohive Atom AP30 can be deployed with Aerohive Connect™, the industry’s only subscription-free cloud management or Aerohive’s full featured Select™ cloud management.

Aerohive Atom AP30 is sold at $599 per pack of three, to be available early Q2 in the United States, Canada, Japan, and Mexico, with a wider set of International plug types to follow.

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About Aerohive Networks

Aerohive (NYSE: HIVE) enables our customers to simply and confidently connect to the information, applications, and insights they need to thrive. Our simple, scalable, and secure platform delivers mobility without limitations. For our customers worldwide, every access point is a starting point. Aerohive was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Milpitas, CA. For more information, please visit, call us at 408-510-6100, follow us on Twitter @Aerohive, subscribe to our blog, or become a fan on our Facebook page.

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Aerohive Networks

Talia Malik, 408-605-2019

Manager of Corporate Communications

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