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Frontier® BYOD Solutions

Control costs & maximize productivity while keeping your company data safe

BYOD in the Work Environment

As employees increasingly use their own mobile devices to access work-related emails, spreadsheets, and other company files, they are driving the need for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) solutions. In fact, the number of employee-owned smartphones and tablets used in the workplace has reached 350 million.

Establishing an effective Wi-Fi and BYOD policy requires businesses to focus on bandwidth needs and security concerns without hindering employee productivity and customer satisfaction. In addition to convenience, there are several benefits to a BYOD-enabled workplace.

  • Enhanced productivity with easier access and increased bandwidth
  • Higher sales revenues due to greater network reliability
  • Reduced technology costs and need for IT support services

BYOD by Industry

  • Health Care
  • Retail
  • Education
  • Government

Health Care

BYOD has become an integral part of the health care industry. With Frontier's scalable, affordable solutions, medical professionals can more effectively monitor patients and provide higher quality care with EMS mobility, telemedicine, and multiple wireless data diagnostic and real-time critical care monitoring applications. Hospitals and other medical facilities can ensure HIPAA compliance while also providing patients and visitors access to guest networks.

Retail

In today's retail spaces, employers understand the connection between BYOD and employee productivity and customer satisfaction. Shoppers are empowered by using their smartphones and iPads in-store to check prices, read product reviews, and purchase items online. Employees use mobile devices to handle business tasks, communicate with management, and conduct point-of-sale transactions.

Education

The BYOD trend facilitates collaboration and interactivity in classrooms everywhere, increasing student engagement and contributing to a better overall learning experience. Students use their own laptops, smartphones, and tablets to conduct research, collaborate on assignments, take notes, and more. Frontier's Managed Wi-Fi solution supports online learning, telepresence, and SMART boards. While educators and students are using personal mobile devices, schools are controlling technology costs.

Government

State and local government agencies and public safety organizations are reducing capital and operational costs—and saving taxpayer dollars—with the implementation of BYOD and Wi-Fi connectivity. With Frontier's secure, scalable solutions, government employees can use their own mobile devices to maximize productivity and more efficiently respond to requests.

Why Frontier?

Businesses depend on Frontier for Wi-Fi solutions designed to attract customers and keep employees connected to the Internet. Our Frontier Business specialists can help you evaluate your organization's needs and customize an affordable BYOD strategy that will serve both current and future bandwidth needs. Plus, with our 24/7/365 U.S.-based technical support, help is always just a phone call away. You can count on total reliability with Frontier's state-of-the-art infrastructure and latest technology.

Products & Solutions

Managed Wi-Fi Anchor Tenant

Frontier's Managed Wi-Fi Anchor Tenant solution can be tailored to fit your needs. Wi-Fi Anchors are ideal for hotels, schools, hospitals, and municipalities. Whether you need indoor or outdoor service, or coverage in a single room or multiple buildings, Wi-Fi is monitored and managed remotely by Frontier technicians.

Managed Wi-Fi Hotspots

With a Frontier Managed Wi-Fi Hotspot, you can give customers and visitors Internet access while they're waiting. Frontier Managed Wi-Fi Hotspots remain separate from your company's wireless network, so your private information is kept safe and protected. Customers can enjoy Wi-Fi Hotspots in restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, and waiting rooms in a variety of businesses.

Managed IP VPN

Frontier's Managed Internet Protocol Virtual Private Network (IP VPN) is the solution to support location-to-location connectivity. We can help you keep your offices and employees connected, using their device or yours.

Secure

With employees carrying their mobile devices everywhere, the loss or theft of those devices and the breach of confidential data are significant concerns. Frontier Secure can protect your company data against loss, theft, or corruption. Our state-of-the-art security solutions include coverage for accidental damage, mechanical failure, and advanced malware and spam protection.

Case Studies

Woodward Academy Supports BYOD with vWLAN® Solution

College Park, GA

Woodward Academy transitioned to the Virtual Wireless LAN solution to accommodate a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) arrangement for students, faculty, staff, and guests.

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Holiday Inn Supports Guests' Needs for Additional Bandwidth

Johnstown, NY

When guests requested more bandwidth, Holiday Inn turned to Frontier for a Managed Wi-Fi network upgrade that would accommodate the multiple devices of hotel guests.

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Illinois School District Purchases Hundreds of Mobile Devices

Palmyra, IL

A school district in Illinois purchased hundreds of tablets and laptops for its students and called on Frontier to address increased bandwidth needs.

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