Access Networks, NetAlly Partnership Enables Dealer Efficiencies

Access Networks’ new partnership with NetAlly helps the networking company to better support its dealers.

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A newly formed alliance between Access Networks and NetAlly is designed to make it easier for integrators to properly design, deploy, validate, and troubleshoot wired and wireless residential Wi-Fi networks.

Through this newly formed partnership Access Networks will offer a full range of testing and analysis tools from NetAlly. According to Access Networks, the partnership demonstrates its continued commitment to helping integrators prosper in the challenging IT marketplace, including everything from simple handheld measurement devices, to comprehensive software platforms.

The popular provide of network services emphasizes that its new line of NetAlly products provides instant visibility in the palm of the hand for efficient problem solving, streamlined workflow, reduced service calls, and greater customer satisfaction through network optimization.

“The NetAlly partnership rounds out our service and support program nicely, giving integrators yet another method to ensure successful deployments of home networks, says Bryce Nordstrand, vice president, general manager of managed services at Snap One.

“Our mission has always been to support our Partners through innovation, pre-and post-installation support, and exceptional customer service, so providing quick, easy access to proven testing and validation tools was a logical next step in our progression as a leading home networking provider.” 

Nathan Holmes, senior manager, training at Snap One, points out the new partnership, supports integrators in a number of ways to help ensure their success installing high-performance networks in the field.

“The addition of NetAlly solutions is a perfect complement to our on-site consultations and custom design and service assistance. It gives our Partners tools they can use themselves in the field to validate network performance that’s quick and relatively easy,” Holmes comments.

“Our Partners were asking for an alternative to our on-site surveys, and now, through our partnership with NetAlly, they can handle many of the same validation tasks themselves.”  

Snap One adds that with the NetAlly products offered by Access Networks integrators can proactively identify and locate interference, accurately plan and design Wi-Fi 6 networks before rolling out APs (access points), observe the Wi-Fi coverage and reach of APs, and create visual heatmaps for reference, among many other tasks. 

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