Tanaza’s Software Marketplace
Tanaza keeps building out its software marketplace and adding new applications from Independent Software Vendors to integrate them with Tanaza to enhance the network management experience.
Tanaza, the most flexible network management platform
Tanaza is a comprehensive and flexible SaaS platform for IT professionals to manage Wi-Fi networks in the cloud. It’s the only software in the market that works with multi-vendor networking hardware.
At the core of Tanaza, a powerful Linux-based operating system provides extra security layers that protect hardware against cyber-attacks thanks to the security patches delivered via upgrades within the platform and extendable to all devices in one click.
Tanaza has key capabilities that render network management effortless, like zero-touch provisioning, centralized management, remote monitoring & reporting, comprehensive Hotspot, cloud-based control-plane, and easy to use interface.
Tanaza’s software marketplace
Tanaza features a software marketplace that allows customers to seamlessly enable third-party applications compatible with Tanaza on any Wi-Fi access point managed through the platform. Tanaza integrates with:
Express Wi-Fi by Facebook
Express Wi-Fi is a best-in-class SaaS platform to help Service Providers build, grow, and monetize Wi-Fi networks. Express Wi-Fi platform comes with an innovative monetization portfolio that allows launching and operating sustainable, high-quality Wi-Fi networks.
Service Providers and Operators in emerging countries can manage Wi-Fi networks with Tanaza and monetize them thanks to Express Wi-Fi. With Express Wi-Fi, Service Providers can partner with local communities and local entrepreneurs to extend Wi-Fi coverage and allow end-users to buy internet plans on-the-go, through an iOS and Android app that facilitates the user onboarding process.
Service Providers can sell daily, weekly, or monthly data packs to customers who can use them to access the Internet, in range of any Express Wi-Fi zone, until the data limit is reached or until the usage period expires — whichever comes first. Further, its possible to integrate existing networks into the Express Wi-Fi platform, thanks to Technology Partners like Tanaza.
Classic Hotspot by Tanaza
Classic Hotspot is a versatile hotspot platform compatible with multiple access points to manage public hotspots from the cloud. Wi-Fi network administrators can set up and monitor free and paid Wi-Fi hotspots, featuring a captive portal with social login (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) and voucher-based authentication.
Furthermore, Classic Hotspot allows IT admins to enable the captive portal functionalities on access points to manage the Guest Wi-Fi access. Therefore, users can authenticate themselves through the captive portal and register to the Wi-Fi network using their credentials.
Additionally, businesses that provide Wi-Fi to their clients can collect valuable data and segment it for their marketing campaigns. The authentication methods enable Wi-Fi network administrators to gather email addresses and verified phone numbers from their Wi-Fi users. As a result, data in the Classic Hotspot platform can be viewed, downloaded, and exported to third-party software.
What’s more, by collecting customer data, businesses can run highly tailored marketing campaigns. Classic Hotspot integrates with third-party platforms like Mailchimp, the automation platform for email marketing service. Lastly, Classic Hotspot Captive Portal is available in more than 60 languages, and it integrates with the Tanaza Wi-Fi cloud platform to manage and monitor Wi-Fi networks.
Cloud4Wi is the advanced cloud-based guest Wi-Fi management solution with location analytics and marketing functionalities. Thanks to Cloud4Wi, companies of any type and size can create value for all company stakeholders in compliance with privacy regulations without adding any complexity.
The platform allows for in-depth customization of the Wi-Fi onboarding experience, from effortlessly branded Splash pages and localized content to fully personalized data consent management. Furthermore, Guest Wi-Fi usage can be monitored through advanced analytics dashboards, which help companies understand user traffic trends across time and space and gain additional insights on device types, authentication methods, returning users, and much more.
More importantly, users can easily manage network access policies, ensuring high-quality Wi-Fi services without incurring excessive traffic consumption. In addition, monetize guest network access to lower the TCO of your Wi-Fi infrastructures or display third-party advertisements based on the customer’s location attributes to maximize the likelihood of conversion and marketing spending effectiveness.
- Tanaza software upgrades existing Wi-Fi networks.
- Tanaza works with the most common easy-to-procure Wi-Fi access points available in most countries, such as Ubiquiti, MikroTik, TP-Link. If a device model is not supported yet, Tanaza may support it on request for medium to large network deployments. Discover all devices compatible.
- IT teams do not need to deploy any hardware controller. Tanaza is 100% cloud-based and ready to use with no need for AWS instance deployments.
- Our platform provides unlimited scalability.
- It’s powerful and it has an intuitive user interface.
- The Tanaza team can help you to select the best hardware that runs the Tanaza Operating System out-of-the-box from our OEM partners for a plug-and-play experience. Discover the Tanaza Powered Devices.
In a nutshell, Tanaza provides higher flexibility on the hardware side, allowing IT professionals to select the hardware that offers the best value-for-money and significantly increases the Wi-Fi deployment ROI. Furthermore, it gives freedom from hardware lock-in, always allowing to deploy services consistently across sites and independent of the hardware.