Below is our recent interview with Don Cook, CMO at 7SIGNAL:
Q: Could you provide our readers with a brief introduction to your company?
A: 7SIGNAL® is the leader in wireless experience monitoring, providing wireless engineers, IT teams and business leaders alike insight into wireless networks and control over Wi-Fi performance from the end-user’s point of view.
Our patented cloud-based wireless network monitoring platform continually tests and measures Wi-Fi performance, enabling fast solutions to digital experience issues and stronger connections for mission-critical users, devices and applications. 7SIGNAL’s products, Mobile Eye and Sapphire Eye, can be deployed across a variety of industries, including education, enterprise, financial, healthcare, high density, retail, manufacturing and government.
Q: Any highlights on your recent announcement?
A: This year, 7SIGNAL secured $9.5 million in a Sequence D round of financing led by Technology Venture Partners. The funds are being used to speed up product growth, elevate market awareness and drive income progress.
In other recent news, 7SIGNAL was issued its fifth patent (U.S. patent number 10939312) for its innovative method of distributed network performance management. The patent covers 7SIGNAL’s approach to using its Mobile Eye application on wireless devices to uncover and troubleshoot poor client and end user connectivity.
Q: Can you give us more insights into your offering?
A: Since 2007, the 7SIGNAL platform has enabled organizations to manage the Wi-Fi user experience on their networks by collecting key Wi-Fi performance data across the enterprise and displaying it for easy analysis.
Our dashboards give networking engineers and administrators immediate visibility into the health and strength of employee and device connections, enabling them to improve Wi-Fi performance, reduce troubleshooting time and proactively address wireless issues before they hinder user experiences and lead to lost productivity or revenue.
Q: What can we expect from your company in next 6 months? What are your plans?
A: The company is in growth mode after the series D round of funding and is currently working on a new patented Wi-Fi experience innovation that will drastically benefit 7SIGNAL platform users. Check our press page in the coming months for more details. 7SIGNAL will also be making significant partner announcements at the upcoming HIMSS and Gartner Symposium events.
Q: What is a great thing about your company that people might not know about?
A: Through 7SIGNAL’s Wi-Fi monitoring solutions, wireless engineers and IT teams have insight into the network experience from the end-user’s point of view. This transparent visibility into the WLAN, LAN, WAN and endpoints allows teams to detect and resolve connectivity issues before they affect the user experience. Proactive monitoring with 7SIGNAL’s solutions reduces downtime, ultimately maximizing productivity and overall ROI.