SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise firm (NYSE: HPE), right this moment introduced that The Residence Depot®, the world’s largest residence enchancment retailer, has chosen Aruba ESP (Edge Providers Platform) delivered through HPE GreenLake for Aruba networking, to energy superior buyer and affiliate experiences throughout its US shops. The Residence Depot has expanded its partnership with Aruba to architect a stable community basis that gives velocity, scale, and adaptability. The HPE GreenLake for Aruba community as a service (NaaS) providing offers a compelling resolution with agility and adaptability for The Residence Depot.
For The Residence Depot, delivering a seamless, frictionless expertise to its prospects and 500,000 associates is paramount. As a number one innovator in retail, the corporate continues to boost the interconnected expertise that blends the digital and bodily worlds; one that enables prospects to peruse, analysis, and buy with ease, and delivers a well-known expertise, no matter whether or not they’re in-store, on-line, or utilizing the cell app. Its shops proceed to be the middle of the client expertise – within the first quarter of 2022, greater than 50 % of on-line orders had been fulfilled by way of a retailer.
“Our purpose is to allow expertise to take away the friction from our prospects’ and associates’ experiences every day,” stated Daniel Grider, vice chairman of expertise at The Residence Depot. “Our prospects belief us to have the precise instruments and supplies to finish their residence enchancment initiatives; having an in-store community that additional helps interconnected capabilities like in-store navigation or picture search permits them to get again to their initiatives extra shortly.”
Prospects are on the coronary heart of every thing The Residence Depot does, so its expertise investments and initiatives are meant to make it simpler for purchasers to design, visualize, and purchase supplies for his or her initiatives. For instance, sustaining sturdy connectivity in shops will assist present Residence Depot associates the flexibility to ship an awesome buyer expertise. The Residence Depot is rolling out Zebra Applied sciences’ TC52ax handheld units, permitting associates to simply examine pricing and stock availability in hand or from greater than 40 toes away, which is useful when serving prospects and finding merchandise in overhead storage.
The Residence Depot’s refreshed community will streamline IT administration and operations. Options like Aruba Central cloud with AIOps capabilities enable the corporate to proactively monitor community well being and tackle points earlier than they negatively affect efficiency. The Residence Depot’s wi-fi resolution consists of Aruba location providers through WLAN APs, which offer zero-touch willpower of AP location, repeatedly validate and replace location, and supply a set of common coordinates that could be transposed on any constructing flooring map or internet mapping platform.
To listen to extra about The Residence Depot expertise investments driving enhanced buyer and affiliate experiences, watch the mainstage presentation at HPE Uncover 2022.
About The Residence Depot
The Residence Depot is the world’s largest residence enchancment specialty retailer. On the finish of the primary quarter, the corporate operated a complete of two,316 retail shops in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The corporate employs roughly 500,000 associates. The Residence Depot’s inventory is traded on the New York Inventory Trade (NYSE: HD) and is included within the Dow Jones industrial common and Normal & Poor’s 500 index. The Residence Depot is #17 on the 2022 Fortune 500.
About Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise firm
Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise firm, is the worldwide chief in safe, clever edge-to-cloud networking options that use AI to automate the community, whereas harnessing knowledge to drive highly effective enterprise outcomes. With Aruba ESP (Edge Providers Platform) and as-a-service choices, Aruba takes a cloud-native method to serving to prospects meet their connectivity, safety, and monetary necessities throughout campus, department, knowledge middle, and distant employee environments, overlaying all facets of wired, wi-fi LAN, and extensive space networking (WAN).
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