Gerri Hinkel
Director Solutions and Vertical Marketing Manager

Gerri Hinkel is a senior marketing manager at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. Over her 25+ year career, she has developed a passion for how technology helps people and organizations. She held a training and education-related role with Polycom and spent over a decade as a distance learning specialist for educational departments within the State of Texas. Hinkel holds a BS in mathematics from Colorado State University and an M.Ed. from the University of Texas at Brownsville.

Posts (10)

Kent State University delivers connected, immersive experiences with Aruba
AI-Powered

Class is in Session: Kent State University delivers connected, immersive experiences with Aruba

Aruba’s wired, wireless, management and security solutions are critical to Kent State’s technology-informed campus experience. Read More

Tags:

  • Analytics and Assurance
  • Aruba Central
  • Aruba User Experience Insight (UXI)
  • Campus Networking
  • Campus Switches
  • ClearPass
  • CX Switches
  • Educause
  • NetEdit
  • Network Management
  • Network Security
  • Networking

Texas Rangers Globe Life Field
AI-Powered

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Texas Rangers’ New Immersive Fan Experience

New 1.8 million-square-foot ballpark relies on Aruba Edge Services Platform (Aruba ESP) to deliver technology-enabled amenities. Read More

Tags:

  • AIOps
  • Campus Networking
  • Campus Switches
  • ClearPass
  • Cloud-managed Wi-Fi
  • Customer Experience
  • CX Switches
  • Data Center
  • Data Center Network
  • Event Wi-Fi
  • IoT
  • Network Automation
  • Network Design
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Stadiums

AI-Powered

Retail reimagined: No-touch is the new high-touch service

Five ways to deliver exceptional retail experiences. Read More

Tags:

  • Access Points
  • Access Switches
  • Aruba Central
  • Aruba User Experience Insight (UXI)
  • Business Continuity
  • Cloud Management
  • Cloud-managed Wi-Fi
  • Customer Experience
  • IoT
  • Mobile Engagement
  • NRF
  • Wi-Fi 6

Smart digital store
Corporate

Go Beyond Window Dressing: Create a Zero-Trust Secure Network for the Experiential Store

A smart-digital store engages shoppers and provides retail insights. Read More

Tags:

  • 510 Series AP
  • 530 Series AP
  • 550 Series AP
  • ClearPass Device Insight
  • Dynamic Segmentation
  • IoT
  • NRF
  • SD-Branch
  • Zero Trust Security

The Adaptive Campus: 2018's Top 10 Issues Examined
Events

The Adaptive Campus: 2018’s Top 10 Issues Examined

I was not surprised to see that improved student outcomes was one of the overarching themes of the EDUCAUSE 2018 Top 10 Issues , solidifying the importance of digital technology in remaking higher education.... Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Products

Aruba 8400 Earns a University New Product Award!
Enterprise Campus

Aruba 8400 Earns a University New Product Award!

Game-changing switch wins School/College Planning & Management Gold Award. Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Products
  • ArubaOS-CX (AOS-CX)
  • Awards and Recognition
  • CX 8400 Switch Series
  • CX Switches
  • Network Analytics Engine (NAE)
  • Networking
  • Switches

Strategize your playbook with Aruba at EDUCAUSE - Booth #832!
Enterprise Campus

Strategize your playbook with Aruba at EDUCAUSE – Booth #832!

It is game day. Is your network ready? Read More

Tags:

  • Aruba Products
  • ArubaOS
  • ClearPass
  • Educause
  • Events
  • IntroSpect
  • IoT
  • NAC
  • NetInsight
  • Security
  • UEBA

Does Your Higher Education Network Make the Grade?
Enterprise Campus

Does Your Higher Education Network Make the Grade?

Use ArubaOS 8 for an automated and intelligent network! Read More

Tags:

  • AirMatch
  • ArubaOS 8 (AOS8)
  • ClientMatch
  • MultiZone
  • Networking
  • Wi-Fi

Higher Education

IT Success is Student Success: 2017’s Top 10 Issues Examined

Start with foundational concepts to solve tough challenges Read More

Tags:

  • AirWave
  • AOS8
  • ClearPass
  • NAC
  • Network Management
  • Security

Higher Education's IT "Intelligent Assistant"
Higher Education

Higher Education’s IT “Intelligent Assistant”

Automated functions for a better network! Read More

Tags:

  • AirWave
  • ClearPass
  • Mobility Conductor
  • Mobility Controllers
  • NAC
  • Network Management
  • Networking