Trapeze Networks

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Trapeze Networks
Industry Computer networking
Founded Pleasanton, California, USA (2002)
Headquarters Pleasanton, CA, USA
Key people ,
Products WLAN Infrastructure,
Network Management Applications

Trapeze Networks, Inc. was founded in 2002. It is a Wi-Fi networking infrastructure and services vendor. Trapeze has 17 awarded patents[1] and 40+ patent filings pending. In Sept 2007 Trapeze was recognized by Frost and Sullivan as the first company to apply controller virtualization techniques to wireless networks resulting in session-level hitless failover capabilities.[2] Trapeze was acquired by Belden Inc. in July 2008 for $133 million.[3] In December 2008 Trapeze Networks acquired Newbury Networks, a Wi-Fi based Real-Time Location Services (RTLS) company.[4] In November 2010 Juniper Networks announced a definitive agreement to acquire Trapeze Networks in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $152 million.[5]


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