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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