Dr. Vaduvur Bharghavan
saw a better way.
imagined the all-wireless enterprise, an organization that would no longer need wires for client connections because wireless could become as secure, reliable, and easy to manage as Ethernet.
The company's founding team set about making that vision a reality, using the principles of an advanced cellular network in the wireless LAN.
June 2002: Meru Networks founded by Dr. Vaduvur Bharghavan.
June 2005: Meru
receives $12 million in Series C funding.
May 2006: Meru
receives $25 million in Series D funding.
January 2007: Meru
receives $27.6 million in unattributed funding.
January 2009: Ihab Abu-Hakima joins Meru as president and CEO, and founder Dr. Vaduvur Bharghavan becomes advisory chief technology officer.