Meru Networks and Aircell transform inflight connectivity 35,000 FT in the air

Air-to-ground and mid-air virtual wireless network improves inflight experience with reliable, high-performance connectivity

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ORLANDO, Florida (HITEC 2010), June 21, 2010 – Meru Networks, Inc., (NASDAQ:MERU), the leader in 802.11n virtualised wireless LAN solutions for enterprise networking, and managed solution provider Aircell, the world’s leading provider of inflight connectivity, today announced commercial deployment of Meru’s virtualised wireless solution on aircrafts equipped with Aircell’s Gogo® Inflight Internet Service, a major milestone in their strategic partnership. This partnership transforms the passenger’s inflight microcell wireless experience to a more predictable and reliable service with Meru’s virtualised wireless solution.

Today, over 35 aircrafts are already equipped with Meru’s virtualised wireless solution and this will expand to several hundred by the end of the year. Passengers will now be able to experience connectivity 35,000 feet in the air that is as dependable as a wired internet service on the ground. Read more ❯