SOURCE: Meru Networks, Inc.

Meru Networks, Inc.

September 23, 2014 08:01 ET

Meru Networks to Present on Internet of Things at Telecom Council Carrier Connections Summit

Sarosh Vesuna to Examine the Impact of Software Defined Networking on the Internet of Things

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 23, 2014) - Meru Networks® (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in intelligent Wi-Fi networking and the only wireless LAN vendor to have received OpenFlow™ conformance, today announced that Sarosh Vesuna, the company's vice president and general manager of enterprise networking business, will be the focus of a Spotlight Session on the Internet of Things (IoT) at the Telecom Council Carrier Connections Summit (TC3) on October 1.

"Organizations are turning to agile, secure solutions to meet today's ever-changing business demands that have now expanded to include the Internet of Things," said Liz Kerton, president of Telecom Council of Silicon Valley. "Based on Meru's expertise enabling SDN implementation for wired and wireless networks and delivering unwavering performance via 802.11ac Wi-Fi solutions, we look forward to hearing Sarosh's commentary on this rapidly evolving trend in IT."

The seventh annual event will be taking place from October 1-2 in Mountain View, Calif., and will feature 500 industry executives and over 20 global telcos and top-tier vendors. Session topics will include network functions virtualization (NFV), software defined networking (SDN), IoT and analytics.

"With the advancement of IoT solutions comes the challenges associated with managing the increasing number of devices, applications and traffic flooding access networks," said Vesuna. "The need for secure policy based connectivity has reached an all-time high. SDN is playing an imperative role in meeting these challenges by providing automation and orchestration of highly-scalable, virtual networks."

The TC3 Spotlight Sessions will discuss current trends, opportunities and case studies. For more information on the event, please visit http://telecomcouncil.com/tc3/.

What:
Telecom Council Carrier Connection Summit: Spotlight Session on the Internet of Things

When:
October 1, 2014 at 9:10 a.m. PT

Where:
Computer History Museum, Mountain View, Calif.

Social Media:
Meru on Twitter @Merunetworks and follow #TC3Summit

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About Meru Networks
Meru Networks (NASDAQ: MERU) is a leader in intelligent 802.11ac Wi-Fi solutions delivering uninterrupted user experience for education, healthcare, hospitality and enterprise. The Meru open-standards-based architecture is designed to enable unified management of wired and wireless networks. Its end-to-end application QoS enables enforceable service-level agreements. Meru provides top performance and high capacity in high-density environments. Visit www.merunetworks.com or call (408) 215-5300 for more information.

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