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Vivato Networks  Acquired by Catcher (2007 $ 1,800,000 )

1820 Gateway Drive, Suite 300
San Mateo, CA 94404
USA
509-343-6001
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Business description: Vivato is the inventor and first manufacturer of Wi-Fi switches for enterprises and service providers designed to enable high bandwidth Wi-Fi wireless networks everywhere: in the enterprise, across campuses and throughout metropolitan areas. Vivato will deliver a complete family of innovative Wi-Fi infrastructure products, featuring Wi-Fi switches, both indoor and outdoor, operating in the unlicensed 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands. Vivato's switches are packaged as a single integrated unit, including the planar phased array antenna and all of the electronics needed to run the switch. Simply supply Ethernet and power, and the switch delivers beams of Wi-Fi to a large area.
Customers include: City of Kent, Washington ;  Columbia Energy;  Dave Matthews Band;  Lincoln University;  Los Lunas;  Pennsylvania State University ;  Spokane's Hoopfest basketball tournament;  St. Pete Times Forum;  Stevens Institute of Technology;  TW-Airnet
Partners include: Lok Technology ;  Mitsui Comtek
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Mar 2005   Jun 2003
Capital raised: 69.9M
Last Round: 2.9M
Ownership: Acquired by Catcher (2007 $ 1,800,000 )
Corporate investors: Intel Communications Fund

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Record updated: Dec 2007
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2002
Headcount: 76-100 as of Oct 2003
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Mar 2005   Jun 2003
Capital Raised: 69.9M
Last Round: 2.9M
Ownership: Acquired by Catcher (2007 $ 1,800,000 )