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Aruba Networks  (Stock symbol: ARUN ) Acquired by HP (2015 $ 2,700,000,000 )

1344 Crossman Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
USA
(408)227-4500
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

CEO: Dominic Orr (04/10/2006)
President/COO/Operations: Allwyn Lobo (07/31/2017) ; Jack Martin (7/31/2013) ; Jeff Dolce ; Ryoji Tsuchimoto (04/26/2007)
General Management: Hemant Chaskar (8/31/2018) ; Menghong Ye (9/30/2010) ; Vy Nguyen (8/31/2012)
Technology: Jagdeep Singh (8/31/2013) ; Atul Arora (10/31/2017) ; Keerti Melkote
General Counsel/Legal: Ava Hahn
Customer Service: Kyung Yi
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Michael R. Kourey (Polycom CFO) Emmanuel T. Hernandez (SunPower CFO) Juergen Rottler (Oracle Division EVP) Willem Roelandts (Xilinx Chairman) Daniel J. Warmenhoven (NetApp CEO) Bernard Guidon (HP) Douglas M. Leone (Sequoia Capital) Shirish Sathaye (Matrix Partners)
Former outside board: Don LeBeau (Aruba Networks Chairman)
Company

Business description: Aruba Networks is a privately-held data communications company that manufactures and markets high-performance wireless network switching systems (WLAN) for enterprises and hot spot service providers. Aruba is credited with developing one of the first intelligent, high-performance WLAN switches that specifically addresses security and deployment problems that have inhibited the adoption of 802.11 (Wi-Fi) technology by large corporations. Aruba's products uniquely enable corporations and providers to simplify the deployment and lower the cost of operating large-scale 802.11 infrastructures through a centralized switching system specifically built for operating wireless LANs.
Customers include: AribaBEA SystemseBayFoundry Networks Microsoft NCRSAP Labs U.S. SharpTelephiaThe Ensign Group University of Washington Yahoo!;  Air National Guard ;  American University of Beirut;  Arts et Metiers ParisTech ;  Bailey Telecom;  Baycrest Centre;  BCIT ;  Bradfield College ;  Brandeis University ;  BRAZILIAN ARMY SCHOOL ;  Brockenhurst College ;  Calgary Board of Education ;  California State University ;  CELSA GROUP ;  Centre Hospitalier Intercommunal de Villeneuve St Georges ;  Chartered Institute of Marketing ;  Chowan University ;  Conforama;  Cornell University ;  Dartmouth College ;  DYNASTAR;  Emory University ;  Federal Deposit Insurance ;  Galderma ;  German-Jordanian University ;  Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust ;  Golden Living ;  Golden State Overnight ;  Grand Hotel in Stockholm ;  Group Lapeyre ;  Groupe Lapeyre;  Hampshire County Council ;  inmarsat;  ity Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust ;  JohnsonAndWales University;  Las Vegas McCarran International Airport ;  Leeds Metropolitan University;  Legal Services of New York;  Liberty University ;  McGill University ;  Northwestern University ;  Oklahoma State University ;  Pimlico Race Course ;  Portsmouth University ;  Post University ;  Ryerson University ;  Samarion ;  Samsung Medical Center ;  San Dieguito Union High School District ;  Sandia National Laboratories;  Sharkey;  Sharp HealthCare;  Southampton University Hospitals ;  Southeast University in Nanjing, China ;  Sport England's National Sports Centre at Bisham Abbey ;  Spring Independent School District;  St. Joseph's Catholic College ;  Taichung Veterans General Hospital ;  The Fachhochschule ;  The London Business School ;  The University of Rhode Island ;  Tomball Independent School District ;  Tulsa Public Schools ;  University College London Hospitals ;  University of Beirut Medical Center ;  University of Virginia Health System;  University of Virginia Medical Center;  University of Wyoming ;  Urban Technology;  Yale University
Partners include: AirMagnet Alcatel-Lucent Aruba Networks Dell FortinetItochuMotorola RSA SecuritySavviusSygate TechnologiesVocera CommunicationsZone Labs;  Alcatel SA;  Catalyst Telecom ;  Funk Software;  Mobile Edge ;  OKI Electric ;  Ortronics;  Psion Teklogix ;  Rim ;  SpectraLink;  TeleSym
Capital

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Oct 2006   Oct 2005
Capital raised: 96.0M
Last Round: 5.0M
Ownership: Acquired by HP (2015 $ 2,700,000,000 ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: ARUN

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Record updated: Feb 2015
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2002
Headcount: 501-600 as of Jan 2010
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Oct 2006   Oct 2005
Capital Raised: 96.0M
Last Round: 5.0M
Ownership: Acquired by HP (2015 $ 2,700,000,000 ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: ARUN