Sequoia Made $400M From Meraki’s Sale To Cisco, Says Key To Enterprise Investing Is To Stand Back But Stay Committed

Investing in enterprise startups is a long-odds game, but if you play your cards right you can hit the jackpot. That was one of the takeaways of a conversation today between Doug Leone, a partner at s

Cisco Acquires Enterprise Wi-Fi Startup Meraki For $1.2 Billion In Cash

Networking tech giant Cisco has just agreed to acquire <a target="_blank" href="">cloud infrastructure startup Meraki</a>, and my industry sources confirm the purchase price was

You Get A Router! And You Get A Router! Meraki Is Giving Startups $15K In Free Wi-Fi Gear

Meraki wants to celebrate 150 percent revenue growth and its 10,000th customer by bringing Oprah's generosity to networking infrastructure. Now any company with angel, seed, or Series A funding <a tar

Meraki Plans To Conquer Enterprise Wi-Fi, Hire Like Crazy With $40M In New Funding

An all-hands meeting at wireless network provider <a target="_blank" href="">Meraki</a> just closed with a bang: it's raised $40 million and is now looking for a 100,000 square f

Sequoia Leads $15 Million Round In Wireless Networking Company Meraki

<img src="" class="shot2"><a href="">Meraki,</a> the cloud-based wireless networking company, has raised $15 million

19,683 Tech Layoffs And Counting

<img src="" /> This has been a brutal month or so for tech layoffs. According to our <a href="

Fon Wants Residents of San Francisco's Castro District to Share Their Wi-Fi

“Give to receive” is the mantra of a new initiative by Spanish startup Fon to bring “free” Wi-Fi to the residents of San Francisco’s Castro District. The plan is the same

Netequality's True Plug And Play WiFi

What do you get when a non-profit company slaps a wireless router inside a casing that plugs into a wall? Plug and play WiFi anyone? Netequality’s new box is designed for low-income families who