Meru controllers certified for OpenFlow

Posted on July 1, 2014

by IT World Canada ()

(June 30, 2014) Meru Networks says it has received the first certificate of conformance for a wireless LAN manufacturer given by the Open Networking Foundation for the ability of its mobility access controllers  to work with the OpenFlow protocol for building software defined networks.

“Meru is leading the wireless industry in taking a truly open approach to SDN to enable third-party, unified management of wired and wireless networks,” Meru CEO Bami Bastani said in a release. “The SDN applications we are developing and the work being done by our growing OpenFlow development community will drive rapid proliferation of open standards-based networks where best-of-breed solutions win."