The Swedish Crown Princess Victoria will marry Daniel Westling in Stockholm on the 19 th of June 2010. The City of Stockholm honors the marriage with a two week celebration: LOVE Stockholm 2010. It is now official who will be responsible for getting the entire event online. The Swedish network provider DataCom, who last summer delivered the network for Volvo Ocean Race in Stockholm, has stepped in as Official Supplier to LOVE Stockholm 2010 and will provide the whole event with high-speed Internet access. To ensure a quality delivery DataCom has selected Meru Networks as the wireless solution and Swedish security company Clavister for firewall protection. The assignment from the City of Stockholm is to provide media center, theme areas and hot spots around the city with fast wireless connections. The Media Centre, which is the largest and most complex ever built in Sweden, will have to deal with approximately 3,000 working journalists during the period. To handle that communication pressure requires proven wireless technology. DataCom has selected Meru Networks (NASDAQ:MERU), as the wireless network provider to ensure coverage across the City of Stockholm, particularly in high density areas such as the Media Centre where large files such as photos and videos are transmitted from the event to news centers around the world. Meru Networks was selected because of the company’s proven ability to support a large number of concurrent users with predictable and reliable wireless coverage. In fact, Meru’s virtualized wireless infrastructure has been the solution of choice for large events, having recently provided wireless coverage to several of the major hotels during the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. The task to keep the whole wedding party online includes network security. Swedish network security specialist Clavister will provide protection for incoming and outgoing internet traffic via specialized firewalls to ensure that nothing inappropriate takes place and that information and online users are protected.
DataCom, Meru Networks and Clavister are very proud to be entrusted with the task of enabling the world to take part in the Crown Princess' wedding and the additional activities in LOVE Stockholm 2010.About DataCom For more information, contact Jonas Köpniwsky, PR DataCom, tel. +46 8 545 063 24, mob.tel. +46 70 882 84 40, firstname.lastname@example.org . DataCom’s focus is to help companies and organizations to increase benefits by delivering products and services that simplify the management, operation and development of IT infrastructure. DataCom has existed since 1989 and knows the solutions that can create problems and which ones work. The company is also an independent label, and therefore chooses the most cost-effective solution for every situation. DataCom creates solutions for customers so that they do not have to think about or worry over their IT environment. They should instead concentrate on developing their business. DataCom is one of four companies in the DC-group that also consists of DocCom, CloudCom and Kabeldragarna. www.datacom.se About Clavister Clavister has since 1997 delivered the leading network security solutions to the commercial benefit of tens of thousands of companies worldwide. Clavister’s family of UTM (Unified Threat Management) products and solutions for secure remote access to networks provide flexible and innovative network security with world class administration and control. Clavister is a pioneer in virtual network security, which together with a portfolio of hardware and software solutions gives customers the full choice. Clavister’s products are backed by the company's award-winning support, maintenance and training. Clavister is based in Sweden, and the company's products are sold through international sales offices, distributors and resellers throughout EMEA and Asia. www.clavister.se About Meru Networks Founded in 2002, Meru Networks develops and markets a virtualized wireless LAN solution that cost-effectively optimizes the enterprise network to deliver the performance, reliability, predictability and operational simplicity of a wired network, with the advantages of mobility. Meru's solution represents an innovative approach to wireless networking that utilizes virtualization technology to create an intelligent and self-monitoring wireless network, and enables enterprises to migrate their business-critical applications from wired networks to wireless networks, and become all-wireless enterprises. Meru's solutions have been adopted in major industry vertical markets, including education, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing and retail. Meru is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and has operations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit www.merunetworks.com