March 25, 2011
“One of the things I look for when raising capital is not just someone who comes with financing, but someone who can really help us grow our business, and that’s what Mercato has done. They have deep expertise on how to go to market and grow a business.”
– George Mulhern, CEO
Cradlepoint is a leading provider of business-class networking products that utilize the LTE 4G mobile broadband networks. Customers use Cradlepoint’s devices for failover, supplemental bandwidth, primary connectivity, and mobile Wi-Fi hotspots. An uninterrupted network connection is critical for enterprise customers. In order to achieve this 24/7 connectivity, Cradlepoint provides router and modem solutions that use mobile broadband as a back-up to a wired connection.
For small companies, satellite offices, mobile workers, machine to machine, and retail stores, Cradlepoint provides an easy to install, cost effective network solution. The company’s products have been developed in close partnership with major carriers, including Verizon and AT&T, to work seamlessly with each carrier’s proprietary cellular networks. Cradlepoint’s technology architecture consists of both hardware and software solutions, collectively referred to as the WiPipe platform.