BelAir and Muni Wireless Growth

My colleagues at Ventures West have just announced a closed financing round at Ottawa-based BelAir Networks, a provider of wireless broadband mesh networks gear. Total investment in the company, including this just-completed $21.4-million round, is an impressive $65.4-million. BelAir has real momentum in this fast-growing market, so all the pieces are in place  …

A quick product overview (from the press release) for those of you in a geek-out mood:

BelAir Networks’ comprehensive product portfolio delivers high performance, cost- effective, flexible deployment options and a migration path to future technologies. Supporting Wi-Fi, 4.9 GHz Public Safety, and WiMAX mesh, the portfolio includes the flagship four-radio BelAir200 Wireless Multi-service Switch Router, the dual-radio BelAir100 Multi-service Node, the BelAir100C Multi-service Node featuring point-to-multipoint backhaul, the BelAir100S, the single-radio BelAir50C and BelAir50S, and the six-radio BelAir300 Converged Multi-service Wireless Node, all seamlessly managed by the BelAir BelView Network Management System.