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netBlazr

netblazr.com

Founded Year

2010

Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Total Raised

$980K

About netBlazr

netBlazr provides internet services to residences and businesses. It uses a dense mesh of point-to-point microwave radios to deliver gigabit speeds to buildings, and reroutes traffic if the primary path fails, which enables users to use fast internet connectivity. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts. In August 2022, netBlazr was acquired by GiGstreem. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Headquarters Location

17 Caldwell St,

Boston, Massachusetts, 02129,

United States

617-718-5500

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netBlazr Patents

netBlazr has filed 2 patents.

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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

11/30/2011

11/18/2014

Wireless networking, Algebraic graph theory, Mesh networking, Graph theory, Network topology

Grant

Application Date

11/30/2011

Grant Date

11/18/2014

Title

Related Topics

Wireless networking, Algebraic graph theory, Mesh networking, Graph theory, Network topology

Status

Grant

Latest netBlazr News

GiGstreem acquires netBlazr, a Boston internet provider

Sep 13, 2022

13 September, 2022 at 10:55 AM Posted by: Janmesh Chintankar Tysons Corner, United States – GiGstreem , a provider of high quality residential and commercial broadband networks nationwide, announced the acquisition of  netBlazr , a Boston-based residential and commercial internet provider. The acquisition accelerates GiGstreem’s ubiquitous WiFi network footprint in the greater Boston area, increases staff and expands its local customer support and engineering capabilities. “We’ve had a relationship with netBlazr for years and have a tremendous amount of respect for its resilient network, highly skilled team and proven track record of supporting apartment communities in the Boston area,” says Andrew Kusminsky, CEO of GiGstreem. “This acquisition accelerates GiGstreem’s goal to be the largest and best provider of ubiquitous WiFi to the incredible people who own and manage apartments in Boston.” NetBlazr, founded in 2010, is the internet service provider in Boston and offers innovative concierge, residential and business-grade high-speed internet services to more than 3,500 subscribers. Like GiGstreem, netBlazr is led by an experienced team of technology and internet development leaders with deep local knowledge. Boston is a critical market in GiGstreem’s national expansion, and netBlazr provides the knowledge required to meet the needs of the city. GiGstreem will absorb netBlazr’s entire team, vast network of local clients and maintain a local office to store equipment and inventory for its technicians. Together the companies will bolster ubiquitous WiFi services, local technical support and customer service. “We are extremely proud of the work we’ve done at netBlazr over the last decade to provide the best broadband in Boston,” says Jim Hanley, CEO of netBlazr. “Our goal was to disrupt the nationwide internet monopoly and now is the time to accelerate that effort. GiGstreem shares our values and mission of providing fast, fair and friendly internet to apartment residents and businesses. Combining our systems and teams will allow us to provide more robust internet coverage and better customer service.” With GiGstreem’s expanding network and local technical resources, the company can offer residential and commercial services to Metro Boston multifamily and business communities. Reliable, connectivity has become the foundation for modern businesses and GiGstreem’s reliable end-to-end service provides quick, integration, high-speed ubiquitous WiFi and responsive customer service for businesses. Comment on this article below or via Twitter:  @VanillaPlus  OR  @jcvplus

netBlazr Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was netBlazr founded?

    netBlazr was founded in 2010.

  • Where is netBlazr's headquarters?

    netBlazr's headquarters is located at 17 Caldwell St,, Boston.

  • What is netBlazr's latest funding round?

    netBlazr's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did netBlazr raise?

    netBlazr raised a total of $980K.

  • Who are the investors of netBlazr?

    Investors of netBlazr include GiGstreem, Jeffrey Parker, David Abrams and David Friend.

  • Who are netBlazr's competitors?

    Competitors of netBlazr include Starry and 2 more.

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