Strix Network Goes Live In Mass.

Westlake Village-based Strix Systems, a developer of mesh networking equipment for the wireless market, has rolled out a muni Wi-Fi network in Brookline, Massachusetts. Strix said Monday that the network is being deployed by Brookline along with Galaxy Internet Services. The new network will provide both municipal and public safety services to the city of Brookline along with public Wi-Fi access. Strix is a provider of wireless mesh networking equipment, used to develop Wi-Fi connectivity without requiring network wiring to every access point. The company is venture backed by Samsung, Crosslink Capital, El Dorado Ventures, Palomar Ventures, UV Partners, and Windward Ventures.