Here is a list of our current members:
Founded in 2007, AirHop Communications provides advanced RAN intelligence software critical to the deployment of 3G/4G networks. AirHop offers a complete portfolio of scalable and flexible SON solutions based on its patented eSONTM technology. AirHop's eSONTM products are the first to completely address the installation, operation and performance challenges of multi-layer, small cell deployments. These solutions can be deployed in a fully distributed mode or a cloud-based architecture. In addition, AirHop offers vSONTM, a virtualization platform designed to assist operators in planning and evaluating the performance of SON capabilities before deploying in their networks.
AirHop SON solutions provide unique demonstrable benefits and are designed to meet the carriers' challenges in deploying large numbers of LTE Small Cells to deal with the mobile data explosion occurring in 4G networks.
AirHop is privately held and based in San Diego, CA. For more information, please visit www.airhopcomm.com
Airspan is a leading 4G wireless solution-provider and the vendor of choice for some of the world’s largest broadband wireless deployments. Developing leading-edge technology for broadband access and IP-telephony, Airspan supplies operators and vertical markets around the world with best-of-breed solutions. The Company’s products operate in both licensed and unlicensed frequency bands, ranging between 400 MHz up to 6 GHz and offer a wide selection of base stations for a variety of coverage scenarios including pico, micro and macro cells. Airspan has the industry’s most innovative small cell solutions integrating broadband access with point-to-point wireless backhaul.
Airspan supplies robust, next-generation, 4G solutions that can be easily and quickly deployed while fitting individual business models and maximizing return on investment (ROI). With direct sales offices throughout Asia, EMEA and the Americas, a worldwide network of resellers and partnership alliances with major OEMs, Airspan boasts over 150 commercial 4G deployments worldwide. www.airspan.com
Airvana is a leading provider of network infrastructure products used by wireless operators to provide mobile broadband services. Airvana’s software and hardware products enable wireless networks to deliver broadband-quality multimedia services to mobile phones, laptop computers and other mobile devices. These services include Internet access, e-mail, music downloads, video, IP-TV, gaming, push-to-talk and voice-over-IP. www.airvana.com
Alcatel-Lucent(Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) provides solutions that enable service providers, enterprises and governments worldwide, to deliver voice, data and video communication services to end-users. As a leader in fixed, mobile and converged broadband networking, IP technologies, applications, and services, Alcatel-Lucent offers the end-to-end solutions that enable compelling communications services for people at home, at work and on the move. With operations in more than 130 countries, Alcatel-Lucent is a local partner with global reach. The company has the most experienced global services team in the industry, and one of the largest research, technology and innovation organizations in the telecommunications industry. Alcatel-Lucent achieved adjusted proforma revenues of Euro 18.3 billion in 2006 and is incorporated in France, with executive offices located in Paris. www.alcatel-lucent.com
Alpha Networks Inc, a global leader in the networking ODM/OEM industry, is a premier outsourcing partner of brand name networking companies, integrators, telecommunications firms and service providers from around the world. Our long heritage of engineering excellence shows in our ability to design and manufacture high performance networking products computers and computer peripherals. We offer a diverse portfolio of off-the-shelf and custom solutions that leverage the full potential of current and next generation technologies, including: Ethernet/LAN/MAN/Wireless/broadband/VoIP/DigitalHome/Security/Storage. www.alphanetworks.com
American Tower Corporation
Applied Communication Sciences - formerly Telcordia Advanced Technology Solutions - delivers world class research, consulting and engineering to enable telecom carriers, commercial enterprises, and government agencies to fully exploit technology futures.
Drawing on its Telcordia, Bellcore and Bell Labs heritage, Applied Communication Sciences excels at creating innovative technologies and services to solve the most difficult and complex information and communications problems. Areas of particular expertise include advanced software methodologies, wireless and mobility applications, cyber security, critical infrastructure protection, information analytics, and the development of international standards.
Applied Communication Sciences is particularly valued for working large-scale problems requiring deep knowledge of technology and operations. Our ability to assess, create and deliver solutions with end-end security, scalability, reliability, and interoperability are widely viewed as best in class. www.appcomsci.com
Argela is a next-generation telecom solutions provider collaborating with telecom operators around the world to help them increase their revenue and customer satisfaction; contain their costs, and decrease churn through distinguished and innovative turn-key solutions including, but not limited to, home gateway, femtocell, Argela ADz-on advertising platform, convergence suite, Web TV and intelligent network (IN) applications. Argela combines its extensive telecom expertise with its high energy and ultimate passion to add value to its customers' businesses. The company is headquartered in Istanbul and has offices in Santa Clara, Dubai and Ankara. www.argela.com
ARItel is the ETRI's investing R&D company that is leading pioneer of 4G LTE small cell solutions for home and enterprise. ARItel product portfolio includes LTE enterprise and home small cell solutions that offers zero-touch provisioning service to customer with LTE eNB and combined HeMS/SON server. ARItel has the capability to analyze and customize the customer's network and help customer achieve cost-down and increase the coverage and capacity of mobile network. ARItel's LTE small cell solution creates a complete ready-to-deploy self-organising LTE smallcell network for enterprise with its SON features.
ARItel's LTE small cell solution makes customer provide broadband-quality multimedia services to handset, laptops and other mobile devices.
ARItel is a subsidiary company of ETRI and R-TRON based in Seoul Korea. www.r-tron.com
Asahi Kasei Microdevices
Askey Computer Corporation was established in Taipei, Taiwan in 1989. The company is now engaged in the design, marketing, manufacturing, distribution and after sales services of broadband and wireless products for ODM/OEM customers worldwide. With fast business growth and continuous progress in new product development, Askey has become the world's leading manufacturer of cable modems, ADSL modems, wireless LAN products, analog modems and combo cards for computers, telecommunications, networking and other communication industries. Askey attracts customers by its proven dedication to quality design and production. In 1995, Askey's manufacturing facilities received ISO-9001 accreditation. The accreditation ensures that Askey's production facilities meet certain customer and regulatory demands. Askey again then passed ISO-14001, ISO-9002 and UK BABT340. In August 1999, Askey's cable modem also received the Data Over Cable System Interface Specification (DOCSIS) certification from CableLabs. For the future, Askey Computer Corp. plans to follow its original formula for success - superior management, quality products, and the ability to adapt to market trends - to expand its role as a leader in the computer communications marketplace. The company will also continue to focus on intergration and converging technology to further solidify its position as a market leader. www.askey.com.tw
AT&T Inc. is the largest communications holding company in the United States and worldwide, by revenue. Operating globally under the AT&T brand, AT&T is recognized as the leading worldwide provider of IP-based communications services to businesses and the leading U.S. provider of wireless, high speed Internet access, local and long distance voice, and directory publishing and advertising services. As part of its "three screen" integration strategy, AT&T is expanding video entertainment offerings to include such next-generation television services as AT&T U-verseSM TV. The merger of AT&T and BellSouth, along with the ownership consolidation of Cingular Wireless and YELLOWPAGES.COM, will speed convergence, competition and continued innovation in the communications and entertainment industry, creating new solutions for consumers and businesses. AT&T continues to build on the heritage of its predecessor companies that have served customers for more than a century. The new AT&T will earn customer trust and loyalty with a continuing commitment to the deployment of innovative products and services, reliable, high-quality service and excellent customer care. www.att.com
Avea lletisim Hizmetleri A.S
Bell Mobility - Bell Canada
Bharti Airtel Limited, a group company of Bharti Enterprises, is India's leading integrated telecom services provider with an aggregate of 44.67 million customers as of end of June 2007, consisting of 42.70 million mobile customers. Bharti Airtel has been rated among the best performing companies in the world in the BusinessWeek IT 100 list 2007.www.bhartiairtel.in
BLiNQ Networks was founded in June 2010 after the acquisition of intellectual property and wireless assets from Nortel Networks. BLiNQ is a pioneer of wireless backhaul solutions that fundamentally changes the way mobile operators deliver mobile broadband services in urban areas. BLiNQ uses cost-effective sub-6 GHz TDD spectrum and unique and patent-pending Managed Adaptive Resource Allocation (MARA) technology to provide network-level intelligence, self-organizing network capabilities, and eliminates interference challenges to maximize spectral efficiency. BLiNQ is headquartered in Plano, TX with research and development facilities in Ottawa, Canada. For more information, please visit www.blinqnetworks.com.
Created in 1994, Bouygues Telecom has 8.7 million customers, including 6.2 million with contracts, and 7,400 employees. Its ambition is to become the "preferred brand of mobile communication services" by further improving customer service. After pioneering the talk-plan concept and free voicemail in France in 1996, followed by unlimited call plans (Millenium), in 2006 Bouygues Telecom launched Neo, the first call plan to offer unlimited calls to all operators every day after 8pm. To guarantee high-quality customer service for consumers and businesses alike, Bouygues Telecom offers a large range of broadband services, including broadband i-mode and PCMCIA cards. Its national EDGE broadband network covers more than 91% of the French population. www.bouyguestelecom.fr
Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a FORTUNE 500® company, is a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. Broadcom® products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments. With the industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by Connecting everything®. For more information, go to www.broadcom.com
BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications solutions and services operating in 170 countries. Its principal activities include networked IT services; local, national and international telecommunications services; higher-value broadband and internet products and services and converged fixed/mobile products and services. BT consists principally of four lines of business: BT Global Services, Openreach, BT Retail and BT Wholesale. In the year ended 31 March 2007, BT Group plc’s revenue was £20,223 million with profit before taxation of £2,484 million. British Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on stock exchanges in London and New York. www.bt.com
Pioneering the development and global deployment of next generation microwave transmission equipment since 2000, Cambridge Broadband Networks’ VectaStar platform is deployed by more operators, in more markets, than any other multipoint microwave solution and operates at the heart of the world’s busiest mobile data network. It is proven to deliver results in the most demanding network environments whilst also being deployable in 3G, 4G, small cell and LTE backhaul networks. With a network of offices around the globe, our solutions provide operators with both capital and operational savings and manage spectrum, an increasingly scarce resource, dynamically and efficiently. Welcome to Cambridge Broadband Networks. Welcome to next generation thinking. cbnl.com
The Carphone Warehouse Group PLC was set up in 1989 by Charles Dunstone with £6,000. Today it is Europe’s leading independent mobile communications retailer, generating annual turnover of £1,841.5m (y/e March 03), offering customers impartial and expert advice, the widest choice of the latest product and unbeatable service. The company operates across 11 markets and employs over 8,000 people working across the stores, the support centres, the call centres, the online teams and the direct sales teams. www.CarphoneWarehouse.com
Cavium is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in networking, communications and the digital home. Cavium offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors ranging in performance from 10 Mbps to over 100 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access & service provider equipment. Cavium’s processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium’s principal offices are in San Jose, California with design team locations in California, Massachusetts, India, Taiwan and China. For more information, please visit: www.cavium.com.
Cell C is a licensed mobile network provider in South Africa, which offers a wide range of customer centric products and services, including high-quality voice, exceptionally fast data speeds and messaging services to more than 10 million customers. Cell C's market-leading products and services are supported by its highly advanced 2G, 3G, HSPA+ and LTE next generation converged network. We understand the way of life of our customers better than anybody else and we, together with our partners, tailor solutions around them to enhance lifestyle and improve livelihoods. Our services are innovative, inspiring, simple, fair and with a smile. We strive to be the most desired provider of wireless services in South Africa with the most satisfying rates. Internally CELL C has developed an open, collaborative environment that rewards innovative thinking. www.cellc.co.za
Cellcom's renowned network provides nationwide long distance cellular service, including wireless voice and data services, and is customized to rural markets and customers. The company is one of 18 members of the Associated Carrier Group (ACG), an alliance of independent CDMA wireless carriers. The ACG alliance allows Cellcom to collaborate with manufacturers to provide cutting-edge products, quicken market entry and to leverage costs. As a result, the company is able to successfully compete with national carriers. Cellcom takes great pride in consistently being on the leading edge of the CDMA marketplace. In 2008, Cellcom was recognized for its innovative approach to providing wireless phone coverage to a remote rural area by building a green cell site. The solar and wind-powered tower was one of the first CDMA towers in the nation to utilize alternative energy. To maintain our commitment to delivering the latest proven advancements in the telecommunciations industry to our customers, Cellcom is actively involved in bringing femtocell technology to the United States. All of these efforts reflect Cellcom's goal of providing extraordinary customer care. www.cellcom.com
Cellcom Israel Ltd, established in 1994, is the leading Israeli cellular provider; Cellcom Israel provides its 3 million subscribers with a broad range of value added services including cellular and landline telephony, roaming services for tourists in Israel and for its subscribers abroad and additional services in the areas of music, video, mobile office etc, based on Cellcom Israel's technologically advanced infrastructure. The company operates an HSDPA 3.5 Generation network enabling the fastest high speed content transmission available in the world, in addition to GSM/GPRS/EDGE and TDMA networks. Cellcom Israel offers Israel's broadest and largest customer service infrastructure including telephone customer service centers, retail stores, and service and sale centers, distributed nationwide. Through its broad customer service network Cellcom Israel offers its customers technical support, account information, direct to the door parcel services, internet and fax services, dedicated centers for the hearing impaired, etc. In April 2006 Cellcom Israel, through Cellcom Fixed Line Communications LP, a limited partnership wholly owned by Cellcom Israel, became the first cellular operator to be granted a special general license for the provision of landline telephone communication services in Israel, in addition to data communication services. Cellcom Israel's shares are traded both on the New York Stock Exchange (CEL) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (CEL). For additional information please visit the company's website investors.ircellcom.co.il
Officially established on 20 April 2000, China Mobile Communications Corporation has a registered capital of RMB 51.8 billion and assets of over RMB 700 billion. China Mobile is the only mobile-focused operator in China, having the world's largest network scale and subscriber base. It was a partner of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. China Mobile has always been the driving force behind the development of China's mobile communications industry and has a high standing in the international mobile communications community. After nearly two decades of hard work, China Mobile has set up a mobile network that is of wide coverage, high communication performance, diversified businesses and worldclass service. The Company ranks first in the world in terms of network capacity and subscriber base. Looking forward into the future, the Company has identified its strategic goal as "building itself into a world-class company, and from good to great". Towards this end, China Mobile takes "Responsibility Makes Perfection" as its corporate core value. The Company is exerting great efforts to boost its interntional competitiveness through adopting scientific approach to development and enhancing core competitiveness. www.chinamobile.com/en
China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom) is one of the largest telecom operators in China, providing telecom services to more than 240 million customers across the counrty. China Telecom's main businesses currently include: operating various kinds of domestic and interntional fixed line telecom networks, including local wireless loops; providing telecom network-based voice, data, image, multimedia and information services, including system integration, technology development, technical service/advice, information service consultation, designing and implementing telecom projects. www.chinatelecom-h.com
China United Network Communications Group Company Limited ("China Unicom") was officially established on 6 January 2009 on the basis of the merger of former China Netcom and former China Unicom. It is the only Chinese telecom operator listed on the stock exchanges in New York, Hong Kong and Shanghai, and it has been listed in the world’s top 500 enterprises for several consecutive years.
China Unicom mainly operates fixed and mobile communications service, domestic and international communications facilities, satellite IPLC service, data communications service, network access service, value-added telecom services and system integration service related to information and communications services. In January 2009, China Unicom was granted a license to operate 3G WCDMA. Up to now, China Unicom’s 3G network covered all the cities at or above the country level. www.chinaunicom.com
Chunghwa Telecom is the leading telecom service provider in Taiwan. Chunghwa Telecom provides fixed line services, mobile services and Internet and data services to residential and business customers in Taiwan. Chunghwa Telecom committed itself to innovation, speed, reliability, simplicity and economy. It seeks to enter the ranks of the world-class telecom carriers by linking the world and the people through superior service, enterprising management and continually improving performance. www.cht.com.tw
Cisco is a worldwide leading provider of hardware, software, and service offerings used to create Internet solutions that allow individuals, companies, and countries to increase productivity, improve customer satisfaction, and strengthen competitive advantage. The Cisco vision is to change the way people work, live, play, and learn. www.cisco.com
Clear Talk, “Wireless Made Simple”, is both a mobile operator with multiple regional networks and one of the largest independent telecom tower operators in the USA. www.cleartalk.net
Comba Telecom is a leading global supplier of wireless infrastructure and enhancement solutions to mobile operators and enterprises to enhance and extend their networks. Established in 1997, it advances wireless technology through its R&D centers in China and USA. A manufacturing base in China features advanced testing equipment and a world-class microwave anechoic chamber to ensure product quality. Comba's portfolio includes antennas, subsystems, wireless access, enhancement and transmission equipment, which integrated with its services, enables the provision of end-to-end turnkey solutions.
Comba's Small Cell Systems features standard interfaces, multi-protocol support, and carrier-grade Wi-Fi radio. The system's flexibility and ease-of-deployment means wireless service providers and enterprises experience significant cost-savings for various scenarios including network rollout, macrocell traffic offload, capacity expansion, in-building systems and remote area coverage.
With corporate headquarters in Hong Kong, Comba's 40+ offices in Asia Pacific, EMEA, North and South America provides customers with comprehensive support at all times. www.comba-telecom.com.
Comunicaciones y Consumo (CyCSA)
Contela is a wireless communication solution and equipment company founded in March 2000 based in Korea. We have seven years of experience in providing successful commercial service in Korea and Japan for both core and access telecom systems. Contela has the full knowledge to design and customize the operator's network and to satisfy the operator requirements and subscriber need. Contela provides a wide range of products and solutions including Femtocell and Gateway, Mobile Centrex Solution, MIH (Media Independent Handover), M2M (Machine to Machine), RTA (Repeater Traffic Analyzer) and Multimedia pruducts. Please find more detailed information at www.contela.com.
Corning Cable Systems
Cosmo Bulgaria Mobile
Dapu Telecom, one of the most dynamic and fast-growing companies specializing in frequency and timing solutions, strategically positions herself as a collaborative partner to firms in the areas of telecommunication, global positioning, and military applications. Dapu is known for her commitment to delivering most cost-effective and best-fit solutions to her customers.
Dapu designs and manufactures high-performance OCXO, TCXO, Clock Modules, VCXO, and other general-purpose oscillators. Being an official supplier to the world's top-class companies in the telecommunication field, Dapu proudly ships high end and high quality oscillators and modules all over the world with strong support from both her global offices and company's home base. Dapu often poses herself more as a customer's partner than just a supplier, thus Dapu understands customers better. And this better understanding of customer needs often translates itself into better products, and a largely improved competitive edge for her customers.
D-Link is the global leader in connectivity for small, medium and large enterprise business networking. The company is an award-wining designer, developer and manufacturer of networking, broadband, digital electronics, voice, data and video communications solutions for the digital home, Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) Small to Medium Business (SMB), and Workgroup to Enterprise environments. With millions of networking and conectivity products manufactured and shipped, D-Link is a dominant market participant and price/performance leader in the networking and communications market. www.dlink.com
DoCoMo Pacific Inc
As mobile operators scale their wireless access networks to enable powerful new applications and services, many existing backhaul solutions are rapidly becoming a major bottleneck. Building on a history of microwave technology innovation, DragonWave's carrier-grade packet and hybrid microwave backhaul solutions unleash the potential of true broadband mobility. Our complete range backhaul products (2.3 to 80 GHz) are engineered to deliver unmatched capacity, spectral efficiency and reliability for mobile operators and enterprises, while providing a simple and cost effective transition to advanced packet networks. DragonWave's small cell platforms are optimized for small cell deployments ranging from backhaul-only to fully-integrated solutions. www.dragonwaveinc.com
Ericsson is the world's leading provider of technology and services to telecom operators. Ericsson is the leader in 2G, 3G and 4G mobile technologies, and provides support for networks with over 2 billion subscribers and has the leading position in managed services. The company's portfolio comprises mobile and fixed network infrastructure, telecom services, software, broadband and multimedia solutions for operators, enterprises and the media industry. The Sony Ericsson and ST-Ericsson joint ventures provide consumers with feature-rich personal mobile devices. Ericsson is advancing its vision of being the "prime driver in an all-communicating world" through innovation, technology, and sustainable business solutions. Working in 180 countries, more than 90,000 employees generated revenue of SEK 203.3 billion (USD 28.2 billion) in 2010. Founded in 1876 with the headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX, Stockholm and NASDAQ New York.
Etisalat Nigeria, registered as Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services (EMTS) Limited is one of the 17 operations of the Etisalat Group. It commenced commercial operations on 23 October 2008 and has seen unprecedented growth in the Nigerian telecoms industry with 15 million subscribers currently.
Offering voice and broadband services, Etisalat Nigeria has built its business on the cardinal principles of innovation, customer-focus and quality of service. Since inception, Etisalat Nigeria has been a leader in innovation being the first to launch several innovative services including the deployment of a 3.75G (HSPA+) network.
Subscribers and industry watchdogs alike have linked Etisalat’s success to innovation and adjudged it Nigeria’s most innovative mobile operator. Etisalat has also received commendations from its industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for the quality of its network as well as its excellent customer service.
For more information, visit www.etisalat.com.ng
Since its foundation in 1976, ETRI has played a central role in helping Korea become the world's most advanced information and communication powerhouse as the country's largest government-funded research institute specializing in information and communications technology. Guided by its vision of "The World's Best Leader in Human Technology," ETRI strives to develop new technolgies in this era of digital covergence wherein technologies, industries, services and networks are converged and combined so that mankind can lead a more pleasant, convenient and safer life. www.etri.re.kr/eng
Freescale Seminconductor is a global leader in the design and manufacture of embedded semiconductors for the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets. The privately held company is based in Austin, Texas, and has design, research and development, manufacturing or sales operatorions around the world. www.freescale.com
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services.
Over 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers.
Through our constant pursuit of innovation, the Fujitsu aims to contribute to the creation of net worked society that is rewarding and secure, bringing about a prosperous future that fulfills the dreams of people throughout the world. www.fujitsu.com
GCI is the largest Alaska-based and operated integrated telecommunications provider. A pioneer in bundled services, GCI provides local, wireless, and long distance telephone, cable television, internet and data communication services. www.gci.com
Gemalto: the world leader in digital security. In a world where the digital revolution is increasingly transforming our lives, Gemalto's end-to-end security solutions are designed to make personal digital interactions more convenient, safe and enjoyable. Our activities range from the development of software applications through the design and production of secure personal devices such as smart cards, SIMs, e-passports and tokens, to the deployment of managed services for our customers. More than 1 billion people worldwide use our products and services for telecommunications, financial service, e-government, identity and access managment, multimedia content, digital rights management, IT security, mass transit and many other applications. As the use of Gemalto's software and secure devices increases with the number of people interacting in the digital and wireless world, the company is poised to thrive over the coming years. www.gemalto.com
GENBAND is a leading supplier of next generation IP gateway solutions, session border controllers and fixed mobile convergence security solutions deployed in over half of the world's 100 largest service providers. These high-performance, high-security gateway platforms are at the centre of fixed and mobile networks around the globe, evolving, securing and enhancing communications networks. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, GENBAND has research and development facilities in Brazil, China, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts and Texas, and serves customers in more than 80 countries. Additional information is available at www.genband.com.
Foxconn Technology Group is the most dependable partner for joint-design, joint-development, manufacturing, assembly and after-sales services to global Computer, Communication and Consumer-electronics ("3C") leaders. Aided by its legendary green manufacturing execution, uncompromising customer devotion and its award-winning proprietary business model, eCMMS, Foxconn has been the most trusted name in contract manufacturing services (including CEM, EMS, ODM and CMMS) in the world. www.foxconn.com
iDirect is a market leader in IP-based satellite communications providing technology, hardware, software and services that enable VSAT connectivity around the globe. Our Intelligent Platform™ is a single, unified IP-based architecture engineered to handle a wide range of applications including cellular backhaul over satellite.
The iDirect platform easily integrates with the latest femtocells from the leading infrastructure manufacturers to create an easily deployable, low cost solution for remote and rural connectivity. The iDirect technology has unique features that maximize bandwidth efficiency while enabling superior voice quality and high-speed data throughput. VSAT technology is highly reliable and cost effective as a mobile operator using an iDirect solution can start small and scale their bandwidth as subscribers increase. Combining satellite and femtocell technology creates an economical way to backhaul voice and data traffic and serve remote or rural areas where it hasn't been possible before. www.idirect.net
Intel [NASDAQ: INTC], the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live. Additional information about Intel is available at www.intel.com/pressroom and blogs.intel.com
InterDigital develops fundamental wireless technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. As a long-standing contributor to the evolution of the wireless industry, we solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges years ahead of market deployment. Our advanced solutions support more efficient wireless networks, a richer multimedia experience and new mobile broadband capabilities. Accordingly, we have established licenses and partnerships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. www.InterDigital.com
ip.access is an innovator, developer and manufacturer of small cell infrastructure solutions for home, business, or public use.
The company’s range of 'small cell' picocell and femtocell solutions for 3G, EDGE GSM, and forthcoming LTE deployments combine IP and wireless technologies and have all the key components needed – small cell access points, converged radio access gateways, and network management solutions - to help operators drive down costs and increase the coverage and capacity of mobile networks. ip.access’ Oyster 3G is the core femtocell technology 'inside' AT&T’s 3G MicroCell - the world’s largest consumer small cell deployment. The nanoGSM® and nano3G® picocell solutions provide 2G and 3G coverage and capacity for offices, shops, stations, remote rural areas and even passenger aircraft and ships, with live installations in 60+ networks around the world.
In 2011, ip.access passed the market-leading milestone of 500,000 3G small cells deployed and has also been independently ranked by ABI Research as the world’s number 1 picocell vendor. www.ipaccess.com
JDSU serves markets that are at the heart of what's important, making virtually every network in the world faster and more reliable. JDSU leads the fastest-growing segments of the optical-networking market: tunable XFPs, transport blades, and reconfigurable optical add/drop multiplexers (ROADMs). From development and planning, through deployment and turn-up testing, to optimization and assurance, JDSU test instruments, software, and expertise ensure that all networks—xDSL, fiber, cable, and wireless—are always working at their best. www.jdsu.com
Established in Australia 20 years ago, Juni is a globally focused, approved supplier to many famous blue chip wireless network operators. Juni provides leading edge, sophisticated products with exceptional customer service to international markets. Juni has used its wealth of experience in the telecommunications industry to provide a number of innovative, leading edge communication solutions for CDMA, GSM, UMTS and WiMAX. Core products now include a full suite of UMTS & WiMAX femtocells and concentrator/access gateway technology solutions, which are actively being promoted. With three facilities in America, plus Australia, Spain, UK, Hong Kong and South Korea, Juni is participating in working demonstrations and field trials of our femtocell products to leading wireless network operators. Juni has committed to significant investment of funds and resources enabling the fast track development of femtocell and picocell products to meet market demand. For more details, please call your nearest Juni office or visit www.juniglobal.com
Lantiq has a 20+ year record of technology leadership, innovation, and strong customer relationships. Its holistic understanding of broadband technology, complete applications, communication standards, and legacy networks enables the company to offer the broadest portfolio of highly integrated, flexible end-to-end semiconductor solutions for next generation networks and the digital home.
Lantiq’s solutions are deployed by major carriers and found in access networks and home networks in every region of the world. Its core expertise is to combine world-class mixed signal and digital signal processing to deliver innovative system partitioning and very high level system-on-chip integration.
Lantiq’s advanced SoC (system-on-chip) solutions address a wide variety of technologies, including all flavors of xDSL, VoIP, wireless LAN and Gigabit Ethernet, and have allowed Lantiq to become the number one supplier of access network integrated circuits.
M1, Singapore's most exciting and innovative mobile and IDD service provider, was launched in April 1997. Since then, it has made significant inroads into the local mobile communications market, gaining considerable brand presence and market share. M1 aims to be the leader in personal voice, business and data communications, focusing on value, quality and customer service. www.m1.com.sg
Mapesbury Communications Ltd is a privately owned company founded in October 2002 to focus on connectivity solutions within the UK wireless and ip markets, the launch of the company coinciding with the time that the UK regulatory authorities began the process of liberalising the UK spectrum regime. www.mapesbury.com
Founded in 2006, mimoOn has assembled a remarkable team of proven experts in MIMO technology, Software Defined Radio (SDR) implementation and broadband RF design. Together with its network of partners from leading vendors of baseband silicon for SDR, mimoOn offers complete solutions for manufacturers of basestations, femtocells, picocells, data cards, wireless modules, and mobile phones. mimoOn first introduces a fully LTE standard compliant basestation and terminal SDR baseband software. www.mimoOn.de
Mindspeed Technologies (NASDAQ: MSPD) is a leading provider of network infrastructure semiconductor solutions the communications industry. The company’s low-power system-on-chip (SoC) products are helping to drive video, voice and data applications to in worldwide fiber-optic networks and enable advanced processing for 3G and long-term evolution (LTE) mobile networks. The company’s high-performance analog products are used in a variety of optical, enterprise, industrial and video transport systems. Mindspeed’s products are sold to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) around the globe.
To learn more, please visit www.mindspeed.com. Company news and updates are also posted at www.twitter.com/mindspeed.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Mobile Satellite Ventures
NEC Corporation (NASDAQ: NIPNY) is one of the world's leading providers of Internet, broadband network and enterprise business solutions dedicated to meeting the specialized needs of its diverse and global base of customers. NEC delivers tailored solutions in the key fields of computer, networking and electron devices, by integrating its technical strengths in IT and Networks, and by providing advanced semiconductor solutions through NEC Electronics Corporation. The NEC Group employs more than 150,000 people worldwide. www.nec.com
Network Norway is a mobile operator based in Norway and headquartered in Oslo. The company consists of consumer brands One Call and Lebara. In the enterprise market the Network Norway brand is used. The company is headed by Arild Hustad. Network Norway has over 500 000 customers and is the third largest mobile operator in Norway.
Our investment and mobile solutions add value for our customers. Network Norway is currently rolling out the third mobile network in Norway, holding GSM and 3G licenses. This is increasing the competition and innovation in the mobile communications market, giving customers state of the art services and lower cost.
The largest owners are Orkla, Hafslund and Katalysator AS (Møller Group). www.networknorway.no
Nextivity Inc. is a leading developer of indoor coverage technology which optimizes the experience of wireless subscribers while protecting the integrity of the wireless network.
Nextivity has developed a family of baseband processors with advanced filtering, equalization and echo cancellation techniques, designed specifically to optimize the indoor transmission and reception of 3G and LTE wireless signals. Based on the strength of these baseband processors, Nextivity has developed the Cel-Fi family of indoor coverage products.
Cel-Fi Systems are carrier-grade devices which remove in-building dead zones while increasing the effective RF capacity of the serving base station. Cel-Fi Systems eliminate dropped calls and can more than triple the data rates experienced by wireless subscribers in their home or office.
Even the most non-technical subscriber can install a Cel-Fi System in a matter of minutes. No cables. No ladders. No drilling, No interference. No burden on network provisioning, management or support.
Institute for Information Industry (III) was incorporated in 1979, through the joint efforts of public and private sectors together with the vision of Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs, as a Non-Government Organization to support the development and applications of the information industry as well as the information society in Taiwan. Networks and Multimedia Institute (NMI) is one of the major research institutes in III, which endeavours to engage the innovation of networks and multimedia technologies, to facilitate Taiwan's ICT industry in order to create core value and boost their competitive power in the global market. NMI has successfully integrated the core technologies in the fields of broadband wireless communication technologies, intelligent life, energy ICT, service oriented devices, information security and mobile security and transaction from the client perspective, to build up the next generation network environment and to advance the infrastructure of intelligent life. NMI is a member of some of the international standard bodies including WiMAX Forum, IEEE 802.16 working groups, 3GPPP etc. For more information visit http://media.iii.org.tw/english/index.asp
Node-H is a specialist small cell software company which licenses software to residential, enterprise or outdoor device vendors. The Node-H software runs on the leading SoC chipset platforms, including Broadcom and Qualcomm. The Node-H 3G software product supports a Release 9 3GPP Iu-h-based small cell. The Node-H LTE software product supports a Release 9 LTE small cell. The software is pre-integrated on the respective reference platforms and integrates SON, timing-solution, remote management, etc., to facilitate rapid market-entry. The software can also be adapted to integrate other features such as wifi. Node-H has developed a proprietary verification system for its small cell software to reach a unique level of software quality. The company is based in Munich, Germany. www.node-h.com
Nokia Siemens Networks is one of the world’s largest network communications companies – with 60,000 employees and a leading position in all key markets across the world. The company is one of the three largest telecom suppliers in the world, with a growing customer base in over 160 countries across five continents. And, with 2006 pro forma revenues of €17.1billion, its business base is strong enough to lead the way successfully into the future. www.nokiasiemensnetworks.com
NTT DOCOMO is the world's leading mobile communications company. DOCOMO serves over 53 million customers, including 46 million people subscribing to FOMA, launched as the world's first 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA in 2001. DOCOMO also offers a wide variety of leading-edge mobile multimedia services, including i-mode, the world's most popular mobile e-mail/Internet service, used by 48 million people. With the addition of credit-card and other e-wallet functions, DOCOMO mobile phones have become highly versatile tools for daily life. NTT DOCOMO is listed on the Tokyo (6437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit www.nttdocomo.com.
Telefónica O2 Europe comprises integrated fixed/mobile businesses in the UK, Germany and the Czech Republic, along with mobile network operations in Ireland and Slovakia – all of which use ‘O2’ as their consumer brand. Telefónica O2 Europe also owns 50% of the Tesco Mobile and Tchibo Mobilfunk joint venture businesses in the UK, Ireland and Germany respectively. In addition, the group includes the Isle of Man fixed/mobile operator, Manx Telecom. Telefónica O2 Europe, part of the Telefónica group, is headquartered in Slough, UK, and has more than 40 million mobile and fixed customers. www.o2.com
France Telecom plc SA, Paris, France. Orange is the leading brand of France Telecom, one of the world's major telecommunications operators. France Telecom had more than 170 million customers over five continents at the end of 2007, including two-thirds under the Orange brand. The Group generated a consolidated turnover of €52.9 billion in 2007. On 31 December 2007, the Group had 109.6 million mobile customers and 11.6 million broadband customers. The NExT program was launched in June 2005 (New Experience in Telecommunications) and enables the group to continue its transformation into an integrated operator in view of positioning France Telecom as the benchmark operator in new telecommunication's services in Europe. www.orange.com
Orascom Telecom is a leading international telecommunications company operating GSM networks in seven high growth markets in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, having a total population under license of approximately 460 million with an average mobile telephony penetration of approximately 29% as at 31st March 2007. Orascom Telecom operates GSM networks in Algeria ("OTA"), Pakistan ("Mobilink"), Egypt ("Mobinil"), Tunisia ("Tunisiana"), Iraq ("Iraqna"), Bangladesh ("Banglalink"), and Zimbabwe ("Telecel Zimbabwe"). www.orascomtelecom.com
PCCW Limited (SEHK:0008) is the premier telecommunications provider in Hong Kong and a world-class player in Information and Communications Technologies. As the provider of Hong Kong’s first quadruple-play experience, PCCW offers a range of innovative media content and services across four platforms – fixed-line, broadband Internet access, TV and mobile. In addition, the Company meets the sophisticated needs of the international business community, while supporting network operators with cutting-edge technical services and handling large-scale IT outsourcing projects for public and private sector organizations. www.pccw.com
Pioneer Telephone is a multi-service communciations company with more than 140,000 total customers/members in 30 Oklahoma counties. Serving customers since 1953, Pioneer is the fourth largest telphone co-operative in the United States. Pioneer provides an array of communications products and services, including Local Telephone Service, Digital TV, Cellular, High-Speed Internet, Long Distance, Internet, Paging, Security Systems, Key System Sales/Maintenance and Directory Advertisement. More information is available at www.ptci.com.
Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa S.A. (PTC) is the operator of the T-Mobile network in Poland. PTC was founded in 1995. Deutsche Telekom Group, the owner of T-Mobile and T-Systems, is currently the sole owner of PTC. PTC is presently the second largest company in Deutsche Telekom’s European footprint.
PTC commenced its commercial activity in 1996 under the Era GSM brand which was later changed to Era and finally on June 5, 2011 replaced by T-Mobile. The company rapidly became one of the largest telecommunications companies in Poland. PTC was the first Polish operator to introduce GPRS data transmission services, UMTS technology and video-calls via the mobile phone. It enabled customers access to the HSDPA and HSPA+ technology for broadband data transmission. With its range covering almost 100% of the area of Poland, the operator provides its services to over 13.2 million customers. www.t-mobile.pl
Public Wireless, headquartered in Silicon Valley, is the leader in outdoor small cell solutions. Through nearly 10-years of experience as well as relationships with MNOs, OEMs and systems integrators around the world, Public Wireless has designed a family of modular integration platforms and complimentary solutions required for carrier grade, outdoor small cell deployments. These solutions have been used to support campus, dense urban, suburban and even the most remote rural applications. Public Wireless technologies are turnkey and inclusive of rugged enclosure variants, a sophisticated OA&M solution, multiple backhaul options, a variety of power input systems and support for multiple wireless protocols. As a result, Public Wireless enables MNOs to address in-market roaming, targeted network expansion and focused coverage overlay that cannot be realized through traditional, macro-network technologies. www.publicwireless.com
PureWave is a rapidly growing, privately held company headquartered in Silicon Valley. A small cell pioneer, PureWave has commercially introduced multiple generations of small cell and compact 4G wireless base stations, starting with the 2009 launch of PureWave Quantum 1000.
PureWave’s product portfolio includes the PureWave Constellation, a family of advanced, small cell LTE base stations that deliver jaw-dropping peak data rates of up to 1Gbps of LTE capacity and offers an array of advanced options, including multi-channel and multi-frequency support, advanced SON and traffic shaping. The company’s PureWave Quantum family of award winning, outdoor, mobile WiMAX base stations is selling around the globe and has been deployed in over 120 commercial networks. More information at: www.pwnets.com.
Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq:QCOM) is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on CDMA and other advanced technologies. Qualcomm serves the global wireless industry with breakthrough technologies that are enabling the covergence of mobile communications and consumer electronics, making next-generation wireless devices and services more personal, affordable and accessible to people everywhere. Since 1985, Qualcomm's visionary technology leadership has been carrying the world forward, changing it by improving the way people communicate, work and live. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 100 Index, the S&P 500 Index and is a 2008 FORTUNE 500 company. For more information, please visit www.qualcomm.com
Quortus is changing the nature of mobile networks by taking core network functionality and distilling into cost-effective software applications that can be installed anywhere including on small cells, off the shelf commodity hardware and in the cloud. Adaptable and deployable in a variety of settings, Quortus’ solutions allow voice and data requests to be handled locally where possible saving on backhaul costs. They can be used in conjunction with small cells such as in enterprises to create all-mobile PBXs in remote locations to significantly reduce the cost of deploying cellular services. Operators can also run Quortus’ Soft Core Network technology on third party data centres to enable a hosted core network model which slashes the CAPEX of building out a core network. The company is headquartered in the UK. quortus.com
Radisys (NASDAQ: RSYS) is a leading provider of embedded wireless infrastructure solutions for telecom, aerospace, defense and public safety applications. Radisys' market-leading ATCA, IP Media Server and Com Express platforms coupled with world-renowned Trillium software, services and market expertise enable customers to bring high-value products and services to market faster with lower investment and risk. Radisys solutions are used in a wide variety of 3G & 4G / LTE mobile network applications including: Radio Access Networks (RAN) solutions from femtocells to picocells and macrocells, wireless core network applications, Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) and policy management; conferencing and media services including voice, video and data, as well as customized mobile network applications that support the aerospace, defense and public safety markets. www.radisys.com
Rakon is a world leader in the development of frequency control solutions for a wide range of applications. Rakon has leading market positions in the supply of crystal oscillators to the GPS, telecommunications, network timing/synchronization and aerospace markets. Rakon has a diverse product portfolio from low stability XOs and crystal products, through to high volume TCXOs and VCXOs and precision OCXOs with rubidium equivalent frequency standards. A large multinational, Rakon’s head office is based in Auckland, New Zealand with manufacturing operations in New Zealand, the UK, France, India and China. Sales offices are located throughout the world. www.rakon.com
Reliance Communications Limited, founded by the late Shri Dhirubhai H Ambani (1932-2002) is the flagship company of the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group. The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group currently has net worth in excess of Rs. 40,000 crore, cash flows of Rs. 9,000 crore, net profit of Rs. 5,000 crore and zero net debt. Rated among "Asia's Top 5 Most Valuable Telecom Companies", Reliance Communications is India's foremost and truly integrated telecommunications service provider. The company, with a customer base of around 46.5 million including over 1.4 million individual overseas retail customers, ranks among the Top 10 Asian Telecom companies by number of customers. Reliance Communications’ corporate clientele includes 1850 Indian and multinational corporations, and over 200 global carriers. Reliance Communications has established a pan-India, next generation, integrated (wireless and wireline), convergent (voice, data and video) digital network that is capable of supporting best-of-class services spanning the entire infocomm value chain, covering over 15,000 towns and 400,000 villages. Reliance Communications owns and operates the world's largest next generation IP enabled connectivity infrastructure, comprising over 175,000 kilometers of fibre optic cable systems in India, USA, Europe, Middle East and the Asia Pacific region. www.relianceadagroup.com
Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI; NYSE: RCI) is a diversified Canadian communications and media company engaged in three primary lines of business. Rogers Wireless is Canada's largest wireless voice and data communications services provider and the country's only carrier operating on the world standard GSM technology platform. Rogers Cable and Telecom is Canada's largest cable television provider offering cable television, high-speed Internet access, residential telephony services, and video retailing, while its Rogers Business Solutions division is a national provider of voice communications services, data networking, and broadband Internet connectivity to small, medium and large businesses. Rogers Media is Canada's premier collection of category leading media assets with businesses in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, publishing and sports entertainment. www.rogers.com
Ruckus Wireless Inc (Ruckus) is a provider of Wi-Fi solutions. The Company’s solutions, which it calls Smart Wi-Fi, are used by service providers and enterprises to solve network challenges. The Company’s products include gateways, controllers and access points. These products incorporate its technologies, including Smart Radio, Smart QoS, Smart Mesh, SmartCell and Smart Scaling. The Company sells its products to service providers and enterprises globally, and as of December 31, 2011, had sold its products to over 16,000 end-customers worldwide. During 2012, the Company added over 4,400 new end-customers. The Company’s enterprise end-customers are typically mid-sized organizations in a variety of industries, including hospitality, education, healthcare, warehousing and logistics, corporate enterprise, retail, state and local government and public venues, such as stadiums, convention centers, airports and outdoor public areas. www.ruckuswireless.com
A French, international scale, high technology company, Sagemcom specialises in broadband communications and convergence in particular in the following areas: printing terminals, digital TV set-top boxed, broadband and residential terminals, communicating energy management solutions and telecom systems and partnerships. The company is in a leadership position in these sectors thanks to its proven capacity for innovation. Sagemcom aims to become a world leader in convergence and broadband terminals. With a turnover of almost 1.3 billion euros, Sagemcom employs 6,500 people on five continents and is headquartered in Paris. For more information: www.sagem.com
Sanjole manufactures the WaveJudge/IntelliJudge "RF Sniffer" which provides Real-Time Analysis of the LTE air interface (Uu). Monitoring over-the-air RF signals provides visibility into events spanning multiple layers, including extensive Layer 1 PHY/RF analysis and Layers 1-4 protocol decoding, including KPIs.
Using the WaveJudge/IntelliJudge to monitor the DL and the UL, you can analyze/troubleshoot: the efficiency of the eNB scheduler, UE performance, data throughput, handovers, and conformance. This is ideal for eNB/UE product selection, R&D, interoperability testing (IOT), system verification, and field deployment/turn-up. www.sanjole.com
Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation (SaskTel) is the leading full service communications provider in Saskatchewan, offering competitive voice, data, dial-up and high speed internet, entertainment and multimedia services, security, web hosting, text and messaging services, and cellular and wireless data services over its digital networks. The Corporation also provides security monitoring services through SecurTek, directory services through DirectWest, in-room communications services to the healthcare sector through Hospitality Network, telecommunications consulting service through SaskTel International and an out-of-province sales and service channel in Alberta and British Columbia. SaskTel and its wholly-owned subsidiaries have a workforce of approximately 5100 full-time, part-time and temporary employees. SaskTel is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2008. www.sasktel.com.
SerComm Corporation is a worldwide leading manufacturer of broadband and wireless networking equipments. Founded in 1992, SerComm has been focusing on developing embedded solutions to make networking simple and affordable. Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, SerComm's global operation network covers markets of North America, Europe and Asia Pacific, and its customer base includes the world's top OEMs, telecommunication vendors and system integrators. Listed in Taiwan OTC market (OTC Code: 5388), SerComm posted sales revenue of approximately US$275 MN in 2006 and has more than 2000 employees worldwide. www.sercomm.com
With a total of 26 million customers (including 19.3 million mobile customers), the SFR Group is the second telecommunication operator in France and the first alternative operator in Europe. www.sfr.com
Siklu builds Gigabit wireless backhaul solutions operating in the 60, 70 & 80 GHz millimeter waves bands. Based on a unique all-silicon design that reduces price and increases reliability, Siklu's radios are ideal for both macro and small cell backhaul. The field-proven radios are a top choice of tier-1 operators for Gigabit backhaul worldwide, and thousands of units have been sold, deployed and are operating solidly in all weather conditions. Serving the needs of service providers around the world, Siklu Communication is based near Tel Aviv, Israel. www.siklu.com
Serving both the corporate and consumer markets, the SingTel Group is committed to bringing the best of global communications to customers in the Asia Pacific and beyond. With significant operations in Singapore and Australia (through wholly-owned subsidiary SingTel Optus), the Group provides a comprehensive portfolio of services that include voice and data services over fixed, wireless and Internet platforms. Over the years, SingTel has grown to be a global player with a strong regional heritage. With one of the most extensive and advanced telecommunications infrastructure, the Group offers unparalleled reach in Asia and beyond. SingTel's highly developed international network provides direct connections from Singapore to more than 100 countries. It is a major investor in many of the world's most sophisticated submarine cable and satellite systems. The Group is the second largest satellite operator in the Asia Pacific. SingTel's ability to support multi-national corporations on a cross-border basis is anchored by its extensive network of SingTel Global Offices. The Group has major investments in the Asia Pacific region to give more that 250 million mobile customers in eight markets. http://home.singtel.com
SistelNetworks is a company created for the innovation and for the generation of high value-added products for advanced wireless communications. The company has a deep knowledge of the latest trends in wireless communication technologies. Its founding members, main researchers and engineers have participated in the definition and standardization processes of technologies like LTE. SistelNetworks is defining the networks of the future, with its research and development in technologies like Cognitive Radio and SON (Self Organising Networks), and its applications to LTE and LTE-Advanced wireless networks. sistelnetworks.com
SK Telecom (NYSE: SKM, KSE: 017670), established in 1984, is Korea’s leading telecommunications provider with more than 26 million subscribers, which accounts for more than 50% of the total market. The company reached KRW 15.945 trillion in revenue in 2011. SK Telecom was the first to launch and commercialize CDMA, CDMA 2000 1x, CDMA EV-DO and HSDPA networks, and it currently provides cellular, wireless internet, mobile media, global roaming service and more. SK Telecom also provides LTE service in Seoul since July 2011 and completed national roll-out in April 2012. For more information, please visit www.sktelecom.com
SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. is the Mobile communications segment of SOFTBANK Group (http://www.softbank.co.jp/en/index.html) which comprises Mobile communications, Broadband infrastructure (SOFTBANK BB Corp.), Fixed-line telecommunications (SOFTBANK TELECOM Corp.), Internet culture (Yahoo Japan Corporation), e-Commerce, and Other business segments. It is former Vodafone K.K. and has 11 millions of W-CDMA and 6 millions of Japanese 2nd generation customers. After joining to the Group in fiscal 2006, SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. has been able to utilize the resources of other Group operations such as abundant accomplishments and experience in portal, content and services, and IP backbone network amongst the largest in Japan. www.softbankmobile.co.jp
SpiderCloud Wireless is the innovator behind a scalable and multi-access small-cell network platform that allows mobile operators to deliver unprecedented cellular and Wi-Fi coverage, capacity and smart applications to enterprises. SpiderCloud Wireless is based in San Jose, California and is backed by investors Charles River Ventures, Matrix Partners, Opus Capital and Shasta Ventures. For more information visit www.spidercloud.com and follow the company on Twitter http://twitter.com/spidercloud_inc
Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communciations services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including two wireless networks serving almost 49 million customers at the end of the second quarter of 2009; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a gloval Tier 1 Internet backbone. www2.sprint.com/mr/aboutsprint.do
SRDP Telecommunications inc. provides dedicated capacity connectivity services in the greater Montreal, QC area. www.srdp.net.
Stoke is a transformation platform, delivering mobile broadband gateway solutions that help mobile operators navigate the new frontiers of 4G/LTE and dramatically improve the business value of their mobile data services. Stoke applies future focused thinking and technology to address unprecedented challenges in the evolving mobile broadband environment. The results are breakthrough solutions in the area of: secure LTE communications; eNodeB and small cell aggregation; Wi-Fi access integration; 3G core congestion relief. All Stoke solutions are based on its contemporary, high performance hardware platform, the Stoke Session Exchange. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, Stoke is a privately held company backed by prominent venture capital firms and carriers including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, Focus Ventures, and NTT Docomo. For more information visit www.stoke.com.
Symmetricom is a worldwide leader of precise time and synchronization technologies. Across the globe, telecom carriers, cable providers and data service providers depend on Symmetricom carrier-class solutions for the superior accuracy, consistency and reliability that is essential for quality assurance, network performance, service availability and seamless network interoperability. Visit Symmetricom to learn more about IEEE 1588 technology and other sync solutions that enable cost-effective network optimization and modernization. www.symmetricom.com
Taiwan Mobile (TWM) Co Ltd was incorporated in the Republic of China on 25 February 1997 and is one of the leading telecom operators (mobile and fixed) in Taiwan. TWM has, for the past ten years, won extensive recognition at home and abroad for its outstanding performance in information security management, customer services, information transparency, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility. It has been recognized as one of the most admired and trusted enterprises in Taiwan. Looking ahead, the Company will continue its brand equity of providing premium services and enhancing corporate governance, to strengthen its competitiveness in the marketplace based on its solid footing and to achieve its goal of becoming the most reliable telecom operator in Taiwan and create a paradigm for telecom services in the new era. http://english.taiwanmobile.com
Tango Networks transforms any mobile device into an enterprise office phone. Our technology securely connects the enterprise IPtelephony infrastructure with the mobile network to give users access to the most advanced Mobile Unified Communications applications and capabilities on the market. With Tango, enterprise users can utilize the rich Unified Communications and PBX features from their office phones on any mobile device, such as integrated voice mail, short-code dialing, mobile call recording and mobile presence, while also enjoying our full suite of applications. To learn more about Tango Networks, please visit: www.tango-networks.com.
TATUNG InfoComm acquired the WiMAX license for the southern region of Taiwan with the coverage being cities and counties south of Taichung and Hualien. Then, among all the WiMAX operators, TATUNG InfoComm won the first WiMAX charter in November 2007. On April 27, 2009, TATUNG InfoComm launched WiMAX services in Penghu as the first WiMAX operator to officially kick off the business. Moving forward, TATUNG InfoComm will stay determined on the quality of mobile broadband network with the goal to become the leading WiMAX service provider of innovative, professional and trustworthy mobile applications. www.tatung.net.tw
Supplying 34.3 mobile lines, around 23 million landlines and 7.3 million broadband clients, Telecom Italia is Italy’s leading ICT enterprise, with a significant international presence in Europe and South America. The Group trades through pre-eminent brands Telecom Italia, Alice, TIM, La7, MTV Italia, APCom and Olivetti in fixed-line and mobile telecommunications, Internet and media, office & system solutions. www.tim.it.
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TELUS is a leading national telecommunications company in Canada, with $9 billion of annual revenue and 11 million customer connections including 5.4 million wireless subscribers, 4.4 million wireline network access lines and 1.2 million Internet subscribers. TELUS provides a wide range of communications products and services including data, Internet protocol (IP), voice, entertainment and video. Committed to being Canada's premier corporate citizen, we give where we live. Since 2000, TELUS and our team members have contributed more than $91 million to charitable and non-profit organizations and volunteered more than 1.7 million hours of service to local communities. Eight TELUS Community Boards across Canada lead our local philanthropic initiatives. For more information about TELUS, please visit www.telus.com.
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Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN) helps customers solve problems and develop new electronics that make the world smarter, healthier, safer, greener and more fun. A global semiconductor company, TI innovates through design, sales and manufacturing operations in more than 30 countries. For more information, go to www.ti.com
As a leading lab, TMC has been taking an active part in the mobile communications area for nearly 30 years within the global market, including testing, calibration and standards development. As a third party test organization authorized by CTIA/GCF/WiFi/WiMAX/BT SIG/USB and also a member of ITU/3GPP/IEC/CSPR/CCSA, TMC is able to provide a comprehensive range of services for existing and new mobile communications technology for the world-wide customer. The range of testing services includes EMC, OTA, SAR, Safety, WiFi, WiMAX, Bluetooth, RFID, Audio, OMA and Conformance, Field Trial, IOT testing, MMI software testing etc. www.emcite.com
TrueMove, a subsidiary of True Corporation plc, Thailand's only fully-integrated communication solutions provider, convergence solutions leader and premier lifestyle enabler, offers innovative and high-quality wireless communciations services on its nationwide 1800 MHz network to 14.8 million subscribers (December 2008) throughout Thailand. TrueMove's vision is to create a pioneering wireless hi-speed lifestyle where people can communicate as well as access knowledge, information and entertainment wherever, whenever and however they wish. The company delivers superior coverage coupled with quality and best value services, which make TrueMove more than just a mobile phone operator. Leveraging its relationships with True Corporation and the CP Group, TrueMove offers unique integrated pruducts and services to the Thai market. www.truemove.com or www.truecorp.co.th
Turkcell is the leading communications and technology company in Turkey with 33.9 million postpaid and prepaid customers and a market share of approximately 55% as of June 30, 2010 (Source: Operators’ announcements). Turkcell provides high quality data and voice services to approximately 80% of the Turkish population through its 3G technology supported network and to 99.05% of the Turkish population through its 2G technology supported network. Turkcell has become one of the first operators among the global operators to have implemented HSDPA+ and to reach to 42.2 Mbps speed with HSPA multi carrier solution. Turkcell is a leading regional player and has interests in international mobile operations in Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Northern Cyprus and Ukraine which, together with its Turkish operations, had approximately 62.0 million subscribers as of June 30, 2010. Turkcell has been listed on the NYSE and the ISE since July 2000 and is the only NYSE-listed company in Turkey. www.turkcell.com.tr/en
Ubee-AirWalk, Inc. is a leader in small cells and mobile broadband devices that serve the ever increasing voice multi-media demand and make possible the seamless wireless experience. Operators around the globe are relying on Ubee-AirWalk’s technology to extend their wireless network into homes, offices and other high-demand locations. The diverse product line consists of femtocells, enterprise femtocells, picocells, as well as mobile broadband USB modems and hotspots. Ubee-AirWalk, a subsidiary of Ubee Interactive, Inc., is a privately held company based in Richardson, TX. For more information, visit www.ubeeairwalk.com or https://twitter.com/#!/UbeeAirWalk.
Ubiquisys is ranked the #1 femtocell vendor by ABI Research Inc, with mass-market commercial deployments including SFR in France and SoftBank Mobile in Japan. The Ubiquisys difference is intelligence: femtocells that continuously listen to their surroundings, making invisible decisions about configuration, application triggers and media interaction. This has led to a unique range of residential femtocells, self-organising femto networks for enterprise, plus rural and metro outdoor femtocells. Its Femto-Engine software system creates a complete ready-to-deploy 3G femtocell, providing encapsulated deployment expertise off-the-shelf. Ubiquisys Hardware Blueprints enable manufacturers to rapidly produce low-cost femtocell devices customised to Mobile Operator specifications . www.ubiquisys.com
Unwired is an Australian publicly listed (ASX:UNW) wireless broadband carrier. It services residential, small office/home office and small to medium enterprise markets in Australia's two largest cities - Sydney and Melbourne. Unwired's objective is to be the largest wireless broadband provider in Australia. It is already seen as an international authority in wireless broadband, with carriers from around the world regularly seeking its expertise on building a wireless broadband network and business. It has the majority of licensed spectrum in the WiMAX designated 2.3GHz and 3.5GHz spectrum ranges in major population centers, equating to 64 per cent of Australia's total population. The company plans to move to mobile WiMAX (802.16e) when it is commercially available. www.unwired.com.au
Vodafone Group Plc is a leading mobile telecommunications company, with a significant presence in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and the United States through the Company's subsidiary undertakings, joint ventures, associated undertakings and investments.The Group's mobile subsidiaries operate under the brand name 'Vodafone'. In the United States the Group's associated undertaking operates as Verizon Wireless. During the last two financial years, the Group has also entered into arrangements with network operators in countries where the Group does not hold an equity stake. Under the terms of these Partner Network Agreements, the Group and its partner networks co-operate in the development and marketing of global services under dual brand logos. At 30 September 2007, based on the registered customers of mobile telecommunications ventures in which it had ownership intersts at that date, the Group had 241 million customers, excluding paging customers, caluculated on a proportionate basis in accordance with theCompany's percentage interest in these ventures. The Company had a total market capitalisation of approximately £88 billion at 3 July 2007. www.vodafone.com
ZTE is a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions. It has the widest and most complete product range in the world, covering virtually every sector of the wireline, wireless, service and terminals markets. The company delivers innovative, custom-made products and services to over 500 operators in more than 140 countries, helping them to achieve continued revenue growth and to shape the future of the world's communications. ZTE's 2009 revenue was over USD 8,820.7 million, attaining the fastest growth in the industry with a 36.08% revenue increase. ZTE commits around 10% of its annual turnover to research and development and takes a leading role in a wide range of international bodies developing emerging telecoms standards. A company with sound corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, ZTE is a member of the UN Global Compact that strictly adheres to the Ten Principles of the Global Compact in developing and carrying out CSR programs. ZTE is China's only listed telecom manufacturer, with shares publicly traded on both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges. (H share stock code: 0763.HK/A share stock code: 000063.SZ). www.zte.com.cn