Accelleran was founded in 2012 by a team of veterans of the wireless and small cell industry who built a solid reputation as the leading independent design team since 2007.
Accelleran is offering a Small Cell Software product that is completely silicon and stack independent and with demonstrable carrier-grade quality through a combination of unique software development and test processes.
This independence is a key attribute of the software “product” because it:
- Runs on multiple vendor platforms (Proven silicon-independence – same software solution)
- Helps operators avoid lock-in to any given suppliers
- Is the most reliable software using coding techniques from safety-critical industries
- Enables mass-volume scaling thanks to its Carrier-Grade Reliability
- Delivers significant TCO savings for Operators
- Solves major issue that affected 3G deployments
- Enables fast time to market through lean development
Accelleran’s software is fully independent and portable – ready for manufacture. (www.accelleran.com)
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 enables mobile operators to deliver dramatically better service to subscribers in the most challenging and high-value environments: offices, public spaces, and in the home. The company’s innovative 4G LTE and 3G small cell solutions ensure “five bar” voice coverage, superior data performance, and expanded capacity for wireless services. Independent research firms consistently rank Airvana among the small cell market share leaders. Headquartered in Chelmsford, Mass., USA, Airvana is a founding member of the Small Cell Forum and has 14 years of experience providing commercial wireless equipment to over 90 operators globally. For more information, visit 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. is a global leader in the networking ODM/OEM industry, Alpha Networks Inc. works closely with various brand name networking companies, telecommunications firms, and service providers from around the world. Notably, Alpha Networks produces both OEM/ODM software and Hardware, providing a diverse portfolio of off-the-shelf and custom solutions, aimed at leveraging the full potential of current and next generation technologies, including: LAN/MAN, Mobile & Broadband, Wireless and Digital Multimedia. For more information about Alpha Networks, please visit http://www.alphanetworks.com.
For more than 30 years, Amdocs has ensured service providers’ success and embraced their biggest challenges. To win in the connected world, service providers rely on Amdocs to simplify the customer experience, harness the data explosion, stay ahead with new services and improve operational efficiency. The global company uniquely combines a market-leading BSS, OSS and network control and optimization product portfolio with value-driven professional services and managed services operations. With revenue of $3.3 billion in fiscal 2013, Amdocs and its 21,000 employees serve customers in more than 70 countries. Amdocs Limited is registered at the Companies Registry in Guernsey and has been assigned company number 19528, with its registered office situated at Hirzel House, Smith Street, St. Peter Port, Island of Guernsey, GY1 2NG. For more information, visit Amdocs at www.amdocs.com.
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
ASOCS is a pioneer in virtual Radio Access Networks (vRAN) and a provider of fully virtualized, NFV-compatible virtual Base Station (vBS) solutions enabling unmatched spectrum, energy efficiency, superior user experience and significantly reduced TCO.
ASOCS ROC (Real-time on COTS) technology, which transforms the high volume IT compute and networks into a deterministic platform, combined with its MPU (Modem Processing Unit) and MPL (Modem Programing Language) software abstraction layer provide full virtualization of all resources in a sharable, scalable and economical way.
ASOCS enables Mobile Edge Compute (MEC) applications to run in Distributed-NFV Clouds at the metro and network edge, thus making its vBS solutions ideal for neutral-host, Micro (in-building / DAS), Metro (city center) and Mega-scale (whole-cities) networks.
ASOCS realizes the ETSI NFV vision by re-defining the world of traditional, inflexible, proprietary base-stations into a new era of cost-effective, agile, Multi-RAT networks.
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
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.airtel.in/about-bharti/about-bharti-airtel
Through a unique combination of experience, expert resources and innovative solutions, Black & Veatch supports the entire range of both legacy and emerging technologies used in today’s wireless and wireline networks. For the last 40 years, we have helped shape the telecommunications networks landscape. We have been on the forefront of designing, integrating and constructing wireless communications systems on one of every four macro sites in the United States. We also offer DAS and Small Cell services. The Telecommunications Division has 25 offices, 1,700 professionals and has been ranked by Engineering News Record #1 for four years in a row. We provide the following services: DAS and Small Cell Services, Project Management, Site Acquisition and Lease Management Services, RF Engineering/Interference Analyses, Architecture and Engineering, Structural Engineering, Permitting and Zoning, Construction, Construction Management, Equipment Installation and Commissioning and Head End Integration. bv.com.
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.
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast footprint of small cell networks cover more than a million DAS and Wi-Fi locations and reaches more than 1 billion consumers annually – in places as varied as airports, stadiums, universities, and military bases. For more information about the Boingo story, visit www.boingo.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
Casa Systems, a leader in highly scalable network access devices has defined a new category of network edge platform based on disruptive technologies to target the growing market opportunity in broadband IP services and Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC).
Casa Systems provides leading edge 4G LTE small cell gateways that enable operators to quickly and cost effectively deploy 4G services, accelerating time to market and shorting time to revenue. www.casa-systems.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. eng.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
For more than a decade, ClearSky Technologies has been a leader in providing hosted infrastructure to mobile operators. ClearSky’s powerful array of products and services includes next-generation RF planning services, hosted small cell as a service, traffic and policy management and LTE services. Headquartered in Orlando, ClearSky currently provides RF planning and hosted infrastructure services to more than 50 wireless operators across the Americas. www.clearskytechnologies.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.
CommScope has played a role in virtually all the world’s best communication networks, creating the infrastructure that connects people and technologies through every evolution. Its portfolio of end-to-end solutions includes critical infrastructure for building high-performing wired and wireless networks. Through the Andrew Solutions portfolio, CommScope is a global leader in wireless network infrastructure, including the integral building blocks for base station sites, such as air interface access, RF conditioning, air interface backhaul, inter-connectivity, power backup and other products plus design and installation services. CommScope is a leading global provider of solutions that enhance and extend the coverage, capacity and energy-efficiency of wireless networks including distributed antenna systems. As much as technology changes, the company’s goal remains the same: to help customers create, innovate, design, and build faster and better networks. CommScope serves customers in more than 100 countries across the wireless, enterprise and broadband markets with more than 12,000 employees. www.commscope.com.
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.
Crown Castle (NYSE: CCI, member S&P 500) is the largest independent owner and operator of shared wireless infrastructure, including towers, rooftops and small cell solutions, in the United States. With an enterprise value of more than $30 billion, we own and manage more than 30,000 premium sites in 98 of the top 100 U.S. markets. And, with offices nationwide and more than 1,500 locally deployed employees, we have the resources to provide comprehensive site development services. As the leading U.S. independent small cell operator, Crown Castle can design, build, operate, and maintain an indoor or outdoor solution to address poor signal, topography, zoning, or capacity concerns. With more than 10,000 small cell nodes in operation or under construction, Crown Castle specializes in university campuses, public venues, theme parks, communities and municipalities. www.crowncastle.com
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
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 a world-leading provider of communications technology and services. We are enabling the Networked Society with efficient real-time solutions that allow us all to study, work and live our lives more freely, in sustainable societies around the world.
Our offering comprises services, software and infrastructure within Information and Communications Technology for telecom operators and other industries. Today 40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic goes through Ericsson networks and we support customers’ networks servicing more than 2.5 billion subscriptions.
We are more than 110,000 people working with customers in more than 180 countries. Founded in 1876, Ericsson is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2012 the company’s net sales were SEK 227.8 billion (USD 33.8 billion). Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX, Stockholm and NASDAQ, New York stock exchanges. www.ericsson.com
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
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.
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees – including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications® products, systems, and services. harris.com
Huawei is a leading global ICT solutions provider. Through our dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, we have established end-to-end capabilities and strengths across the carrier networks, enterprise, consumer, and cloud computing fields. We are committed to creating maximum value for telecom carriers, enterprises and consumers by providing competitive ICT solutions and services. Our products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one third of the world’s population.
Huawei’s vision is to enrich life through communication. By leveraging our experience and expertise in the ICT sector, we help bridge the digital divide by providing opportunities to enjoy broadband services, regardless of geographic location. Contributing to the sustainable development of society, the economy, and the environment, Huawei creates green solutions that enable customers to reduce power consumption, carbon emissions, and resource costs.
Please visit us at www.huawei.com
Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) is the world’s leading provider of satellite broadband for home and office, delivering innovative network technologies, managed services, and solutions for enterprises and governments globally. HughesNet® is the #1 high-speed satellite Internet consumer service in the marketplace. To date, Hughes has shipped more than 3.3 million satellite systems to customers in over 100 countries, representing over 50 percent market share.
Hughes owns and operates service businesses in the U.S., Europe, India, and Brazil, delivering continent-wide Hughes broadband connectivity and an ever growing range of applications. Hughes also provides satellite networks to service providers around the globe for applications such as high-speed Internet/Intranet access, distance learning, satellite/cellular backhaul, business TV, digital signage, and Voice over IP (VoIP). Major customers include many of the Fortune 1000 companies in virtually every vertical sector, as well as government agencies.
Headquartered outside Washington, D.C., in Germantown, Maryland, USA, Hughes operates sales and support offices worldwide. Hughes is a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS). www.hughes.com
iBwave, the global in-building standard, offers a comprehensive software suite and hands-on certification programs that help deliver optimum wireless network coverage and capacity inside various building environments. The company, which now serves over 700 leading operators, system integrators and equipment vendors worldwide, has developed award-winning technologies to tackle network planning and deployment challenges for both enterprises and public venues. Its portfolio includes mobile applications that enable customers to streamline pre and post installation processes, perform Wi-Fi and Small Cell designs directly on-site, and facilitate information sharing in the iBwave format. For more information, please visit www.ibwave.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
Headquartered in the United Kingdom, ip.access has been deploying small cell solutions for more than ten years providing some 100+ customers around the world with the capability to accelerate the introduction of small cell solutions into their networks irrespective of use case, technology or deployment model.
The company’s success is built upon its ability to provide its Service Provider customers with a range of small cell coverage, capacity and presence solutions across all technologies (2G, 3G, and 4G), with a focus on a rapid return on investment and the ability to open up new markets and revenue streams.
The company has an end-to-end deployment philosophy that integrates the small cell access points with converged access gateways and comprehensive network management and performance tools; as well as a strong track record of working with trusted partners on integrated solutions. www.ipaccess.com
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is one of the world’s leading technology R&D institutions aiming to innovate a better future for society. Founded in 1973, ITRI has played a vital role in transforming Taiwan’s industries from labor-intensive into technology-oriented. Over the years, ITRI has accumulated over 20,000 patents, cultivated more than 140 CEOs, and incubated over 220 innovative companies, including well-known names such as UMC and TSMC.
ITRI focuses on the fields of Information and Communications; Electronics and Optoelectronics; Material Chemical and Nanotechnology; Medical Device and Biomedical; Mechanical and Systems; and Green Energy and Environment. In addition to its headquarter in Taiwan, ITRI has branch offices in Silicon Valley, Tokyo, Berlin, Moscow and Eindhoven in an effort to extend its R&D scope and promote opportunities for international cooperation around the world. www.itri.org.tw
Ixia develops amazing products so its customers can connect the world. Ixia helps its customers provide an always-on user experience through fast, secure delivery of dynamic, connected technologies and services. Through actionable insights that accelerate and secure application and service delivery, Ixia’s customers benefit from faster time to market, optimized application performance and higher-quality deployments. Learn more at www.ixiacom.com
JDSU is a $1.7B company, headquartered in Milpitas, CA (Silicon Valley) with approximately 4,900 employees worldwide and 2,400 patents. JDSU innovates and collaborates with customers to build and operate the highest-performing and highest-value networks in the world. New, innovative methods for designing, building, rapidly deploying and maintaining next generation networks – driven by LTE/4G, big data, software defined networks, LIS, small cells, cloud, mobile video, among other – are required by JDSU customers if they are to profitably scale to unprecedented network demand and complexity. Increased visibility into application performance, the end-user experience and how the network is being used is also a strategic imperative for our customers in finding new ways to monetize the network.
The Network and Service Enablement business segment offers industry-leading instruments, microprobes and software to turn-up, troubleshoot and optimize high-performance networks, and extends ROI with insight through solutions that collect and analyze data, revealing the true customer experience. www.jdsu.com
Keima is an innovative software company currently delivering disruptive and industry leading 4G HetNet planning and optimisation solutions for tier 1 telecommunication operators, vendors and services organisations worldwide. Keima’s technological leadership has driven the introduction of Social Networks Geodata for network planning and optimization together with the use of novel signal prediction techniques. The Overture Framework combines big data analyses, cloud computing and advanced RF modelling algorithms to provide a unique Automatic HetNet planning solution (multi-RAT, multi-mode, multi-band). Our mission is to empower the deployment and optimization of next generation wireless technologies: reducing complexity while improving network performance. www.keima.co.uk
LGS Innovations delivers next generation solutions that solve the most complex networking and communications challenges facing the U.S, Federal Government, state and local governments, foreign governments, and commercial enterprises. LGS offers groundbreaking research and development and builds advanced wireless, optical, and wired products and applications customized for specific mission environments. www.lgsinnovations.com
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
Mavenir Systems (NYSE: MVNR) provides software-based networking solutions that enable mobile service providers to deliver next generation services over 4G LTE networks. Mavenir™ has a fully virtualized end to end portfolio of Voice/Video, Messaging and Mobile Core products that include IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), Evolved Packet Core (EPC) and Session Border Controller (SBC). Mavenir’s solutions, based on the award-winning mOne® software platform, leverage NFV and SDN technologies for deployments on cloud-based infrastructure. mavenir.com.
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC) offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets. Products include high-performance, radiation-hardened and highly reliable analog mixed-signal integrated circuits, FPGAs, SoCs and ASICs; power management products; timing and voice processing devices; RF solutions; discrete components; security technologies and scalable anti-tamper products; Power-over-Ethernet ICs and midspans; as well as custom design capabilities and services. Microsemi is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., and has approximately 3,000 employees globally.
Motorola Mobility, owned by Google, creates smartphones, tablets and wireless accessories that simplify, connect and enrich people’s lives. For more information visit motorola.com/mobility.
Nash Technologies is a German vendor independent R&D Service and Solution Provider. We offer mission-critical software solutions and test services for mobile and fixed-line telecommunication networks to our clients worldwide.
Nash Technologies currently employs 250 highly qualified engineers at its offices and comprehensive testing facilities, including its state-of-the-art 2500 square meter lab in Nuremberg and Stuttgart.
Our extensive Small Cell portfolio offering comprises software development and to roll-out support for entire Small Cell networks. The product portfolio encompasses development, optimization, support and testing of telecommunication networks. The technology covers GMS, UMTS and LTE based systems, as well as various Wireline standards such as ISDN, IMS and other IP-based systems. Consultancy addressing the entire software development cycle completes the portfolio offered by Nash Technologies. www.nashtech.com
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.
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 invests in technologies important in a world where billions of devices are connected. We are focused on three businesses: network infrastructure software, hardware and services, which we offer through Networks; location intelligence, which we provide through HERE; and advanced technology development and licensing, which we pursue through Technologies. Each of these businesses is a leader in its respective field.
Through Networks, Nokia is the world’s specialist in mobile broadband. From the first ever call on GSM, to the first call on LTE, we operate at the forefront of each generation of mobile technology. Our global experts invent the new capabilities our customers need in their networks. We provide the world’s most efficient mobile networks, the intelligence to maximize the value of those networks, and the services to make it all work seamlessly. www.nsn.com / www.company.nokia.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
Orange is one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators with sales of 43.5 billion euros in 2012 and has 168,000 employees worldwide at 30 June 2013, including 103,000 employees in France. Present in 32 countries, the Group has a total customer base of more than 231 million customers at 30 June 2013, including 174 million mobile customers and 15 million fixed broadband customers worldwide. Orange is also a leading provider of global IT and telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services 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
Parallel Wireless is reimagining the LTE RAN equipment market as the only provider of LTE solutions that dramatically reduce the cost and time-to-market of building or expanding LTE networks. Whether macro, metro, rural, small cell, public safety or enterprise, we are reimagining how to accelerate the LTE access network build out while paving the road to 5G HetNets. This world-first technology uses open fully 3GPP-compliant interfaces, allows real-time network orchestration, supports new services, and reduces the time/cost to build, optimize, secure, and evolve the RAN/EPC.
The Parallel Wireless team has experience building every component of the cellular network across 2G, 3G, and 4G. For the past three years, this team has been reimagining the architecture of the cellular RAN to make deploying and maintaining 4G/LTE networks and 5G HetNets as easy and as cost-effective as enterprise Wi-Fi networks. For more information, please visit www.parallelwireless.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
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
Qucell is a leading small cell solution company based in Silicon valley providing LTE + WiFi small cell solutions including LTE Small Cell AP and Management System for indoor and outdoor including residential, public, and enterprise deployments. Qucell is working with strategic technology ecosystem partners to bring the best of breed in end-to-end solution including gateway solutions and innovative mobile application providers. Based on the massive LTE commercial deployment experiences with one of major LTE service providers, Qucell can provide proven LTE Small cell solutions to meet customer’s requirements now. Qucell launched the world’s first massive commercial LTE small cell service with its LTE smallcells called Evolve Q1016 in July 2013.
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
Ranplan is an innovative wireless technology company that has developed world leading software tools for outdoor/indoor wireless network planning, design and optimisation. Ranplan’s all-in-one iBuildNet® uses advanced 3D building modelling, a fast and accurate 3D ray-tracing propagation engine and powerful data analysis to automatically optimise Access Point (AP) locations, antenna type, power and channel assignment for ultra-dense small cell deployments.
Companies such as Huawei and China Mobile have already selected iBuildNet to help speed up the design and reduce the cost of deploying small cell wireless networks.
Ranplan is also at the forefront of research and development for radio propagation, femto/small cell design, automatic RAN optimisation and the deployment of complex HetNets.
The company is based in the UK with offices in China and is expanding its presence in EMEA and US markets. www.ranplan.co.uk
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
Rohde & Schwarz is an independent group of companies specializing in electronics. It is a leading supplier of solutions in the fields of test and measurement, broadcasting, radiomonitoring and radiolocation, as well as secure communications. Established almost 80 years ago, Rohde & Schwarz has a global presence and a dedicated service network in over 70 countries. It has approx. 9300 employees and achieved a net revenue of € 1.9 billion (US$ 2.5 billion) in fiscal year 2012/2013 (July 2012 to June 2013). Company headquarters are in Munich, Germany. www.rohde-schwarz.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
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
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
Sistelbanda is a company that provides high value-added products and solutions for wireless industry, to improve the user´s experience, growing the profitability of the services.
Our team of qualified engineers, developers and technical experts is committed to bringing innovative solutions for LTE markets.
Sistelbanda provides a flexible, fully customizable 4G LTE protocol stack software, Small Cell Manager (HeMS), HW reference designs and a powerful HetNet LTE simulator, creating a complete LTE ecosystem.
Sistelbanda is also an active member at Small Cell Forum. The Small Cell Forum supports, promotes and helps drive the wide-scale adoption of small cell technologies to improve coverage, capacity and services delivered by mobile networks. www.sistelbanda.es
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
SOLiD (www.solid.com) empowers wireless communications indoors and outdoors for cellular, public-safety, and Wi-Fi services through innovative Distributed Antenna System (DAS) and carrier-grade Optical Network Transport solutions for fronthauling Remote Radio Heads and backhauling Small Cells. The company is grounded by a shared vision of advancing technology to solve wireless industry problems in new ways, and supporting our customers and partners with world-class service. SOLiD counts among its global customers major wireless operators; leading hospitals; Olympic, professional, and college sports venues; metropolitan subways; government and Fortune 500 corporate campuses; and other marquee customer sites. www.solid.com
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 (NYSE: S) offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint served more than 55 million customers at the end of the of 2013 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction Index rated Sprint as the most improved company in customer satisfaction, across all 47 industries, during the last five years. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DSJI) North America in 2011, 2012 and 2013. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
SRDP Telecommunications inc. provides dedicated capacity connectivity services in the greater Montreal, QC area. www.srdp.net.
Sunnada Communication has more than ten years rich experience in the wireless network optimization, take the market as the forerunner, take the customer as the guide, to provide mobile communications network coverage, network optimization, WLAN wireless access system, the whole business of indoor distribution system and integrated solutions, and other products. At the same time, with our rich system integration capabilities, to provide mobile communications and digital television system planning, design, installation and maintenance services.
Sunnada Communication Smallcell system solutions to provide clients with wireless network coverage solutions of multi-network system and integrated WIFI function. The solution can be through a variety of wireless network forward network quickly and easily deployed to any application scenario, and provide clients with fast, low cost, high performance of LTE network coverage solutions. sunnada.en.gongchang.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. english.taiwanmobile.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.
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.
Teradyne (NYSE:TER) is a leading supplier of Automatic Test Equipment used to test semiconductors, wireless products, data storage and complex electronic systems which serve consumer, communications, industrial and government customers. Teradyne’s Semiconductor Test Division is a leading supplier of test equipment for logic, RF, analog, power, mixed-signal and memory technologies. We deliver test solutions to developers and manufacturers of a broad range of integrated circuits (IC), packaged separately or integrated as cells in system-on-a-chip (SOC) devices. ICs tested by Teradyne are used in computing, communications, consumer, automotive, identification, and internet applications. Products include the FLEX and UltraFLEX, J750, ETS and Magnum families. In 2013, Teradyne had sales of $1.43 billion and currently employs approximately 3,800 people worldwide. For more information, visit www.teradyne.com
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
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 34.6 million subscribers as of December 31, 2014. Turkcell is a leading regional player with its approximately 71.5 million subscribers in nine countries as of December 31, 2014. It was one of the first among the global operators to have implemented HSPA+. It has announced two new HSPA+ Technologies on its 3G network to meet rising data usage. Having successfully integrated 3C-HSDPA and DC-HSUPA Technologies, it became the first mobile operator in the world to enable peak speed of 63.3 Mbps downlink while also enabled an 11.5 Mbps uplink on a 3G network. Turkcell Superonline, a wholly owned subsidiary of Turkcell, is the first telecom operator to offer households fiber broadband connection at speeds of up to 1,000 Mbps in Turkey. As of December 2014, Turkcell’s population coverage is at 99.81% in 2G and 91.21% in 3G. Turkcell reported a TRY12.0 billion (US$5.5 billion) revenue with total assets of TRY23.7 billion (US$10.2 billion) as of December 31, 2014. It has been listed on the NYSE and the BIST since July 2000, and is the only NYSE-listed company in Turkey. www.turkcell.com.tr/en
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