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Cradlepoint Delivers New 4G LTE-Optimized SD-WAN Router Capabilities in NetCloud OS Release 6.3

BOISE, Idaho — April 20, 2017 — Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places, and things over wired and wireless broadband, has introduced Release 6.3 of its NetCloud OS router software, part of the Cradlepoint NetCloud platform, with extended SD-WAN functionality for 4G LTE-dependent networks. The company also announced that its SDN-enabled network solutions have been recognized by Gartner in their 2017 WAN Edge Infrastructure Guide, which was published in March. The new router software functionality and recent Gartner recognition bolsters Cradlepoint’s leadership in software-defined 4G LTE network solutions for Connected Enterprises.

Cradlepoint Announces 2017 Global Partner Summit to Explore the Power of 4G LTE and the Future of 5G

MEDIA ALERT - Boise, ID - April 17, 2017 - Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places and things over wired and wireless broadband, will host its fourth annual Global Partner Summit April 19 & 20, 2017 in Boise. The Summit brings together partners from across the globe who are embracing Cradlepoint solutions to connect, accelerate and grow in the age of Digital Transformation. Acclaimed global futurist and best-selling author, Jack Uldrich, will discuss the top ten most disruptive technology trends positioned to create exponential change and opportunity for people and partners alike, including 5G and IoT.

Cradlepoint Connects Every Student and Classroom Across Los Angeles Unified School District

Boise, ID – March 30, 2017 – Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places, and things over wired and wireless broadband, announced today the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is using Cradlepoint network solutions to connect to critical tools to meet the changing needs of students, teachers and the community. The district is home to more than 794,832 students and staff in over 1,302 schools and centers. California is one of 42 states that administer computer-based Common Core assessments, so it is imperative that the school’s IT department is able to ensure constant connectivity to support daily learning activities as well as assessment testing.

Cradlepoint Secures $89 Million in Series C Funding Led by TCV to Deliver Next Generation Network Solutions for Enterprises Embracing Digital Transformation

Boise, Idaho - March 9, 2017 - Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places, and things over wired and wireless broadband, today announced it has closed $89 million in Series C funding. The round was led by TCV, a leading provider of capital to growth-stage private and public companies in the technology industry. Cradlepoint will use these funds to drive continued growth and further capitalize on the disruption in the enterprise wide area networking market as the result of Digital Transformation (the digitization of every business process and interaction). This includes expanding product initiatives in Software-Defined Networking (SDN), advanced 4G and 5G wireless connectivity, and enterprise Internet of Things (IoT).

Cradlepoint’s Edward Walton Named 2017 CRN Channel Chief

Boise, ID — February 20, 2017 — Cradlepoint, the global provider of cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places, and things over wired and wireless broadband, announced today that Edward Walton, vice president for North American channels and alliances at Cradlepoint, has been selected as a 2017 CRN Channel Chief. This is the fourth consecutive year CRN has appointed Cradlepoint to the list of Channel Chiefs. The annual CRN list showcases top leaders in the IT channel who excel at driving growth and revenue in their organizations through channel partners. Walton revamped the Partner Program, adding new partner levels to Cradlepoint’s Global Partner program, and enhanced partner enablement with new training and certifications available in Cradlepoint University (CPU).

Merchandiser Leverages Cradlepoint to Keep Pop-Up Networks Securely Connected at Major Sports Events

Boise, ID — Feb. 1, 2017 — Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places, and things over wired and wireless broadband, announced today MainGate is using Cradlepoint network solutions to ensure reliable, flexible connectivity corporate network access for the mobile retail merchandise units it operates at venues throughout the U.S. MainGate serves organizations and events including the Super Bowl, NFL, Minnesota Vikings, Tennessee Titans, Washington Redskins. NCAA, NBA, National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), Dodge, Chevy, Harley-Davidson, and more.

Cradlepoint Makes Networking for Click & Collect Businesses a ‘Doddle’

17th January 2017 – NRF Convention, NYC  – Cradlepoint, the global provider of cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places, and things over wired and wireless broadband, has re-engineered the enterprise network model for click & collect company Doddle, as it prepares for expansion.  The re-engineered network model has reduced Doddle’s business CapEx and technology OpEx by nearly 50 per cent, by enabling greater flexibility for deployment and maintenance.