Company lends expert LTE insight to initiative for autonomous robotics in security and surveillance
Boise, ID – July 11, 2016 – Cradlepoint, the global leader in software-defined 4G LTE network solutions for enterprises, announced today its role as a founding technology sponsor of the Robolliance Program. The initiative is a forum for technology partners and industry experts in robotics, surveillance, and security to advance the understanding and awareness of the autonomous robotics marketplace. Cradlepoint will lend its expertise in cloud, SDN, and LTE connectivity to collaborate with other technology leaders and progress capabilities in security robotics.
“We are thrilled to have a robust group of thought leaders as founding technology sponsors of the Robolliance Program,” said Alice DiSanto, director of marketing for Sharp Robotics Business Development. “Cradlepoint’s leadership in 4G LTE connectivity and SDN will provide valuable insight into how to best ensure seamless, secure connectivity in robotics as we look to grow applications across the security industry.”
Advancements in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, the Internet of Things (IoT), and autonomous robotics are creating new opportunities to connect people, places, and things. Enterprises are adopting M2M, IoT, and robotic strategies to realize more efficient operations, reduced costs, and improved accuracy, allowing them to better meet customer demands and more quickly reach business goals. Cradlepoint’s LTE approach, combined with SDN, makes it simpler for enterprises to realize these benefits wherever their machines, devices, or robotic technologies need to go.
“Cradlepoint’s software-defined LTE solutions enable enterprises to realize always-on connectivity, whether they need to connect remote office locations to the corporate WAN, support a fleet of buses with in-vehicle networks, or implement the next innovative application for robotic surveillance,” said Ian Pennell, CMO, Cradlepoint. “We look forward to collaborating with the Robolliance technology community to further enhance network capabilities and efficiencies. We are proud to be aligned with other forward-thinking companies that are embracing the new era of connectivity and networking.”
Cradlepoint is the global leader in software-defined 4G LTE network solutions. Enterprise adoption of cloud, mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies is driving the need for always-on connectivity for people, places and things anywhere. Cradlepoint’s cloud-based platform combines software-defined networking and radio technologies with virtualized services to deliver 4G LTE and overlay networks that are secure end-to-end, agile to deploy and ultra-reliable. Over 15,000 enterprise, SMB and government customers around the world rely on Cradlepoint to keep their critical sites, remote workforces, vehicles, assets and machines always connected and protected. Founded in 2006, Cradlepoint is a privately held company headquartered in Boise, Idaho, with offices in Silicon Valley, Canada and the UK. Learn more at cradlepoint.com or follow us on Twitter @cradlepoint.
Ashley Baster Schulte