Cradlepoint Participates in Major Vendor Demonstrations and Exhibits of 5G, IoT, Private LTE and Public Safety Solutions at Mobile World Congress Barcelona

Cradlepoint’s wireless edge routers power enterprise and public safety demos at Microsoft and Kymeta stands; also highlights IoT at Ericsson and ‘Pathway to 5G’ at Nokia stands

BOISE, Idaho – Feb. 22, 2019 - Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G wireless network edge solutions, today announced it is participating in live demonstrations with Microsoft and Kymeta to highlight enterprise IoT and wireless access solutions for public safety, respectively, at Mobile World Congress Barcelona, Feb. 25 - 28. Cradlepoint IoT and ‘Pathway to 5G’ solutions will also be on display at the Ericsson and Nokia stands as part of their solution ecosystems.                                                                

“We are thrilled to have Cradlepoint play a role in a such a wide array of 5G, IoT and Private LTE exhibits at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona,” commented George Mulhern, chairman and chief executive officer at Cradlepoint. “The excitement surrounding these wireless technologies is not limited to the show. We see a similar response every day from the customers we talk with regarding the expanding role wireless is playing in their branch, mobile, and IoT networks.”

Cradlepoint is collaborating with Microsoft to demonstrate its recently announced integration with the Azure IoT Central platform at Microsoft’s stand (Hall 3, Stand 3N10). The live demonstration will feature a mobile phone charging kiosk for attendees connected directly to Azure IoT Central by a Cradlepoint router running NetCloud Edge Connector. The demo will highlight how the combined solution simplifies the process of building, deploying and managing IoT applications and devices—without specialized IT skills.  

5G and IoT are also expected to garner major interest at this year’s Mobile World Congress. Nokia is including a Cradlepoint 5G-Ready router solution as part of their ecosystem display and Ericsson is expected to show Cradlepoint as part of their IoT solutions.

For more information on Cradlepoint Gigabit-Class LTE edge solutions click here.

For more information on Microsoft Azure IoT Central, visit: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/iot-central/

About Cradlepoint

Cradlepoint is the global leader in cloud-delivered wireless edge solutions for branch, mobile, and IoT networks. The Cradlepoint NetCloud service, based on the Elastic Edge™ vision, delivers agile, pervasive, and software-driven wireless WANs built on LTE and 5G services to connect people, places and things everywhere with resiliency, security, and control. More than 25,000 enterprise and government organizations around the world, including 75 percent of the world’s top retailers, 50 percent of the Fortune 100, and first responder agencies in 10 of the largest U.S. cities, rely on Cradlepoint to keep critical branches, points of commerce, field forces, vehicles, and IoT devices always connected and protected. Major service providers use Cradlepoint wireless solutions as the foundation for innovative managed network services. Founded in 2006, Cradlepoint is a privately held company headquartered in Boise, Idaho, with a development center in Silicon Valley and international offices in the UK and Australia.

Learn more at cradlepoint.com or follow us on Twitter @cradlepoint. 

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