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Cradlepoint Co-Sponsors 'Pathway to 5G' Panel at Mobile World Congress Americas


Discussing the Enterprise Opportunity for 5G and the Pathway to the
WAN Edge of Tomorrow

the global leader in cloud-delivered 4G and 5G wireless network edge
solutions, announced today it is co-sponsoring a panel discussion with RCR
Wireless News
and will host a "Birds of a Feather" networking event
at the end of the first day of Mobile
World Congress Americas
. Experts from Verizon, Intel, AMD
Telemedicine, Ericsson North America and Telit, will join Cradlepoint to
discuss the advanced cellular services that will be rolled out on the
pathway to 5G, and their implications on next-generation enterprise edge
networks. The event will be held minutes away from the convention center
at Rosa Mexicano, 800 West Olympic Blvd., in downtown Los Angeles, on
Wednesday, September 12, 6-9 p.m. PT.

The annual Mobile World Congress Americas is an international gathering
of innovative minds and industry leaders that come together with the
goal of creating a better future through mobile technology. With an
increasing number of 5G trials underway around the world, this year's
event goes beyond the technology to explore the ways that 5G services
will transform how people live, work and play.

Cradlepoint is co-sponsoring the panel discussion with RCR Wireless News
to highlight—to carriers and enterprises alike—the compelling
opportunity for advanced 4G and 5G services within the enterprise.
Insights from the discussions will enable businesses to develop new
applications and transform others to create the wireless WAN edge of
tomorrow. Cradlepoint will also be exhibiting at booth S.3046.

"Much of the excitement surrounding 5G to date has been on consumer use
cases. However, 5G and the advanced 4G LTE capabilities deployed along
the way promise to unleash a wealth of new business applications and use
cases while transforming the WAN edge," said Lindsay Notwell, SVP 5G
strategy & global carrier operations, Cradlepoint. "We are thrilled by
the assembled panel of industry experts that share in the promise of 5G
for enterprise customers, and we look forward to a spirited and
informative exchange of information, insights and perspectives."

"5G is going to be disruptive and transformational for the carrier
networks and vertical markets alike," said Jeff Mucci, CEO of RCR
Wireless News. "The strength of an event like Mobile World Congress
Americas is that it brings together so many diverse industry leaders
that share a belief in a better future through mobile technology. It
also provides a unique opportunity for industry leaders like Cradlepoint
to offer their expert viewpoints, and dig much deeper into the
technology, including how it will impact the WAN of the future."

"We are pleased to be a Cradlepoint partner and participate in the
upcoming panel discussion on the implications of advanced 4G LTE and 5G
technologies within the enterprise space," said Ken Bednasz, vice
president of application engineering at Telit. "Cradlepoint is a clear
leader in delivering advanced 4G LTE network solutions to enterprise
customers today, and we are excited to be partnering with them on
pioneering new solutions based on 4G LTE Advanced Pro today and 5G in
the future."

In addition to co-sponsoring the panel, Cradlepoint will be hosting a
"Birds of a Feather" networking happy hour immediately afterward.

Panel details:

5G In the Enterprise: Pathway to the WAN Edge of Tomorrow

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 12, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.


  • Lindsay Notwell, SVP 5G Strategy & Global Carrier Operations,
  • Ken Bednasz, Vice President of Application Engineering, Telit
  • Justin Blair, Executive Director of Product Management, Verizon
  • Peter Linder, Head of 5G Marketing, Ericsson North America
  • Sarabijt Gosal, Segment Manager for uCPE, Intel
  • Eric Bacon, President, AMD Telemedicine


  • Sean Kinney, Editor in Chief, RCR Wireless News

Location: Rosa Mexicano, 800 West Olympic Blvd., downtown Los

For more information and to register for the event, please visit:

About Cradlepoint

Cradlepoint is the global leader in cloud-delivered wireless edge
solutions for branch, mobile, and IoT networks. The Cradlepoint Elastic
Edge™ vision—powered by NetCloud services—provides a blueprint for
agile, pervasive and software-driven wireless WANs that leverage 4G and
5G services to connect people, places and things everywhere with
resiliency, security, and control. More than 20,000 enterprise and
government organizations around the world, including 75 percent of the
world's top retailers, 50 percent of the Fortune 100, and first
responders 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.

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