The PMP 450m with cnMedusa™ Massive MU-MIMO technology wireless broadband connectivity solution was recently announced as the winner of the 2019 Chicago Innovation Award. The Chicago Innovation Awards, celebrating its 18th year, is the Chicago region’s foremost recognition of the most innovative new products or services brought to market each year. Cambium Networks is greatly honored to win this award.
This technology is important to the City of Chicago in terms of the significant business and careers that it brings to the metropolitan area. “450 organizations nominated for this year’s awards,” said Luke Tanen, Executive Director of the Chicago Innovation Awards. “As a group, these nominees generated over $13.9 billion in new revenues from their new products and services, along with the creation of 1001 patents. The 25 winners represent the best from this very impressive group.” All of the 2019 winners are listed here, and the Cambium Networks page is here.
The technology is also important to the rest of the world. For those who are not familiar with the PMP 450m, With the PMP 450m, network operators around the world are now able to expand their coverage and capacity to meet the demand for streaming video and data transfer. Massive Multi-User MIMO technology allows fixed wireless network operators to offer industry-leading cost, scalability and reach advantages – particularly in traditionally underserved areas – with speeds and reliability exceeding wired networks. This capability allows people in nearly any location to experience the media-rich content they expect, even in sparsely populated and difficult to reach areas of the world.
The Chicago Innovation Award is a great honor and a recognition of the hard work in every phase of our business, including technology research, manufacturing and operations, product management, sales, and support. It reflects how we listen to customer feedback, consider alternatives, and deliver on our commitments. We are very fortunate to have amazing people in Cambium Networks and they inspire each other to create amazing innovations.
Cambium Networks will continue to work closely with service providers, enterprise leaders and industrial network operators to pursue the continuous evolution of wireless broadband connectivity.