WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 31, 2012) – The Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI) today announced the addition of Cambium Networks, a global provider of innovative data, voice and video connectivity solutions, to its Board of Directors.
February 1, 2012
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 31, 2012) – The Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI) today announced the addition of Cambium Networks, a global provider of innovative data, voice and video connectivity solutions, to its Board of Directors. Representing the company on the WCAI Board is Tony Cecchin, Vice President, Product and Business Operations.
“Cambium Networks recognizes WCAI’s commitment to advancing opportunities and awareness for the wireless broadband industry, and I’m honored to be joining the WCAI board to help the organization promote its mission of transcending the barriers to wireless broadband adoption worldwide,” said Mr. Cecchin. “Along with WCAI’s strong network of broadband service providers, we are eager to bring our expertise and experience to the table and contribute to shaping the direction of our industry.”
Cambium Networks provides wireless connectivity solutions broadband operators and resellers trust to communicate their critical business information. Leveraging the rich history of Canopy and Orthogon technology, Cambium Networks’ solutions have a successful track record of delivering secure, reliable data, voice and video communications in some of the toughest RF environments. With one of the industry’s most comprehensive portfolios of point-to-point and point-to-multipoint products, Cambium’s solutions support a wide array of applications including lease line replacement, last mile access, video surveillance, disaster response and land mobile radio backhaul.
“We are pleased that Mr. Cecchin will lend his talent and energy to the WCAI Board,” said WCAI President and CEO Fred Campbell. “Cambium Networks is a wireless broadband innovator that is working to bridge the divide between licensed and unlicensed networks.”
Cambium will participate at the 4GWE Conference & Expo held Feb. 1-3, 2012 in Miami, FL. Derek Underwood, Sr. Market Development Manager, will address the 4G backhaul challenges operators face today and offer solutions during a panel on Feb. 1, entitled “What to Do About 4G Backhaul?” For more information, please see the agenda.Register with discount code “WCAI” and save 20%!
About Cambium Networks:
Cambium Networks, formerly part of Motorola Solutions, provides world-class wireless broadband and microwave solutions for service providers, military, government, municipal and enterprise customers around the world. It currently has more than 3.5 million products deployed in thousands of networks in over 150 countries, with its innovative technologies providing reliable, secure, cost-effective connectivity that’s easy to deploy and proven to deliver outstanding metrics. Cambium’s ecosystem of partners, development engineers, and support teams work together to design and deliver innovative, forward-looking solutions that provide data, voice and video connectivity when and where it’s needed.
About Tony Cecchin:
An industry visionary, Tony Cecchin is a 28-year veteran of the international telecommunications industry and now serves as a Director on the WCAI Board. He has an exceptional track record of leading global business operations in a number of highly successful organizations. Before joining Cambium Networks, Tony was general manager of the Canopy products organization within Motorola Solutions and was a key member of the management team in the divestiture process of the Canopy and Orthogon businesses.
About the Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI):
The Wireless Communications Association International is the global trade association of the wireless broadband industry. We are a technology-neutral, non-profit organization committed to advancing economic opportunity for the wireless broadband industry worldwide by:
Promoting favorable governmental regulatory environments;
Collecting and disseminating relevant economic and regulatory information; and
Establishing and enhancing industry best practices.
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