This award is a testament of WiChorus' leadership in 4G edge and core, capabilities of its world-class team and the innovations it offers with its SmartCore platforms.
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 7, 2008
WiChorus announced today that its Mobile Internet Gateway Solution won the Best of WIMAX World 2008 Award for System Design. The annual awards recognize leaders in the development and deployment of WiMAX technologies, and were presented at an awards ceremony on October 1, 2008, during the WiMAX World USA Conference and Expo. The awards were presented by xchange Magazine and Yankee Group and judged by an independent panel of WiMAX industry experts.
"WiChorus is honored to be selected as winner of this prestigious award for our SmartCore Mobile Internet Gateway, an important part for the overall success of WiMAX networks with advanced capabilities at a lower cost," said Rehan Jalil, president and CEO of WiChorus. "This award is a testament of WiChorus' leadership in 4G edge and core, capabilities of its world-class team and the innovations it offers with its SmartCore platforms."
WiChorus' Mobile Internet Gateway is a first of its kind solution integrating all of the WiMAX edge and core functions necessary to deploy NWG-compliant Mobile WiMAX networks in a single feature-rich platform with industry-leading performance, providing a cost-effective entry-level solution for operators. Functions supported include ASN Gateway, Home Agent, AAA (Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting), peer-to-peer traffic management, advanced charging, policy control, lawful intercept and security. While simplifying initial deployments, the Mobile Internet Gateway also provides a smooth migration path towards larger networks over time.
Based upon WiChorus' SmartCore platform, its WiMAX Mobile Internet Gateway offers value-added content management capabilities that allow operators to identify and monitor network content at a very granular level, including difficult to track peer-to-peer applications. Operators can define standard policies across their network for controlling and managing network resources based on this content to ensure equitable access amongst their paying subscribers. This network intelligence can also be used to support unique content-based services through differentiated QoS and accounting.
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WiChorus is the leading provider of highly intelligent, scalable core platforms for 4G networks. Its SmartCore platforms enable operators to deploy smart WiMAX and LTE networks with advanced service and subscriber management, content management, and network optimizations, and to monetize the Internet for increased ARPU and profitability. Through its One Open WiMAX initiative, WiChorus has accelerated the availability of an end-to-end open WiMAX ecosystem, ensuring service providers have the option to combine best-of-breed solutions, like its market-leading Intelligent ASN Gateway and Home Agent products. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., WiChorus is backed by leading Silicon Valley investors Redpoint Ventures, Accel Partners, and Mayfield Fund. For more information, please visit http://www.wichorus.com.
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About WiMAX World Conference & Expo:
WiMAX World Conference & Expo is the largest event series in the world focused on WiMAX and mobile broadband. WiMAX World Conference & Expo is dedicated to providing a balanced view of where WiMAX stands today and what role it will play in the future of one of the fastest-growing market segments in the world -- wireless and mobile broadband. WiMAX World incorporates all of today's converging and diverging issues surrounding WiMAX and mobile broadband. WiMAX World provides a comprehensive view of all the related technologies, as well as regulatory and spectrum challenges, and the business opportunities and risks as they relate to all the key constituencies involved in this critical marketplace. In 2008, WiMAX World is being produced in Asia, Europe and the United States. For more information, visit http://www.wimaxworld.com.