Powerwave's Steve Sifferman to Speak at CommunicAsia 2010; Company Previews Broad Lineup of New Product Introductions
SANTA ANA, Calif. - Jun. 14, 2010 -
Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PWAV), a global leader in end-to-end wireless coverage and capacity solutions, today announced the company’s plans for the forthcoming CommunicAsia 2010, Asia’s most established and comprehensive communications and information technology event, taking place in Singapore June 15-18.
Powerwave will play an active role as a featured speaker at the event and also via the introduction of a broad new line up of products designed to help OEMs and operators develop and maintain robust and profitable next-generation wireless networks.
On Tuesday, June 15 at 12:30 p.m. local time, Steve Sifferman, Powerwave’s vice president of Advanced Radio Solutions, will speak on the topic of 4G Migration: The Value Proposition. During the presentation, which is part of the conference’s Next-generation Broadband Business Models track, Sifferman will speak to the various issues and rationale for 4G build-outs, and the role of 4G in shaping the emergence of converged networks, as well as the impact of 4G in driving the adoption of picocell technology, the growth of mobile video, and the widespread implementation of multimedia services.
Powerwave Previews New Products for Next-generation Network Excellence
Powerwave will be introducing a wide range of new solutions at CommunicAsia 2010. These include:
• Netway™ Vision remote site management solution for 3GPP LTE (Long Term Evolution), a complete operations and management (OAM) solution that enables operators to maximize return on investment of LTE wireless infrastructure by enabling network discovery, diagnosis and resolution from a centralized software interface in combination with network-aware hardware.
• The DAS and WiFi Performance Boost™ solution, which reduces loads on traditional cellular networks by offloading data onto WiFi networks within the specified coverage zone, providing additional capacity when existing spectrum is fully utilized.
• The Walk-in MicroFlex™ cabinet, a multi-purpose cell site enclosure that provides network operators and technicians with a flexible, weather proof, secure and compact housing solution for wireless infrastructure and other equipment with requisite accessibility for ease of maintenance.
“These new offerings build on our portfolio of proven infrastructure products, helping make the business of wireless more cost-effective, efficient, sustainable and aesthetically pleasing,” said Khurram P. Sheikh, chief product and development officer, Powerwave Technologies, Inc. “Our continuous innovation results in products that are smaller, smarter and incredibly flexible, enabling operators and OEMs to build robust wireless networks that better blend across urban and rural environments.”
In existence since 1979, last year the CommunicAsia conference and exhibition drew more than 37,000 show attendees from 10 countries. For more information on the event, please visit: www.communicasia.com.
About Powerwave Technologies
A global leader in end-to-end wireless coverage and capacity solutions, Powerwave Technologies, Inc. offers cutting edge wireless infrastructure to address the demands of enterprise and commercial customers. Powerwave offers a comprehensive suite of solutions, including Antennas, Base Station Solutions and Coverage Solutions. Powerwave’s product line supports all wireless network protocols and frequencies including Next Generation Networks in 4G technology such as WiMAX and LTE. Powerwave solutions, products and services also help wireless operators and OEMs reduce capital and operating expenses, speed rollout of services, improve coverage and capacity, and reduce environmental impact. For more information, visit us at www.powerwave.com. Powerwave, Powerwave Technologies and the Powerwave logo are registered trademarks of Powerwave Technologies, Inc.