Cradlepoint, a Boise, Idaho-based cloud-delivered 4G LTE – and soon 5G – wireless network edge solutions provider, as per recent reports last month at the at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 event, held from Monday, Feb. 25th, 2019 to Thursday, Feb. 28th, 2019, at the Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuïc, and La Farga L’Hospitalet in Barcelona, Spain, reportedly announced its partnership with Innominds to develop integrated connectivity, application, analytics, and device platforms for today’s Smart Cities, powered by Qualcomm enabled solutions.
The said Cradlepoint-Innominds partnership is expected to transform today’s Smart Cities with Software-Defined Wide-Area Networking (SD-WAN), Gigabit LTE and 5G technologies, big data analytics, real-time performance monitoring tools, and visualization solutions that can boost efficiencies and deliver an economic impact.
Ken Hosac, VP, IoT strategy & business development, Cradlepoint, said: “Today, Cradlepoint is helping over 5,500 public sector customers around the world leverage secure LTE connectivity with many of them delivering or planning Smart Cities initiatives”. Furthermore, Hosac added, “Utilizing advanced LTE and 5G connectivity technology from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and working with Innominds on IoT technology and integration services is enabling us to develop a new generation of simple, secure and software-defined Gigabit LTE and 5G connected solutions that will help cities deliver public services that improve the safety, convenience, and economy of their citizenry.”
Krishna Guda, president and chief strategy officer, Innominds, said: “Working with Cradlepoint enables Innominds to bring together leading-edge devices, application and analytics need to power the Smart Cities of the future”. Adding further Guda said, “Deepening our collaboration will ensure we stay at the forefront of developing wireless Smart Cities solutions that are simpler, smarter and more cost-effective.”