Celona Joins Cradlepoint’s Technology Alliances Partner

CUPERTINO, CA and BOISE, Idaho, May 6, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Selona, ​​a pioneer in private 5G solutions, and Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud networking solutions, announced today that they have teamed up to expand corporate connectivity. for underserved locations that now require the highest levels of predictable wireless network performance. As a partner of the Cradlepoint Technology Alliance, Celona is working with Cradlepoint to enable a new generation of digital business initiatives in the enterprise and public segments.

“The rapid adoption of private LTE and 5G technologies is transforming corporate connectivity,” said Özer Dondurmaçmaoglu, Celona’s vice president of marketing. “As organizations invest in the network systems and applications on which their business relies, they need the assurance that these investments pay off. As a partner of Cradlepoint, we strive to provide our joint customers with predictable wireless connectivity by translating their existing connected device infrastructure into a private cellular network. “

Celona has integrated its patented MicroSlicing technology with Cradlepoint NetCloud to provide application-specific performance guarantees for connecting vital enterprise systems such as CCTV cameras, IoT sensor infrastructures, automated controlled vehicles and more.

As a result, the combined solution provides lower total cost of ownership (TCO), eliminating the need for costly cabling requirements and providing cable-like performance for core business applications on corporate wireless networks with a guaranteed SLA (Level Agreement). of the service) for latency, bandwidth and packet error rates.

The joint solution combines the critically acclaimed private architecture of Celona’s mobile network, which uses unlicensed cellular spectrum, with the flexibility of Cradlepoint NetCloud and their LTE / 5G routers, which seamlessly connect to both private networks and public carriers. When equipped with a Celona SIM card, Cradlepoint routers seamlessly connect Wi-Fi or Ethernet endpoint devices to Celona’s private mobile network, acting as an output signal to transfer critical traffic from applications to a private cellular network and then to the corporate network. .

“The rapid growth of private mobile networks – driven by the availability of CBRS and other shared spectrum options available worldwide – underscores the growing role that cellular wireless technology plays in enterprise networking strategies,” said John Nye, director of Technology Alliances and Partnerships. in Cradlepoint. “Partnering with Celona means we can now offer our customers solutions that meet their specific needs for enterprise-friendly support, manageability and interoperability.”

Cradlepoint is the market leader in cellular wireless connectivity solutions, offering a wide range of 4G LTE and 5G routers to support both public and private mobile networks. Celona has developed the industry’s first vertically integrated private LTE / 5G solution, giving businesses everything they need to deploy a private mobile network with a cloud architecture that easily integrates with any existing enterprise IT infrastructure environment.

The joint solution will be available from June 2021. To see everything in action, visit https://celona.io/cradlepoint.

About Selona
Celona, ​​the corporate 5G company, is focused on accelerating the adoption of business-critical enterprise wireless applications and helping organizations implement a new generation of digital business initiatives. Taking advantage of the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) in the United States, Celona’s solution architecture is designed to automate the deployment of cellular wireless technologies by corporate organizations and their technology partners. For more information, please visit celona.io and follow Selona on Twitter @celonaio.

About Cradlepoint
Cradlepoint is a world leader in cloud providers of 4G and 5G wireless networking solutions. The Cradlepoint NetCloud ™ platform and cellular routers provide widespread, secure and software-defined Wireless WAN an end to connecting people, places and things – everywhere. More than 25,000 companies and government agencies around the world, including many Global 2000 organizations and leading public sector agencies, rely on Cradlepoint to keep mission-critical sites, outlets, field forces, vehicles and IoT connected at all times. devices. Cradlepoint was founded in 2006, acquired by Ericsson in 2020, and today operates as a stand-alone subsidiary within Ericsson Business Technologies and New Business. Cradlepoint is headquartered in Boise, Idaho, with development centers in Silicon Valley and India and international offices in the United Kingdom and Australia. www.cradlepoint.com

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