Powerwave Technologies Wins 18th Annual High-Tech Innovation Awards for Telecommunications Excellence
Wednesday, June 15th, 2011
Santa Ana, Calif. – The Triple Broadband Antenna Family from Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PWAV) has won the Telecommunications Category of the 2011 TechAmerica Orange County High-Tech Innovation Awards.
The premier business event, held June 9, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency in Irvine, California, celebrated excellence and achievement in Orange County’s technology industry. TechAmerica annually honors local companies, individuals and products that drive innovation. Powerwave’s antenna products bested several other solutions in telecommunications category. Company CEO Ronald J. Buschur was also a finalist in the category of Outstanding CEO.
As wireless carriers race to roll out 4G networks to meet consumer demand, they must upgrade their existing cell sites. Powerwave takes a leadership role as a comprehensive supplier of all equipment necessary for carriers to deploy these networks quickly and commercially. Combining 2G / 3G and 4G frequency bands on a single antenna, the Powerwave Triple Broadband Antenna Family was designed to maximize performance, lower operating costs and reduce environmental impact. It delivers more functionality within a smaller footprint, using fewer components and offering higher reliability, faster installation and reduced maintenance for carriers than other antennas. Powerwave’s antennas improve user experience, causing fewer dropped calls during peak usage times.
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. LTE is a registered trademark of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute. Other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective owners.
TechAmerica is the leading voice for the US technology industry – the driving force behind productivity growth and jobs creation in the United States and the foundation of the global innovation economy. Representing approximately 1,000 member companies of all sizes from the public and commercial sectors of the economy, it is the industry’s largest advocacy organization and is dedicated to helping members’ top and bottom lines. TechAmerica is also the technology industry’s only grassroots-to-global advocacy network, with offices in state capitals around the United States, Washington, DC, Europe (Brussels) and Asia (Beijing). It was formed by the merger of AeA (formerly the American Electronics Association), the Cyber Security Industry Alliance (CSIA), the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA) and the Government Electronics & Information Technology Association (GEIA).