6WIND Wins 4GWE Wireless LTE Visionary Award


Packet processing leader recognized for creating innovative solutions in support of wireless broadband evolution

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 6WIND, the leading provider of commercial packet processing solutions, today announced it has won the 4GWE Wireless LTE Visionary Award for its software solution, 6WINDGate™. The award recognizes companies that demonstrate the vision and ability to deliver solutions that advance the future of mobile broadband.

“Winning companies have developed LTE-advancing technologies and have proven their commitment to the future of these technologies,” said Carl Ford, co-founder and community developer, Crossfire Media. “Winners, like 6WIND, will be the innovators to watch for the next evolution of solutions.”

“We are honored to be recognized for our contribution to advancing LTE technologies,” said Eric Carmès, CEO of 6WIND. “6WIND developed the 6WINDGate software solution specifically to enable our clients to deliver maximum performance from the next generation of wireless broadband services.”

6WIND’s software delivers a 10x improvement in packet processing performance, enabling LTE equipment suppliers to increase the throughput of their products while improving their energy efficiency. Accelerated software functions, like 6WINDGate, that address the specific needs of wireless infrastructure, are critical to LTE providers as they address the scalability and performance challenges of LTE core network elements.

The LTE Visionary Award is sponsored by the Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) and Crossfire Media, and presented by 4G Wireless Evolution.

For more information about 6WIND, please visit www.6wind.com.

About 6WIND

6WIND provides high-performance packet processing software solutions used by leading suppliers of networking equipment, telecommunications infrastructure and security. The company’s 6WINDGate™ solution eliminates up to twelve months from clients’ product development cycles, while maximizing the performance of their multi-core platforms. To ensure the availability of a complete system-level ecosystem, 6WIND partners with industry-leading suppliers of board-level products, operating systems and embedded software products worldwide. 6WIND is a privately owned company based near Paris, France with a US subsidiary in California, sales and support office in Asia, and an R&D center in Beijing, China. For more information, please visit www.6wind.com.


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