Other joint projects in the UK involving Global Reach and Ruckus Wireless include citywide Wi-Fi networks through Virgin Media Business that serve local businesses, residents and visitors in Leeds and Bradford.
Rob Mustarde, VP of Worldwide Marketing at Ruckus Wireless, said, "The carrier market requires a new class of Wi-Fi built for capacity and reliability. Ruckus has clearly innovated in these areas, and winning this prestigious industry award with Global Reach for the River Thames deployment is further proof of that."
The Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards, established in 2007, recognize innovative projects in the telecommunications industry globally, involving service providers and their technology suppliers.
ABOUT GLOBAL REACH TECHNOLOGY Headquartered in London, UK, Global Reach Technology is a leading provider of carrier grade public and private Wi-Fi across the UK. It has developed world leading software technology for providing secure fully managed Wi-Fi access across existing or new wireless infrastructures. Our versatile approach allows service providers and enterprises to swiftly roll out customised wireless or wired networks. Global Reach's customers include some of the largest UK Telecom companies, Transport for London and Birmingham airport. We provide white label solutions for airports, shopping centres, hospitals, universities, stadiums and retailers as well as other key transportation hubs. Along with Wi-Fi network deployments in UK, USA, Scandinavia, Spain and Asia, Global Reach provides a number of additional services including management of digital screens, IPCCTV, all run over the same controlled platform in real time.http://www.globalreach.eu.com ABOUT RUCKUS WIRELESSHeadquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) is a global supplier of advanced wireless systems for the rapidly expanding mobile Internet infrastructure market. The company offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor " Smart Wi-Fi" products to mobile carriers, broadband service providers, and corporate enterprises, and has approximately 24,400 end-customers worldwide. Ruckus technology addresses Wi-Fi capacity and coverage challenges caused by the ever-increasing amount of traffic on wireless networks due to accelerated adoption of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Ruckus invented and has patented state-of-the-art wireless voice, video, and data technology innovations, such as adaptive antenna arrays that extend signal range, increase client data rates, and avoid interference, ensuring consistent and reliable distribution of delay-sensitive multimedia content and services over standard 802.11 Wi-Fi. For more information, visit http://www.ruckuswireless.com. Ruckus, Ruckus Wireless, and ZoneFlex are trademarks of Ruckus Wireless, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other product or company names may be trademarks of their respective owners. Media ContactsMark Priscaro Ruckus Wireless firstname.lastname@example.org +1 925-367-5505 Sarah MarkhamGlobal Reach Technology Ltd. email@example.com +(0) 44 7711 057 121 Matt HumphriesBabel Public Relations firstname.lastname@example.org +1-44 (0) 207 434 5550 SOURCE Ruckus Wireless, Inc.