SkyCross Receives 2014 Mobility Tech Zone LTE Visionary Award

Dual iMAT Antenna Solution Honored For Its Ability to Help Mobile Operators Support Growing Data Demands 

SAN JOSE, Calif. – August 7, 2014 – SkyCross, a leading global designer and manufacturer of advanced antenna and RF solutions, announced today that its Dual iMAT antenna solution is a recipient of the 2014 Mobility Tech Zone LTE Visionary Award.

The LTE Visionary Awards recognize companies developing new technologies to support mobile operators’ LTE networks. The winners are companies that are making a documented impact in advancing LTE, such as developing solutions that facilitate the evolved packet core, delivering HetNet and small cell architectures, supporting network systems that enable complex applications, as well as those striving to increase data rates and network capacity. Contestants are evaluated based on their impact to expand reach and improve performance.

“SkyCross is honored to be recognized as a winner of the LTE Visionary Awards,” said Ben Naskar, CEO and chairman of SkyCross. “Our Dual iMAT antenna technology drastically improves data rates and overall performance for LTE devices while improving spectral efficiency, and we are excited about the role this product will play in helping carriers meet the immense global demand for high-speed wireless service.”

SkyCross Dual iMAT is the first-ever MIMO solution with more than 2 antennas for smartphones, and has achieved data rates approaching 600Mbps – more than 3X faster than today’s LTE mobile networks and devices. This revolutionary antenna innovation enables four or more antennas to fit into a smartphone form factor, while delivering sufficient isolation for MIMO (multiple input multiple output).

 “It is a pleasure to recognize SkyCross with this award. Their contribution toward the future of mobile broadband is noteworthy,” stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “I look forward to more innovation from SkyCross in the future.”

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 About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes multiple magazines including CUSTOMER, INTERNET TELEPHONY, M2M Evolution and Cloud Computing. TMCnet is read by more than 1.5 million unique visitors each month, and is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is also the producer of ITEXPO, the world’s leading B2B communications event, as well as industry events: M2M Evolution; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5; HTML5 Summit; Super Wi-Fi Summit, CVx; AstriCon; StartupCamp, and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

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About SkyCross

SkyCross is a leading global designer and manufacturer of advanced antenna and RF solutions.  SkyCross offers complete consultative RF design services and antenna solutions ranging from integrated modules, to traditional and advanced antenna solutions, to reference designs for advanced antenna and integrated RFFE solutions.  Its consultative RF design process combines industry-leading technology expertise with highly-experienced engineering to enable next-generation wireless solutions for mobile and connectivity applications.

The company is headquartered in San Jose, California, with full-service manufacturing facilities in South Korea and Greater China.  Additional information is available at

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