FierceWireless Names ExteNet Systems to the 2012 "Fierce 15" Wireless Companies List
About ExteNet Systems, Inc.
Lisle, IL – June 28, 2012 –
announced today that it has been designated as one of the top privately-held telecommunications companies of the
which named the company to its
list. The annual list celebrates the spirit of being “fierce” – championing innovation and creativity, even in the face of intense competition. FierceWireless editors’ evaluated hundreds of organizations, and found ExteNet Systems to be one of the “fiercest,” proven by their creativity and innovations in the marketplace.
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Wireless data usage has grown exponentially in the past few years due to changing user behavior, network advancements and the continued proliferation of devices like smartphones, tablets and laptops, which is placing increased stress on existing networks. Industry experts believe this is just the beginning. Further, in coming years, wireless data and video usage is expected to double annually. This growth is impeding the ability of macro cellular networks to provide adequate coverage and capacity, necessitating the need for distributed, small cell wireless networks to improve both outdoor and indoor coverage.
Sue Marek, Editor-in-Chief of FierceWireless explained why ExteNet Systems solutions are considered so critical and innovative, “ExteNet has been a pioneer and has played a critical role in the deployment of distributed communication networks, which help wireless carriers and venues extend and enhance wireless coverage and capacity in high usage and hard-to-reach areas.”
“We are honored to be recognized by FierceWireless,” said Ross Manire, ExteNet’s Chief Executive Officer. “We continue to make strides in deploying ExteNet’s advanced distributed network architecture (DNA) in outdoor areas and a vast variety of indoor venues. Our customers appreciate our unique ability to address their coverage and capacity needs in the most cost-efficient manner.”
Extenet Systems, Inc.
designs, installs, manages and maintains open, intelligent and distributed networks for use by wireless carriers. Using distributed antenna systems (DAS), ExteNet networks enhance coverage and capacity by providing superior wireless services in both outdoor and indoor markets. Primary markets addressed by ExteNet include outdoor distributed networks for use by wireless carriers, and a host of indoor verticals including sports and entertainment venues, commercial real estate, healthcare, higher education, hospitality and government agencies. ExteNet ranked 5th on the Wall Street Journal’s
"The Next Big Thing"
list of the top 50 venture-backed companies in 2011. For more information, visit
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