Wireless™, developer of wireless solutions for energy
automation and M2M communications, announced today that it has been
recognized by this year's Fierce Innovation Awards: Energy Edition, a
unique industry awards program powered by the publishers of FierceEnergy
and FierceSmartGrid. On-Ramp Wireless received top honors in
the "Communications" category, as well as an overall award of "Best in
Show: Most Efficient Cost Saver," for its innovative, industry-leading
Total Reach Network.
The On-Ramp Total Reach Network was purpose-built to power wide-area
machine-to-machine (M2M) communication for connecting the Internet of
Things. On-Ramp's patented Random Phase Multiple Access™
(RPMA) technology delivers advancements in receiver sensitivity that
enables the unmatched coverage, capacity and cost advantages of the
Total Reach Network. As the demand for smart metering, grid automation,
distribution monitoring and management and other applications grows,
On-Ramp offers one of the only wireless communication solutions that can
handle multiple applications on a single network, even if the assets are
remote or underground.
"Today's recognition from the Fierce Innovation Awards is further
validation of the innovative technology that powers On-Ramp's Total
Reach Network," said Dr. Ted Myers, co-founder and chief technology
officer, On-Ramp Wireless. "We are honored to stand out among some of
the industry's most advanced and powerful solutions, and look forward to
expanding our solution to new markets that need to connect their devices
and improve efficiencies."
Jason Nelson, Publisher of FierceEnergy and FierceSmartGrid says,
"Our awards program isa celebration of the work that innovative
companies are doing to develop the technologies that will propel the
power industry into the future. We were thrilled to offer the companies
developing these products an unparalleled opportunity to have their
services reviewed by utility industry decision-makers."
Judges evaluated submissions based on technology innovation, financial
impact, market validation, ability to integrate into existing power
infrastructures, and end-user customer experience. Winners were selected
by an exclusive panel of judges including Robert Hance, president & CEO,
Midwest Energy Cooperative; Ted Reguly, director of customer programs &
projects, San Diego Gas & Electric; and Cheri Warren, vice president,
asset management, National Grid.
To learn more about On-Ramp Wireless, visit http://www.onrampwireless.com/.
About On-Ramp Wireless
On-Ramp Wireless has developed the first wireless system purpose-built
to efficiently connect billions of hard-to-reach devices in metro scale
and other challenging environments. The On-Ramp Wireless Total Reach
Network enables low-power monitoring and management applications within
Smart Grid, oil and gas operations, water efficiency, industrial
sensing, and location tracking. For more information, visit http://www.onrampwireless.com/
or follow us @onrampwireless.
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