Novatel Wireless and Keysight Technologies Demonstrate Gigabit LTE Mobile Hotspot

Novatel Wireless, Inc. — an Inseego Corp. company (Nasdaq:INSG) and provider of mobile broadband and connected solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) — and Keysight Technologies, Inc. have announced the successful demonstration of 1.2 Gbps downlink throughput on Novatel Wireless´ next-generation MiFi, an industry-first Cat 18 LTE mobile hotspot, at Mobile World Congress Americas in San Francisco, the company said.

Using Keysight´s UXM E7515A Wireless Test Sets configured for three Component Carriers of 20 MHz, 256 QAM and 4×4 MIMO, the demonstration of 1.2 Gbps downlink data throughput at the physical layer shows that the maximum throughput possible with Cat 18 can be achieved with Novatel Wireless´ design.

Inseego is a global provider of MiFi®-branded intelligent wireless solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market and software-as-a-service (SaaS) and solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT). The company sells its telematics solutions under the Ctrack brand, including its fleet management, asset tracking and monitoring, stolen vehicle recovery, and usage-based insurance platforms. Inseego North America (formerly Feeney Wireless) also sells business connectivity solutions and device management. The company is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Keysight Technologies is a technology company that helps its engineering, enterprise and service provider customers optimize networks and bring electronic products to market faster and at a lower cost. Keysight´s solutions go where the electronic signal goes, from design simulation, to prototype validation, to manufacturing test, to optimization in networks and cloud environments. Customers span the worldwide communications ecosystem, aerospace and defense, automotive, energy, semiconductor and general electronics end markets. Keysight generated revenues of USD 2.9B in fiscal year 2016. In April 2017, Keysight acquired Ixia, a provider of network test, visibility and security. More information is available at