PoLTE names former T-Mobile executive as CTO

PoLTE Corporation, provider of advanced location solutions for a hyper-connected world, has announced that former T-Mobile executive Ed Chao joined the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), the company said.

The company also completed a multi-million-dollar Series A Funding round which was oversubscribed due to investor interest.

Chao brings more than 25 years of wireless industry and technology leadership experience to PoLTE. His core responsibilities will include driving the execution of PoLTE´s technology strategy and roadmap, while also building relationships with key strategic partners.

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, PoLTE is a software company offering a virtual location platform and a robust portfolio of patented location technologies for today´s hyper-connected world. Leveraging LTE, the most globally ubiquitous signal available, PoLTE´s cloud-based platform is capable of persistently and ubiquitously tracking the position of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) devices (including those constrained by size, cost and power consumption) in real-time as they move seamlessly between outdoor and indoor environments. This method improves accuracy upwards of 10X over other methods and eliminates the need for multiple physical radios and chipsets (GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth). To learn more, visit www.PoLTE.com.