Saguna gets Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award

Saguna Networks Ltd, a provider of multi-access edge computing (MEC), has been awarded the Frost & Sullivan 2017 New Product Innovation Award in the European edge computing industry, the company said.

The report recognizes that the Saguna Open-RAN MEC solution improves customers´ quality of experience by providing Web services with high bandwidth, low-latency communication to mobile users, and connected things.

In addition, Frost & Sullivan notes that the solution´s fully virtualized software architecture truly makes networks more agile and helps the transition to network function virtualization (NFV) by using more economical, commercial off-the-shelf hardware. The advanced solution supports mobile core issues, including billing, encryption, and lawful interception. In addition, the solution enables third-party services to pass along novel data applications, such as location-based services, maps, online payments, and streaming.

Frost & Sullivan recognizes companies for its Best Practices Awards for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development.

Saguna Networks, a leader and pioneer of MEC, makes mobile broadband faster, simpler, and more economical with smart NFV software solutions. Based on the ETSI MEC standard, Saguna´s Open-RAN platform enables mobile operators to deploy quickly and effectively new revenue generating services.