HUNT VALLEY, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: TESS), a leading provider of solutions required to build, use and maintain wireless systems, today announced the winners of “Most Innovative Products” that will be featured at the TESSCO ONE Wireless Innovation Showcase 2016, February 23-24, at the University of Phoenix Stadium. Register now to attend and explore the innovations offered by TESSCO Your Total Source® for Making Wireless Work.
More than 90 manufacturers are participating in this premier wireless industry event. Numerous products from exhibiting companies were submitted for consideration as “Most Innovative” in the backhaul, IoT, testing and maintenance, WiFi, base station, in vehicle and critical communications, enhancing cellular coverage and capacity (ECCC), mobile device and accessories, and RMC solution areas. TESSCO’s panel of expert judges selected six companies to receive the award.
Winner: Incipio - COMMANDKIT – Wireless Smart Outlet with Metering
and Wireless Light Bulb Adapter with Dimming
The Incipio CommandKit Wireless Smart Outlet with Metering & Wireless Smart Light Bulb Adapter is a new way to make any home a smart home. Users can now experience plug and play home automation with virtually zero configuration using Apple's HomeKit technology. Together with the Incipio CommandKit App, its adapters integrate with a variety of home appliances giving users the ability to wirelessly control all of their outlet powered devices at home or away.
Winner: Newmar – BDS DIN-UPS / Battery Detection System
This innovative product powers bi-directional antennas (BDA) utilized in public safety communications, provides battery back-up power, and gives preemptive alarm outputs on the power system status and battery back-up capacity. It is the only BDS DC power product that is fully compliant with the latest NFPA 1221 standard for in building public safety radio.
Winner: Radwin – RADWIN 5000 JET/ A next generation Point-to-
The RADWIN 5000 JET is a game changing solution for wireless broadband access, addressing the need for the highest actual capacity for longer range, while drastically reducing the amount of frequency spectrum needed for deployments. It’s a disruptive point-to-multipoint solution incorporating a smart, beamforming antenna which mitigates interference and enables operation in heavily congested unlicensed bands, licensed bands that lack available spectrum and in non-line-of-sight (NLOS) conditions.
Winner: Speck - Pocket VR with CandyShell GRIP
Experience virtual reality from your pocket with Pocket VR with CandyShell Grip, available for iPhone 6/6s and Samsung Galaxy S6. This virtual reality viewer provides a seamless, on-the-go VR experience with a compact and collapsible design. Not only will users be able to enjoy VR experiences from their personal smartphone, with the added benefit of CandyShell Grip’s award-winning protection. Pocket VR has a patent-pending design which allows it to fully collapse flat, allowing it to be easy to transport and share with friends. The collapsible design also offers protection for the lenses against dust and scratches. This is the only virtual reality viewer on the market that offers both phone protection (with our patented CandyShell Grip phone case) as well as lens protection.
Winner: SureCall –EZ4G Indoor Cell Phone Booster
SureCall's EZ 4G is a revolutionary plug and play cell phone signal booster, the first in the new "Easy Install" category. The SureCall EZ 4G's purpose is to deliver enhanced indoor cell phone signal coverage for clearer and more reliable voice and data performance. It does not require an outdoor antenna and only has one cable with set up time in as little as 15 minutes. The attractively designed EZ 4G incorporates SureCall's award winning, patented, five-band booster, and all carrier technology with clear reception at an affordable price.
Winner: Viavi – SmartOTDR
SmartOTDR is an affordable, easy-to-use device for technicians at any level, with robust wireless connectivity options that increase productivity anywhere. The device benefits contractors and service providers working in fiber fronthaul, backhaul, and access networks. SmartOTDR comes with all the essential tools a fiber technician uses on a daily basis; including an integrated light source, power meter, and optional visual fault locator. It also includes automated fiber inspection pass/fail analysis software so technicians equipped with a P5000i microscope can inspect end face quality and certify fiber connectors to industry standards.
“Congratulations to the winners of our 2016 TESSCO One Wireless Innovation Award winners. TESSCO ONE Wireless Innovation Showcase is the ‘ONE’ summit for professionals who build, maintain and use wireless voice, data and video systems,” said Robert Barnhill, Chairman and CEO of TESSCO. “These winners demonstrate the quality of solutions and products that are demonstrated at this conference.”
Manufacturers participating in TESSCO ONE include the following:
Infrastructure: Commscope, RFS, JMA, Laird, Smith Microwave, Taoglas, Ventev INFRA, weBoost, Amphenol Antenna, DDB, Digital Antenna, Duracomm, EMR Corp, Galtronics, Gamber Johnson, GE Critical Power, G-Wave, Havis, Kathrein, Larsen, Microsemi, Mobile Mark, Newmar, PCTEL, Ram-Mounts, RF Industries, Samlex, Sti-Co, Surecall, Times Microwave, Tripp Lite, Trylon, Westell
Installation Test & Maintenance: Bird, Keysight, Viavi, 3M, Ekahau, Meca, SAF
Mobile Device Accessories: Samsung , Otterbox, Belkin, Bodyguardz, Boombotix, Gadget-Guard, Incipio, Jabra, Moshi, Speck, UAG, Ventev MDA, Activeon, Ballistic, BEM, Evutec, Gabba Goods, Gigastone, Griffin, iQmetrix, LG, M-Edge, Monster, Mophie, Nite Ize, Scosche, Skech, Skullcandy, Spigen, Ted Baker, Zagg
Networking: Samsung, CalAmp, Cambium, Rajant, BridgeWave, Carber Power, Corning, DragonWave, Ericsson, Fastback, oxa, Multiplier, Rad, Radwin, SIAE, Sierra Wireless, Siklu
In addition to the exhibition showcase, there will be a full day of sessions on the most important topics in wireless. Register now to attend and explore the innovations offered by TESSCO Your Total Source® for Making Wireless Work. Visit www.tessco-one.com to learn more and register for this extraordinary event. Follow @TESSCOtech for live updates.
About TESSCO Technologies
TESSCO Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: TESS) makes wireless work. The convergence of wireless and the Internet is creating opportunities for new applications that revolutionize the way we live, work and play. TESSCO enables organizations to capitalize on these opportunities by supplying the knowledge, product and supply-chain solutions required to build, use, maintain and resell Cellular, Mobile Communications, Wi-Fi, Machine-to-Machine, Internet of Things, and Wireless Backhaul systems.