Encore Networks Joins CBRS Alliance

Encore Networks News Release


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Joins Industry Leaders Dedicated to the Adoption of the 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Service

Chantilly, VA – April 30, 2019
Encore Networks today announced they’ve joined the CBRS Alliance joining other industry leaders to promote 3.5 GHz network standards, drive LTE-based technology developments and promote business opportunities.

The CBRS Alliance supports the common interests of members, implementers and operators for the development, commercialization, and adoption of LTE solutions for the US 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Service. As a member, Encore will provide specific industry perspectives on applications and use cases for CBRS LTE solutions

“Our products support both the new 3.5 GHz LTE Band 48 as well as our traditional North America LTE carrier partner bands,” stated Peter Madsen, President of Encore Networks. “As a member of the CBRS Alliance, we will expand upon our designs and deliver industry leading hardened LTE solutions.”

The Encore EN-2000™ and EN-4000™ product suite supports commercial enterprise and industrial applications with the flexibility to utilize both CBRS and traditional 4G LTE services. From simple digital signage to complex utility SCADA networks, Encore provides resilient and secure communications.

“The CBRS Alliance recognizes that no one understands the private LTE networking needs of enterprises better that those who lead it and provide every day solutions,” stated Alan Ewing, CBRS Executive Director. “We are happy to welcome Encore Networks into our ranks bringing with them extensive experience and expertise in hardened LTE routing.”

About CBRS Alliance
The CBRS Alliance www.cbrsalliance.org believes that LTE-based solutions in the CBRS band, utilizing shared spectrum, can enable both in-building and outdoor coverage and capacity expansion at massive scale. In order to maximize CBRS’ full potential, the CBRS Alliance aims to enable a robust ecosystem towards making LTE-based CBRS solutions available. The mission of the CBRS Alliance is to evangelize LTE-based CBRS technology, use cases and business opportunities while simultaneously driving technology developments necessary to fulfill the mission, including multi-operator LTE capabilities. The Alliance will also establish an effective product certification program for LTE equipment in the US 3.5 GHz band ensuring multi-vendor interoperability.

About Encore Networks, Inc.
Encore Networks www.encorenetworks.com is a leading manufacturer of commercial enterprise and industrial hardened routers.  Encore Routers embed 4G cellular modems and feature IP, SSL, VPN, Firewall, Ethernet Switching, Legacy Copper Line POTS replacement, and serial data to IP interworking.   Made in the USA, Encore’s BANDIT™ and EN™ routers are purpose built for numerous Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and M2M applications including SCADA, Smart Grid, Security, Transportation, Lottery, Retail and Banking industries. Encore’s enCloud™ and enSite™ Management System enables users to manage, monitor and configure distributed enterprises from a central location either on premise or through the cloud. Encore enables companies to reduce total cost of ownership by reducing dependence on high cost wireline connections and converting them seamlessly to next generation cellular connections while protecting their embedded equipment investment.

Encore Networks Contact;
Scott Burk                                                
VP, Eastern Region Sales                     
703-318-4310
sburk@encorenetworks.com

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703-318-4366
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