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2008 Wireless Broadband Innovation Awards - all official category WINNERS announced

(PresseBox) (London, ) London, UK - May 21, 2008 - we are excited to announce this years WBI Awards winners ! The WBI Awards is the only fully independent and globally oriented institution, that recognizes leadership and the very best in innovation for Wireless Broadband.

Leadership in Wireless Broadband need strategy, enthusiasm and honesty. They must inspire others to share their beliefs. Our Winners have these qualities in abundance. They have shown us how success can be achieved and they have shared their success with others, which is the true mark of a leader. Now we have the honour to make the 2008 winners for each of the seven award categories public. They excelled over 210 qualified submitted entries from more than 35 countries.

WBI Awards 2008 WINNERS + Finalists

Best WiFi Product or Service
- Moovbox M Series Mobile Broadband Gateway by Moovera Networks - WINNER
- Ekahau RTLS by Ekahau Inc.
- Ulwazi e-Learning Project South Africa AirMagnet Enterprise by AirMagnet

Best Wireless Broadband Mobility Solution
- UMA Technology by Kineto Wireless - WINNER
- m-View Mobile by Momentum Technologies Group
- M1 Broadband - Integrated solution by MobileOne Ltd
- Cairo Airport Ramp Management System by Appear Network

Best Wireless Broadband Security Innovation
- Gatekeeper Pico Pro by Yoggie Security Systems - WINNER
- Remote Access Point by Aruba Networks
- WirelessGRID Full-Duplex Backhaul Link by Airaya
- MEA technology Mesh Camera by Motorola Inc.

Best VoIP Product or Service
- fring by fringland Ltd - WINNER
- Velofone Mobile by Velofone Limited
- CX94615 High Speed ADSL2plus Chipset with WLAN/VoIP by Conexant Systems, Inc.
- BroadWorks Anywhere by BroadSoft

Best WIMAX Product or Service
- The WiMAX Network of Castilla y Leon in Spain by Alvarion - WINNER
- Motorola WiMAX CPEi 750 Desktop CPE by Motorola Inc PC6532 (WiMAX) and PC6209 (HSPA) femtocell reference designs by picoChip
- Lime Microsystems multi-standard transciever design by Lime Microsystems

Individual Achievement in Wireless Broadband
- Richard and Adrian Cunliffe, Founders BOZII Ltd - WINNER
- Roger B. Marks, Chair IEEE802.16 Working Group
- Tim Berners-Lee, W3C - Mobile Web Initiative
- Barry West, Sprint Nextel CTO and president, Xohm

Most Innovative Wireless Broadband Company
- BT - BTFON Community Project - WINNER
- Broadcom - BCM21551 3G Phone on a Chip
- Nokia Emerging Business Unit - Widsets
- Samsung Electronics - WiMAX portfolio

WBI Awards Ltd is a Birmingham, UK based independent institution, organising the hotly contested independent Awards for users and service providers of wireless broadband worldwide. The WBI Award categories cover excellence in service provision; in enterprise deployment by the end-user; in product development; and personal and corporate achievement. An independent judging panel has selected the winners, who have been announced on May 21st. 2008.

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