Posts tagged with: Cradlepoint

Ericsson preps for expanded enterprise push

The strong upswing of 5G deployments is likely to flatten out in coming years, according to Ericsson chief executive Börje Ekholm, who said the vendor plans to focus expanding more deeply into the enterprise space – a market it expects...

Private networks help companies go green

Private wireless networks are helping companies conserve energy and reduce their carbon footprints by giving them more control over power consumption. By using cellular networks to monitor and control HVAC equipment, enterprises are realizing immediate savings in energy use. Ericsson was one...

Ericsson’s network business shines in Q1

Ericsson’s network business helped drive double-digit organic sales growth in the first quarter, and the Swedish vendor is preparing for more 5G deployments later this year and in 2022. Börje Ekholm, president and CEO of Ericsson, noted increased R&D investments...

AT&T starts offering 5G fixed wireless for business customers

5G fixed wireless service is on the table for AT&T business customers, the carrier announced Wednesday. The added capability comes alongside new fixed wireless routers from Sierra Wireless and Ericsson’s Cradlepoint that are available starting in April. 5G fixed wireless...

Ericsson’s profits soar on 5G, cautions about China

Ericsson saw sales and profits rise in the fourth quarter, with 5G rollouts and market share gains driving growth for the Swedish vendor’s networks division. For the full year 2020 Ericsson’s operating margin was 12.5%, hitting its target range two years...

Ericsson targets enterprise with $1.1B Cradlepoint acquisition

Swedish telecom equipment giant Ericsson is acquiring U.S.-based Cradlepoint for $1.1 billion, as it looks to expand its presence and accelerate 5G adoption in the enterprise market. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, Cradlepoint is one of the leaders in the cellular-based...