FRISCO, TEXAS, Nov. 1, 2023—Boingo Wireless, a total connectivity provider of cellular distributed antenna systems (DAS), Wi-Fi and private networks, was named Mobile Broadband Solution of the Year and Small Cell Technology Solution Provider of the Year in the annual Mobile Breakthrough Awards. Boingo was honored for its converged, neutral host small cell deployments and cutting-edge military communication networks that feature Wi-Fi, private 5G, DAS and towers for fast, reliable connectivity.
“It’s an honor to earn industry recognition for the incredible work our teams are doing to bring high speed, dependable connectivity to venues, enterprises and military bases worldwide,” said Boingo Wireless CEO Mike Finley. “With unrelenting mobile demands, Boingo is pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with connectivity through converged cellular and Wi-Fi networks. Whether it’s hundreds of feet below ground at the nation’s busiest transit hubs, on remote U.S. military bases or in packed stadiums with over 60,000 fans, Boingo’s neutral host network solutions make seamless, reliable 5G and Wi-Fi possible.”
Next Generation Wireless for the U.S. Military
The U.S. Department of Defense is committed to ensuring soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines have connectivity. Boingo took home the Mobile Broadband Solution of the Year award for its role meeting connectivity demands of the U.S. military. As a trusted provider of next generation Wi-Fi and cellular networks, Boingo delivers internet connectivity at more than 85 Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy and Homeland Security Training Center locations worldwide. Boingo’s on-base networks are expertly engineered with a technology-agnostic architecture to connect troops and prioritize the needs of the mission on base. Networks are available base-wide, including on-base family housing, classrooms, training facilities and recreation centers. They are supported by a 24/7/365 Network Operations Center, feature zero-trust security and meet the stringent requirements of the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security. No contract, installation appointment or equipment is required for troops to access Boingo Wi-Fi and the service is available as they move around a base or travel to other Boingo-connected bases around the world. Boingo recently activated the service at Travis Air Force Base and Sheppard Air Force Base.
Elevating the Connected Experience for People, Business and Things
Winning the Small Cell Technology Solution Provider of the Year category, Boingo was honored for its converged 5G infrastructure that is engineered with next generation small cells. Boingo’s networks feature small cells to connect complex, high-trafficked venues with cellular service including airports, transit stations, stadiums and arenas, and hospitals. As a neutral host provider, Boingo networks can support all Tier One carriers.
“Boingo’s leadership in 5G innovation seamlessly brings together the best of today’s wireless technologies. Congratulations twice over to Boingo Wireless,” stated Steve Johansson, managing director, Mobile Breakthrough.
Mobile Breakthrough is a leading independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global wireless and mobile market. All nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the wireless industry.
About Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless, Inc. simplifies complex wireless challenges to connect people, business and things. Boingo designs, builds and manages converged, neutral host public and private networks at major venues around the world. Boingo’s vast footprint of distributed antenna systems (DAS), Wi-Fi, small cells and macro towers securely powers innovation and connectivity in airports, transit stations, stadiums, military bases, hospitals, commercial properties and enterprises worldwide. Learn more at boingo.com.