Bothell, WA, June 15, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Eden Rock Communications, LLC (“Eden Rock”), a leading innovator of 4G wireless Self Organizing Network (SON) solutions, announced today that Servicios Axtel, S.A. de C.V., a subsidiary of Axtel S.A.B. de C.V. (“Axtel”), has completed a second round of strategic financial investment into Eden Rock Communications. Since 2008, Eden Rock has been a provider to Axtel of 4G strategic technology consulting services in such areas as strategic technology assessments, airlink systems engineering, system capacity analysis, system availability analysis, and equipment certification. Axtel currently operates one of the largest and most successful WiMAX deployments in the world. Axtel further seeks to realize the benefits of Eden Rock’s Eden-NET™ multi-node controller solution for its 4G network deployments.
“Axtel is a world-class, fast-paced, highly-entrepreneurial, smaller-tier operator with focus on 4G wireless telephony and broadband data services. We are pleased Axtel has demonstrated their confidence in Eden Rock with this second investment,” said Chaz Immendorf, President & CEO of Eden Rock Communications, “Our work with Axtel has proven to have the added benefit of spawning numerous innovations which can be applied to our flagship Eden-NET™ product.”
“Eden Rock has served Axtel extremely well with their unique 4G technology expertise. Eden Rock demonstrated these capabilities while assisting Axtel to solve complex issues presented during our WiMAX deployment in 2008 and 2009. This expertise and their proprietary Eden-NET solution should deliver significant benefits to 4G wireless network deployments around the world. With this agreement, which brings Axtel and Eden Rock closer, we look forward to expanding further our deployment and network capacity planning expertise,” said Victor Rangel, Axtel’s Technology Planning Director.
Ivan Alonso, Executive Director for Innovation and Technology of Axtel, has joined the Eden Rock Communications Board of Directors. “Ivan brings a wealth of industry and operational experience in the area of wireless network deployments to Eden Rock,” said Chaz. “We value the additional guidance Ivan will bring - he is a great addition to our Board.”
About Axtel, S.A.B. de C.V.
Axtel is the second largest fixed-line integrated services telephony company in Mexico and is one of the primary virtual private network operators in the country. AXTEL provides comprehensive telecommunications services to every sector, from residential and small and medium businesses to large corporations, financial institutions, and government entities. AXTEL provides Mexico with basic telecommunications infrastructure comprised of a world-class network that integrates different access technologies such as WIMAX, point-to-point and point-to-multipoint links and fiber optics in order to offer a wide portfolio of services designed according to the needs, size, and line of business of its customers. AXTEL’s services include fixed wireless telephony, national and international long distance, and advanced voice and data transmission solutions, web hosting, information security, virtual private networks (VPNs), as well as a complete range of Internet services, among other services. Its value-added IP technology solutions make it possible to combine services such as voice, data, and image.
About Eden Rock Communications, LLC.
Eden Rock Communications, LLC, is a leading innovator of 4G wireless Self Organizing Network (SON) solutions. Eden Rock’s Eden-NET™ Multi-Node Radio Resource Controller product provides substantial performance gains through the advanced scheduling of radio resources among multiple neighboring wireless access nodes for 4G network deployments. Additionally, Eden Rock has a proven track-record of delivering high-value strategic professional services to 4G operators, OEM’s, and ODM’s. Additional information is available at www.edenrockcomm.com.
For further information, contact:
Eden Rock Sales
Tel: (425) 939-3505
Eden Rock Corporate Relations
Tel: (425) 939-3506