The financing round comes from Intel Capital, Cisco, Qualcomm, Amadeus Capital Partners, Rothschild & Cie Gestion, Scottish Equity Partners and TE Connectivity.
ip.access CEO Simon Brown says the capital will be used for the development and deployment of coverage and network capacity-boosting small cell products as the global rollout of high-speed 3G and LTE networks continues. Says Brown:
“Everything we are doing and developing at the moment is geared towards making it easier and more cost effective for operators to add coverage and capacity to their networks where it is needed most – in homes, in offices and in busy public locations”.
Duly noted, and investors seem to like that pitch, too.
ip.access solves in-building access problems for mobile operators, opening up new revenue streams while defending existing business. Headquartered in Cambridge, UK, ip.access has been deploying small cell solutions for over 10 years providing more than 90 customers around the world with the capability to accelerate the introduction of small cell solutions into their networks irrespective of use case, technology or deployment model. The company’s success is built upon its ability to provide its Service Provider customers with a range of small...