SINGAPORE, December 11, 2009 – Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: CRNT), a leading provider of high-capacity, LTE-Ready wireless backhaul solutions, today announced that it has received the 2009 Telecom Asia Reader’s Choice Award and was named Microwave Backhaul Vendor of the Year.
The Telecom Asia Readers’ Choice Awards are handed out annually to recognize the technology innovations and contributions to the industry of the top telecom vendors operating in Asia Pacific. Nominations were made by 56 analysts and consultants in September and October 2009 and shortlisted by Telecom Asia’s editors and a team of consulting analysts. The candidates were then selected by Telecom Asia’s online subscriber base made up of industry professionals from across Asia.
“The significance of the Readers’ Choice Award is its selection process, in which the region’s leading operators choose their favored solutions vendor,” said Joseph Waring, Group Editor, Telecom Asia. “We are delighted to present this year’s Microwave Backhaul Vendor of the Year award to Ceragon Networks in recognition of their important contribution to the expansion of Asia’s mobile market.”
“We are honored to be selected by our customers in Asia Pacific as leaders in our industry,” said Ira Palti, President and CEO of Ceragon Networks Ltd. “Ceragon serves over 100 mobile, WiMAX and private network operators across the APAC region. We are committed to continue to provide our growing customer base with the best solutions at the best cost position.”