Nextivity Inc.

Nextivity Inc.

June 02, 2015 10:28 ET

Cel-Fi PRO Named a Finalist in the 2015 IT World Awards by Network Products Guide

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - June 2, 2015) - Nextivity Inc. today announced that Network Products Guide, the IT industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has selected the Cel-Fi DUO as a finalist in the 10th Annual 2015 IT World Awards® in the Mobile and Wireless Solutions Category. These industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. Winners will be announced in San Francisco on Monday, June 29, 2015 during the 10th annual red carpet awards banquet and presentation.

Cel-Fi DUO is an all digital, dual-band smart signal booster designed for use on 3G and 4G/LTE (including VoLTE) networks. It addresses the ongoing challenges that mobile subscribers face with poor mobile signal reception and dropped calls indoors by boosting signal strength from one bars to five bars, and eliminating in-building dead zones. Cel-Fi DUO is ideal for small and medium-sized businesses and for use in multi-level homes, providing the largest coverage footprint in the market - up to 13,000 square feet.

Cel-Fi DUO was built on Nextivity's proprietary third-generation Cel-Fi baseband processor for the indoor wireless coverage market. It offers dual-band support for up to 35MHz of boosted bandwidth, provides 10 times the gain of earlier versions, and 1,000 times more gain than other boosters in the market. It uses patented echo-cancellation algorithms for stronger signals in the coverage area. It is the only dual-band smart signal booster designed to simultaneously boost UMTS/WCDMA voice as well as LTE (including VoLTE) signals.

The annual IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology.

"We are honored to be selected as a finalist by Network Products Guide for this esteemed industry and peer award," said Werner Sievers, CEO of Nextivity Inc. "This further validates the role Nextivity is playing in successfully addressing the indoor coverage issues faced by mobile users and organizations today."

About Network Products Guide Awards

As industry's leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit

About Nextivity Inc.

Headquartered in San Diego, Nextivity Inc. develops the Cel-Fi Smart Signal Booster, which is authorized by more than 169 leading global carriers in 89 countries for use on their networks. Nextivity's engineering team has leveraged advanced signal processing and intelligent antenna design to develop the world's only self-configuring, environmentally aware indoor coverage systems. Additional information is available at, on Twitter @5bars, and on Facebook (

Nextivity, the Nextivity logo, and Cel-Fi are registered trademarks of Nextivity Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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