June 06, 2017 - ExteNet Systems to Participate in the Enterprise Wireless Panel at the AGL Local Summit in Boston
ExteNet to speak to the approach needed to deploy distributed networks to improve building value and appeal...
June 01, 2017 - ExteNet Systems Highlights its Participation at DAS & Small Cells Congress
ExteNet to speak on key industry topics highlighted by a Showcase Workshop featuring the newly opened Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino...
May 23, 2017 - Ask the CTO: Tormod Larsen of ExteNet Systems
ORLANDO–On the sidelines of the annual Wireless Infrastructure Show...
May 23, 2017 - Not One Kind of Network: Here’s what it will take to connected autonomous cars
Connected car solutions are already out there floating around the marketplace – plug and play options that add value by linking your vehicle to an app.
May 18, 2017 - ExteNet Systems to Participate in the Wireless Infrastructure Show
ExteNet executives to discuss role of communications infrastructure in powering smart societies and share best practices on selling to the commercial real estate market
May 1, 2017 - These 13 Tech Companies Sold for More Than $1 Billion
On May 1, 2017, These 13 unicorn exits posted valuations of more than $1 billion each for their non-Valley tech companies...
April 13, 2017 - ExteNet v City of Houston: Who pays for access to Texas rights-of-way?
On April 13, 2017, the Texas Public Utilities Commission will hear oral arguments on facilities placement in the local rights-of-way.
April 10, 2017 - Network convergence is driving enterprise DAS innovation
In addition to cellular communications, enterprise DAS supports IoT.
March 20, 2017 - ExteNet Systems Enables Advanced Wireless Connectivity at the 2017 NCAA Basketball Tournaments
ExteNet operates distributed networks at three NCAA tournament venues including Bankers Life Fieldhouse and Webster Bank Arena
March 17, 2017 - Outdoor or Indoors, ExteNet Has a Deployment Solution
ExteNet is a communication infrastructure provider
February 23, 2017 - The Systems Integrator’s Approach to Small Cells
A systems integrator, such as ExteNet Systems, gains advantages when it isolates heterogeneous network elements from one another as much as possible
February 22, 2017 - The network infrastructure needs of connected and autonomous vehicles
ExteNet Systems CTO Tormod Larsen discusses the network infrastructure advancements needed to realize the future of fully autonomous driving.
January 19, 2017 - Sprint exec acknowledges small cell 'misunderstandings,' expanded rollout in 2017
Sprint to continue small cell rollout
January 17, 2017 - New MultiFire Alliance Spec Enables LTE Operation on Unlicensed Spectrum
MultiFire Alliance 1.0 Specification Released
January 3, 2017 - Top 5 Predictions for 2017
Wireless Week’s Top 5 Predictions for 2017…
January 3, 2017 - Wireless Infrastructure 101 For Buildings
Cellular and Wi-Fi work together to provide robust in-building mobile broadband
December 14, 2016 - RCR Wireless News Reader Forum
Why distributed networks are critical to the success of 5G
December 8, 2016 - Coos County gets 4G LTE wireless broadband
Verizon Wireless to offer service, with more carriers expected
December 2, 2016 - AGL Media Post - Smart Cities
ExteNet’s Larsen Looks Forward to Connecting Smart Cities
December 14, 2016 - A conversation about backhaul and fronthaul with Tormod Larsen, CTO, ExteNet
Neutral host providers such as ExteNet are playing an increasing role in managing backhaul and fronthaul in small-cell deployments for multiple mobile operators.
November 1, 2016 - In an enterprise buyer journey, education and funding are key
With increasing focus on enterprise wireless, how do telecom vendors adapt to address vertical needs?
October 25, 2016 - ExteNet Systems to Discuss Distributed Networks at Planning Michigan
ExteNet Executives to Provide Thought Leadership at Michigan Association of Planning’s Annual Conference
October 24, 2016 - ExteNet Systems to Present at Wireless Infrastructure Association’s HetNet Expo
ExteNet to also sponsor a hospitality reception for event participants
October 6, 2016 - ExteNet Expands to Over 40,000 SF with Boxer Property at Lisle Executive Center
Chicago, IL – Boxer Property is proud to announce its latest lease expansion at Lisle Executive Center.
October 3, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Discusses Future of Wireless Enterprise Networks at AGL Conference in Chicago
ExteNet to also host hospitality reception for conference participants
September 14, 2016 - The Best and Worst of CTIA's Super Mobility show 2016
LAS VEGAS – From autonomous cars to spectrum auctions to 5G, the wireless industry continues to move forward in new and interesting ways.
September 9, 2016 - Small cell business robust as vendors turn toward connecting bigger buildings
LAS VEGAS – Small cell providers are “busy bees” these days, according to a new report from Wells Fargo, and one vendor described indoor cellular connections (powered in part by small cells) as the “fourth amenity” for property owners, behind electricity, water and heating/air conditioning.
September 7, 2016 - ExteNet Systems to Provide Thought Leadership at CTIA Super Mobility 2016 in Las Vegas
Company Executives will discuss Small Cells and Network Densification for Wireless Networks and the Path to 5G
August 20, 2016 - Can you hear me now? Fredericksburg City Council to hold public hearing on improving cellular reception
A company that will be installing small, fairly unobtrusive antennas to improve cellular reception in Fredericksburg is seeking to add two more in city rights of way.
August 5, 2016 - Tech infrastructure, public art, amenities lead Denver office upgrades
Many of Denver’s office buildings, built in the 1980s, well before the proliferation of cell phones, make it difficult to get a good signal.
July 14, 2016 - ExteNet Systems to Discuss Next-Generation Technologies Connecting Sports and Cities at SEAT 2016
ExteNet to Showcase its Marquee Deployments and Provide Thought Leadership at the Prominent Industry Event
July 7, 2016 - Telecompetitor: New England Carriers Pursue Rural Wireless Wholesale Model
New England-based sister companies Great Northwest Woods Wireless (GNW) and Wireless Partners have an uncommon business model, focused on a rural wireless wholesale model. The approach is highlighted by a recent deal between these two partners and ExteNet.
July 7, 2016 - New Hampshire Business Review: 4G LTE wireless service slated for North Country
Wireless provider Sprint is planning to fill a giant gap in northern New Hampshire and Maine by providing 4G LTE service to under-served areas in the region.
July 06, 2016 - FierceInstaller: Expanding ExteNet, GNW carrier wholesale operation attracts Sprint, VoLTE carrier customers
ExteNet Systems and Great Northwest Woods Wireless (GNW) are partnering on an LTE network expansion which will help boost coverage and service for Sprint (NYSE: S) and other carriers seeking VoLTE and data roaming services in the northern New England region.
July 06, 2016 - RCR Wireless: Sprint network expanding in New England thanks to GNW and ExteNet
ExteNet platform and Nokia radios enable shared infrastructure.
July 06, 2016 - ExteNet Systems and Great Northwest Woods Wireless, LLC to Rollout 4G LTE Service across Northern New England
ExteNet’s Distributed EPC-based solution to enable a number of advanced applications for the New Hampshire-based carrier
June 21, 2016 - RCR Wireless: Inland Cellular taps ExteNet distributed EPC for LTE expansion
The ExteNet distributed EPC platform to operate alongside Nokia RAN to bolster LTE coverage, serve as Inland Cellular migration path to 5G
June 21, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Utilizes its Distributed EPC Solution to Expand 4G-LTE Coverage for Inland Cellular
New cellular network improves coverage in eastern Washington and north central Idaho
June 17, 2016 - Collier: Austin needs action to shine during ACL Fest
Austin is at a crossroads. In the space where challenges, local policies and technology-based solutions intersect, the path forward is still foggy and the issues extend beyond ride-hailing. In just four months, tens of thousands of ACL festival-goers will arrive in Austin.
May 12, 2016 - Join ExteNet Systems at the 2016 DAS & Small Cells Congress, May 16 - 18
ExteNet to Host Workshop, Lead Guided Tour of its Distributed Networks (DNS) in Las Vegas
May 11, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Acquires Telecommunication Properties, Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise Communication Infrastructure Solutions
Acquisition Expands ExteNet’s Portfolio of Marquee Indoor Networks
April 18, 2016 - Wireless Week: FirstNews Briefs: Nokia, ExteNet, AT&T and Ericsson, Smith Micro
Nokia, China Mobile Research Institute, and China Mobile’s Shanghai subsidiary, announced the first deployment of Nokia’s AirScale Wi-Fi solution, which was first unveiled at Mobile World Congress in February, major motor race in Shanghai.
April 13, 2016 - Hetnet evolution: Network providers combine DAS and small cells
Network providers are combining technologies as they add multiple operators to their systems.
March 17, 2016 - NCAA hoops sites get wireless upgrades to handle tourney traffic
In addition to ticket sales and hotel revenues, you can count on an NCAA basketball tournament crowd to bring wireless demands to host stadiums these days.
March 16, 2016 - The Dunk Wireless ready for primetime
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — With all 32 games televised through the first two days of the NCAA Tournament, attending in person at one of the eight regional sites can be somewhat limiting.
March 16, 2016 - Connectivity is a Necessity Today
ExteNet helped NCAA venues keep March Madness user friendly
March 15, 2016 - Your definitive guide to March Madness in Des Moines
Organizers expect the basketball tournament to bring as many as 15,000 fans to town.
March 15, 2016 - Small cell sharing: ExteNet and Mobilitie see opportunity
Small cells could signal a ‘new neutral’
March 09, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Enhances Mobile Experience at the 2016 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments
ExteNet’s distributed networks deliver advanced wireless connectivity at five tournament venues for the participating national wireless carriers.
March 7, 2016 - Connectivity Deployed for Super Bowl Will Live On
Outdoor cellular network deployed for NFL championship delivers long-term benefits.
March 1, 2016 - Ross Manire, ExteNet President and CEO, interviewed by Naperville Magazine
Lisle-based ExteNet Systems has grown into one of the top technology companies in the Chicago-area.
February 25, 2016 - Expert: Despite Hype at MWC, Still a Long Road for 5G
This year at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona felt like the year of 5G.
February 24, 2016 - ExteNet Systems to Showcase the Benefits of Distributed Networks in Delivering Mobile Broadband to Healthcare Facilities at HIMSS 2016
ExteNet and PCIA to jointly provide thought leadership on consumer eHealth revolution and its impact on mobility on Thursday, March 3
February 22, 2016 - ExteNet Systems to Ring The NASDAQ Closing Bell as a 2015 Chicago Innovation Award Recipient
ExteNet Recognized in 2015 for its Distributed Network as a Service Offering.
February 19, 2016 - Enabling A Consumer eHealth Ecosystem With A Continuum of Connectivity
Consumer eHealth is empowering consumers through apps, social media, portals, medical devices, and other means to better manage and influence their health and wellness, access healthcare services, and improve workflows with their caregivers.
February 17, 2016 - Small cell testing update: Getting small cell networks right
If there is one cellular technology that the telecom industry has been eagerly awaiting to live up to its promise, it is the small cell.
February 16, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Appoints H. Anthony Lehv as New General Counsel
Mr. Lehv joins the Executive Management Team at ExteNet as Senior Vice President.
February 10, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Enhances Cellular Connectivity in San Francisco for the Big Game
ExteNet Systems, the leading independent provider of distributed networks enabling outdoor and indoor cellphone connectivity, today announced its operational Small Cell distributed network in San Francisco for a leading national cellular telephone carrier.
February 5, 2016 - Meet the guy who brought Twitter and Netflix to CTA tunnels
Early this year, Lisle-based ExteNet Systems completed a project to extend 4G LTE service into the train's tunnels.
February 1, 2016 - ExteNet Systems Extends Agreement as the Official and Exclusive Wireless Network Infrastructure Provider for the American Hockey League
ExteNet delivers advanced wireless connectivity through Distributed Networks at AHL venues, bringing fans an unparalleled in-venue experience
January 9, 2016 - The most eligible companies in Chicago tech
Chicago has more ripe-for-the-picking tech startups than ever, and the timing could hardly be better. Although investors have soured on tech IPOs, corporate and private-equity dealmakers are hankering for acquisitions.
December 3, 2015 - ExteNet Completes Recap, Damns the Torpedoes
ExteNet Systems completed its $1.4 billion recapitalization by its new investors Digital Bridge and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, which allows the privately held distributed network provider to execute its long-term plans for the deployment of outdoor and indoor distributed networks and small cells and maybe get bigger as well.
November 17, 2015 - ExteNet joins Chicago's fast-growing stable of billion dollar unicorns
Chicago just added another billion-dollar tech unicorn to its stable.ExteNet Systems today finalized a capital restructuring deal valued at over $1.4 billion. The deal, which was first announced in July, adds the Lisle-based wireless infrastructure provider to Chicago’s most exclusive tech club.
November 17, 2015 - ExteNet Systems completes $1.4B deal; ramps up for further growth
Lisle-based ExteNet Systems has completed a $1.4 billion capital restructuring, allowing the tech unicorn to grow and keep up with the rapid growth of mobile data traffic.
November 17, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Completes Recapitalization
$1.4 Billion Transaction Led by Digital Bridge and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners Accelerates ExteNet’s Growth, Ensures Continued Leadership in Distributed Networks
November 4, 2015 - Things You Didn't Know About the 'L'
On an average weekday, more than half a million riders will take CTA trains. You might not think twice about the “L” as you’re getting off to go to work, grab food, or because someone's eating an entire burrito next to you. But a train system that’s over a century old has some interesting facts worth digging into.
November 3, 2015 - The 2015 winners of the Chicago Innovation Awards
ExteNet Systems, which provides wireless networks in problem areas like elevators and below ground.
November 3, 2015 - ExteNet Systems to Discuss Role of Distributed Networks and HetNets to Enhance Cellular Connectivity in Venues and Transit Systems
ExteNet Systems, the leading independent provider of distributed networks, today announced its participation at the 2015 Small Cells Americas, taking place November 2-4, 2015 in Dallas.
October 29, 2015 - DAS or small cells? Finding the right solution
There are some 4.8 million buildings in the U.S. that are 25,000 square feet or less, yet have the same in-building connectivity needs as much larger spaces. So what’s the best approach to providing building owners in this group with an appropriate solution? Is it distributed antenna systems or is it small cells?
October 29, 2015 - Can Verizon and AT&T deploy 100,000 new small cells?
All four nationwide carriers are set to invest in small cells and distributed antenna systems next year, with the two largest carriers leading the way. That forecast comes from Marc Ganzi, the wireless investor who founded Global Tower Partners and sold it to American Tower for $3.3 billion.
October 28, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Selected as Winner of 2015 Chicago Innovation Awards
ExteNet Systems, the leading independent provider of distributed networks, has been named a recipient of the 2015 Chicago Innovation Awards in the communications category for its “Distributed Network as a Service” (DNaaS) offering.
October 23, 2015 - ExteNet Systems to Discuss Emerging Network Densification Opportunities and Healthcare at the 2015 HetNet Expo
ExteNet Systems, a leading provider of Distributed Networks enabling advanced wireless services both indoor and outdoor, today announced its participation at the 2015 HetNet Expo taking place October 27-28, 2015 in Los Angeles.
October 16, 2015 - How To Overcome Mobile Connectivity Framework Challenges
Hospitals are large, complex buildings presenting unique connectivity obstacles. Aging infrastructure, unique cabling challenges, the translation of device data from numerous proprietary device formats into something that can be read and understood by EMRs, and radio frequency-blocking masonry and concrete are but a few of those obstacles.
September 23, 2015 - New LTE Service Delivery Approach for Rural Carriers
There are approximately 100 million Americans - one-third of the U.S. population without access to advanced broadband connectivity.
September 22, 2015 - ExteNet Systems’ mNET® Service Platform Delivers on RAN Agnostic Strategy
mNET’s Distributed and SDN-based LTE Evolved Packet Core service platform demonstrates successful interoperability with major RAN vendors
September 18, 2015 - Who Will Build and Fund the Connected Cities of the Future?
Connecting our cities with robust, sustainable networks is an on-going process. Our networks will grow and change along with the people they serve. The importance of planning the networks of the future cannot be underestimated. In fact, it’s fair to say that city planners are increasingly as concerned with connectivity as they are with things like reliable electricity and transportation.
September 14, 2015 - ExteNet Poised For Growth
The way Oliver Valente tells it, ExteNet Systems is the go anywhere, do anything company. Sort of a modern day “have network, will travel and build-to-suit” operator that wants to be everything to everyone all at the same time.
September 3, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Addresses Network Densification at CTIA Super Mobility 2015 in Las Vegas
Company to Showcase its Distributed Networks in Vegas and Discuss Pathway to Smart Connected Cities and Rural HetNets
August 4, 2015 - Westin Tampa Harbour Island Advances Wireless with ExteNet
Some are calling it the “secret enabler” in today’s technology-driven hotel experience—wireless technology. As wireless technology plays an increasingly larger role in hospitality, many large hotel chains are rolling out new tech-driven features like mobile check-in capabilities and offering free Wi-Fi.
July 23, 2015 - Chicago's got another billion-dollar tech firm
ExteNet Systems, a wireless-infrastructure company whose business is soaring with the demand for video and data by smartphone and tablet users, is Chicago's newest “unicorn” with a valuation over $1 billion.
July 23, 2015 - Digital Bridge, Stonepeak Invest $1B into ExteNet; Ganzi Becomes Chair
After months of merger rumors, ExteNet Systems has received $1 billion in recapitalization from Digital Bridge Holdings and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners.
July 23, 2015 - Digital Bridge, PE Firm Snag ExteNet for $1B
Distributed networking vendor ExteNet Systems has agreed to be acquired by Digital Bridge Holdings, an investment group with several tower holdings, and a private equity firm, in a deal worth more than $1 billion.
July 23, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Restructuring; Marc Ganzi Chairman
Recapitalization to Fuel Long-Term Growth in Rapidly Expanding Small Cell Market.
July 23, 2015 - ExteNet Systems restructures for long-term growth
ExteNet Systems, Inc. said that Digital Bridge Holdings and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners have committed or arranged for over USD1 billion in a recapitalization of the company in which the interests of existing investors will be acquired and additional capital will be provided to support the long-term growth of the business.
July 23, 2015 - ExteNet Systems receives $1 billion
A $1 billion recapitalization by ExteNet Systems Inc. will provide an exit for the varied group of backers that the wireless communications infrastructure company has assembled over roughly a decade.
July 23, 2015 - Sale of ExteNet, Where Does this Leave SBA?
Kevin Smithen of Macquarie Securities took a closer look at the sale of ExteNet Systems to Marc Ganzi’s Digital Bridge and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners.
July 23, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Announces Capital Restructuring
Recapitalization to Fuel Long-Term Growth in Rapidly Expanding Small Cell Market
June 19, 2015 - 2 Million Hawks Fans Taking Selfies Use a lot of Data
Chicago Blackhawks fans attending yesterday's Stanley Cup parade and celebration downtown used 5 terabytes of data on AT&T's wireless network, the carrier said
June 17, 2015 - New York is 'Envy of the World' for Wireless, Says Former FCC Commissioner Adelstein
“Everything in the country seems to come out of this great state, and this great city,” said Adelstein, the president and CEO of PCIA: The Wireless Infrastructure Association. “You’re building a network that is the envy of the world.”
June 11, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Advances Wireless Network in Iconic New York by Gehry Tower in Manhattan
Indoor Distributed Network Delivers 4G LTE, Enables Seamless Wireless Experience for Residents
June 4, 2015 - ExteNet Systems to Address Keys to Solving Network Densification Challenges at the 2015 DAS and Small Cell Congress
ExteNet VP of Global Services Tim Ayers to speak on Viability of Distributed Network Deployment Models
May 21, 2015 - Verizon/AOL Merger to Promote Network Densification
From the network architecture point of view, Verizon’s proposed $4.4 billion purchase of AOL Network will add to the business case for network densification and increase the need for intelligence at the edge of the network
May 14, 2015 - Calling All Hotels: Time to Improve Your Cellular Networks
ExteNet Systems, a distributed network infrastructure company, enables wireless cellular service providers to accommodate the ever-increasing demands of mobile consumers
April 27, 2015 - 3 Reasons Hospitals Are Investing in DAS
Hospitals were among the earliest and most active adopters of Wi-Fi, and now many facilities are also investing in distributed antenna systems (DAS) to boost in-building cellular capacity
April 24, 2015 - As Mobile Demand Rises, Companies Flesh Out Network with Lamp Poles
As use of wireless devices such as smartphones and tablets continues to explode, companies are increasingly striking deals that will allow them to turn everyday light poles into a kind of mini cellphone tower, increasing the capacity of their networks.
April 7, 2015 - Verizon’s Heart (and 400 Small Cells) to Be Left in San Francisco
Verizon partnered with ExteNet Systems, which did the site acquisition and permitting on 70 percent of the locations and will also perform the deployment on those sites that are in its name as well as the fiber optics for the system
March 20, 2015 - ExteNet providing hardware for $32.5M upgrade
Distributed antenna system vendor ExteNet Systems will contribute to the Chicago Transit Authority’s project to bring 4G LTE to the Windy City’s subway
March 19, 2015 - ExteNet Systems Partners with Aldridge Electric to Deliver Enhanced Wireless Service Solution for Chicago Transit Authority
Modern 4G Wireless Solution to Enhance CTA Rider Experience, Increase Productivity and Create Jobs
March 17, 2015 - How Banner Health Boosted Its Network Reliability
ExteNet gear is engineered in a way that handles the load of users inside the building, but doesn't interfere with the carriers' existing outdoor services
March 10, 2015 - CIO Review
Distributed Networks to Enhance the End User Experience
March 1, 2015 - AGL Magazine
How Rural Carriers can offer Economical Broadband Service
January 15, 2015 - Chicago Venture Funding Soared in Fourth Quarter
Chicago companies closed out 2014 with a bang, raising more venture capital in the fourth quarter than in any period in the past four years.
January 14, 2015 - 4G Comes to Murphysboro
Verizon Wireless is behind the push to expand their coverage area. It will allow their customers, and possibly others in the near future, to use their new 4G network once it's complete.
December 13, 2014 - With Its Help, Maybe You Can Watch Video in Your Office
Ross Manire refers to the iPhone's debut in 2007 as “that magic moment.” Actually, it has turned out to be a magic several years—and counting.
December 4, 2014 - Deal with City Will Allow Installation of High-Speed Lines
A project to string several miles of fiber optic cable throughout Greenfield will enhance wireless capabilities for Verizon customers in the city when the project is completed next year.
November 17, 2014 - Creating Healthcare Security with Special Purpose Networks
With 69 percent of healthcare providers using mobile devices to view patient information, having a high-quality and secure, yet transparent wireless network within a healthcare organization (HCO) is indispensable
November 11, 2014 - ExteNet Systems to Enable Mobile Connectivity in 21 Beacon Capital Partners Properties
Deal Covers Prime Class A Properties in Major US Cities
October 28, 2014 - DAS case study: Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry
The Museum of Science and Industry contracted ExteNet Systems to build a neutral host DAS
October 8, 2014 - ExteNet Systems Enhances Mobile Experience for Museum of Science and Industry Guests
ExteNet Systems today announced live wireless service at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) to enhance the museum’s guest experience
October 3, 2014 - Mobile Minute
Outdoor DAS scales new heights in Silicon Valley (RCR Mobile Minute)
October 1, 2014 - Automated Response
How Hotels are Better Catering to Personal Preferences
September 22, 2014 - HetNet News: Small Cells, SDN Deliver 4G Option for Rural Carriers
The cost of upgrading legacy networks to LTE can be prohibitive for the so-called tier-three operators. Next-generation small cells operating in a distributed network core may offer an alternative.
September 8, 2014 - ExteNet Systems Elaborates on Rural Carrier Strategy Powered by its Innovative 4G LTE Core Network Solution
ExteNet will ensure a rapid and cost-effective deployment of the LTE network for all rural carriers with a need for an advanced 4G LTE network
September 5, 2014 - ExteNet Systems Joins the Competitive Carrier Association (CCA)
Company also announces rural carrier strategy powered by LTE core network solution
August 27, 2014 - ExteNet Systems Names Edelman Agency of Record
ExteNet Systems, Inc. announced it has named Edelman as its public relations agency of record
August 14, 2014 - Mobile Connectivity for a Younger America
By: Ross W. Manire, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ExteNet Systems, Inc.
July 2, 2014 - The HVAC Factor: Double Duty
Delivering mobile connectivity in high-rise, mixed-use buildings is no small task for fms
July 2, 2014 - Stadium Tech Report
Update on tech deployments for all 30 MLB teams, with a focus on Wi-Fi and DAS
June 14, 2014 - Stadium Tech Report: Miami Marlins Rely on ExteNet DAS to Keep Wireless Traffic Flowing
A neutral-host distributed antenna system (DAS) kept pace with the rapid, continual increase in fan cellular activity
June 9, 2014 - Upgrading NYC: Empire State Building
ExteNet is building a new wireless network using a distributed antennae system which is set to open around the late third quarter
June 9, 2014 - Seamless Mobile Connectivity: A World of Networks-within-Networks
By Tormod Larsen, Vice President & CTO, ExteNet Systems, Inc.
June 3, 2014 - Capitalizing on Network Architecture Trends
Wireless networks are at the epicenter of the dramatic changes in mobile connectivity
May 20, 2014 - AT&T Boosts Mobile Internet Capacity for Customers at Marlins Park
AT&T has added more 4G LTE capacity to the ExteNet Systems owned and operated neutral-host Distributed Antenna System (DAS) at Marlins Park
May 7, 2014 - Analyst Angle: Disorganized Value Chain
The Story of Small Cell and DAS
April 30, 2014 - Stadium Tech Report
Wi-Fi, DAS and Live Video Get Good Reception at Barclay's Center
February 21, 2014 - ExteNet Systems Showcases Wireless Connectivity at HIMSS 2014 Intelligent Hospital Pavilion
ExteNet Systems, Inc. will showcase its wireless connectivity solutions in the Intelligent Hospital Pavilion at the HIMSS’14 Conference in Orlando, Florida
January 9, 2014 - Making Wireless Work at Floor 50 and Beyond
Today business and residential lessors place a high value on cellular voice and broadband mobile data coverage
December 13, 2013 - DAS Climbs to Top of Empire State Building
ExteNet System identified real estate venues as ripe for implementation of indoor DAS three years ago
October 30, 2013 - ExteNet Systems Strengthens Financial Capabilities with New Credit Facility
ExteNet Systems, Inc. announced a new $210 million senior credit facility arranged by SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. and CIT Finance LLC
September 24, 2013 - American Hockey League Names ExteNet Systems Official Arena Wireless Network Provider
ExteNet to provide mConnectivity™ and enable Go Beyond Live™ for the AHL
September 18, 2013 - Big DAS Deals
AT&T Bringing DAS to Pac-12, ExteNet Scores with AEG
September 17, 2013 - ExteNet Lands Multi-Stadium Wireless Network Deal with AEG
ExteNet Systems Inc. has signed a deal with Los Angeles-based sports facility management giant Anschutz Entertainment Group
September 17, 2013 - ExteNet Systems Signs Wireless Network Facilities Deal with AEG – A Leading Sports & Entertainment Facility Operator and Manager
ExteNet’s Distributed Networks to enable 3G, 4G LTE and other enhanced Wireless Services for Guests, Media and Others in Multiple AEG Venues
September 9, 2013 - Empire State Building and ExteNet Systems Sign Agreement For Secure Reliable Wireless Coverage Up to the 102nd Floor
Skyscrapers in Manhattan typically offer spectacular views from high floors, but not always great wireless reception The Empire State Building, however, will soon be a notable exception
August 26, 2013 - AT&T, Verizon and Others Ride the DAS Wave
DAS will likely continue to be a tool in operators and third-party service providers' tool kits for a long time to come
August 5, 2013 - Can Facilities Keep Up with Wireless?
Soaring data use forces frequent, costly upgrades
July 15, 2013 - ExteNet Cashes in on Sports Venue Antennas
Pro sports teams and venues these days have focused on improving connectivity in stadiums and arenas
May 13, 2013 - Reducing risk
Why the lack of a wireless healthcare strategy is not an option
May 2013 - Making the Most of Small Cell Deployments
FierceWireless eBook on small cell networks
April 15, 2013 - Andrew G. Chavez Joins ExteNet Systems as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Chavez, a veteran in mobile communications with more than 20 years of telecom experience, will guide and oversee the sales and marketing teams responsible for ExteNet Systems’ continued growth in North America
April 7, 2013 - 4G DAS Enters the Arena
Article in AGL: The Wireless Infrastructure Magazine
April 3, 2013 - AT&T, MetroPCS, Sprint and Verizon sign onto Barclays Center DAS
Four leading U.S. mobile operators will use ExteNet Systems' new distributed antenna system (DAS) in the massive Barclays Center sports and entertainment venue
April 2, 2013 - ExteNet Systems Distributed Network is a Slam Dunk at the new Barclays Center
Four leading national wireless carriers providing wireless service on ExteNet’s network
February 20, 2013 - Wireless in Healthcare
7 critical questions that every CTO needs to consider
December 4, 2012 - Delivering Mobile Health Using Intelligent Wireless
Combining the advantages of both mobile health and clinical decision support can achieve improvements in patient-centered care and healthcare organization operations
November 30, 2012 - DAS Loot
As the burden of carrying wireless data mounts, telecoms are beefing up their capacity in urban centers and other areas with intense traffic
November 13, 2012 - ExteNet Systems is off to the Races at the Circuit of The Americas
Multi-purpose facility will benefit from ExteNet’s distributed network
October 24, 2012 - The Hotel Readiness Test: Mega Events and the Connected Guest
2012 has been the year of the mega events--from the Summer Olympics to the G8, the NATO Summit and multiple political conventions
September 7, 2012 - Marlins Park Home To State-of-the-Art Wireless Network
ExteNet Systems incorporates five carriers into new ballpark to enhance fan experience
August 27, 2012 - ExteNet Systems “Lights Up” Downtown Tampa for the Republican National Convention
Convention Attendees and Guests of the Westin Harbour Island Hotel to Benefit from Improved Connectivity
August 8, 2012 - Rethinking Mobile Infrastructure: The New Last Mile
The proliferation of mobile devices and applications is creating unique communication network challenges for federal government institutions
July 31, 2012 - New York "Yonkers Avenue" Mystery Solved!
ExteNet Sleuths Uncover Keyless Remote Car Mystery Annoying Yonkers Avenue Residents for Months
June 28, 2012 - FierceWireless Names ExteNet Systems to the 2012 “Fierce 15" Wireless Companies List
ExteNet Systems announced today that it has been designated as one of the top privately-held telecommunications companies of the year by FierceWireless, which named the company to its “Fierce 15” list
June 5, 2012 - ExteNet Systems Lays Up DAS Network for Barclays Center
Sports Video Group Assistant Editor, Karen Hogan, details ExteNet's work at Barclays Center
May 16, 2012 - ExteNet Systems to Implement Distributed Network Solution at Barclays Center
DAS Network to Enable Interactive Multimedia Mobile Experience at State-of-the-Art Sports and Entertainment Facility in Brooklyn
April 23, 2012 - ExteNet Systems Scores Miami DAS Deal, Becoming a Player in Stadium Network Market
When it comes to in-stadium wireless networks, it turns out that teams and wireless providers aren’t the only players in the game.
April 17, 2012 - ExteNet Systems Hits a Home Run at Marlins Park
T-Mobile, Verizon sign on to ExteNet’s distributed antenna system (DAS) to improve wireless service for Marlins fans.
February 2, 2012 - Soros-backed wireless startup faces big test at Super Bowl
ExteNet Systems Inc. has been chosen to amp up coverage for the Super Bowl in Indianapolis on Sunday.
February 1, 2012 - ExteNet Systems' Indianapolis Distributed Network Goes Live, Verizon Wireless Sees Improved Coverage
New Outdoor Distributed Network Will Expand Coverage and Capacity for Upcoming Sporting Events in Indianapolis
January 30, 2012 - University Business Article Written by ExteNet Systems' Jon Davis and Michael Whitley
Data, Video Tsunami to Hit Campuses Nationwide
January 29, 2012 - The Untold Story of Small Companies and the Global Workforce
Foreign-born talent plays a contributing role at ExteNet Systems
January 9, 2012 - ExteNet Systems to Improve Cellular Coverage at Omni Severin Hotel in Indianapolis
New Distributed Network Will Greatly Improve Coverage and Capacity at Luxury Hotel
December 19, 2011 - Tim Ayers Joins ExteNet Systems as Vice President, Global Services
Distributed Wireless Infrastructure Provider Creates New Executive Role to Position Company for Growth in Technology and Business Services
December 6, 2011 - ExteNet Systems to Improve Wireless Connectivity at 15 Banner Health Facilities
Indoor Distributed Networks to Boost Wireless Coverage & Capacity in Facilities at One of the Nation’s Largest Nonprofit Hospital Systems
November 7, 2011 - RCR Wireless talks with ExteNet CTO at 4G World 2011
RCR Wireless interviews Tormod Larsen about indoor and outoor DAS systems at 4G World in Chicago 2011.
October 29, 2011 - No phone service? No problem: U-M tries to fix bad reception at Michigan Stadium
Fans at U-M can call, text and even tweet with no problems
October 27, 2011 - U-M to improve in-building cell phone reception
Verizon cell phone users experience increased reception thanks to a new antenna system deployed at Michigan Stadium
October 25, 2011 - Chicago Office and Tourist Landmarks Get Connected with Wireless Distributed Networks for Mobile Users
Outdoor and Indoor Networks at Navy Pier and Willis Tower Powered by Lisle-based ExteNet Systems
October 11, 2011 - ExteNet Systems to Improve Coverage at University of Michigan
Buildout Underway, Enhancing Mobile Connectivity for Students, Faculty and Visitors
October 6, 2011 - Wireless Connectivity: Building Momentum in Healthcare Facilities
Wireless connectivity is an essential element in the delivery ecosystem of healthcare services
March 23, 2011 - Wall Street Journal Names ExteNet Systems to 2011 "The Next Big Thing" List of Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies
ExteNet Systems Ranked 5th on the list; selected from a pool of 10,000+ startups
March 21, 2011 - ExteNet Systems Lights Up More Than 1,000 Rooms in Two Texas Hotels with Networks for Multiple Wireless Carriers
Indoor Networks Use Patented iDuct® Technology at Nationally-Recognized Ft. Worth and Irving Facilities
March 10, 2011 - The Wall Street Journal's Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies
ExteNet Systems Selected for "The Next Big Thing"
January 10, 2011 - mHealth and Wireless Connectivity
ExteNet's Health Care White Paper
December 09, 2010 - Dan Timm Joins ExteNet Systems as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Distributed Network Company Bolsters Strategic and Financial Planning with New Senior Executive
October 1, 2010 - ExteNet Distributed Antenna Systems Supporting Buildout of 4G LTE in Multiple Markets Across U.S.
Outdoor networks – and the world’s first indoor LTE over DAS network using patented iDuct® technology – prove ideal for ease of deployment and outstanding data throughput
August 30, 2010 - ExteNet Systems' Patented iDuct Technology Expands Wireless Connectivity at Simi Valley Hospital
With the installation of ExteNet Systems' indoor distributed network using 'iDuct' technology, the new facility enables exceptional indoor mobile communications
July 29, 2010 - ExteNet Systems’ Patented iDuct® Technology Expands Wireless Connectivity at Simi Valley Hospital
Indoor Mobile Network Leverages HVAC System for Indoor Wireless Coverage in New 144-bed California Patient Care Tower for T-Mobile & Verizon Wireless
June 29, 2010 - LTE Spurs Indoor Wireless Coverage Biz
The shift to next-generation Long Term Evolution (LTE) will boost carriers' needs for indoor coverage solutions, according to distributed antenna systems (DAS) specialist ExteNet Systems Inc.
June 16, 2010 - ExteNet Grows with Indoor HVAC Deployments
ExteNet has figured out a way to make the iPhone work better by using the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems inside buildings
May 18, 2010 - ExteNet Systems Hires Steven Kingwell As Vice President, Network Engineering And Implementation
Kingwell, with over 20 years of experience in tower and wireless telecommunications engineering, operations and sales, will manage ExteNet Systems' network design and deployment in both indoor and outdoor locations
May 17, 2010 - ExteNet Systems hired Steven Kingwell
Steven Kingwell to serve in the new position of vice president, Network Engineering and Implementation
February 22, 2010 - ExteNet Founder Ross Manire Sends Strong Signals
Mr. Manire is chasing a big score with ExteNet Systems Inc., which might be Chicago's most promising technology business
February 2, 2010 - ExteNet Systems Closes Equity Financing Round
ExteNet Systems, Inc., announced the closing of a new round of equity financing with SSP Offshore as well as all five of the company's existing institutional investors
January 25, 2010 - ExteNet Systems Raises A Whopping $128 Million For Wireless Network Infrastructure
ExteNet Systems has received $128 million from SSP Offshore, SBA Communications, Centennial Ventures, Columbia Capital, Sevin Rosen Funds, CenterPoint Ventures and Palomar Ventures
January 25, 2010 - ExteNet Gets Funding, SBA's DAS Business
ExteNet Systems announced the closing of a $128.4 million round of equity financing and the acquisition of SBA Communications' distributed antenna systems (DAS) business
January 25, 2010 - Palomar Ventures Teams With Soros On Wireless Investment
Los Angeles-based Palomar Ventures is in a new funding with Soros Fund Management, in a deal worth $128.4M to ExteNet Systems
January 25, 2010 - ExteNet Systems Gets $128M in Venture Capital
Wireless-technology company ExteNet Systems Inc. has received $128 million from venture backers, including George Soros
January 25, 2010 - ExteNet Systems Lands $128M from Soros for Wireless Network Gear
The company’s second round of funding was lead by Soros Fund Management and SBA Communications
January 25, 2010 - $128.4 Million Investment Strengthens ExteNet Systems’ Distributed Network Architecture Business Plan
SSP Offshore LLC, SBA Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: SBAC) and Five Existing Investors Support Company Expansion and Growth Strategies with Cash Investments and Assets
December 2, 2009 - With Distributed Antenna Systems, a Smarter Way to Install Wireless Indoors
ExteNet Systems' Jon Davis on the Deployment at Trump and McCormick Place
October 19, 2009 - Patience Key to Getting Signal Through
'You have to keep with it,' says Ross Manire
July 29, 2009 - Telecommunications and Internet Veteran Elected to ExteNet Systems
Justin L. Jaschke, founder of Verio, Inc., brings breadth of technology experience to Illinois-based wireless network infrastructure provider
June 30, 2009 - Seamless Indoor and Outdoor Wireless Network by ExteNet Systems Covers Glass, Steel & Concrete Class A Office Building and Parking Facilities
Suburban Chicago corporate complex with more than two million square feet of space deploys innovative indoor/outdoor wireless network
June 30, 2009 - America’s Largest Convention Center Gets Coverage with Wireless Indoor Network by ExteNet Systems
Chicago’s McCormick Place Uses ExteNet System's Patented Technology for Cricket Communications Network
May 21, 2009 - Senior Telecommunications Executive Oliver M. Valente Joins ExteNet Systems as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
ExteNet Systems, Inc. named Oliver M. Valente a telecommunications industry leader, to the newly created post of executive vice president and chief operating officer.
April 2, 2009 - i5 Wireless® Acquisition by ExteNet Systems Complements Company’s Indoor HVAC Market Strengths
Patented Technology Will Enhance the Company’s Wireless Offerings That Create Waveguides Out of Ductwork
April 1, 2009 - Wireless Technology Company Joins as One of Newest Members of HIMSS
Indoor and Outdoor Network Provider Responds to Demand for Voice, Data and Video Connectivity in Health Care
March 31, 2009 - Wireless Network Spanning Two Cities, 90+ Miles of Fiber Optic Cable Installed in Yonkers and Mt. Vernon
Outdoor DAS Network Serves New York City Suburbs’ Residential Areas
October 13, 2008 - ExteNet Systems Boosts Carrier’s Cellular Coverage on High-Profile
ExteNet Systems, Inc., has launched a distributed antenna system (DAS) network in Las Vegas
October 03, 2008 - John Kelley Joins ExteNet Systems
New Director of Network Implementation and Engineering
August 25, 2008 - Andrew Gattorna Joins ExteNet Systems, Inc. as Director of Sales
Gattorna has more than a dozen years’ experience in data communications and high-technology sales including IP telephony
August 25, 2008 - Patti Ringo Joins ExteNet Systems, Inc. as Director of Municipal
Ringo comes to ExteNet Systems from PB Telecom where she was director of business development
July 15, 2008 - ExteNet Systems Launches New Website, Corporate Identity
Site Redesign Offers Bold New Look, Content-Rich Web Experience That Communicates Company’s Services and Vision
June 11, 2008 - ExteNet Systems' New Lisle, Illinois Headquarters to Accommodate Expansion
Explosive Use of Voice, Data and Video Driving the Company's Growth and Need for Larger Facility
June 04, 2008 - Todd Melby Joins ExteNet Systems, Inc. as Vice President, Business Development/Central Region
Melby comes to ExteNet Systems from Solutelia, LLC, where he was vice president of technology for the firm’s telecom consulting practice
May 21, 2008 - ExteNet Systems, Inc. Closes $27.5 Million in Equity and Debt Financing
Palomar Ventures Joins as New Investor, Four Existing VC Investors Expand Participation
May 20, 2008 - Senior Telecommunications Executive Oliver M. Valente Joins ExteNet Systems as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Company Taps Former Sprint Nextel Senior Vice President to Lead Charge of Its DAS Network Market Expansion
March 10, 2008 - John Hixon Joins ExteNet Systems, Inc. as Director of In-Building Solutions
15-Year Veteran of Sprint-Nextel To Support In-Building DAS Network Business
March 10, 2008 - Phil Jachowski Joins ExteNet Systems, Inc. as Vice President, Business Development/West Region
Infrastructure, DAS Sales Veteran Comes on Board as ExteNet Systems Expands Presence in the Western States
March 10, 2008 - Jay Maciejewski Joins ExteNet Systems, Inc. as Director of Engineering, East Region
Former T-Mobile “Big Dig” Technical Lead to Support Growing East Coast Customer Base
March 10, 2008 - ExteNet Systems, Inc. Taps Veteran Finance Executive John Sharp as Vice President of Finance, Controller
John brings more than two decades of finance, accounting, planning, and analysis expertise to the
February 04, 2008 - Jon J. Davis Joins ExteNet Systems as Vice President, Business Development, In-Building Solutions
Company Positioned as Primary Player in the Growth and Development of In-Building Distribution of Wireless Services
February 04, 2008 - George Vinyard Named Vice President and General Counsel of ExteNet Systems
ExteNet Systems, Inc. today announced that it has employed George A. Vinyard as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary
December 21, 2006 - ClearLinx Network Corporation is Now Called ExteNet Systems, Inc.
ExteNet Systems, Inc., today officially introduced its new name to the marketplace and launched additional key services for customers
About ExteNet Systems, Inc.
Founded in 2002 by veteran network infrastructure professionals from the corporate, carrier, engineering and regulatory sectors, ExteNet Systems, Inc. develops innovative distributed antenna system (DAS) networks for wireless service providers. The company designs, builds and operates DAS networks to extend and expand wireless performance in outdoor locations where conventional macro cell tower development is challenging. The company's In-Building networks provide an economical solution to coverage problems in a wide range of indoor environments, including offices and residential/mixed use buildings. ExteNet Systems uses flexible DAS architectures that support all frequency bands and technologies. Executive offices are located in suburban Chicago's tech corridor. For more information visit extenetsystems.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.