Category: News & Articles

Will 5G Change the World? Chris Vassallo, ExteNet Systems (Ep. 49)

In this episode of Will 5G Change the World? we hear from Chris Vassallo of ExteNet Systems about how the digital divide is more than a rural problem. Pockets of dense urban areas are also underserved by cellular connectivity which has sweeping implications for educational inclusivity, economic mobility and more.

ExteNet Scores a Touchdown Moving its Headquarters to Texas

ExteNet Systems, the leading privately held owner of LTE/5G wireless and fiber neutral host communications infrastructure solutions, announced on August 30, 2022, that it is moving  its headquarters from Illinois to Frisco, Texas in Q1 2023. Located in the Star District, famously known as the home of the Dallas Cowboy’s training facility, retail, entertainment and […]

ExteNet chases indoor, rural fiber growth opportunities

ExteNet Systems has zeroed in on a growth opportunity in the indoor fiber market, aiming to capitalize on rising demand for bandwidth in venues and offices while it waits out a lull in wireless buildouts which use its outdoor optical infrastructure. That’s at least in part why it’s packing up its offices in Illinois and […]

Illinois-Based ExteNet Systems Is Moving Its HQ to Frisco

ExteNet Systems is relocating from the Chicago area to a new 37,000-square-foot space at the Frisco Station development. The company—which specializes in providing secure 5G and fiber-neutral host communications infrastructure—has worked on projects for the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium, the Empire State Building, and Dallas’ Bank of America Plaza.

Chicago unicorn ExteNet moving HQ to Texas

Wireless-network provider ExteNet Systems, one of a dozen or so Chicago tech companies that reached a $1 billion valuation, is moving to Texas. ExteNet—which employs about 315 people, including 120 at its Lisle headquarters—is moving to the Dallas suburb of Frisco. The company’s departure follows Caterpillar’s decision to move its headquarters from Deerfield to the […]

ExteNet moves HQ from Illinois to Texas

FRISCO, Texas – ExteNet Systems, the leading privately held owner of LTE/5G wireless and fiber-neutral host communications infrastructure solutions, is moving its headquarters from Lisle, Illinois to the rapidly developing city of Frisco, Texas. The move is part of a longer-term business strategy to bring ExteNet to the center of the industry’s ecosystem, which will […]

Circuit of The Americas Race Contracts With ExteNet for 5G Coverage

The Circuit of The Americas (COTA), is hosting a Formula 1 race October 21-23 in Austin, at 1,500-acre world-class motorsport and entertainment venue. To continue speeding ahead with Formula 1 racing, the event planners announced the choice of ExteNet Systems to deploy fiber and the latest in 5G wireless technology to meet the upcoming connectivity […]

ExteNet Systems to Build New 5G Private Wireless Infra at COTA

ExteNet Systems, the leading privately held owner of LTE/5G and fiber-neutral host communications infrastructure solutions, announced it would provide new 5G cellular and Private Wireless Network infrastructure to dramatically improve coverage and capacity at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA), a 1,500-acre world-class motorsports and entertainment venue, in Austin, Texas.