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Sep 09, 2014

4G World: Altair Joins Cisco and Intel executives to Discuss Future Of LTE In IoT

LAS VEGAS, NV — Altair Semiconductor, the world’s leading developer of high-performance, single-mode LTE chipsets, announced today that Eran Eshed, Co-founder and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, will present at 4G World, the leading conference and expo devoted to driving 4G technology innovation and mobile broadband revenue growth. The event is co-located with CTIA’s Super Mobility Week, taking place September 9-11 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Eshed will participate in an expert panel titled the Future of 4G LTE in the Internet of Things (IoT), alongside Brett Belding, Senior Manager of Cisco IT Mobility Services and Kenneth Stewart, Chief Wireless Technologist of Intel Corporation.

The panel will examine industry drivers and barriers to leveraging the speed and efficiency of LTE for M2M applications, and how leading suppliers are optimizing the feature set and cost of embedded LTE chips in a wide range of sensors, consumer electronics and wearable devices. The panel will be moderated by Derek Kerton, Principal Analyst of The Kerton Group, and will take place on Thursday, September 11 from 11:00-11:30 AM in the Palazzo Ballrooms I-K

Additionally, Eshed will present a session titled 4G LTE – the future of IoT?on Wednesday, September 10 from 2:00-2:20 PM in the Expo Solutions Theater, Booth 2875. This session will make the case for 4G LTE by examining the market drivers and enablers propelling the widespread adoption of 4G LTE in M2M and IoT.

Altair, a gold sponsor at this year’s 4G World, will be meeting with customers and business partners throughout the show at meeting room MR3020.

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About Altair Semiconductor

Altair Semiconductor is the world’s leading developer of high-performance, single-mode LTE chipsets. By focusing on 100% LTE solutions, Altair is enabling the introduction of competitively priced connected devices to the market. The company’s chips have been qualified by the world’s top LTE carriers. More than 30 original design manufacturers around the world have selected Altair to connect more than 80 end-user devices such as tablets, netbooks, USB dongles, portable hotspots, fixed routers and modems, and M2M applications. For more information, visit the company’s website at Altair Semiconductor. Follow Altair on Twitter: @AltairSemi

About 4G World

4G World is the leading conference and expo devoted to driving 4G technology innovation and mobile broadband revenue growth. Owned and operated by UBM Tech and co-located with Tower & Small Cell Summit at Super Mobility Week powered by CTIA, the show provides service providers and operators the opportunity to research advanced mobile technologies and successful business models. Through educational sessions led by top industry analysts and executives, attendees will learn to overcome the challenges they will face as they develop, deploy and monetize their 4G/LTE networks. For more information, visit

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