Critical infrastructures such as public and private networks for different verticals are hugely important for society and underscore the essence of Taiwan's technological capabilities
At the upcoming Mobile World Congress Barcelona, Taiwan Pavilion organized by Industrial Development Bureau (IDB), Ministry of Economic Affairs will showcase a variety of solutions ranging from network equipment, system software and integration service for 4G, 5G traditional Radio Access Network (RAN) and Open RAN infrastructure developed by Taiwanese companies. In Taiwan Pavilion, these companies will be exhibiting Taiwan's leadership and technological capabilities from 27 February to 2 March.
The novelties presented will focus on infrastructure for 5G networks and connectivity platforms for private networks, offering industry partners the best-of-breed end-to-end (E2E) network solution to cater for massive commercial deployment in the global telecom market.
Some of the most prominent companies presenting their solutions and products at Taiwan Pavilion are the following:
1. Alpha Networks Inc.
Alpha Networks Inc. is one of Taiwan's largest manufacturers of professional networking equipment. With years of profound experience in product design and development, Alpha Networks has been an important provider of ODM services for designing, developing, and manufacturing of network products for world-renowned brands. The company's product lines range from local area and metropolitan networks to wireless broadband networks, digital multimedia, mobile solutions for businesses, MEC platform, 5G RAN and CPE for vertical applications. More information at www.alphanetworks.com
Ataya is named after the Atayal people of Taiwan and meaning of the word is "human." The founding team has been part of companies such as Cisco, Ruckus, Commscope, Broadcom and Qualcomm with experience in building products ranging from System-on-Chip solution to Cloud-native telecom and enterprise software. Ataya's mission is to build a universal connectivity platform for Industry 4.0 that is simple, secure, scalable and application aware. Its recently launched Harmony platform is Industry's first and only Universal Connectivity Platform for Private Networks. Its platform includes single pane of glass for uniform policy and subscriber management, API Gateway and platform to deploy enterprise edge applications. The company is based in Santa Clara, CA and with engineering centers in Taipei, Taiwan. For more information visit www.ataya.io
3. Compal Electronics, Inc.
Compal Electronics, Inc. was established in 1984 and is one of the top 500 companies in the world by 《Fortune》in 2022. Compal actively develops diversified businesses and has invested in 5G development since 2018. Starting from 2020, a number of 5G smart application solutions were launched, including 5G O-RAN, 5G Small Cell, 5G Modules, 5G MiFi Routers and 5G smart wearable devices. Compal has been adhering to the vision promoting the spirit of "common good" in supply chain and serving as the paradigm in the industry. It has cultivated the connection between technology and people through innovative technology and green design. For more information: www.compal.com
4. Edgecore Networks Corporation
Edgecore Networks Corporation is a subsidiary of Accton Technology Corporation, the leading network ODM. Edgecore Networks delivers wired and wireless networking products and solutions through channel partners and system integrators worldwide for data center, service provider, enterprise and SMB customers. Edgecore Networks is the leader in open networking, providing a full line of open Wi-Fi access points, packet transponders, virtual PON OLTs, cell site gateways, aggregation routers and 1G, 10G, 25G, 40G, 100G and 400G OCP Accepted™ switches that offer choice of commercial and open source NOS and SDN software. More information at www.edge-core.com
5. Groundhog Technologies Inc.
Groundhog Technologies is the leading provider of geolocation for mobile networks and mobility intelligence. Our solutions can reveal the locations, Quality of Experience (QoE), context, and lifestyles of all mobile users in the operator's entire network 24×7. This carrier-grade platform continuously transforms billions of daily network events and petabytes of data into ubiquitous intelligence. This invaluable knowledge empowers our partners to improve services and generate new revenue streams across various departments: Network & Operations, Customer Experience, Sales & Marketing, Digital Services, and now being extended to the Public Health domain. Since 2001, Groundhog Technologies has been helping the foremost operators in the world to maximize their network and business potential. More information at www.ghtinc.com
6. Industrial Technology Research Institute
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is a world-leading R&D organization focused on applied technology and technical services. Founded in 1973, ITRI has played a vital role in transforming Taiwan's economy from a labor-intensive industry to a high-tech industry. At MWC Barcelona 2023, ITRI will showcase gNB E2E solution with seamless mobility technology for smart factories and ubiquitous connectivity technology for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communication. More information at www.itri.org.tw/english
7. NEXCOM International Co., Ltd.
NEXCOM, a leading network appliance supplier, helps customers build an agile, cloud-native, safe, and efficient network environment. At MWC 2023, NEXCOM showcases its latest full-scale network product portfolio for building a solid 5G O-RAN infrastructure. The products leverage the latest network technologies, including mmWave, PTP, SyncE, TSN, FWA, enhanced security, built-in acceleration, and advanced Ethernet connectivity. If you are looking for entry-level Edge devices, professional 5G uCPE, cell site gateway, switch, aggregation router, DU, CU, or high-performance appliance for 5G networking security – be sure to visit NEXCOM at MWC Barcelona 2023 in Hall 5 Stand 5A61! More information at www.nexcom.com
8. Pegatron Corporation
Founded in 2008 with a solid R&D team, Pegatron combined EMS (electronic manufacturing services) and ODM (original design manufacturer) industries to become a DMS (design manufacturing services) company, offering leading, state-of-the-art products to the industry to create cost-effective solutions. The company delivers new business opportunities to its partners. Prominent among its services are computer design, computer hardware, portable devices and networks and associated peripherals for others relating to operative and support services, among others. More information at www.pegatroncorp.com
9. Quanta Computer Inc.
Established in 1988, Quanta Computer is the world's largest ODM company for notebooks and servers. With state-of-the-art technology and strong R&D capability, Quanta has become a leader in hi-tech markets and the best partner for providing quality design and manufacturing services for top-tier brands worldwide for technology products. Aside from its leadership position in notebook manufacturing, it has extended its reach to cloud computing, enterprise network solutions, wireless communications (Wi-Fi, LTE, 5G NR), smart home, automobile, smart healthcare and AIoT applications to proactively expand the integrated deployment of its operations to explore new business opportunities. At the Mobile World Congress Barcelona Quanta Computer will demonstrate its 5G RAN and 5G user equipment, the sustainable networking product for global digital transformation. It will also showcase its latest ARM platform and its innovations in providing low energy consumption and profitability for telecommunications industries, small businesses and vertical industries. More information at www.quantatw.com
10. Synergy Design Technology Limited
5G Smart RAN Software Solution Provider: its 5G Smart RAN software service and system works in compliance with 3GPP/O-RAN/SCF. The Synergy 5G Physical Layer solution can be divided and delivers PHY small-cell "aggregation" and "disaggregation." It is a scalable and comprehensive solution, as it enables complete standardization, multiple portfolios, PHY divisible and system integration. More information at www.synegydesigntek.com
11. Tailyn Technologies, INC.
TAILYN possesses 40 years of experience in the development of industrial applications, telecommunications, telematics and other precision equipment. It provides comprehensive solutions integrated through design, pilot execution, mass production and test engineering. Through its high-level integration and engineering capabilities, enthusiastic attitude and high learning skills, it actively and effectively addresses customers' dilemmas from design to the process of attaining product production objectives. TAILYN industrial networking solutions are reliable and are used in vertical markets such as industrial 5G mobile networks, factory automation, public energy services, surveillance systems, vehicles, etc. With a long history of success stories worldwide, TAILYN is positioned as a key partner in the construction of a solid networking infrastructure for its customers. Its long-term relations with customers are the best endorsement of its quality and good service. More information at www.tailyn.com.tw
12. ThroughTek Co., Ltd.
With its Kalay® platform, ThroughTek Co., Ltd. (TUTK) is a provider of cloud services in the IoT industry. On the basis of its wide-ranging experience in the integration of P2P connections in surveillance systems, ThroughTek has been applying this cutting-edge technology to help businesses enter the IoT markets. It transformed its business in 2012 to become one of the major providers of IoT solutions. TUTK IoT Solution allows device manufacturers, retailers, and telecom operators a quick launch of ideal overall IoT services conjoined by ThroughTek. TUTK IoT Solution is an ideal solution for various vertical markets. More information at www.throughtek.com
13. Ufi Space Co., Ltd.
UfiSpace provides end-to-end open and disaggregated transport network solutions for telecommunications companies, cloud service providers and data centers. UfiSpace's focus on customer service and engineering excellence has brought them to the forefront of 5G innovation. Their mission is to provide future-proof solutions for service providers to build their next-generation network with a more flexible and efficient architecture. UfiSpace is also engaged in accelerating industry growth by playing an active role within open networking communities such as the Open Compute Project (OCP) and Telecom Infra Project (TIP), contributing their solution designs to the open networking ecosystem. More information at www.ufispace.com
14. Wave-In Communication Inc.
Wave-In Communication is a renowned system integrator in Taiwan that specializes in providing comprehensive AIoT solutions. With its expertise in P5G, SATCOM, and digital content, Wave-In Communication has emerged as a market leader in the industry. The company takes pride in serving as a distributor of world-class B5G technologies and has a robust in-house R&D team that ensures top-notch quality in all its solutions. In recognition of its outstanding contributions to Taiwan's 5G independent supply chain, Wave-In Communication has been acknowledged by the Taiwan MOEA (Ministry of Economic Affairs) as a key systems integrator. The company has also received multiple accolades from the SCSE for its innovative applications that have helped transform the technology landscape. More information at www.wavein.com.tw
15. WHA YU Industrial Co., Ltd.
M.gear, the trade name of WHA YU Industrial Co., has led the forefront of active and passive RF devices. Driven by the high demand of the communications industry, our products focus on the RF industry and offer a wide range of antennas to enable wireless network system integrators. We help customers deploy network under diverse climate circumstances, in cities with skyscrapers, in rural areas, as well as in indoor environments such as offices, factories and event venues, etc. M.gear is the best partner for network operators, systems integrators and last-mile equipment suppliers in its deployment of networks in multiple scenarios. More information: www.whayu.com
16. Wiwynn Corporation
Wiwynn is a leading open server provider. It works with hyperscale data centers and telcos to design, manufacture, and integrate cloud computing, storage products and rack solutions. Their activity is committed to the best TCO (Total Cost Ownership) optimization for data centers and telecoms and actively participates in OCP (Open Compute Project), ORAN Alliance, ONF (Open Networking Foundation) and TIP (Threat Intervention and Prevention) for 5G/Edge solutions. Wiwynn has been working with telco and technology partners to deploy Wiwynn open edge servers, EP100 and ES200, for multiple PoCs globally. The successful deployments have proven the performance and flexibility of Wiwynn's edge solutions are perfect for open RAN CU/DU, smart factory, immersive entertainment, low-latency CDN, and XR-based training at the edge sites. More information at www.wiwynn.com/events/mwc-2023
17. YTTEK Technology Corp.
YTTEK provides highly flexible and affordable measuring solutions with integrated software and hardware, a comprehensive system team with wide-ranging experience in wireless communications, committed to providing a platform defined by highly flexible and scalable software that can be used with mmWave modules for developing 5G sub-6GHz, 5G mmWave, LEO and RIS. Their testing platform is useful for 5G technology verification processes in the lab as well as in production lines. Their testing platforms are some of the most versatile on the market, with best quality and price. They can generate substantial savings in phased-array antenna spacing (AAU) as well as 5G millimeter wave and the 5G millimeter wave front-end module (5G mmWave FEM), which verify and ensure that the network performance matches the previously designed one. More information at www.yttek.com