Wireless firm recognised as one of the UK’s fastest growing technology companies
Loughborough, UK – 18th November 2016
CommAgility, a developer of hardware and software for wireless applications, announced today that it ranked in 45th position in the 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 50, a listing of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in the UK.
Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over the last four years. CommAgility grew 400 per cent during this period. CommAgility has previously appeared in the Fast 50 in 2012 and 2013.
David Cobb, lead partner, Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 and Technology Fast 500 EMEA Programmes, said: “The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 gives great profile to technology companies and is internationally recognised as being one of the most important business awards in the sector.”
Edward Young, managing director at CommAgility, said: “This latest award recognises our achievement in developing advanced hardware and software products, and successfully selling them around the world.”
The Fast 50 ranking adds to the company’s recent success when it was listed in the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100, as well as CommAgility’s Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation received earlier in 2016. The company also received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade, in 2013.
CommAgility is based at Loughborough University’s Science and Enterprise Park, with a second office in the Tectrum technology centre in Duisburg, Germany. It exports around the world, with customers in over 15 countries including the USA, China, South Korea, India, France, Germany and Japan.
The full list of this year’s winners and winner breakdown by region and sector is available at www.fast50.co.uk.
CommAgility is an award-winning, world-leading developer of embedded signal processing and RF modules, and LTE PHY/stack software, for 4G and 5G mobile network and related applications. We design the latest DSP, FPGA and RF technologies into compact, powerful, and reliable products based on industry standard architectures. Our LTE software for mobile devices and wireless infrastructure includes physical layer and protocol stack for small cells, physical layer and protocol stack for terminals, an advanced scheduler for small cells, and IP development in the areas of advanced PHY algorithms on multi-core SDR platforms.
Our customers around the world integrate CommAgility products into high performance test equipment, specialised radio and intelligence systems, R&D demonstrators and trial systems. We are highly flexible and work closely with our key customers to meet their technical needs and to support them through development into volume production.
CommAgility was honoured with two Queen's Awards for Enterprise, in Innovation in 2016 and in International Trade in 2013. It appeared in the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 list of fastest growing technology companies in 2015, and featured in the Deloitte UK Fast 50 in 2013 and 2012. See www.commagility.com.
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