GREENPACKET BREAKS NEW GROUND AS WORLD-CLASS PRODUCT DEVELOPER WITH DESIGN NOMINATION
German Design Council Nominates Greenpacket’s Shuttle WiMAX USB Modem for product design excellence
Kuala Lumpur, 8 July 2011, Greenpacket, a leading developer of next generation mobile broadband and networking solutions reaffirmed its distinction in product design and innovation with the latest nomination of its ‘Shuttle’ WiMAX USB Modem for the German Design Awards 2012, in the Product Design category. This nomination sets a new milestone for Greenpacket as a product developer, elevating the company to a world-class standing; setting a new benchmark in cutting edge technology and creativity in product design.
The annual award by the German Design Council is the highest merit for creations in the field of communication and product design. The prestigious award of awards is bestowed only on products that have previously won a national or international design prize.
In 2011, the ‘Shuttle’ has won a series of renowned awards – the iF Product Design Award 2011 for outstanding design achievement and Product of The Year 2010 by 4GWE for excellence in product performance. Next, Greenpacket will have the privilege elevate the ‘Shuttle’ to compete alongside top designers globally for the highest mark of distinction in the German Design Awards 2012,.
The ‘Shuttle’ redefines the next generation of portable modems with its unique identity showcasing excellence in both performance and design. It is the world’s first high-gain USB modem with a breakthrough in supporting a wideband frequency range of 2.3GHz to 2.7GHz. Befitting the lifestyle of mobile generations, it is compact and has a sleek contemporary design.
James Wang, Senior Vice President of Innovation, Strategies and Development (ISD) at Greenpacket, said “We are exceptionally pleased to have been nominated to compete among incumbent world class designers for the German Design Awards. We have been in the CPE industry for only 3 years and I’m proud to say that in this short period we have produced a number of award-winning products, demonstrating our innovation, know-how and pioneering capabilities.”
“The string of nomination and awards are testimony of our commitment in making products that meets market needs and demands. We are committed to our growing customer base globally, and this recognition certainly puts us on par with other world renowned devices manufactures.” said Kelvin Lee, Senior General Manager of Greenpacket.
Greenpacket prides itself as a leading developer of Next Generation mobile broadband and networking solutions. Its carrier-grade solutions and award-winning consumer devices help Telecommunications Operators open new avenues, meet new demands, and enrich lifestyles while forging new relationships. Greenpacket believes in a future of limitless freedom in wireless communications and commits to meeting the needs of customers through innovative solutions.
Greenpacket is the solutions pillar of Green Packet Berhad, which is founded in 2000 in Silicon Valley. Green Packet Berhad is now headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and listed on the Main Board of the Malaysian bourse. It has over 1000 employees with nine operations across the globe. For more information visit: www.greenpacket.com
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