Introducing: Nextivity, Inc. Solving the Indoor Coverage Crisis
Solving the Indoor Coverage Crisis Nextivity was founded to develop compelling indoor coverage solutions for mobile network operators.
Why Re-invent the Repeater? <ul><li>Traditional approaches don’t work. Carriers have not embraced them. </li></ul><ul><li>Smart Repeaters are carrier-class devices that are designed to work in harmony with the macro network … We built the Intelliboost™ core processor for this purpose! </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced Signal Processing </li></ul><ul><li>Intelligent Antenna Architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Self-Configuring </li></ul><ul><li>Environmentally-Aware </li></ul><ul><li>Network Safe </li></ul><ul><li>(Mobile) Operator-Specific </li></ul><ul><li>Self Adjusting, User-Installable </li></ul>
Introducing the Smart Repeater Nextivity Inc. Confidential & Proprietary
Where are We Today? November 2008 Q1 : -- Developed first Core Processor for indoor coverage -- First alpha (test) units shipped to Europe Q2: -- Named a Top Innovator by GSMA Q3: -- Smart Repeaters being trialed by 24 Operators Q4: -- Named Outstanding Emerging Growth Company at 15 th Annual AeA High Tech Awards
Hitting The Target Market Nextivity, Inc. Proprietary & Confidential YE ‘09 global subscribers forecasted to be in excess of … 4.45 Billion subs Approx 40% of these will have in-building coverage issues = 1.78 Billion subs 60% will have broadband, (could be served by other means) = 1.06 Billion subs Sales: 3-year sales forecast of 3.5 million Smart Repeater systems is less than 1% of the world WCDMA market. Customers: Wireless Network Operators , who will subsidize smart repeaters in order to minimize churn and increase data ARPU. Direction: -- Introduce company; begin to evangelize Smart Repeaters -- Unveil the Cel-Fi product at 2009 Mobile World Congress -- Ramp production in Q2 2009; introduce enterprise product Goal: To become the Solution of Choice for indoor coverage systems
Experienced Wireless Industry Executive Team Werner Sievers CEO Behzad Mohebbi, Ph.D. CTO Michiel Lotter, Ph.D. VP, Engineering Tom Bilotta VP, Hardware David Ramsland VP, Operations Tony Pun Director, Finance George Lamb Director, Marketing Andrew Gruar VP, Sales & Business Development
Experienced Board and Top Tier Investors Scott Fox Chairman Emeritus of the GSMA; former CTO of BellSouth/Cingular Perry LaForge Founder and Executive Director of the CDMA Development Group (CDG) Bill Wiberg Former President of Lucent's Cellular & PCS Wireless Networks division Rohit Malhotra Vice President, Principle Investment Area at Goldman Sachs Greg Mauro Managing Partner of Revolution Ventures Werner Sievers CEO, Nextivity, Inc. Behzad Mohebbi Founder and CTO, Nextivity, Inc.
Nextivity, Inc. Solving the Indoor Coverage Crisis