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Awards

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS

The most prestigious recognition of excellence in the broadband marketplace. This year, the awards took place at Meistersaal, Berlin on Wednesday 25th October.

2017 WINNERS

Achievement in Fixed-Mobile Convergence

WINNER: Huawei

Best Consumer Facing OTT Service (TV/Media/Bundles)

WINNER: Turkcell

Broadband Delivering Social Impact

WINNER: nbn Austalia

Best Smart Home Network

WINNER: Deutsche Telekom & Huawei

Achievement in Network Virtualization

WINNER: Nokia

Customer Choice Award

WINNER: Reykjavik Fibre Network

Best consumer 1Gbps service based on G.Fast or DOCSIS 3.1

WINNER: TDC & Huawei

Best consumer 10Gbps service based on next-generation PON

WINNER: Nokia & SKB South Korea

Best Fixed Access Solution

WINNER: Adtran

Best Wireless Broadband Solution

WINNER: EPAM & Liberty Global

Best Smart City Collaboration

WINNER: Ooredoo

NEW: PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD

WINNER: Erling Gudmundsson, Reykjavik Fibre Network

BROADBAND AWARDS 2017 HIGHLIGHTS


12 Awards presented for a variety of ground-breaking initiatives! Congratulations to all winners and finalists!

2017 FINALISTS

Category 1: Achievement in Fixed-Mobile Convergence

Huawei – Huawei FMC Solution 

Nokia – Fixed Networks for Mobile Transport 

Nokia – Nokia Hybrid Access Solution 

ZTE Corporation - ZTE Cloud Native IMS Solution 

ZTE Corporation - ZTE Fusion-WAN FMC leased-line Solution

Category 2: Best Consumer Facing OTT Service (TV/Media/Bundles)

Great Event TV – greateventtv.com 

Turkcell – TV+

Category 3: Broadband Delivering Social Impact

Free WiFi for Africa NPC t/a Project Isizwe - Hyper-Local Content and Employment 

Innovation Drive Citizen Engagement Telefonica & Huawei  - FTTH Rollout in Spain 

nbn Australia - nbn Sky Muster Satellite Broadband 

PT. Telkom Akses - Indihome Triple Play 

Ethio Telecom & ZTE - National BroadBand Promoting Ethiopia Great Development

Category 4: Best Smart Home Network

DSP Group – Ultra Low Energy (ULE) Technology for IoT 

Deutsche Telekom & Huawei – Speedport Smart (The Next Generation Home Gateway) 

Nokia – Autonomous Customer Care 

Telekom Research and Development sdn bhd – Smart Home Energy Monitoring System (BeLyfe) 

ZTE Corporation – ZTE Smart Door Lock 

Zyxel Communications Corp – Zyxel MULTY PRO

Category 5: Achievement in Network Virtualization

Adtran – Adtran Mosaic 

China Unicom and Huawei – TSDN Solution 

Nokia – Nokia Software-Defined Access Networks 

ZTE Corporation – ZTE vBRAS Solution 

ZTE Corporation – VEON & ZTE SDN based NFVI Solution

Category 6: Customer Choice Award

Bharti Airtel – Bharti Airtel Fixed Line Modernization 

Hyperoptic – Hyperoptic ultrafast,full fibre broadband 

Porto Seguro Conecta – Wireless full MVNO in Brazil 

Reykjavik Fibre Network (Gagnaveita Reykjavikur) – Single Setup

Category 7: Best consumer 1Gbps service based on G.Fast or DOCSIS 3.1

TDC & Huawei – the Europe first DOCSIS 3.1 network 

Swisscom & Huawei – Swisscom’s 1Gbps Service Based on Huawei’s One-Stop G.fast Solutions 

ZTE Corporation and NetCologne GmbH – Smooth Transition to the Future: NetCologne & ZTE's G.fast@212MHz Solution 

Nokia – software-defined G.fast micronodes

Category 8: Best consumer 10Gbps service based on next-generation PON

HUAWEI & PCCW – Huawei 10G PON Solution

SKB South Korea and Nokia –10Gbps Next-generation PON 

Telekom Research & Development Sdn Bhd – Highspeed 10Gbps Symmetrical Access Network Solution

Category 9: Best Fixed Access Solution

ADTRAN – ADTRAN Gigabit G.fast with GTTB model

PT Telkom Akses – Indihome Triple Play 

Huawei – Huawei CloudFAN Solution 

Huawei – Huawei SuperVector Solution 

ZTE Corporation – Flagship Optical Access Platform for Next Decade-ZTE TITAN 

InCoax Networks – MoCA Access 2.5 - The Multi-Gigabit Access Standard over existing in-buidlding infrastructure 

ZTE Corporation – ZTE Flexible and Cost-Effective Combo PON Solution

Category 10: Best Wireless Broadband Solution

Liberty Global – Connect App

nbn Australia – nbn Sky Muster Satellite Broadband

ZTE Corporation – ZTE eWBB Solution

ZTE Corporation – ZTE 5G-Oriented Massive MIMO Solution 

ZTE Corporation – ZTE 5G-Oriented EPC solution 

Zyxel Communications Corp. – LTE3300 Series

Category 11: Best Smart City Collaboration

Ooredoo – Smart City Projects in Qatar

Judges

Daniel Brower, SVP, Program Officer & Strategic Projects, Deutsche Telekom 

Alzbeta Fellenbaum, Senior Analyst, Broadband, IHS Markit

Robin Mersh, CEO, Broadband Forum

Dario Talmesio, Principal Analyst, Ovum

Gary McLaren, CTO, HKBN

Kamalini Ganguli, Senior Analyst, Ovum