TechXLR8 Highlights: Thursday 14th June 2018
This year IoT World Europe joined TechXLR8, combining eight industry-leading events into one all-encompassing Festival of Technology.
Here are today's highlights from TechXLR8 and London Tech Week, where a wide range of organisations including Transport for London, GSK, MasterCard and Seadrill Offshore all took the stage to speak.
Congratulations to the TechXLR8 Awards Winners
The TechXLR8 Awards brings together the awards ceremonies for IoT World Europe, 5G World, Cloud & DevOps World, VR & AR World, AI & Machine Learning World, Apps World Evolution, and Connected Cars & Autonomous Vehicles World.
"KNect365 have brought together these shows as we recognise the convergence in the tech industry and the TechXLR8 Awards highlights success and excellence of the companies within it. We’re delighted to have had so many fantastic entries which truly showcases the pinnacle of innovation and huge congratulations to all the winners,” says Samuel Oakley, Senior Portfolio Director, KNect365, an Informa Plc business.
A separate event was held on the show floor at TechXLR8 for the Project Kairos Startup Pitch Off. Seeing the six startup finalists compete in front of a live audience to be named the Project Kairos Pitch Off winners.
TechXLR8 Award Winners
Best 5G Trial Between an Operator & Vendor
- Huawei & Vodafone
Best Plan for Integrating LTE Advanced Pro and 5G
Best 5G Core Network Technology (Operator)
Best 5G Core Network Technology (Vendor)
Best Network Development of the Year Award (Operator Only)
- SK telecom
Best 5G Radio Access Network Solution
Best Test & Measurement Solution
- VIAVI Solutions
AR & VR Futureproof Award
- EON Reality
Blockchain Innovator of the Year
Best DevOps Transformation – (Enterprise only)
DevOps Tools/Product of the Year
Best Cloud Platform
- Red Hat
Leading Digital Customer Experience Solution
Best IoT Deployment
Best End-to-End IoT Solution
Best IoT Connectivity Solution
- SK telecom
Best Mobility Product/Service
- Automotive Grade Linux
Best Connected Vehicle Solution
Diversity Champion Award
- Mark Martin