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12th June 2018, Gibson Hall

TechXLR8 Awards

The TechXLR8 Awards are part of TechXLR8 and London Tech Week. The awards celebrate innovation and excellence in the tech industry, acknowledging the entire ecosystem both within London and beyond.

The award categories have been designed to showcase both research & development and solution providers leading the way in 5G, virtual & augmented reality, IoT, Cloud, connected automotive and artificial intelligence.

The awards take place at Gibson Hall, located in the very heart of the City of London, this spectacular Grade I listed neo-classical building is a truly stunning venue and the perfect location to celebrate the best of tech.

2018 Award Categories

5G World

  • Best 5G Trial Between an Operator & Vendor
  • Best Plan for Integrating LTE Advanced Pro and 5G
  • Best 5G Fixed Wireless Network Solution
  • Best 5G Core Network Development
  • Best Use of Virtualization Technology 
  • Network Development of the Year Award (Operator Only)
  • Best 5G Radio Access Network Solution

AR/VR World

  • AR & VR Futureproof Award

Internet of Things World Europe

  • Best IIoT Deployment
  • Best End-to-End IoT Solution
  • Best IoT Platform
  • Best IoT Connectivity Solution
  • Leadership in IoT

Cloud & DevOps World

  • DevOps Transformation
  • DevOps Tools/Product of the Year
  • Best Cloud Platform

Smart Mobility & Transportation

  • Best Mobility Product/Service
  • Best Autonomous Vehicle Product/Service

Digital CX

  • Leading Digital Customer Experience Solution


  • Blockchain Innovator of the Year


  • Diversity Champion Award

2017 Award Winners

  • Best Virtual Reality Industry Technology - Dirac Research
  • Best Augmented Reality Industry Technology - Proximie
  • Cloud Platform Innovation of the Year - China Mobile
  • Best Cloud Security Platform - eperi
  • Best Cloud Application - Skuid
  • DevOps Solution of the Year - Technology Solutions (formerly a division of Avnet now part of Tech Data)
  • Best IoT Deployment - China Telecom
  • Leadership in IoT - Nokia Networks
  • IoT Evangelist of the Year – oneM2M
  • Best IoT Platform - Huawei
  • Innovation in Connected Services - Tantalum Corporation
  • Innovation in Mobility Services - TomTom Automotive
  • Most Innovative Implementation of AI Technologies - Darktrace 
  • Best Consumer App - Favorey Ltd
  • Best 5G Trial Between an Operator and Vendor - SK Telecom
  • Outstanding Contribution to 5G R&D - Huawei
  • Best Connectivity Solution - Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
  • Best 5G Core Network Development - Huawei
  • Best Use of Virtualization Technology - VMWare Inc
  • Best Network Development (Operators only) - KT

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