Company receives top honors for “Most Innovative IoT/M2M Strategy”

SAN DIEGO – May 24, 2016 — Ingenu™, the pioneer in delivering connectivity exclusively to machines, today announced that its Machine Network™ was awarded the prestigious Leading Lights Award for “Most Innovative IoT/M2M Strategy” in the Service Provider category.  The award was presented to the communications service provider (cable, fixed, mobile, IoT/M2M specialist) that unveiled the most innovative Internet of Things/Machine-to-Machine (IoT/M2M) strategy during the past year.  Other nominees in the category included, AT&T, KORE and ZenFi.

Hosted by Light Reading, a market-leading publication for the global telecommunications industry, the Leading Lights annual awards program recognizes those companies making progress in 5G and transformation strategies as well as Software Defined Networking (SVN), Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), Internet of Things (IoT) and other traditional categories.

“We are honored to have won the Most Innovative IoT/M2M Strategy award for the Machine Network,” said John Horn, chief executive officer of Ingenu.  “This award serves as further validation for the increasing demand for machine-dedicated connectivity for the IoT. Our team has been working tirelessly to accelerate construction of the Machine Network to meet the growing demand across the United States.  Light Reading is a leader in industry analysis and commentary, and we are extremely pleased to have been considered for this award.”

About the Machine Network™

Ingenu’s Machine Network is the first nationwide wireless public network dedicated entirely to Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) connectivity.  The network is currently operating on 38 private networks across the globe, with construction underway on nationwide public networks in more than 20 countries. The Ingenu Machine Network build-out is currently in progress and will continue expansion to over 30 major metropolitan areas within the United States throughout 2016. To find out when the Machine Network will be coming to your area, please visit

About Ingenu

Ingenu is building the first wireless Machine Network, the world’s largest IoT network dedicated to LPWA (low-power, wide-area) connectivity for machines only. Operating on universal spectrum, the company’s RPMA® technology is a proven standard for connecting Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) devices around the world, with 38 private networks deployed over seven years. The Machine Network™ will have further reach, global range and longer lasting battery life than any existing network. It is also future-proof – enabling technology solution providers to maximize their product’s efficiency and longevity, with unparalleled control and visibility. Ingenu is led by a highly experienced team and backed by one of the strongest boards in the industry, including veterans from Verizon and Qualcomm. Information about Ingenu can be found at, or follow us on Twitter @ingenunetworks.

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