Intelligent CIO Europe Issue 30 | Page 32

Matrix42 enables patient stay in touch with family Matrix42, a leading workspace management company, headquartered in Germany, demonstrated its solidarity with health workers on duty during the Coronavirus crisis and its support of patients with donations to hospitals that established early COVID-19 units in recent months. The company donated considerable software licensing to ensure the setup, management and security of devices provided to patients in intensive care. The donations were made to a number of healthcare facilities in Lombardy, the epicentre of the first Coronavirus outbreak in Italy: Luigi Sacco Hospital in Milan, the Valle Olona and Melegnano ASSTs (regional healthcare institutions), Multimedica, and the San Matteo IRCCS (research hospital) in Pavia. Roberto Casetta, Vice President of Global Sales at Matrix42, was directly involved in the donations and explained how the company was able to “Many organisations, associations and entre medical or IT equipm were a great number tablets with no pre-loa Matrix42 deployed its the devices, installing configuring them for v Cradlepoint undergoes ra into Europe Cradlepoint, a global leader in clouddelivered LTE and 5G wireless network Edge solutions, has announced its rapid expansion into Europe with senior hires, investment in new teams and new product offerings. With a strong heritage in the US to build upon, a clear addressable wireless WAN market in Europe and the emergence of 5G networks, the company is ready to truly ‘go global’ in 2020, winning more customers across northern, central and southern Europe. Cradlepoint’s ‘go-to-market’ strategy in Europe will be driven through third parties and partner programmes in each geo, with the company actively recruiting partners across Europe as part of its expansion plan. James Bristow, SVP EMEA, Cradlepoint, said: “We invented the wireless WAN/ Edge movement and lead the industry. This will grow to a US$5 billion market in EMEA by 2025 – but now it’ our presence in Europ growing demand for m networks. We want to companies in the yea the market as 5G infra across the region.”