MultiTech Wins Best in Show at Embedded World 2020 for mPower™ Edge Intelligence


Award-winning solution represents the unification and evolution of well-established MultiTech smart router and gateway firmware platforms.


Mounds View, MN – March 9, 2020 Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., a leading provider of Industrial Internet of Things solutions announced today that mPower™ Edge Intelligence, has received a Best in Show Award by Embedded Computing Design, published by Open Systems Media, at Embedded World 2020 hosted in Nuremberg, Germany.

mPower Edge Intelligence, is a new embedded software offering, building on MultiTech’s popular application enablement platform, to deliver programmability, network flexibility, enhanced security and manageability for scalable Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions.

The award-winning solution represents the unification and evolution of well-established MultiTech smart router and gateway firmware platforms. In addition to ongoing support of the current feature-sets, MultiConnect® rCell 100 Series industrial cellular router customers now have access to the programmability of the industry-leading Conduit® IoT programmable gateway, while gateway customers can enjoy the additional security features currently available on the rCell.

“MultiTech was involved on many levels at Embedded World - from participating on a security panel; demonstrating award-winning devices and launching a new Conduit® 300 gateway developer kit,” said Prasad Kandikonda, Vice President of Engineering at MultiTech who received the honor at the Open Systems Media award ceremony. “Receiving award recognition from Embedded Computing Design for mPower Edge Intelligence was icing on the cake and we are honored to be acknowledged for our continued commitment to innovation.”

Embedded World Exhibition & Conferences is the world’s biggest gathering of embedded experts. The Best in Show awards recognize excellence in innovation. Assessed by Embedded Computing Design’s expert editorial team, nominations are judged on Design Excellence; Relative Performance and Market Impact/Disruption.

"We congratulate Embedded World’s Best of Show award winners,” said Rich Nass, Executive Vice President, Open Systems Media. “The recipients have demonstrated innovation on many levels and represent leaders in the industry. We look forward to seeing their future endeavors.”

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About MultiTech  
MultiTech designs, develops and manufactures communications equipment for the industrial internet of things – connecting physical assets to business processes to deliver enhanced value.

From the earliest analog systems, to the cellular heart of today’s industrial Internet of Things to the latest low-power wireless technology and beyond, MultiTech has consistently connected businesses in ways previously unimaginable – and has been doing so for 50 years.

Our commitment to quality and service excellence means you can count on MultiTech products and people to address your needs, while our history of innovation ensures you can stay ahead of the latest technology with a partner who will be there for the life of your solution. Visit for more information.

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