14 mar. 2024

Icotera selects Qualcomm for next generation Wi-Fi 7 portfolio


  • Extensive portfolio to include Wi-Fi 7 XGS-PON / Ethernet Routers, and Mesh Access Points.
  • A fundamental part of this strategic decision was not only selecting the vendor that Icotera sees as the clear leader in premium Wi-Fi solutions but also a partner that is leading the industry in terms of geographical diversity and supply chain robustness in its operations.

Icotera announces its strategic collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. as the chipset provider of its upcoming Wi-Fi 7 portfolio. The collaboration marks a significant milestone in Icotera’s ongoing position as the CPE vendor that pushes the boundaries of Wi-Fi performance and customer satisfaction. This engagement secures a collaboration with an industry front-runner not only for performance but also for providing leading supply chain diversity in its operations.

"After a thorough evaluation process, we are proud to declare Qualcomm Technologies as our technology vendor for our Wi-Fi 7 portfolio," says René Brøchner, CEO of Icotera. "Qualcomm Technologies' unmatched expertise, commitment to excellence, and innovation is a perfect match with Icotera's customer-centric approach.” Adding to this strategic choice Brøchner added; “We selected Qualcomm Technologies as the clear choice in terms of performance and industry heritage, but it was much more than that. With Qualcomm Technologies, we have a vendor we are certain also delivers proven supply chain robustness and geographic diversity, which are paramount to Icotera and our customers in today’s fast-paced world.”

The new product line will empower ISPs to offer multi-gigabit Wi-Fi solutions, delivering faster speeds, reduced interference, increased capacity, and enhanced performance to support future high-bandwidth activities. Icotera’s expertise in delivering innovative Wi-Fi solutions that push performance boundaries achieving industry-leading customer satisfaction levels make the Qualcomm Technologies and Icotera combination a compelling customer offering.

"We at Qualcomm Technologies are excited to embark on a close collaboration with Icotera," says Dino Flore, Vice President, Technology from Qualcomm Europe, Inc. "With its position of being a leader in the industry in terms of Wi-Fi performance and customer satisfaction, we believe that our Wi-Fi 7 portfolio is a perfect match.”

Icotera and Qualcomm Technologies are delivering unparalleled Wi-Fi experiences, empowering users with seamless connectivity, and unlocking the full potential of the connected home.


For media inquiries or further information, please contact René Brøchner, CEO, Icotera.

About Icotera:
Icotera is a leading European developer and manufacturer of standard-setting fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) CPE solutions. Our intelligent FTTH gateways, managed ethernet routers and access points feature high-end Wi-Fi and are optimized with end-to-end real-time in-home network and Wi-Fi monitoring. As a technology leader in this field, the company develops and delivers products with unique design and superior quality and performance. Icotera is committed to providing fiber-optic network operators and ISPs with tailor-made, flexible, and cost-effective solutions that meet individual requirements.

Icotera selects Qualcomm for next generation Wi-Fi 7 portfolio