Awards
Broadband InfoVision Lifetime Achievement Award

October 22, 2014

ASSIA CEO Dr.John Cioffi receives this prestigious award for his ongoing work in broadband technologies.


2014 Broadband InfoVision Awards

ASSIA Decision Engine shortlisted for Best Network Intelligence Innovation.


ASSIA CEO Dr. John Cioffi Inducted into the 2014 Internet Hall of Fame

May 01, 2014

The Internet Hall of Fame celebrates the visionaries and innovators who were instrumental in shaping today’s Internet and expanding its global connectivity.

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IEEE Communications Society Edwin Howard Armstrong Achievement Award

January 01, 2014

Dr. John Cioffi, CEO and Chairman of the Board, ASSIA

For outstanding contributions over a period of years in the field of interest of the Society.


2013 Broadband Infovision Awards

October 22, 2013

Highly Commended | Best Broadband Access Award – Fixed 
for DSL Expresse 3.3 and Expresse WiFi
Highly Commended | Best Broadband Access Award – Wireless 
for Expresse WiFi


Best in Biz Awards 2013 International

July 24, 2013

ASSIA’s Smart Vectoring was named the gold winner in the Best New Product of the Year product category.


Best in Biz Awards 2013 EMEA

March 22, 2013

ASSIA DSL Expresse 3.1 was named the silver winner in the Best New Version of the Year product category.


2013 Broadband Infovision Awards Shortlist

January 01, 2013

Best Broadband Access Award – Fixed
Best Broadband Access Award – Wireless
July 8, 2013


Network Products Guide Hot Companies and Best Products Awards

January 01, 2013

ASSIA Expresse Solutions won a bronze award for IT Products and Services for Telecommunications.


Best in Biz Awards 2012

November 14, 2012

ASSIA was named a bronze winner for DSL Expresse in the Enterprise Product of the Year category.


ASSIA Wins Gold at Golden Bridge Awards

October 02, 2012


2012 Communications Technology Platinum Award

October 01, 2011

ASSIA DSL Expresse receives the platinum award for best data communications equipment or service.


ASSIA DSL Expresse 2.7 Named Finalist in Two Key Industry Awards

August 20, 2012


ASSIA Expresse Pro Wins Prestigious InfoVision Asia Award for Broadband Access Technology of the Year

May 23, 2012

ASSIA recognized at the Broadband-IP&TV Asia Conference for delivering the first mobile application for DSL network management. This award coincides with ASSIA’s growing customer traction in Asia.


ASSIA Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 Global

December 12, 2011

The Red Herring Global 100 Award win capped off a banner year for ASSIA after a number of major achievements, including increased industry recognition, substantial growth and world-class innovation. This prestigious recognition honors the world’s most audacious and far-reaching private technology companies and entrepreneurs for 2011.


ASSIA Wins Broadband InfoVision 2011 Award at Broadband World Forum 2011

September 28, 2011

Beating out competition from Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Huawei, and ZTE, ASSIA won the Broadband InfoVision 2011 award for Broadband Access Network Technologies and Services – Fixed, with its flagship product, ASSIA DSL Expresse. The award was presented to ASSIA CEO Dr. John Cioffi at the Broadband InfoVision Gala Dinner Awards ceremony, taking place during the Broadband World Forum 2011 tradeshow in Paris.


ASSIA Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Tech Startup

June 16, 2011

After carefully evaluating hundreds of applicants, the editorial staff at Red Herring selected ASSIA as a winner of the Red Herring Top 100 North America Tech Startup Award for its innovations and outstanding achievements in telecommunications. ASSIA joins a prestigious group of leaders and innovators recognized by Red Herring for their most promising new business models, including Facebook, Google, Twitter and Skype.


Frost & Sullivan 2011 Global Customer Value Enhancement Award

January 01, 2011

Independent research firm Frost & Sullivan named ASSIA as the recipient of the 2011 Global Customer Value Enhancement Award in High-speed DSL Optimization. Frost & Sullivan’s Best Practices research concluded that ASSIA has distinguished itself in the large-scale, high-speed, dynamic management of DSL networks.


Light Reading’s Hall of Fame: The First Five

November 03, 2010

Dr. John Cioffi, Chairman and CEO of ASSIA Inc. was named one of the first five inaugural members of the Light Reading Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame celebrates individuals whose contributions have shaped the modern telecom industry, or whose impact simply cannot be ignored. 

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2010 Economist Computing and Telecommunications Award – John Cioffi, ASSIA, Inc.

January 01, 2010

Dr. John Cioffi, Chairman and CEO of ASSIA Inc. is the Economist magazine’s recipient of the 2010 Computing and Telecommunications winner for his advances in Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) technology.

Tom Standage, Digital Editor at The Economist said, “John Cioffi is a prolific innovator, with more than 400 papers and over 100 patents to his name. Dr Cioffi continues to improve the speed of Internet links through ASSIA, a company that helps telecoms operators tune the performance of their DSL lines. His incredible tenacity in promoting the idea of DSL is an example to innovators everywhere, and has more than earned him this recognition.”

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2006 Marconi Prize – John Cioffi, ASSIA, Inc.

January 01, 2006

Dr. John Cioffi, Chairman and CEO of ASSIA Inc. and Hitachi America Professor at Stanford University, is the recipient of the 2006 Marconi Prize.

The Marconi Prize is awarded yearly by the Marconi Society to “individuals who have made groundbreaking contributions in communications technology that have benefited humanity, thus perpetuating the spirit and work of Guglielmo Marconi.”

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