Welcome to the Fierce Innovation Awards - Telecom Edition!


These awards are designed to identify and showcase outstanding service and equipment developments unveiled during the past 12 months along with those who make them, install them, and deploy them. They are intended to promote the competitive spirit and initiative that spurs the design, development, and distribution of groundbreaking solutions; to seek out the most evolutionary & revolutionary technologies and services in the industry; and to recognize and reward the best and brightest operators, service providers, and vendors for their commitment to next-gen business and consumer offerings. Categories will be reviewed by a combination of service providers and analysts. 

Congratulations to the 2021 Finalists!

Scroll down to view the finalists from all 12 categories.

AI/Analytics/Automation Category

BSS/OSS Category

Business Services Category

Cloud Services Category

Customer Engagement Category

Digital Divide Category

IoT Category

Network Test and Measurement Category

Next-Gen Deployment Wireless Category

Next-Gen Deployment Wireline Category

Private Wireless Networks Category

Security Category

Fierce Telecom Awards - Key Dates


Submission deadline: CLOSED
Add-on deadline: Friday, November 19th
Judging: CLOSED
Finalist announcement: Wednesday, November 17th
Winner announcement in Innovation Report: Wednesday, December 15th