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TMC Names Mushroom Networks 2021 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award Winner

Portabella Recognized for Exceptional Innovation

SAN DIEGO – July 19, 2021 – Mushroom Networks, Inc. announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded Portabella, 2021 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award.

Portabella enables aggregation of multiple cellular SIM cards to create a bonded Internet connection that can be used in portable, mobile and vehicular applications. The built-in algorithmic intelligence enables the connectivity to work around networking problems on any of the individual cellular connections without interrupting the ongoing applications. The intelligence powering the network algorithms are sophisticated and automated and therefore eliminates the need for any human intervention, allowing the network to run on autopilot.

“We are proud of the Portabella solution we brought to the market. Our engineering team distilled many years of experience and expertise into a small portable form factor that can truly make a difference, especially with mission-critical applications that depend on reliable and high-performance Internet connectivity”, said Jay Akin, CEO, Mushroom Networks. “Portabella is the best performing portable Internet connection on the market.”

The Portabella 4000i is one of the company’s flagship products that are used for in-vehicle Internet connectivity for data, video and other real-time applications. The small appliance has 4 SIM slot openings that can be populated with SIM cards from different cellular carriers to add higher bandwidth and reliability via the aggregation tunnel that powers the device.

“Congratulations to Mushroom Networks for being honored with a Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Portabella is truly an innovative product and is amongst the best communications products and services available on the market today. I look forward to continued excellence from Mushroom Networks in 2021 and beyond.”


About Mushroom Networks

Mushroom Networks, Inc., is a privately held company based in San Diego, CA, providing patented Broadband Bonding SD-WAN solutions to a wide range of Internet connection applications. Their products bond dissimilar broadband access technologies forming a single highly reliable broadband pipe that can easily be scaled and customized based on needs. The company’s flagship product line serves SMBs, enterprises, multi-tenant buildings, Internet Service Providers and Managed Service Providers. Mushroom Networks was the winner of the 2019 Nex-Gen Networking Solution Provider by Mirror Review, 2017 SD-WAN Excellence Award by Internet Telephony Magazine, 2016 Company of the Year Award by Quadrant Research, 2015 Most Innovative Product Award by CONNECT, the XCHANGE Tech Innovators Xcellence Award, Network World’s “Top Technology Trend” Award. For more information about Mushroom Networks, please call (858) 452-1031 or visit

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Marketing Manager

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