TCG Board of Directors Honors InterDigital Engineer With 2015 Key Contributor Award

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced that the Trusted Computing Group (TCG) Board of Directors has awarded InterDigital’s Alec Brusilovsky, security standardization, Member of Technical Staff, their 2015 Key Contributor Award.

Mr. Brusilovsky has contributed to TCG’s Trusted Mobility Solutions (TMS) and Mobile Platform Work Group for the past four years and became a TMS Work Group co-chair in 2014. In addition to valuable technical contributions to the TMS Work Group, he negotiated the strategic TCG formal liaisons with European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) and Open Mobile Alliance (OMA). Mr. Brusilovsky will be honored for his strong leadership and ongoing commitment to the organization at the October Annual Members Meeting in Montreal on Wednesday, October 21, 2015.

5G, with its unprecedented throughput, tiny end-to-end latency, billions of connected IoT devices, and network slicing/virtualization, can only be successfully designed and built utilizing secure platforms. TCG is uniquely positioned as the only standards development organization aiming to develop specifications for a suite of trusted computing technologies. These technologies are needed to secure hardware, software and virtualized platforms of 5G and ensure its safety against threats.

“This acknowledgement from the TCG underscores Mr. Brusilovsky’s commitment to the advancement of wireless networks and security standardization,” said Dr. Byung K. Yi, Executive Vice President, InterDigital Labs, and Chief Technology Officer of InterDigital.

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InterDigital develops technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.

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