Next Generation Network Program

Be future-ready. Prepare your technology with NGN

The rise of big data and cloud computing demands technology solutions to be fast, smart and secure. Forward-looking technology developers must ensure their product, business and talent are ready to compete in the new paradigm of next-generation networks.

Whether you have a SaaS product and you are reaching for the next million downloads, a system to facilitate end-to-end connectivity, or an IoT product, now is the time to act.

The Next Generation Network Program (NGNP) helps small- and medium-sized enterprises accelerate their commercialization by giving them no-cost access to CENGN’S enterprise-scale, distributed computing and networking testbed to run projects that accelerate their commercialization efforts.

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How our clients scaled their technologies using CENGN testbeds and data labs.

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Past and Upcoming Events

September 26, 2019
Scaling an app to meet client demand

December 4, 2019
Carrier requirements for SDN Orchestration

February 2020
Connecting IoT devices to a local WAN (Wide Area Network)

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The Next Generation Network Program is not currently accepting applications. Thank you to all applicants and participants.

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Scale your technology

  • Access testbeds for technology demonstrations, proof-of-concepts, system functionality and interoperability, scale and stress tests
  • Access funding for technology development

Grow Your Business

  • Access no-cost business advisory services
  • Acquire resources for hiring interns & providing skill training
  • Access funding for expansion to global markets

Scale Your Technology

Learn How Our Clients Scaled their Technologies using CENGN Testbeds and Data Labs


BluWave AI logoBluWave AI used CENGN’s infrastructure to test a simulated smart grid for a city with a population of one million people. Learn More
CybernetIQ tested the functionality of its cybersecurity platform and its integration with firewalls from Cisco, Juniper Networks and the open source community Learn More
Crpto4A logoCrypto4A used CENGN’s testbed to test the performance and scalability of its Universal Cybersecurity Platform and to further examine the network specifications required when deployed in a client environment Learn More
SMAT tested the security and scalability of its traffic signal optimization solution and IoT sensors Learn More
  • Grow Your Business

    Are you determined to solve a problem but need support to do it? Access our business advisory services.

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