RF Monolithics, Inc. announces new distribution agreement with Comtech Communications Technology as the company's authorized distributor in China for the RFM component products and its subsidiary Cirronet wireless sensor networking modules and devices.
"We believe that Comtech is our gateway into China," said Duane Covell, Director of RFM Worldwide Distribution, "and we anticipate that Comtech will gain immediate traction in a very competitive and growing market for our products." RFM and Cirronet will draw on Comtech's strong technical product knowledge, experienced sales staff, and 8 sales offices strategically placed in all major markets to gain access to major industry leaders in the electronics space.
Comtech is a high-tech solutions distributor that employs a strong account executive and field applications engineering team. Their experienced customer service and support teams are located within each sales office and provide around the clock service to customers.
Comtech currently has stock available for the broad selection of RFM and Cirronet developer kits and evaluation boards which help original equipment manufacturer (OEM) design engineers speed up development time for enabling ultra-low power wireless connectivity in OEM equipment. Highlights of kits include:
- Cirronet modules and standalone devices ranging from 434 MHz to 2.5 GHz with data rates from 9600 bps to 1.2 Mbps based on ZigBee(TM), 802.15.4, 802.11, Bluetooth(R) and Cirronet proprietary FHSS, DSSS and mesh technologies.
- RFM short-range radio transceiver, transmitter and receiver products covering 300-1000 MHz with data rates up to 1Mpbs, including 3G and 2G Virtual Wire(TM) Transceivers and RFIC transmitters and receivers.
- RFM SAW-based components and frequency control products ranging from 6 MHz to 2.6 GHz that are small size and low cost with very low power consumption, including SAW resonators, SAW Narrow band Filters, SAW RF and IF Filters, Oscillators, Clocks and Crystals.
RF Monolithcs, Inc. (rfm.com), headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is enabling the next generation of wireless applications with a solutions-driven, technology-enabled approach to wireless connectivity. RFM provides the connections to extend the edge of the Internet to communicate with the billions of unconnected machines through a broad range of low-power wireless solutions - from comprehensive industrial wireless sensor networks to high-performance RF components. RFM was named to M2M Magazine's "2007 M2M 100," a list of the most important and influential machine-to-machine technology providers.
Cirronet (cirronet.com) supplies wireless modules and box products for the industrial market to device OEM manufacturers, integrators, and end users. Its products enable customers to wirelessly monitor and control electronic devices by establishing wireless connection between machines and the internet. Its OEM modules are incorporated into custom wireless solutions ranging from portable heart monitors to overhead crane controls, and its industrial box products provide wireless connections in harsh industrial environments. Cirronet's products are based on proprietary and industry standard protocols that include ZigBee, Bluetooth(R), and WI-FI; and they operate in the license-free 434 MHz, 900 MHz, and 2.4 GHz ISM bands. Please visit the Cirronet website. Cirronet is a wholly-owned subsidiary of RF Monolithics, Inc.
About Comtech Communications Technology
Headquartered in Shenzhen, Comtech is China's leading module design solutions provider. Our success is built on identifying core technologies required by our clients' products and incorporating critical enabling components from our network of suppliers. We also serve as a gateway for our suppliers in accessing leading electronics manufacturers.
Our team of engineers works closely with clients' product development departments, which enable us to customize module designs to suit each client's specific needs. Our established relationships with suppliers give our clients access to technology components in a timely and cost-effective manner, reducing the time to market and lowering overall costs. Our greatest strength is, in fact, our value-added service for clients, which does not require a fee; instead, our revenue is generated by reselling a limited number of our valuable components.
Over the past three years, we have grown tremendously, serving more than 200 original equipment manufacturers, many of which are major wireless and telecom equipment corporations in China, as well as supporting subsystem designers and manufacturers. Our established base of suppliers includes leading global companies such as Broadcom Corporation, JDS Uniphase Corporation, Matsushita Electric Works Ltd. and SanDisk.
SOURCE: RF Monolithics, Inc.
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