Wednesday, June 3, 2009
Redpine Signals Partners with Symmetry Electronics
to Distribute its 802.11n (Wi-Fi) Products
Hawthorne, California, June 2, 2009 - Symmetry Electronics, a leader in design-oriented electronic component distribution, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Redpine Signals Corporation to carry their full line of 802.11n Wi-Fi® products for USA, Mexico and South America.
Having inked an agreement to sell Redpine Signals’ lineup of 802.11n products through Symmetry Electronics and their award-winning eCommerce Division, www.SemiconductorStore.com, Joe Caravana, Founder and COO of Symmetry says, “we’ve found a great solution for our 802.11 needs. Redpine Signals has everything from chips to modules, to sub-systems – so we can address our customers’ requirements at every level. The experienced management team at Redpine Signals also gives us the confidence that they will continue to innovate and bring us leading edge solutions in the WiFi and WiMax arenas.”
“Redpine’s ultra-low power Wi-Fi products complement our existing wireless portfolio of chips and modules. The 802.11n single stream Find-iT™ module is one of the first modules to support the Cisco Compatible Extensions Tag specifications, which is the beginning of an intelligent network of device tracking” says David Beck, Symmetry’s Director of Technical Marketing.
“Symmetry’s customer oriented solution sales approach is very important for the technically demanding wireless market. In addition, their knowledgeable sales and applications team complements our direct sales team as well as our sales representatives very well,” states Dhiraj Sogani, General Manager and Sr. Vice President, System Business Unit. “We are happy to have Symmetry as our distribution partner to provide a complete solution to our customer base.”
About Redpine Signals
Headquartered in San Jose, California, Redpine Signals, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor and wireless system solutions company focusing on ultra-low-power and high-performance products for next-generation wireless applications. Redpine was founded in 2001 and was the first in the industry to launch a single-stream 802.11n chipset for mobile handsets in late 2007. Redpine offers chipsets, modules and sub-systems focusing on specific vertical market segments including industrial, wireless sensor, wireless audio & video, Voice over Wi-Fi, and high-end consumer devices. Its product portfolio includes multi-stream 802.11n along with mobile WiMax (802.16e) and 3GPP LTE technologies. For more information on Redpine products, visit www.redpinesignals.com or contact Redpine at email@example.com.
About Symmetry Electronics
Founded in 1998, Symmetry Electronics is a global supplier-authorized electronics distributor, providing value-added distribution of technology products, solutions and services to industrial and commercial markets. Symmetry serves its extensive customer base with 15 offices worldwide. Symmetry Electronics is ISO 9001:2000 certified and offers electronic components and display solutions for a variety of customers across the globe. For more information on Symmetry Electronics or to view their complete line card, visit www.SymmetryElectronics.com.
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