|Richardson RFPD Introduces Easy-to-Use, Rugged, Industrial Cellular|
CDMA 1xRTT Modems from Maestro Wireless Solutions
March 9, 2012 Press Release
-- Off-the-Shelf Design Ideal for M2M Applications
March 9, 2012 – La Fox, Illinois: Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a family of easy-to-use, rugged cellular CDMA 1xRTT modems for M2M applications from Maestro Wireless Solutions (Maestro Wireless). The M100CDMA has been certified by regulatory bodies as well as Tier 1 network operators, including Verizon and Sprint, eliminating the need for additional costly and lengthy carrier approvals. Compact, with a high voltage range and resistant to power surges, the device can easily be integrated into demanding industrial applications from electricity meters to intrusion alarms or vending machines. Additional suitable applications include OEM integration and SCADA/Telemetry. The device is also equipped with a GPS chip on-board to support location and tracking applications.
Key features of the M100CDMA include:
Sprint- and Verizon-approved M100CDMAs are in stock and available for immediate delivery. To find more information, or to purchase these products today on the Richardson RFPD website, please visit the Maestro Wireless M100CDMA webpage at http://www.richardsonrfpd.com/Pages/Search-Results.aspx?focuscd=ME. These devices are also available by calling 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find your local sales engineer (worldwide) at Local Sales Support. To learn more about additional products from Maestro Wireless Solutions, please visit the Maestro storefront on the Richardson RFPD website.
- Sierra Wireless Q26 Elite Dual Band IS-2000 (800/1900 MHz), 1xRTT CDMA Module
- Rugged Metal Industrial Case
- 800/1900 MHz
- Full TCP/IP Stack, SMS
- RS232 Interface
- Fully Certified on Verizon, Sprint and Aeris Networks
- Embedded gpsOne®
- -30 to +75 ºC Operating Temperature
- High Voltage Range: 9-60 VDC
About Richardson RFPD, Inc.:
Richardson RFPD, Inc., an Arrow Electronics company, is a global leader in the RF and wireless communications, power conversion and renewable energy markets. Relationships with the industry’s top component suppliers enable Richardson RFPD to meet the total engineering needs of each customer. Whether it’s designing components or engineering complete solutions, Richardson RFPD’s worldwide design centers and technical sales team provide support for all aspects of customers’ go-to-market strategy, from prototype to production. More information is available online at www.richardsonrfpd.com.
About Maestro Wireless Solutions:
Maestro Wireless, a subsidiary of the Fargo Telecom Group in Hong Kong offers a comprehensive portfolio of wireless solutions and integration services for the M2M and industrial markets. Applying over 13 years know‐how in wireless communications, specializing in GSM/GPRS, CDMA and GPS technologies, the company provides effective and highly reliable wireless solutions, ranging from off‐the‐shelf, generic easy to use devices, to specific and optimized OEM integration. Based in Hong Kong, Maestro Wireless Solutions has worldwide reach through Richardson RFPD and has deployed in excess of 350K modems in over 40 countries. More information is available online at www.maestro-wireless.com.
For details, contact:
Phone: (630) 208-2700
40W267 Keslinger Road
P.O. Box 307
LaFox, Illinois 60147-0307