Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Streakwave Wireless, Inc. and Extricom Form Distribution Partnership

San Jose, CA – October 13, 2009 – Streakwave Wireless, Inc., “Streakwaveâ€� a leading global Value Added Distributor of wireless broadband networking equipment today announced that it has signed a distribution contract with Extricom, a designer and manufacturer of high-performance, next generation enterprise WLAN infrastructure solutions.  The agreement continues Streakwave’s ongoing strategy to form alliances with vendors that increase its visibility in the growing market for mobility-focused WLAN infrastructure solutions.

Extricom’s Wireless LAN system is a new generation of business-class wireless infrastructure products that can scale from a single office to multi-building corporate campuses. The system’s unique Channel Blanket architecture delivers simpler design and maintenance, robust wireless connectivity, and seamless mobility. Developed to tackle real-world business challenges, the Extricom WLAN has established its reputation by providing reliable service in some of the harshest environments possible where other WLANs have failed to perform to expectations. The Extricom system is also the industry’s most versatile platform for 802.11n implementations; whether in a greenfield deployment or in mixed mode, Extricom delivers maximum performance for both 802.11n and 802.11a/b/g clients from the same infrastructure. 

"Streakwave is always looking to provide the most innovative products to our customer base," stated Joshua Farlow, Streakwave’s Vice President of Sales. "Extricom Enterprise WLAN solutions are just that, adding a significantly differentiated, high-value solution to our existing wireless product lines. Extricom’s simplicity of deployment, stellar performance, and operational flexibility will make it a critical infrastructure offering for our integration partners.�

“We are tremendously excited about the opportunities created by our partnership with Streakwave,� commented Honore Labourdette, Extricom VP of Sales, North America. “Their technologically sophisticated customers and partners know that implementing a successful, cost-effective WLAN requires a system that supports any wireless application whatever its mobility requirements. This is the Extricom solution in a nutshell, and we are looking forward to engaging with Streakwave’s extensive network of VARs and integrators to address their wireless networking challenges.�

About Streakwave
Streakwave Wireless, Inc. is a Global Value Added Distributor with sales and distribution facilities in San Jose, CA, Salt Lake City, UT and Cincinnati, OH. Streakwave offers a complete line of wireless networking solutions from top tier manufacturers. Solutions include: Point-to-Point back hauls, Point-to-Multipoint systems and equipment for all other types of wireless and wired network applications. Primarily, Streakwave serves the Educational, Government, Corporate, Healthcare, Security and Consumer markets.  Contact Streakwave at contact@streakwave.com or visit http://www.streakwave.com.

About Extricom
Extricom means enterprise wireless infrastructure that works. Extricom’s award-winning Channel Blanket Architecture delivers better RF coverage across the board while minimizing networking and wireless complexity. Voice, data and video applications are supported by a robust Wireless LAN infrastructure that ensures predictable service and seamless mobility in any environment. Contact us at info@extricom.com or visit www.extricom.com

Monday, October 12, 2009

Broadband Taiwan October 26-28, 2009

General Information

Broadband Taiwan 2009 is organized by TAITRA and TEEMA, and co-organized by WiMAX Forum, ITRI, III and TCA under the advisory of the Bureau of Foreign Trade and Industrial Development Bureau, Ministry of Economic Affairs.This tradeshow will set new record by holding in conjunction with international conferences including WiMAX Forum Member Conference, WiMAX Summit Taiwan 2009, IPTV development Forum, Broadband Forum Taiwan 2009. Together with the promotional support of more than 50 overseas branches of TAITRA, it is expected to draw more than 3000 global participants (including members from WiMAX Forum, Femto Forum, Wi-Fi Alliance, and Bluetooth SIG) of top caliber from the telecommunication industry.
Broadband Taiwan 2009 will shed light on the foremost technology developments in global telecommunication industry. Joined by the best suppliers of Taiwan and international key players, it is a must-attend event of enormous business and networking opportunities for buyers and exhibitors all over the world!
Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)
TAITRA is Taiwan's foremost non-profit trade promotion organization and was founded in 1970 to help promote foreign trade. Our efforts embrace market promotion, compiling and publishing trade information, organizing exhibitions, offering convention services, providing trade education and Taiwantrade, and e-Trading Hub Services. Besides being the largest exhibition organizer in Taiwan, TAITRA is also the administrator of Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC), Taipei International Convention Center (TICC), and the TWTC Nangang Exhibition Center that is opening in 2008
Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (TEEMA)
TEEMA is an association with a long history, an excellent tradition and a sizable yet healthy development. It is also the family of all the member manufacturers. Under the joint endeavor of the successive chairmen, directors, supervisors and the administrative staff, the organization has established a sound and performing modus operandi – a model which has striven not only for the benefits and protections for the industries, but also a communication link bridging with the government.
WiMAX Forum
The WiMAX Forum® is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization formed to certify and promote the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products based upon the harmonized IEEE 802.16/ETSI HiperMAN standard. A WiMAX Forum goal is to accelerate the introduction of these systems into the marketplace. WiMAX Forum Certified™ products are fully interoperable and support broadband fixed, portable and mobile services. Along these lines, the WiMAX Forum works closely with service providers and regulators to ensure that WiMAX Forum Certified systems meet customer and government requirements.
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
The Industrial Technology Research Institute - ITRI - is a primary R&D center for industry in Taiwan. In 1973, when ITRI was founded, there was very little high-tech industry in Taiwan. Today, Taiwan is a world-class player in semiconductors, personal computers, and many other high-tech sectors. ITRI has played a significant role in this transformation.
Institute of Information Industry (III)
The Institute for Information Industry (III) was established in 1979 as a non-governmental organization, jointly sponsored by the Taiwan government and prominent private enterprises, for the purpose of strengthening the developments of information industry in Taiwan. III has been a source of vision, innovation, technological excellence and a major contributor to Taiwan's development into a significant player in the global ICT area. Whilst dedicated to reinforce industrial development, III has also helped promoting full utilization of ICT technologies hence advancing the establishment of modern information society development in Taiwan.
Taipei Computer Association
Taipei Computer Association (TCA) is as non-profit organization that was established on November 5, 1974. The association is the premier representative of Taiwan’s IT industry, as its members account for approximately 90% of Taiwan’s IT industry’s total production value. TCA organizes more than 6 local exhibitions each year which together attract more than 3 million visitors, and it is also the co-organizer of the second most important computer exhibition in the world, COMPUTEX TAIPEI. For TCA, it has always striven to be the driving force of Taiwan’s IT industry as well as being a world-class business association.
Show Venue:
Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Hall 3 (6 Sung-Shou Rd., Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Dates and Hours:
October 26~28, 2009  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Move-in Date and Hours
October 23~25, 2009  8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Move-out Date
October 28, 2009   5 p.m.~12 p.m.
October 29, 2009   0 a.m.~8 a.m.
Exhibit Area:
Broadband World
WiMAX Taipei
1. WiMAX Summit Taiwan 2009
2. IPTV development Forum
3. Broadband Forum Taiwan 2009
Contact Person:
1. Become an exhibitor in Broadband World Area:
Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association - Mr. Lucifer Tsai
Address: 6F, No. 109, Sec.6, Min Chuan E. Rd., Taipei 11490, Taiwan R.O.C.
Tel:886-2-8792-6666 Ext. 333
2. Become an exhibitor in WiMAX Taipei Area:
Taipei Computer Association - Ms. Betty Lin
Address: 3F., No.2, Sec.3 Bade Rd., Songshan District, Taipei, 10558 Taiwan
Tel:886-2-2577-4249 Ext. 248
3. General Show Question:
Ms. Teddy Hsiung, Show Manager ext. 2622
4. Media & Press :
Ms. Judy Yu, Publicity Manager ext. 2628
TAITRA Exhibition Department
5, Hsin-Yi Road, Section 5, Taipei 11011, Taiwan
Tel: 886-2-2725-5200
Fax: 886-2-2723-4374