Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Streakwave Wireless Expands Into Brazil

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Streakwave Wireless, Inc., a global value added distributor of wireless broadband products and solutions (http://www.streakwave.com), announced today the establishment and launch of "Streakwave do Brasil Ltda," located in Curitiba - Parana, Brazil (http://www.streakwavebrasil.com.br). This new location will stock wireless broadband equipment for rapid distribution to meet the high demand for outdoor and indoor wireless applications utilized by systems integrators and WISPs throughout Brazil.

"Brazil is an ideal location for the expansion of Streakwave's global distribution network. We have seen substantial year-over-year growth and high demand both in the United States and Latin America," noted Carl Moberg, CEO of Streakwave. "Streakwave is a leading provider of equipment for wireless applications. We are pleased to offer a range of products from exceptional manufacturers," noted Nobile Scandelari, president of Streakwave do Brasil.

"Ubiquiti is pleased to be represented in Brazil and the United States by Streakwave. Our broadband networking products are in high-demand and we see Streakwave's addition of a Brazil full service distribution facility ideally suited to meet the demand," stated Ben Moore, vice-president for Ubiquiti Networks, a premier manufacturer and innovative designer of wireless broadband equipment and solutions worldwide (http://www.ubnt.com).

Convergence of communications technologies and growth in wireless broadband sectors includes: hospitality, government, healthcare, education, enterprises and especially service providers. "Streakwave continues to experience exceptional growth despite the worldwide economic climate. Data, communications, and broadband services are vital components of commerce and residential life, making these sectors critical and growth oriented," noted Moberg.

Janis Jankovskis, product manager for MikroTik (http://www.mikrotik.com), a long standing manufacturer of connectivity systems and router products for wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) and integrators noted, "There is high demand for wireless broadband solutions and Streakwave is a distributor with the expertise to truly address client projects in Brazil, especially with the rapid path of economic and technological development in the country. We are pleased that Streakwave will distribute our products in Brazil, as they do in the USA, because they have the critical facilities, expertise and a proven ability to supply the industry effectively."

About Streakwave Wireless, Inc. and Streakwave do Brasil Ltda: Streakwave Wireless, Inc. is a global value added master distributor with sales and distribution facilities in San Jose, CA (headquarters); Salt Lake City, UT; Cincinnati, OH; and, Curitiba - Parana, Brazil. Streakwave offers complete lines of wireless broadband networking equipment, two-way communications, and green technology solutions from top-tier manufacturers. Solutions include: point-to-point backhauls, point-to-multipoint systems, related antennas and accessories, two-way radios, green power backup solutions and equipment for all other types of wireless and wired network applications in the licensed and unlicensed frequencies.

Contact: Richard Bernhardt, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications, Streakwave Wireless, Inc. info@streakwave.com or 888-604-5234 or visit http://www.streakwave.com and local content for Brazil can be seen at http://www.streakwavebrasil.com.br