LaFox, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today that it will globally distribute products from Maxtena, Inc., a top developer and producer for innovative wireless solutions, including GNSS, Iridium, Inmarsat and Thuraya satellites, and terrestrial M2M, MSS and LTE applications.
Richardson RFPD will distribute Maxtena’s line of reliable, rugged and compact helix antennas, microstrip antennas and combo antennas, and will also support customers with custom wireless solutions ranging from smart metering to 4G LTE. Maxtena’s products are ideally suited for portable wireless applications including satellite phones, communications gear, handheld navigation, asset tracking, UAVs, recreational devices and industrial equipment.
“Maxtena’s proprietary Helicore technology provides high-performing yet miniaturized antenna solutions,” stated Mark Vitellaro, director, strategic marketing, Richardson RFPD. “Maxtena’s technical and competitive advantages combined with our technical and customer support will enable design engineers to utilize the optimum antenna solution for their needs.”
“Maxtena is very excited to have Richardson RFPD on board as an authorized distribution partner,” stated Vanja Maric, director of sales and marketing, Maxtena. “Their product and technology knowledge and expertise, along with their ability to form strong and lasting customer relationships make Richardson RFPD a perfect fit for Maxtena and our unique products.”
About Richardson RFPD
Richardson RFPD / Arrow RF & Power, an Arrow Electronics company, is a global leader in the RF and wireless communications, power conversion and renewable energy markets. It brings relationships with many of the industry’s top radio frequency and power component suppliers. Whether it’s designing components or engineering complete solutions, Richardson RFPD’s worldwide design centers and technical sales team provide comprehensive support for customers’ go-to-market strategy, from prototype to production.
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Founded in 2006, Maxtena (www.maxtena.com) designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of embedded, external and custom antenna solutions for GNSS (GPS, GLONASS, COMPASS, Galileo), Iridium, Inmarsat and Thuraya Satellites and Terrestrial M2M, MSS and 4G LTE applications.
Maxtena provides antenna products and consulting services to businesses, the United States and foreign governments, and non-governmental organizations around the world. Their antenna products are ideally suited for portable wireless applications including satellite phones, military radios, hand-held navigation, GPS tracking, recreational devices and laptop computers. Their consulting services include feasibility studies, chamber testing and prototyping.