|[June 19, 2014]
PCTEL Expands TESSCO Relationship to Encompass PCTEL RF Solutions Products
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. --(Business Wire)--
PCTEL (News - Alert), Inc. (NASDAQ: PCTI), a leader in simplifying wireless and site
solutions for private and public networks, announced an expanded
relationship with TESSCO Technologies Inc. Select new PCTEL RF Solutions
products are now available through TESSCO (NASDAQ: TESS). These products
will help meet the wireless industry's rising demand for comprehensive
in-building testing and interference management.
PCTEL RF Solutions specializes in products and services for the design,
testing, and optimization of today's wireless communication networks.
Recently, PCTEL has focused on developing leading-edge products that
address in-building network testing and hunting throughput-robbing
interference. This expanded distribution relationship strengthens
TESSCO's solution offerings for these two major wireless industry trends.
TESSCO is adding in-building testing and interference locating tools to
a portfolio which already includes a variety of PCTEL Connected
Solutions™ products. Connected Solutions has supplied TESSCO with
antennas, towers, and other assemblies for custom engineered site
solutions since 2008.
"PCTEL and TESSCO have a strong working relationship," said Faye Vorick,
PCTEL's Vice President of Business Development, Connected Solutions.
"Our RF Solutions provide valuable testing tools that help TESSCO enable
best-in-class in-building coverage for its customers," added Vorick.
TESSCO will offer three PCTEL in-building test products: the SeeGull® IBflex™
scanning receiver combined with SeeHawk® data collection tool, and the
SeeGull CW Transmitter. These products are designed for Distributed
Antenna System (DAS) and small cell network optimization. TESSCO will
also offer SeeWave™, PCTEL's interference locating system. SeeWave is a
cost-effective solution that addresses the growing need to maintain
network quality by quickly finding and eliminating sources of
"We are excited about expanding our relationship with PCTEL by offering
this innovative in-building focused testing solution," said Jerry
Garland, TESSCO's Senior Vice President of Solutions Development and
Product Management. "This is a fast growing market as customers continue
to expect enhanced coverage and capacity. PCTEL RF Solutions' produc
line further strengthens TESSCO's position as a go-to supplier for
complete DAS solutions, covering all infrastructure and testing needs."
For more information and a complete list of product features, visit http://rfsolutions.pctel.com.
PCTEL, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCTI), develops antenna, scanning receiver, and
engineered site solutions and services for public and private networks.
PCTEL RF Solutions enables superior utilization of wireless spectrum for
cellular and WiFi (News - Alert) networks. The RF Solutions services team specializes
in the design, testing, and optimization of in-building, small cell, and
traditional wireless networks. PCTEL RF Solutions develops and supports
specialized network test equipment for LTE (News - Alert) FDD, TD-LTE, WCDMA, GSM,
CDMA, EV-DO, TD-SCDMA, and WiFi networks. The company's SeeGull®
scanning receivers and SeeHawk® visualization tool measure and analyze
wireless signals for efficient cellular network planning, deployment,
and optimization. Its IBflex™ simplifies in-building wireless
network testing and SeeWave™ identifies and locates interference sources
that impair network throughput.
PCTEL Connected Solutions™ simplifies network and site deployment for
wireless data and communications applications for private and public
networks, public safety, and government customers. PCTEL Connected
Solutions develops and delivers high-value YAGI, Land Mobile Radio,
WiFi, GPS, Subway, and broadband antennas (parabolic and flat panel)
through its MAXRAD®, Bluewave™, and Wi-Sys (News - Alert)™ product lines. PCTEL also
designs specialized towers, enclosures, and cable assemblies for custom
engineered site solutions. PCTEL delivers site solutions composed of
PCTEL and third party sourced material to allow customers to cost
effectively deploy and upgrade networks. The company's vertical markets
include SCADA, Health Care, Smart Grid, Positive Train Control,
Precision Agriculture, Indoor Wireless, Telemetry, Off-loading, and
Wireless Backhaul. PCTEL's products are sold worldwide through direct
and indirect channels. For Great Reception, please visit the company's
web sites www.pctel.com, www.antenna.com,
Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: TESS), Hunt Valley, Maryland, is Your
Total Source (News - Alert)® for making wireless work. The convergence
of wireless and the Internet is revolutionizing the way we live, work
and play. New systems and applications are creating opportunities and
challenges at an unprecedented rate. TESSCO is there, thinking in new
ways for exceptional outcomes. TESSCO (www.tessco.com)
architects and delivers, with innovation, productivity and speed, the
product and value chain solutions to organizations responsible for
building, using and maintaining wireless broadband systems. The Company
is a component of the Russell 2000® index.
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