News | January 28, 2014

FreeWave Technologies Showcases M2M Wireless Solutions For Energy And Utility Organizations At DistribuTECH 2014

Leading independent M2Mwireless solutions provider to demo provensolutions for critical infrastructure applications that address emerging security concerns and government mandates

DISTRIBUTECH 2014,(BOOTH #3747) - FreeWave Technologies, the innovator in industrial-grade, secure M2M wireless networking solutions, recently announced that it is showcasing its leading M2M wireless solutions for the energy and utility industriesat DistribuTECH 2014. The company offers energy, electric power and water/wastewater organizations proven and reliable solutions for communicating critical data when and where it is needed.As these organizations continue to look for new ways to improve business operations, wireless solutions are a core part of the infrastructure that empowers M2M networks.

With cyber security threats increasingto critical infrastructures, FreeWave is embracing the changes being mandated and legislated by Public Utility Commissions and the Department of Energy.FreeWave is drawing upon its vast knowledge of security and encryption protocols gained from working with government and defense organizations for more than a decade and applying the most advanced encryption protocols (FIPS 140-2,AES 128 and AES 256) on the market today.

“Public utilities and energy organizations are facing many challenges -- from increasing regulations and compliance requirements, to rising costs and customer demand,” explained Ashish Sharma, CMO at FreeWave.“FreeWave meets these needs head on by providing our customers with wireless M2M solutions that operate reliably – without fail –and by creating a future roadmap thatensures comprehensive and long-term results.”

At DistribuTECH 2014, FreeWave will be showcasing many of its award-winning and innovative solutions, including:

FGR2 Family (http://www.freewave.com/products/allproducts/fgr2.aspx): the mostreliable and cost effective networking solution thatincorporates M2M communications into a wide variety of applications. The FGR2 Family includes:

  • FGR2-CE
  • FGR2-IO-IOE
  • FGR2-PE

GX Family (http://www.freewave.com/products/allproducts/gx.aspx):a global solution that provides outstanding performance and versatility in a small footprint that is ideal for OEM-level applications. GX Family products to be shown include:

  • GX-CE

MM2 Family (http://www.freewave.com/products/allproducts/mm2.aspx):FreeWave’s leading OEM product provides performance, reliability and quality in a “Mega-Mini” form factor for applications where space is at a premium. MM2 products to be demoed include:

  • MM2-PT
  • MM2-T

I/O Expansion Modules (http://www.freewave.com/products/allproducts/ioexpansion.aspx): a scalable solution that meet the demands of tomorrow’sautomation requirements.

For more information on these or other FreeWave products, please visit its booth (# 3747)at DistribuTECH.

About FreeWave Technologies
Based in Boulder, Colorado, FreeWave Technologies (www.freewave.com) pioneers the next generation of industrial-grade, secure M2M wireless networking and communications solutions. These proven solutions are deployed across commercial industries by leading oil and gas producers, government and defense contractors, agriculture equipment manufacturers, utility operators in both electric power and water/wastewater, and more. For more than 20 years, industry leaders have depended on FreeWave to wirelessly communicate critical information across networks faster, more reliably and securely, than any other company in its marketplace without fail. For more information, visit www.freewave.com.

SOURCE: FreeWave Technologies