Open-Mesh products spread an internet connection throughout a local area such as an apartment complex, school, or neighborhood. Our goal is not to become rich
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2009
Streakwave Wireless, Inc. ("Streakwave"), a global distributor of wireless solutions, today announced a new distribution agreement with Open-Mesh, Inc. ("Open-Mesh"), a leading provider of ultra low cost Wi-Fi based broadband solutions. Streakwave is the first Worldwide distributor for Open-Mesh products.
"Adding an outstanding company like Open-Mesh substantially enhances the product portfolio of our company," said Ryan McKenzie, Vice President of Streakwave Wireless. "The main goal of Open-Mesh as a company is to get Wi-Fi mesh solutions into the hands of people where cost is an issue, especially in the current economy. Examples include low income housing, the developing world, and education campuses that are looking for connectivity options, but are restricted by budget concerns. With Streakwave's forward looking and aggressive attitude as a distributor, and our network of integrators and VAR's, we expect to see substantial growth and market acceptance of Open-Mesh."
"Open-Mesh products spread an internet connection throughout a local area such as an apartment complex, school, or neighborhood. Our goal is not to become rich," said Michael Burmeister-Brown, President of Open-Mesh. "Our goal is to use technology to support education, low-income and community wireless initiatives, and developing countries in their quest for equal access. Through the use of our products, there is now an open source, truly affordable option for those needing extended Wi-Fi coverage. Signing Streakwave Wireless as a distributor will allow us to access a broader group of customers, and result in our products getting into the hands of those who need it the most."
Streakwave Wireless will stock and distribute the Open-Mesh line products from their two warehouses located in San Jose, CA. and Salt Lake City, UT. The Open-Mesh, OM1P Professional mesh access point, is now available for $59, along with indoor wall plug enclosure, and outdoor waterproof enclosures for $10 each.
About Streakwave Wireless
Streakwave Wireless Inc., founded in 2000, is a leading global value-added distributor with facilities in San Jose, CA and Salt Lake City, UT. The company offers a complete line of wireless solutions from top tier manufacturers that utilize both licensed and licensed-free frequency bands available for public use. The company's solutions include: point-to-point back hauls, point-to-multipoint systems, WLAN and equipment for all other types of wireless applications. Streakwave serves the educational, government, enterprise, healthcare, hospitality, security and ISP/WISP markets. For more information about Streakwave Wireless, Inc. please visit http://www.streakwave.com
About Open-Mesh, Inc.
Open-Mesh, Inc., based in Portland, Oregon, has been providing ultra low cost Wi-Fi Mesh products since late 2007. Founded by Michael Burmeister-Brown, one of the original co-founders of NetEquality, Open-Mesh continues where others have left off by offering a mesh solution based upon open source firmware. For more information about Open-Mesh, please visit http://www.open-mesh.com or contact mike (at) open-mesh.com.
Source: Streakwave Wireless Inc.