Unitech Forges Strategic Alliance with Summit

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Enhanced partnership brings market-leading Wi-Fi to Unitech devices

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Sales of Unitech mobile computers are growing because the devices deliver value to businesses of all sizes and types

Unitech Electronics Co., Ltd., a leading global manufacturer of automatic identification and data collection (AIDC) products, today announced that is has forged a strategic alliance with Summit Data Communications, which provides embedded Wi-Fi® solutions for business-critical mobile devices. The partnership ensures that enterprise-class Unitech mobile computers will include the latest Summit features, including support for Cisco Compatible Extensions, or CCX.

"Having market-leading Wi-Fi capabilities is important in the competitive AIDC market," said Howard Weng, Director of Product Management at Unitech. "That's why many Unitech mobile devices already feature Summit technology. Thanks to our new strategic alliance with Summit, we will receive all key Summit technological innovations, including CCX support."

All Summit Wi-Fi solutions are certified for Version 4 of CCX, the highest level of Cisco compatibility for business-critical mobile devices. CCX V4 certification signifies not just interoperability with enterprise Wi-Fi infrastructure products from Cisco but also support for Cisco Wi-Fi innovations for enhanced security, mobility, quality of service, and network management. This quarter, Unitech plans to have several devices certified for CCX V4.

"Sales of Unitech mobile computers are growing because the devices deliver value to businesses of all sizes and types," said Weng. "Innovation increases value. By focusing on Wi-Fi technology, Summit delivers innovation that we can leverage in our devices."

In addition to supporting Cisco Wi-Fi innovations, Summit solutions support all key Wi-Fi industry standards, including the top security standard, known as the Enterprise version of Wi-Fi Protected Access 2®, or WPA2-Enterprise®. With Summit Wi-Fi, Unitech computers meet the retail industry security standard known as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

About Unitech                                                                                                                                         With a focus on improving its customers' productivity and efficiency, Unitech manufactures a wide range of AIDC products including rugged mobile computers, handheld scanners, RFID readers and integrated security terminals. Unitech has brought valuable products and services to customers around the world, in diverse industries including transportation, retail, logistics, warehousing, banking and manufacturing. More information about Unitech and its products can be found at http://www.unitech-adc.com.

About Summit
Summit Data Communications, Inc. is the mobile in today's mobile computers and other business-critical mobile devices. Summit's embedded Wi-Fi solutions provide secure, reliable connections in the challenging environments in which business-critical mobile devices operate, including factories, warehouses, ports, hospitals, and retail stores. To learn more about Summit, visit http://www.summitdatacom.com.

Wi-Fi®, Wi-Fi Protected Access 2® , and WPA2® are registered trademarks and Wi-Fi CERTIFIED is a trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.

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