Pixavi Launches High Speed 802.11n Networking Suite, Explosion Proof for Hazardous Area

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Pixavi today launched its new range of high speed, explosion proof wireless networking products for use in Zone 1 hazardous applications. The 802.11n (draft 2.0) compliant products includes Pixavi Intrinsically safe circuits and EX protection technology and features Cisco industry leading wireless technology, offering the most advanced security and performance available in the market. With support for both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, the products are also Mesh ready and virtually immune towards channel interference. The products are available immediately starting February 16, 2009.

Industrial grade, explosion proof 802.11n networking products

We are very excited to introduce 802.11n technology to hazardous area applications. High speed wireless networking provides virtually instant return on investment both from a safety and from an efficiency perspective

Pixavi today announced its new range of intrinsically safe and explosion proof wireless networking products for hazardous area.

"We are very excited to introduce 802.11n technology to hazardous area applications. High speed wireless networking provides virtually instant return on investment both from a safety and from an efficiency perspective," stated Pixavi Sales Director, Thomas Zaubi.

"Using the newly developed 802.11n standard in industrial and hazardous sites has several benefits. The dual band Wi-Fi standard is designed to provide better bandwidth, better range, more users and includes improved mechanisms to avoid channel interference," Zaubi continues.

Pixavi CEO, Christian Rokseth, added, "Wireless networks can serve an important role in hazardous area applications, where installation cost of traditional communication cabling is expensive and less adaptable to new equipment installations. Today's worldwide financial situation puts a high demand on efficient and automated operation in order to optimize operational cost. Combining our intrinsically safe access points with the Xbeam EX explosion proof antennas, enables us to provide customer a full turnkey system. With this complete offering, our customers can now deploy a cost efficient high speed communication infrastructure."

Mr. Rokseth continues, "The new 802.11n infrastructure products perfectly complements our state of the art wireless suite for hazardous area, like Pixavi's own intrinsically safe 802.11n wireless video communication technology, Wireless CCTV products, Pixavi RTLS tracking system and also third party wireless VoIP, PDAs, Rugged laptops and wireless Sensor Technology in order to increase efficiency and safety on these installations."

Pricing & Availability:
The 802.11n ready Xpoint access points and Xbeam antenna series are available immediately. Please contact the company to receive pricing information.

Technical details:
For more details, visit the explosion proof wireless network producs section of their website.

About Pixavi:
Pixavi is a privately owned company offering innovative and rugged wireless communication products, including wearable and mobile High Definition video products, wireless network products (802.11n, 802.11g WiFi and WIMAX), WLAN antenna products, location tracking and wireless video surveillance technology. The company's award-winning solutions also come in intrinsically safe, EX approved and explosion proof versions according to ATEX and IECex and are used by the world's leading enterprises in a multitude of industries. With a broad suite of open, standards-based products, Pixavi has a high focus on technology innovation. Pixavi is currently recruiting and are also looking for potential investors and industrial partners n order to accelerate growth.

Contact us for more information:
Thomas Zaubi
Sales Director
+47 90943156
sales(at)pixavi (dot) com

Legal Notice:
This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions. If such risks or uncertainties materialize or such assumptions prove incorrect, the results of Pixavi and its consolidated subsidiaries could differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and assumptions.


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