|TESSCO Expands Its Microwave Backhaul Solution Portfolio with Exalt Communications|
HUNT VALLEY, Md., May 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (Nasdaq:TESS), Your Total Source(R) to build, use and maintain wireless systems, and Exalt Communications have announced that Exalt's comprehensive portfolio of point-to-point microwave backhaul systems are now available through TESSCO.
As the complexity of utility, transportation, and other critical infrastructure networks continues to dramatically increase, so does the need for unique network backhaul solutions - such as the microwave backhaul systems developed by Exalt - that deliver the reliability, performance, flexibility, and cost-effectiveness needed to backhaul high-capacity traffic.
To accommodate the rapid growth in data, voice, and video traffic, and to prepare for the next generation of services for its diverse customer base, TESSCO has expanded its offering of leading point-to-point microwave backhaul radio systems to include Exalt's comprehensive line of systems in all configurations and bands from 2 to 43 GHz. With more than 150 unique models, Exalt microwave backhaul systems operate in the harshest and most challenging environments - meeting the needs of any deployment scenario.
"The addition of Exalt to the TESSCO portfolio of products and services is exciting for us, as we enhance our solutions offerings with one of the industry's most advanced, next-generation microwave backhaul product lines," said Mary Beth Smith, Vice President of Sales for Energy and Transportation.
"The demand for higher network performance and capacity continues to escalate, and Exalt microwave backhaul systems help customers stay ahead of that demand," said Fred Corsentino, Sr. Vice President of Sales - The Americas, Exalt Communications. "The distribution agreement with TESSCO leverages Exalt's unique microwave technology, unmatched line of microwave backhaul systems, and commitment to the customer, with TESSCO's experience in providing world-class solutions to its broad customer base. It's a great match."
TESSCO Technologies, (NASDAQ:TESS), is Your Total Source(R) to build, use, and maintain wireless systems. The convergence of wireless and the Internet is revolutionizing the way we live and work. New systems and applications are unlocking human potential at an unprecedented rate. TESSCO is there, thinking in new ways for exceptional outcomes. TESSCO architects and delivers, with innovation, productivity and speed, the product and value chain solutions to organizations responsible for building, operating, and maintaining wireless voice, data and video systems.
About Exalt Communications
Exalt Communications provides next-generation microwave backhaul systems to service providers, government agencies and enterprises worldwide. Exalt systems are designed to solve the network bottlenecks associated with the growing demand for IP-based voice, data and video applications and the resulting migration from TDM to IP-based networks. With a flexible architecture and universal product platform covering multiple market segments, Exalt provides a full range of microwave radio systems that meet the demand for cost-effective and flexible alternatives to fiber and leased lines. For more information, visit www.exaltcom.com.
SOURCE: TESSCO Technologies Incorporated