Ethertronics Ships 500 Millionth Embedded Antenna


SAN DIEGO, Calif. – January 17, 2012– Ethertronics, a leading technology company enabling innovative antenna and RF system solutions to deliver the best connected experience, today announced it shipped its 500 millionth antenna in the fourth quarter of 2011, further underscoring the company’s position as a market leader in the industry.

Ethertronics was founded in 2000 and has had tremendous growth in its share of the marketplace. The company’s dedication to providing its business partners, including many of the world’s top OEMs, with proven technology, innovative solutions and fast time-to-market (TTM) results has contributed to the company’s success.

“Our team at Ethertronics sees this milestone as a testament to our company’s strength in providing our OEM partners with RF and antenna system solutions that help differentiate themselves from their competitors,” said Laurent Desclos, president and CEO of Ethertronics. “Our acceleration in numbers is proven by our triumph of more than doubling the number of antennas we shipped within the last two years, referencing 200 million cumulative from 2000 to 2009.”

In 2011, Ethertronics introduced its award-winning, industry-first, “active” antenna system solutions to meet the challenges of next-generation networks such as 4G and LTE. Its designs have been chosen by a wide range of OEMs in the wireless industry including handset, tablet, notebook, industrial handheld, medical, sports equipment, remote monitoring and many more.

Looking to the future, Ethertronics will continue to work closely with its OEM partners to develop and design RF and antenna systems for 4G and LTE devices, to deliver a superior user experience.

About Ethertronics
Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Ethertronics is a technology company enabling innovative antenna and RF system solutions to deliver the best connected experience for operators, OEMs, and consumers. The company is established in designing and manufacturing high-performance embedded antenna system solutions supporting a wide range of applications. Ethertronics’ patented Isolated Magnetic Dipole™ (IMD) technology has a legacy as a strong foundation for passive, as well as active antennas designs. Ethertronics’ technology has been selected by major customers with worldwide annual shipments well over 100 million annually. Ethertronics maintains a global network of design centers and manufacturing operations.