SIXNET acquires BlueTree Wireless Data

  • November 07, 2007
  • SIXNET
  • News
(Clifton Park, New York - November 7, 2007) SIXNET Holdings, LLC announced today that it has completed the acquisition of BlueTree Wireless Data, Inc., a leading supplier of Machine to Machine (M2M) Cellular Data Products.SIXNET is a leading manufacturer of process automation, Ethernet connectivity and PSTN (landline) modem products used in harsh industrial, commercial and military applications. BlueTree is a leading manufacturer of cellular data modems for mobile communications, business continuity and telemetry applications. This acquisition enables the combined company to more fully leverage their respective talents in the marketplace by providing a wider array of hardware and software applications, and expanded channel services, both domestically and internationally. The synergy of SIXNET's penetration into industrial, commercial and military markets, coupled with BlueTree's specialization in the wireless rugged modem market, insures that more customers are reached in more places, with a stronger, wider array of products and services."SIXNET and Bluetree share a common vision, and this combination strengthens our leadership role with customers and partners." said Steve Schoenberg, CEO of SIXNET. "BlueTree's technology adds cellular connectivity to SIXNET's automation products. This same automation technology will provide added value to BlueTree customers through innovative functionality that will enhance future BlueTree products."Michael Ramsay, President of BlueTree Wireless Data Inc., views the acquisition as an indicator of the strengthening M2M market, stating, "This acquisition brings together two technology rich companies, with outstanding leadership, and positions the combined company to capitalize on an enormous opportunity for growth through market expansion."The acquisition positions SIXNET with a complete and highly flexible suite of Ethernet, fiber optic and wireless cellular end-to-end products that will enable Industrial and M2M companies worldwide to successfully grow into the future with SIXNET enabling technology.About SIXNET:SIXNET is a world-class leading manufacturer of process automation, Ethernet connectivity and PSTN (landline) modem products used in harsh industrial, commercial and military applications. SIXNET is privately held with equity participation by American Capital Strategies of Bethesda, MD. and Riverside Partners of Boston, MA. SIXNET corporate headquarters are located in Clifton Park, N.Y. About BlueTree Wireless Data Inc. (BTW): BlueTree Wireless Data Inc. is an Industry leading developer and manufacturer of wireless modems and software solutions for commercial and industrial applications. BlueTree Wireless's modems are designed to operate on cellular networks worldwide enabling M2M applications in the Public Safety, Fleet Management, Field Service, SCADA and Telemetry markets. Learn More

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