connectBlue, the market leader in wireless industrial and medical solutions, today announced the addition of Ryukyu Network Service to its global network of distributors. Ryukyu Network Service constitutes connectBlue’s initial wave entering the Japanese market following connectBlue’s decision to intensify its global presence in late 2011.
The agreement is effective immediately and involves the distribution in Japan of connectBlue’s ready-to-use products and ready-to-embed modules based on Classic Bluetooth technology, Bluetooth low energy technology, Wireless LAN nd IEEE 802.15.4/ZigBee.
“Selecting Ryukyu Network Service to be part of our quality distributor network is our first focused entry point into Japan,” says Rolf Nilsson, CEO of connectBlue. “With the continuously increasing demand for our wireless product range, this deal strengthens our possibility to satisfy the Japanese industrial and medical market segments.”
“We are pleased to represent connectBlue in the Japanese market”, says Shinsuke Aiki, Division Manager of Electronics Division at Ryukyu Network Service “connectBlue provides reliable, compatible and high performance products and will be ideal for our customers.”