RS Components introduces Linx Technologies to enable easy connectivity anywhere

Linx Technologies’ products at RS include antennas that simplify wireless solutions

LONDON, UK, 15 October 2020 – RS Components (RS), a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global omni-channel solutions partner for industrial customers and suppliers, is now stocking a comprehensive range of antennas from wireless technology specialist Linx Technologies. Linx, headquartered in Oregon, US, produces antennas that enable design engineers to integrate wireless connectivity easily into a variety of IoT applications, from industrial automation through to predictive maintenance and remote monitoring.

“As the IIoT and automation continue to grow, more and more devices need to gain the ability to connect,” said Adam Osmancevic, SVP – Global Supplier Development at RS. “Our partnership with Linx will give our customers around the world a broader choice of essential wireless technologies to leverage reliable connectivity anywhere, anytime.”

The comprehensive Linx range of products suits multiple use cases, frequencies, and operating conditions. It is a great fit for cellular, WLAN/WiFi, ISM, LPWA, GNSS and Remote-Control System (RCS) applications requiring reliable wireless connectivity, from factory and workplace automation through to wearables.

The Linx range available from RS comprises telemetry antennas, WiFi antennas, 5G antennas, and GNSS chips, ranging from surface-mount chips through to larger, ruggedised external antennas.

Jason Russolese, VP of Global Sales at Linx Technologies, said: “We are thrilled to expand our European presence by partnering with RS. Our collaboration will bring our extensive antenna portfolio closer to customers in Europe to further support the success of their IoT solutions.”

The Linx Technologies range is stocked and shipping now from RS globally.

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About RS Components
RS Components is a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, a global omni-channel solutions partner for industrial customers and suppliers who are involved in designing, building or maintaining industrial equipment and facilities. We aim to offer our customers unrivalled choice of product technologies, solve problems with innovative solutions and deliver a world-class customer experience, making it easy to do business with us.

We stock more than 500,000 industrial and electronic products, sourced from over 2,500 leading suppliers. We solve problems and provide a wide range of value-added solutions to over one million customers. With operations in 32 countries, we trade through multiple channels and ship over 50,000 parcels a day.

Electrocomponents plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2020 reported revenue of £1.95 billion. Electrocomponents plc has six operating brands; RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark and IESA.

For more information on RS, please visit the website at https://uk.rs-online.com/web/.

About Linx

Linx Technologies strives to Make Every Engineer a Hero in Record Time™ by minimizing the risk, delays, and technical challenges for design engineers to make their products wireless and connect to the Internet of Things (IoT). Linx manufactures wireless components including antennas, RF connectors and cables, RF modules, and remote controls. Linx relentlessly focuses on customer success. Every aspect of the Linx Technologies business, from products, documentation, support, and design experience, is specifically crafted to achieve Wireless Made Simple®.

Editorial Contact (RS):
Aakriti Kaushik
PR Manager – Northern Europe
RS Components
aakriti.kaushik@rs-components.com

Editorial Contact (Linx):
Jackie VanZelst
Marketing Manager
Linx Technologies
jackieva@linxtechnologies.com
+1 (541) 472 3771

PR Agency Contact (RS):
Janice Fenton
Account Director
Publitek
janice.fenton@publitek.com
+44 (0) 7774 725483

Further information is available via these links:
Twitter: @RSComponents; @designsparkRS
Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/company/rs-components

RS Components
https://uk.rs-online.com/web/
DesignSpark
http://www.rs-online.com/designspark
Electrocomponents plc
http://www.electrocomponents.com

Issued by:
Janice Fenton, Publitek
Tel: +44 7774 725483
E-mail: janice.fenton@publitek.com