Multi-Tech Systems Offers Sprint IDEN Customers Quick Migration Path

Pre-validated M2M router an easy solution to help customers meet June transition deadline

Apr 09, 2013, 10:00 ET from Multi-Tech Systems

MINNEAPOLIS, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Multi-Tech Systems, a leading machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions provider, has teamed up with Sprint to deliver a quick and seamless migration from iDEN to Sprint's robust CDMA services.  Multi-Tech's MultiModem® rCell Intelligent Wireless Router is pre-validated by Sprint and now available via the M2M Wireless Devices portal and PCD (Personal Communication Devices).

"Multi-Tech supports the Sprint CDMA long-term roadmap to meet customer needs," said Matt Sharma, Executive Vice President of Multi-Tech. "We are committed to technology solutions to support Sprint's Network Vision rollout and to continuing our long term relationship."

Multi-Tech's MultiModem® rCell Intelligent Wireless Router offers companies an ideal solution for any application needing cellular connectivity to monitor and manage remote devices from virtually anywhere.  The intelligent embedded operating system allows for automatic/persistent connectivity for mission-critical applications and enhanced M2M communications functionality.

"The MultiModem® rCell is a good fit for iDEN customers transitioning onto Sprint CDMA services," added George Appling, President and CEO of PCD.  "Our partnership with Multi-Tech provides a smart and reliable M2M solution for Sprint customers within a framework that is both expedient and convenient, further advancing our commitment to the Network Vision Plan."

Customers can easily begin their transition to Sprint CDMA via PCD's online ordering portal at, or may contact Multi-Tech at 888-288-5470 for further assistance.  To learn more about the MultiModem® rCell Intelligent Wireless Router visit

"We are proud to offer exciting next generation technologies and solutions to our iDEN data transport customers through such a user-friendly migration portal," added Wayne Ward, vice president-Emerging Solutions Group, Sprint.  "The MultiModem® rCell is a key addition to our portfolio of M2M products that provide valuable solutions for our customers' toolkits".

About Multi-Tech Systems

Multi-Tech Systems has been delivering industry-leading M2M (machine-to-machine) communications solutions since 1970. With more than 22 million devices deployed worldwide, Multi-Tech focuses on helping customers achieve the shortest path to M2M connectivity – from concept to implementation and total lifecycle management. Whether a project is simple or very complex, Multi-Tech has the resources and expertise to work with any development team to customize a hardware or software solution that maximizes speed to market and return on investment.  With carrier-approved external and embedded modems and gateways, Multi-Tech makes it easy and fast to connect your devices to networks anywhere in the world. We work with clients in almost any market to enable cellular, analog, Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth® and GPS capabilities into a solution to achieve superior business results. If we don't have it, we will develop it. Multi-Tech established its reputation for Innovative Designs and Innovative Solutions by obtaining 80+ patents and certifications from more than 30 carriers and over 80 countries. Multi-Tech has made M2M Simplified for thousands of customers around the globe. Twitter: 

About PCD

Built on a legacy of service and innovation, PCD is committed to bringing you the wireless world. A global gateway for its technology partners throughout the Americas, PCD provides both carriers and manufacturers a rich array of product life cycle management services that includes planning & development; inventory; technical testing; quality control; forward & reverse logistics; sell-in & sell-thru, marketing & warranty support; and an extensive portfolio of high-quality and versatile wireless devices. PCD is based in Hauppauge, New York, and maintains operations facilities in Brea, California.

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