SAN DIEGO, Sept. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- RF Industries, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RFIL) today announced that the Company has joined the Safer Buildings Coalition, an organization dedicated to enhancing intra-building public safety wireless coverage.
"This organization (SaferBuildings.org) is closely involved in reviewing and developing standards and procedures for public safety Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) applications. These systems are designed to provide in-building solutions which provide wireless cellular, public safety, or any other RF signals throughout a structure. We believe RF Industries has significant growth opportunities in this market, as these systems utilize a large quantity of products, including custom fiber solutions, coaxial cabling assemblies, plenum cables and a number of additional passive products manufactured and distributed by our Company. In-building applications include office buildings, hotels, hospitals, sports centers and gaming centers throughout the United States," said Johnny Walker, President and CEO of RF Industries.
"We are glad to have RF Industries on board as a member of the Safer Buildings Coalition. RF Industries brings a unique industry perspective and expertise to the SBC that will enhance our shared mission of providing in-building public safety wireless communications when they are needed most," said Safer Buildings Coalition's Executive Director, Chief Alan Perdue (Ret.).
About the Safer Buildings Coalition
The primary mission of the Safer Buildings Coalition is to ensure that First Responders (Fire, Law Enforcement and EMS) can use state-of-the-art voice and data communications to communicate with one another inside buildings as well as to and from their Command Centers outside buildings during an event. From their inception before the FCC in February 2012, the Safer Buildings Coalition has been at the forefront of advancing policies and ideas that lead to more buildings being served with commercial and public safety wireless coverage.
About RF Industries
RF Industries is a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative interconnect products and complex cable assemblies across diversified, high growth markets including wireless carriers & infrastructure, and industrial. The Company's products include RF connectors, coaxial and custom cable assemblies, fiber optic cables, and wiring harnesses. The Company's connectivity products are used throughout the growing and evolving wireless infrastructure. Through its newly acquired Rel-Tech Electronics, Inc. and Comnet Telecom Supply, Inc. subsidiaries, the Company also manufactures and sells other cabling technologies and data center equipment solutions. The Company is headquartered in San Diego, California with operations in Yaphank, New York, and East Brunswick, New Jersey and Milford, Connecticut. Please visit the RF Industries website at www.rfindustries.com.
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