Laird Technologies to Exhibit at MEDICA 2012

Company to Preview New Embedded Wireless Solutions

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St. Louis, Missouri, USA – October 26, 2012 – Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announced it will showcase new embedded wireless solutions at MEDICA. The event will be held November 14-17 in Düsseldorf, Germany at the Düsseldorf Trade Fair Centre. Laird Technologies will exhibit in Hall 15, booth #C03.

At MEDICA 2012, Laird Technologies will offer a preview of three embedded wireless solutions, available in early 2013. These solutions are Wi-Fi and Bluetooth modules ideal for connecting medical devices to networks and ensuring patient data is available to caregivers.

“Our Bluetooth modules have been used in portable, battery-powered medical devices for years,” said Laird Technologies Product Manager Jonathan Kaye. “And our Summit Brand Wi-Fi modules have found favor in infusion pumps, patient monitors, and other patient care devices used in hospitals. At MEDICA, we will show the next generation of our embedded wireless solutions, which are perfect for a variety of medical devices.”

Billed as “the world’s largest medical trade fair”, MEDICA, World Forum for Medicine, attracts over 100,000 attendees every year. Those in attendance include doctors, nurses, decision makers for medical businesses, and others in the medical trade from around the world. Along with the exhibition and product show, the event includes high-quality forums and expert workshops.

Laird Technologies is a leading provider for embedded wireless solutions for the medical industry. The company’s embedded wireless solutions include Bluetooth® modules, Summit Brand Wi-Fi modules and Rand-Amplifies Multi-Point (RAMP) radio modules that enable machine-to-machine communications. To find out more about Laird Technologies’ expertise in solutions for the medical industry, white papers are available on Wi-Fi® Mobility in Hospitals and Optimizing the 5 GHz Band in a Hospital.

You can register for MEDICA at To learn more about embedded wireless solutions from Laird Technologies, visit the Laird Technologies booth at MEDICA or visit

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About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies is a global technology company focused on providing components and solutions that protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity through wireless applications and antenna systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 9,000 employees in more than 46 facilities located in 16 countries.


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