Melbourne, Australia – September 3, 2010:  M2M Connectivity has launched a range of Radiocrafts RC232 embedded wireless modules and expansion boards in Australia and New Zealand. The expansion boards are designed to easily integrate into the Sierra Wireless 3G Fastrack Modem, creating a short-range wireless hub that can then connect over 3G to the outside world.    The high performance cost-effective RF modules and expansion boards suit a variety of wireless short-range applications based on the RC232 protocol.

“We are delighted to extend our distribution and presence in Australia and New Zealand by partnering with M2M Connectivity. With their extensive experience and wide customer base in this region, we are confident that they will contribute to the overall increase in Radiocrafts business”, says Peder Martin Evjen, Managing Director of Radiocrafts.

The low cost RC2500HP – RC232 is a compact surface-mounted module for multi-channel GFSK/MSK operation in the 2.45 GHz ISM band with an easy-to-use UART interface. The RC2500HP-RC232  module includes a range extension LNA and PA and has numerous applications in M2M communication, sensors and control environments.  Also available is a Demo Kit suitcase for rapid prototyping and proof of concept for the Radiocrafts RC2500HP – RC232 module.

The Radiocrafts RC1140 and RC2500HP IESM Expansion cards offer 433MHz, RC232 and 2,4GHz, RC232 respectively to the Sierra Wireless Fastrack Xtend modem effectively turning the Fastrack Xtend into a RC232 gateway.  The RC1140 and RC2500HP IESM Expansion cards also offer point-to-point, point-to-multipoint and peer-to-peer network technologies.

In addition to the RC232 module and IESM board range Radiocrafts supply modules working over the Zigbee and Wireless M-Bus protocol, which are designed for Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) applications.

For information on Radiocrafts’ products please contact M2M Connectivity at:

info@m2mconnectivity.com.au

Ph: +61-3-96963011

About Radiocrafts AS

Radiocrafts (www.radiocrafts.com)is a leading RF module design and manufacturing companyoffering solutions that are used worldwide in a large number of successful products in the consumer, industrial and automotive markets.  Radiocrafts also actively participates in the standardization work of OMS (Open Metering System) and is represented in the CEN Technical Committee 294 and is also a member of Figawa and the ZigBee Alliance. Radiocrafts’ modules