ADLINK Technology and ELMA Electronic enter into partnership
Mannheim (Germany) /Pforzheim (Germany)/Wetzikon (Switzerland) – ADLINK Technology and ELMA Electronic announce that they have entered into a partnership. This collaboration will give ADLINK access to the integration expertise of the systems specialist. In exchange, ELMA Electronic is gaining a further strong partner for industrial computers and interface boards for their systems integrations. ELMA will become active as a further distribution partner for ADLINK in the market regions of Switzerland and Austria.
On the German market, the collaboration is mainly focussed on systems integration. The customers benefit in addition from tailor-made solutions, specially designed for their individual requirements. Thanks to the close collaboration, customers require, even for complex projects, a single main contact person accessible to them with the full expertise. The joint development and delivery of systems promises maximum compatibility between the various software and hardware components.
Director Edgar Chen of ADLINK Division views the partnership as a logical step. “ADLINK is a leading provider of building blocks. Through the cooperation with ELMA, ADLINK will in the future be able to offer a wider range of system services.
The Managing Director of ELMA Germany, Paolo Putzolu, is looking forward to the cooperation: “ELMA attaches great importance to high quality products from a single provider. This partnership offers the customers interesting solutions supporting this aim. On request, the customer receives completely integrated systems and can concentrate entirely on his core competences.
ELMA Electronic is a globally active provider for development and manufacture of individual solutions and systems solutions for modern electronics applications. The modular product range covers a wide spectrum. It includes 19” mechanical components as well as modular housings, switch cabinets and backplanes but also completely set up, checked and ready-to-use basic systems. For very specific applications, ELMA also manufactures high quality turn (encoding) switches for use in electronic component groups. High flexibility in the identification and fulfilment of customer requirements, as well as many years of experience, make ELMA a reliable and competent partner with well-founded solutions know-how in the development and production of components and systems for complex applications.
ADLINK Technology provides a wide range of embedded computing products and services to the test & measurement, automation & process control, gaming, communications, medical, network security, and transportation industries. ADLINK products include PCI Express-based data acquisition and I/O; vision and motion control; and AdvancedTCA, CompactPCI, and computer-on-modules (COMs) for industrial computing. With the acquisition of Ampro Computers, Inc. and LiPPERT Embedded Computers GmbH, ADLINK also provides a wide range of rugged by design Extreme Rugged™ and Rugged product lines including single board computers, COMs and systems.
ADLINK strives to minimize the total cost of ownership (TCO) of its customers by providing customization and system integration services, maintaining low manufacturing costs, and extending the lifecycle of its products. ADLINK is a global company with headquarters and manufacturing in Taiwan; R&D and integration in Taiwan, China, the US, and Germany; and an extensive network of worldwide sales and support offices.
ADLINK is ISO-9001, ISO-14001, ISO-13485 and TL9000 certified, is an Associate Member of the Intel® Intelligent System Alliance, an Executive Member of PICMG, a Sponsor Member of the PXI Systems Alliance, an Executive Member of PC/104 Consortium, and a Strategic Member of the AXIe Consortium. ADLINK is a publicly traded company listed on the TAIEX Taiwan Stock Exchange (stock code: 6166).