Lantronix Partners With Symmetry Electronics to Showcase New Embedded Solutions at Design West 2013

Company to Provide Live Demonstrations of Its New xPico WiFi Device Server


IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2013) - Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M (machine-to-machine) connectivity solutions, today announced that it will be showcasing its portfolio of embedded device servers and solutions at Design West 2013 -- the global electronics industry's leading event in North America. Lantronix is partnering with Symmetry Electronics -- a global distributor focusing exclusively on the sale, technical support and distribution of wireless, video and embedded semiconductor products. Design West 2013 is being held from April 23 - 25, 2013 at the McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, Calif. Lantronix will be located in booth 824 in the main expo hall.

"Lantronix has a rich history in developing high quality, easy-to-use embedded solutions," said Gil Zaharoni, CEO for Symmetry Electronics. "We are especially excited about the new xPico WiFi product, as it fills an unmet need across our global customer base. We are pleased to once again partner with Lantronix at Design West, and look forward to continued success."

"Design West is an ideal venue for the electronics engineering community to learn, collaborate and engage with Lantronix for a deeper understanding of our newest embedded products, as well as our core products already well-known to the market," said Rob Robinson, vice president of worldwide sales for Lantronix. "Our aim is to continue to grow the Lantronix brand as we expand the breadth and depth of our embedded product offerings, sales and distribution channels, and co-marketing partners in the embedded space."

Lantronix Embedded Solutions

With the growing need to provide equipment with network connectivity and the ability to manage it remotely, Lantronix recognizes that design engineers need reliable embedded Ethernet and wireless networking solutions that offer a simple, cost-effective and reliable way to seamlessly embed network connectivity into their products. The company boasts a broad offering of serial-to-Ethernet, serial-to-WiFi, single chip solutions, and software development kits.

Embedded Products and Live Demos at Design West:

xPico WiFi - 

xPort - 

PremierWave®-EN -

About xPico WiFi

The Lantronix xPico WiFi embedded device is an extremely compact networking solution that enables wireless LAN connectivity on virtually any solution with a serial interface. The included industry-proven Lantronix device server application and full IP stack allows seamless remote access to device data simplifying design integration while providing robust connectivity. As the smallest embedded device server in the world, xPico WiFi can be utilized in designs typically intended for chip solutions. With xPico WiFi, there is virtually no need to write a single line of code, translating to a much lower development cost and faster time-to-market. Key features and benefits include:

  • SoftAP: Simultaneous access point and client connection mode enables direct access to the xPico Wi-Fi or connected device via any mobile device (e.g., iPad, iPhone).
  • Easy to deploy and use: No need for software development or to write a single line of code.
  • Innovative form factor: Compact footprint: 24mm x 16.5mm.
  • Robust: Complete "device server application" with full IP stack and web browser.
  • Secure: 256-bit AES Encryption.
  • Industrial-ready: Serial Data Rate of up to 921 kbps; Operating environment at extended temperatures: -40° to +85° C.
  • Value: Low-power, small form factor provides rapid integration into size- and power-sensitive applications, including battery-powered devices.
  • Guaranteed: Industry-leading 5-Year limited warranty.

About Lantronix

Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX) is a global leader of secure M2M (machine-to-machine) communication technologies that simplify access and communication with and between virtually any electronic device. Our smart connectivity solutions enable sharing data between devices and applications to empower businesses to make better decisions based on real-time information, and gain a competitive advantage by generating new revenue streams, improving productivity and increasing efficiency and profitability. Easy to integrate and deploy, Lantronix products remotely and securely connect electronic equipment via networks and the Internet. Founded in 1989, Lantronix serves some of the largest medical, security, industrial and building automation, transportation, retail/POS, financial, government, consumer electronics/appliances, IT/data center and pro-AV/signage entities in the world. The company's headquarters are located in Irvine, Calif.

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© 2013 Lantronix, Inc. Lantronix, xPico, PremierWave, and xPort are trademarks of Lantronix, Inc. All other trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective holders. Specifications subject to change without notice. All rights reserved.

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