TEL AVIV, Israel
June 14, 2011
RiT Technologies (NASDAQ:
the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure management solutions, today announcedthat it has formed a strategic partnership with Samsung Fiber Optics under which Samsung Fiber Optics will market, sell and distribute RiT's PatchView™ intelligent infrastructure management (IIM) solution on an OEM basis.
As the partnership's first project, Samsung Fiber Optics has deployed a cutting-edge PatchView™ IIM system in one of Korea's largest convention and exhibition centers. This highly visible installation demonstrates the growing traction of the managed infrastructure concept throughout Korea, a market where managed infrastructure systems are becoming ubiquitous in residential, enterprise and commercial settings.
"We are extremely excited about this milestone partnership. The new relationship has already contributed its first significant deal and we believe it will make a strong impact on our sales success in the future," commented Eran Ayzik, RiT's President & CEO.
"The fact that this industry player feels the need to add IIM to its portfolio reflects a sharp rise in market demand, especially in its home market of Korea. This is an encouraging trend for RiT, which is recognized as the most experienced IIM player by far, with reliable, field-proven technologies and support capabilities."
Mr. Ayzik concluded, "We are committed to work closely with Samsung Fiber Optics to bring PatchView's proven benefits to its top-tier customers. In parallel, we will continue working to establish additional partnerships as the key for expanding our reach into additional high-potential regions."
About Samsung Fiber Optics
Samsung Fiber Optics began as a optical fiber/fiber optic cable business division of Samsung Electronics, and spun off from the parent company in 2004 as a fiber optics specialist. Today, Samsung Fiber Optics offers a broad line of fiber optic cable products, and also components for mobile phones and touch panels. As a global leader of fiber optics industry, Samsung Fiber Optics supplies its products to more than 60 countries around the world, and holds a share of approximately 30% of the broadband network market in Korea.