Press Release

Kepware Strengthens Industrial Automation Commitment in Spain

Kepware Strengthens Industrial Automation Commitment in Spain

Logitek Named Preferred Distributor for Industrial Automation and Communications Solutions

Portland, ME

3/21/2012 8:00 AM

Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications and Automation, today announced that industrial automation and infrastructure solutions provider Logitek SA has been named as Kepware's Preferred Distributor partner throughout Spain. Today's announcement reinforces Kepware's regional commitment for supplying award-winning solutions to connect, manage, monitor, and control diverse automation devices and software applications. Logitek was selected as a Preferred Distributor from among the region's numerous organizations due to the company's in-depth industrial automation and communications experience, state-of-the art competency center for training seminars and technical trouble shooting as well as its commitment to customer support. Tony Paine, President & CEO of Kepware Technologies, elaborates upon his company's decision to select Logitek. "Over the years, Logitek has demonstrated their deep technical team experience and clear understanding of the market's needs to establish digital communications to automation devices and software applications— for the purpose of improved operations and informed decision making. We welcome Logitek to our family of growing Preferred Distributors around the globe," Paine said. Logitek will leverage Kepware's flagship product, KEPServerEX, to optimize equipment control and business decision making in their key vertical markets of Water/Waste Water, Building and Facility Management, Energy, Pharmaceuticals, Food and Beverage and Automotive. Jordi Rey, Managing Director, Logitek, continues, "Efficient data acquisition across different networks is a key requirement for many organizations within our market. However, it's often difficult to find a proven technology to effectively extract the information. Kepware's KEPServerEX provides our customers with the solution needed to fully integrate machinery and device-level information into their HMI, SCADA, MES, Historian and ERP systems— with minimal effort¬—to strengthen the business decision making process." ABOUT KEPWARE TECHNOLOGIES: Kepware Technologies, established in 1995, develops a wide range of communication and interoperability software solutions for the Automation industry. Our flexible and scalable solutions are for connecting, managing, monitoring, and controlling diverse automation devices and software applications. Our industry endorsed software solutions improve operations and decision-making throughout all levels of an organization. Kepware Technologies' mission is to be "Your Standard for Connectivity". ABOUT LOGITEK: Logitek is a technological consulting company with over 30 years experience in the Spanish market. The company specialises in technology and advisory services in the field of automation for the industrial and infrastructure management sectors. It offers consulting services based on such prestigiously renowned technological solutions as Kepware, as well as other specific technologies in the field of remote control, with devices such as the LKremote RTU, UHF radios, GPRS modems and Tetra, among others. In fact, Logitek is at times the only company in Spain specialising in the implementation of these tools. Its headquarters is located in Barcelona and it has commercial branches in Bilbao and Madrid. Media Contact: Joline Biancavilla BridgeView Marketing joline@bridgeviewmarketing.com +1 603-978-4491