FreeWave Features Wireless Command-and-Control Solutions for Drones and Robotics at AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2017

FreeWave will exhibit and demonstrate its latest communication solutions for government, defense, industrial and commercial unmanned systems applications

DALLAS, May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2017 (Booth #3142) - FreeWave Technologies, Inc. (, a leader in industrial, secure Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, is exhibiting at AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2017 and will be offering demonstrations of its latest command-and-control (C2) solutions for unmanned systems at Booth #3142. As military spending budgets increase, along with the adoption of unmanned systems for air, land and water, manufacturers and operators will need rugged, reliable and secure C2 solutions with high-speed data transmission. Booth attendees will get a first-hand look at FreeWave's solutions, offered in a small form factor ideal for drones and robotics that have logged more than 2.5 million flight hours without a single link failure (

"For over two decades, our government and defense and commercial unmanned systems customers have depended on FreeWave radios for reliable and secure communication links," said Scott Allen, CMO at FreeWave Technologies. "Our track record of success in the most rugged and challenging environments speak to the quality and durability of our products. Our OEM business looks incredibly strong for 2017 and beyond as the commercial marketplace continues to expand. We see new applications and use cases surfacing across public safety and border patrol to irrigation and cinematography. Our partners can continue to put their trust in our solutions for reliable command-and-control."

FreeWave will feature the following products in its booth (#3142) at AUVSI XPONENTIAL:

ZumLink Z9-C and Z9-T ( - These are Serial radio modules for OEM and Embedded wireless applications. The ZumLink Z9-C and Z9-T are ideally suited for unmanned systems and other industrial machines and solutions that require highly reliable, high-speed data communications and networking.
MM2 ( - The 900 MHz MM2 is FreeWave's leading OEM product, designed to provide the performance, reliability, and quality in a form factor for applications where space is at a premium. The MM2 family has all of the functionality of our larger footprint FGR2 Series of radios (
GXM ( The 2.4 GHz GXM radio is designed to provide OEMs with the performance, reliability and quality they have come to know and expect in FreeWave products in a globally available spectrum. The 1.4" x 2" form factor of the GXM is a drop-in replacement for the MM2, enabling OEMs to leverage their existing designs for international markets where 900MHz spectrum is unavailable and is ideally suited for applications where space is a premium.
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About FreeWave Technologies

FreeWave Technologies ( is a leading provider of wireless Machine to Machine (M2M) solutions that deliver reliable access to data for leading companies in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) markets. As the #1 provider of wireless IIoT to the oil and gas industry, FreeWave's fast, flexible and easy-to-deploy solutions streamline connectivity over long distances to also create significant operational efficiencies for government, defense and UAV/Drone contractors, agriculture equipment manufacturers, energy and smart grid networks, municipalities and more. With 20-plus years of experience in the M2M market and millions of radios deployed in the field, customers repeatedly turn to FreeWave to maximize their value in connecting M2M devices to optimize real-time decision-making.

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