Panduit Acquires Global AV Solutions Manufacturer Atlona
Panduit Corp., a provider of innovative electrical and network infrastructure solutions, has acquired global AV manufacturer Atlona. Atlona designs and develops innovative, award winning products for a diverse range of commercial and residential AV and IT markets worldwide, including education, business, government, entertainment and healthcare. Atlona’s product categories include networked AV, signal distribution, wireless collaboration and AV system automation. These solutions enable system designers, integrators, consultants and installers to simplify installation, minimize maintenance and maximize the versatility of premier automated control solutions.
“Atlona has been at the forefront in developing cutting edge AV technology that embraces the full potential of the convergence of AV and network infrastructure,” said Dennis Renaud, president and CEO of Panduit. “Their industry-leading solutions complement Panduit’s extensive physical infrastructure portfolio, which will allow us to offer customers a quality end-to-end solution as they move to increasingly complex network infrastructure systems.” These AV solutions are backed by an Atlona 10-year award-winning warranty.
“There are strong synergies between our companies including a culture of providing innovative, high quality, customer-driven products, along with outstanding customer support capabilities,” said Ilya Khayn, Atlona CEO. “This partnership will ultimately provide our market channels with a single source solution and expand our footprint globally.”
As part of the acquisition, the Atlona team will join Panduit’s Enterprise business group. Atlona will continue to serve its customers from its global headquarters in San Jose, Calif. for all sales, customer support and training related inquiries.