FarSite Communications Ltd

FarSite Communications Ltd

April 21, 2009 04:00 ET

FarSite Receives Queen's Award

BASINGSTOKE, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - April 21, 2009) -

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Specialist technology company, FarSite Communications Ltd, has just been awarded the coveted Queen's Award for Enterprise - International Trade category, one of the highest and most prestigious accolades a UK business can receive.

The company was established in 1998 to provide data and voice communications products and services for the business sector and now exports 85% of its production to over 100 countries worldwide. The company boasts an impressive international client list from the banking, government, aerospace, military, 3G and retail communications sectors.

More specifically, FarSite develops and manufactures gateway appliances, PCI cards and USB communications adapters. In addition the company also provides services for custom designed communications products/subsystems, systems software and operating system drivers. FarSite has significant expertise in communications protocol implementation for both current network technologies such as TCP/IP and DAB, but also legacy networking including E1, X.25 and XOT.

Steve Scott, one of the founding directors comments: "This is a fantastic achievement and will be shared with our employees, customers and corporate partners worldwide. In an age where the USA dominates the data communications sector, we've proven that UK companies can compete at the very highest level. This will pave the way for further growth in our specialist technology sectors."

For further information log on to www.farsite.com.

Note to Editors:

FarSite Communications Ltd is involved in the development and production of a wide variety of data and voice communications product and services in the business sector. These products include gateway appliances, PCI and USB communications adapters and are supplied through a global network of distributors, resellers and local representatives, with products shipped to over 100 countries worldwide.

The company is based in Basingstoke in the UK with an office in Shenzhen, China and can boast export sales of 85% of turnover to a highly prestigious international client list. These include some of the world's leading names in the banking, government, aerospace, military 3G and retail communications sectors. In April 2009, FarSite was presented with the Queen's Award for Enterprise - International Trade category, one of the highest accolades a UK business can receive.

Commercial Director Steve Scott is available for interview.

Issued by McInnes Communications Ltd on behalf of FarSite Communications Ltd.

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Contact Information

  • McInnes Communications Ltd
    Iain McInnes
    Managing Director
    +44 (0) 870 381 1811 or Mobile: +44 (0) 7725 480240
    +44 (0) 870 381 1812 (FAX)
    Email: info@mcinnescommunications.com
    or
    FarSite Communications Ltd
    Steve Scott
    Commercial Director
    +44 (0) 1590 681288 or Mobile: +44 (0) 7771 621237
    Email: steve.scott@farsite.com