SOURCE: FreeRange Technologies, Inc.

May 06, 2008 07:00 ET

FreeRange Technologies Announces USBConnex-Peripheral

USB Peripheral Stack Brings Wired and Wireless Connectivity to Embedded Devices

LAKE FOREST, CA--(Marketwire - May 6, 2008) - FreeRange Technologies, Inc. (FreeRange), an embedded systems company specializing in USB and Ultra-wideband software solutions, today announced the introduction of USBConnex-Peripheral™, which enables developers to add wired and wireless USB connectivity to a wide-range of devices.

USBConnex-Peripheral was designed from the ground up with the end-user in mind. The code is highly portable and modular, which allows for its use on a multitude of hardware platforms and operating systems. The stack's user-friendly, extensible architecture, coupled with comprehensive, well-written documentation, translate into faster deployments, which ultimately help reduce costs and shorten time-to-market.

"With the launch of USBConnex-Peripheral, we are making it easier for developers to implement USB in their peripheral devices and take advantage of the latest USB related technological advances as they become available," said Jim Gilbert, Chief Business Officer of FreeRange. "If you need to add wireless or wired USB connectivity to your products and want to ensure that you can benefit from future enhancements to the technology as the USB specification evolves, such as the dramatically increased data rates expected with USB 3.0, USBConnex-Peripheral is the right choice for your project."

USBConnex-Peripheral is backed by a team of engineers who bring years of USB, wireless and embedded design experience to every customer engagement. The team's expertise is made available to customers through engineering service engagements. Customers desiring product support and/or custom development services benefit from the team's breadth of experience when it comes to operating systems and hardware platforms, as well as knowledge of system dependencies and various USB device classes.

FreeRange's use of highly flexible business models makes USBConnex-Peripheral attractive for both low and high volume devices. Please contact the FreeRange sales team at for a price quote or more information about the software.

About FreeRange Technologies, Inc.

FreeRange Technologies is a privately held connectivity solutions provider with offices in Lake Forest and Irvine, California. The company develops wireless and wired device communication software for embedded applications. With expertise in Ultra-wideband (UWB) and USB, as well as other communication protocols, FreeRange helps OEMs implement device connectivity through licensable software and engineering services. For more information, please visit or contact

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