Atlona will become part of Panduit’s Enterprise business group.

Electrical manufacturer Panduit Corp., Tinley Park, IL, has acquired global audio-video equipment manufacturer Atlona, San Jose, CA.

Atlona designs and develops 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.

The Atlona team will join Panduit’s Enterprise business group, and will continue to serve customers from Atlona’s global headquarters in San Jose for all sales, customer support, and training related inquiries.

“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 customersa quality end-to-end solution as they move to increasingly complex network infrastructure systems.” 

Ilya Khayn, Atlona CEO adds, “There are strong synergies between our companies including a culture of providing innovative, high-quality, customer-driven products, along with outstanding customer support capabilities. This partnership will ultimately provide our market channels with a single-source solution and expand our footprint globally.”

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“QTerminals is pleased to announce that it has received approval to design, develop and operate Phase II (Container Terminal 2) of Hamad Port,” said QTerminals in a tweet.

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Axis Communications, the global leader in network video, has been named Employer of the Year at the Mississauga Board of Trade’s (MBOT) 2018 Business Awards of Excellence. The annual award recognizes a Mississauga business that has made a commitment to foster employee engagement, promote work-life balance, embrace diversity and offer an exceptional workplace for its employees. The MBOT presented Axis Communications Canada with the award at its annual ceremony on Thursday, November 15, at the Mississauga Convention Centre.

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The Index Qatar exhibition and conference concluded yesterday following three days of bringing the world’s design and fit-out industry together in Qatar and hosting a thought leadership conference which focused on sustainability.

The exhibition attracted 4,500 attendees from across all sectors of Qatari society — from interior designers and architects to project managers, importers and distributors – across the full spectrum of retail, hospitality, residential and commercial design, as well as the general public, said a release.

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