Telecom Solutions


Dawn VME Products is a premier privately-held manufacturer of embedded packaging solutions. Founded in 1985, Dawn is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of products based on the VITA and PICMG architectures.

Dawn’s headquarters is a state-of-the-art, 42,000 square foot facility located in Fremont, California, in the heart of the Silicon Valley. Dawn’s product line features high-performance backplanes and powered enclosures in addition to multi-function accessories, sub-racks and card cages. .

Dawn’s engineering and manufacturing capabilities allow the company to offer both standard and custom products into the commercial, military, medical, telecom, and research markets. .

Dawn VME Products recognizes that the success of any technical product is the foundation from which it is engineered. Dawn’s Engineering Team possesses over hundreds of years of combined experience and utilizes the most current design techniques in the creation of our products. Dawn invests heavily in R & D, the results of which are a continuous stream of new and improved products. .

Manufacturing excellence is also what separates Dawn from its competitors. As a founding member of VITA, Dawn has the experience necessary to create consistent production assemblies in support of our clientele. Dawn’s manufacturing team is comprised of highly-skilled assemblers, technicians, engineers and other professionals dedicated to maximizing customer satisfaction through on-time delivery of zero-defect products. .

Dawn VME Products’ long history of customer satisfaction, proven design and manufacturing capabilities makes us the premier choice for embedded packaging solutions. .


AKG Technology

AKG is a technical sales, marketing and design organization with extensive experience in LCD touch technology. Coupled with a quality product offering, flexibility and manufacturing bandwidth, they provide Industrial, Medical, POS, and OEM’s with an extensive range of touchscreen component and LCD touch monitor technology and solutions and related component and customized Kiosk prototype products.

Product offering includes, SAW, 5-Wire Resisteive, Infrared, Dust-Proof panels, open frame and sizes to 42 inches.



Established in 1981, DFI® is a leading supplier of high-performance computing technology worldwide. With more than 30 years of experience, DFI® focuses on innovative design and manufacture of leading-edge board and system level products for embedded applications requiring strict revision control and long life availability. DFI uses the latest technology platforms and manufacturing techniques to produce cost-effective products for use in medical diagnostic & imaging, ATM/POS, industrial control, kiosk, security & surveillance, digital signage, gaming, and other embedded applications. As an Associate member of the Intel® Intelligent Systems Alliance (IISA), DFI works closely with Intel® on development of next-generation standards-based building blocks, platforms and solutions for the communications and embedded market segments.With branch offices in New Jersey, California, Netherlands, Tokyo, Shanghai; and manufacturing sites in Taiwan and China, DFI Inc. is able to facilitate services to customers and partners in different regions.

Corporate mission within the DFI family of companies:• Strict Revision Control

DFI’s commitment to strict revision control stems from using the same components across its entire product line.

Customers are notified and approvals are obtained before any component change can occur.• Long Product Life Cycle

DFI guarantees that our products will be available for a minimum of 5~7 years. DFI keeps sufficient stocks of critical

components to minimize the risk of discontinued items, and will issue an End of Life (EOL) notice 6 months prior to discontinuance of the product.• Manufacturing Capability

Our in-house manufacturing process ensures stability and complete quality control with excellent production equipment

for making the best quality products for our customers. With huge manufacturing capacity, DFI is able to fulfill the

demands of off-the-shelf products, custom design service, and EMS in various industries.• Quality Control

DFI follows the ISO 14001 & ISO 9001 Quality Management System, with QC080000, to ensure that customers will

receive only the highest-quality of products. This process includes complete evaluation ranging from functional/

environmental/shipping tests to lifecycle analysis and Quality Reliability Tests that entail high frequency design .

analysis and thermal/humidity/vibration/drop test.



Pixus Technologies was founded in 2009 by senior management from Kaparel Corporation.  Kaparel, a Rittal Company, was an industry leader of cPCI based backplanes and AdvancedTCA enclosures.

Pixus Technologies became the exclusive North and South American supplier of the electronic packaging products previously supplied by Kaparel Corporation and Rittal in May 2010.  Pixus Technologies is offering these products to North and South American customers for legacy equipment and new designs.

Pixus Technologies is actively involved in designing the next generation AdvancedTCA products that will surpass the data transfer and cooling challenges presented by tomorrow’s communications infrastructure.

Pixus Technologies specializes in the design and manufacture of electronic packaging solutions for the global embedded computer market. The company is comprised of three business units: Backplanes, Enclosure & System Solutions, and Components.  Leveraging over 20 years of innovative standard products, Pixus Technologies’ embedded backplanes and systems are focused primarily on ATCA, OpenVPX, cPCI/PCIe and custom designs. The company offers unsurpassed thermal management solutions, creative design innovations, and backplane design expertise.

 Authorized for the mid-Atlantic Area Only.


VadaTech is a board level design and manufacturing company focused on quick-turn designs for the embedded market. They dedicate themselves to introducing leading edge technology for the most demanding applications, and they differentiate themselves with their extraordinary capability to rapidly create new designs in response to complex customer requirements. Their continued service to the aerospace and telecommunications markets results in a rapidly growing product line including solutions for processing, communication, storage, and platform interoperability. They offer products in a diverse range of form factors, including:

Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture (AdvancedTCA/ATCA)
Advanced Mezzanine Card (AdvancedMC/AMC)
Compact PCI Express (cPCIe)
VMEbus Switched Serial (VXS)
Custom form factors

Their products are developed based on the needs of the customers, and their multiple design wins and rapidly expanding product line-up are a testament to their capability to fulfill those needs.

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