TMC names MultiTech a 2016 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award Winner

Mounds View, MN – Sept. 15, 2016 — Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded MultiConnect® AW a 2016 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award.

The MultiConnect® AW analog-to-wireless converter enables connection for legacy dial-up devices to cellular networks to extend the life of existing equipment. MultiConnect AW targets applications with analog modems that need to utilize cellular networks for connectivity to their host application, such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and credit card/POS terminals. Ships ETSI ES 201 970 compliant and FDA 501(k) approved for healthcare applications.


  • Extends the life of legacy dial-up devices by connecting them to cellular networks
  • Saves time and money on post purchase industry-specific certifications


  • Serial or parallel interfaces
  • Certified in North America, European Union, and Australia/New Zealand
  • Supports packet data, circuit-switched data and PPP pass-through modes
  • RJ-11 port provides dial tone and DTMF detection
  • Supports analog modem connections from 300 baud to 33.6K bps with error correction and data compression
  • Plastic chassis for indoor environments

“Congratulations to MultiTech for being honored with a Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “MultiConnect AW is truly an innovative product and is amongst the best solutions brought to market in the past twelve months that facilitates business-transforming voice, data and video communications. I look forward to continued excellence from MultiTech in 2017 and beyond.”

About TMC
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MultiTech Contact:

Jennifer Costello 

Tel: 781-715-4870  

TMC Contact:

Stephanie Thompson


Tel: 203-852-6800, ext. 139