AWA and Firetide Create Wireless Surveillance for Spanish Town

Firetide mesh network assists local police forces at popular Mediterranean town


Firetide products are sold through channel partners including distributors, value added resellers (VARs), and systems integrators.

Firetide is a leading provider of multi-service mesh networks that enable concurrent video, voice, and data for municipal, public safety, and enterprise applications. Firetide HotPort mesh nodes and HotPoint access points provide a secure, high performance wireless infrastructure and access solution for video surveillance, Internet access, public safety networks, and temporary networks wherever rapid deployment, mobility, and easy of installation are required. The company's patented AutoMesh flow-based routing protocol optimizes network performance and capacity for high bandwidth and latency sensitive applications. Headquartered in Los Gatos, California, Firetide is a privately held company with worldwide product distribution. For more information, visit www.firetide.com.

AWA is a privately held wireless company, founded in 2000. AWA started its activities as an I+D company, receiving several awards and acknowledgments for its ability in the application of wireless technology in different fields including the integration of the first WI-FI vehicle (a pilot project with FIAT and CHRYSLER). Today AWA is situated in Spain and Mexico, focusing its activity as a wireless telecommunications operator, offering Internet access in rural areas through the brand INTERNETRURAL and in public zones (hotspots) as AKIWIFI. AWA is also certified by the vendors Meru and Firetide. For more information visit the company’s websites www.awacenter.com and www.akiwifi.com.