RAD Data Communications

Infobox_Company | company_name = RAD Data Communications | company_| company_type = Private | foundation = 1981 | industry = Telecommunications
revenue = $174 million USD (2007)
num_employees = 1,100
location_city = Tel Aviv, Israel | key_people = Chairman: Zohar Zisapel, CEO: Efraim Wachtel
products = Networking | homepage = [http://www.rad.com/ www.rad.com] |

RAD Data Communications (also known as "RAD") is a privately held corporation, based in Tel Aviv, Israel, that designs and manufacturers specialized networking equipment. It was founded in 1981 by Zohar Zisapel and his brother, Yehuda.

RAD's research, development and engineering includes TDM, Ethernet, MPLS, IP, ATM, Frame Relay, E1/T1, E3/T3, xDSL, SDH/SONET, pseudowire circuit emulation and service emulation, clock synchronization, voice compression, wireless, mobile and satellite connectivity, fiber optics, SFPs (small form-factor pluggable) and ASICs (application-specific integrated circuit), and integrated network management.

In 1998, RAD invented the TDMoIP (TDM over IP) technology.

The company's installed base exceeds 10,000,000 units [ [http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3399512,00.html T-Mobile selects RAD's HSDPA transport solution - Israel Money, Ynetnews ] ] and includes more than 150 telecommunications carriers and operators. RAD products are sold by distributors in 164 countries.

RAD Data Communications is a member of the RAD Group of companies.


External links

* [http://www.podtech.net/home/3137/rad-radio-broadband RAD Radio Broadband] - a video article by James Gaskin, 25 May 2007
* [http://whitepapers.zdnet.com/whitepaper.aspx?&scname=Industry+Standard+Protocols&sortby=title&docid=38881 ZDNet article]
* [http://www.lightreading.com/document.asp?doc_id=123091 Light Reading article - VoIP purchase]
* [http://www.lightreading.com/document.asp?doc_id=114834 Light Reading article - 2006 revenues]
* [http://www.3g.co.uk/PR/May2007/4651.htm 3G Article - T-mobile selects RAD]
* [http://telephonyonline.com/software/technology/tmobile_rad_hsdpa_050907 Telephony Online - T-Mobile and RAD]
* [http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-pwe3-tdmoip-06.txt IETF draft by RAD - TDM over IP]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • RAD Data Communications — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. RAD. RAD Data Communications Тип Частная Год основания 1981 Расположение …   Википедия

  • RAD Group — (группа компаний RAD) – объединение независимых компаний, занимающихся разработкой, производством и продажей сетевого и телекоммуникационного оборудования. Каждая компания функционирует отдельно, без участия головной компании, но развивается в… …   Википедия

  • RAD — may mean:* Rad: Awesome, Cool * Abreviation for Radical * Rad (comics), a villainous character in AC Comics s Femforce * Rad (film), a 1986 release about a young BMX rider * Rad (Transformers), several fictional characters in the Transformers toy …   Wikipedia

  • RAD — RAD  аббревиатура из латинских букв, которая может означать: RAD (англ. rapid application development)  концепция создания средств разработки программных продуктов; RAD (нем. Reichsarbeitdienst)  национал социалистическая …   Википедия

  • Rad Group — The RAD Group is a collection of independent companies that develop, manufacture and market solutions for diverse segments of the networking and telecommunications industry.Each company operates independently, without a holding company, but is… …   Wikipedia

  • RAD — com. abbr. Relative Air Density comp. abbr. Rapid Access Device comp. abbr. Rapid Access Disc gen. abbr. Radio Analysis Diagram metal. abbr. Radio Analysis Diagram abbr. Rapid Access Disk abbr. Rapid Application Development (toolkit) (Delphi,… …   United dictionary of abbreviations and acronyms

  • Zohar Zisapel — (born February 15, 1949; Hebrew: זהר זיסאפל), is a successful Israeli entrepreneur in Israel’s advanced hi tech industry. The RAD Group of companies he co founded with his brother, Yehuda Zisapel, has been called the world s most successful… …   Wikipedia

  • Магистральная сеть связи — Магистральная сеть связи  транспортная телекоммуникационная инфраструктура для предоставления услуг связи. Как правило, магистральная сеть связи выстраивается на собственных или арендованных волоконно оптических линиях (ВОЛС) с… …   Википедия

  • Плюс коммуникейшнс — Тип Общество с ограниченной ответственностью Год основания 1992 Расположение …   Википедия

  • Marvell Software Solutions Israel — RADLAN / MSSI Type Purchased by Marvell Technology Group Industry Technology Founded 1998 Headquarte …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.