Communications Systems Acquires Ecessa

Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), an IoT intelligent edge products and services company, has announced that it has completed the acquisition of privately held Ecessa Corporation, the company said.

Based in Plymouth, MN, Ecessa designs and distributes software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) solutions for businesses through the deployment of over 10,000 field installations (since 2002) of Ecessa Edge®, PowerLink®, and WANworX® controllers.

Northland Capital Markets served as financial advisor to CSI in connection with the transaction and Ballard Spahr LLP acted as legal counsel to CSI. Fredrickson & Byron, PA acted as legal counsel to Ecessa.

Communications Systems provides customers the ability to deliver, manage, and optimize their broadband network services and architecture. From the integration of fiber optics in any application and environment to efficient home voice and data deployments to optimization of data and application access, CSI provides tools for maximum utilization of the network from the edge to the user. For more information visit: commsysinc.com.

Ecessa manufactures and distributes software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) solutions for business. For more information about Ecessa and its SD-WAN products, visit www.ecessa.com.