LEA Networks, Methode Electronics Ink Distribution Agreement

LEA Networks, a principal provider of broadband networking and smart powering solutions, and Methode Electronics, Inc (NYSE: MEI), a global developer and manufacturer of custom engineered and application-specific products and solutions, have entered into a Sales & Marketing Distribution Agreement, the companies said.

Under this Agreement, LEA Networks will market and sell Methode´s G.hn Single Port DPU also known as mDPU (micro DPU) and associated SFP modules into the European market. The SFP modules are designed to be used both on the mDPU side or in third-party RG.

G.hn is an ITU networking standard that delivers data rates up to 2 Gbps and can operate over twisted pair and coax cables.

A complete end-to-end solution (G.hn mDPU, G.hn SFP modules and RPF PSE) is available now from LEA Networks. A live demonstration will be displayed at the BBWF event at LEA Networks´ booth #H50, held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, from October 15th-17th.

LEA Networks is a worldwide provider of xDSL/G.fast splitters/filters, PLC, Smart Powering (PoE, RPF and Wireless Power), lightning protection and connectivity solutions for the telecommunication industry. The company researches, designs, markets, and distributes a wide range of standard and custom products, which have been deployed by over 150 carriers worldwide. Headquartered in Paris, France, LEA Networks is a wholly owned subsidiary of HF company (Euronext: HF). More information is at https://www.lea-networks.com.

Methode Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: MEI) is a global developer of custom engineered and application specific products and solutions with manufacturing, design and testing facilities in Belgium, Canada, China, Egypt, Germany, India, Italy, Lebanon, Malta, Mexico, Singapore, Switzerland, UKand the USA. Further information can be found on Methode´s Web site www.methode.com.