Adder Technology designs and manufactures an advanced range of KVM switches, extenders and IP solutions which enable the reliable control of local, remote and global IT systems. It was established in 1984 by Adrian Dickens, an engineering graduate from the UK's renowned Cambridge University.
Specialising in providing technically advanced computer access and control products for business users, Adder has established a strong position and reputation in its market, displaying consistent year on year growth.
Adder has received a steady stream of accolades, including the UK's prestigious Deloitte & Touche Fast50 Awards for business achievement in the Technology Sector. Adder has won an award all 8 years that the Fast50 has been running. A UK Queens Award for Enterprise was also awarded to the company in recognition of exceptional export sales achievements.
Adder's products cover a variety of applications with particular growth being seen in its range KVM-via-IP products. Adder has already developed several successful world-first product concepts and the company plans to continue its strategy of significant innovation and ongoing development.
In 2012 Adder unveiled new technology that enables long-range broadcasting without loss of quality. At IBC2012 in Amsterdam, its AdderLink Infinity digital KVM extender was used to pipe news and information to thousands of attendees across the exhibition and conference.
Also last year, the BBC announced it was using Adder Technology’s AdderLink Infinity network extension solution to connect its production teams to multiple computers at its new base at MediaCityUK, Salford Quays, as well as in a refurbishment of Broadcasting House in London.
Adder manufactures products under its own brand as well as for a number of well known OEM customers with a large user base ranging across markets such as Retail, Financial, Industrial, Medical, Broadcast, Air Traffic Control, Digital Signage, Military and Server Management.
Adder’s products are marketed and supported by a global network of resellers and distributors, including many leading computer accessory catalogues.
• Adder's KVM (Keyboard, Video monitor, Mouse) switches allow users to access and control multiple computers from one or more keyboard monitor and mouse, resulting in reduced complexity and improved efficiency of IT systems.
• Adder's KVM extenders allow the keyboard, monitor (or touch screen) and mouse to be located remotely from the computer, enabling the remote control of systems due to factors such as security, noise, dirt and heat.
• Adder's AV extenders distribute video and audio signals, ideal for Digital Signage and Media Streaming applications such as in-store TV and public information systems.
• Adder's KVM-via-IP solutions enable the secure global access and control of IT systems. Its high performance KVM switch technology combined with advanced, integrated VNC support enables the reliable control of mission critical systems.