Established in 1970, Positron Inc is a holding and operating company that provides financial, marketing and operations services to its subsidiaries which include Positron Access Solutions, Positron Power, Positron Telecommunication Systems and Positron Investments. Positron’s customers include most North American tier 1 carriers and 200 other carriers and 150 power utilities. Positron Inc. and its subsidiaries are headquartered in Montreal, Canada, with offices in the U.S. and Latin America, and resellers and agents in Europe and Asia.
Positron Access specializes in carrier grade telecommunications products that increase the bandwidth delivered and the distance that it can be delivered to subscribers within the core access network and within residential and multi-tenant building using existing wiring infrastructure. These include line powered DSL line amplifiers/extenders that double the customer serving areas, increase the bandwidth and range of ADSL2+ and VDSL2 copper pairs; G.hn Gigabit Access Mulitplexors (GAM) that provide managed non-blocking symmetrical Gigabit bandwidth to subscribers in MDU/MTU’s over copper pairs or coax at significantly longer distances, greater stability, reduced complexity and lower cost than G.fast or DOCSIS; bonded copper solutions for mobile backhaul, core transport, access and edge aggregation.
Positron Power provides high voltage isolation and protection products to protect communication equipment and personnel in substations and other high voltage facilities. Positron’s testers for energized insulators on transmission line and on equipment in substations are used by utilities to prevent power outages, equipment damage and danger to personnel. They also serve as preventative maintenance tools and safety tests to ensure safe conditions for personnel working in high voltage environments.