Wireless Networks for Your Business

RF Demand Solutions: Beyond Consulting & Integration.
Customized Wireless Solutions for Power Utility Load Control, Hospitals and Enterprise.

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Experienced Problem Solvers

Founding Partners, Patrick Hood and Lowell Todd, have designed, constructed, and managed dozens of wireless networks during their careers in support of a wide-ranging list of applications.  We are seasoned industry veterans with decades of hands-on experience.

  • Planning & Design

    RFDS can create a wireless network specifically designed for applications including Paging, WiFi, SCADA and more.

  • Construction & Implementation

    RFDS will oversee and take responsibility to move your project forward with new construction or revamping your current equipment.

Utility Demand Response Networks

Millions of Direct Control Units (DCU’s) & Thermostats are deployed by Power Utilities throughout the USA. Each device requires a wireless network to function. Does your wireless network reach all devices? Do you use a Commercial or Private network? Are you FCC compliant? How old is the network? Are you getting the most from your program?

  • DR Product Experts

    RFDS are expert in the design and construction of wireless networks that support Comverge and Eaton Cooper devices. In fact, our networks control over 1 million such devices.

  • Practical Solutions for Comverge Programs Using:

    SA205, SA206, POCSAG, RTC Alternatives, LMS, intelliSOURCE Integration, and many more. We can help.

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RFDS Services

Let RFDS supply a comprehensive component-level network design & engineering rendering for your private paging network, then complete a field installation with remote network monitoring & diagnostic troubleshooting.

Network Study & Design Optimization

RFDS will evaluate your network and recommend actions that protect your programs and investment. Custom Design and mapping of your RF Environment, detailed item pricing, manufacturer & component selection, and other tools provide our clients with critical information required to manage their programs properly.

Network Construction

We build what we design. Oversee and take responsibility for each construction phase of your project while conforming to your company’s security, safety and insurance guidelines.

Network Monitoring

Our Predictive Network Alarming solutions identify network problems. We use Dynamic signal strength & performance evaluation, diagnostic troubleshooting, message archiving, and other tools to deliver confidence.

Custom RF Applications

In addition to Utility Demand Response, RFDS is experienced with; 900Mhz, VHF & UHF 1-way paging networks. Backhaul designs using Satellite, RF Link, IP, Cellular and others. Simulcast upgrade & conversions. Headend upgrade & back-up. And more.

Component Integration

Our proprietary network designs use modern components to broadcast new and old protocols. RFDS partners with dozens of component manufacturers to deliver the best solution for our customers.

Service & Support

When the job is done, RFDS can help you keep the network in great shape, making changes and updates as required. Ask us about our Long Term Maintenance Agreements.

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RFDS has installed networks across the country for various utilities, municpalities & companies.

We've Installed Hundreds of Networks

A partial list of the compnies we've helped.
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  • BGE logo
  • Duke energy logo
  • Comed logo
  • New Hampshire electric  logo
  • Vectren Power logo
  • Savannah River Power logo
  • Cooper Power logo
  • Comverge Power logo
  • Ametican Messaging logo

  • Our Notable Manufacturing Partners

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  • Prism IPX logo
  • Spectrum Instruments logo
  • Convex logo
  • Crescend logo
  • Zetron logo
  • Trmble logo
  • Tessco logo
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We Are Ready to Help You

Get the Best Network Solution for Your Application

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