As a leader in technological innovation, Plextek has created or assisted a number of high technology startups. Exciting new companies linked to Plextek include:
Redtail Telematics Corporation is based in Southern California and is an established global manufacturer of state-of-the-art GPS tracking products for fleets, as well as a strategic Data Warehouse supplier to the Insurance Telematics industry and other enterprise-level customers in both the U.S. and Europe. Redtail is a sister company of Plextek. Redtail's PTCRB-certified VAM-1 Vehicle Asset Management GPS product is now fully deployed in Europe and North America, offering a best in class total solution to fleet managers worldwide. To date the team has provided more than 5 million hardware units into the automotive aftermarket with an unmatched track record of quality, reliability and performance.
Telensa supplies a complete system for remote control and monitoring of outdoor lighting, or "telemanagement", called PLANet – Public Lighting Active Network. The system provides local authorities with the ability to control their energy usage and to optimise maintenance schedules.
Blighter is Plextek's brand name for our ground surveillance radar product. This is an innovative electronic-scanning radar that is actively being used around the globe for force protection, critical infra-structure security and border control. Blighter operates as a separate business unit within Plextek.
PneumaCare's lung function imaging devices are a revolutionary advancement in respiratory assessment that allow clinicians to rapidly identify pulmonary-related issues across a broader patient population, earlier in the patient-care lifecycle. Plextek was one of the early equity investors in PneumaCare and continues to provide them with electronics design services.