AMETEK Abaco Systems and Rockford Xellerix announce Strategic Sales Partnership at IDEX 2023

Rockford Abaco partnership

Abu Dhabi – February 20, 2023 –AMETEK Abaco Systems and Rockford Xellerix announced a strategic sales partnership today at IDEX 2023. The partnership combines Rockford Xellerix’s extensive Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) customer base reach with Abaco’s 30 years of international commercial open architecture computing and rugged embedded electronics innovation.

The sales partnership focuses on commercial, as well as air, land and sea defense applications in United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Egypt, Algeria and Morocco.

“Rockford Xellerix is a great sales partner because of its best-in-class, in-house capabilities and leading commercial off the shelf (COTS) capabilities for commercial and defense operations in the GCC,” says Alan Hislop, division vice president of business development, sales and marketing for AMETEK Abaco Systems. “We share its goals to help these customers innovate, accelerate and succeed.”

The two companies are co-exhibiting at the conference, stand C5-007, in the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Sharing the theme, “Technology for Tomorrow’s GCC Tri-Services Today,” they are committed to the future security of GCC nations.

“The partnership will help GCC defense leaders prepare for tomorrow’s challenges today,” says Nauman Arshad, founder and CEO of Rockford Xellerix. “Abaco’s rich, open computing and electronics heritage and our sales contacts have combined to keep these nations ahead of future threats.”

About Rockford Xellerix

Rockford Xellerix is a leading provider of embedded systems, wire harness, and complete electronic architecture (EA) solutions for aerospace, defense and marine industries.

About Abaco Systems 

Abaco Systems is a global leader in commercial open architecture computing and rugged embedded electronics. With more than 30 years of experience in aerospace & defense, industrial, energy, medical, communications and other critical sectors, Abaco’s innovative solutions align with open standards to accelerate customer success.  

AMETEK, Inc. is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales over $6.0 billion. 

For more information, contact: 
Rich Mintz 
Global Marketing Director 
Abaco Systems | AMETEK