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Press Release

Pentair Joins Panduit Technology Ecosystem Partner Program

September 3, 2013, Tinley Park, IL

Panduit Corp., a global leader in Unified Physical InfrastructureSM (UPI)-based solutions, announces that Pentair Equipment Protection is now a Panduit Technology Ecosystem Partner (TEP). This unique relationship leverages technology leadership and innovation to provide validated, interoperable product sets to our mutual customers. Pentair’s Hoffman® brand offers best-in-class equipment protection solutions that work with Panduit infrastructure management for reliable industrial automation networks and control systems.

“We have been working closely with Pentair for some time now and are excited to have them as a Technology Ecosystem Partner,” said Tom Boucher, Director of Global Strategic Alliances, Panduit Corp. “These specific Hoffman and Panduit product sets go through an extensive testing and verification process so customers can be assured of their interoperability.”

The combined product sets help end users prepare for next generation requirements, including the convergence of IT and manufacturing networks. Hoffman’s equipment protection solutions and complementary Panduit infrastructure management provide:

  • Noise mitigation
  • Space optimization
  • Environmental protection
  • Security and safety

“We are excited about the Technology Ecosystem Partnership with Panduit,” said Anna Reszetylo, Vice President of Global Marketing, Pentair Equipment Protection. “By offering interoperable Hoffman and Panduit product sets, we are providing greater value, speed and efficiency to our mutual customers. This is yet another example of our commitment to delighting customers with innovative solutions to their day-to-day challenges.”

About Panduit
Panduit is a world-class developer and provider of leading-edge solutions that connect, manage and automate the physical infrastructure. Panduit Unified Physical InfrastructureSM (UPI)-based solutions help customers integrate core business systems for a smarter, unified business foundation. Our robust partner ecosystem, global staff, and unmatched service and support make Panduit a valuable and trusted partner.

About Pentair Equipment Protection
Pentair’s Equipment Protection business is a leading provider of worldwide product and service solutions for enclosing, protecting and cooling electrical and electronic systems. Its industry-leading brands—Hoffman®, Schroff®, McLean®—provide a broad variety of standard, modified and engineered solutions to the commercial, communications, energy, general electronics, industrial, infrastructure, medical and security and defense markets. For more information, visit

About Pentair Ltd. 
Pentair Ltd. ( delivers industry-leading products, services and solutions for its customers’ diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermal management and equipment protection. With pro forma revenues of approximately $8 billion, Pentair employs more than 30,000 people worldwide.