Samil Power Joins Tigo's Industry Leading Smart Module Platform

Samil Power's Entire Inverter Line Now Compliant With Tigo's Smart Module Platform

LOS GATOS, Calif., January 28, 2015 /BusinessWire/ – Tigo Energy, the smart module market leader, today with Samil Power Ltd, a leader in the photovoltaic inverter market, announced that Samil’s inverter line has been successfully tested and approved for compliance with Tigo’s smart module platform. The announcement comes with a manufacturer’s letter declaring the compatibility of the products.

“We are excited to announce compliance of our inverter line with Tigo’s smart module platform, thereby giving our customers enhanced value from our product line,” said Justin Claxton, Samil Power’s VP of Europe and North America. “Our customers can now enjoy the full range of values from Module Level Power Electronics, while using our best-in-class string inverter range.”

Tigo Energy’s smart module platform is the industry’s leading open-architecture solution for solar PV module manufacturers and inverter manufacturers. Combined with technology partners like Samil Power, the solution is more flexible and scalable to meet the many different needs of installers globally. By joining the Smart Module platform Samil Power and Tigo certify that their products are compliant with one another and that each other’s warranties are valid as normal.

“We are excited to announce compliance with one of the leading inverters suppliers worldwide,” said Christian Carraro GM of EMEA for Tigo Energy. “Tigo’s customers will benefit from having another strong inverter partner certified within our platform. We’re excited to welcome Samil as a partner.”

Tigo Energy solutions are now successfully operating with over two thousand (2000) different types of inverters from over eighty (80) different suppliers. These inverters range from small residential to large utility, covering a global area including: Antarctica, Australia, Japan, China, South America, North America, Europe, Middle East and more. Tigo Energy is the clear leader in the smart module space, with the only solution that enables module manufacturers the flexibility to handle any number of different inverter architectures.