This site uses cookies, including those from third parties, in order to improve your experience and to provide services in line with your preferences. By closing this banner or by clicking on any of the links it is assumed that you consent to the use of cookies. To find out more about the IDS Privacy Policy, click on the link provided.


IDS and FTD Solutions sign an exclusive reseller agreement

Pisa-Italy, Singapore - November, 2012: Ingegneria Dei Sistemi S.p.A., a leading provider of electromagnetic solutions with a proven record in high-fidelity antenna design, has signed an exclusive contract with FTD solutions, a leading South East Asian distributor of EDA software.

In response to an increase of requests for highly efficient electromagnetic modeling tools, as of today FTD Solutions has begun to sell and provide technical support for ADF (Antenna Design Framework) which has been developed in IDS's Space Lab.

Mr. M. Bandinelli, Technical Director of the IDS Computational Electromagnetics Laboratory, "Our technology has been developed in cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA).
Antenna Design Framework, one of the IDS flagship products, integrates state of the art modeling tools together with working procedures thus making our software an essential working tool for advanced antenna system design.
We believe that the introduction of this core technology to SE Asian countries can contribute greatly to the development of antenna technology in the future. In partnership with FTD Solutions, Ingegneria Dei Sistemi S.p.A. will strive to contribute to the long-term success of our customers."

A statement from Aravindan Ramalingam, “We feel that with the antenna design market growing in SE Asian countries, this is the right time for us to partner with a leading antenna design framework company like IDS to distribute their products. Their technology is unique and addresses all the issues with respect to antenna design. We are happy to work with IDS.”

About FTD Solutions:

FTD Solutions is a leading technology solution provider in S E Asia and India since 1994. Our total solution includes Products, Training, Design services and Consultancy in high technology areas like Embedded, Semiconductor, MEMS and Nanotechnology. We provide a comprehensive suite of embedded, MEMS, EDA, Nanotech, Electronic Instrumentation and CAD solutions which address the market. We also provide complete services, consultancy and training solutions for IC design, embedded and MEMS .Which complement the product business by providing Value added development solutions and consultancy services in these areas.

FTD headquartered in Singapore and sales offices in Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines and operation in Thailand, Indonesia and India. We are professionally managed and have a series of eminent personalities from the technology industry.

About IDS

IDS is an independent systems engineering company which has been providing high technology services and integrated system solutions since 1980. Antenna Design Framework, one of IDS’s flagship products, is a software framework for electromagnetic antenna design and analysis (from stand-alone to S/C installed) with combined modeling methods and full engineering cycle support.
Modeling for special space problems: electric thrusters plasma plume effect at RF level, modeling of antennas mounted on re-entry vehicles (plasma sheet effect on RF) and launchers, RE/RS analysis with Oversized Cavity Theory.

IDS’s key customers are ESA-ESTEC, ESA-ESOC, ASI, Thales Alenia Space France, Thales Alenia Space Italy, TNO, SSTL, OHB, Carlo Gavazzi Space, Selex Galileo, SAAB - Ericsson Space, SAC - ISRO.

For more information, please visit

Media Contact:
Giancarlo Guida, ADF account manager
IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi S.p.A.
Rome Branch Office: Via Flaminia, 1068, 00189 Roma - Italy
Tel: +39 06 33217461
Mob: +39 347 8954708
Fax: +39 06 33217402
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

FTD Solutions,
Aravindan Ramalingam, Director
FTD Solutions Pte Ltd.
#159 Kampong Ampat
# 06-03 KA Place,
Singapore 368328
Tel: (+65) 6744 9789
Fax: (+65) 6846 1663
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.