ALPHARETTA, GA AND CARY, NC—June 15, 2010—KORE Telematics, the world's largest digital wireless services provider specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, and Connected Development, providers of comprehensive design, certification andconsulting services for wireless and M2M devices, announced theirpartnership today to provide outsourced engineering services to their customers and strategic partners. Both companies will be exhibiting at the Connected World conference, June 15-18 at the McCormick PlaceConvention Center in Chicago.
KORE and Connected Development will work together to accelerate and foster the adoption and product development of M2M solutions,including the certification and approval of devices through the KORE"One Stop" program. Connected Development will provide end-to-endconsultation and engineering services, leveraging the KORE network, to enable network testing in early development and prototype stages.
"We are very pleased to have been selected by KORE Telematics as a preferred provider of engineering services to its customer base," said Stefan Lindvall, president of Connected Development. "We look forward to helping KORE and its customers optimize the design of their applications with network requirements in mind, so they can launch more quickly, less expensively and with the highest probability of success."
As a result of the partnership, KORE customers will have access to expert hardware and software design and development, validation and certification services and manufacturing support when needed. Byengaging Connected Development early in the process, KORE customers increase the probability of successful commercialization of their solutions.
"By teaming with Connected Development, KORE is able to help our customers more effectively and quickly bring new products and services to market," said Alex Brisbourne, president and COO, KORE Telematics. "Combining the expertise at Connected Development with theKORE M2M network and value-added services empowers our customers to succeed in designing, developing, testing and launching new M2M services and applications."
About Connected Development
Led by a team of well-known and respected experts in wirelessand M2M, Connected Development provides the most comprehensive set of services on the market to bring your product from concept to reality quickly and painlessly. Further, their network of partners, spanning every aspect of the wireless community, let Connected Developmentposition your solution for success from the start. For more information,please visit www.connecteddev.com.
About KORE Telematics
KORE Telematics is the world's largest fully digital wireless network provider specializing exclusively on the rapidly-expandingmachine-to-machine (M2M) communications market. Companies in fields as diverse as security, utilities, health care and fleet management, as well as government agencies, are implementing M2M solutions to achieve productivity gains, cost management, environmental improvement and to expand customer services. Through its extensive network of application and hardware partners, KORE enables complete solutions for vehicle tracking, homeland security, automated metering and dozens of other M2Mapplications. KORE's long-term, direct agreements with Tier 1 wireless operator partners allow it to offer a range of technologies—includingGSM, HSPA, CDMA and EV-DO—that ensures the greatest possible reliability and coverage. For more information, please visit www.koretelematics.com.