Leading Canadian Mobile Resource and Fleet Management Provider Selects KORE to Provide Network for European Expansion of Cellular Machine-to-Machine Services
TORONTO—October 19, 2010—KORE Telematics, the world's largest digital wireless services provider specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, has announced that Geotab, Inc. ("GEOTAB"), a leading developer of mobile resource and fleet management solutions, has selected the KORE network for large-scale expansions worldwide. KORE provides ubiquitous, non-roaming wireless coverage seamlessly across Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia as a founding member of the m2mGlobal Alliance.
KORE Telematics provides reliable and cost-effective M2M network coverage for GEOTAB's fleet management products and services. With an expanding client base worldwide, GEOTAB must carefully choose network partners that can meet its unique and evolving business needs. Quite simply, KORE network services deliver the same high level of quality that GEOTAB promises to its customer base. With KORE Telematics, GEOTAB has been able to successfully implement and standardize its operational processes to achieve its expansion goals.
"KORE Telematics has access to reliable network coverage in more than 220 countries and truly offers worldwide services," said Neil Cawse, CEO of GEOTAB. "We have been able to capitalize on a number of high-value opportunities that would not have been possible without the roaming capable, well-managed connectivity that KORE provides."
"KORE revolutionized the overseas delivery of M2M services in 2008 when we co-founded the m2mGlobal Alliance to deliver 'native,' roam-free M2M network coverage on the leading carrier networks worldwide," said Alex Brisbourne, president and COO for KORE Telematics. "Geotab is a perfect example of the partners we had in mind when we launched the alliance. We recognized early on that in order to grow sustainably in new markets, companies must have access to the same network support, management platforms and cost advantages that they experience in their domestic base. We are proud to be the network of choice for GEOTAB as it pushes its applications to new markets across the globe."
Geotab, Inc. was founded in 2000, and is at the forefront of fleet and resource management technology. The company is established in more than 50 countries and is the resource management system of choice by leading local and international companies. GEOTAB offers software that is easy to use, scalable (from large to small fleets), has excellent map flexibility and can include all data transfer options in one fleet. The focus in state-of-the-art software will always be a GEOTAB trademark. For more information, please visit www.geotab.com
About KORE Telematics
KORE Telematics is the world's largest fully digital wireless network provider specializing exclusively on the rapidly-expanding machine-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 M2M applications. KORE's long-term, direct agreements with Tier 1 wireless operator partners allow it to offer a range of technologies—including GSM, HSPA, CDMA and EV-DO—that ensures the greatest possible reliability and coverage. For more information, please visit www.koretelematics.com.