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Wireless Matrix Selects KORE Telematics for North American CDMA Connectivity

Posted by Alex Brisbourne on Jun 30, 2009
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Reston, VA.—June 30, 2009—KORE   Telematics, the world's largest digital wireless services provider   specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, today announced   that Wireless Matrix Corp., a leading provider of business-class   wireless data solutions for mobile and remote asset operations, has   selected the KORE Premier CDMA service to expand its applications across   North America.
 
  The KORE Premier CDMA service is delivered on the largest, most   reliable network in North America, with seamless support throughout the   U.S., Canada and Mexico. With faster network speeds, lower latency and   extensive coverage, the KORE Premier CDMA service is designed to support   application service providers requiring wireless IP data optimization.   The KORE Premier CDMA service provides streamlined CDMA device approvals   via KORE's One-Stop CDMA Device Approval Service, accelerating   time-to-market.
 
  "We selected KORE because they empower us to deliver   'best-of-breed' connectivity and flexible coverage options across the   U.S. and Canada," said J. Richard Carlson, president and CEO of Wireless   Matrix. "We are also extremely impressed with KORE's serviceoriented   culture and their innovative 'One-Stop' CDMA Device Approval Service,   which allowed us to get to market faster, with minimal impact on   internal resources than if we pursued the approvals on our own. KORE's   reliable network connectivity and highlyautomated device management   portal make KORE the ideal partner to help us grow our CDMA business."
 
  The Wireless Matrix customer base spans the service delivery   industry including utility and cable operators, as well as the rail   transport sector. Customers rely on Wireless Matrix to enhance the   efficiency and safety of their fleet operations, from optimizing routes   and automating preventive maintenance to reducing adverse driver   behavior.
 
  "Until recently, many M2M application providers have been   reluctant to develop CDMAbased solutions due to the realities of   extended and complex network certification and cost-effective network   access," said Alex Brisbourne, president and COO, KORE Telematics. "KORE   has invested significant resources to deliver CDMA advantages   topartners like Wireless Matrix, and we are proud to help them provide   the higher-value services that enable their customers to operate more   safely and efficiently. As the only M2M network provider to offer both   GSM and CDMA network connectivity from Tier- One carriers, all managed   by a single real-time portal – PRISM – KORE remains the innovation   pioneer in the rapidly expanding M2M market."


About Wireless Matrix
  Wireless Matrix provides enterprise-class wireless data solutions for   business-critical mobile and remote asset operations. The Corporation   delivers real-time data services across cellular, satellite and WiFi   networks; a variety of modems and hardware platforms; and transportation   applications that increase productivity and reduce operating expenses   with service fleet operations. Wireless Matrix is headquartered in   Reston, VA, and has offices in San Francisco, CA, and Burnaby, British   Columbia. For more information, visit www.wirelessmatrix.com.


About KORE Telematics
  KORE Telematics is the world's largest fully digital wireless   network provider wholly specializing in 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.