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.