CalAmp Signs Agreement With Caterpillar to Supply M2M Wireless Communications Solution for Global Assets

Tue Feb 5, 2013 9:00am EST

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  OXNARD, CA, Feb 05 (Marketwire) -- 
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products,
services and solutions, has entered into a development agreement with
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) to provide the world's leading heavy
equipment manufacturer with ruggedized wireless routers that will enable
vital data communications for equipment deployed around the globe.

    Under the agreement, CalAmp is providing a customized version of its
powerful Vanguard mobile wireless broadband router for multi-carrier
operation on both CDMA and GSM networks around the world, as well as a
satellite communication version of Vanguard for connecting with
Caterpillar equipment deployed in remote locations without cellular

    "Robust and reliable, Vanguard offers ubiquitous operation and carrier
network redundancy, as well as broad versatility for connecting both
remote fixed and mobile assets to enterprise applications," said Mike
Zachan, Vice President and General Manager of CalAmp's Wireless Networks
business. "We are looking forward to helping Caterpillar realize its
broad objectives for enhanced services and product innovation."

    About CalAmp
 CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP) is a proven leader in providing
wireless communications solutions to a broad array of vertical market
applications and customers. CalAmp's extensive portfolio of intelligent
communications devices, robust and scalable cloud service platform, and
targeted software applications streamline otherwise complex
machine-to-machine (M2M) deployments. These solutions enable customers to
optimize their operations by collecting, monitoring and efficiently
reporting business critical data and desired intelligence from high-value
remote assets. For more information, please visit 


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