Profile: CalAmp Corp (CAMP.OQ)
21 Oct 2016
CalAmp Corp. (CalAmp), incorporated on September 8, 1987, is a provider of wireless communications solutions for a range of applications to customers globally. The Company operates through two business segments: Wireless DataCom and Satellite. The Company has facilities in various locations, including Carlsbad, California; Torrance, California; Herndon, Virginia; Waseca, Minnesota; Eden Prairie, Minnesota, and Auckland, New Zealand.
The Company's Wireless DataCom segment offers solutions for mobile resource management (MRM) applications, the machine-to-machine (M2M) communications space and other markets that require connectivity anytime and anywhere. The Company's MRM and M2M solutions collect, monitor and report data and intelligence from remote and mobile assets. It delivers products, software services and solutions for energy, government, transportation and automotive vertical markets. The Company's portfolio of wireless communications products includes asset tracking devices, mobile telemetry units, fixed and mobile wireless gateways, and multi-mode wireless routers. These wireless networking elements underpin a range of both CalAmp and third-party solutions around the world. In addition to its device portfolio, the Company offers cloud-based telematics platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and focused software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications. The Company's cloud-based service enablement and telematics platforms facilitate integration of its own applications, as well as those of third-parties, through application programming interfaces (APIs).
The Company competes with Danlaw, Freewave, General Electric, GenX, Geotab, Meteorcomm, Mobile Devices, Sierra Wireless, Spireon, Telogis, Xirgo and Zonar Systems.
The Company's Satellite segment develops, manufactures and sells direct-broadcast satellite (DBS) outdoor customer premise equipment and whole home video networking devices enabling the delivery of digital and high definition satellite television services. Its satellite products are sold primarily to EchoStar, an affiliate of Dish Network, for incorporation into complete subscription satellite television systems.
The Company competes with Global Invacom, Microelectronics Technology, Sharp and Wistron NeWeb Corporation.
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