SOURCE: CalAmp Corp.

CalAmp Corp.

September 21, 2011 17:00 ET

CalAmp Awarded US Patent # 8,001,174 B2

CalAmp Recognized for Technology Innovation in Wireless Communications

OXNARD, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 21, 2011) - CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, has been awarded United States Patent # 8,001,174 B2 for techniques related to managing efficient and reliable data exchanges between a central processor and independent on board or remote mobile processors. The invention originated from R&D activities within CalAmp's Wireless Networks business.

"We are pleased that the US Patent and Trademark Office has recognized the value of CalAmp's invention with the award of this patent. This patent award is a testament to the quality of the technology innovation that takes place daily in the engineering design centers throughout our company, and the strong talent and expertise of the CalAmp scientists, engineers and technicians who make it happen," said CalAmp President and CEO Michael Burdiek.

At product development centers in California, Minnesota and Montreal, CalAmp designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of communications solutions involving various combinations of private and public (cellular infrastructure) networks, narrow-band and broad-band frequencies, in licensed and unlicensed radio spectrum. The company provides wireless communications technologies, products and services for fixed and mobile applications requiring the secure delivery of mission-critical data, voice and video.

CalAmp's two business segments are Wireless DataCom, which serves utility, governmental and enterprise customers, and Satellite, which focuses on the North American Direct Broadcast Satellite market. For more information, please visit www.calamp.com.

Contact Information

  • AT THE COMPANY:
    Garo Sarkissian
    VP Corporate Development
    (805) 987-9000