SOURCE: NetMotion Wireless

NetMotion Wireless

January 29, 2013 08:00 ET

NetMotion Wireless Continues to Widen Utility Market Lead

North American Utilities, Including Three of the Five Largest, Leverage Mobility XE to Deliver Superior Service to Nearly 100 Million Consumers

SEATTLE, WA and SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 29, 2013) - DistribuTECH Booth #2944 - NetMotion Wireless, provider of software to secure, manage and optimize an organization's mobile deployments, announced today at DistribuTECH that a number of major utility organizations in North America, including three of the five largest energy providers, rely on Mobility XE to securely connect mobile workers to mission-critical applications. Together, NetMotion Wireless and the company's 92 investor-owned, municipal and cooperative utility customers across the U.S and Canada keep service flowing to nearly 100 million electric, gas, waste and water service patrons.

"Mobility XE helps our field employees access vital databases and information whenever and wherever they are," said Sundaram Ananthakrishnan, Enterprise Portfolio Architect at Southern California Edison. "This allows our employees to have more reliable, near real-time data. This helps employees work and better serve our customers."

Southern California Edison serves more than 14 million customers in 180 cities in central, coastal and Southern California. The energy provider's more than 50,000 square mile service territory includes more than 285,000 businesses.

Mobility XE is client/server software specifically built for wireless environments. It helps utility employees maintain and secure their data connections as they move in and out of wireless coverage areas and roam between networks. For the utilities NetMotion Wireless serves, Mobility XE delivers a persistent mobile data connection for field workers as they traverse service territories and require quick, uninterrupted access to operations systems, customer information and other applications from the computers in their fleet vehicles.

"We understand that a failure to connect can be detrimental to customer support initiatives and employee morale," said Bob Hunsberger, CEO, NetMotion Wireless. "Our advanced mobile VPN technology works hard to keep connections strong and reliable. NetMotion Wireless' market leadership is a testament to the critical role Mobility XE plays in today's competitive field service organizations where efficiency and customer service are paramount."

Mobility XE prevents workers, such as those at Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO), from having to reconnect with their VPN, re-start applications or spend time opening help desk tickets. Watch the SMECO video case study online to learn how the organization's mobile workforce uses Mobility XE to serve its 150,000 customers.

To learn how Mobility XE can provide the security and centralized control your organization needs to effectively monitor and manage mobile deployments of any size, contact sales at (866) 262-7626.

About NetMotion Wireless
NetMotion Wireless develops software to manage, secure and optimize wireless data deployments for organizations with mobile field workers. The company's products address the unique challenges introduced by the use of wireless. Mobility XE, the market's most deployed mobile VPN, increases mobile worker productivity by keeping them connected as they move in and out of wireless coverage and roam between networks. And Locality, the first and only cellular network performance management software, provides the detailed device, network and application information organizations need to maximize their wireless investments. More than 2,000 of the world's most respected enterprise, government, utility, healthcare, public safety, insurance and other organizations rely on NetMotion Wireless to improve their mobile productivity. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Visit www.netmotionwireless.com

NetMotion and NetMotion Mobility are registered trademarks of NetMotion Wireless, Inc. Mobility XE and Locality are trademarks of NetMotion Wireless, Inc. All other trade names, trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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