Webtech Wireless Inc.

Webtech Wireless Inc.

November 02, 2012 06:00 ET

Webtech Wireless Announces Android Support for Quadrant Manager

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 2, 2012) - Webtech Wireless Inc. (TSX:WEW), a leading provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology, today announces the immediate availability of Quadrant Manager 9.7 with support for Android smart phones and tablets. Building on the success of earlier iPhone and iPad releases, Quadrant Manager 9.7 provides the same optimized mobile-user experience to customers using Android phones and tablets.

The award-winning Quadrant Manager solution also includes the following new features to help customers maximize their fleet operations using Webtech Wireless location-based services:

  • Google traffic and weather data, available as map layers, uses color coding for traffic and icons, and includes extended forecasts for the weather information.
  • We are extending our Oil and Gas solutions by offering latest road, well site, pipeline, and legal subdivision (LSD) data in Alberta as new layers on Google maps to ease the work of dispatch teams and drivers and to benefit from the Satellite view available with Google maps.
  • We continue to invest in unique temperature monitoring capabilities. Quadrant 9.7 allows precise user control of temperature thresholds and alerts, both inside and outside of geofences, protecting valuable temperature sensitive loads.
  • Other features provide improved driver and asset management, especially for larger fleets, yard arrival and departure, and enhanced reporting to make it easier for fleet managers to maximize the time vehicles and drivers are operating for customers.

"We have accelerated our development efforts and reduced our time to market with new mobile products and enhancements over the last eighteen months. This is the third major release of Quadrant Manager for our commercial and government clients in 2012," said Scott Edmonds, President and CEO of Webtech Wireless.

About Webtech Wireless®

Webtech Wireless Inc. (TSX:WEW) is a provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology. It develops, manufactures and supports end-to-end wireless solutions that improve the productivity, profitability, environmental compliance and safety of vehicle fleets. Its comprehensive suite of products and services include: automatic vehicle location (AVL), mapping, vehicle diagnostics, CO2 reporting, navigation, messaging, and mobile resource management. The Company serves customers of all sizes in the transport, government, service, insurance and OEM markets in over forty-one countries, including Fortune 500 companies. Specialized products include: Quadrant® commercial fleet solutions, InterFleet® solutions for government, and NextBus® real-time passenger information services for transit fleets. For more information, please visit webtechwireless.com or contact:

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