Wireless Matrix Corporation

Wireless Matrix Corporation

March 16, 2007 13:05 ET

Wireless Matrix Teams With Partner Software for Joint Solution Development

RESTON, VIRGINIA--(CCNMatthews - March 16, 2007) - Wireless Matrix Corporation (TSX:WRX) announced today that it has joined with Partner Software, Inc. to develop mobile workforce management solutions based on Partner's Map Integration Toolkit and Wireless Matrix's multi-mode and cellular-only mobile network infrastructure.

Wireless Matrix provides a unique multi-mode communication platform combining cellular and satellite networks to provide 100% coverage with its Mobile Base Station 2 (MBS2) product. Additionally, Wireless Matrix offers cellular only communication platforms and FleetOutlook, a mobile resource management application for improving fleet productivity and lowering operating expenses. FleetOutlook is a web based application integrated with all Wireless Matrix communication hardware products.

Partner's Map Viewer combines GIS, CAD, customer service, and engineering data sources into a seamless view that is fast, powerful, and easy to use. Designed specifically for utility mapping applications, it includes support for electrical connectivity tracing and switching, data selection, search, and automated updates. It can be used in the office or in the field, on desktop, laptop, and tablet PCs. The Map Integration Toolkit extends the Map Viewer with interfaces to dynamic data applications such as outage management, AMR, vehicle tracking, service orders, and field data collection.

The two companies have begun integration work and will be deploying the solution to a joint customer this summer.

Paul Reavis, President of Partner, said, "We are impressed by the power and flexibility of Wireless Matrix's product line. Our products have always focused on the user in the field, and having a network that is always available will greatly enhance mobile applications."

"Extending Partner Software with Wireless Matrix services will drive greater field workforce productivity, and represents a strong value proposition for the utility sector" said Michael Jakab, Wireless Matrix Vice President of Sales & Marketing. "Our systems integration efforts will streamline implementation and enable users to realize the benefits immediately."

About Wireless Matrix

Wireless Matrix provides enterprise-class wireless data solutions for business-critical mobile and remote asset operations. The company delivers real-time data services across cellular, satellite and WiFi networks; a variety of modems and hardware platforms; and transportation applications that increase productivity and reduce operating expenses with service fleet operations. Wireless Matrix is headquartered in Reston, Virginia, and has offices in Mountain View, California and Burnaby, British Columbia. For more information visit www.wrx-us.com.

About Partner Software, Inc.

Partner Software is an independent software development company located in Athens, Georgia. Partner is focused on the electric utility industry with a customer base of more than 90 utilities, providing power to more than 3.2 million consumers. For more information, contact Andrew Belvan, Vice President of Operations and New Business Development, at 800-964-1833, via email at abelvan@partnersoft.com, or on the web at www.partnersoft.com.

Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release may contain forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements.

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