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Webtech Wireless Announces 3G WT7000H and WT7000H+ Locators
Friday, October 05, 2012
Webtech Wireless Announces 3G WT7000H and WT7000H+ Locators06:00 EDT Friday, October 05, 2012VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 5, 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 their next generation award winning WT7000 locators with 3G connectivity. Webtech Wireless is one of the first GPS/AVL solution vendors in North America to offer 3G telematics capabilities that are fully certified and approved by major carriers in both Canada and the US."By partnering with a variety of leading global suppliers in the development of our new WT7000H and WT7000H+, we were able to speed our time to market with our next generation products," says Gary Zywiecki, VP Engineering, adding, "We were also able to reduce our certification time by taking advantage of the recent expansions in our telematics systems lab, allowing us to receive certifications in record time while further increasing the reliability of our systems.""When Webtech Wireless first introduced telematics to the world, GPRS/2G technology was the emerging standard and we adopted it well before it was available in North America. Today, our mobility partners have been encouraging all vendors to move their M2M devices, particularly telematics, to their 3G networks. By being one of the first vendors to certify 3G locator devices on the largest mobility networks in both Canada and the US, we are not only demonstrating our continued innovation and leadership, but also future proofing our products for customers over the long term," said Scott Edmonds, President and CEO.The WT7000H and WT7000H+ are among the most advanced telematics devices available to the commercial and government markets. Boasting a wide variety of input sources and configuration options, these devices support a large variety of solution sets, including integration with the Webtech Wireless award winning MDT3100 In-Cab solution to offer fully automated Electronic On Board Recorder solutions to the trucking industry.Both the WT7000H and the WT7000H+ are available for immediate delivery. 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 www.webtechwireless.com.All amounts in Canadian dollars (CAD$) unless otherwise noted. Trademarks are the property of their owners.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Andrew MordenInvestor RelationsChief Financial Officer+1 firstname.lastname@example.orgORDavid GreerPress and MediaVice President Marketing+1 email@example.comThe Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.