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AT&T Introduces New Connection Kits for Emerging Device Developers

Monday, October 15, 2012

AT&T Introduces New Connection Kits for Emerging Device Developers09:30 EDT Monday, October 15, 2012Pre-Certified Module and Streamlined Integration Tools Speed Development Cycle and Time to Market for New Consumer and M2M SolutionsDALLAS, Oct.15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* today announced new AT&T Connection Kits for emerging device developers, featuring new models from Sierra Wireless, Telit Wireless Solutions, and ZTE.  The industry leading AT&T Connection Kit program provides the tools and environment necessary to streamline device development and optimize performance on the AT&T network.  Sierra WirelessTwo of the connection kits leverage the AirPrime SL8080 and SL8090 embedded wireless modules from Sierra Wireless.  These compact modules address both consumer and industrial applications. The AirPrime SL8090 is one of the smallest high-speed HSPA+ modules in the industry, featuring voice, antenna diversity, and GPS support.  Key features of the AirPrime SL8080 and SL8090 modules include: EDGE, HSDPA, HSPA+ connectivity GPS Antenna diversity Digital voice Compact form factor based on standard 25x30 mm LGA (Land Grid Array) Support for industrial requirements with extended temperature rangeTelit Wireless SolutionsThe Telit HE910 modules are compact, lightweight, low-power consumption and RoHS-compliant, with more than 10 GPIOs, optional diversity, voice and GNSS. The modules are ideal for global and regional applications requiring high-speed data and positioning, such as, surveillance and monitoring, global fleet and asset tracking, eHeath and mobile computing. The HE910 is suitable for a broad array of consumer electronic devices, including PDAs and tablet PCs for both business and personal life.Key features of the Telit HE910 module include: EDGE, HSDPA, HSPA+ connectivity GPS Digital voice Land Grid Array form factor Extended temperature rangeZTEThe ZTE connection kits, MF206A and MF212, offer low-power consumption and easy integration for both consumer and industrial applications. Key features of the MF206A and MF212 modules include: EDGE, HSDPA connectivity GPS Antenna diversity The new AT&T Connection Kits also include AT&T SIM cards, data capacity for testing, access to the AT&T Control Center powered by Jasper Wireless, and best practice guidelines to bring approved devices to market faster than ever before.  The AT&T Connection Kit with Sierra Wireless, Telit Wireless Solutions, and ZTE modules builds on the existing AT&T Connection Kit for Device Developer program available through the dedicated AT&T emerging devices web site(1).  To learn more about AT&T's Emerging Devices Organization or to see the additional Connection Kit options, please visit www.att.com/edo. For more information on AT&T, please visit www.att.com.*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.1 Early termination fees apply.About AT&TAT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates ? AT&T operating companies ? are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation's fastest mobile broadband network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile broadband and emerging 4G capabilities, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries.  It also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U-verse® and AT&T ?DIRECTV brands. The company's suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at http://www.att.com.  This AT&T news release and other announcements are available at http://www.att.com/newsroom and as part of an RSS feed at www.att.com/rss. Or follow our news on Twitter at @ATT. © 2012 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. Mobile broadband not available in all areas. AT&T, the AT&T logo and all other marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. SOURCE AT&T Inc.For further information: Natalie Young, AT&T, +1-404-986-1822, Natalie.young@att.com