August 29, 2012 (Sydney): NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) today announced a strategic partnership with Novotech Technologies, a leading global distributor of machine-to-machine (M2M) products, services and solutions, to deliver a range of M2M and wireless broadband products to value added resellers; system integrators and business customers in North America.
This agreement strategically positions the company's diverse portfolio of M2M and wireless broadband products in the region which recorded annual M2M growth rates of approximately 26 per cent to reach 27 million subscribers at the end of 2011.
"Facilitating partnerships with leading distributors is fundamental to our global diversification strategy which centres on delivering advanced wireless M2M technologies to diverse markets. Our partnership with Novotech represents a significant development for customers seeking to increase business efficiency and reduce costs through advanced telemetry, asset tracking, monitoring and control," said David Stewart, CEO & Managing Director, NetComm Wireless.
"NetComm Wireless' innovative wireless products are a welcome addition to our industry-leading M2M portfolio and we look forward to combining our strengths to deliver tangible M2M solutions to customers, dealers, system integrators and carriers, " said Richard Hobbs, President, Novotech Technologies.
Enquiries to: Stephanie Wilson, NetComm Wireless Communications Manager
Phone: +61 2 9424 2045 or email: [email protected]
About NetComm Wireless
NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) is a leading developer of innovative broadband products sold globally to major telecommunications carriers, core network providers and system integrators. For 30 years NetComm has developed a portfolio of world first data communication products, and is a respected global provider of 3G and 4G wireless devices servicing the major telecommunications carrier, Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Rural Broadband markets. NetComm’s products are designed to meet the growing needs of today’s data-intensive home, business and industrial broadband applications and customized to optimize performance in line with global network advancements. Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, NetComm has offices in New Zealand, North America and the Middle East. For more information about NetComm visit: www.netcommwireless.com
NetComm Wireless is an associate member of the Rural Cellular Association (RCA), the leading association for competitive wireless providers serving all areas of the United States.
Novotech Technologies is a leading value-added distributor of machine-to-machine (M2M) products, services and solutions. To provide the most comprehensive portfolio of M2M solutions – wireless, cellular and GPS – Novotech is aligned with the world’s top manufacturers of M2M technologies. Established in 2001, Novotech is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, with offices throughout Canada, the United States and Latin America.
Web: www.novotech.com Twitter: @NovotechM2M