CalAmp Introduces High-Speed Wireless Broadband Data and Location Device for AT&T's Nationwide LTE Cellular Network
OXNARD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/16/13 -- CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today its new LMU-5000LTE wireless Linux router, a versatile 4G device capable of supporting user programmable applications and operating on the AT&T nationwide cellular LTE broadband network. The versatile LMU-5000LTE unit will provide location, routing, gateway and navigation capability, as well as support user applications, to meet a variety of fixed and mobile data communication needs.
CalAmp's adaptable LMU-5000LTE product offers users robust 4G wireless internet routing and cellular gateway functions with high speed throughput for data intensive applications. The unit features a high-speed, low-power processor and programmable Linux operating system along with a 3-axis accelerometer, power management sleep modes, and high sensitivity GPS tracking engine. A comprehensive set of interfaces -- Ethernet, Serial, USB and I/O -- support a wide range of advanced peripheral device connections, including laptops, USB dongles, mobile data terminals, RFID tags, point-of-sale terminals and more.
The LMU-5000LTE also employs CalAmp's pioneering Programmable Event Generator (PEG) and Programming, Update and Logistics System (PULS) technologies, the company's industry-leading on-board alert engine and over-the-air device management and maintenance application, respectively.
"The LMU-5000LTE product enables CalAmp's high value user programmable Linux platform to leverage the speed of AT&T's new 4G LTE network. Our customers' applications will now enjoy a wireless data communications pipe with the highest speed available," said Greg Gower, Senior Vice President and General Manager of CalAmp's Mobile Resource Management (MRM) business. "The reliable high speed connectivity, coupled with extensive embedded features and numerous physical interfaces, make this product ideal to meet a variety of fixed and mobile applications requiring high speed connectivity such as remote monitoring and control, industrial and energy remote asset management, enterprise fleet management, workforce automation and point-of-sale terminals."
CalAmp expects to begin volume shipments of the new LMU-5000LTE in mid-April.
CalAmp Corp. is a proven leader in providing wireless communications solutions to a broad array of vertical market applications and customers. CalAmp's extensive portfolio of intelligent communications devices, robust and scalable cloud service platform, and targeted software applications streamline otherwise complex machine-to-machine (M2M) deployments. These solutions enable customers to optimize their operations by collecting, monitoring and efficiently reporting business-critical data and desired intelligence from high-value remote assets. For more information, please visit www.calamp.com.
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