KORE Honored in Third Annual M2M Evolution Product of the Year Awards

KORE Global Connect™ Recognized by TMC as a Leading Advancement in Machine-to-Machine Technology

ALPHARETTA, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KORE, the world’s largest wireless services provider specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, today announced that KORE Global Connect received the M2M Evolution Product of the Year Award for 2011.

The M2M Evolution Product of the Year Awards, sponsored by TMC, recognized the best M2M technology products brought to market in 2011. The awards encompass the systems and solutions that deliver on the promise of gathering information regardless of proximity and recognize companies that are making significant advancements within the industry.

KORE Global Connect, which integrates wireless and satellite M2M connectivity across the globe, provides real-time network visibility and management for all M2M devices connected to the KORE network. With KORE Global Connect, customers have advanced device management and billing capabilities using the KORE business management platform, PRiSMPro.

“The third annual M2M Evolution Product of the Year Awards recognize those companies and products that are helping to revolutionize and promote growth within machine-to-machine communications,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO and group editor-in-chief, TMC. “We are glad to recognize KORE Global Connect for its ability to connect global devices across both cellular and satellite networks.”

“KORE is honored to be included in this year’s Product of the Year Awards alongside some of the world’s most innovative M2M solutions,” said Alex Brisbourne, president and COO, KORE. “Organizations are demanding cost-effective global connectivity with simplified billing and management for devices that travel across continents and oceans. KORE continues to meet the business needs of its global and domestic customers with product and pricing innovations that raise the bar for M2M network connectivity.”

About KORE Global Connect™

KORE, in partnership with leading multi-national cellular and satellite carrier partners, offers KORE Global Connect. Featuring GSM-based, cellular M2M communications services available in more than 180 countries throughout the world and low-Earth satellite services enabling 100 percent global coverage, KORE offers an unparalleled network coverage footprint. Unlike other providers who rely upon complex, limiting and often expensive international roaming agreements to provide similar services, KORE provides Tier 1, in-country network connectivity for the highest availability and streamlined billing.

About KORE

KORE is the world’s largest wireless network provider specializing exclusively on the rapidly expanding global machine-to-machine (M2M) communications market. Providing unified control and management for cellular and satellite network service delivery in more than 180 countries worldwide, KORE empowers its application, hardware and wireless operator partners to efficiently deliver M2M solutions for connected devices across the globe. M2M applications in industries as diverse as healthcare, utilities, enterprise IT, transaction processing and fleet management rely on the KORE network to deliver operational efficiencies and cost-savings. KORE offers a range of technologies — including GSM, HSPA, CDMA and EV-DO, as well as satellite services — that ensure the greatest possible reliability and coverage. For more information, please visit www.koretelematics.com.

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