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ORBCOMM and Komatsu Sign Renewed Services Agreement

Rochelle Park, NJ, February 26, 2015 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that it has signed a multi-year services agreement with Komatsu to continue providing wireless data services for their heavy equipment telematics applications. The renewed agreement will build upon Komatsu’s long-time success with its KOMTRAX and VHMS on-board machine monitoring and communications systems, which utilize ORBCOMM’s global satellite network.

ORBCOMM Senior Management to Present at Raymond James 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

Rochelle Park, NJ, February 23, 2015 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that its senior management will be presenting at the 36th Annual Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida. ORBCOMM will be presenting on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 8:05 AM Eastern Time.

The audio portion of the presentation can be accessed at http://wsw.com/webcast/rj95/orbc.

ORBCOMM’S SkyWave Subsidiary Wins IOT Evolution Excellence Award

Rochelle Park, NJ - February 9, 2015 – SkyWave, an ORBCOMM (Nasdaq: ORBC) company, announced today that its SCADAconnect application has received the 2014 IoT Evolution Excellence Award from IoT Evolution Magazine, the leading publication covering the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) market. The award honors innovative products that support the availability of information being deduced, inferred and directly gathered from sensors, systems and anything else that is supporting better business and personal decisions.

M2M Connectivity Introduces the IDP 200 Series Packaged Satellite Modems from SkyWave, a Subsidiary of ORBCOMM

Melbourne, Australia - February 3, 2015 – M2M Connectivity introduces the new IDP 200 Series satellite modems developed by SkyWave Mobile Communications (SkyWave) in Australia and New Zealand. SkyWave, an ORBCOMM company, is a global provider of connectivity and hardware solutions including satellite, cellular and dual-mode as well as applications and professional services for mobile and fixed remote industrial tracking, monitoring, control, and management. M2M Connectivity will take advantage of SkyWave's packaged modems and reliable satellite connectivity using the IsatData Pro (IDP) service over inmarsat's global satellite constellation for a variety of industrial assets in remote locations including vehicles, heavy equipment and fixed assets used in oil and gas applications.

ORBCOMM Acquires INSYNC Software


Rochelle Park, NJ, January 20, 2015 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of InSync Software, Inc. (InSync), a premier provider of Internet of Things (IoT) enterprise solutions across a broad spectrum of vertical markets, applications and customers. Headquartered in San Jose, CA, InSync’s software powers global sensor-driven asset tracking and remote monitoring applications that allow end users, managed service providers and independent software vendors to increase asset visibility, improve operational efficiencies and reduce risk.

Compass Intelligence Announces Winners of the 2015 Mobility Awards, A-List in M2M, Green Technology and Customer & Digital Experience Awards

ORBCOMM Wins A List in M2M Award for M2M Satellite Provider of the Year

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA—INTERNATIONAL CES—January 7, 2015—Compass Intelligence, a global market research and consulting firm that redefines market intelligence and consulting, announced the recipients of the 2015 Compass Intelligence Awards at a press luncheon held today at the Las Vegas Convention Center and World Trade Center (LVCC) during the 2015 International CES® trade show in Las Vegas. The 2015 Compass Intelligence Awards were selected by 60+ industry-leading press, editors, and analysts who cover the mobile and wireless market. The Compass Intelligence Awards includes Mobility, A-List in M2M, Bamboo Mobile Green Technology, and Customer & Digital Experience Awards. The Awards recognize the best in mobile computing, wireless data communications, Internet of Things, green technology, digital & customer experience products and services offered in the market during the past year.

Werner Selects ORBCOMM's Cold Chain Monitoring Solution for Its Over-the-Road Trailers

Rochelle Park, NJ, January 13, 2015 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that Werner Enterprises, Inc. (Werner) selected ORBCOMM to provide an industry-leading tracking and monitoring solution for its over-the-road refrigerated trailers. Founded in 1956, Werner is a premier transportation and logistics company, providing services throughout North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia.

ORBCOMM Senior Management to Present at Needham 17th Annual Growth Conference

Rochelle Park, NJ, January 6, 2015 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that its senior management will be presenting at the 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference at the New York Palace Hotel in New York, New York. ORBCOMM will be presenting on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 4:10 PM Eastern Time. 

The audio portion of the presentation can be accessed at http://wsw.com/webcast/needham69/orbc.

ORBCOMM Completes Acquisition of SkyWave

Rochelle Park, NJ, January 5, 2015 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of SkyWave Mobile Communications (SkyWave), the largest M2M service provider on the Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) global L-band satellite network, on January 1. Based in Ottawa, Canada, SkyWave adds more than 250,000 subscribers, 400 channel partners, annualized revenues of over $60 million and Adjusted EBITDA of over $12 million.

The acquisition of SkyWave furthers ORBCOMM’s strategy to provide the most complete set of options and capabilities in the industry, while adding multiple synergies to strengthen its M2M solutions portfolio. With the addition of SkyWave, ORBCOMM now has one of the largest combined engineering teams in the M2M industry and gains significant economies of scale in operations and manufacturing. SkyWave’s robust distribution channels in South America, Asia and the Middle East, along with Inmarsat’s support, provide ORBCOMM with even broader global distribution. ORBCOMM gains access to new geographies in Eastern Europe and Asia while adding diverse vertical markets such as security and marine. The addition of SkyWave’s higher bandwidth, low-latency satellite products and services that leverage the IsatDataPro (IDP) technology, which is now jointly owned by ORBCOMM and Inmarsat, also further expands the breadth of ORBCOMM’s solutions portfolio.

Deloitte Announces 2014 Technology Fast 500™ Rankings

ORBCOMM Named One of the Fastest Growing North American Companies 

San Francisco, CA, November 13, 2014 — Deloitte today released the 2014 Technology Fast 500™, an annual ranking of the fastest growing North American companies in the technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and clean technology sectors. Awardees are selected for this honor based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2009 to 2013. For the nineteenth consecutive year, the software sector has been the most visible on this list, with over 230 companies being from this space alone.