Panel presentation focuses on emerging opportunities for satellite technology to support connected devices across the M2M and IoT value chain
Rochelle Park, NJ, March 7, 2016 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that Christian Allred, ORBCOMM’s Senior Vice President and General Manager of Enterprise Solutions, is presenting at Satellite 2016 on Tuesday, March 8 at the Gaylord National Convention Center National Harbor, MD. Mr. Allred will be participating in a panel discussion titled, “Satellite, M2M and the Internet of Things.” Satellite 2016 is the premier event in satellite communications for more than 13,000 satellite end-users from over 100 countries representing the entire ecosystem of the satellite community including broadcast, military and government, enterprise, telecommunications, mobility, maritime, commercial and more.
Following are details for the event:
Conference: March 7-10, 2016
Panel Discussion: “Satellite, M2M and the Internet of Things” on Tuesday, March 8 from 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM ET in Baltimore 1-2 Conference Room
Gaylord National Convention Center in National Harbor, MD
About the Speaker:
Mr. Allred is ORBCOMM’s Senior Vice President and General Manager of Enterprise Solutions. He has 20 years of experience in managing global sales and marketing teams for companies within the M2M and IoT industries and building sales distribution channels primarily throughout Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Currently, he is responsible for growing ORBCOMM’s solutions business globally across a wide range of vertical markets as well as managing its regulatory and licensing efforts.
About ORBCOMM Inc.
ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC) is a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication solutions and the only commercial satellite network dedicated to M2M. ORBCOMM’s unique combination of global satellite, cellular and dual-mode network connectivity, hardware, web reporting applications and software is the M2M industry’s most complete service offering. Our solutions are designed to remotely track, monitor, and control fixed and mobile assets in core vertical markets including transportation & distribution, heavy equipment, industrial fixed assets, oil & gas, maritime, mining and government.
With nearly 20 years of innovation and expertise in M2M, ORBCOMM has more than 1.3 million subscribers with a diverse customer base including premier OEMs such as Caterpillar Inc., Doosan Infracore America, Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd., John Deere, Komatsu Ltd., and Volvo Construction Equipment, as well as end-to-end solutions customers such as C&S Wholesale, Canadian National Railways, CR England, Hub Group, KLLM Transport Services, Marten Transport, Swift Transportation, Target, Tropicana, Tyson Foods, Walmart and Werner Enterprises. For more information, visit www.orbcomm.com.
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