Serves as Company’s hub for software application development and customer care supporting its comprehensive IoT solution portfolio
Rochelle Park, NJ, and Hyderabad, India, March 22, 2017 - ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, announced today that it has moved its India operations to a new technology center of excellence for software application development and Tier One customer care in Hyderabad, India. ORBCOMM will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony performed by Mr. K.T. Ramarao, Cabinet Minister for IT of the state of Telangana, Mr. Jayesh Ranjan, IT Secretary of the state of Telangana, and Mr. Craig Malone, ORBCOMM’s Executive Vice President of Product Development, to mark the official opening of its new office today at 10:45 am IST.
ORBCOMM’s Hyderabad office is the company’s largest software development site and houses web and mobile application developers and customer service representatives, who are part of the company’s global team of technical experts focused on the delivery of its IoT products, services and solutions. In addition to supporting ORBCOMM’s continued technological innovation, the office will supplement the company’s North America-based customer care team, which provides 24x7 customer service throughout the full solution delivery lifecycle for over 1.72 million end-user IoT devices on its global satellite and cellular networks.
“We opened our new state-of-the-art facility in Hyderabad, India to accommodate the continued growth and expansion of ORBCOMM’s business in the global industrial IoT market,” said Craig Malone, ORBCOMM’s Executive Vice President of Product Development. “This office will serve as ORBCOMM’s center of excellence for software development and customer care to support our broad portfolio of IoT solutions and deliver the highest level of service to our global customers. We also look forward to collaborating with local technology partners and integrators to deliver ORBCOMM’s advanced technology solutions to government and commercial customers throughout India.”
For more information about ORBCOMM’s ribbon-cutting ceremony, please contact Latha Sirigiri, ORBCOMM’s Director of Human Resources, for the Hyderabad, India, office, at +91 (40) 40021258 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About ORBCOMM Inc.
ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC) is a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) 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 1.72 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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