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14 October 2010

Satel chooses u‑blox’ GSM technology for wireless security

Media Release

Thalwil, Switzerland and Gdansk, Poland – Jan. 13, 2010 – u‑blox, a leading fabless provider of embedded positioning and wireless communication solutions, is pleased to announce that its small-outline LEON GSM/GPRS modem has been designed into Satel’s GSM LT2 and GPRS-T3 wireless security modules. In the near future Satel intends to expand the use of LEON G-100 GSM/GPRS modem into several more devices.

Satel selected u‑blox’ wireless modem based on several stringent criteria. “After careful evaluation of the available GSM/GPRS modems, we selected the LEON solution based on its robust performance, compact size, and excellent technical support from u‑blox” said Tomasz Kaminski, Vice Director of Satel’s Purchasing Department. “Satel is known for its high quality and highly reliable security products, a reputation we are confident to maintain with u‑blox as our embedded GSM partner”.

Efficient and reliable messaging is essential for modern security systems. Satel provides a complete range of security solutions including devices intended for reliable transmission of alarm messages through a variety of available networks: GSM, PSTN telephone, ISDN, and Ethernet.

“We are very happy to have been selected by Satel as their wireless partner. With our fully certified LEON family of GSM/GPRS modem modules we are confident of high performance and reliable operation in Satel’s mission critical security applications” said Karsten Tietz, u‑blox VP Sales EMEA.