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CalAmp Introduces the TTU-2840XTreme Trailer Tracking Unit Designed for Extreme Environments

97 Days ago

Dustproof, Waterproof, IP68-Rated Tracking Device Suitable for Assets Operating in Extreme Environmental Conditions

OXNARD, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 23, 2016) - CalAmp (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, today announced the TTU-2840XTreme™, a high value asset tracking device designed to operate in extreme environmental conditions. The device passed rigorous certification testing to the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) IP68 standard for ingress protection. The dustproof and waterproof TTU-2840XTreme is a rugged device ideal for tracking trailers, containers and other assets and recreational vehicles that are exposed to the elements.

The TTU-2840Xtreme includes an integrated rechargeable battery with an intelligent power management system that enables efficient battery charging while operating on vehicle power, as well as uninterrupted connectivity when detached and vehicle power is no longer available. The device employs the latest Boston-Power® SWING® 5300 high density lithium-ion cell that extends operating ranges between -40° to +70° C and charging temperature ranges between -20° to +60° C. The device incorporates GPS technology, supports options for various global cellular standards including LTE, GPRS, CDMA 1xRTT and HSPA, and is compatible with both 12- and 24-volt vehicle power systems. With superior patented internal antennas for both cellular and GPS, the TTU-2840XTreme is highly flexible and can be mounted virtually anywhere for simple, straightforward installations.

"The TTU-2840Xtreme delivers accurate tracking in the most unforgiving of environments," said Greg Gower, Senior Vice President and General Manager of CalAmp's MRM Products business. "With a compact, sealed form factor and state-of-the-art extended operating battery technology, this device is designed to provide superior performance and reliability under demanding operating conditions."

The TTU-2840XTreme employs CalAmp's industry leading on-board alert engine, PEG™ (Programmable Event Generator), which continuously monitors the vehicle environment and responds instantly to pre-defined threshold conditions such as time, date, motion, location, geo-zone and directly instrumented inputs. It also leverages CalAmp's proprietary PULS™ (Programming, Update, and Logistics System) over-the-air device provisioning and maintenance software platform, which is the industry benchmark solution for comprehensive, full lifecycle support.

To learn more and see a demonstration on the TTU-2840XTreme, visit booth #8.1B71 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona from February 22-25, 2016.

About CalAmp
CalAmp (NASDAQ: CAMP) is a proven leader in providing wireless communications solutions to a broad array of vertical market applications and customers. CalAmp's extensive portfolio of intelligent communications devices, robust and scalable cloud service platform, and targeted software applications streamline otherwise complex Machine-to-Machine (M2M) deployments. These solutions enable customers to optimize their operations by collecting, monitoring and efficiently reporting business critical data and desired intelligence from high-value mobile and remote assets. For more information, please visit www.calamp.com.

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