Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), the leader in mobile communications for the transportation industry, today announced the commercial availability of new hosting solutions for its T2 Untethered TrailerTRACS asset management solution. Customers can now either directly integrate with the T2 Untethered TrailerTRACS solution using AS/400 dispatch systems, or can operate the system through a Qualcomm-hosted, Web-based version.
“Qualcomm is dedicated to providing solutions that improve efficiency, visibility and security for our customers,” said Norm Ellis, general manager and vice president of transportation and logistics, Qualcomm Wireless Business Solutions. “The availability of a complete end-to-end untethered trailer tracking solution will allow them to fully integrate their dispatch software and immediately reap the benefits of a proven asset management system.”
Both options for the T2 system will provide customers with an expansive and scalable solution that is designed to meet their trailer tracking needs now and well into the future. Key T2 support features include:
• Position and events monitoring (loaded/unloaded, connected/disconnected, door open/close, geofence break)
• Configurable trailer parameters, including reporting frequency
• Configurable geofences and alerts
• Setting up trailers, landmarks and users
• Position and event history
• Landmark proximity queries
• Reports on trailer status, event history and battery status
• Mapping of positions, geofences and event locations (Web only)
• Application programming interfaces for third-party application integration (AS/400 dispatch system only)
Since 1989, Qualcomm has provided its tethered tracking system to more than 35,000 trailers within the NAFTA region. TrailerTRACS provides trailer ID, drop-and-hook notification, location, status and information when connected to an OmniTRACS® mobile communications solution equipped tractor. The untethered trailer tracking system offers these same features plus a variety of other options, including door and cargo sensor, geofencing, over-the-air update capabilities, multiple delivery solutions to Web and AS400 platforms, and visibility of assets and loads whether or not a trailer is connected to a tractor.
Qualcomm is the industry’s global leader in providing high-value wireless data solutions with Network Operations Centers that process more than nine million transactions each day. Qualcomm has shipped more than 567,000 Qualcomm mobile systems to businesses in 39 countries on four continents.
Qualcomm Incorporated (www.qualcomm.com) is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on the Company’s CDMA digital technology. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2004 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.
Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the extent and speed to which TrailerTRACS products are deployed, change in economic conditions of the various markets the Company serves, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in the Company’s SEC reports, including the report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 26, 2004, and most recent Form 10-Q.