Comtech provides location platform across all mobile networks for public safety services

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL), a world provider of secure and highly reliable wireless communication technology, has announced, that its Enterprise Technologies group, which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, will provide New Zealand´s Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) with a turnkey Location-Based Services (“LBS”) platform to support location requirements for Public Safety services, the company said.

This multi-million dollar deployment provides coverage to the country´s Emergency Caller Location Information (ECLI) service, enabling location determination for handsets across all New Zealand mobile networks.

Launched by MBIE in May 2017, the ECLI service provides emergency dispatch services with the probable location of a caller when dialing 111 from a mobile phone, enabling public safety agencies to respond quickly.

The Enterprise Technologies group of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. is a provider of precise device location, mapping and messaging solutions. Sold around the world to mobile network operators, government agencies, and Fortune 100 enterprises, our platforms locate, map, track and message. For more information, visit www.comtechenterprise.com.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions. The company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global commercial and government communications markets.