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Locality From NetMotion Wireless Delivers Enterprise Cellular Network Performance Management

New Version Supports Android and Windows 8 Devices and Offers Enhanced LTE Network Management

SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/23/13 -- NetMotion Wireless, provider of software to secure, manage and optimize an organization's mobile deployments, today announced a new version of its Locality cellular network performance management software. The software now supports Android and Windows 8 devices and delivers advanced LTE network management. Locality allows you to effectively manage and monitor the networks you don't own and don't control: public cellular networks. It delivers the performance insights enterprises need to ensure their mobile deployments are more productive, competitive, and customer service-centered. Traditional network management tools aren't able to provide insight into cellular networks. Locality was developed specifically to meet this gap. The software provides detailed reports and analytics on device, application, modem, and cellular network operation to help organizations troubleshoot connectivity issues, increase productivity of their mobile workers, and make informed business decisions based on empirical data.

"Locality opens our customers' eyes to specific adjustments that will lead to better operational performance," said Bob Hunsberger, president and CEO of NetMotion Wireless. "This enhanced visibility helps teams quickly and confidently pinpoint problematic factors today and into the future as their deployments change and grow."

Enterprises invest heavily in mobile services and hardware to connect their mobile workers to mission-critical applications and information over public cellular networks. This is putting significant pressure on organizations to gain visibility into their deployments so they can protect investments and ensure the reliability and security of mobile technologies for employees. Locality fulfills this critical need by delivering real-time cellular deployment insight, and powerful reporting and management tools.

Locality helps IT teams ensure deployment performance by detailing how well mobile applications, technologies and networks are working. Connectivity issues can be addressed swiftly or avoided altogether. The latest version supports mobile devices running Android and Windows 8, and supports operation on LTE network technology, helping enterprises protect their latest, and oftentimes substantial, investments in next-generation mobility.

Installed on a mobile user's device, Locality gathers data about both the connection and the device. This data includes factors like signal quality, technology type (2G, 3G, 4G), location, user identification (who's logged on), what GPS device is being used, aircard information and application usage. This information is then presented to IT staff visually in maps and reports.

Learn how Amica Mutual Insurance acted on Locality's granular visibility and detailed reports to significantly reduce claims adjuster downtime in the field, track deployed devices, firmware and more.

To learn how your organization can quickly troubleshoot connectivity issues, compare carriers based on real-world performance data, and choose the devices and data networking cards that provide the highest productivity, contact NetMotion Wireless sales at (866) 262-7626.

About NetMotion Wireless
NetMotion Wireless develops software to manage, secure and optimize wireless data deployments for organizations with mobile field workers. The company's products address the unique challenges introduced by the use of wireless. Mobility XE, the market's most deployed mobile VPN, increases mobile worker productivity by keeping them connected as they move in and out of wireless coverage and roam between networks. And Locality, the first and only cellular network performance management software, provides the detailed device, network, modem and application information organizations need to maximize their wireless investments. More than 2,000 of the world's most respected enterprise, government, utility, healthcare, public safety, insurance and other organizations rely on NetMotion Wireless to improve their mobile productivity. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Visit www.netmotionwireless.com

NetMotion and NetMotion Mobility are registered trademarks of NetMotion Wireless, Inc. Mobility XE and Locality are trademarks of NetMotion Wireless, Inc. All other trade names, trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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