Numerex Augments its M2M Capabilities in Canada through Agreement with Rogers

    Collaboration expands range of choices for Numerex's Canadian customers

<p><location>ATLANTA</location>, <chron>Feb. 9</chron> /CNW/ -- Numerex Corp (Nasdaq:   NMRX), a leading single source provider of secure machine-to-machine (M2M) products and services, today announced that it has entered into a long-term agreement with Rogers Wireless, Canada's largest wireless provider and a subsidiary of Rogers Communications Inc., which will further enable the expansion of Numerex's M2M business in <location>Canada</location>.</p>
<p>The agreement will allow the provision of extended capabilities to current Numerex customers such as access to General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) and, potentially, High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA).</p>
<p>Numerex's GSM initiatives in <location>Canada</location> include high data rate transfers that are well adapted to the growing needs of the M2M customer.  Numerex believes that its proven application tools and industry expertise coupled with Rogers' state-of-the-art technology will contribute to a fast and successful M2M expansion throughout the country.</p>
<p>Fundamental to Numerex's emphasis on significantly reducing the complexity of an M2M product launch, Numerex DNA(TM) (Device, Network and Application) is quickly delivered through Numerex FAST(TM) (Foundation Application Software Technology), an Open Platform as a Service.  Numerex's customers serve the end-user market and utilize Numerex's offerings as the foundational components of their own solutions.</p>
<p>Relying on its extensive experience and expertise in developing applications in remote monitoring and asset tracking on behalf of its customers, Numerex expedites the identification of the appropriate technology, network, and device. It also accelerates the application development and implementation process as well as the customization of a solution to customer specifications, efficiently bringing M2M projects to life.</p>
<p>"Numerex's commitment to providing a seamless and efficient M2M communications footprint in <location>North America</location> is greatly enhanced by our agreement with Rogers," said Stratton Nicolaides, Numerex's Chairman and CEO.  "<location>Canada</location> is an important market for Numerex, and our partnership with Rogers ensures that we continue delivering quality one-stop shop services to our existing and future Canadian customers."</p>

    About Numerex
<p>Numerex Corp (Nasdaq:   NMRX) is the single source machine-to-machine (M2M) product and service provider to some of the world's largest organizations delivering the foundational components of device, network, and application, used by its customers in the development of their M2M solutions. Customers typically subscribe to Numerex network and application services that are delivered through its hosted platforms. The Company's offerings and expertise enable its customers to efficiently build reliable and secure solutions that are used to monitor and manage assets remotely whenever and wherever needed, while simplifying and speeding up development and deployment. Numerex DNA(TM) offerings include hardware Devices, Network services, and software Applications that are delivered through its Numerex FAST(TM) (Foundation Application Software Technology) platform. Numerex is the first M2M service provider in <location>North America</location> to carry the ISO 27001 information security certification. "Machines Trust Us®" represents the Company's focus on M2M data security, service reliability, and round-the-clock support of its customers' M2M solutions. For additional information, please visit <a href=""></a>.</p>
<p>Statements contained in this press release concerning Numerex that are not historical fact are "forward-looking" statements and involve important risks and uncertainties. Such risks and uncertainties, which are detailed in Numerex's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, could cause Numerex's results to differ materially from current expectations as expressed in this press release. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release, and Numerex assumes no duty to update forward-looking statements.</p>

    Numerex Corp. Contact:
    Alan Catherall
    770 485-2527

    Investor Relations Contact:
    Seth Potter
    646 277-1230


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