Securus, Inc. Wins Gold for Tracking in 2012 Value Chain Awards

Top Quote Securus' M2M-Enabling Partners RACO Wireless and Micron Electronics Recognized. End Quote
  • Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC (1888PressRelease) June 20, 2012 - At the Value Chain Awards presented at the 2012 Connected World Conference, Securus, Inc. received gold in the "Tracking" category for its groundbreaking work in the field of GPS safety and security, along with its M2M (Machine-to-Machine) partners RACO Wireless and Micron Electronics.

    "With great teams, almost anything is possible. Thank you, Micron and RACO, for being great partners and enabling us to design and deliver market-driven products," said Christopher D. Newton, President and CEO of Securus, Inc.

    Securus has developed GPS solutions to improve safety for young children, college students and family pets, and has recently launched eZoom to aid teenage drivers and eCare+Voice to help aging adults. Securus' GPS locators are also utilized by law enforcement officials and can be individualized to create custom tracking solutions.

    "We are happy to be a key partner with Securus in delivering award-winning solutions to the market," said John Horn, President of RACO Wireless. "The originality of their designs and quality of their solutions are contributing to their success and recognition. Congratulations to Securus!"

    According to Connected World magazine, the "Value Chain Awards honor the most successful corporate adopters of M2M technology and connected devices, as well as the solution providers that help make their technology adoption a success."

    "We are thrilled to be honored with this prestigious award," said Michael Xu, CEO of Micron Electronics, which shares the Value Chain Award for Tracking as the hardware enabler. "The award highlights our effort in developing the next generation of personal trackers and the success we have achieved in collaborations with our strategic partners like Securus."

    About Securus, Inc.:
    Securus, Inc. is focused on deploying mobile safety and security products and services to the market. Securus has developed a complete M2M (machine-to-machine) technology platform, enabling the Company and its market partners to deliver tailored hardware and software solutions. Securus' strategy is to partner with leading companies in each vertical market to ensure best-of-class solutions. Securus' products are designed for college students, individuals with special needs, senior citizens, pets, children and law enforcement. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Zoombak, Inc., general purpose and vehicle tracking GPS based locators are sold through national retail chains.

    Visit Securus at and learn more about Zoombak at

    Media Contact: Amanda Goldfarb: 866-989-7768 | media ( @ ) SecurusGPS dot com | www dot SecurusGPS dot com

    About RACO Wireless:
    RACO Wireless, a subsidiary of RACO Industries in Cincinnati, OH and a T-Mobile partner for 10 years, is a leading provider of wireless data solutions to the machine-to-machine industry specializing in delivering wireless data your way, with a data solution portfolio based on innovation, flexibility, and reliability.

    Media Contact: Jill Van Nostran, Calysto Communications: 1-877-701-2060 ext. 506 | 330-347-2386 mobile | jvannostran ( @ ) calysto dot com | www dot racowireless dot com

    About Micron Electronics:
    Micron Electronics LLC was formed in 2008 as a global supplier of M2M technology and products. Micron Electronics specializes in the research, designing, manufacturing, and marketing the next generation portable GPS tracking devices based on multiple technology platforms including GSM/ EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA and various 3G and LTE technologies. Micron strives to produce portable GPS positioning devices that combine the quality of industrial products and the appeal of trendy consumer products.

    Visit Micron at www.micron‐

    Media Contact: Leah Leakins: 888-538‐3489 | info ( @ ) simcom dot us

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