An agreement to extend Motorola’s support of the Sprint
iDEN network for three additional years has been announced in a press release presented on Business Wire. Sprint (NYSE: S) and the Motorola Solutions business of Motorola (NYSE: MOT) made this announcement, reflecting both companies’ commitment to iDEN technology as a best-in-class platform for push-to-talk (PTT) services, and formally extends Sprint and Motorola Solutions’ contractual iDEN relationship through 2013 and covers the supply of software and services.
“‘Motorola has been a proud partner with Sprint in delivering the industry’s best PTT service for more than 17 years,’ said Mike Fox, general manager, iDEN Products and Solutions, Motorola Solutions. ‘We’re pleased to continue partnering with Sprint to support their iDEN network through 2013, and we’re equally excited about the launch of additional iDEN devices for Sprint PTT customers.’”