Ericsson adds to MCPTT portfolio
Ericsson has announced that it will be acquiring Genaker, a Barcelona-based company providing Mission Critical Push-to-talk technology.
Head of solution area communication services for Ericsson, Monica Zethzon, said: “We have worked with Genaker as a partner in mission critical applications for many years and we are now taking this step to further strengthen our end-to-end offering. We’re really excited that the Genaker team is joining us and that we can bring the value of their expertise to our customers.”
Miquel Teixidor, co-founder and chief executive officer of Genaker, said: “It is an honor that Genaker becomes the base of Ericsson’s global MC-PTT offering. Together we will leverage the best of the two companies, and we’re excited about this opportunity to offer customers around the world our next-generation MC-PTT solution.”
Genaker was founded in 2004 and employs around 30 people, all of whom will also transfer to Ericsson as part of the deal.
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