ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SOTI SYNC Conference Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of video eyewear and smart glasses products in the consumer, enterprise and entertainment markets, is pleased to announce that the company will partner with SOTI, the world's leading provider of Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), to provide EMM solutions on Vuzix products.
Vuzix will showcase its M100 Smart Glasses at the SOTI Sync conference this week, Nov 2-4, at the Westin Harbour Castle Hotel and Conference Centre in Toronto, Canada. Lance Anderson, Vuzix Vice President of Enterprise Sales, will speak at the conference on November 3rd in the 'Enterprise IoT in Action' session. Lance's talk will highlight current and future enterprise M100 Smart Glasses use cases, and explain how the partnership with SOTI will enable organizations to roll-out large numbers of M100 Smart Glasses effectively and securely into production.
"We are excited to be working with SOTI, as the SOTI EMM technology will move many Vuzix M100 pilot programs from the backroom to large scale deployment. SOTI's MobiControl technology allows organizations to manage their M100 Smart Glasses and other mobile devices and connected peripherals, to administer the applications, and to secure the corporate data that is transmitted and collected," said Paul Travers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Vuzix. "With SOTI EMM, our enterprise customers will be able to leverage our wearable technology in a secure environment in order to maximize the productivity that the Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses enables. "
"SOTI continues to work with trailblazing partners like Vuzix, and we have seen wearable technology empower our customers to unlock untapped business potential," said Shash Anand, Vice President of Strategic Alliances at SOTI. "As advancements in wearable technology continue to revolutionize industries, including transportation and logistics, retail and healthcare, connected peripherals are being deployed at a rapid pace. SOTI's MobiControl technology is well poised to manage this mobile transformation."
SOTI's flagship product, MobiControl, allows enterprises to enable, optimize and secure their mobile environments across all platforms to support corporate-liable and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies. With SOTI MobiControl, organizations can securely manage mobile devices such as smart glasses, smartphones, tablets and purpose-built devices as well as other endpoints including PCs, laptops and peripherals, from a single management console.
About Vuzix Corporation
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets. The Company's products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and virtual and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 41 patents and 12 additional patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for the years 2005 to 2014 and several wireless technology innovation awards among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK and Tokyo, Japan.
About SOTI Inc.
SOTI is the world's most trusted provider of Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solutions, with more than 15,000 enterprise customers and millions of devices managed worldwide. SOTI's innovative portfolio of solutions and services provide the tools organizations need to truly mobilize their operations and optimize their mobility investments. SOTI's flagship product, MobiControl, allows enterprises to enable, optimize and secure their mobile workforce across all platforms to support corporate-liable and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies. SOTI extends secure mobility management to provide a total, flexible solution for comprehensive management and security of all mobile devices and connected peripherals deployed in an organization. For more information, visit www.soti.net.
Forward-Looking Statements Disclaimer
Certain statements contained in this news release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and applicable Canadian securities laws. Forward looking statements contained in this release relate to the M100 Smart Glasses, customer adoption and software products supporting the M100, the market success and technological advancements of the Vuzix products, among other things, and the Company's leadership in the Video Eyewear, VR and AR display industry. They are generally identified by words such as "believes," "may," "expects," "anticipates," "should" and similar expressions. Readers should not place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which are based upon the Company's beliefs and assumptions as of the date of this release. The Company's actual results could differ materially due to risk factors and other items described in more detail in the "Risk Factors" section of the Company's Annual Reports and MD&A filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and applicable Canadian securities regulators (copies of which may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov ). Subsequent events and developments may cause these forward-looking statements to change. The Company specifically disclaims any obligation or intention to update or revise these forward-looking statements as a result of changed events or circumstances that occur after the date of this release, except as required by applicable law.
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