SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has sold The Omega Group assets to TriTech Software Systems, a leading provider of public safety software. TriTech intends to grow the acquired business as part of its public safety portfolio. The Omega Group is a leading provider of cloud-based and on-premise operational performance support software that integrates mapping, analytics, intelligence and mobile technologies for public safety agencies. Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed.
"This transaction is an element of our continuing program to tighten our corporate focus," said Steven W. Berglund, president and CEO of Trimble. "While public safety remains an attractive market, the capital required to achieve scale and growth in the market could be better employed by Trimble in other markets."
"The Omega Group's business is complementary to TriTech's solutions and supports the mission of our customers in officer and citizen safety," said Tony Eales, president and CEO, TriTech Software Systems. "It is a compelling addition to our product offering and key component of our public safety strategy."
The Omega Group has been reported as part of Trimble's Mobile Solutions segment. The divestiture will not have a material impact on either overall or segment financial results.
About TriTech Software Systems
TriTech revolutionized the public safety industry by becoming one of the first vendors to embed mapping technology into computer-aided dispatch software and to develop one of the most sophisticated recommendation algorithms.
Today, TriTech leads the way as the undisputed leader with software that covers every facet within the incident-response workflow, including 9-1-1, computer-aided dispatch, field-based reporting, records management, jail management, analytics and intelligence, patient care reporting, and ambulance billing software. Providing customers with unmatched satisfaction levels and delivering innovative solutions has made TriTech the most trusted partner in public safety software.
For more information, visit: http://www.tritech.com.
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location—including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, and mapping. In addition to utilizing positioning technologies, such as GPS, lasers and optics, Trimble solutions may include software content specific to the needs of the user. Wireless technologies are utilized to deliver the solution to the user and to ensure a tight coupling of the field and the back office. Founded in 1978, Trimble is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif.
For more information, visit: www.trimble.com.