May 30, 2016
Innovation partnership to drive advanced technology solutions
Singapore - 31 May 2016 - Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited (ST Electronics) and Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) will sign today a Memorandum of Understanding to co-create innovative technologies for advanced secured communications in public safety, national security and enterprise sectors.
ST Electronics brings to the partnership extensive experience in the design and implementation of large-scale, mission-critical solutions as well as cutting-edge cyber security expertise. Motorola Solutions has over 80 years of global experience and deep domain expertise in mobilising mission-critical intelligence for the public safety and enterprise markets.
The primary focus of the partnership is to help government and enterprise organisations reach new levels of security and productivity through smarter and more secure technologies. This can range from increasing situational awareness and efficiency among first responders in the field to providing essential information to enable enterprises to make speedy and accurate business-critical decisions.
The collaboration will accelerate the development of specialised technologies for high security mission-critical broadband, cyber-security solutions and purpose-built applications, all of which will be made commercially available in each company’s solution portfolio.
In particular, the companies plan to collaborate on key innovation areas including:
- Applications utilising Motorola Solutions’ Convergence Suite environment of WAVE interoperability and Intelligent Middleware solutions which seamlessly link critical communications users across networks, regardless of the type of device they carry.
- Security solutions to protect the integrity of sensitive communications, shield operational intelligence and defend against cyber threats.
- Mission-critical public safety long-term evolution (LTE) solutions supporting both rapidly deployable solutions and large-scale implementations.
“This partnership lays an important foundation for both organisations to capitalise on our joined strength to benefit our customers. With shared global expertise and business dynamism, this partnership will create new technological frontiers with innovative solutions for the government and private sectors in the realms of cyber security and public safety," said Lee Fook Sun, president of ST Electronics.
“Together we will accelerate innovation and deliver advanced capabilities for government and enterprise organisations. By transforming operations and securely making available data both mobile and actionable, we will protect the security and stability of our cities and enable communities to thrive,” said Eduardo Conrado, executive vice president, Strategy and Innovation Office, Motorola Solutions.
About ST Electronics
ST Electronics (Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited) is the electronics arm of Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd, one of the largest public-listed companies on the Singapore Exchange. ST Electronics is a global engineering company specialising in the design, development and integration of advanced electronics and communications systems. Our capabilities are in Rail & Intelligent Transportation; Satellite & Broadband Communications; Info Comm Technologies; Command & Control operations, Training & Simulation; Intelligent Building & Security Systems and Cyber Security. We have a presence in over 20 countries spanning North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, China, India and Southeast Asia. For more information, please visit www.stee.stengg.com.
About Motorola Solutions
Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) creates innovative, mission-critical communication solutions and services that help public safety and commercial customers build safer cities and thriving communities. For ongoing news, visit www.motorolasolutions.com/newsroom .