WEST MELBOURNE, FL /ACCESSWIRE/March 9, 2022/ BK Technologies Corporation (NYSE American: BKTI) today announced the launch of a dedicated business unit focused on providing software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions to the public safety market.
The new unit will develop and deliver a full suite of state-of-the-art subscription software solutions for first responders using the public cellular network. BK recently filed three patents related to Push-To-Talk-Over-Cellular (POC) and other cellular smartphone applications for first responders.
John Suzuki, CEO of BK Technologies, said, “Over the past decade, we have seen how LTE broadband cellular data has transformed the public safety market by connecting public safety vehicles to public safety applications. broadband, improving safety and productivity. first responders. A similar transition is taking place as first responders get out of their vehicles and start using public safety smartphone apps. This continued convergence of LMR and LTE technologies provides BK with the opportunity to leverage our industry expertise to develop new smartphone solutions to make first responders safer and more productive. »
Branko Avanavic, Chief Technology Officer of BK Technologies, said, “As a technology leader, we pride ourselves on delivering industry-leading and innovative solutions to our customers. As the public network continues to grow in popularity among public safety personnel, BK has the unique opportunity to leverage our strong R&D and engineering expertise to bring software solutions to market that expand our offerings for existing customers. and new.”
About BK Technologies
BK Technologies Corporation manufactures high-specification, American-made communications equipment of unmatched reliability and value for use by public safety professionals and government agencies. BK Technologies is honored to serve these heroes with reliable equipment when every moment counts. The common shares of the Company trade on the American market NYSE under the symbol “BKTI”. Headquartered in West Melbourne, Florida, BK Technologies can be contacted through its website at www.bktechnologies.com or directly at 1-800-821-2900.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to the “Safe Harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements relate to the Company’s operations, economic performance and financial condition, including, but not limited to, statements regarding the Company’s long-term strategic plan, and are based in large part on the beliefs and expectations of the Company. These statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company, or the results of the industry, to be materially different from the results, performance or achievements future expressed or implied by these statements. forward-looking statements. These factors and risks, some of which have been, and may be further, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, include, among others, the following: technological changes or advances; the success of our land mobile radio product line; disruption of the global supply chain creating delays, unavailability and adverse conditions; the successful introduction of new products and technologies, including our ability to successfully develop and sell our planned new multiband product and other related products in the planned new BKR Series product line; competition in the land mobile radio industry; general economic and business conditions, including federal, state, and local government budget deficits and spending limits, any impact of an extended U.S. government shutdown, and the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic; the availability, terms and deployment of capital; dependence on subcontractors and suppliers; the risks associated with fixed price contracts; heavy reliance on sales to US government agencies and our ability to comply with contractual, legal and regulatory requirements related to such sales; allocations by government agencies between multiple approved vendors under existing agreements; our ability to comply with US tax laws and utilize deferred tax assets; our ability to attract and retain executives, skilled workers and key personnel; our ability to manage our growth; our ability to identify potential candidates and complete acquisition, disposal or investment transactions, and the risks inherent in being a non-controlling shareholder in a company; the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the companies in which the Company holds interests; the impact of our capital allocation strategy; risks related to maintaining our brand and reputation; impact of government regulations; the impact of rising healthcare costs; our business with manufacturers located in other countries, including changes in U.S. government and foreign government trade and pricing policies, as well as any other impacts resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic; our inventory and debt levels; protecting our intellectual property rights; fluctuations in our operating results and stock price; acts of war or terrorism, natural disasters and other catastrophic events, such as the COVID-19 pandemic; any claim for infringement; data security breaches, cyberattacks and other factors affecting our technology systems; availability of adequate insurance coverage; maintenance of our US NYSE listing; the risks associated with being a holding company; and the effect on our stock price and our ability to raise equity from future equity sales of our common stock. Certain of these factors and risks, as well as other risks and uncertainties, are discussed in greater detail in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020 and in subsequent filings by the company with the SEC. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this press release, and the Company undertakes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. .
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