Motorola Invests in Vocera Comm unications
Schaumburg, IL and Cupertino, Calif., April 25, 2007 — Motorola, Inc. ( NYSE:MOT) through Motorola Ventures, its
strategic venture capital ar m, today announced that it has made an equity investment in Vocera Commu nications.
Vocera Communications, developers of the Vocera Communications System, allow s mobile w orkers to connect
and communicate business-critical infor mation over a facility’s w ireless netw ork through a hands -free, w earable
badge. Financial ter ms of the investment w ere not disclosed.
“Leading hospitals have recognized improved w orkflow efficiency and patient care w ith the Vocera System, and it
is clear that Vocera is making a significant impact on in-facility communication,” said Reese Schroeder, managing
director, Motorola Ventures. “ Our investment demonstrates our commitment to innovative companies, such as
Vocera, to drive seamless mobility into daily w ork environments."
The Vocera Communications System, w hich is comprised of the Vocera System Softw are and a w earable, hands-
free, lightw eight voice controlled badge, allow s mobile w orkers w ithin Wi-Fi netw orked buildings to instantly
communicate w ith colleagues and quic kly obtain the resources needed to complete a task. By mer ging Wi- Fi,
Voice over IP (VoIP), and speech recognition technologies, Vocera has become a voice communication solution in
hospitals, hotels, libraries and retail establishments.
“This investment w ill enable us to continue to strengthen and expand the Vocera platfor m across new applications
to meet the increasingly complex communications needs of our customers,” said Br ent Lang, executive vice
president, Vocera Communications. “The Vocera platform enables instant communication, at the right time, to the
right person, anyw here in a f acility.”
Motorola is know n around the w orld for innovation and leadership in w ireless and broadband communications.
Inspired by our vis ion of seamless mobility, the people of Motorola are committed to helping you connect simply
and seamlessly to the people, infor mation, and entertainment that you w ant and need. We do this by designing
and delivering "must have" products, "must do" experiences and pow erful netw orks -- along w ith a full complement
of support services. A Fortune 100 company w ith global presence and impact, Motorola had sales of US $42.9
billion in 2006. For more information about our company, our people and our innovations, please visit
About Vocera Comm unications
Vocera Communications provides w ireless communications systems enabling instant voice communication among
mobile w orkers to leading institutions and companies requiring enhanced customer service, productivity, and
teamw ork. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., the company has more than 350 c ustomer installations w orldw ide in
a variety of industries, including healthcare, retail, and hospitality. For more infor mation, please contact the
company at 408-790-4100, or visit the Web site at www.vocera.com.
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