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March 28, 2007
A group of mobile radio manufacturers creates a Memorandum of Understanding group
A group of mobile radio manufacturers, including KENWOOD Corporation, Fylde Micro, CTE International, CML Microcircuits and Icom Incorporated are pleased to announce the creation of a Memorandum of Understanding group to support and promote dPMR narrowband FDMA technology.

The signing of this MoU represents the shared wish to promote interoperability between all forms of dPMR equipment through agreement on the type of vocoder to use and the use of ETSI standards for interoperability and conformance testing.

The dPMR MoU group is dedicated to the promotion of dPMR technology and future developments of this new digital protocol.

For further information please contact the dPMR MoU group secretary:
Ms Caroline Maragnon
E-mail:   caro.icomflo@wanadoo.fr
Tel: 33(5)62471288
What is dPMR?
dPMR or digital Private Mobile Radio is a digital radio protocol published by ETSI (the European Telecomms Standards Institute) as the European standard TS102 490.
dPMR is a narrowband (6.25 kHz) FDMA digital radio technology that is specifically targeted at low cost digital PMR solutions.
The KENWOOD Corporation is “Reaching out to discover, inspire and enhance the enjoyment of life” as part of its bold, new vision for the future. A leader in “Mobile & Home Multimedia Systems”, KENWOOD is comprised of three business units (Car Electronics, Communications and Home Electronics), 11 domestic and 22 overseas subsidiaries around the world.