Next-gen GPS tracking system

February 2007
Mobile Radio Technology;Feb2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p59
Trade Publication
Product Review
The article evaluates the iX-3 next-generation GPS tracking system from Sprint Nextel Corp.


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