California, USA, 13 June 2006: Telcontar, supplier of software platforms and services for the location-based services (LBS) market, announced that it is changing its corporate name to deCarta. The new corporate identity reflects the Company’s objective and commitment to deliver the most advanced geospatial software and services to Internet, mobile and telematics applications. In connection with the name change, the company also unveiled a new corporate logo and began doing business under the new name and identity as of today.
After 10 years in the geospatial industry, Telcontar has decided to make the name change to deCarta to more effectively market the strengths of the company and highlight its positioning in the industry. It has recently expanded its international presence in Europe and Asia-Pacific and has had record growth in the past two years.
Through the next few months the company will unveil its new visual identity and Web site. During the transition period, customers, developers and interested parties will still be able to access the company website site through https://www.telcontar.com or .