ADS awarded US patent for KLON

Montreal, QC – Automotive Data Solutions Inc. (ADS) announced they have been awarded a U.S. Patent (#8,856,780) for their state of the art KLŌN process. KLŌN is used to enable the remote starting of vehicles equipped with advanced cryptographic transponders.

“We are pleased that the patent office has recognized our innovation and contribution to the remote start industry” Said Frank Barassi, President of Automotive Data Solutions. “We look forward to leveraging KLON technology to deliver additional exclusive solutions for our customers in the years to come.”

Founded in 2005, Automotive Data Solutions Inc. (ADS) is a privately held company specialized in the development and marketing of remote start and audio integration solutions destined for the automotive aftermarket. ADS’ award-winning products (marketed under the iDatalink, iDatalink Maestro and iDataStart brands) are sold and installed through a network of authorized dealers across North America, South America, Europe and Russia. ADS also develops several private label solutions for various strategic partners and markets worldwide. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, ADS includes full-service Research & Development, Information Technology, Marketing and Technical Support teams.

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