Furthermore, while the Sectel phones had a conference call feature, that function could not be used when a call was being encrypted.
Pleased with the Sectel units, and having worked with Motorola for several years, Kodak looked first at Motorola solutions.
Performing encryption through this central switch allows all employees to make encrypted calls using a standard telephone, a much cheaper approach than buying individual Sectel 9600 units.
While the Sectel 9600 phones and MicroMMT provide the same level of protection, the small, lightweight MicroMMT (about the size of an external modem) is easier to carry.
Employees use these devices or a Sectel phone to communicate proprietary information securely when away from their own offices.