Motorola Solutions is a leading global provider of mission-critical communications. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video, and services make cities safer and help communities and businesses thrive. At Motorola Solutions, we are ushering in a new era in public safety and security. Public safety and commercial customers globally depend on our solutions to keep them connected, from everyday to extreme moments. We serve more than 100,000 customers in more than 100 countries and have a rich heritage of innovation spanning more than 90 years.
We are incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware as the successor to an Illinois corporation, Motorola, Inc., organized in 1928. We changed our name from Motorola, Inc. to Motorola Solutions, Inc. on January 4, 2011. Our principal executive offices are located at 500 W. Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60661.
On January 7, 2019, we announced that we acquired VaaS International Holdings, Inc. ("VaaS"), a "video analysis as a service" company that is a leading global provider of data and image analytics for vehicle location for a purchase price of $445 million. This acquisition expands our command center software portfolio.