Mobile broadband company Tekelec has enetered a co-marketing agreement with Numerex to deliver intelligent M2M products to global service providers.
The products combine Numerex’s M2M service platforms, embedded and integrated devices, and M2M service expertise with Tekelec’s M2M service enablement platform, including subscriber data management, policy and session management, mobile messaging, and performance intelligence centre.
“Numerex and Tekelec’s combined M2M solutions provide service providers with the network intelligence, device management, and service and application expertise they need as billions of machines connect to the network and provide new growth opportunities,” said Susie Kim Riley (pictured), chief marketing officer at Tekelec. “As an early pioneer in the market, Numerex has the experience, proven processes, and tools required to meet unique M2M service requirements.”
The joint products are designed to help service providers provision and manage millions of connected devices and applications; integrate the network with M2M devices and vertical market applications to deliver end-to-end services; customise service and pricing plans for different M2M applications based on quality of service, device and application usage, location, or time of day; and monitor network, device and application performance to improve services.
“Numerex’s strategy consists of working with a strong team of partners who are leaders in their field and can enhance and expand Numerex’s offerings for the benefit of our customers,” said Mike Lang, executive vice president of business development at Numerex.
“Tekelec understands the complexities of the M2M space and brings an innovative network and device intelligence layer that allows service providers to manage and monetise the explosive growth in M2M services.”