IoT Contract Hot List – Sept/Oct 2021

IoT Hot List September and October 2021 Get the inside track on who’s winning what IoT business

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ActilityHeliumActility and Helium have launched a roaming integration partnership, unlocking affordable and ubiquitous coverage for millions of IoT devices. The roaming integration is made possible by the Helium blockchain, which allows LoRaWAN compatible devices already supported by Actility to utilise coverage provided by the Helium Network.10,21Full Details
Amazon Web Services (AWS)Beyond by BearingPointBeyond by BearingPoint has joined the AWS Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate Program. Beyond’s SaaS-based cloud-native Infonova Digital Business Platform is used to integrate AWS’s highly secure and feature-rich offerings with CSPs’ own services and third-party solutions. 10,21Full Details
Amazon Web Services (AWS)NXP SemiconductorsNXP Semiconductors has selected AWS as its preferred cloud provider and is migrating the vast majority of its electronic design automation (EDA) workloads from NXP data centers to AWS, using the Seattle, Washington-based company’s global infrastructure and capabilities in high performance computing (HPC), storage, analytics, and machine learning. 10,21Full Details
AmbarellaDongfeng FengshenAmbarella has partnered with Dongfeng Fengshen to build a Driver Monitoring System (DMS) based on Ambarella’s CV25 AI vision SoC and development platform. The first mass-production application of this system is in the Dongfeng Fengshen Yixuan Max, which launched on Sept. 1.10,21Full Details
AND Technology ResearchUniversity of EssexPurpose-led technology company AND Technology Research has partnered with computer scientists from the University of Essex to explore new ways of reducing the amount of power a device needs, while at the same time using energy harvesting techniques to produce truly self-powering devices.9,21Full Details
Armaments Research Company (ARC)U.S. Marine CorpsARC announced its plans to develop a predictive maintenance platform for crew-served weapons for the U.S. Marine Corps. This project is part of ARC’s recently awarded five-year, $60-million Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase III contract with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and General Services Administration (GSA). 10,21Full Details
Arqit QuantumJuniper NetworksArqit Quantum and Juniper Networks have signed a ‘Technology Alliance Partner Connect’ agreement to explore network security technology that will protect against quantum security threats, to limit interruptions and improve business resiliency.9,21Full Details
AT&TConcord Hospitality AT&T is working with Concord Hospitality to provide hotel associates with a wearable, connected solution to help keep employees safe and secure while they are on the job. AT&T Staff Alert was custom-built with Link Labs to help full-service hotels fulfill the AHLA 5-Star Promise to enhance hotel safety. 9,21Full Details
Beyond Eyes, HeijmansDutch construction providerBeyond Eyes, a brand initiated by Dutch construction-services company Heijmans N.V., deployed over 20,000 LoRaWAN-connected IoT sensors for Heijmans’ clients in the Netherlands, as part of their innovative Smart Building concept. Each of these sensors, can be mounted under desks, walls, and ceilings, have a unique ID number, and are wirelessly connected to a software system, using LoRaWAN network. 9,21Full Details
BigChangeCelsius Plumbing and HeatingCelsius Plumbing and Heating has transformed its business by moving to BigChange’s 5-in-1 field service management software system that provides Celsius with a seamless digital solution from job booking to completion, eliminating paperwork at all stages.9,21Full Details
BlaizeDigital China Information ServiceBlaize has partnered with Digital China Information Service to lead the way in the application of emerging technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI) to advance infrastructure transformation and business innovation. The partnership extends Blaize access to fast-growing enterprise and industrial edge markets in the region.10,21Full Details
BroadcomPerforce SoftwarePerforce Software has agreed to acquire the BlazeMeter Continuous Testing platform from Broadcom. The complete, integrated, continuous testing platform is built on and fully compatible with open source. Used by some of the largest global enterprises, BlazeMeter CT provides a single solution for application quality for all teams across the CI/CD pipeline.  9,21Full Details
BTAssociated British Ports (ABP), RoboKBT has completed an automated drone trial at the Port of Southampton in partnership with Associated British Ports (ABP) and RoboK. The trial demonstrated a drone flying over the port’s vehicle inventory lot, with images captured and fed into an artificial intelligence (AI) powered system to track and analyse vehicle occupancy levels.9,21Full Details
CienaCrosslake FibreCrosslake Fibre is leveraging Ciena’s coherent optical technology and advanced analytics apps to build a new seamless submarine cable and terrestrial GeoMesh Extreme network between the critical but underserved data hubs of Slough, UK, and Paris, France. 9,21Full Details
CiscoTata CommunicationsCisco and Tata Communications expand their two-decades-long strategic global partnership. The new agreement between Tata Communications and Cisco Meraki works towards empowering enterprises with IT infrastructure that is simple and easy to deploy, manage, and analyse for delivering anywhere, anytime access.10,21Full Details
CommitITSoftCommit is reportedly expanding through the acquisition of Israeli-founded tech firm ITSoft. It is planned that ITSoft will significantly reinforce Commit’s growing global presence, adding more than 150 software development specialists to Commit’s international roster of tech development experts.9,21Full Details
DISH NetworkSpirent CommunicationsDISH Network Corporation selected Spirent Communications to autonomously test its 5G network core and validate its performance. This will allow DISH to continuously integrate functionality into its 5G network and rapidly deliver solutions to both retail and enterprise customers.10,21Full Details
DynatraceSpectXDynatrace announced it has completed the acquisition of high-speed parsing and query analytics company, SpectX, which will help accelerate the convergence of observability and security for modern hybrid, multicloud environments. With the acquisition of SpectX, Dynatrace will advance its Software Intelligence Platform’s observability and application security analytics capabilities even further.9,21Full Details
DZSOptimusDZS announced that Optimus has become the newest member of the DZS channel partner program. Optimus clients will now have the option to deploy DZS Chronos transport offerings, as well as DZS Velocity and DZS Helix broadband connectivity technologies, including DZS Fibre LAN enterprise solutions and XCelerate by DZS multi-gigabit broadband systems9,21Full Details
Ekinopsb-comEkinops has announced a new research collaboration with the French innovation centre, b-com. The collaboration, which utilises b-com’s private-public partnership model, will see the two organisations work together to develop technologies for private cloud infrastructures with use cases in eHealth, artificial intelligence, and telecoms.9,21Full Details
Emirates SkyCargoWiseTech GlobalWiseTech’s CargoWise and Emirates SkyCargo have launched a new technical solution for respective customers that will enhance the user experience and the efficiency of the booking process for cargo shipments. Emirates SkyCargo will provide direct access to CargoWise users to its flights and inventory through the CargoWise platform. 9,21Full Details
Energous CorporationWiliotEnergous has announced a partnership with Wiliot to integrate Energous WattUp 1W active energy harvesting technology as a new and compelling option to power Wiliot’s IoT Pixel tags that are designed for retail, medical, industrial, warehousing, home, and industrial automation. 10,21Full Details
EricssonAmazon Web Services (AWS) Ericsson IoT Accelerator Cloud Connect simplifies connecting cellular IoT devices to AWS. The new Cloud Connect service makes it easy for enterprises to securely connect cellular devices to public cloud IoT endpoints, such as AWS IoT Core.9,21Full Details
EseyeInstaVoltEseye announced that its advanced AnyNet+ eSIM and intelligent IoT connectivity platform has been selected by the UK’s EV charge point network provider, InstaVolt, to deliver ultra-reliable cellular connectivity for its rapidly growing Electric Vehicle (EV) charging network across the UK.10,21Full Details
Extreme NetworksInfoVistaExtreme Networks has completed the acquisition of Ipanema, the cloud-native, enterprise SD-WAN division of Infovista. The acquisition expands Extreme’s ExtremeClouda portfolio, offering new cloud-managed SD-WAN and security software solutions required to power the Infinite Enterprise.9,21Full Details
FabriikTransmiraFabriik has partnered with Transmira to launch the initial XR Virtual Real Estate platform on Omniscape, where real-world locations are tokenized and experienced through a blend of augmented and virtual reality. 9,21Full Details
floLIVEARQIAfloLIVE announced an agreement with ARQIA, Datora Group’s mobile technology unit. The partnership allows ARQIA to allocate its IMSI range to floLIVE’s IMSI library. ARQIA’s IMSI products provide access to TIM Brazil’s network which has the largest coverage in Brazil with a national reach of 93 percent of the urban population.10,21Full Details
FogHornChugoku Electric PowerFogHorn announced a deployment at the Chugoku Electric Power hydroelectric power facility. In partnership with Energia Communications, the FogHorn Lightning solutions help the power plant realize more efficient power generation, operations and workplace safety. 9,21Full Details
GigamonArmisGigamon and agentless device security platform company Armis announced a joint solution that enables organisations to reduce business risk and increase security through real-time and continuous protection for managed, unmanaged, and IoT devices.10,21Full Details
Green Hills SoftwareLantronixGreen Hills Software and Lantronix partner to create safe and secure computing platforms for customers building critical automotive electronic systems. The solution combines Qualcomm Snapdragon automotive hardware development kits from Lantronix with Green Hills Software’s safety-certified INTEGRITY real-time operating systems, INTEGRITY Multivisor secure virtualization services, and the MULTI advanced development tools and C/C++ compilers.10,21Full Details
HCL TechnologiesProximus GroupHCL Technologies (HCL) has signed a multi-year strategic partnership with Proximus Group, Belgium’s digital services and communications solutions provider, to transform its data centre business and create a resilient digital foundation. HCL will help Proximus and its internal business achieve significantly higher flexibility and reliance.9,21Full Details
Heijmans N.V. Beyond EyesBeyond Eyes, a brand initiated by Dutch construction-services business Heijmans N.V. in collaboration with CSU Cleaning Services BV has deployed more than 20,000 LoRaWAN-connected IoT sensors. This has been done for Heijmans’ clients in the Netherlands, as part of the company’s Smart Building concept.9,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesAutolivHERE Technologies announced that Autoliv is using HERE Speed Limits, Fleet Telematics and Weather APIs for its connected safety services. This will use real-time data from the driver’s smart phone to analyze driving styles and recommend improvements across speed, focus, smoothness and turns.10,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesBridgestoneHERE Technologies has partnered with Bridgestone, wherein initially, Bridgestone’s Mobility Solutions Unit is making anonymized connected vehicle data available on the HERE Marketplace – a hub for global location data exchange and a platform to build location intelligent applications that accelerate data-driven innovation across industries.10,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesMercedes-BenzHERE Technologies announced that its HD Live Map is an integral part of the new DRIVE PILOT from Mercedes-Benz. DRIVE PILOT is the first commercially available SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) Level 3 automated driving system designed to operate a vehicle under certain conditions in Germany. 9,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesRouteSmartRouteSmart extended its deal with HERE Technologies to build improved route optimization and mapping solutions for customers across the newspaper, postal and parcel, public works, and utility industries. 9,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesSAIC Motor OverseasSAIC Motor Overseas Intelligent Mobility Technology, the overseas entity of China’s largest automaker, has selected HERE Technologies to power the connected in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems of MG cars in Thailand, Oceania and Europe.10,21Full Details
HERE Technologies, BoschTransport for London (TfL)HERE Technologies and Bosch announced their activities with TfL to measure and improve air quality in the London Borough of Lambeth by reducing traffic congestion. The project led to a marked improvement in localised air quality, smoother traffic flow, reduced traffic congestion, and provided a greater understanding on how wind and the weather affect the dispersion of pollutants across the inner-city area.9,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesYunex TrafficHERE Technologies and Yunex Traffic, a Siemens Business, expanded their partnership focused on providing cities and public transportation agencies with proactive traffic management solutions for the urban mobility market.10,21Full Details
HiberShellHiber has signed an agreement with Shell to provide well integrity monitoring solutions globally, using HiberHilo, its end-to-end IoT solution that makes well monitoring more data-driven and safe. 9,21Full Details
IAR SystemsSecure ThingzIAR Systems and Secure Thingz present a complete ‘development to deployment’ solution for Microsoft Azure IoT and RTOS platforms. The solution enables rapid development and simplified deployment of devices ensuring out-of-the-box connectivity.10,21Full Details
Infineon TechnologiesHyundai MotorInfineon Technologies has signed a memorandum of understanding with Hyundai Motor Group. Under this agreement, Infineon will support startups with product-level technical expertise to enhance their success rate and offer them the opportunity for closer collaboration within Infineon’s Co-Innovation Space in Singapore.10,21Full Details
Infineon TechnologiesRainforest ConnectionInfineon Technologies has collaborated with Rainforest Connection (RFCx), where RFCx will explore the use of Infineon’s gas sensing technologies to elevate and expand upon the capabilities of their current acoustic listening devices used to monitor and protect vulnerable rainforest ecosystems.10,21Full Details
INITNottingham City Transport (NCT) NCT bus passengers will be able to use INIT’s onboard contactless payment validators to purchase any ticket type, including Grouprider, Under 19, and student tickets. Users of the public transport network can avail of improved ticketing options as more journey types are added to its contactless payment system.9,21Full Details
JFrogUpswiftJFrog has acquired Upswift to deliver complete development-to-device platform that bridges the gap between current IoT software silos and common DevOps processes, such as dependency scanning, CI/CD, artifact management, shifting left for application security, and software distribution.9,21Full Details
KerlinkRotterdam projectExpanding its presence further in the Netherlands, Kerlink announced its outdoor LoRaWAN gateways are being deployed in a novel, smart-city network in Rotterdam based on a multifunctional platform that supports future-proof smart cities.9,21Full Details
KerlinkSensgreenKerlink and Sensgreen have come together to help building owners ensure offices, schools, hotels, malls, and other facilities have clean air in comfortable indoor settings. Targeting the IoT’s smart-building sector, the offering combines the two companies equipment in customized wireless LoRaWAN networks.10,21Full Details
Keysight TechnologiesNXP SemiconductorsKeysight Technologies is collaborating with NXP Semiconductors to advance the development of 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) solutions. The multi-generation collaboration includes 5G market deployment of non-standalone (NSA) mode for the initial phase, as well as stand-alone (SA) for the future. 10,21Full Details
KOREBinSentryBinSentry, an international AgTech company, has selected KORE as its IoT partner-of-choice to modernize time-worn measurement systems and drive operational efficiencies. The companies enable sectors of the agricultural ecosystem to innovate and leapfrog current methods, resulting in reduced costs, product waste, and time.9,21Full Details
KORECar Charged UKCar Charged UK selected KORE to help it solve significant technical challenges holding back the rapid expansion and adoption of electric vehicles, such as reliable connectivity for charging stations, especially given the vast complexities across the different cellular networks and other technologies required.9,21Full Details
KOREMyia HealthKORE announced that it has teamed up with Myia Health to provide major hospitals with software and IoT managed services that ensure IoT devices are kitted and shipped to patients who are being treated where they live.9,21Full Details
Kudelski IoTIdneo Technologies Kudelski IoT and Idneo Technologies have expanded their partnership to include connectivity solutions for EV manufacturers and mobility-as-a-service providers. Kudelski IoT and Idneo’s solution allows people to use their smartphones to automatically and securely provide touchless access to valuable assets like vehicles.10,21Full Details
Latium TechnologiesEddy SolutionsLatium has partnered with Eddy Solutions to enable intelligent leak protection to Aon clients. The partnership includes Eddy’s leak mitigation technology for construction projects of all types, including commercial and high-rise buildings, where water damage risk poses a considerable problem for contractors, builders, building owners, and their insurance carriers.9,21Full Details
Lufthansa CargoWiseTech GlobalLufthansa Cargo and WiseTech Global intend to launch a direct eBooking connection between their systems, enhancing the eBooking process for users of the CargoWise platform for logistics services globally. With the commencement of production trials, the integration will provide CargoWise customers with a simplified booking process within their own IT systems, providing air cargo rates, flight availability and the booking confirmation in real-time. 10,21Full Details
NokiaARC Solutions, Middle EastNokia announced that it has been selected as the prime supplier by ARC Solutions to provide a high-capacity data center interconnection solution in the Middle East. The initial deployment, covering four major business locations, was deployed in a record time of six months to meet increasing traffic demands from ARC customers in the region.10,21Full Details
NokiaState of Vermont DepartmentNokia announced that it has upgraded the State of Vermont Department of Public Safety (DPS) microwave communications network, which supports the mission-critical communication needs for several state agencies. 10,21Full Details
NokiaSunrise UPC CommunicationsNokia announced that Swiss operator Sunrise UPC Communications AG has deployed Nokia’s Digital Operations software to modernize and consolidate its Operations Support Systems (OSS). The deployment supports Sunrise UPC’s existing networks and services and enables the operator to develop new IoT and 5G-era services, like network slicing.10,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorASKOSwedish appliances manufacturer, ASKO AB, has chosen Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth 5.2/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) general purpose multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide the wireless connectivity for the ‘ASKO Celsius° Cooking’ induction hobs.9,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorNOLOBeijing, China-based VR/AR technology company NOLO uses Nordic’s nRF52833 Bluetooth 5.2/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) general purpose multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide the wireless connectivity for its ‘NOLO Sonic VR’.9,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorSiBionics, ChinaSiBionics has selected Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth 5.2/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) general purpose multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide core processing power and wireless connectivity for its ‘GS1 Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System’.9,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorThe Two Commas CompanyThe Two Commas Company has selected Nordic’s nRF52811 Bluetooth 5.2/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) System-on-Chip (SoC) and nRF52820 Bluetooth LE multiprotocol SoC for its patented ‘Garage Door Minder (Version 2)’. The home security solution is simple to install, does not require the support of a home Wi-Fi network, and represents the first Bluetooth LE wireless garage door monitoring system of its kind.10,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorTZeroTZero has chosen Nordic’s nRF9160 low power System-in-Package (SiP) with integrated LTE-M/NB-IoT modem and GPS to provide the wireless connectivity and processing power for its ‘MachineMailbox’ machine connectivity tool. 10,21Full Details
Nozomi NetworksTripwireNozomi Networks and Tripwire partner to help organisations lower cyber risk with consistent security controls that span their IT, OT, and IoT environments.9,21Full Details
Omni Design TechnologiesLeddarTechOmni Design Technologies and LeddarTech have collaborated to offer LiDAR SoCs that will enable LiDAR manufacturers to design their solid-state LiDAR products for various end markets. LeddarTech’s LiDAR SoC integrates analog-to-digital converters (ADC) and a multi-channel analog front-end (AFE) from Omni Design. 9,21Full Details
One IdentityOneLoginOne Identity acquired OneLogin with the goal of expanding the scope of One Identity’s Unified Identity Security Platform. Combined with its existing Privileged Access Management (PAM), Identity Governance and Administration (IGA), and Active Directory Management and Security (ADMS) solutions, One Identity will now enable customers to take a holistic approach to identity security.10,21Full Details
Orange Business ServicesFrench Space Agency (CNES) The French Space Agency (CNES) has chosen Orange Business Services to lead an industry consortium, including HPE, Scality, and Tealenium, to design, deploy and maintain a new storage solution for its scientific and spatial data. This will help CNES fully modernise its storage infrastructure to better utilise the enormous amounts of data from its satellites.10,21Full Details
OxboticaApplied EVOxbotica and AppliedEV have announced a collaboration to develop a fully autonomous, multi-purpose electric vehicle capable of being deployed in a wide range of environments for a variety of commercial applications.9,21Full Details
PayByPhoneParkBeeMobile parking payments company PayByPhone has partnered with ParkBee, one of the digital car park operators, to offer its cashless parking services in 17 locations primarily across Greater London from Aug. 2. ParkBee aims to make use of under-utilised and off-street parking spaces in urban areas, minimising the need for new ones and alleviating the pressure on cities.9,21Full Details
PTCCarlsbergCarlsberg has tapped into Farnborough-based PTCs Digital Manufacturing Solution Suite to boost the performance of 28 of its breweries in Europe and Asia. Built on Microsoft Azure, the suite is comprised of the ThingWorx industrial IoT platform to accelerate time-to-value and enable the long-term exchange and maximising of information.9,21Full Details
PTCVolvo GroupPTC and Volvo Group announced plans to further increase collaboration around digital engineering. Volvo Group has decided to unify its CAD platforms, which position PTC’s products to serve as the primary CAD and PLM solutions used in the Volvo Group for complete vehicle design.9,21Full Details
RapidDeployBosch Service SolutionsRapidDeploy announced a long-term strategic agreement to deliver vehicle crash telematics data collected by Bosch Service Solutions through the RapidDeploy platform to public safety emergency services. 9,21Full Details
Red HatVodafoneZiggoRed Hat has been selected by VodafoneZiggo to provide a hybrid cloud platform based on Red Hat OpenShift enterprise Kubernetes platform. The platform will be designed to unify application infrastructure for VodafoneZiggo’s network and IT architectures, including its new standalone 5G core, targeting increased productivity and faster time to market.10,21Full Details
Renesas ElectronicsOmniVision TechnologiesRenesas and OmniVision Technologies introduce integrated reference design for a high-definition automotive camera system. The design features Renesas’ recently introduced Automotive HD Link (AHL) technology that transmits high-definition video over low-cost cables and connectors.9,21Full Details
Renesas ElectronicsToyota MotorRenesas announced that its R-Car H3 and R-Car M3 system-on-chips (SoCs) have been adopted by Toyota Motor for their next-generation multimedia systems. These SoCs will offer in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) applications that deliver images, audio, and a variety of information from both in-vehicle and external sources to the driver in a safe and convenient manner.10,21Full Details
Renesas ElectronicswolfSSLRenesas and wolfSSL announce a multi-year licensing agreement whereby customers of Renesas’ 32-bit MCU offerings can obtain a free commercial license for the wolfSSL TLS (Transport Layer Security) stack with integrated Renesas hardware security engine support, plus the FIPS-certified wolfCrypt crypto library.10,21Full Details
RightIndemAmdarisRightIndem has worked with Bristol-based Amdaris to simplify its customer onboarding process through conversational Artificial Intelligence experiences, to help make the claims process far easier for customers.9,21Full Details
Rockwell AutomationThe Pyure CompanyRockwell Automation and The Pyure Company announce a five-year strategic agreement that will allow the companies to work together to provide technologies to improve indoor air quality and fight the spread of COVID-19.10,21Full Details
Rohde & SchwarzVector InformatikRohde & Schwarz and Vector Informatik are collaborating on closed-loop scenario testing of automotive radar sensors for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving (AD). 9,21Full Details
SAPHCL TechnologiesHCL Technologies has selected RISE with SAP offering to further modernise its enterprise digital landscape. Additionally, as an SAP strategic partner, HCL will be using this experience to help its clients leverage their combined experience in the cloud transformation space. 9,21Full Details
SemtechCloud Energy, VietnamSemtech announced its collaboration with Cloud Energy for the development and deployment of a network running on the LoRaWAN standard for a wireless solar power system installed on facility rooftops. Installed on temples and industrial parks, the solar rooftops led to a 30 percent reduction in energy costs compared to a traditional wired solution.9,21Full Details
SemtechSindcon (Singapore) IoT TechnologySemtech has collaborated with Sindcon (Singapore) IoT Technology Pte Ltd., to bring smart consumption monitoring of energy and water at the Singapore Zoo, alongside Electrique Energie & Metering Pte. Ltd. The zoo is now on target to save 10 percent on total energy consumption through deploying smart water and energy meters using LoRaWAN technology.10,21Full Details
Semtech, RyodenRenesasSemtech and Ryoden announce a new zero carbon solution with a RE Family Microcontroller from Renesas. The solution features a Renesas RE Family microcontroller (MCU) to connect directly to the LoRa Cloud utilizing Semtech’s LoRa Edge platform (LR1110), and provides enhanced security features. 9,21Full Details
SenetHeliumSenet and Helium announced a network roaming integration, broadening access to public LoRaWAN network connectivity for customers deploying IoT applications throughout the United States. 9,21Full Details
Siemens Custom DenningAustralian bus manufacturer Custom Denning has selected Siemens’ electric bus charging stations and digital depot management solution for its fleet of fully Australian designed and built Element electric buses. The charging stations will support the bus manufacturer’s prototype electric buses and be available for future eBus orders of its customers.10,21Full Details
SiemensEnergie Steiermark Group, AustriaThe Münichtal substation of Energie Steiermark Group in Austria has deployed  sustainable medium-voltage switchgear (GIS) from Siemens. The main task of the gas-insulated GIS is to distribute power economically and safely. The switchgear uses the climate-neutral Clean Air insulation medium, which consists exclusively of natural components of the ambient air.10,21Full Details
SiemensMerckSiemens and Merck have collaborated to boost machine-to-machine trust in industrial value chains in connected environments. The deal aims to provide instant access to quality and safety information with a single source of truth to enable disruptive business models.10,21Full Details
SiemensUniversity of BirminghamThe University of Birmingham, in partnership with Siemens, is combining digital sensor and analytics technologies, AI, decentralized energy generation and storage, renewable energy and concepts that help change users’ behaviour to transform the university’s Edgbaston and Dubai campuses into smart global campuses. This will help create a ‘Living Lab’ where research, teaching and learning benefit from access to new data and connectivity.9,21Full Details
Siemens Mobilityagilis EisenbahngesellschaftSiemens Mobility receives an order to build 23 4-car Mireo trainsets for rail operator agilis Eisenbahngesellschaft, a subsidiary of BeNEX GmbH. The trainsets will be delivered for the Regensburg/Danube Valley rail network in 2024 and are scheduled to enter passenger service in December that year.9,21Full Details
Siemens MobilityNational Authority for Tunnels (NAT), EgyptSiemens Mobility has signed a contract with the NAT to deliver a comprehensive rail system that will feature a high-speed, electrified main and freight rail line. Together with partners Orascom Construction S.A.E. and The Arab Contractors, Siemens Mobility will provide its comprehensive turnkey services to design, install, commission, and maintain the systems for 15 years. The total contract value is approximately US$4.5 billion, of which Siemens Mobility’s share is around $3 billion.9,21Full Details
Siemens MobilitySqillsSiemens Mobility has completed acquisition of Netherlands-based company Sqills, a Software as a Service (SaaS) provider, for inventory management, reservation, and ticketing software. The acquisition highlights Siemens Mobility’s dedication to developing its software portfolio for digital intermodal and connected mobility solutions.10,21Full Details
Siemens Smart InfrastructureESO, LithuaniaSiemens Smart Infrastructure and its partners, Sagemcom and Bitė Lietuva, are participating in the rollout of 1.2 million smart meters across Lithuania. Siemens will provide Lithuanian distribution system operator ESO with the EnergyIP meter data management system, as well as service and maintenance for 10 years.10,21Full Details
Siemens Smart InfrastructureWattsenseSiemens Smart Infrastructure completes acquisition of French startup Wattsense to expand Siemens’ building products portfolio. Wattsense optimizes the technical management of SMBs with an IoT solution that combines simplicity and interoperability. It enables the adoption of energy management practices in facilities with little or no building management system technology. 10,21Full Details
SigfoxGoogleSigfox has partnered with Coral, Google‘s platform of hardware components, software tools, and models for building devices with Artificial Intelligence at the edge. As further sectors integrate IoT devices into their activities, more data than ever is being collected and industry providers are struggling to find fast and cost-efficient ways to transport and harness it.9,21Full Details
SigfoxSHV EnergySHV Energy and Sigfox roll out a global LPG tank level monitoring solution. Over the next three years, 50,000 units will be rolled out worldwide. Sigfox’s IoT asset monitoring capability enables SHV Energy to reduce the cost of tank level monitoring while increasing efficiency and productivity. The implementation has started in France, Belgium, and Germany.10,21Full Details
SmooveZoovSmoove and Zoov, having joined forces in April, aim to increase the uptake of cycling exponentially in all regions. They plan to do this by enabling cities to offer universal, integrated access to bikes to meet the mobility needs of their residents. 9,21Full Details
Spire GlobalMyriotaSpire Global has partnered with Myriota using Spire Space Services to accelerate Myriota’s global service deployment timeline, expanding the Myriota Network using Spire low-earth orbit nanosatellites. Myriota is the large-scale, commercial, IoT-focused customer of Spire.9,21Full Details
Spirent Communications QascomSpirent Communications and Qascom announce simulation test solution for the Galileo Open Service Navigation Message Authentication (OSNMA) mechanism. SimOSNMA is designed to work with Spirent’s GNSS simulation platforms to test OSNMA signal conformance, which will bring new levels of robustness for both civilian and commercial GNSS uses.9,21Full Details
STMicroelectronicsSierra WirelessSTMicroelectronics and Sierra Wireless enter into an agreement that will enable the STM32 microcontroller (MCU) user community to leverage flexible cellular IoT connectivity and edge-to-cloud solutions from Sierra Wireless. The agreement helps solution developers tackle the diverse challenges involved with creating and deploying IoT solutions, including device design and development, and enrollment with a cellular network.10,21Full Details
TeamViewerGoogleTeamViewer has partnered with Google Cloud to bring its augmented reality (AR) solutions to Google Cloud. Through this partnership, TeamViewer and Google Cloud are co-developing and co-marketing enterprise AR solutions built on Google Cloud to better serve customer needs10,21Full Details
TeamViewerVINCI EnergiesTeamViewer announced a technology partnership with VINCI Energies to drive the digital transformation of processes in industrial environments, focusing on the joint creation of solutions using IoT and augmented reality (AR) technology.9,21Full Details
TelitKXNorthern Ireland-based KX has partnered with Telit to deliver an end-to-end, enterprise-grade industrial analytics platform. The platform combines KX’s real-time performance streaming analytics capabilities with Telit’s deviceWISE Industrial IoT platform.10,21Full Details
TekeverEuropean Space Agency (ESA)Tekever announced the deployment of the Tekever UAV AR5 over Portugal’s west coast, using satellite communications services developed in the framework of the European Space Agency (ESA) programme aimed at developing pooling and sharing systems.10,21Full Details
TNS-PlusBeeline KyrgyzstanTNS-Plus, a telecom operator in Kazakhstan, has agreed to help Beeline Kyrgyzstan combat Application to Person (A2P) voice (Flash Call) and messaging fraudulent routing and illicit bypass attempts, using VOX Carrier‘s VOX360 anti-fraud platform.10,21Full Details
TrimbleToronto WaterToronto Water has selected the Trimble Unity software platform to improve operational efficiency across the entire organization. Trimble Unity can automate asset and infrastructure management workflows, improve data accuracy by eliminating redundancy, and streamline processes between field and office teams to enhance customer service and quality.9,21Full Details
TruphoneSony Semiconductor Israel, KigenTruphone has collaborated with Sony Semiconductor Israel and Kigen to enable its IoT platform and global connectivity to run on the integrated SIM of Sony’s Altair cellular IoT chipsets, powered by Kigen iSIM OS. The development will see Truphone expand the reach of its IoT connectivity solutions, providing global out-of-the-box connectivity to Sony’s Altair cellular IoT chipsets that will enable massive IoT deployment.9,21Full Details
TrustonicRenesasTrustonic announces the availability of Kinibi 510 on Renesas‘ R-Car Gen3 automotive reference platform. This development will support and enable cooperation and partnerships within the connected car and electric vehicle (EV) ecosystem.10,21Full Details
VarisciteSequitur LabsVariscite announces partnership with Sequitur Labs that aims to deliver a complete security solution for customers using Variscite’s i.MX8 based System on Module (SoM) for IoT and artificial intelligence (AI) applications.10,21Full Details
VonageEtisalat DigitalVonage partners with Etisalat Digital for digital transformation that enables organisations to become smarter through the use of technology. The deal will help Etisalat Digital drive a more contextual and personalised experience for its business customers, offering reliable and customisable communications APIs powered by Vonage. 10,21Full Details
WellAwareAmazon Web Services (AWS)IIoT company WellAware has entered into an agreement with AWS to make its products available in AWS Marketplace. Using the AWS platform allows customers, both in and out of the energy sector, to purchase and implement WellAware’s solutions on their assets while scaling and deploying the technology with their existing AWS services.9,21Full Details
Ynvisible InteractivePragmatIC SemiconductorYnvisible Interactive and PragmatIC Semiconductor have entered a multi-million dollar technology partnership and supply agreement focused on fully integrated flexible display modules, where Ynvisible’s printed electrochromic technology is ideal for applications, enabling sustainable ultra-low-power displays in novel thin and flexible form factors.9,21Full Details

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