Sumitomo selects Quake’s Q4000 M2M device for its next generation telematics solution

San Diego, California, USA – Quake Global Inc., a manufacturer of M2M devices for satellite and terrestrial networks, reports that Sumitomo Construction Machinery Co. Ltd. will integrate Quake’s Q4000 to enhance and optimise its telematics solutions. The Q4000 is a rugged M2M hardware and software platform designed to accelerate time-to-market while reducing sustaining costs over M2M product life cycles. 

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Telenor Connexion launches world’s 'smallest and smartest' GPS tracker for parents and pet owners

Stockholm, Sweden — Telenor Connexion has now enabled real-time tracking of your loved ones with a new “smart device” called Trax, that is designed to put parents’ and pet owners’ minds at ease.

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Orbcomm launches complete dual-mode telematics solution for heavy equipment industry

Rochelle Park, New Jersey, USA – Orbcomm Inc., a global provider of M2M solutions, has announced the availability of a complete end-to-end telematics solution for the heavy equipment industry.

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Orbcomm and Cartrack deliver telematics solution for African market

Rochelle Park, New Jersey, USA – Orbcomm Inc., a global provider of M2M solutions, has announced that it has been selected by Cartrack (Pty) Ltd. to provide satellite data communication services to extend its current range of GSM logistics and telematics solutions. Cartrack will distribute the high performance fleet management solution throughout the African continent

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New M2M products launched in Vegas by Monnit, Systech, Taoglas, Peregrine, Telenor and Geotab

Las Vegas, NV, USA — Two new M2M gateways, a tunable LTE antenna, and a tracking device for expanded fleet telematics were among the new machine-to-machine (M2M) products and services unveiled at CTIA 2013 in Las Vegas this week.

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Container tracking systems installed base grew 54% in 2012, says new Berg Insight report

Gothenburg, Sweden: According to a new research report from analyst firm Berg Insight, the number of active remote container tracking units deployed on intermodal shipping containers was 137,000 in Q4-2012, up from 89,000 a year earlier.

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Numerex goes to Manhattan to extend its customers' supply chain visibility

Atlanta, Georgia, USA. MAY 9, 2013 — Numerex Corp and Manhattan Associates today announced that they will jointly offer customers a variety of value-added M2M solutions designed to extend network services for supply chain optimisation.

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M2M used as a migration tool for designing CCTV systems in emerging and developed countries

(BLOG: ) London, UK — Mobile network-based CCTV is often used where there is a lack of reliable internet connectivity, or an isolated camera. But now M2M security is said to be forming part of the construction design process as well.

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Telular Corp agrees sale to Avista Capital Partners for US$253m

Chicago, IL & New York, NY, USA — Avista Capital Partners have agreed the purchase of the remote monitoring and asset tracking solutions provider, Telular Corporation. The deal is valued at approximately $253 million.

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