Iridium joint venture, Aireon, signs data services contract with NAV CANADA

Mclean, Vancouver, Canada –  Aireon LLC, the developer of the world’s first satellite-based global air traffic surveillance system, has announced that it has finalised a long-term commercial data services contract with NAV CANADA.

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New PV generation and consumption monitoring system from geo

Cambridge, UK – Green Energy Options (geo), well known for its Solo PV solar monitoring display, is releasing an advanced touchscreen display with personalised online service, energynote®.

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Vodafone M2M powers Mahindra Reva’s e2o connected car

Newbury, UK – Vodafone has announced that Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles, part of the US$15.9 billion Mahindra Group,  has powered its recently launched e2o electric vehicle with Vodafone’s M2M communication services.

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Self-powered, usage-based car insurance from PayGo Systems to be based on Telit GSM/GPRS technology

London, UK – Telit Wireless Solutions and PayGo Systems, an Israel-based telematics service provider (TSP), who develops, designs, manufactures, markets and supports self-energised pay-as-you-drive solutions, have announced that PayGo’s new TTM Type B family of PAYD solutions is to include Telit’s ultra-compact GSM/GPRS cellular module, the GE865-QUAD.

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Transatel forms alliance with Digi International to accelerate M2M services in Europe

Paris, France – Transatel, a European mobile virtual network enabler (MVNE) and M2M connectivity enabler, has announced the settlement of an alliance with Digi International, a leading provider of M2M device management and application enablement solutions.

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Smart home vision critical to selling benefits of smart meters, according to report by O2

A new report by O2, the commercial brand of Telefónica UK, has revealed that the concept of a smart home, where consumers can remotely manage their home appliances such as lights, heating, oven, TV and more, will be crucial to selling the benefits of smart meters to consumers.

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Sprint selects u-blox as a preferred module provider for long-term CDMA network support

Thalwil, Switzerland and Overland Park, Kansas, USA – Sprint, the U.S. telecommunications provider, and Switzerland-based u-blox, a leading provider of cellular modem modules and positioning technology, announce their expanding collaboration in support of Sprint’s commitment to the 2G (1xRTT) CDMA network.

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First mobile payment system for public transportation in Turkey launched by Turkcell

Istanbul, Turkey – Turkcell, Turkey’s leading communication and technology company, has launched the first mobile payment system for public transportation in Turkey, through the integration of Turkcell Wallet and Urfakart.

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Novatel Wireless partners with Quatenus and Optimus for telematics market in Portugal

San Diego, Califormia, USA – Novatel Wireless, Inc., has announced that its MT 3050 device has been selected by Quatenus, a leading Portuguese Systems Integrator, to be integrated into its front-end application platform and bundled with M2M subscription SIM services from Optimus, one of Portugal’s largest mobile operators.

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Telit technology enables the MolluSCAN Eye Project

London, UK – Telit Wireless Solutions, a global provider of high-quality M2M solutions, products and services, has announced that its cellular M2M technology will contribute to the MolluSCAN Eye Project.

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ANT+, Orange, TeamBG and Team Novo Nordisk to participate in GSMA mHealth Grand Tour cycle ride

London, UK – The GSMA has announced that ANT+, Orange, Team Blood Glucose (TeamBG) and Team Novo Nordisk are among the new organisations taking part in this September’s GSMA mHealth Grand Tour cycle ride.

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Globe Tracker chooses Vodafone as its M2M platform supplier

Copenhagen, Denmark – Globe Tracker International (GTI), a leader in data sharing, data analytics and asset tracking and monitoring, has announced that Vodafone is providing M2M communications via its Global SIM services to GTI’s Smart Autonomous Asset Solution.

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Orbcomm completes acquisition of GlobalTrack and MobileNet

Rochelle Park, New Jersey, USA – Orbcomm Inc., a global satellite data communications company specialising in M2M, has completed the acquisition of most of the assets of the GlobalTrak division of System Planning Corporation, and MobileNet Inc. 

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Digi International launches rugged, enterprise-class cellular router for on-board train connectivity

Paris, France – Digi International has announced the launch of the Digi TransPort® WR44 RR, an enterprise-class cellular router designed specifically for rugged on-board rail environments.

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Neul debuts ATEX-compliant 'white space' communications system and appoints new CEO

Cambridge, UK – Neul has launched an ATEX-compliant white space communications system, NeulNET, whilst announcing the appointment of Stan Boland as its new CEO.

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Multi-Tech Systems offers Sprint iDEN customers quick migration path

Minneapolis, USA – Multi-Tech Systems, the machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions provider, has teamed up with Sprint to deliver a quick and seamless migration from iDEN to Sprint’s robust CDMA services.

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