Why operators need to gear up fast for the new machine-to-machine age

Today, the machine-to-machine (M2M) market remains small. According to research company, Analysys Mason, the number of device connections worldwide was just 62 million in 2010.

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M2M deals could lead to lower module prices

WCDMA module shipments will grow from less than four million last year to more than 62 million in 2016, according to a forecast from ABI Research.

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Survey shows just 16% of retailers are ready for consumer demand for mobile commerce

Kony survey shows 87% of retailers believe mobile commerce will impact shopping in the next two years, yet only 16% have a mobile strategy in place.

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Operators must differentiate to succeed in M2M

Differentiation will be a priority as operators try to distinguish their different M2M strategies, according to a report from Current Analysis.

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Revenue from M2M connections to double in next four years

The number of enterprise cellular M2M connections is set to triple by 2015, according to a report from the Yankee Group.

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SK Telecom and China Mobile join forces on gaming and M2M

South Korean operator SK Telecom is to work with China’s biggest telecoms company, China Mobile, in areas of mobile gaming and M2M.

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Clear2There expands Jenne distribution deal

Video surveillance and M2M provider Clear2There has expanded its distribution agreement with Jenne Distributors, a value‐added distributor of business telephony, data, audio and video conferencing, and security products to resellers throughout the USA.

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ABI Research appoints Kelvin Chan as wireless technology analyst

Wireless technology expert Kelvin Chan has joined ABI Research as industry analyst for M2M connectivity.

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Mocana provides security for Fusion CDMA modules

M2M module provider Fusion Wireless has picked Mocana to provide security software for its high-speed CDMA modules.

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Telit moves into the black

Machine-to-machine communications company Telit has posted preliminary net profits of US$8.4m for the year ending 31 December 2010 against a loss for the previous year of $4.2m.

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Fujitsu picks Sierra Wireless for notebook connectivity

Fujitsu has selected Sierra Wireless to provide 3G mobile broadband for several models in its Lifebook series of notebooks and tablets.

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Arrow to distribute Exosite M2M applications

Arrow Electronics has signed a distribution agreement with Exosite, a machine-to-machine (M2M) application and cloud computing software company.

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Tekelec and Numerex join forces for intelligent M2M

Mobile broadband company Tekelec has enetered a co-marketing agreement with Numerex to deliver intelligent M2M products to global service providers.

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Axeda and Verizon join forces in M2M market

Verizon Wireless and Axeda have formed an alliance to speed the development and deployment of global machine-to-machine (M2M) products.

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BVM launches mobile division to penetrate M2M market

This will be the year that M2M really starts to take off, said Robert Wainwright (pictured), general manager and director of BVM, speaking at the launch of the company’s new mobile division set up specifically to attack this market.

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OTT TV viewers to outnumber IPTV viewers in 2013

OTT-to-the-TV viewers will outnumber IPTV viewers by 2013, according to research from Informa Telecoms & Media.

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