Lantronix launches M2M professional services

London, UK – Lantronix, Inc., a leading global provider of smart IoT (Internet of Things) connectivity solutions, has launched Lantronix professional services to assist customers in the development and deployment of custom M2M applications and solutions. The range of services spans minor engineering to large, enterprise-level projects, including developing fully customised versions and deployments of

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Machine-to-machine service revenues to reach US$20bn by 2015 as equipment costs fall

Hampshire, UK, 5th February 2014 – A new report from Juniper Research has forecast that M2M service revenues will reach US$20 billion globally in 2015, as players across the M2M industry focus on simplifying the process of rolling out M2M for the end-user.

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Aeris announces availability of global M2M service platform for mobile network operators

Santa Clara, California, USA, February 5, 2014 – Aeris Communications, the Made for Machines™ technology and service provider, today announced the availability of Aeris GSP™, a global M2M service platform for mobile network operators.

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Does radio have a place in the M2M world?

(Blog) — In the last 12 months we have seen M2M communications make national headlines and this year will be no exception. More than three quarters of European mobile network operators will offer enabling technologies in 2014, according to research firm Frost and Sullivan, and M2M will continue to establish itself at the operational heart

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RacoWireless unveils OMS 3.0 M2M device management platform

Miami, Florida, USA – RacoWireless, a global M2M service provider, has unveiled the details of the latest version of its Omega Management Suite™ (OMS) platform, an award-winning device management platform that allows partners to control their connected solutions.

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Will smarter cities in China emerge from the haze and where will the funding come from?

(Event Review) — Steve Rogerson reports for M2M Now from the Advantech World Partner Conference in Suzhou, China, where there’s some doubt about how M2M growth will be achieved. 

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Installed base of cellular M2M devices in the retail industry to reach 33.3 million by 2018

Gothenburg, Sweden – The number of cellular M2M connections in the retail industry reached 18.4 million worldwide in 2013, according to a new research report from Berg Insight.

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GlobalPlatform welcomes Beijing HuaDa ZhiBao Electronic System Co.

Redwood City, California, USA – GlobalPlatform, the organisation which standardises the management of applications on secure chip technology, has welcomed Beijing HuaDa ZhiBao Electronic System Co. (BHZ) as an Observer Member.

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Maingate selected as senior partner by SEPD for £8.3m Ofgem-funded project in the Solent

London, UK. January 29, 2014 – Scottish and Southern Energy Power Distribution’s innovative Solent Achieving Value from Efficiency (SAVE) project has secured £8.3 million (€10.1 million) of funding from UK regulator, Ofgem’s Low Carbon Network Fund.

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Industrial Internet of Things via the vimana M2M platform

(Blog) — With the sudden interest in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), manufacturing has finally received the attention it deserves, says Thomas R. Cutler (pictured). After being neglected by computer technologists and innovators for over 15 years, manufacturing and industrial automation have not taken advantage of the latest advancements utilised from medical to media

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Encore Networks and Wyless announce free 60-day turn-key 4G LTE wireless M2M starter kit

Chantilly, Virginia and Boston, Massachusetts, USA, January 28, 2014 – Encore Networks, a leader in M2M solutions for fixed and wireless communications, and Wyless, the global M2M managed services provider, have announced a programme providing a turn-key 4G LTE wireless M2M starter kit.

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Multi-Tech Systems and Aeris Communications announce partnership

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, January 27, 2014 – Multi-Tech Systems, a leading provider of M2M products and services, has announced a partnership with Aeris Communications, the Made for Machines™ technology and service provider. The two have come together to provide a comprehensive suite of products and services for deploying IoT solutions globally.

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Kamstrup supplies smart meters to support the green transformation in Denmark

Skanderborg, Denmark – The Danish utility company Nord Energy has chosen Kamstrup as its supplier of 62,000 electricity smart meters. The deal means that all households in the supply area will be connected to the smart grid before the end of 2015.

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Parsec and Telit produce world’s lowest profile companion solution for GPS receiver and antenna

Raleigh, North Carolina and Plano, Texas, USA – Telit Wireless Solutions, a global provider of M2M solutions, products and services and Parsec Technologies Inc., a global supplier of advanced amplifier technology communications products, solutions, and services, have announced that a combination of the companies’ technologies has resulted in the world’s lowest profile companion solution for

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Hat trick of top ratings for Vodafone M2M

Newbury, UK , January 21, 2014 – For the third year in a row Vodafone’s Machine-to-Machine services topped the rankings in Analysys Mason’s independent M2M annual scorecard.

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u-blox launches TOBY-L2, the world’s fastest 4G LTE modules with 3G, 2G fallback

Thalwil, Switzerland – Swiss u-blox, a leading provider of wireless and positioning chips and modules, has introduced the TOBY-L2 and MPCI-L2 modem series, the company’s new line of ultra-compact LTE modules with UMTS/HSPA+ and GSM/EDGE, GPRS fallback.

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