Maingate’s CEO Baard Eilertsen is the latest to join M2M Now’s Editorial Advisory Board

Stockholm, Sweden & Kings Hill, Kent, UK. December 18, 2011 — M2M Now has appointed another leading figure from the world of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications to join its Editorial Advisory Board with immediate effect. Baard Eilertsen, president and CEO of M2M service provider Maingate, has accepted

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TIA’s first smart device communications specification released

Claiming that this will lay the foundation for future architectural and IP-enabled application adoption across the M2M sector, The Telecommunications Industry Association’s (TIA)

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Axeda and ClearConnex announce new partnership

Axeda Corporation and ClearConnex have announced that they are joining forces to address improving the efficiency of deploying wireless, M2M solutions.

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Isis chooses Gemalto to deploy mobile payment and NFC services in the US

Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture between AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless, has selected digital security service provider, Gemalto to secure its mobile commerce platform.

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Medical Centre uses smart phones to monitor heart patients at home

Flagstaff Medical Centre, Arizona USA (FMC) has enrolled its first patient into a ground breaking new program, Care Beyond Walls and Wires, an initiative that will extend the care of patients beyond the walls of the hospital or doctor’s office.

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CSL and Jasper Wireless announce new strategic partnership

CSL, the Hong Kong based provider of mobile services, and Jasper Wireless have today announced a strategic agreement to connect and support

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Gemalto reported to be bidding for SensorLogic platform and IP after 'new investor' baulks at $4m funding

Boston, Massachusetts & London, UK. December 12, 2011 — As first reported by M2M Now on Saturday 10 December, sources within SensorLogic have confirmed that investors in the Boston-based company have declined to extend additional funding to the company. Staff have been laid off and its operations have been closed down, writes Jeremy Cowan. SensorLogic

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Rumours surround the future of SensorLogic, but company declines to comment

Boston, Massachusetts & London, UK. December 10, 2011 — Following reports reaching M2M Now on Tuesday 6 December, that investors in Boston-based SensorLogic had declined to extend additional funding to the company, we have tried repeatedly to obtain an on-the-record comment but so far without success, writes Jeremy Cowan.

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Three and Macheen to enable "out of the box" 3G device connectivity

Three UK has signed an agreement with Macheen Inc., a global cloud service provider for connected devices. The Macheen platform is now available, with individual device manufacturers pending but yet to be announced.

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Parents to keep tabs on baby with wirelessly connected pyjamas

If you’re tired of losing sleep because you can’t take your eye off of the baby monitor, some much needed rest is on the way. AT&T and Exmovere have announced an agreement to wirelessly enable Exmovere’s patented biosensor baby pyjamas, Exmobaby.

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Numerex receives Frost & Sullivan's 2011 competitive strategy leadership award

Numerex Corp, the M2M products and services provider, have announced that Frost & Sullivan has presented them with the 2011 North American Competitive Strategy Leadership Award

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Mall of America saves time and money with smart meter upgrade

Lantronix, a global provider of smart connectivity technology, and Quadlogic, a provider of Power Line Communications metering technology, has announced that the Mall of America has upgraded its smart metering systems

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Network performance dashboards for CxOs on the go

Astellia, a provider of monitoring products for the optimisation of mobile network Quality of Service (QoS), has unveiled its new C-Sight application for smartphones and tablets.

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SkyBitz acquisition by Telular creates “largest pure player asset tracking company in the world”

Telular Corporation has announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement to acquire SkyBitz, Inc. They claim that the combined companies will create the largest “pure player” asset tracking and management company in the world.

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Qualcomm launches mobile health company and new cloud medical data platform

Qualcomm has announced a new subsidiary, Qualcomm Life, to focus on remote health management, and a new cloud platform called 2net for transferring biometric data.

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Siemens to acquire eMeter to enhance Smart Grid offering

Siemens Industry, Inc. will buy eMeter Corporation this month, subject to necessary approvals and customary closing conditions. The parties will not disclose the terms of the agreement.

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