Telit Special Report: Enabling more future-proof M2M solutions…

Telit’s portfolio of cellular and short-range RF* M2M modules was recently enhanced by the acquisition of Navman Wireless OEM, a leader in GPS technology. The combined product total now numbers more than 60 modules, making it the most comprehensive range on the market. The company is therefore able to help create even more future-proof solutions

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DN2K launches Virtual Operations Centre for remote management of critical M2M systems

Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA – DN2K, a developer of machine-to-machine (M2M) remote monitoring and management systems, has announced its Virtual Operations Centre (VOC) capability for critical business and industrial systems.

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Telefónica and Avea agree to co-operate globally in M2M business

Madrid, Spain & Istanbul, Turkey. April 11, 2012 – Telefónica, through its Telefónica Digital unit, and the Turkish mobile operator Avea, part of Turk Telekom group, have agreed jointly to develop business opportunities in M2M.

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ACCESS to power Samsung Optical SMART Hub for connected devices

Oberhausen, Germany. April 12, 2012 – ACCESS Co., Ltd., a software provider to the mobile, “beyond-PC” and digital TV markets, today announced that Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a leader in digital consumer electronics, has selected NetFront™ Living Connect to provide its Optical SMART Hub optical disc drive with connectivity to DLNA Certified® devices.

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Global M2M subscriber base now exceeds 100 million after major growth in China, say analysts

Gothenburg, Sweden. April 10, 2012 – According to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight, the global number of mobile network connections used for wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) communication increased by 37% in 2011 to reach 108.0 million.

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Big opportunities for connectivity chip suppliers from forecast 400m ‘smart home energy management’ devices

Wellingborough, UK – In the next five years, around 400 million ‘smart home energy management’ devices will be shipped globally, according to a new study from IMS Research, a leading analyst firm recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS).

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NFC Forum N-Mark showing strong momentum

April 05, 2012 WAKEFIELD, Mass.—The NFC Forum a non-profit industry association that advances the use of Near Field Communication (NFC), today announced that a growing number of companies are displaying the N-Mark, the universal symbol and touchpoint for NFC, on smart posters, tags and media, promotional materials, and websites.

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Sensus to acquire 15% of Navetas and exclusive licence for USA

Ipswich, UK – Wednesday 4th April 2012: Navetas Energy Management has secured £5m in strategic investment from Sensus, a leading utility infrastructure company offering smart meters and communication systems for the electric, gas and water industries. The investment deal will see Sensus acquire a 15% stake in Navetas and an exclusive licence agreement for Navetas

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Telogis acquires Maptuit business

Fifth acquisition in three years, coupled with strong organic growth, solidifies Telogis’ position as one of the fastest growing enterprise Software-as-a-Service providers of location-based intelligence solutions.

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RACO Wireless unveils new tool for its M2M partners: Omega Call Centre Service

RACO Wireless offers 24/7 “managed” call centre services to its M2M partners

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New Report: The Satellite M2M Market 2012-2016

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “The Satellite M2M Market 2012-2016” report to their offering.

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AT4 wireless Laboratories announces the first NFC Forum device certification

Malaga, Spain — Sony RC-S380 NFC device achieves the first NFC Forum certification using AT4 wireless as its testing partner.

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Maingate announces opening of London office

Maingate, one of the world’s first service operators to specialise in connecting people, machines, and information has announced the opening of their London office located on the Old Marylebone Road.

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CEO in Video: M2M focused partnerships

Dan McDuffie, CEO of Wyless, talks strategic M2M focused partnerships by the Tier 1 operators and what that means for vendors in the market

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Cash-strapped Comverge agrees acquisition by HIG Capital for US$49m

Norcross, Georgia, USA – Comverge, Inc. (Nasdaq:COMV), a provider of Intelligent Energy Management systems for residential, commercial and industrial customers, has agreed to be acquired by Peak Merger Corp., an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC.

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Wyless appointed a CradlePoint Diamond Partner

Boston – 29th March 2012 – Wyless, a leading global M2M managed services provider, today announced that it has been appointed a CradlePoint Diamond Partner.

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