IoT connectivity minus the complexity for Transport and Telematics

Telematics solutions for commercial vehicles are one of the most established IoT applications and recent updates in the market are creating new opportunities and exponential growth in this area. However, connectivity for telematics applications has always been complex, due to the need for multiple global operator agreements, the difficulties created by applications that are remote

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Soracom adds native satellite support to global IoT connectivity platform

Soracom, Inc., a global provider of advanced IoT connectivity, has announced it has expanded its IoT connectivity offerings to include native support for satellite messaging capability, allowing SMBs, SMEs and enterprise customers to manage SatIoT connections and billing directly through the Soracom platform. This capability is now available on a Technical Preview basis, with support

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Tier-1 MNO awards multimillion-dollar award to Comtech for large messaging contract

3 October 2022 – Comtech, announced that it has been awarded a contract for over $30 million (€30.75 million) with a multinational data networking and telecommunications equipment company for their text messaging platform.

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T-Mobile debuts suite of connectivity bundles for smart cities, businesses

Bellevue, United States – T-Mobile unveiled advanced industry solutions, an end-to-end suite of connectivity, compute, devices, and applications needed to make smart cities, autonomous factories, and more, possible. Businesses and municipalities no longer have to wade through endless options of technology vendors because the un-carrier is bringing it all together.

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5 things you need from an IoT connectivity management system

Use this checklist to guide you as you search for an IoT connectivity management system that will allow you to ensure the right fit for your business needs.

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IoT devices have outstripped non-IoT connections – what’s next for IoT connectivity?

Global IoT connectivity is forever changed. In 2020, in spite of the pandemic, IoT connections in the form of connected cars, smart homes and connected industrial equipment to name a few, outstripped non-IoT connections, such as smartphones and laptops, for the first time.

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Berg Insight says global cellular IoT connections grew 22% to reach 2.1bn in 2021

Gothenburg, Sweden. 15 July 2022 – A new report from the IoT market research firm Berg Insight says that the global number of cellular IoT subscribers increased by 22% during 2021 to reach 2.1 billion. The major regional markets China, Western Europe and North America grew similarly during the year as the world recovered from

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Vodafone Business ranked as leading IoT roaming vendor in Juniper Research competitor leaderboard 2022

Hampshire, UK. 13 June 2022 – A new study from Juniper Research has found the global number of roaming IoT connections will increase from 300 million in 2022 to 1.8 billion by 2027; representing 500% growth.

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What is eSIM and how does it radically simplify IoT connectivity?

Embedded SIM (eSIM) has emerged as a means to free consumers and connected devices from the constraints of the traditional, plastic subscriber identification module (SIM) card by enabling an eSIM or an integrated SIM (iSIM) to be embedded into a device at the point of manufacture and shipped globally.

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Ericsson report addresses transport and logistics disruptions with ZF and Orange Belgium

Ericsson released a new Connected Truck Transport report in partnership with ZF, Orange Belgium, and Arthur D. Little. The report analyses the power of IoT connectivity to mitigate the complexities brought on by disruptions in the logistics supply chain, including soaring fuel prices, driver shortages, and governmental regulations.

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Kerlink gateways power LoRaWAN network in North Sea offshore wind-energy farm

Thorigne-Fouillard, France. 20 April 2022 – Kerlink, a specialist in solutions dedicated to the Internet of Things (IoT), announced that its Wirnet iStation gateways are helping to power multiple LoRaWAN networks in wind-energy parks, high above the North Sea in the Netherlands.

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Wyld launches sensor-to-satellite technology for global IoT connectivity

22 March 2022 – Wyld Networks has announced the availability of its new range of low-power, sensor-to-satellite LoRaWAN terminals and modules for IoT applications across areas where there is little or no alternative connectivity. The Wyld Connect hybrid devices can transfer data directly to terrestrial networks or through a network of Low Earth Orbiting (LEO)

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Nokia to enhance Alibaba Cloud’s enterprise edge cloud capabilities to speed up digital transformation

Espoo, Finland. 25 February 2022 – Nokia announced it is working with Alibaba Cloud, the digital technology and intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, to enhance enterprise edge cloud capabilities and allow companies to easily take advantage of reliable wireless industrial IoT connectivity. By integrating Nokia’s private wireless network solution within Alibaba Cloud’s service offering, enterprise

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Wyld Networks and TrakAssure to provide terrestrial and satellite IoT connectivity for the supply chain

22 February 2022 – Wyld Networks and TrakAssure LLC will integrate the Wyld Connect hybrid LoRaWAN satellite IoT connectivity solution into TrakAssure’s asset tracking IoT sensors for the supply chain market. The companies will also offer the joint end-to-end solution globally in other complementary IoT markets.

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Virtual Antenna changes the game for IoT connectivity

By 2030, it is estimated there will be more than 30 billion IoT devices worldwide, up from the 13 billion expected for 2021. Many companies are keen to make the most of this huge opportunity, but how can they design and develop IoT devices quickly and effectively, making best use of their existing resources while

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Key Considerations for Choosing Your IoT Connectivity Partner

To Meet the Challenges of Coverage and Scale, Global and Regional Deals for IoT Connectivity Are Becoming the Norm. Join us on October 6th at 4pm GMT | 11:00am EST, where Tom Rebbeck, Business Services and IoT, Analysys Mason will be joined by Nir Shalom, CEO floLIVE to discuss the growing need for regional and

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