MAN Middle East and Africa Partners with Microlise to launch next generation telematics solution

MAN Truck & Bus has announced that it is to launch a next generation telematics solution, based on the Microlise platform, for customers in the Middle East and Africa.

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Mixed picture for IoT projects over next six months, says IoT M2M Council

A quarterly survey of 140 executives that self-identify as buyers of products and services for the Internet of Things (IoT) shows a mixed picture for the near-term sales of hardware, software, connectivity, and services in the nascent technology sector.

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1248 joins ARM to drive IoT market amid plans to launch new IoT device manager at ARM TechCon

1248 has joined the ARM® mbed™ Partner Ecosystem and announced that its new automated,Internet of Things (IoT) device management solution will be launched at the ARM TechCon event in Silicon Valley in November.

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Embedded car OEM telematics subscribers to reach 153 million worldwide by 2020, says Berg Insight

According to a new research report by Berg Insight, the number of telematics service subscribers using embedded systems will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 39.9% from 20.5 million subscribers at the end of 2014 to 153.4 million subscribers at the end of 2020.

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Car OEM telematics leads IoT segments and generates $60 bn service revenues in 2020-says ABI

While 4G networks would be preferred by automakers to power the connected car, it is 3G networks that will carry the data driving the majority of its global telematics and infotainment services revenues. In fact, it will be after 2020 that 4G becomes the leading connection technology for OEM telematics revenues.

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Masternaut building real world OEM fuel economy database

Masternaut, a leading provider of fleet telematics solutions, has announced that it is developing a database of real world Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) fuel economy figures, to provide fleets with accurate fuel usage per vehicle to assist with whole life cost management.

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congatec presents first µQseven computer modules

congatec AG, a technology company for embedded computer modules, single board computers (SBCs) and embedded design and manufacturing (EDM) services, is extending its product portfolio for the most popular Qseven standard by now offering Computer-on-Modules in the 40 mm x 70 mm sub-credit-card µQseven format.

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Giesecke & Devrient teams up with IBM on new connected vehicle cryptographic security

Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) and IBM are teaming up to work on a new connected vehicle security solution with the intent to make car hacks much more difficult in the future. The new crypto chip and key solution is being showcased first at IAA International Automobile Fair in Frankfurt, Germany from September 17 to 27.

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AT4 wireless completes testing of first ULE certified devices worldwide

AT4 wireless, the Certification Laboratory and Qualification Body for the Ultra Low Energy (ULE) Certification Program, has announced the certification of first ULE devices worldwide.

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Smart watch market evolves as tech vendors help OEMs grab a piece of the ‘wearable’ action

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain. March 2, 2015 — Delegates at #MWC15 are being saturated with messages about wearable tech, not least smart watches. This year however, says Jeremy Cowan, there’s a genuine effort to address the challenges they face, such as poor design, limited functionality, battery life, and high cost.

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Global M2M Association and Ericsson demonstrate connectivity solution for IoT

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and the Global M2M Association (GMA), a cooperation of six international tier-one operators (Deutsche Telekom, Orange, TeliaSonera, Telecom Italia Mobile, Bell Canada and SoftBank) in the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) market, will showcase their new Multi-Domestic Service at Mobile World Congress 2015. The solution has been implemented already by Orange, TeliaSonera and Bell Canada.

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Accelerate IoT development through simulation

The IoT is irrevocably changing product development. Corporate value propositions and business models are becoming increasingly linked to the connectivity of their products. However, the multi-faceted product and service opportunities offered by the IoT is also presenting enterprises and OEMs with a range of new and augmented development challenges. Organisations are struggling to develop new,

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Monnit releases new, value priced International Cellular Gateways for wireless sensors

Monnit Corporation has announced the release of new International M2M cellular gateways for wireless sensors. In order to meet the needs of International customers, Monnit is introducing new, low-cost International cellular gateways. The gateways feature 3G (GSM/UMTS) or 2G (GSM/GPRS) cellular technologies allowing for operation on a majority of the cellular networks.

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Sequans and Ecrio Deliver VoLTE Solution

4G chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A. and Ecrio Inc. provider of 4G LTE real time communications client solutions for the mobile industry, have developed a joint solution integrating Ecrio’s operator-certified FlexIMS™ Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and SMS over IMS client software with Sequans’ LTE chipset platforms. As part of an ongoing product development activity with a

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nomos system introduces Internet of Things automation solution to connect any device to the World

nomos system AG, a patented Internet of Things (IoT) automation software platform, has announced three products that provide companies and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) with a seamless portal into the IoT market. nomos breaks down the barrier of incompatible technologies, giving businesses and consumers alike the full advantage of automation and IoT.

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M2M DataSmart Development Lab expands support for IoT markets

In response to growing demand for IoT development and support, M2M DataSmart has launched its IoT Development Lab for making the ‘concept-to-commercialisation’ process easier in the SMB, Entrepreneurial Startup and Original Equipment Manufacturer community. The DataSmart ‘DevLab’ will provide options for hardware and network services, along with application (development) support at a cost effective, one-stop

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