Smart grid provider turns to CyanConnode Omni IoT technology to provide flexible, cost effective communications platform

HM Power, a system integrator based in Sweden, provides smart metering and smart grid solutions to virtually all Swedish utilities. The company has an established customer base of approximately 650,000 smart meters and now has approximately 30% of the Ring Main Unit and advanced fault indication equipment market in Sweden. Following a Parliamentary Bill mandating

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Narrative, Ngenic, Tinitell and EWA Solutions join the Swedish IoT Alliance SMSE

The Swedish Alliance for IoT Entrepreneurs (SMSE) has welcomed four new members: Narrative, Ngenic, Tinitell and EWA Solutions. The latest expansion brings SMSE to 48 members and 14 partners and indicates a growing and fully-functioning IoT ecosystem in Sweden.

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Installed base of wireless M2M devices in the oil and gas industry expected to reach 0.43 million by 2016

Gothenburg, Sweden. November 21, 2012 – According to new research from analysts Berg Insight, the number of devices with cellular or satellite connectivity deployed in oil and gas applications worldwide was 164,000 at the end of 2011. It is growing at a compound annual growth rate of 21.5%,

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ICT vendors to benefit from regulatory changes in the EU energy market, says Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan will host a web conference entitled “Smart Grid Deployment Framework in the EU – How ICT Vendors Can Benefit from Regulatory Changes” on Tuesday, 27 November 2012, at 14.00 GMT.

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Telenor Connexion promotes Larsson to USA Country Manager

Stockholm, Sweden. August 7, 2012 — Telenor Connexion AB has appointed a new Country Manager for its growing activities in the USA. Gwenn Bjornstad Larsson (pictured) is to take up the position with effect from August 15.

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Volvo and partners test driverless 'road train' on a Spanish motorway

Barcelona, Spain — Volvo and five international partners have achieved a world first by testing a ‘road train’ comprising a Volvo XC60, a V60 and an S60 plus one truck automatically driving in convoy over a 200km (125 mile) route. The road train was successfully driven last week on a public motorway in Spain among

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Acal BFi and TeliaSonera announce wireless M2M partnership

Acal BFi, a division of Acal plc (FTSE: ACL), has been selected to join the TeliaSonera Global M2M Services Partnership Programme. Under the programme, Acal BFi will provide hardware and product solutions for applications in the fast growing wireless M2M market place throughout Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark.

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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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NFC-enabled handset shipments reached 30 million units in 2011

Gothenburg, Sweden. March 26, 2012 – According to a new research report by Berg Insight, global sales of handsets featuring Near Field Communication (NFC) increased ten-fold in 2011 to 30 million units. Growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 87.8%, shipments are forecast to reach 700 million units in 2016.

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CETECOM and Wireless System Integration offer one-stop turnkey service creation and roll-out support

Essen, Germany and Kista, Sweden. February 22, 2012 – CETECOM and WSI Wireless System Integration announced today that they are partnering to offer one-stop turnkey solutions starting from early product feasibility evaluations up to global market entry strategies.

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A1 Telekom Austria deploys Agama's end-to-end IPTV quality assurance system

A1 Telekom Austria, IPTV, quality monitoring, Embedded Monitoring, Agama Technologies, Linköping, Sweden, end-to-end, service distribution, deployment, service quality, customer satisfaction,

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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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