Tele2 and NetComm Wireless announce M2M / IoT deal

Tele2 AB and NetComm Wireless announced their machine-to-machine (M2M) / Internet of Things (IoT) agreement.

Their M2M initiative will focus on industry verticals such as industrial automation, security, smart cities and healthcare.

NetComm Wireless’ M2M / IoT devices will provide network connection and remote management components, enhancing operational and cost efficiencies by allowing businesses to monitor and control mission-critical equipment and valuable assets over the Tele2 network.

Rami Avidan, head of Tele2 M2M Global Solutions, said: “Tele2 set out to build partnerships that make it simple and viable for business customers to deploy M2M / IoT across their entire organization.”

NetComm Wireless’ 3G / 4G M2M devices feature a Software Development Kit (SDK) for customization and are equipped with industry standard protocols for remote device management capabilities. Business customers can troubleshoot, upgrade firmware and rollout new applications via the Tele2 network in real time.