Novatel Wireless Inc., a leading provider of intelligent wireless networking solutions and Numerex Corp, a leading single source provider of secure machine-to-machine (M2M) products and services, today announced an agreement to offer state-of-the-art, easy-to-use smart M2M solutions; bundling Numerex service platforms with Novatel Wireless Enfora smart devices.
Numerex network services and applications platform technologies will be bundled with Enfora smart solutions such as the recently announced Spider® AT and Spider® MT 2500 solutions for use in several M2M implementations. Novatel Wireless’ leadership in broadband mobile solutions including expertise in advanced wireless technology standards are expected to expand the range of capabilities used by both companies in serving their M2M customers.
“Novatel Wireless offers a wide range of industry-leading smart devices, based on a distributed and customizable architecture providing a link between an enterprise and its remote assets, which efficiently complement Numerex’s M2M platforms,” said Mark Weinzierl, President of Enfora, a Novatel Wireless company. “The combination of both companies’ expertise and products will result in true flexible, seamless and smart M2M solutions.”
The M2M ecosystem is evolving rapidly and customers are now looking for partners that can reduce complexity and accelerate time-to-market. The collaboration between Numerex and Novatel Wireless addresses this concern and aims at providing a one-stop-shop, seamless integrated solutions for M2M developers. It also fits very well within the framework of Numerex’s involvement in smart device standardization around the world.
“Numerex works closely with leading-edge technology partners in order to provide efficient, ready-to-implement M2M solutions. Bundling Numerex platforms with Novatel Wireless’ smart devices allows us to shortcut significantly the application development time,” said Stratton J. Nicolaides, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Numerex. “Our collaboration with Novatel Wireless, a recognized leader in innovative connectivity solutions, which sells to a diverse base of customers around the world, not only strengthens our technology offerings but also bolsters our competitive positioning.“