Industry News

  1. PTC Completes Acquisition Of Axeda

    PTC (Nasdaq: PTC) today completed its acquisition of Axeda Corporation, a developer of solutions that securely connect machines and sensors to the cloud. Axeda's technology innovation, extensive customer base, and powerful partnerships directly complement the PTC ThingWorx business, and will accelerate PTC's ability to deliver best-in-class solutions to its customers in the Internet of Things era.

  2. Connected Management Mega-Trend Drives The Global Wireless M2M Market

    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 will increase by 21.0 percent in 2014 to reach 213.9 million at the year-end.

  3. Spireon Enters Agreement With National Purchasing Partners To Bring FleetLocate Local Fleet Management To Government Agencies

    Spireon, the leading M2M provider of mobile resource management (MRM) and business intelligence solutions, recently announced a strategic partnership with National Purchasing Partners that will allow local and state government agencies to access the benefits of Spireon’s FleetLocate Local Fleet Management solution.

  4. Motion® Secures CID2 Certification For F5 Rugged Tablet And EasyConnect UHF RFID Long-Range Reader

    Motion Computing announced today it has secured Class I, Division 2 (CID2) certification for the F5te Rugged Tablet & EasyConnect UHF RFID Long-Range Reader.   With CID2 certification, Motion F5te Rugged Tablets & EasyConnect RFID Long-Range Readers can be used in new environments, in new ways, such as streamlining inspections at oil and gas companies and improving plant safety and integrity across process manufacturing.

  5. Trimble, Telogis, And TomTom Top ABI Research’s Annual Commercial Telematics Competitive Assessment

    Trimble, Telogis, and TomTom are the top three players in the active commercial vehicle telematics market. Trimble continues to hold the top spot; its dominant market share is largely due to a mixture of organic growth and acquisition.

  6. Lockheed Martin Selects Apptricity Asset And Work Order Management Software Solutions

    Apptricity, provider of mobile enterprise software solutions, announced recently that the company has been selected by Lockheed Martin to provide asset management as well as work order management software solutions to C130J Super Hercules maintenance and aircrew training facilities.

  7. ATEK Access Technologies Receives Business Impact Award At 2014 M2M Evolution Conference

    ATEK Access Technologies has received a 2014 M2M Evolution Business Impact Award from TMC and Crossfire Media for its ATEK Service Platform.

  8. NetMotion Wireless Ups The Ante For Mobility Management With New Locality And Mobility Functionality

    NetMotion Wireless, provider of mobility management solutions for enterprises with mobile workforces, today announced enhanced functionality for its Locality Server 2.1, and the latest Mobility 10.51 software. Locality Server 2.1 can now export detailed, geo-tagged signal coverage and quality data for upload into GIS systems. It also provides tracking for GPS status, allowing organizations to identify faulty GPS devices, spot sub-optimal performance and monitor employee GPS usage. Mobility 10.51 provides an automatic update capability for the Mobility client on Windows devices. This service can also be used to install and update Locality agents on those Windows devices.

  9. New Sprint Business Brand Boldly Embraces A New Work Style

    How we work, the technology tools we use and the ways we collaborate with teams and co-workers are rapidly transforming in a workforce that will soon be dominated by Millennials.

  10. Brother Announces Apple AirPrint Compatibility for RuggedJet™ 4 Mobile Printer

    Brother Mobile Solutions, Inc. (BMS) a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brother International Corporation announced today that its RuggedJet™ 4 Wi-Fi handheld receipt and label printers now support Apple AirPrint™ wireless technology. AirPrint from Apple allows users to wirelessly print from iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® devices directly to RuggedJet 4 printers with ease. Brother Mobile Solutions, a premier provider of mobile and desktop thermal printing products, is proud to bring seamless integration and wireless printing to iOS users with this announcement.

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