Menu

M2M FEATURE NEWS

Deutsche Telekom and Digi International Bring M2M SIM Management to the iDigi Device Cloud

By Rory Lidstone October 15, 2012

Digi International, provider of a broad range of wireless products, recently partnered with Deutsche Telekom, enabling easy access and control of remote devices used in machine-to-machine (M2M) applications in Europe. To accomplish this, Digi will integrated Deutsche Telekom's industrial-grade SIM cards into its wireless gateways and routers, while incorporating M2M SIM management into the iDigi Device Cloud.

Digi's M2M solutions are used in various applications, including connecting and monitoring remote assets such as storage tanks, vehicle fleets and solar power arrays, to name a few. As such, the company's solutions are designed to resist rough weather, movement, vibrations and extreme temperature.

Meanwhile, Deutsche Telekom's special M2M Form Factor SIM chips were designed to offer reliable usage under extreme weather and temperature conditions. Furthermore, these SIMs are soldered into place, eliminating the risk of coming loose during transit.

“We believe that with Digi’s unique wireless gateways and Deutsche Telekom’s MFF SIMs specifically designed for industrial usage, customers get the most reliable service on the market,” said Jürgen Hase, head of Deutsche Telekom’s M2M Competence Center. “With the implementation of our M2M Service Portal into the iDigi Cloud there is also full access to all necessary registration and maintenance in one place, ensuring a convenient user experience.”

Digi International's iDigi Device Cloud platform recently won "Best Overall Platform" at the Battle of the Platforms contest during the M2M Evolution conference in Austin, Texas. The platform is secure and scalable, meeting the highest standards of reliability. The accompanying iDigi Connector software allows any device to integrate seamlessly with the iDigi Device Cloud, providing instant connectivity.

Coupled with Deutsche Telekom's SIM chips, the iDigi Device Cloud platform will allow customers to manage both devices and SIM cards from one central location.

Digi International is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth quarter and full year 2012 earnings results on the first of November.




Edited by Brooke Neuman

IoTevolutionworld Contributing Writer

SHARE THIS ARTICLE
Related Articles

MultiTech LoRaWAN Connects Access Point to Actility ThingPark Platform

By: Ken Briodagh    2/24/2017

Multi-Tech Systems, a global manufacturer of M2M and IoT devices, has announced that its new MultiConnect Conduit AP Access Point for LoRa Technology …

Read More

GetWireless Offers Peplink/Pepwave to North American Resellers

By: Ken Briodagh    2/23/2017

According to a recent announcement, GetWireless has added its Peplink/Pepwave family of products to its portfolio of cellular IoT solutions for value-…

Read More

Healthcare: AT&T Partners with Zywie for Remote Cardiac Monitors

By: Ken Briodagh    2/23/2017

In a recent announcement, AT&T and Zywie have set out to improve healthcare and help physicians diagnose and treat patients with cardiovascular diseas…

Read More

Affirmed Networks Announces Virtualized IoT Solution for Mobile Operators

By: Ken Briodagh    2/22/2017

New Affirmed Networks end-to-end solution provides NB-IoT connectivity and service enablement platform for delivering profitable IoT services.

Read More

Unified Office Adds Operations Performance Suite to its Hybrid Cloud Service

By: Ken Briodagh    2/14/2017

Unified Office, a leading managed services provider offering reliable hybrid cloud-based virtual communications services and business analytics, recen…

Read More