Cinterion launches Multimode M2M Module

On Verizon Wireless Network for Global Voice and Data Communications

Cinterion, Gemalto’s machine-to-machine (M2M) business segment and a global leader in cellular M2M communication technology, announces the launch of PXS8. The new product is the first industrial-grade multimode M2M module to enable global roaming for voice and data communications.

The new module opens up new business opportunities for global enterprises looking to launch M2M solutions on Verizon Wireless’ network. Developed for use on Verizon Wireless network and its international roaming partners, the new module supports both global 2G and 3G standards, eliminating the need for multiple designs for worldwide M2M solutions. Verizon’s M2M customers can now benefit from moving 3G service across the Verizon Wireless networks and abroad with one M2M module and one solution design.

Cinterion PXS8 M2M module offering global high-speed connectivity and a surface mount, ultra-slim form factor, the PXS8 is ideal for data rich and space constrained M2M applications such as industrial PDAs, global tracking and tracing, video surveillance or onboard vehicle Internet solutions. With the latest long-life chipset technology and a footprint prepared for forthcoming LTE modules, the new module provides a flexible path to the future for M2M applications requiring next-generation LTE mobile broadband connectivity.

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Source: M2M WorldNews