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TerraNet’s Technologies on Display at Mobile World Congress 2016

Pressmeddelande   •   Feb 29, 2016 12:32 CET

TerraNet Lund, Sweden- a world leader of proximity aware solutions has proudly collaborated with Qualcomm Atheros, Inc. to demonstrate Wi-Fi-based context aware connectivity at Mobile World Congress 2016. Last week inside of Qualcomm’s public booth in Hall 3, TerraNet’s Wi-Fi based proximity solutions running on Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. mobile platforms were on display.

Proximal connectivity enables new paradigms and use cases for smartphones, tablets, PCs and IOT devices. Consumers can now automatically discover users and services, based on context and proximity and seamlessly exchange pictures, videos, and other media in a standardized and power efficient way, utilizing variety of wireless technologies including GPS (location), Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and LTE-Direct. A whole new class of emerging social, commercial and gaming experiences are now on the horizon thanks to proximal connectivity services.

TerraNet offers customers early access to a broad array of Wi-Fi proximity applications for development or customization in the gaming, social, media sharing and educational spaces. TerraNet’s feature rich middleware offers seamless connectivity across various radio technologies (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth® Smart, LTE) and delivers robust session and presence management to multiple participants. TerraNet has the history and domain expertise to help customers accelerate their deployment of proximity aware products.

“We are extremely honored to be working with Qualcomm Atheros to showcase live demonstration of Wi-Fi based proximal connectivity technology at Mobile World Congress 2016.” says Par-Olof Johannesson, CEO of TerraNet.

“Wi-Fi is one of the key technologies in our comprehensive context aware connectivity solutions that combine GNSS, WWAN, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth/Bluetooth Smart, inertial sensors and Visible Light Communication (VLC), to enable new and compelling use cases. TerraNet middleware is an important partner in demonstrating our vision and comprehensive set of context aware connectivity solutions at Mobile World Congress,” says Cormac Conroy, Vice President of Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

TerraNet is headquartered in Lund, Sweden with sales offices in the US, Sweden, Asia and India. A recognized leader in proximity awareness connectivity, TerraNet offers customers access to our extensive experience in Wi-Fi Aware, 802.11s Mesh, Bluetooth Smart protocols combined with proximity aware applications and connectivity middleware.

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Email your inquiries to, phone at +46 46 286 34 90 or
CEO Par-Olof Johannesson at + 46 70 742 50 18

Qualcomm Atheros, Inc. and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. are subsidiaries of Qualcomm Incorporated.