Swedish M2M

Connode and Evothings join the Swedish M2M Service Enabler alliance

Press Release   •   Oct 13, 2013 15:43 EDT

Stockholm, October 13, 2013: With Connode and Evothings now joining the Swedish M2M Service Enabler alliance (SMSE) it now counts 16 members and 5 sponsors.  

Swedish M2M Service Enablers was founded in March 2012 to educate the market of the importance of M2M Service Enablement, to promote Sweden as the place to look for M2M Service Enablement solutions and to promote the members of the alliance. 

"Our joint efforts at M2M Summit in Düsseldorf was well received and built further momentum for our alliance", says Magnus Melander, CEO at B3 Connect Compute and founder of SMSE. "Connode's wireless mesh solution and Evothings extensive know-how in mobile applications brings great additional value to the alliance and our customers", continues Mr Melander. 

The message promoted by SMSE is that M2M Service Enablement is the key to a prospering M2M industry and that Service Enablers need to be specialized in the increasingly competitive market. 

At the Swedish annual mobile industry Gala event last year was a new M2M category for the Golden Mobile Award created. The SMSE member Springwork won the award 2012 and this year Maingate and Connode are among the nominees for the award. SMSE is also nominated for the best mobile initiative award 2013.  

"Our alliance stands stronger than ever and we continue our mission to make Sweden the obvious place to go to for specialized M2M Service Enablement", concludes Melander. 

After the most recent expansion the alliance has sixteen members and five sponsors: 

  • Kombridge
  • Info24
  • Possio
  • Maingate
  • Crossbreed
  • Springworks
  • Episcope
  • Tritech 
  • Infracontrol 
  • Fridat
  • Vinnter
  • WSI
  • CSL Connect
  • Connode
  • Evothings
  • B3 Connect Compute

Sponsors of Swedish M2M Service Enablers: 

  • Net1
  • Tele2
  • Telenor Connexion
  • TeliaSonera
  • Swedish Mobile Association (SMA)

Swedish M2M Services Enablers (SMSE) is a joint activity between a number of Swedish companies active in M2M Services Enablement. The purpose is to educate the market on the needs of robust, scalable and innovative M2M Services Enablement solutions, to promote Sweden as a rich source of M2M solutions and to promote the participating companies internationally vis-à-vis potential customers, partners, influencers and investors. For more information please visit www.swedishm2m.se or contact Magnus Melander, magnus.melander@b3it.se or +46 70 230 72 51.