VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) (TSX:SW) today announced that the company will be speaking and showcasing its solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) at CTIA Super Mobility 2016, September 7-9, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, NV.
IoT Open Hardware Workshop
Sierra Wireless and Richardson RFPD will host a breakfast and open hardware workshop on Wednesday, September 7, 8:00-11:00 AM at the Sands Expo, giving embedded developers the opportunity to play with the latest open-source IoT hardware and software platforms – mangOH™ Green sensor-to-cloud hardware platform powered by the Legato® Linux application framework. To register, visit: http://bit.ly/2c04t4b.
Speaking on the IoT/M2M Presentation Stage
Sierra Wireless' Brian Makarowski, Director, Market Development, will speak on the panel, “New Alternatives to Low Power Low Cost Connectivity" on Thursday, September 8, 12:00-13:10 PM, on the IoT/M2M Presentation Stage. For more details, visit: http://bit.ly/2bPBS2r.
CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards
The Sierra Wireless high performance AirLink MP70 LTE-Advanced Vehicle Router is a finalist for the CTIA E-Tech Awards in the Everything Good category, which showcases mobile products making a difference in society.
The MP70 delivers the industry’s highest performing vehicle area network (VAN) for mission critical applications in public safety, field services and transit. It is a purpose-built vehicle networking solution that allows multiple high-bandwidth applications to work simultaneously, more than 10 times faster and four times further from the vehicle than ever before. Mobile workers can communicate seamlessly from in and around their vehicles, allowing them to perform critical duties onsite more efficiently, and ultimately to save lives faster.
Created in 2006, the CTIA E-Tech Awards honor the industry's emerging, innovative and cutting-edge mobile services, solutions and technology. For the 10th year in a row, a select few will be given one of the industry’s highest honors by a panel of experts, media and analysts and celebrated at the awards ceremony at CTIA Super Mobility 2016. Winners will be announced on Thursday, September 8, at 2:00 PM in the Innovation Zone, booth 3715.
About Sierra Wireless
Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) is building the Internet of Things with intelligent wireless solutions that empower organizations to innovate in the connected world. We offer the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio of 2G, 3G and 4G embedded modules and gateways, seamlessly integrated with our secure cloud and connectivity services. OEMs and enterprises worldwide trust our innovative solutions to get their connected products and services to market faster. Sierra Wireless has more than 1,000 employees globally and operates R&D centers in North America, Europe and Asia. Visit www.sierrawireless.com for more information.
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