Anglia M2M has announced a new authorised distribution agreement with Swedish based wireless company connectBlue, strengthening its support for all the popular wireless communications standards. A leading provider of wireless solutions, connectBlue offers ready to use modules supporting Bluetooth®, Wireless LAN and ZigBee.
“All connectBlue modules are fully certified and utilize the same standard interface for compatibility over product generations and across wireless technologies. This means our customers can grow together with us over time,” commented Martin Engdahl, connectBlue Director of Sales. “Right now, we are in a very expansive phase which will be enhanced by our new partnership with Anglia M2M. We expect continued growth in the use of wireless based technology in new and evolving markets, and Anglia is the ideal distribution partner to develop these opportunities.”
Andrew Pockson, Divisional Marketing Manager, Anglia said: “The addition of connectBlue to Anglia M2M significantly enhances our ability to supply and support our customers with wireless modules and solutions. The use and implementation of wireless based machine-to-machine applications is increasing, and we fully expect to develop design-in opportunities in a wide range of both traditional and innovative application areas with connectBlue’s solutions and products.”
Founded in 2000, and providing support for wireless applications in demanding industrial and commercial environments, connectBlue’s wireless expertise encompasses Bluetooth® technology, Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n, ZigBee/IEEE 802.15.4, wireless serial and Ethernet port adapters and NFC (near-field communication).
Launched in October 2009, Anglia M2M has a line-up of 15 market leading suppliers including Cinterion, Fastrax and Telegesis as well as connectBlue. It offers embedded wireless communications modules and components supporting all of the major wireless communications standards in common use for machine-machine communications today. Alongside Cinterion GSM and GPRS modules, Fastrax GPS and Telegesis ZigBee technology, it offers best in class WiFi, WiMAX, Bluetooth, and Ethernet solutions as well as powerline communications and other supporting products. A full range of antennas from CTi and Antenova is also included in the range. Anglia M2M customers are offered these integrated technologies backed by in-depth technical and logistical support. To complete the service to M2M customers, Anglia M2M offers Data SIM card and tailor-made airtime solutions.