Secure machine-to-machine (M2M) products and services provider Numerex Corp. says its Location-Based Services (LBS) platform targets enterprises that need scalable solutions for monitoring, tracking and recovering a wide variety of mobile assets.

The LBS platform is built on Numerex FAST (the company’s horizontal service delivery platform that includes Network as a Service [Numerex NaaS] that manages disparate wireless connectivity options) and Platform as a Service (Numerex PaaS) that enables data consolidation, manipulation, and delivery; and Software as a Service (Numerex SaaS) that provides intelligent Web-based applications.

The platform includes such key features as:

>> "Slap and Map" simplicity: Tracking devices can be installed, activated and visible on a mapping application.
>>  Satellite and cellular options: Connectivity is tailored to meet budget and geographic needs.
>>  Motion Alert: Users know when the asset goes into motion and can track its movement.

"The cost of setting up and deploying a solution requiring cellular or satellite coverage used to break the business model except for very high value assets. With our new LBS platform, users can show a return on investment even for assets worth only a few thousand dollars," comments Darren Koenig, vice president/Marketing and Products.

The Daily

Subscribe

Mediacom Shows Off 10G Smart Home in Iowa

Folks got a first look at what a future with 10G could look like last week at Mediacom’s 10G Smart Home in Ames, Iowa.

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up