Telefonica Expands M2M Services to Three More Countries
Published on: 13th Feb 2014
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Telef nica has announced that its Smart M2M Solution is now available in Argentina, Chile and Mexico.
The same management platform was launched in Spain and Brazil last year, and is an in-house product, developed by Telefónica's R&D in collaboration with Ericsson.
There is a huge variety of connected machines serving different proposes: energy meters, vehicles, buildings, etc. Most of them, provided with an M2M connection that has to be managed and controlled.
Telefónica's Smart M2M Solution incorporates features such as real-time monitoring of traffic type, volume and current consumption, technical supervision of lines (maps of connected devices, advanced diagnostics) and localization. It also offers fraud detection functionalities, including the ability to restrict communications between a list of given devices and the option to establish traffic caps.
"Telefónica is aware of the potential of M2M technologies in the support of local business development. With this in mind, we have matched our technical expertise with our local knowledge to offer our customers from Argentina and Chile a flexible platform that provides them with useful tools, giving them a precise view of their business processes," said Carlos Morales, Director of M2M at Telefónica Digital.