Teleena Signs IoT Contract with Tvilight for Smart City Street Lightning
Nieuwegein, May 23, 2016 – Teleena, a global IoT enabler supports Tvilight with the international roll-out of their smart streetlights products. As market leader in wireless controls and remote management of outdoor (street) lights, Tvilight needed an IoTpartner that is not only experienced in delivering global data connectivity but also has the flexibility to support new business models, new networks and work side by side on further innovations in the Smart City space. Through this partnership Tvilight is enabled to provide a complete connected range of Smart City solutions regardless of geography.
According to Ceo Chintan Shah of Tvilight “Our ambitions in Smart City development requires partners that are capable in and willing to enable the necessary building blocks to Tvilight. Teleena offers us a full stack from global data connectivity against local rates, to a state of the art IoT management platform for managing the connectivity and connected devices. These capabilities are essential forboth our national and cross-border activities.”
Teleena’s CEO Timo Smit says “I am proud that an innovative company like Tvilight has chosen Teleena for its IoT activities. This proves that the focus we have on continuous technological improvement is recognised and appreciated by the market. Our IoT management platform is of immediate added value to innovative companies like Tvilight”.
Teleena is a global IoT and MVNO enabler headquartered in the Netherlands, with regional offices in United Kingdom and Dubai. Teleena has been enabling companies with IoT and Mobility ambitions since 2007 with a broad portfolio of products and services and currently operates more than 1 million devices worldwide.
Teleena is offering a full stack in the Internet-of-Things Realm. This stack will facilitate setup and management of communication channels between device and network. Besides an 8+ years’ experience in GSM 3G/4G Data connectivity, Teleena is also embracing new communications channels, such as WIFI-Eap,LoRa, Sigfox, Narrowband-IOT,etc.. This makes the Teleena IoT stack truly communication agnostic.
Additionally Teleena will facilitate market adaptation and increase time-to-market for both existing and new devices. Teleena’s offering include a carrier-grade, highly redundant Real-time Online Charging System, allowing the calculation of various wholesale and end-user ratings. Handy not only for the rating of the communications costs, but also allowing for Payload Rating. This will help embrace and adapt new business model for most challenging IoT endeavours. Teleena will actively help avoiding any IoT Bill Shock.
Time to Market is also decreased by offering a bi-directional device management, offering device SDK’s for various IoT platforms. This platform will auto-discover devices and provide cutting-edge graphical tools to create status and overview of all the IoT devices.
Tvilight is the high-tech company specializing in wireless networks and sensor technologies. Our core strength lies in intelligent outdoor lighting and Smart City applications. Tvilight is currently running projects in more than 30 cities in The Netherlands, and in more than ten countries around the world. Among our end-customers are cities and municipalities, infrastructure operators, and businesses with large outdoor facilities. We install our networks in residential and historical districts, industrial areas and parking lots, on highways and train stations, and anywhere else where quality outdoor lights are needed.
Founded in 2012 in the Netherlands, Tvilight has been strengthened by a seed investment from Ponooc B.V.
Ponooc is a member of the Pon family of companies which also includes Pon Holdings (www.pon.com)
We offer wireless lighting solutions that are reliable, scalable and meet the evolving energy and environmental requirements of cities around the world. Our products are intelligent and run on open standards—thus serving as an excellent platform for additional Smart City devices and applications.
Our lighting solutions work on a patented presence-detecting technology. By connecting other sensors on top of the lighting network, you can harness the power of big data for the better traffic management, environmental control, enhanced security, and more.
With Tvilight, street lights turn into a powerful data gathering network, bringing you closer to a city that is smart, connected and controllable.