nPhase and Avnet Applied Computing Solutions Tackle M2MBy Carol Ellison | Print
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Avnet Applied Computing Solutions and nPhase will collaborate on a new wireless M2M infrastructure solution.Avnet Applied Computing Solutions, a specialized integrator of single-purpose computing solutions, and nPhase, a machine-to-machine (M2M) technology company, will collaborate on a new wireless M2M solution.
The joint solution will combine both companies' software engineering, solution design, system integration, life-cycle management and monitoring services into a single wireless offering. The companies announced the new solution at National Manufacturing Week 2004 in Chicago this week.
"Combining nPhase's enterprise-class M2M technology and its 7x24 operations center with Avnet Applied Computing Solutions' technology integration and interface development capabilities provides manufacturers with a seamless M2M solution for a variety of end-user environments," said Troy Blanchette, senior vice president, Avnet Applied Computing Solutions. "Through this alliance, Avnet Applied Computing Solutions can now not only provide our customers with custom M2M computing technology, but we can also help them operate and service the complete solution."