The modern M2M communication offers new business opportunities and connections between consumers and producers. It allows enables communication between wireless and wired systems. In recent M2M news, Telefónica Digital, one of the largest private telecommunications companies in the world, has introduced Smart M2M, its new best-in-class, Web-based platform for the connectivity, management and control of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications.
This solution has been launched to establish connection among machines – from cars to consumer electronic devices connected via SIM cards – where the management and visibility of these lines becomes essential.
This new smart, reliable, flexible M2M solution is developed by Telefónica’s R&D teams.
Furthermore, this Smart M2M Solution is equipped with advanced 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 innovative fraud detection functionalities, including the ability to restrict communications between a list of given devices or the possibility to establish traffic caps.
This new solution will ultimately enable Telefónica to serve both global and local customers.
Smart M2M Solution also offers customers a service adapted to their local needs, where clients can benefit from customer support in their local language as well as over a locally maintained network.
Carlos Morales, director of M2M and Cloud at Telefónica Digital, said in a statement, “The visibility and management of machine-to-machine communications is a vital component of any successful deployment, by matching our technical expertise and experience in M2M with our local knowledge, we have been able to develop a simple and flexible platform that can give our customers a complete and precise view of their business processes.”
Local SIM cards can be used and data can be confined to the country allowing compliance with local regulation.
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Edited by Allison Boccamazzo