Verizon to buy Hughes Telematics for its M2M tech


Wireless networking experiments

Wireless networking experiments
(Photo credit: hockeyshooter)

By Matt Hamblen – Verizon said it plans to extend Hughes Telematicswireless communications technology for vehicles and fleet management to the asset tracking, mobile health and home automation areas.

Hughes Telematics will operate as a subsidiary of Verizon and be run by its current Atlanta-based management team once the deal closes in the third quarter.

John Stratton, president of Verizon Enterprise Solutions, said Verizon plans to combine its global IP network, cloud, mobility and security systems with Hughes wireless service delivery technology. more> http://tinyurl.com/76l3q5a

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s