Nieuwegein, The Netherlands, 09 May 2016

Today Teleena, a global IoT and MVNO enabler announced a strategic partnership with Airfi, a global connectivity service provider to the IoT sector. The new strategic partnership will enable a diverse range of IoT solutions for its customers by simplifying both the technical and commercial aspects of deploying cellular-connected products across a seamless global footprint of 206 countries and over 460 mobile networks.

Airfi CEO, Ian Campbell recognizes the “beginning of the explosive growth within the IoT sector, however, the complexity of telecommunications must be overcome to enable this revolution.  Airfi was founded with the mission to simplify connectivity for Equipment Manufacturers and Enterprises, so that cellular connectivity could be rapidly adopted in their products, across a global scale both technically and commercially.”.

“Our strategic partnership with Airfi will bring Teleena’s platform and services to Equipment Manufacturers worldwide”, commented Teleena’s Executive Director, Emile de Boer. “With our global platform, network and expertise we’re excited about the prospect of enabling Airfi’s customers with award-winning service and playing a pivotal role in their plans to simplify connectivity for the IoT sector”.

It is expected that the number of connectivity devices in the world will exceed human connections within the next 18 months and further exceed 50 billion by 2020. Crucial to this explosive growth are the equipment manufacturers that build, ship and sell everyday products and services.  Through its partnership, the Airfi value proposition enabled by Teleena will seek to rapidly enable these manufacturers.

About Teleena

Teleena is a global IoT and MVNO enabler, headquartered in the Netherlands, with regional offices in Serbia and Singapore. Since its foundation in 2007, Teleena has been enabling companies with IoT and Mobile ambitions with a broad portfolio of products and services.

Teleena aims to allow its customers to seamlessly connect with all mobile operators worldwide and help them to realize all their mobile connectivity and IoT ambitions. Either to unleash new business, to grow revenue or to reduce costs.

Teleena service portfolio spans the entire IoT/Mobile spectrum from the core network (SIMs, GGSN/PGW, OCS/PCRF, HLR/HSS) to business support tools (Management Portal and APIs) in a highly scalable way. Teleena’s roaming agreements provide 2G/3G/4G mobile access to 660 networks in more than 190 countries, as well 57 million global WiFi hotspots, LoRa and Sigfox network connectivity.