Nieuwegein, The Netherlands, 23 May 2016

Teleena, a global IoT enabler supports Tvilight with the international roll-out of their smart streetlights products. As the market leader in wireless controls and remote management of outdoor (street) lights, Tvilight needed an IoT partner 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 of 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 for both 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”.

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.

About Tvilight

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 (

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.