Telenor Connexion and CargoGuard partner on M2M

Telenor Connexion, the M2M arm of Norwegian telecoms incumbent Telenor, has said German tracking specialist CargoGuard will become a supplier for its “end-to-end security solution for international supply chains”.

Under the arrangement, Telenor Connexion (Stockholm, Sweden) will also become CargoGuard’s worldwide connectivity partner.

The companies say they have worked closely together on developing a secure, reliable and flexible M2M service that can be expanded as CargoGuard (Munich, Germany) moves into new markets and regions.

Telenor Connexion, the M2M arm of Norwegian telecoms incumbent Telenor, has said German tracking specialist CargoGuard will become a supplier for its “end-to-end security solution for international supply chains”.

Under the arrangement, Telenor Connexion (Stockholm, Sweden) will also become CargoGuard’s worldwide connectivity partner.

The companies say they have worked closely together on developing a secure, reliable and flexible M2M service that can be expanded as CargoGuard (Munich, Germany) moves into new markets and regions.

“We view Telenor Connexion as the ideal future-proof partner,” said Dag Neumeuer, the managing director of CargoGuard. “They provided a very active, flexible and highly-skilled support team and delivery, which ensured a timely launch to our customers.”

Telenor Connexion described the alliance as an “important first step for Telenor Connexion into German-speaking markets”, saying it will strengthen its position in the security vertical.

“CargoGuard is one of the most innovative companies for security solutions in global supply chains and we are very happy to partner with them,” said Per Simonsen, CEO of Telenor Connexion.