Novatel Wireless selects ACAL BFi as distributor in UK, Italy and Germany


Novatel Wireless, a provider of intelligent wireless
networking solutions, and ACAL BFi, a division of Acal plc have signed a
distribution agreement covering the UK, Italy and Germany to sell, and
provide local specialist technical support for Enfora’s N4A wireless
connectivity platform and low-power 2G and 3G modules and devices.


“Working with a team recognized for its excellent
customer service, strong technical support and high-end design-in services was
a key factor when selecting a distribution partner,” said Rob Hadley, CMO,
Novatel Wireless.


“The Enfora platforms are a significant addition to
the range of products with which our specialist wireless connectivity team can
help customers to develop leading-edge and highly differentiated M2M solutions.
Our goal is to enable customers to create solutions with increased
functionality, lower costs and longer operational life and to get those
products to market ahead of their competitors,” said Philippe Gruson,
president, ACAL BFI.


Enfora’s solutions consist of intelligent GSM/GPRS and
UMTS/HSPA modules and intelligent devices combined with N4A management


These solutions support reliable wireless connections for
multiple markets including utility, security, tele-health and telemetry markets
for GPS enabled products designed for use in the tracking, transportation and
automotive markets.


In high-end asset tracking applications, Enfora’s Spider
AT and N4A platform can enhance the visibility and control of fixed assets in
remote locations. In mobile workforce monitoring, Enfora intelligent devices
coupled with the N4A software platform can provide advanced functions such as
man down, positioning and interactive communication.


 For medical, telemetry and other embedded
applications, Enfora offers an extensive packet data stack which optimizes
communication in wireless networks and helps customers to provide highly
reliable communication between their remote devices and the back end software.


Novatel Wireless recently announced
that the Dual-Carrier HSPA+ (DC-HSPA+) Ovation MC545 has been launched with the
Finnish operator DNA and is available on their network.


By Team
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