Connected World Magazine lists Sierra Wireless among top M2M companies

The 2010 CW 100 lists the most innovative technology providers of M2M and connected devices.
Vancouver, Canada-October 07, 2010

Sierra Wireless has been listed in Connected World Magazine's 2010 CW 100, a list of the most innovative technology providers of M2M and connected devices. Chosen by the editors of Connected World magazine, the list provides a guide to the top companies in connected devices and M2M. Companies appearing on the CW 100 are chosen from a selection of hundreds of firms.

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“The endless demand that we are currently seeing for connected devices, across multiple verticals, has a significant effect on the level of competition we will see in the marketplace. In order to stay competitive, companies must display considerable innovation, strength, and staying-power, traits you can find throughout the CW 100,” says Peggy Smedley, editorial director, Connected World. “Now the challenge to these companies is to persist in moving forward, adapt to this ever-changing climate, and continue to rise to the occasion.”

Sierra Wireless is the worldwide market leader in cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) communication devices. M2M product revenues totaled $221 million for the full year of 2009 (42 percent of total Sierra Wireless sales), representing the highest revenue of any cellular M2M communication product supplier in the world.  

Sierra Wireless offers the broadest product portfolio in the cellular M2M communication market, including 2G, 2.5G, 3G and 3.5G embedded modules for both GSM and CDMA networks across a multitude of form factors (surface mount technologies including BGA, LGA and castellation; PCI Express MiniCard; and board-to-board connectors), as well as wireless router, gateway and modem products. To support the development and deployment of large-scale M2M solutions and reduce time-to-market for customers, Sierra Wireless also offers a full set of M2M software and services. These include a comprehensive M2M services platform and an embedded development environment and tool suite, all supported by a globally recognized integration services and technical team.