Strobus (Far East) Limited will strengthen its market position by entering a commercial, strategical partnership with Connected Finland, who will provide Sigfox enabled IoT-sensors for Strobus Hong Kong based clients. As part of the contract Strobus will offer to the market the world’s first Sigfox specific IoT-software platform as a SaaS concept for measuring and analysing sensor readings. The purpose of the strategical partnership is to fulfil the needs of the rapidly growing IoT-market in Hong Kong. In the start the co-operation will cover temperature, humidity, CO2, TVOC & PM sensors for air quality monitoring and motion sensors. The product range can easily be expanded with other product groups like smart smoke detectors and smart city solutions – just a few to mention.
The sensors in the signed multi-year contract will utilize the local low power wide area (LPWAN) IoT-network based on the Sigfox standard that covers more than 90% of Hong Kong by Connected Finland’s collegial Sigfox operator Thinxtra Ltd. In total more than 60 Sigfox operators are active around the globe.
Strobus will offer the unique SaaS-platform as a crucial part of the super-efficient energy controlling tool in order to optimize energy consumption in Hong Kong with over 8 million inhabitants. Real time information of existing temperatures and humidity levels will bring in millions of savings within a short time perspective.
“It’s truly inspiring to be a part of the international Sigfox family’s fast expansion in Hong Kong. It seems that the Sigfox ecosystem is really moving fast with high professionalism and inspiration. Can’t believe that the implementation is so fast, the first contact was done less than 60 days ago”, says William Yip, from Strobus.
“We are humbly proud to deliver Finnish know how both hardware and software vice to one of the biggest and compressed markets in the world. The business opportunities in Hong Kong are endless and we are ready to support the rapidly growing IoT-market demands with all of our energy”, says Markku Patronen, from Connected Finland.
More information from:
William Yip, Director, Strobus (Far East) Limited, tel. +852 9456 2637, firstname.lastname@example.org
Markku Patronen, Founder, Connected Finland Oy, tel. +358 50 506 5393, email@example.com
Strobus (Far East) Limited
Strobus (Far East) Limited is founded by a team of well experienced technology business professionals. Specialized in professional devices, Strobus carries industrial grade mobile computers, tablets, mobile printers, mobile phones, RFID tracking solution, and accessories. To meet the special industrial requirements for our users, we do also provide customer centric solutions for various industries, which include IoT, logistics, constructions, transportations, government. www.strobus.com.hk
Connected Finland Oy
Forerunner IoT company who represents and operates nationwide Sigfox IoT-networks in Finland and Estonia. It develops and manufactures Sigfox enabled devices and implements innovative IoT-based customer projects. Connected Finland Oy has developed also the worlds only for Sigfox devices meant software platform as a SaaS based service. The company is established in 2015 and its offices are located in Helsinki, Finland and Tallinn, Estonia. www.connectedfinland.fi