Wavefront and eleven-x Partner to Launch LoRaWAN™ Network Access at Wavefront Wireless Zones Across Canada

Vancouver, British Columbia, February 27, 2018 – Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”) and eleven-x Inc. today announced a partnership that will make it easier for Canadian companies to develop and deploy Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. eleven-x’s LoRaWAN based, long-range Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) service is now available at Wavefront Wireless Zones across Canada. The network enables testing, development … Read More

Wavefront Global Market Entry Program helps bring Skkynet’s Industrial IoT and Industrie 4.0 solutions to industry leaders in Taiwan and Japan

Mississauga, Ontario, December 12, 2017 – Skkynet Cloud Systems, Inc. (“Skkynet” or “the Company”) (OTCQB: SKKY), a global leader in real-time cloud information systems, is pleased to report that Skkynet was part of the Wavefront Global Market Entry Program, Taiwan & Japan 2017, from November 26 through December 1.  The trip included networking receptions and one-on-one meetings with high level … Read More

SingularityU Canada Summit satellite event in Vancouver, Oct. 12

Conference focuses on applying technologies to humanity’s grand challenges Vancouver, British Columbia, October 11, 2017. Vancouver tech and business leaders are hosting a satellite broadcast of the SingularityU Canada Summit on October 12. BC Tech Association, [email protected], the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade and Wavefront are inviting innovators, entrepreneurs and adventurous thinkers to join the broadcast, panel discussions and networking … Read More

Samsung Launches New Laundry Innovation in Canada with FlexSystem™

Mississauga, ON – July 28, 2017 – Samsung Electronics Canada is ushering in a new era of laundry innovation with FlexSystem™, an intuitive laundry solution with advanced flexibility for today’s busy lifestyle. Now available at select retailers across Canada, Samsung FlexSystem provides unprecedented flexibility for Canadians to wash and dry two loads that would normally not go together, such as darks … Read More

Sierra Wireless announces industry’s first global dual-mode LPWA module with integrated application processing and GNSS

AirPrime® WP Series now supports both LTE-M (Cat-M1) and NB-IoT (Cat-NB1) on a single CF3™ module to simplify design and deployment of innovative LPWA solutions Vancouver, B.C.-June 28, 2017 Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), the leading provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the industry’s first global, dual-mode Low Power Wide Area … Read More

Samsung and MLB Virtual Reality Content Partnership Brings Fans Closer to the Game

Toronto, CANADA – July 10, 2017 – Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. is pleased to announce a new phase in its partnership with Major League Baseball (MLB) that provides fans a new virtual reality experience, offering immersive access to players, ballparks and key baseball moments throughout the remainder of the 2017 MLB Season. Through the multinational partnership, fans will be able to … Read More

San Diego Mayoral Trade Mission Taking Part in Smart Cities Panel in Vancouver

Vancouver, British Columbia, June 23, 2017, Wavefront is hosting “Going Global: A Smart Cities Conversation”, a panel discussion and networking event featuring members of a Mayoral Trade Mission hosted by San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, on June 26. Media are invited. The panel will feature senior decision makers from the City of San Diego and the City of Vancouver, and … Read More

Wavefront partners with Two Tall Totems to drive corporate innovation in Canada

Vancouver, British Columbia, June 21, 2017. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence headquartered in Vancouver, BC, announced a new partnership today with Two Tall Totems, a premium software development company. As the newest member of Wavefront’s Trusted Partner Network, Two Tall Totems will be available to provide innovation solutions to enterprise and government organizations across the … Read More

Wavefront helping Canadian companies scale up and seize market opportunities through RevUp program

Three Canadian tech companies are confirmed to participate in Discovery Foundation’s RevUp Program this spring/summer. This eight-month program is delivered through Wavefront’s Vancouver headquarters and is designed for companies in a high-growth stage. The participating companies will receive coaching on how to build sustainable revenue, develop customer acquisition models and attain operational efficiency. After applying to the program, the following … Read More

New device library offers Toronto area tech community access to valuable testing resource

We are happy to announce that we are partnering with Lighthouse Labs and DevHub to launch a new Wireless Zone in downtown Toronto on June 1st. The Wavefront Wireless Zone offers over 1000 hardware devices, which includes the latest smartphones, tablets, sensors, and wearables. The Wavefront Wireless Zone allows the wireless community to test their applications across multiple platforms and … Read More

Sierra Wireless acquires GNSS embedded module assets of GlobalTop Technology

Acquisition expands Sierra Wireless’ embedded solutions for markets including high-value asset tracking, telematics, drones and automotive. VANCOUVER, BC – April 3, 2017 Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), a leading provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced it has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of GlobalTop Technology’s Global Navigation … Read More

$240,000 to bring Agritech Challenge tech ideas to life

British Columbia’s agritech sector will benefit from the $240,000 that the winners of the Agritech Innovation Challenge will receive to develop and adopt new technology. Launched at the Growing the Future Together – BC Agrifood and Seafood Conference in November 2016, the Agritech Innovation Challenge brings together innovators with industry to develop a product or process to enhance productivity, sustainability … Read More

Samsung Acquires Rich Communications Services Business from Skyview Capital's NewNet Communication Technologies

  MISSISSAUGA, Canada – November 15, 2016 – Samsung Electronics today announced its acquisition of NewNet Communication Technologies (Canada), Inc. (“NewNet Canada”), a company operating Rich Communications Services (RCS) business within NewNet Communication Technologies. Previously known as NewPace prior to its acquisition by NewNet Communication Technologies, the company is a leading provider of RCS infrastructure and services. The acquisition reinforces … Read More

Ericsson and Rogers pilot 'Connected Water' Solution for Water Quality Testing with the City of Ottawa

Internet of Things technology will provide real-time data that can be used to improve water-monitoring processes for rivers and streams Connected sensors will collect data every 30 minutes to complement the City’s rigorous water-monitoring program, which performs 80,000 water quality tests annually   TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2016 /CNW/ – Today, Ericsson and Rogers Communications announced their participation in the City of … Read More

Sierra Wireless FX30 Programmable IoT Gateway Redefines Connectivity and Intelligence for Machines

Built on the Legato® open source Linux platform, the FX30 enables rapid development and deployment of Industrial IoT applications globally Vancouver, B.C.-November 14, 2016 – Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), a leading provider of fully integrated end-to-end solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, today announced the availability of the FX30, the industry’s smallest, most flexible and rugged programmable cellular … Read More