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Direct Communication Solutions, Inc. chooses Telenor as its preferred source for connectivity
Direct Communication Solutions, Inc. (DCS) (CSE: DCSI OTCQX: DCSX FSE: 7QU), a technology solutions integrator for the IoT sector, has chosen Telenor’s Managed Connectivity service to provide reliable connectivity for their IoT solutions.
DCS is a leading Technical Services Provider for SaaS and telematic solutions in North America, focusing on connecting the Internet of Things (IoT). The DCS product and solutions portfolio is designed to remove the complexities of deploying an IoT solution, by offering a complete solution readiness program, from development and fulfilment to connectivity. In addition to their engineering capabilities, they also offer logistic services from SIM to shipment, and custom packaging to labels.
With Telenor IoT’s Connect service DCS will get access to multiple Mobile Network Operators with a single APN. This will allow them to connect their products and solutions to the cloud.
The instant, on-demand access to the “Big Data” provided by these solutions will enable their customers to manage their business needs efficiently and effectively. Telenor will provide DCS with global managed connectivity and will enable access to over 500 networks across 200+ countries.
Chris Bursey, CEO at DCS, says: “the ability to optimize our connectivity is vital to the success of our IoT solutions growth strategy. We needed a dependable, established global partner that already had contracts with operators within the markets where we are present, and we found that with Telenor Connexion.”
Seth Ryding, Chief Sales & Solution Officer APAC, EMEA and Americas at Telenor Connexion, says: “We are excited to be a part of Direct Communication Solutions’ connectivity journey. Their innovative IoT solutions portfolio and extensive technical services have positioned them as a market leader in North America in solving real-world problems, using technology, and we look forward to enabling their expansion as they scale up.”
About Telenor Iot
Telenor IoT is the portfolio of IoT solutions from Telenor Group, one of the world’s major mobile operators. With more than 20 years’ experience of providing global IoT connectivity, cloud services and expert support to companies of all sizes, Telenor is one of the world’s most advanced IoT solution providers.
Telenor IoT manages international IoT deployments for global customers in some 200 countries and today operates more than 17 million connected devices to enterprises such as Volvo, Scania, Hitachi, Verisure Securitas Direct and Husqvarna.
The IoT solutions are offered to national customers in the Nordics through the local Telenor operations in each country, and on a global level through Telenor Connexion, Telenor’s specialized unit that provides IoT solutions for large, international enterprises who need a customized offer with advanced support.