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Mr. Lin Gonggeng, CEO, GongTian and Seth Ryding, Head of Region Asia-Pacific, Telenor Connexion.
Mr. Lin Gonggeng, CEO, GongTian and Seth Ryding, Head of Region Asia-Pacific, Telenor Connexion.

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GongTian Software Co. Ltd. selects Telenor Connexion for its global expansion

GongTian will utilize key elements of Telenor Connexion’s extensive IoT offering, when expanding its footprint from mainland China into Europe and US.

Telenor Connexion, a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that it has signed an agreement with GongTian Software Co. Ltd., to provide a global managed connectivity solution for GongTian’s overseas expansion.

GongTian will utilize key elements of Telenor Connexion’s extensive IoT offering, including its global Managed Connectivity solution tied to over 400 mobile networks and data package plan. The solution will enable GongTian to manage global connectivity with less effort and complexity via one interface, to bring best in class solutions to its customers within the Telematics, Industrial, Solar Energy, and eHealth industries.

“The partnership between our two companies will allow us to expand our footprint in Europe and US, in a long-term perspective also in Asia and Africa, and provide our combined solution of Telenor Connexion connectivity and GongTian software to our customers on a global basis," said Mr. Lin Gonggeng, CEO, GongTian.

"By being an experienced IoT solutions provider and a trusted partner to a number of global companies, Telenor Connexion has the right credentials and is an ideal fit to fulfill our vision when we expand outside of mainland China", Mr. Lin Gonggeng continues.

“We are proud to be the IoT technology enabler in GongTian’s expansion into new markets”, said Mats Lundquist, CEO at Telenor Connexion. "Our proven track record and dedicated team of experienced business developers and technical support staff available both globally, in Asia and locally in China, is putting us in a great position to support GongTian on its journey to extend the company’s footprint.

The agreement was signed in May 2017 and underlines Telenor Connexion’s position as a leading global IoT solutions provider and strenghtens the companies presence in Asia.

For more information, please contact:

Xie Baobin, Marketing Manager, GongTian Software Co. Ltd., +86 13625952595

Kristina Grandin,PR and Communications, Telenor Connexion, +46 734 25 26 21

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About QuanZhou GongTian Software Co. Ltd

GongTian software is one of the major M2M integration solution provider in China, and there are over 2.8 Million M2M units running on GongTian’s self- developed M2M platform.Gongtian service is covering various industry including telematics, smart meters, green energy, security monitor, wearable device, smart health, smart agriculture, smart home, smart environmental protection, industrial control and smart transportation etc.

The company has the good reputation for the quality service and has won the trust from various industrial leaders, helping customer transform their traditional business to more smart business, GongTian headquarter is in Quanzhou, Fujian.

About Telenor Connexion

Telenor Connexion designs and operates IoT solutions. Building on close to 20 years of experience, a strong solutions portfolio and a collaborative approach, Telenor Connexion makes it easy to realize the value of connected services. Together with customers such as Volvo, Nissan, Scania, Hitachi, Verisure Securitas Direct and Telcare, the company has designed smart and innovative IoT solutions deployed across the globe.
Telenor Connexion supports its customers throughout the entire product lifecycle - from solution design to operations and future development. By partnering with Telenor Connexion customers are ensured a reliable and secure end-to-end solution that can evolve over time.
Headquarters and tech centre are located in Sweden and the company has regional offices in UK, Germany, US and Japan. Telenor Connexion is wholly owned by Telenor Group, one of the world’s major mobile operators. For more information please visit

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Telenor Connexion is the specialised IoT company within the Telenor Group, one of the world’s major mobile operators. Building on more than 20 years of experience, Telenor Connexion provides global IoT connectivity and cloud services to enterprises with large fleets of connected devices as well as third-party service providers. With headquarters and tech centre located in Sweden, the company has regional sales representation in the UK, US, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Singapore, South Korea, China, Malaysia, and Japan.

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