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KSB select Telenor Connexion to connect new pump monitoring solution
KSB, one of the leading global producers of pumps, valves and related systems has signed a global IoT agreement with Telenor Connexion to connect its newest product, KSB Guard.
KSB was founded in 1871 in Frankenthal, Germany and today employs over 15,000 people in more than 100 countries.Energy-saving motors, automation, monitoring systems and overall energy efficiency are some of KSB’s prioritized focus areas.
KSB Guard is a new pump monitoring solution for pumps which detects potential errors and visualizes efficiency levels. It reduces unnecessary down time by sending/receiving alerts and predicting future disruptions. With 500 networks in 190 countries Telenor Connexion enables KSB to connect the new solution globally, whilst ensuring they can be proactively monitored 24/7/365.
Dr. Thomas Paulus, Global Digital Officer, KSB, says: “Telenor Connexion helps us to connect KSB Guard worldwide and offer customers an IoT-solution for monitoring pumps. The connected KSB Guard will not only decrease costs and give our customers a competitive edge on the market, it will also help us adapt in a changing industry.”
Paulo Vergos, Chief Sales Officer, EMEA & Americas at Telenor Connexion, says: “We are honored to work with KSB and support them on their global roll-out of KSB Guard. KSB is a good example of a leading, international industrial enterprise that are adopting IoT to connect their business and who sees the commercial and strategic in doing so, both for themselves and for their customers.”
About Telenor Connexion
Telenor Connexion is the specialized 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.
Telenor Connexion manages more than 10 million connected things in more than 180 countries for global customers including Volvo, Scania, Hitachi, Verisure Securitas Direct and Husqvarna. With headquarters and tech center located in Sweden, the company has regional sales representation in the UK, US, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Singapore, South Korea, China, Malaysia and Japan.
Founded in 2008, Telenor Connexion has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden.