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Telenor Group recognised as a Leader in the 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide
Telenor Group has been recognised as a Leader amongst nineteen managed IoT service providers in the 2023 Magic Quadrant for Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide report by Gartner.
This is the fourth time in a row Telenor Group is in the Leaders Quadrant in recognition of the company’s overall Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute. Just like last year, Telenor is the only Nordic operator recognised in the report.
Commenting on the report, Mats Lundquist, CEO of Telenor Connexion, says: “We believe that once again being recognised as a Leader is a result of our high focus and growth rate in IoT within Telenor. But above all we believe it reflects the trust and high ratings that we receive from new and existing customers, the ultimate proof that we are meeting their needs and requirements.”
Gartner describes companies in the Leaders quadrant as: “Leaders invest in the future of IoT that includes a continuum of value from IoT edge devices to IoT platforms and related analytics. Leaders perform skilfully and often exceed expectations. Leaders have a clear vision of the market’s direction and develop competencies to maintain their leadership. Leaders engage customers and provide value across multiple geographies. They shape the market, rather than follow it, and they often set the benchmark for market growth. Leaders have the size and scale (for example, operations, sales and marketing, formal bid, and product management) to pursue large pan regional and multinational opportunities for IoT connectivity. They have established a robust and diverse ecosystem of technology alliances and service delivery partnerships spanning IT, OT and IoT to meet broad market requirements.”
Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide, Pablo Arriandiaga, Eric Goodness Et Al., 30 January 2023.
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Telenor is one of the world’s largest operator groups, providing IoT services both for local and multinational companies by its IoT specialists located in 18 countries in Africa, Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Telenor was an early pioneer in the IoT area and today operates over 20 million IoT units in some 200 countries and has been assisting customers with innovative managed IoT connectivity solutions for more than two decades.
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CMO, Telenor Connexion
+46 (0)73 441 73 17
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 20 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.