Gemalto Cinterion EGS5/5x now cloud-enabled with the Cumulocity M2M Application Cloud
Düsseldorf, Germany – 21st of February 2013 – Cumulocity and MC Technologies today announced the availability of the Cumulocity Smart Agent for Cinterion EGS5/5x module. The agent enables any device using the module to connect seamlessly with the Cumulocity M2M cloud, simplifying the development of cloud-based applications.
“We are very pleased to offer a free version of the Cumulocity Smart Agent for Cinterion EGS5/5x module to the M2M market. This further reduces the overall complexity and costs to deploy cloud-based M2M solutions”, said Bernd Groß, CEO Cumulocity GmbH.
“With the M2M application cloud, Cumulocity will be an enabler for coming projects. M2M developers have now an instrument for starting quickly with the Internet of Things. MC Technologies will support Cumulocity with the distribution of the Cinterion EGS5 developer kits and with a wide verity of mobile terminals, based on the EGS5 module”, said Marco Fiene, Business Development M2M, MC Technologies.
Developers wanting to deploy M2M solutions will greatly benefit from the co-operation:
- Free Cumulocity Smart Agent for Cinterion EGS5/5x module. The software can be downloaded from here for easy integration of M2M devices into the M2M Cloud.
- Ready to use cloud-based device management functionality for device vendors looking to simplify their own development requirements.
- Fast and efficient application development and reduced hosting complexity through the Cumulocity Platform-as-a-Service concept.
The Cumulocity Smart Agent is a set of libraries, plug-ins, samples and tools designed to facilitate the development of M2M applications for CinterionEGS5/5x-based devices. It is simple to install on top of the Cinterion SDK.
Cumulocity is the M2M spin off of Nokia Siemens Networks. It focuses on innovative software solutions based on cloud technology for the M2M (Machine to Machine) market. The solutions have set new industry standards and received industry awards for their innovative concepts. Cumulocity stands for fast cloud solutions: Cumulocity - a compound word of "Cumulus Cloud" and "Velocity".
Cumulocity Media Relations