Aeris Webinar: Taking the Company to the Next Level

Posted by Jack McCarthy on July 25, 2014 at 4:30 PM
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iStock_000002195721_LargeBusiness leaders want their companies to break out of their plateau and get to the next stage of growth. Next week, Aeris and M2M Evolution magazine will host a webinar to offer machine-to-machine (M2M) communications companies ways to do just that.

The webinar, “You Sold Your First 1000 Devices? Now What?” takes place at 10 AM PT / 1 PM / 18:00 UT, July 31, and will offer practical advice for companies managing small M2M or IOT programs that want to make their programs more valuable to customers and of course, more profitable.

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Aeris Offers GSM SIM Swap for Select Companies

Posted by Jack McCarthy on July 24, 2014 at 5:10 PM
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iStock_000001925982_MediumAT&T’s plan to sunset its 2G GSM GPRS network on Jan. 1, 2017 is coming up quickly, but, despite what you may have heard, there are ways to save money with your transition from the AT&T 2G GSM GPRS network.

Aeris can help. If your company needs to change or upgrade your M2M or IOT deployment, Aeris has a solution that can save you time and money. In 2014 only, Aeris Communications is offering the Aeris SIM SWAP. If you meet the following criteria, Aeris will buy the new GSM SIMs for 100% of your devices:

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The Jetsons Resonate Today

Posted by Katherine DeLong on July 22, 2014 at 5:03 PM
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the-jetsonsA much loved 1960’s TV series, The Jetsons portrayed a cartoon family from the future. Every aspect of the show, which followed the family’s daily life, was sleek and futuristic. They lived in a sky-high city supported by tall beams. They traveled by flying car, and utilized automated technology in every aspect of their lives. At the time, these technologies were almost unimaginable. Fifty years later, however, many of these futuristic inventions actually exist.

The Jetsons’ house was filled with futuristic objects. The family interacted with their robot maid, Rosie, in nearly every episode. She completed the majority of housework, and was accompanied by a small robot vacuum that operated on its own. These robots were an alluring proposition for housewives at the time.  Mrs. Jetson used the TV, which hung from the ceiling, to video call with her friends. Mr. Jetson often read the newspaper from the large screen of the TV, and also wore a TV wristwatch that allowed him to watch episodes of The Flintstones.  He often walked the dog on a treadmill, without ever leaving the house.

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Aeris Momentum Continues as IT Leaders Name it Top M2M Specialist

Posted by Jack McCarthy on July 21, 2014 at 6:10 PM
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iStock_000026314203LargeAeris is on a roll this year and its success can be seen in the resounding show of support it received from businesses that are using or are planning to use machine-to-machine (M2M) communications solutions, according to a top technology research and advisory firm.

More IT leaders named Aeris as the top M2M specialist or MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator), besting KORE Telematics, Numerex, Raco Wireless and Wyless, according to an independent survey of IT leaders, conducted by the 451 Research Mobility team, formerly known as Yankee Group. 

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The Problem with MVNOs, Part 3: Reliability

Posted by Katherine DeLong on July 11, 2014 at 4:17 PM
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4140082As a machine-to-machine communications (M2M) provider, Aeris is sometimes thought of as in the same category as a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO). Aeris, however, offers significantly different M2M cellular network communications solutions.

A key differentiator between Aeris and a MVNO is reliability.

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