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Diamond Sponsors


AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and internationally. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation’s fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile Internet, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It also offers advanced TV service with the AT&T U-verse® brand. The company’s suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at http://www.att.com/aboutus or follow our news on Twitter at @ATT, on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/att and YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/att

We are a world leader in the rapidly-changing environment of communications technology – providing equipment, software and services to mobile and fixed network operators all over the globe. Some 40 percent of global mobile traffic runs through networks we have supplied, and we manage networks that serve more than 1 billion subscribers globally every day. With more than 35,000 granted patents, we have one of the industry’s strongest patent portfolios. Our vision is to be the prime driver in an all-communicating world. By using innovation to empower people, business and society, we are enabling the Networked Society, in which everything that can be connected is connected.

Sprint (NYSE: S) offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint served more than 55 million customers at the end of 2013 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction Index rated Sprint as the most improved company in customer satisfaction, across all 47 industries, during the last five years. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DSJI) North America in 2011, 2012 and 2013. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint

Platinum Sponsors


Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel® Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), is a world leader in delivering software for intelligent connected systems. The company has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981, and its technology is found in more than 1 billion products. Wind River offers the industry's most comprehensive embedded software portfolio, supported by world-class global professional services and support, and a broad partner ecosystem. Wind River delivers the technology and expertise that enables the innovation and deployment of safe, secure, and reliable intelligent systems.

Gold Sponsors


About Amdocs For 30 years, Amdocs has ensured service providers' success and embraced their biggest challenges. To win in the connected world, service providers rely on Amdocs to simplify the customer experience, harness the data explosion, stay ahead with new services and improve operational efficiency. The global company uniquely combines a market-leading BSS, OSS, and network control and optimization product portfolio with value-driven professional services and managed services operations. With revenue of $3.3 billion in fiscal 2013, Amdocs and its more than 20,000 employees serve customers in over 70 countries.

B&B Electronics Inc. provides intelligent M2M and IoT connectivity solutions for wireless and wired networks. Specializing in device connectivity at the “edge” of networks in remote and demanding environments, the company works globally with experienced partners to deliver complete solutions, known for rugged reliability and ease of use. www.bb-elec.com

Eurotech solutions combine hardware, software, IoT/M2M middleware and device cloud services that drive business success. A global leader in connecting distributed devices that make up the Internet of Things, Eurotech collaborates with customers, partners, and integrators to bring rugged, reliable and cost effective device and data management solutions to market

ILS Technology, a Telit company, provides innovative M2M/IoT software and cloud services that directly link remote devices with enterprise systems and databases as well as web and mobile apps - enabling deeper insights into operational performance and productivity. The carrier-ready deviceWISE Application Enablement Platform reduces the risk, time-to-market, complexity and cost of deploying solutions for remote monitoring and control, industrial automation, asset tracking and field service operations across virtually all industries and market segments around the world.

KORE is the world’s largest wireless network provider specializing exclusively on the rapidly expanding global machine-to-machine (M2M) communications market. Providing unified control and management for cellular network service delivery in more than 180 countries worldwide, KORE empowers its application, hardware and wireless operator partners to efficiently deliver M2M solutions across the globe. M2M applications in industries as diverse as healthcare, utilities, enterprise IT, transaction processing and fleet management rely on the KORE network to deliver operational efficiencies and cost-savings. KORE offers a range of technologies — including LTE, GSM, HSPA, CDMA and satellite services — that ensure the greatest possible reliability and coverage. For more information, please visit www.koretelematics.com.

Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ: NMRX) is a leading provider of interactive and on-demand machine-to-machine (M2M) enterprise solutions enabling the Internet of Things (IoT). The Company provides its technology and services through its integrated M2M horizontal platforms which are generally sold on a subscription basis. The Company offers Numerex DNA® that may include hardware and smart Devices, cellular and satellite Network services, and softwareApplications that are delivered through Numerex FAST® (Foundation Application Software Technology). The Company also provides business services to enable the development of efficient, reliable, and secure solutions while accelerating deployment. Numerex is ISO 27001 information security-certified, highlighting the Company's focus on M2M data security, service reliability and around-the-clock support of its customers' M2M solutions. For additional information, please visit www.numerex.com.

Raco Wireless is committed to providing easy and integrated connected services to the international M2M world. With more combined M2M experience than anyone else in the space, an award-winning set of management tools, and strategic partnerships throughout the globe, we make it easy for our partners to build, deploy and launch their solutions across borders, technologies, and verticals.

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, using a community powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, virtualization, storage, Linux, and middleware technologies. Red Hat provides the only open-source, end-to-end solution stack —from edge devices within the Internet of Things to enterprise applications—all using a common, secure software platform. A Red Hat Embedded partnership gives organizations access to these solutions and allows quick delivery of industry tested solutions enabled to collect, communicate, transform, store, and act upon critical data.

Systech Corporation, established in 1981, is an industry leader in network conversion gateways, servers, and switches, supporting a wide variety of interfaces including Cellular, Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Analog Dial, Serial, Bluetooth, ZigBee, Z-Wave, and USB. Systech brings network connectivity to IP and non-IP based systems for a wide variety of applications.

ThingWorx™, a PTC Business, provides the leading application platform and rapid application development tools that allows companies to quickly build and deploy Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) applications. ThingWorx’s model-based design and search-based intelligence reduces application development efforts by 10X, minimizing cost, risk and time to market.

Verizon connects people, information and systems. Our technology and business solutions support global mobility and facilitate informed decision-making, by providing critical information across enterprises and geographies. With America’s largest 4G LTE wireless network, leading security and cloud services, and a vast network of vendors, we can help you strategically engineer better business outcomes by improving decision making, creating operational efficiencies, and enabling new business models.

Vodafone is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and provides a range of services including voice, messaging, data and fixed communications. Vodafone has mobile operations in 26 countries, partners with mobile networks in 50 more, and fixed broadband operations in 17 markets. As of 31 March 2014, Vodafone had 434 million mobile customers and 9 million fixed broadband customers. Vodafone M2M connects previously isolated machines or devices to the internet, delivering new functionality and enhanced services without the need for human intervention. Supported by more than 250 dedicated employees, Vodafone’s global M2M platform makes it easy for global businesses to manage centrally M2M deployments across multiple territories, with greater control and at a lower cost than previously possible. In 2014 Vodafone was named global M2M leader by Machina Research, for the third year in a row.

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Association Partners


OASIS is a non-profit consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of open standards for the global information society. OASIS promotes industry consensus and produces worldwide standards for security, Internet of Things, cloud computing, energy, content technologies, emergency management, and other areas. OASIS open standards offer the potential to lower cost, stimulate innovation, grow global markets, and protect the right of free choice of technology. OASIS members broadly represent the marketplace of public and private sector technology leaders, users and influencers. The consortium has more than 5,000 participants representing over 600 organizations and individual members in more than 65 countries.

Established in 1996, the Wireless Innovation Forum™ is an non-profit “mutual benefit corporation” dedicated driving technology innovation in commercial, civil, and defense communications around the world. Forum members bring a broad base of experience in Software Defined Radio (SDR), Cognitive Radio(CR) and Dynamic Spectrum Access (DSA) technologies in diverse markets and at all levels of the wireless value chain to address emerging wireless communications requirements through enhanced value, reduced total life cost of ownership, and accelerated deployment of standardized families of products, technologies, and services. The Forum acts as the premier venue for its members to collaborate to achieve these objectives, providing opportunities to network with customers, partners and competitors, educate decision makers, develop and expand markets and advance relevant technologies.

Media Sponsors

ABI Research, established in 1990, is a market intelligence company specializing in global technology markets. Our unique blend of quantitative forecasting and trend analysis, coupled with in-depth analysis of the markets and companies that are both important today, and will be key players tomorrow, helps us to provide our clients with an unrivaled 360o perspective.

Our clients rely on our services to uncover key market metrics and trends that are compiled through a combination of hundreds of comprehensive stakeholder interviews per year, technical intelligence from teardowns, hundreds of years of collective market experience, vendor contributed data and end user research.

Antenna Systems & Technology is a trade magazine for antenna professionals, including commercial operators, OEMs that integrate antennas and components into their wireless systems and infrastructures, antenna manufacturers, dealers/distributors and companies involved with wireless systems, cellular, and RF & microwave communications markets. Distribution is by controlled circulation of 10,000 copies to qualified recipients, primarily in North America. http://www.antennasonline.com/about.htm

If you are a value-added reseller (VAR), systems integrator, managed services provider (MSP), or independent software vendor (ISV), Business solutions is for you! Whether here online or in each month's issue of the magazine, we strive to deliver actionable information you can use to add complementary technologies to your portfolio and penetrate thriving vertical markets.

Technologies and topics typically covered include data collection/supply chain, point of sale (POS), payment processing, video surveillance and access control, voice over IP (VoIP), networking, storage, managed services, network security, the cloud, mobile computing, and enterprise content management (ECM). From a market perspective, our articles focus on government, retail, hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, education, legal, banking, and anywhere else solutions providers can find new revenue streams.

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Founded in June of 2005, Compass Intelligence - A global market acceleration research and consulting firm - redefines market intelligence and consulting. Our services include strategy acceleration, consulting and ideation services, market segmentation, market research/intelligence, and competitive analysis in the telecom, mobility, IT, M2M, and network markets. We specialize in helping our clients leverage actionable intelligence to make salient strategy decisions to enter into new markets, grow existing business, enhance partnership and alliance programs, and remain relevant to the changing needs of businesses and consumers.

NE2NE.com, launched in 2011 is aimed at the M2M ecosystem, or vendors and end-users of M2M and IoT solutions and anyone interested in participating or learning more about this exciting market. For more information, please visit: www.ne2ne.com

Compass Intelligence is an Associate CEA member.

Embedded Computing Design is targeted at engineers, architects, and decision makers looking at silicon, software, and strategies for embedded devices. With an estimated 15,000,000,000 devices in the world soon, we're out to help every designer working on one of them–this is where the next decade of embedded computing is going.

Field Technologies is the premier resource for the optimization of your field workers, service, and assets. Field Technologies provides service, transportation, and public works professionals with information on technologies including field service software, mobile computing hardware, RFID, and M2M.

For more information, visit www.fieldtechnologiesonline.com.

The telecoms and media community turns to us for unparalleled knowledge, insight and highly specialist skills and services.

Our ability to deliver a combination of high quality events, business-critical research and training makes our offer unique and extremely valuable to individuals and organisations. We are part of Informa, the leading provider of business information and services with over 8,000 employees in 150 offices.

Launched in 2008, M2M Evolution is the leading website dedicated to machine-to-machine technologies. M2M Evolution features the latest related news, articles, blogs, product reviews, and other resources to provide users a wealth of information on this emerging technology. Up to the minute news on machine-to-machine technologies is provided by contributors from TMC’s editorial staff, Crossfire Media’s team of experts, and industry experts. The site is powered by TMCnet, the largest website in the communications industry with an average of two million unique visitors and 60 million page views per month.

Focused on machine to machine communications, M2M Now is a blog-led website supported by a quarterly print magazine, regular webinars and industry videos. The website provides a forum for industry experts to debate key issues, a resource centre for learning and up to the minute news. The inaugural issue of the magazine launched at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona – and will be available at all key M2M events worldwide.

To subscribe to M2M Now go to www.m2mnow.biz.

Machina Research is the leading technology research and consulting firm focused on the emerging opportunities associated with new forms of connected devices. With an international team of experienced industry experts, Machina Research provides market intelligence and strategic insight to help our clients maximise opportunities in these rapidly emerging machine-to-machine (M2M), IoT and Big Data markets. At Machina Research, we work with a diverse client base of mobile network operators, module and device vendors, infrastructure vendors, enablement platform and service providers, as well as end users of M2M/IoT deployments. We support our clients’ strategic research needs through a dynamic combination of the Machina Research Advisory Service – our multi-client annual subscription service comprising forecasts, reports and access to the analysts – and our Custom Research & Consulting services. For more detailed information on our research services and latest reports and forecasts, please visit https://machinaresearch.com/

M2M and Telematics Solutions and Market Opportunities represents a comprehensive research package addressing Machine-to-Machine communications, Telematics, Telemetry, and other related technologies and solutions including RFID, Presence, Location, and others.

The research provides market analysis, business case assessment, company analysis, application analysis, opportunity assessment, application evaluation, and more. It is a must have bundle of reports for anyone focused on M2M and/or Telematics business, market, and technology.

For more information about this report, see: http://www.mindcommerce.com/Publications/M2MTelematics_SolnMktOpp.php

Network World is the premier provider of information, intelligence, and insight for network and IT decision-makers developing network strategy for the connected enterprise. Network World’s focus on news, trend analysis, product testing, and more explores everything the network changes, and everything that changes the network. For more information, visit http://www.networkworld.com/.

Remote Site & Equipment Management magazine is a product, service and news magazine edited for owners, operators and managers of remotely located and/or remotely operated sites, facilities and equipment.

Readers are executives, managers and technical professionals responsible for the development and operation of communication systems, transmission systems, oil & gas sites, pipelines, utility facilities, agricultural operations, weather stations, transportation facilities and equipment, natural resource and wildlife management activities, weather and environmental monitoring systems, military/defense facilities and equipment, and other remotely-controlled or unattended facilities and equipment.

Circulation: 30,000 per issue, distributed via mail, email, leading industry events and online download. A subscription is free in the United States for qualified applicants and $72 outside the US. http://www.remotemagazine.com/

SmartGridNews.com is the sector's oldest, largest and highest-ranked site. Visit for up-to-the-minute analysis of smart grid trends, smart grid technology and smart grid companies. Sign up for our free email newsletter or follow SGN on Twitter.

The Zigbee Resource Guide is a magazine-style solutions guide, focusing solely on products, applications and solutions for end-users and integrators of ZigBee. The objective is to introduce potential customers to the benefits of ZigBee, and to guide them to leading suppliers of ZigBee products.

This resource guide provides a unique opportunity for these buyers and specifiers to obtain a comprehensive view of products and services available, combined with the ability to readily interact with the vendor participants.