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13 May 2015

u-blox’ ODIN-W2 awarded for Internet of Things innovation

Connected World magazine names u-blox as a winner of the IoT Innovations Awards

Thalwil, Switzerland – 13 May, 2015 – u-blox, a global leader in wireless and positioning modules and chips, is a winner of the IoT Innovations Awards for summer 2015. Organized for the first time by Connected World magazine, this Award is designed to honor the most transformative businesses in the realm of the Internet of Things.


Submitted IoT business and products were judged by an editorial panel representing a cross section of the industry. Winners were selected based on a variety of criteria, including most creative and technologically advanced products, services, and platforms. “The winners of the first IoT Innovations Awards prove novelty and creativity continues to assert itself in the IoT community across a plethora of industries,” said Peggy Smedley, editorial director, Connected World magazine.


"We are very proud to receive this award that highlights u-blox’ commitment to develop solutions for the IoT market. Our winning product, ODIN-W2 is a compact yet powerful stand-alone multiradio module including Classic Bluetooth, Bluetooth low energy and Wi-Fi. Multiradio solutions enable product innovation for IoT in a range of applications such as smart energy, healthcare, manufacturing and telematics," explained Pelle Svensson, Product Marketing Manager Short Range at u-blox.


For more information on the "Internet of Things that Really Matter" according to u-blox, discover the video.

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