Press release

Kyocera partners with Telenor Connexion to provide M2M solutions targeting automotive and industrial markets internationally

Kyocera partners with Telenor Connexion to provide M2M solutions targeting automotive and industrial markets internationally. OEM customers will benefit from reduced time-to-market as well as future-proof and easy-to-integrate connectivity solutions.

Kyocera, the Japanese wireless technology
expert and provider of wireless modules for LTE and GSM/UMTS networks as well
as wireless handsets, and Telenor Connexion, the leading provider of connected
business solutions for M2M, today announced a partnership agreement to supply
M2M solutions internationally.

The joint effort is mainly targeted towards
the premium car segment. OEMs with applications in need of high speed
connection and instant access such as car telematics, and on-board units for
intelligent transport systems are of special interest. Other M2M applications
in smart metering, telemetry, e-Health and security markets in need of a
long-term and reliable solution to protect their key assets are also in focus.

OEM customers will benefit from reduced
time-to-market as well as future-proof and easy-to-integrate connectivity
solutions.

“By partnering with Telenor Connexion,
Kyocera is leveraging its extensive experience in deploying connectivity
solutions around the world and in a number of industries. By combining
Kyocera’s superior M2M modules for high-speed data connections with Telenor
Connexion’s secure and future-proof end-to-end solutions, we will help potential
customers to create M2M solutions for their specialized applications and to facilitate
passage of Telenor’s test requirements”, says Toshiki Kawaguchi, Executive
Officer of Kyocera Corporation from its Telecommunication Equipment Group.

“We are delighted to partner with
renowned brand and market leader Kyocera. The collaboration with Kyocera
further strengthens Telenor Connexion’s penetration in the automotive market
and paves the way for speeding up the LTE adoption in M2M”, says Rémi Demerlé,
Global Partnerships Director at Telenor Connexion.

For
more information, please contact:

Judah Reynolds, Corporate
Communications, Kyocera Corporation
webmaster.pressgl@kyocera.jp,
+81-75-604-3416

Kristina Grandin, PR and
Communications, Telenor Connexion
kristina.grandin@telenor.com, +46 734
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