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u-blox SARA 3G module, industry’s smallest, wins Product of the Year award

u-blox SARA 3G module, industry’s smallest, wins Product of the Year award

SARA-U2 UMTS/HSPA modules receives industry honor from M2M Evolution. Swiss u-blox, a global leader in wireless and positioning modules and integrated circuits for the industrial, automotive and consumer markets, has been honored by M2M Evolution magazine with 'Product of the Year' award for its SARA-U2 UMTS/HSPA module series. The modules are the industry's smallest surface mount UMTS/HSPA cellular modems, ideal for a wide range of industrial M2M, vehicle and consumer applications. The new SARA product line is available either as a 3G only [...]

Arvento selects u-blox GSM & GPS modules for vehicle tracking & diagnostics

Arvento selects u-blox GSM & GPS modules for vehicle tracking & diagnostics

Turkey’s number one mobile applications vendor relies on u-blox for connectivity & positioning. Arvento Mobile Systems, the market leader in vehicle tracking and fleet management systems in Turkey, has selected Swiss u-blox for global positioning and cellular module technology in its new tracking and onboard-diagnostics device, the imt.24 - OBD Tracker. With complete hardware and software solutions for advanced mobile tracking systems, Arvento has deployed its solutions at over 30 thousand customers in over 400 thousand vehicles in 23 [...]

LTE for automotive applications

LTE for automotive applications

Guest post by Charles Sturman and Carl Fenger, u-blox. The 4G-enabled car is the next hot “consumer device” Fig. 1: LTE is enabling a new generation of high-speed video-rich in-vehicle applications and servicesAt the 2014 CES, the world's largest consumer electronics trade show held annually in Las Vegas, there was a clear emphasis on intelligent, broadband connected cars. All the major automotive suppliers were showcasing cars with sophisticated navigation and infotainment. To a large extent, the key technology enabling these [...]

u-blox acquires connectBlue; adds Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity

u-blox acquires connectBlue; adds Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity

Short range radio modules bolster u-blox’ "Internet of Things" strategy. Swiss-based u-blox (SIX:UBXN) announces the acquisition of Swedish connectBlue AB, an established provider of industrial-grade short range radio modules. These products support industry standards Bluetooth and IEEE 802.11 / Wi-Fi that enable the last hundreds of meters of connectivity between equipment and the internet. The acquisition greatly enhances the u-blox portfolio of positioning and cellular wireless communications solutions with short range communication [...]

Ctrack selects u-blox GPS and cellular modules for fleet management solutions

Ctrack selects u-blox GPS and cellular modules for fleet management solutions

Turnkey vehicle recovery and monitoring systems deployed on 6 continents. Ctrack, a division of South Africa based Digicore with over 1000 employees, is a world-leading provider of fleet management and vehicle tracking solutions. For their products, the company has selected Swiss u-blox as their strategic partner for embedded GPS and cellular technology. Based on u-blox’ high-performance NEO line of GPS and LEON / LISA 2G and 3G module series, Ctrack’s Insure, Secure and Lite vehicle management systems provide 24/7 internet-based [...]

u-blox ultra-compact 4G LTE module certified for Verizon’s 4G LTE network

u-blox ultra-compact 4G LTE module certified for Verizon’s 4G LTE network

Certification of TOBY-L100 module enables the Internet of Things and M2M customers to leverage America’s largest 4G LTE Network. Swiss-based u-blox, a leading provider of wireless and global positioning chips and modules, today announced that it’s ultra-compact TOBY-L100 4G LTE module has been certified by Verizon Wireless. The certification of u-blox’s TOBY-L100 module will enable customers to leverage the Verizion Wireless network to develop Internet of Things (IoT) and M2M applications. The certification allows customers to design [...]

Trax personal tracker integrates u-blox GNSS and cellular technologies

Trax personal tracker integrates u-blox GNSS and cellular technologies

World’s smallest tracking device locates children and pets both outdoors and inside. Swedish WTS (“Wonder Technology Solutions”) has launched Trax, the world’s smallest and smartest personal tracking device for children and pets. Based on a u-blox GNSS receiver module with integrated antenna and cellular module, the tiny tracker can be located anywhere, anytime via a free Android or iPhone mobile phone app. In addition to real time tracking, Trax provides flexible geofence alerts, and can even monitor how fast your teenager is [...]

u-blox achieves strong 2013 results

u-blox achieves strong 2013 results

u-blox (SIX: UBXN), a leading provider of embedded positioning and wireless communication solutions, today announces its financial results for 2013. Financial highlights u-blox achieved strong top-and bottom line growth: ++ Consolidated revenue of u-blox was CHF 219.8 million in 2013, a growth of 27.0% as compared to 2012 ++ Gross profit improved from CHF 81.2 million to CHF 101.2 million, with a continued good gross profit margin of 46.0% in 2013 ++ Operating profit (EBIT) increased from CHF 22.9 million to CHF 30.1 million, a [...]

u-blox GNSS antenna module supports all satellites, concurrent operation

u-blox GNSS antenna module supports all satellites, concurrent operation

Tiny positioning module with integrated chip antenna has it all - just add power. Swiss-based u blox, a global leader in cellular and positioning modules and integrated circuits, introduces the CAM-M8Q GPS/GLONASS/BeiDou/QZSS antenna module. The module integrates a u-blox M8 satellite receiver IC plus SAW filter, LNA, TCXO, RTC, passives and a pre-tuned GNSS chip antenna in a tiny 9.6 x 14.0 x 1.95 mm package. Just add power for instant stand-alone global positioning! Combining low power consumption with high-sensitivity, high jamming [...]

u-blox introduces breakthrough 3D Automotive Dead Reckoning

u-blox introduces breakthrough 3D Automotive Dead Reckoning

3D ADR chip shows vehicle movement in 3 dimensions without GNSS signals. Swiss u-blox, a global leader in wireless and positioning modules and chips, introduces its next-generation semiconductor technology dedicated to advanced in-dash navigation, emergency call (i.e. eCall / ERA-GLONASS), usage-based insurance (UBI), road-pricing, and stolen vehicle recovery systems. The UBX-M8030-Kx-DR chip integrates a radical new technology, “3D Automotive Dead Reckoning” (3D ADR) which enables it to calculate a vehicle’s position, speed, as well [...]

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