M2M Solutions and Business Benefits

As an expert in developing Internet of Things (IoT) services and Machine to Machine (M2M) connectivity solutions, customized for a wide variety of sectors, including health, energy and environment, consumer electronics, retail, security, transport and manufacturing, we’d be the first to tell you that there is no “one size fits all” in M2M communications.


Our products and services go hand in hand with expert advice and consultancy, enabling you to create a IoT/M2M solution unique to your specifications. At Podsystem we provide a comprehensive IoT & M2M connectivity solution and we work closely with our customers to enable them to provide complete end-to-end M2M products and IoT solutions.

Below we have outlined some of the main features of our M2M solution with the corresponding benefits for your business. For further information on our tailored solutions for each industry, please click here.

Data Packages

Podsystem M2M Features

  • A wide variety of flexible M2M data package options
  • Single network M2M SIM cards for deployment in individual countries globally
  • Coverage by country, continent or globally at flat rates with continental and global coverage

Benefits

  • Ensure that data is being used efficiently and matches your application requirement
  • Reduce overall cost
  • Increase revenue and profit margins
  • Maintain and improve efficiency
  • Design custom packages that meet your requirements exactly
  • Market products across geographies easily, with one flat rate

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Rates

Podsystem M2M Features

Benefits

  • Open up new markets
  • Extend your global reach

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Roaming IoT/M2M solutions

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Multi-network roaming IoT/M2M solutions

Benefits

  • Extensive coverage: The IoT/M2M SIM cards connect to multiple networks in each country covered. When it loses signal on one network, it automatically connects to the next available network to help eliminate coverage issues for roaming applications or in areas where coverage can be inconsistent.

Best Signal

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Best Signal M2M SIM cards with no steering on the HLR, meaning that the SIM will not be steered towards specific networks which may have a weaker signal

Benefits

  • Connection to the strongest signal as soon as the device is switched on

Multi International Mobile Subscriber Identities (IMSIs)

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Our unique patent-pending solution allows swapping between multiple International Mobile Subscriber Identities (IMSIs) on the M2M SIM card, each of which runs across a separate network infrastructure. Find more about our Global Multi-IMSI M2M solution.

Benefits

  • Maximum resilience, which is essential for mission critical applications

No Single Point of Failure

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Fully redundant HLR and geo-redundant GGSN combined with “No Single Point of Failure” network topology. Find more about our Global Multi-IMSI M2M solution.

Benefits

  • If the core network is unavailable, the M2M SIM card swaps International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) automatically so that data is routed via a completely separate network, avoiding any disruption to the connectivity. IMSIs can also be swapped Over The Air (OTA) if required (see below).

Own your SIMs

Podsystem M2M Features

Benefits

  • We can add International Mobile Subscriber Identities (IMSIs) Over The Air (OTA) so SIMs don’t have to be swapped out if there are fluctuations in network pricing or potential commercial or technical issues on the network.
  • An M2M connectivity solution with a lifespan that matches that of the application
  • Ability to evolve with changing market and network capabilities to gain a significant advantage in this highly competitive global marketplace

Over The Air (OTA) updates

Podsystem M2M Features

  • International Mobile Subscriber Identities (IMSIs) can be added Over The Air (OTA) as we continue to make deals with new networks.  Find more about our Global Multi-IMSI M2M solution.

Benefits

  • No need to swap SIM cards
  • Benefit from the best rates available when rates change
  • Possibility of adding more networks to your solution without having to swap SIMs out of devices

Network options

Podsystem M2M Features

  • One private APN across all networks
  • Options of additional functionality such as:
    • Public fixed IP via port forwarding
    • VPN tunnel

Benefits

  • Maximum data security to prevent possible hacking and interference
  • One unique APN simplifies device configuration for faster roll-out and improved time to market
  • Improved user friendliness

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F2M Management Platform

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Online management platform, the FreedoM-2-Manage (F2M) Platform. Find more about our F2M Management platform.
  • The F2M Management platform API. For further information please contact us.

Benefits

  • Granular control of data limits, activations, alerts and connectivity status of every SIM across your base
  • Real-time data, location and billing information available 24/7/365
  • A white labeled option is available for you to provide your customers with the same visibility, as well as the ability to bill them directly
  • Link your front-end system with our back-end system so your customers can manage their SIMs

Support

Podsystem M2M Features

  • An experienced support team that understands M2M applications and device behavior

Benefits

  • Podsystem provides the data M2M connectivity support you need so you can focus on other aspects of your business.

Specialty SIMs

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Specialty M2M SIM cards including:
    • Micro SIMs
    • Nano SIMs
    • Rugged SIMs

Benefits

  • Regardless of the kind of M2M SIM card you need, we will help you find a solution that meets your requirements, ensuring that your devices run flawlessly

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Volume data

Podsystem M2M Features

  • Data aggregation according to volume

Benefits

  • Maximize your data allowance by pooling it across your M2M SIM base

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