April 12, 2017
Syniverse and QiO Collaborate to Accelerate Industry 4.0
Syniverse and QiO combine solutions to globally connect the world of Industry 4.0
TAMPA, Fla. – April 12, 2017 – Syniverse today signed a Collaboration Agreement with QiO, a U.K.-based fast-growing Industry 4.0 software company, to combine the two companies’ cloud-based platforms resulting in global reach to support the need for reliable, secure connectivity and advanced manufacturing techniques that are vital to implementing Industry 4.0.
“Syniverse is uniquely positioned to provide truly global connectivity to QiO’s NAUTILIAN™ platform.” said Tim Moss, Chief Operating Officer, Syniverse. “Syniverse’s network reaches 200 countries and territiories, capable of connecting manufacturers with plants in every region of the world as well as connecting every mobile device globally – allowing QiO’s industrial customers to have real-time, secure connectivity to their assets and plants while also enabling clearing of mission critical data between those industrial customers and their business partners.”
QiO’s NAUTILIAN platform is a multi-sided platform built on open-source standards that enables manufacturers and industrials to unlock capacity, deliver higher quality and gain greater visibility across the entire value chain. The Collaboration Agreement brings together the NAUTILIAN platform with Syniverse’s platform of services and global network that delivers reliable, secure connectivity, policy, data clearing and financial settlement capabilities.
“We are thrilled to be collaborating with Syniverse to bring about this one-of-a-kind solution to our customers,” said Baz Khuti, Co-Founder and CEO, QiO. “Industrials need real-time, secure connectivity to their assets, regardless of the location, and no matter whether their workforce is at home or on the road, reliable, secure connectivity is required. Further, our customers require the ability to transfer confidential data and insights in real-time between their plants and their customers, including the need to execute pay-as-use financial settlement for those transactions. Now, with our relationship with Syniverse, we are able to deliver this secure connectivity, visibility, clearing and settlement capability to our customers as they drive toward the next generation of industrial manufacturing.”
QiO, which was founded in 2015, has quickly attracted a marquee roster of clients in the Aerospace, Marine, Oil and Gas, and Manufacturing markets. The company, based in the U.K., is growing quickly and has operations in Germany, the United States, and India.
Syniverse is the leading global transaction processor that connects approximately 1,500 mobile service providers, enterprises, ISPs and OTTs in nearly 200 countries and territories, enabling seamless mobile communications across disparate and rapidly evolving networks, devices and applications. We deliver innovative cloud-based solutions that facilitate superior end-user experiences through always-on services and real-time engagement. For more than 30 years, Syniverse has been simplifying complexity to deliver the promise of mobility – a simple, interoperable experience, anytime, anywhere. For more information, visit www.syniverse.com, follow Syniverse on Twitter or connect with Syniverse on Facebook.
QiO is a fast-growing Industry 4.0 software company that enables global industrials and manufacturers to quickly improve operational efficiency, productivity, and safety. Based in the U.K., QiO delivers technology that helps industrial engineers simulate, predict, collaborate, and optimize business processes to drive better outcomes. For more information on QiO, please visit qio.io.
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