Asiatelco, Sequans announce new LTE-M vehicle trackers

LTE for IoT chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) and Asiatelco, Shanghai-based maker of wireless devices for carriers worldwide, announced that four new IoT trackers based on Sequans and Asiatelco technology are launching on LTE-M networks in the USA, with other regions to follow, the company said.

The announcement comes one year after Sequans and Asiatelco announced their collaboration to bring LTE for IoT devices to market based on Sequans´ dual-mode LTE-M/NB-IoT Platform, Monarch.

The trackers are built using Asiatelco modules with Sequans´ Monarch inside, and were designed for various uses, including asset tracking and vehicle tracking for insurance and buy-here-pay-here applications.

Asiatelco strives to be a global provider of the wireless access industry and is dedicated to helping people with access to a better, faster and more cost-effective wireless world.

Sequans Communications is a provider of single-mode 4G LTE semiconductor solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and a wide range of broadband data devices. Founded in 2003, Sequans has developed and delivered seven generations of 4G technology and its chips are certified and shipping in 4G networks around the world. Visit Sequans online at