Avanci has announced that Conversant Wireless Licensing S.Ã .r.l. has joined its Internet of Things licensing platform as the 18th patent owner, the company said.
Conversant owns an extensive patent portfolio related to mobile communications networks, which includes hundreds of patents and patent applications that have been declared essential to the 2G, 3G and 4G mobile standards.
By joining the Avanci platform, Conversant will license its portfolios through Avanci´s single license agreement to automobile and smart meter manufacturers around the world.
The Avanci model brings together patent owners from around the world that develop wireless technologies into one place, creating a solution to patent licensing that increases predictability, reduces risk and streamlines technology sharing.
Avanci has a vision that sharing technology, on a broad scale for the Internet of Things industry, can be simpler. For more information about Avanci, visit http://www.avanci.com.
Conversant Intellectual Property Management Inc. is a global intellectual property management company known for its principled approach to patent licensing. With a portfolio of thousands of patents and patent applications under management, Conversant has special expertise in semiconductors and communications technology. For more information, visit www.conversantip.com.