Gemtek adopts Sequans' Monarch platform

Leading LTE for IoT chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) announced that Gemtek, manufacturer of wireless broadband and IoT devices, has developed a new LTE-M IoT Tracker based on Sequans´ Monarch LTE-M/NB-IoT Platform, the company said.

The Gemtek LTE-M IoT tracker is a compact device that can be placed into pockets, luggage, vehicles, or other assets and can monitor the location of those assets 24 hours a day.

In addition to LTE-M, the tracker includes GNSS, Wi-Fi indoor positioning, and interfaces for USB charging, and one-button SOS. The new Gemtek tracker can be used for many applications including emergency button, IoT button, vibration detection, as well as tracking of people, pets, and assets.

Founded in 1991, Gemtek (TSE: 4906) is the world-leading provider of Wireless Broadband solutions, offering a wide range of solutions from residential to business. As one of the earliest companies who provided WLAN products, nowadays Gemtek bases on the core competency in RF/Microwave design, software engineering, and manufacturing excellence to bring products to market faster and more economically than others. Visit Gemtek online at http://www.gemtek.com.tw/

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. Today, Sequans offers two LTE product lines: StreamrichLTEâ„¢, optimized for feature-rich mobile computing and home/portable router devices, and StreamliteLTEâ„¢, optimized for M2M devices and other connected devices for the IoT. Sequans is based in Paris, France with additional offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Israel, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, South Korea, and China. Visit Sequans online at www.sequans.com; www.facebook.com/sequans; www.twitter.com/sequans