LTE Cat M1 beginning to deploy, while LTE Cat 1 is spreading around the globe

Sequans was the first chipmaker to develop an LTE Cat M1/NB1 chip and recently brought its Monarch LTE Cat M1/NB1 solution to market. Based on release 13 of the 3GPP LTE standard that further refines LTE for use in IoT and M2M applications. While this new technology is beginning to deploy, and is ideal for ultra … Read more

Sequans’ Monarch Cat M1/Cat NB1 chip wins IoT Innovations Award

Connected World Magazine named Sequans a winner of an “IoT Innovations Award” for 2016 for its Monarch LTE chip, the world’s first-available Cat M1/Cat NB1 chip. Monarch was introduced at Mobile World Congress by Sequans, who at the same time announced Monarch development partnerships with industry powerhouses Verizon, Gemalto, Foxconn/Socle, and Skyworks, showing the wide … Read more

Sequans advances 5G in collaboration with leading visionaries

To keep its products at the leading edge with best in class performance and lowest cost, Sequans Communications has continually invested in R&D. Ever since its founding as a pure play 4G technology company in 2003, Sequans has maintained its leadership position by always looking ahead and around every corner. The company has a strong … Read more

Do We Need VoLTE Capability in IoT Applications?

It may seem counter to our perceptions of machine-to-machine communications that voice could be an aspect of these data-oriented applications, but in machine to human and human to machine communications such as command, control, and alerts, voice can be not only very useful, but cost-effective. The recognition of this fact has caused leading LTE for … Read more

Sequans at Mobile World Congress 2016

We unveiled the world’s first Cat M1/NB1 narrowband LTE chip, Monarch and are showing it off at MWC. It is the world’s most highly optimized LTE for IoT chip, integrating baseband, RF, memory, and power management in a single chip, and featuring exceptional low power capabilities and programmable on-chip RF filtering. We’ve also announced two … Read more

New Gemalto CAT 1 LTE M2M Module, Powered by Sequans’ LTE Chipset, Now Certified by Verizon

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announced that its leading edge Cinterion- CAT 1 LTE module has been certified by Verizon. (see the press release). The module is powered by Sequans’ Calliope LTE chipset, the world’s first Cat 1 (10 Mbps) LTE chipset solution optimized specifically for the design of devices with Category 1 (10 … Read more

Sequans’ CEO Georges Karam named an “IoT Pioneer” for 2016

On December 15, Connected World magazine announced the 2016 IoT Pioneers, awarded to those CEOs who have “demonstrated outstanding leadership, customer service, corporate stewardship, and unwavering technological vision, all of which have guided their companies to new heights.” Georges Karam, Sequans CEO, was interviewed by Connected World magazine’s editor-in-chief, Peggy Smedley, about his achievement. Here … Read more

Sequans’ Role in Verizon’s IoT Strategy

At a special event for reporters and analysts at its San Francisco Innovation Center, Verizon unveiled an IoT strategy that includes partners, cloud services, cheaper modems, and new data plans. Sequans, a leader in LTE for the IoT and the developer and provider of the world’s first CAT 1 LTE chipset platform, was announced as … Read more

Sequans’ Calliope LTE chipset inside industry’s first CAT 1 LTE module by Gemalto

Sequans’ Calliope LTE CAT 1 chipset is inside the world’s first CAT 1 LTE module introduced today by Gemalto, the world leader in M2M and digital security. The Cinterion ELS31 module is specifically designed for machine-to-machine (M2M) and industrial Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Sequans’ Calliope LTE Platform is the world’s first commercially available CAT 1 … Read more

Sequans Wins “Most Innovative IoT / M2M Strategy” Award

Sequans has won an industry award for having “the most innovative IoT /M2M strategy.”  Awarded by Light Reading at its annual Leading Lights awards program, held this year at the Field Museum in Chicago, Sequans was recognized as the vendor that has unveiled the most innovative internet of things / machine-to-machine (IoT/M2M) strategy during the … Read more