Vula Telematix, a subsidiary of the Vula Investments Group, A group that has pioneered black participation in the Telecommunications and Energy Sector since 1993, has concluded an exclusive agreement to rollout The Machine Network SA under license from Ingenu.
Operating on universal spectrum, the Ingenu’s RPMA®(Random Phase Multiple Access technology) is a proven standard for connecting Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) devices around the world, with 38 private networks deployed over seven years. The Machine Network™ will have further reach, global range and longer lasting battery life than any existing network. It is also future-proof – enabling technology solution providers to maximize their product’s efficiency and longevity, with unparalleled control and visibility. Ingenu is led by a highly experienced team and backed by one of the strongest boards in the industry, including veterans from Verizon and Qualcomm
Vula Telematix has already aligned with local development partners such as Smart grid Technologies, DarioZone, and PTSI to build IoT Solutions for the local market. These and many other development partners are building IoT solutions that will address many gaps in our market.
Network rollout plans are due to conclude coverage of the Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape town Metropolis in 2016.