Sierra Wireless Announces Modules Enable World's Fastest IoT Applications

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), the provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), has announced the industry´s first global LTE-Advanced Pro cellular modules, enabling the world´s fastest IoT applications for mobile computing, networking, and industrial M2M, the company said.

The AirPrime® EM75 Series embedded modules with integrated GNSS and eUICC capability provide global 4G coverage on a single module with 200 percent faster uplink speed than any other solution on the market. The modules also support unlicensed bands (LTE-LAA) for an additional speed boost, 3.5GHz local private networks (CBRS band), and public safety networks, such as FirstNet™.

The EM75 Series will enable public safety band 14 for FirstNetâ„¢ in the US and bands 20 and 28 for public safety LTE networks in Europe. FirstNet´s mission in the US and ESN´s mission in the U.K. are to build high-speed, nationwide wireless broadband networks dedicated to first responders.

Sierra Wireless is building the Internet of Things with intelligent wireless solutions that empower organizations to innovate in the connected world. Customers Start with Sierra because we offer the industry´s most comprehensive portfolio of 2G, 3G and 4G embedded modules and gateways, seamlessly integrated with our secure cloud and connectivity services. OEMs and enterprises worldwide trust our innovative solutions to get their connected products and services to market faster. Sierra Wireless has more than 1,100 employees globally and operates R&D centers in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.sierrawireless.com.