The current Coronavirus pandemic has taught us a lot about ourselves and our society. In particular, we have all become much more aware of personal and public hygiene and, of course, “social distance”. We have also largely been spending more time outdoors. Intelligent mobility, such as electric
When it comes to large-scale IoT deployments that entail thousands of distributed devices, round-the-clock monitoring of critical operational metrics is the key to success. Cellular connectivity has been deemed as one of the most robust and dependable communication options. Nevertheless, with
Behind the scenes of EMnify’s connectivity platforms, several engineering teams are working continuously on providing a more stable and scalable platform as well as new features that make the life of our customers easier.
EMnify marketing recently sat down with Director of Tech &
Cellular IoT & M2M use cases often involve a high number of devices that need to be connected to a mobile network. For this to happen, devices must first be fitted with a SIM and network connectivity must be provisioned. When a project includes hundreds, thousands or even millions of devices that
What is a Virtual Private Network (VPN)?
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) enables encrypted, targeted transmission of data over public networks such as the Internet. It establishes protected and self-contained networks with various end devices. A frequent application is the connection of home
Smart farming – challenges in traditional agriculture
The challenges in agriculture are increasing in all regions of the world. While the developed world is mainly concerned with structural change in rural areas, the world’s growing population is increasingly noticeable and a growing concern in
What is fleet tracking and how does it work?
Fleet tracking is the use of location technology in tracked vehicles. Software programs that gather data from the vehicle location devices enable you to pinpoint the vehicle’s exact location. A well-known and good example of the most common vehicle
When configuring an Endpoint (via the EMnify user interface (EUI) or the RESTful API), EMnify customers have the possibility to activate the IMEI lock. The IMEI is a unique serial number that the manufacturer assigns to cellular devices to identify devices connected to a GSM network. To learn
What is an IMEI number? A serial number that the manufacturer assigns to cellular devices. Just as people have their own ID number and every car has a vehicle number, every cellular device with a SIM card can be precisely identified by a so-called IMEI number – International Mobile Equipment
An ICCID number – what is it and how do I find it?
Each active SIM card has its own SIM card number, which can be used to assign and identify the card individually. Often these numbers are printed directly on the card or are at least recorded on the card carrier or on the enclosed letter. The