Cellular Connectivity Partners

Cellular Connectivity Partners

In addition to the nRF9160 SiP with its full integration of hardware and software, you also need a connectivity provider with SIM and data plan to get connected. Just as Nordic Semiconductor partners with distributors to improve support and availability, we also partner with connectivity providers to get you connected faster and easier.

Why Arkessa?

Why Arkessa?

Ask Arkessa: Common IoT Questions

Why Nordic and Arkessa?

Nordic’s partnership with Arkessa offers customers who are deploying applications using their low power nRF9160 module a complete global managed IoT connectivity solution through a single partner – one provider, one platform, one contract.

Arkessa is a specialist IoT connectivity services provider with over 13 years of experience in the M2M/cellular IoT market. They have deep experience across a diverse set of applications covering the full spectrum of IoT use cases, with their customers connecting hundreds of thousands of devices across their global network.

Arkessa’s ecosystem partners include global system integrators, global electronics distribution, and eSIM and cellular module manufacturers, placing Arkessa at the centre of the latest disruptive embedded technology, such as low-power wide-area radio technologies (LPWAN).

Arkessa offers technical and commercial flexibility to help you discover the best cellular connectivity solution for your business and deployment model. Their secure network delivers data from your devices to a cloud-hosted connectivity management platform that integrates securely with your network and business systems.

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Why Arkessa?

  • Over ten years' experience in the IoT space.

  • Dedicated support and connectivity management

  • Dedicated technical support and experience of embedded ecosystems from the cellular module to cloud

  • Commercial and technical flexibility to fit customer application or business model

Arkessa network coverage

for LTE-M and NB-IoT

For cellular embedded devices, there are a few parameters that are critical. These include: LTE-M and NB-IoT coverage, sleep interval availability for eDRX and PSM and coverage enhancement mode support in the regions of interest:

Arkessa compatible devices

nRF9160 DK

Affordable, pre-certified cellular IoT development kit for LTE-M, NB-IoT, GNSS and Bluetooth LE. Perfect for evaluation and development on the nRF9160 SiP

Nordic Thingy:91

The Nordic Thingy:91 is an easy-to-use cellular IoT prototyping platform, designed to help building prototypes and demos, without the need to build hardware or even write firmware.