M2M communication a future growth area

December 2006
Finweek;12/21/2006, p54
The article reports on the establishment of a communication system Machine Logistics designed to vie for the machine-to-machine communications in South Africa. It provides hardware and technology that is capable of real-time data transmission between machines and cellular phone networks. The electronic device works by transmitting video clips to cellphones or to a central server in a vending machine that may transmit the data to the head office to report the items, cash or machine faults.


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