铂讯科技当选Weightless SIG董事会成员

发表于:2018-04-04 21:03:00

英国剑桥 - 2018年4月3日 - Weightless SIG宣布扩大董事会,来自中国的“铂讯(北京)科技有限公司”(Bridging Science),作为低功耗广域网技术(LPWAN)和高级计量基础设施(AMI)产业的专家,当选董事会成员。铂讯科技为Weightless SIG带来了深厚的技术能力和广泛的工程经验,与现有的Weightless技术提供商形成良好的互补。

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铂讯科技首席执行官李晔(Alex Li)解释说,选择Weightless技术而非其他LPWAN替代方案,核心原因是Weightless技术具有其内在的优越性。 “我们在近两年内仔细研究分析了所有备选技术。我们明确的结论是,与其他通讯协议相比,Weightless采用基于同步组网的架构,在实际情况下比其他技术在频谱效率方面有了巨大的提高,并且支持丰富的功能,提供了前所未有的灵活性。”“对于铂讯科技来说,其他方案无法替代Weightless技术的优势,我们很高兴成为这个全球标准组织的一部分。

铂讯科技将80%的投入聚焦在技术研发,这将带来多元化的技术创新,以应对充满机遇的物联网垂直应用。其核心技术团队汇聚了来自阿尔斯通,爱立信,微软,华为,西门子,GE,Itron等公司的资深工程师。 Weightless SIG首席执行官兼首席系统架构师William Webb评论道:“我们很高兴欢迎铂讯科技当选董事会成员。这个团队为Weightless SIG带来的强大技能,将大大加速Weightless硬件的开发,特别是在AMI垂直市场的战略性发展。”

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铂讯科技与中国的AMI技术、公共事业行业、工业级IOT市场的关键单位,有着密切的合作关系,包括清华大学,工业和信息化部,天然气/水务公用事业企业,智能仪表,物联网平台供应商和相关合作伙伴。铂讯科技首先将提供基于Weightless技术的端到端AMI解决方案,特别是在智能燃气和智能水务市场,其次将拓展智能照明和智慧城市场景中的其他窄带物联应用案例。铂讯科技的现有Weightless硬件解决方案已进入研发的成熟阶段,计划于2018年底前投入商用基于Weightless技术的端到端IOT解决方案。

Weightless SIG welcomes Bridging Science to Board

Cambridge, UK – April 3, 2018 - The Weightless SIG today announced the expansion of its board with the appointment of Chinese LPWAN and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) specialist, Bridging Science. The company brings broad engineering experience and deep technical capability to the group with a complementary position to existing Weightless technology vendors. 
Bridging Science CEO, Alex Li, explained that they selected Weightless technology over all other LPWAN alternatives because of its intrinsic superiority. “We carefully analysed every technology option over a period of two years. Our definitive conclusion is that Weightless, with its synchronized network protocol delivers huge improvements in spectrum efficiency in practical situations over other technologies, and the wide-ranging feature set gives it unprecedented flexibility”, adding, “For us there was no viable alternative to Weightless and we are delighted to be part of that global community”. Bridging Science is eighty percent R&D focused bringing a diverse innovation skill set to bear on exciting IoT vertical applications. The core technology team brings together engineers from Alstom, Ericsson, Microsoft, Huawei, Siemens, GE, Itron and more.
William Webb, CEO of the Weightless SIG and Chief System Architect of the core technology commented “We are delighted to welcome Bridging Science to the Board of Directors. The skills that this team brings to the organization will greatly accelerate the development of Weightless hardware, especially in the strategically important AMI vertical market”.
Bridging Science enjoys strong cooperative relationships with key stakeholders in the Chinese AMI/Utility Critical IOT market including Tsinghua University, MIIT, Radio Regulators, partners, meters, IoT platform vendors and Gas/Water Utilities. The company will initially provide end-to-end AMI solutions using Weightless technology, specifically in gas and water metering markets, followed by other narrow band IoT use cases in Smart Lighting and Smart City environments. Existing Weightless hardware solutions from Bridging Science are at an advanced phase of development, and E2E IOT solution based on Weightless technology is planned to be commercial available by end of 2018.