Monday, January 12, 2009

France Telecom Acquires Data & Mobiles for M2M Services

France Telecom has acquired Data & Mobiles, a French company specializing in Machine-to-Machine" (M2M) telemetry. The company's on-board devices and application platform is currently used for tracking a fleet of some 20,000 vehicles in France. Financial terms were not disclosed.

France Telecom said the Data & Mobiles acquisition strengths furthers Orange Business Services goals to provide real-time business solutions for companies in France and internationally.