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26 Jun 2018

Telna Extends Future-Ready Global Connectivity Solutions to Tech Data Resellers at Channel Link 2018

Austin, Texas — June 26, 2018 — Telna, a vertically integrated provider of global connectivity and mobility solutions, will be expanding their distribution of innovative products and services at Tech Data Channel Link 2018 in Austin, Texas from June 27 – 29, 2018 at booth #428. Telna will showcase the IoT Connect eSIM router and Global SIM Card, both end-to-end solutions available for distribution.

Tech Data’s partners will have the unique opportunity to help their clients drastically reduce overall costs and management overheads by providing a complete end-to-end global connectivity solution with one global network, one management portal, one invoice, one direct line to 24/7 support, and the option to select from a suite of connectivity products. Plans are consumption-based, multi-network, and can be pooled to further optimize costs.

Telna operates its own mobile network infrastructure and has direct access agreements with 800+ networks with coverage in 200+ countries/territories. Combined with its proprietary software-defined-network technology and multi-IMSI platform, Telna is uniquely positioned to provide access to multiple top-tier networks per country/region, thereby offering increased redundancy, coverage, and reliability to the end-user.

Tech Data and Telna announced their partnership earlier this year to deliver Telna’s suite of products and services in North America. Tech Data is the first global distributor to offer Telna’s IoT Connect—the world’s first eSIM, multi-channel router bundled with out-of-box global mobile connectivity.

“Our partnership with Tech Data has been extremely beneficial and we’re excited to continue building relationships with their reseller network to streamline the purchase and rollout of our powerful connectivity solutions to customers around the world,” said Gregory Gundelfinger, Telna CEO.

Visit booth 428 for live demonstrations of Telna’s end-to-end connectivity solutions:

  • Global SIM Card: Connects users to local networks for voice and fast 4G LTE/3G data worldwide. Usage is managed in real-time with an accompanying app.
  • IoT Connect: The only enterprise-grade, multi-modem, multi-IMSI eSIM router that comes out-of-box with global 4G LTE connectivity. The hardware is completely SIM-free and managed remotely through a cloud-based portal.

 

For more information about becoming a Telna partner, e-mail [email protected].

 

About Telna

Telna is a vertically integrated end-to-end network-as-a-service (NaaS) for the growing Internet of Things (IoT) economy. Telna is a US-based, GSMA member, and wireless carrier, which has direct access agreements with 800+ networks, and LTE/4G/3G coverage in 200+ countries worldwide. Today, the integrated company combines a pervasive network of networks, full back-end network infrastructure, and device hardware/software technology to offer a full suite of global connectivity services. Learn more at www.telna.com.

 

Contact:

Zulma Garcia
Director of Marketing
[email protected]

01 Mar 2018

Telna Partners with Tech Data to Deliver Affordable, Innovative Global Connectivity Solutions

BARCELONA, Spain — March 1, 2018 — Telna, a vertically integrated provider of global connectivity and mobility solutions, today announced their partnership with Tech Data, the leading global end-to-end distributor of technology products, services and solutions, to distribute Telna’s products and services to Tech Data’s channel of resellers in North America. Telna offers truly global 1-SIM, 1-Network, 1-Invoice, 1-Portal mobile connectivity solutions to consumer and enterprise customers.

Telna’s suite of products available through Tech Data under the Telna and KnowRoaming brands include the Global SIM Sticker and Global SIM Card. Tech Data will also be the first global distributor to offer Telna’s IoT Connect—the world’s first enterprise-grade eSIM, multi-channel router bundled with out-of-box global mobile connectivity.

Tech Data customers in the U.S. and Canada now have access to Telna products and the ability to grow their businesses by participating in a residuals-based subscriber usage revenue share program.

“We are pleased to further strengthen our portfolio of solutions with the addition of Telna, which has built an impressive track record of providing superior quality connectivity and global roaming services,” said Linda Rendleman, senior vice president, Endpoint Solutions, Americas, at Tech Data. “Our customers will be equipped with some of the world’s most successful business and consumer brands to provide their end-user clientele with expansive and reliable global connectivity solutions that serve their needs today and feature the scalability to meet their demands of tomorrow.”

Telna operates its own mobile network infrastructure and has direct access agreements with 800+ networks with coverage in 200+ countries/territories. Combined with its proprietary software-defined-network technology and multi-IMSI platform, Telna is uniquely positioned to provide access to multiple top-tier networks per country/region, thereby offering increased redundancy, coverage, and reliability to the end-user.

“In our connected world, global connectivity that is reliable, secure and affordable is a requirement for consumers and enterprises. We provide innovative solutions, high-quality service, and a robust mobile network to connect people and machines worldwide,” said Gregory Gundelfinger, Telna CEO. “Unlike traditional carrier offerings, this partnership can allow VARs and MSPs the ability to enter the revenue stream associated with connectivity on a global basis with far less pain and complexity. We are excited to work with Tech Data, and their massive reseller network, to streamline the purchase and rollout of our powerful connectivity solutions to customers around the world.”

Global Connectivity Products offered by Tech Data:

  • Global SIM Sticker: After a one-time, easy application to the user’s existing SIM card, the SIM Sticker stays in the phone or tablet and automatically activates and connects to local networks for voice and fast 4G LTE/3G data every time they travel. The ReachMe automatic call forwarding service enables the user to receive all their calls to their home mobile number. Usage is managed in real-time with the free KnowRoaming companion app.
  • Global SIM Card: Perfect for any traveler, the Global SIM Card connects users to local networks for voice and fast 4G LTE/3G data worldwide. All usage is prepaid with no contracts. Usage is managed in real-time with the free KnowRoaming companion app.
  • IoT Connect: A high-bandwidth, end-to-end solution for enterprises that require reliable, global connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT Connect’s unique link aggregation means the connection can run over multiple towers/carriers, with a maximum transfer rate multiple times the speed of an individual radio. The hardware is completely SIM-free and managed remotely through a cloud-based portal.

 

About Telna

Telna is a vertically integrated end-to-end network-as-a-service (NaaS) for the growing Internet of Things (IoT) economy. Telna is a US-based, GSMA member wireless carrier that has direct access agreements with 800+ networks, and LTE/4G/3G coverage in 200+ countries worldwide. Today, the integrated company combines a pervasive network of networks, full back-end network infrastructure, and device hardware/software technology to offer a full suite of global connectivity services. Learn more at www.telna.com.

 

About Tech Data

Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for nine straight years. To find out more, visit www.techdata.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

 

Contact:

Zulma Garcia
Director of Marketing
[email protected]

22 Feb 2018

Xiaomi partners with Telna to broaden Mi Roaming coverage

BEIJING, China — February 22, 2018 — Telna, a global provider of end-to-end connectivity solutions, and Xiaomi, the global electronics company, today announced their partnership to provide expanded international roaming coverage through the Mi Roaming virtual SIM platform.

Launching first to over 100 million users from mainland China, the new, broadened coverage will be available on all current Xiaomi smartphone models, enabling access to affordable, seamless, 4G LTE 3G data roaming in more international destinations including in Europe and North America.

“This partnership is another step in our constant effort to deliver the best possible experience to our Mi fans worldwide,” stated the Xiaomi Roaming team.

From a company with a truly fan-focused mantra, the Mi Roaming app is one of the value-added solutions offered by Xiaomi. It enables users to connect to roaming data on-demand via virtual SIM technology. Users benefit from a seamless, device-integrated experience and truly affordable unlimited data rates.

“We’re thrilled to partner with Xiaomi—an industry leader in consumer technology,” said Gregory Gundelfinger, Telna CEO. “Our global decentralized network has local data breakouts wherever the Xiaomi user is traveling, providing a local data experience with lower latency and faster LTE data speeds. It’s a superior experience to any other network technology available and a breakthrough in data roaming technology. We are excited to introduce this technology experience to Xiaomi customers.”

Telna is a US-based GSMA member operating its own mobile network infrastructure. With over 18 network partners and 300+ bilateral agreements, Telna has direct access to 2,000+ top tier networks worldwide. Combined with its proprietary software-defined-network technology and Multi-IMSI platform, Telna is uniquely positioned to provide access to multiple top-tier networks per country/region, thereby offering increased redundancy, coverage, and reliability to the end-user.

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About Telna

Telna is a vertically integrated end-to-end network-as-a-service (NaaS) for the growing Internet of Things (IoT) economy. Telna is a US-based, GSMA member wireless carrier with over 18 network partners and 300+ bilateral agreements and direct access to 2,000+ top tier networks worldwide. In 2014, KnowRoaming, a SIM technology business, invested in and subsequently acquired Telna. Today, the integrated company combines a pervasive network of networks, full back-end network infrastructure, and device hardware/software technology to offer a full and complete suite of global connectivity services. Learn more at www.telna.com

About Xiaomi

Xiaomi was founded in 2010 by serial entrepreneur Lei Jun based on the vision “innovation for everyone”. We believe that high-quality products built with cutting-edge technology should be made accessible to everyone. We create remarkable hardware, software, and Internet services for and with the help of our Mi fans. We incorporate their feedback into our product range, which currently includes Mi and Redmi smartphones, Mi TVs and set-top boxes, Mi routers, and Mi Ecosystem products including smart home products, wearables and other accessories. With presence in over 30 countries and regions, Xiaomi is expanding its footprint across the world to become a global brand. http://www.mi.com/en/

 

Contact:

Zulma Garcia
Director of Marketing
[email protected]