Thinnect, a leading IoT Solution Provider of Smart City and Smart Facility applications, has joined the Qualcomm® Smart Cities Accelerator Program in its commitment to help customers achieve energy savings as well as to improve working and living environments. Thinnect’s wireless mesh, security and application layer technologies provide multiple advantages in a range of segments such as smart cities, smart buildings as well as food safety, helping to transform smart city concepts to reality.

“Thinnect’s patented Edge communication and application technology has been adopted by multiple customers and partners in Europe, Middle East, Asia and the US. Joining the Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program makes it possible to address a broader range of customers in the US as well as globally with the Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program ecosystem,” said Jurgo Preden, founder and CEO of Thinnect. “We are delighted to join an ecosystem of partners, who deliver solutions to a range of customers from local municipalities and federal customers to businesses.”

Thinnect’s solutions help municipalities and businesses create a more sustainable environment. Thinnect helps its customers to acquire insights into opportunities for improvements and to evaluate the effect of implemented changes by monitoring noise levels, air quality, traffic density and pollution levels in urban areas as well as in indoor environments. Thinnect’s patented technology provides improved reliability, scalability and bandwidth usage, delivering uniquely self-configuring solutions that reduces deployment cost and offers better coverage. “Qualcomm Technologies is a strategic collaborator for Thinnect, one that can help deliver greater efficiencies, cost savings, safety, and sustainability. While Thinnect provides complete solutions, we are positive the program helps us find partners who can benefit from Thinnect technology by integrating it in their products,” Preden added.

“We are pleased to welcome Thinnect to the Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program where their technologies will help equip our ecosystem members in addition to businesses and municipalities with the solutions they need for improved efficiencies in the development and deployment of smart cities and smart connected spaces,” said Ashok Tipirneni, Director, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and Head of Platform Product Management for Smart Cities. “By providing in-depth insights into opportunities for improvements, as well as the predicted impacts of these improvements on both indoor and outdoor environments, Thinnect’s wireless mesh IoT solutions will support the creation of more efficient and sustainable smart city environments of the future.”

The Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program launched in 2019 as part of the Qualcomm® Advantage Network and today has more than 300 members globally. It is designed to connect cities, municipalities, government agencies, and enterprises with an ecosystem of providers to help deliver greater efficiencies, cost savings, safety, and sustainability.

About Thinnect
Thinnect is an Estonian start-up offering Internet of Things (IoT) solutions and technology. Thinnect technology provides improved bandwidth, security and faster deployment for IoT solutions. Thinnect’s smart environment solutions are operational in nine countries across Europe, Asia and the US. Solutions offered by Thinnect help to reduce resource consumption and improve the indoor and outdoor environments.


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