Chuango signs on with Orange Business Services
Orange will supply the smart home and security company with multi-roaming SIMs for the next three years.
Chuango Security Technology Corp. has signed an agreement with Orange Business Services. As per the agreement, Orange will support Chuango's global business by delivering SIM cards and mobile connectivity over the next three years.
The SIM cards will adds global connectivity, which will greatly enhance the performance of the smart home and security company's out-of-the-box devices. The connectivity will be handled via the Orange Datavenue management platform.
Ken Li, Founder and CEO, Chuango, said: "We needed a partner who could provide worldwide connectivity for our new range of connected security devices. We worked with Orange Business Services closely to develop our IoT concept and test it in multiple markets. The improved user experience provided by the integrated network will help us reach our ambitious growth targets worldwide."
The Orange Business Services IoT connectivity service is part of Datavenue, a modular IoT and Analytics package. Orange's platforms are supported by a global team of more than 700 data-scientists and engineers.
Patrick Sim, senior vice president, Orange Business Services Asia-Pacific, added: "Chuango's connected security devices are a key part of the smart home revolution. It is a rapidly growing market and the number of smart home devices is predicted to more than triple over the next two years to over 1 billion worldwide in 2018."
He concluded: "We are pleased to be able to leverage our IoT expertise to support Chuango's growing global business."