Speaker & Sponsor at the Australian Utility Week 2016 in Sydney

Speaker & Sponsor at the Australian Utility Week 2016 in Sydney
The Australian Utility Week 2016 is the major event for Smart Utilities in Australia and beyond Thinxtra, as a proud sponsor of the Australian Utility Week 2016, is delighted to invite you to attend the event on the 29-30 November at the Australian Technology Park, Sydney. As our guest, you will be able to attend the conference with a discounted rate or visit the expo free of charge -  go to Thinxtra Guest at Australia Utility Week to register Thinxt

Melbourne IoT Hackathon, and the winner is: Sigfox!

Melbourne IoT Hackathon, and the winner is: Sigfox!
Thanks to Spotless and Startup Bootcamp for organising the first IoT & Data Hackathon that took place at Melbourne’s iconic MCG on November 21st & 22nd 2016. Great event, big crowd, amazing food and a real success. Out of the 10 teams, 5 were developing IoT solutions using Sigfox connectivity with the support of Anat Efron and Guy Langlois from Sigfox local network operator, Thinxtra. 1st place and overall winner is.... MY CLEANLINESS, prop...

Network Operating Center to monitor Sigfox Network in ANZ

Network Operating Center to monitor Sigfox Network in ANZ
Thinxtra announced today that the Sigfox network is now covering 62% of the population in Australia and 73% of the population in New Zealand, and is committed to covering 95% of the population of both countries before the end of 2017. To enable such rapid and record breaking deployment, Thinxtra had partnered with infrastructure and network experts in ANZ, having previously signed a strategic partnership with Kordia in New Zealand and also now signing p...

South Australia collaborates with Sigfox and Thinxtra to become 1st IoT State.

South Australia collaborates with Sigfox and Thinxtra to become 1st IoT State.
In further proof of South Australia’s reputation as the nation’s most tech-savvy region, it is set to become the first state to be fully connected with a dedicated Internet of Things (IoT) network. French global IoT network provider Sigfox, is currently rolling out its network throughout Australia and recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the South Australian Government, through Investment Attraction South Australia, which will assist the n...

World’s First Ultra Low Cost Modules for Sigfox IoT Network

World’s First Ultra Low Cost Modules for Sigfox IoT Network
Sigfox has launched a revolutionary way to connect devices, thanks to the world’s first, ultra low cost Internet of Things (IoT) modules, with prices starting from just AUD $4 for the ANZ market. The modules are royalty free to ensure the lowest possible cost, whilst encouraging even greater levels of innovation. This initiative finally enables mass market acceleration, adoption and deployment of the IoT. In a developing world of cloud-connected devices...

Thinxtra Launches $5M Program to Bring IoT to Smart Councils

Thinxtra Launches $5M Program to Bring IoT to Smart Councils
Thinxtra is introducing a new Partnership Program for Smart Councils, and offering it to the first 50 selected councils in Australia. This unique program provides Sigfox network coverage within 4 weeks at no cost to the Council, to bring Internet of Things solutions to the community. Thinxtra is investing $5M into this program which includes free installation, free development kits for incubators and free connectivity for smart council application develop

Thinxtra sponsors the IoT Hackathon in Melbourne

Thinxtra sponsors the IoT Hackathon in Melbourne
In preparation for Spotless IoT & Data Hackathon (powered by Startup Bootcamp) to take place in Melbourne on November 21st & 22nd, Thinxtra will run a seminar on November 10th at this Startup bootcamp meet up event The Spotless Hack @ the ‘G is Melbourne’s premier IoT Hackathon, one of the world’s top Accelerator programs and being run at Melbourne’s iconic MCG! This is your chance to design and build something awesome, accessing the latest IoT techno

Why did the CEO of a large Australian Utility join Thinxtra, an IoT start-up?

Why did the CEO of a large Australian Utility join Thinxtra, an IoT start-up?
Alex Keisser is the dynamic CEO of Engie Australia, with extensive global experience and achievements in the international energy sector. He has deep Executive and Board level experience across multi-cultural activities and corporate governance structures. Thinxtra is proud to have Alex joining the Thinxtra Board of Directors. Loic Barancourt, CEO of Thinxtra, took this opportunity to ask him few questions: 1- Are you technology and IoT friendly (fitbit