Xtra Merry Xmas from Thinxtra!

Xtra Merry Xmas from Thinxtra!
Thinxtra has had a crazy first year, growing from a start-up and evolving to become the Asia-Pacific "IoT Powerhouse", now operating three nationwide networks dedicated to the Internet of Things. Here are some of our highlights from 2016: • Raised $11.5M, and now raising an extra $20M to finalise the rollout of the Sigfox network in Australia and New Zealand and expand to Asia • Opened subsidiaries in New Zealand and Hong Kong • Signed up major deals

Thinxtra and UTS:Rapido partnership to accelerate the digital economy

Thinxtra and UTS:Rapido partnership to accelerate the digital economy
The University of Technology, Sydney is the first Australian university to get free access to Sigfox Internet of Things (IoT) global network in a new partnership with local telecommunications company Thinxtra.  Thinxtra is introducing the Smart University Partnership Program for tertiary institutions to accelerate the sector’s contribution to the development of IoT solutions for Smart Cities, industrial and agricultural applications. UTS is one of the fir...

Thinxtra expands into Hong Kong to empower IoT in Asia Pacific

Thinxtra expands into Hong Kong to empower IoT in Asia Pacific
As an exclusive operator for Sigfox in Australia, New Zealand and now Hong Kong, Thinxtra invests to build the LPWA network and boost the IoT ecosystem across the region. Hong Kong, December 15, 2016 - Thinxtra, Asia Pacific’s pure play Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure provider, is expanding into Hong Kong to empower organisations to use IoT to improve business processes and people’s lives. With Hong Kong as its first Asian market outside of Aust

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...