Q: What is M2M?
m2m stands for ‚Machine to Machine’ and describes the “automated communication between remote machines and central management applications” (Telit). The m2m industry is rapidly growing and brings advantages and improvements such as:
- Personal safety through ubiquitous tracking and surveillance.
- Business results through optimized asset utilization.
- Processes & productivity through direct communication between remote machines & central management systems.
- Performance and reduces costs through the utilization of real-time information.
m2m applications are used in fields such as health care, automotive, security systems, tracking, emergency/telephony, vending machines, public transport, information displays, etc.