New Delhi based IoT startup SenRa has partnered with Los Angeles head-quartered IoT firm myDevices to launch a suite of IoT solutions to be used for industrial purposes. Named IoT In A Box, the solution is rolled out for providing end-to-end commercial refrigeration monitoring solutions in the first phase. Gradually, the company will introduce other similar solution to be used by various industry verticals.
“We are excited to bring myDevices’ IoT in a Box solution offerings to the Indian market.” said Ali Hosseini, CEO of SenRa. “This collaboration will allow us to increase adoption of LoRaWAN in India and in its mainstream market. IoT in a Box is an off-the-shelf solution which will rapidly enable digitalization PAN India.”
According to SenRa there are over 90 million commercial refrigeration units in operation around the world and the global demand for commercial refrigeration equipment is expected to increase 4.5% each year through 2020. The firm believes the collaboration between the two companies will help drive India’s digital movement into industries yet to be penetrated in the Indian market.
The IoT in a Box commercial refrigeration temperature monitoring offering will now drive IoT adoption into industries such as retail, supply-chain management, logistics, healthcare, and even hospitality.
With India’s IoT market poised to touch $15 billion USD by 2020, new and cost-effective solutions are an integral part of driving the market growth and IoT adoption in India.
The IoT solutions are developed by myDevices and SenRa is the local partner in India that will deploy the solutions at the customers’ infrastructure using its LoRaWAN network.
The company believes the myDevices’ IoT in a Box solution and SenRa’s LoRaWAN network services will allow businesses like pharmaceutical labs, supermarkets, corporate cafeterias, restaurants, hospitals, and food manufacturing units to better monitor and manage their refrigerators and deep-freezing units remotely and in real-time.
SenRa and myDevices last year had announced their collaboration to provide SenRa’s commercial grade network with myDevices IoT ‘Cayenne’ platform to simplify the creation, development and deployment of end-to-end solutions in a growing India IoT market.
myDevices’ IoT in a Box pre-packaged solutions empower SenRa to immediately offer out-of-the-box, LoRa technology products that can expand to many verticals across a variety of industries, including automated temperature monitoring for hospitals, hotels, and food service organizations.” said Kevin Bromber, CEO and Founder of myDevices. “Businesses worldwide are required by law to monitor refrigeration temperatures for perishable goods. With IoT in a Box, they can automatically ensure food safety and reduce inventory loss, significantly reducing labor and operational costs associated with manual monitoring.”
IoT in a Box has already made significant impact on businesses across the globe, where businesses have demonstrated a large return on their investment and a massive reduction in resource allocation to address what now can be done from a mobile application on a phone.