Hong Kong-headquartered TenX2 & Bengaluru-based digital infrastructure solutions provider Qogno have entered into a strategic partnership to enable 5G-ready connected solutions for urban & rural India. The partnership, according to the companies, would strive to aggregate IoT innovations across APAC & Europe for deployment as part of Smart Cities and Digital Village projects in India & other 5G ready markets.
The partnership kick-starts with Smart City cluster & Digital Village cluster showcase at India Mobile Congress, which is South Asia’s largest and most relevant digital technologies forum, organized by Department of Telecom (DoT) under the Ministry of Communications and COAI. India Mobile Congress 2019 takes place in Aerocity, New Delhi, on 14, 15 and 16 October 2019, with Qogno as the Technology and Vision partner to the annual event.
The company’s Smart City cluster showcase at IMC would include Smart Retail innovations in energy monitoring, food safety and automation; Smart Home solutions including water & energy monitoring; camera-based sensors & visitor management systems for Smart office workspaces; Smart Industry 4.0 solutions including cold chain, enterprise assets, sites and machinery monitoring as well as next gen EV and digital device Charging stations. The Smart City cluster showcase is aligned to UN sustainability goals for urban development, clean & affordable water and energy.
Digital Village showcases innovations for UN sustainable goals of Food Security & Life on Land: A model village will be exhibited at IMC and would feature digitised farm operations, crop, farm weather monitoring & farmer advisory, cattle traceability & health monitoring, Made-in-India electric autonomous tractor, integrated as part of Qogno Village Secretariat Infrastructure across India.
The companies believe that the innovations showcased at IMC 2019 is a first step in a continued program of collaboration between Qogno and TenX2 to drive through Smart infrastrcural projects as well as help the growth of India’s IoT startup ecosystem, with plans to extend footprint across Asia and Europe.