FreeWave Technologies, Inc. announced  its WaveContact™ platform was named a 2015 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award winner from IoT Evolution Magazine, the leading publication covering IoT technologies. WaveContact™ is FreeWave’s industry-leading Class 1, Division 1, Division 2 and multipurpose wireless I/O solution for industrial M2M and IoT applications in hazardous locations.

“We’re honored to have WaveContact recognized for a 2015 IoT Evolution Product of the Year award,” saidScott Allen, CMO of FreeWave Technologies. “Our customers and partners spoke, and we listened. The WaveContact family is a direct result of the need for wireless M2M communications in hazardous environments, and we are very pleased that the IoT industry has recognized WaveContact as an innovative solution.”

“The solutions selected for the IoT Evolution Product of Year Award reflect the diverse range of products driving the machine to machine market today. It is my honor to congratulate FreeWave Technologies for their innovative work and superior contribution to the rapidly evolving IoT industry,” said Carl Ford, CEO of Crossfire Media, a co-publisher of IoT Evolution Magazine.

For more information on M2M Wireless for I/O Hazardous Environments, please see the white paper.

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About FreeWave Technologies

FreeWave Technologies is the leading provider of wireless Machine to Machine (M2M) solutions that deliver reliable access to data for leading companies in the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) markets. FreeWave’s fast, flexible and easy-to-deploy solutions streamline connectivity over long distances to create significant operational efficiencies for oil and gas producers, government and defense contractors,agricultural equipment manufacturers, energy and smart grid networks, municipalities and more. With 20-plus years of experience in the M2M market and more than 1 million radios deployed in the field, customers repeatedly turn to FreeWave to maximize their value in connecting M2M devices to optimize real-time decision making.