Opengear Appoints M2M Connectivity as First Specialist Cellular Wireless Distributor

Opengear announces the appointment of M2M Connectivity as its distributor of Opengear ACM5004-G 3G device server and secure remote management appliances in Australia and New Zealand. 

“M2M Connectivity makes for the ideal go-to-market partner for Opengear as they have a great pedigree in a wide range of wireless communications technologies, devices, industry solutions and services” said Tony Merenda cofounder and CTO of Opengear. 

“We are building similar specialist distribution partnerships in Asia and Europe,” he added. “Our partners there, like M2M Connectivity, also supply Sierra Wireless mini-PCI Express products for 3G/HSPA and CDMA markets and have each built great rapport with developers and integrators in their region.” 

The Opengear ACM5004-G device server is well suited to remote IT, network & power device management in industrial applications, utilities, telecommunications, solar metering, point of sale and gaming markets. The products have wide range of inbuilt applications enabling them to work “out-of-the-box” for most monitoring, logging and remote control installations. 

Opengear’s ACM5004-G includes wide device connectivity has an internal Sierra Wireless MC8795v quad band (850/900/1900/2100 MHz) 3G HSPA modem and deliver flexible out-of-band access on most carrier networks throughout Asia and Europe. 

Opengear is actively seeking specialist wireless distribution partners in other countries. Please contact Tony Merenda at 

About M2M Connectivity

M2M Connectivity ( distributes a full range of leading wireless modules and modems for wireless machine-to-machine (‘M2M’) communications in Australia and New Zealand. Their portfolio covers modules and modems for cellular (3G/HSPA, GSM/GPRS, CDMA), satellite (Orbcomm, Globalstar Simplex, Iridium), and short range industrial RF (Bluetooth, WLAN, 802.15.4 Zigbee). 

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About Opengear

Founded in 2004, Opengear delivers next generation intelligent solutions for managing critical IT and communications infrastructure. Opengear’s solutions, featuring embedded Smart OOB™ technology, equip our customers’ networks with intelligent automation and bulletproof resilience, enabling them to optimize technical operations and secure business continuity. The company is headquartered in New Jersey, with a manufacturing facility in Utah, R&D operations in Australia and Silicon Valley, and sales offices in Europe, Asia and the USA. For more information, please visit

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