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

Opengear delivers secure, resilient access and automation to critical IT infrastructure, even when the network is down. Provisioning, orchestration and remote management of network devices, through innovative software and appliances, enables technical staff to manage their data centers and remote network locations reliably and efficiently. Opengear’s business continuity solutions are trusted by global organizations across financial, digital communications, retail and manufacturing industries. The company is headquartered in New Jersey, with R&D centers in Silicon Valley and Brisbane, Australia. For more information please visit

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