Q1 Top News

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The first quarter of 2019 has been full of good news and exciting events for Haltian. Here are some highlights from the beginning of the year!

Top articles and blog posts

What is IoT? Definition and explanation

There are many different definitions of IoT. However, never has been a definition that could describe well and concisely what internet of things is. A description that people from other areas of work could also understand. Now there is.

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How IoT sensors can optimize maintenance costs

Finland’s transmission system operator, Fingrid, has been eager to digitalize the maintenance and monitoring of their operations. Over the years, Fingrid has organized 4 different innovation contests to find the best partners for industrial digitalization. Haltian won one of these contents in Spring 2018, and now Haltian’s wireless sensors are used to measure the temperatures of connecting components in electrical substations.

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Introducing our Connectivity Garage hosted by Haltian and Thingsee

Our popular Connectivity Garage was made to help people who are working with Internet of Things or wireless product development. We want to provide knowledge to help with designing, developing and building Connected products, IoT applications, IoT devices and solutions.


New partnerships and team members; here are some of our top news!

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Haltian becomes a u-blox preferred design house partner

U-blox is a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies for the automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. U-blox has a broad portfolio of chips, modules and a growing ecosystem of product supporting data services.

Haltian has made several products with u-blox’s supplies and will continue to create future technologies as a u-blox partner.

Haltian and Tieto announce multiannual commercial cooperation

Haltian and internationally-operating Nordic software and services company Tieto, have agreed a multiannual commercial cooperation concerning Tieto’s Empathic Building service. The smart office market is predicted to double in the next five years, and the shared offering of the two companies provides customers with a faster way of digitising their office facilities.

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New talents join our team

We are always looking for new talents and great co-workers. Here’s Kari, Tanja, Joe and Sami who joined our team during the first quarter of 2019.

Haltian Achieves AWS Advanced Technology Partner Accreditation for IoT

We are delighted to announce that Haltian team has achieved Advanced Technology Partner status, in the Amazon Web Services Partner Network for Thingsee IoT platform!


Haltian took part in two fantastic events at the beginning of 2019: MWC 2019 and Embedded World Nuremberg.

Finlandworks stand at the MWC 2019

The Mobile World Congress in Barcelona introduced the latest technologies of 5G and showed the world some amazing products like foldable phones. Haltian was a part of Business Finland’s #TeamFinland at the Finland Pavilion. Our Thingsee platform triggered a lot of interest and team Haltian made a lot of new connections.

At Embedded World, Haltian teamed up with Wirepas to showcase our latest technologies in IoT and our product development services.

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