DataOnline acquires Wikon GmbH
April 3, 2018:
New Providence, NJ – April 3rd, 2018. DataOnline, the leading global provider of Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) solutions, announced today that it had completed the acquisition of Wikon Kommunikationstechnik GmbH.
Wikon, founded in 1991, is headquartered in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Wikon designs, builds, installs and supports end-to-end IIoT solutions across industries and around the world.
Wikon’s Managing Directors, Andreas Konzelmann & Joachim Molz, will continue to lead the company towards continued growth & market expansion.
Rob Barnacle, President of DataOnline, commented ‘We are excited to have Wikon as part the DataOnline Group. Our company vision includes growing our presence in Europe and expanding into adjacent markets. Wikon has a large established European customer base and is providing solutions for a variety of markets. This is a perfect fit for us.”
Andreas Konzelmann remarked “Everyone at Wikon is excited about becoming part of the DataOnline Group. The coming together of our two companies will create a significant force in Industrial IoT. Joachim and I would like to thank all of the Wikon team for their hard work and dedication over the years. We’re very much looking forward to the challenge and opportunities ahead.”
Financials details of the acquisition were not disclosed.
DataOnline® is a leading global provider of M2M (Machine To Machine) solutions specifically for the monitoring of remote fixed and mobile industrial assets. DataOnline specializes in robust and reliable hardware, data acquisition, wireless communications and advanced Web based information management services. Our total end-to-end solutions are quick, easy and cost effective putting you in control with the power to continuously monitor, assess and manage your remote assets via the Internet. From supply chain logistics to water & waste water management and environmental compliance to hazardous container tracking, DataOnline has the right monitoring solution for your business application.
DataOnline has offices in the US, Europe & Asia and a global network of representative companies. With an installed base of 150,000+ devices across industry, located in over 65 countries throughout the world, DataOnline ensures that it can provide solutions ‘Anywhere & Everywhere’.
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