SAN DIEGO, CA – Quake Global, Inc. (“QUAKE™”), a leading provider of mobile communication devices for M2M (machine-to-machine) markets delivers next generation modem to John Deere, a company dedicated to its founder’s core values: integrity, quality, commitment, and innovation. John Deere is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery.
John Deere’s solution enables farm operators to accurately monitor and control the moisture levels throughout the root zone of crops, resulting in reduced water consumption and improved ROI of farm systems. The John Deere solution communicates data from an array of sensors related to moisture content, irrigation, chemical balance of the soil, and equipment maintenance needs, to the John Deere equipment. Within the John Deere equipment, Quake Global’s Q4000 modem enables that data to be sent via satellite and terrestrial communication networks to be monitored and controlled remotely.
“John Deere and QUAKE have been partners for over a decade, and QUAKE’s new generation of M2M devices with 3G terrestrial and satellite network communications give John Deere’s solutions the ideal mix of data throughput and global reach to enable their customers to stay “linked to the land” from virtually anywhere in the world” stated Polina Braunstein, President and CEO of Quake Global.
About Quake Global
Quake Global, Inc. designs and manufactures industrial machine-to-machine (M2M) devices for asset tracking and monitoring using satellite, cellular, GPS, RFID and other technologies for a wide range of markets, including heavy equipment, transportation, energy, healthcare and other segments, and serves such customers as Sumitomo, Komatsu, Volvo, Mayo Clinic, Kaiser Health, Cerner Corporation, Caterpillar, Hyundai, Doosan and many others.
For more information, visit www.quakeglobal.com.