Published 12.03.2015

Oulu, Luleå and Troms are marketing Northern investments together

Northern Scandinavian investment opportunities at the MIPIM property investment market in Cannes, France Read more »
Published 02.03.2015

Tosibox: Globalising with a patented Lock and Key remote connection solution for M2M market

With a solution for independent encrypted remote connections, Tosibox of northern Finland is seeking to ride the crest of the industrial Internet Machine-to-Machine (M2M) market at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. This patented solution brings reliability and cost savings to global remote connections. The company’s products are already used in 70 countries, with sales now also beginning in North America. Read more »
Published 25.02.2015

The leading companies in mobile technology are investing in Oulu

A significant number of international corporations relocated to Oulu during the second half of 2014. This surely must be a record in the Finnish industrial history that such a major contribution was made to the field of development in hi-tech in such a short period of time. Eleven of these corporations are in ICT and almost the same number in other fields. Over the past couple of years the ICT ecosystem in Oulu has diversified considerably: While it earlier depended on two drivers, the mobile phone and mobile network knowledge and knowhow, it is complemented by clusters producing finance, health tech and automotive solutions. Read more »
Published 29.01.2015

FICHe accelerator awards 80 European eHealth SMEs and startups

European Union funded FICHe (Future Internet Challenge eHealth) accelerator program has selected 80 European health technology companies out of more than three hundred applications to the first phase of the project. Participation was open to all European eHealth small and mid-sized enterprises and startups eager to develop innovative applications in the eHealth domain using FIWARE technology (www.fiware.org). In the coming next weeks the 80 SMEs and startups are offered bootcamps, coaching and webinars. By the end of February they all have to deliver a clear business model of their innovation, present their team to the review committee and develop a plan to execute in the next phase of the program. Read more »
Published 13.01.2015

Domos Labs to join Linux Foundation Allseen Alliance

Oulu-based Domos Labs has joined Linux Foundation Allseen Alliance, the collaborative industry project established to secure interoperability for Internet of Things. The Alliance has had a very successful 2014, attracting a number of global heavyweights in various industries like Qualcomm, Microsoft, Sony, LG, Cisco, Electrolux etc: https://allseenalliance.org/about/members. Read more »