Globalgig Acquires IoT Connectivity Provider VIAA
IoT and Wireless Connectivity Provider VIAA Brings Customers and Solutions Expertise to Further Strengthen Globalgig Capabilities
San Antonio – March 9, 2021 – Globalgig announced today that the company has acquired San Diego based Evacomm, creator of the IoT connectivity brand VIAA (www.viaa.com) which provides customized IoT and wireless data solutions to a wide range of businesses. VIAA customers leverage mobile network connectivity around the world for applications from inventory management to security and monitoring.
VIAA was built to simplify the process of connecting IoT devices to mobile networks. VIAA customers range from start-ups building proof-of-concept projects to Fortune 1000 companies deploying large fleets of devices. Founder Matt MacAdams describes the value that VIAA provides, “we take an active role with our customers in project design, deployment and ongoing operational support, which has been the key to our success. We focus on offloading the complexities of mobile network connectivity, allowing customers to focus on delivering value to their end users.”
MacAdams will be Globalgig’s EVP of Voice and Data, as part of the Office of CTO. MacAdams started in the mobile communications space over 25 years ago, developing cellular services for travel and mobile communications. Prior to VIAA, he was the Director of Technology for Phone.com where he led efforts to scale their enterprise voice platform.
“Globalgig and VIAA have the same focus on customer experience and innovation,” said Ernest Cunningham, CEO of Globalgig. “We are very impressed with VIAA’s ability to design a tailored solution, co-manage projects with customers and provide deep wireless and telecommunications expertise to ensure project success.”
Globalgig is a leading CPaaS (Communications Platform-as-a-Service) provider for mobile and wireless services world-wide, working with industry innovators to develop solutions that deliver results. Currently, enterprise businesses leverage Globalgig’s multi-IMSI SIM for wireless data service in over 200 plus countries, with access to more than 800 mobile carriers. Globalgig wireless service is delivered via its Orchestra software platform, a powerful API-driven global connectivity platform for the management of SIMs, devices, data plans, billing, and network services.
Globalgig orchestrates hyperconnectivity for global enterprise customers using managed communications solutions. Working with innovators to create solutions that deliver results, Globalgig gives businesses of all sizes seamless connectivity for offices and mobile employees world-wide, using technologies such as SD-WAN, cellular, UCaaS and managed network solutions. To learn more, visit www.globalgig.com.
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