Energy consumption of Low Power Wide Area Networks – Thesis Summary

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Nextfour has had the pleasure of having many talented students take part in our work during the past ten years. Every now and then we even get a thesis published by one of them. Below, you can read a summary of the thesis by Sebastian Nyberg, who has been actively working with Nextfour’s recent IoT research project: The market for …

Nextfour in cooperation with DNA to launch Finland’s first NB-IoT and LTE-M supported IoT application platform

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Finland’s first LTE-M and NB-IoT supported IoT (Internet-of-Things) application platform has been launched in the city of Turku. The application is a collaboration between Nextfour Group, one of the leading product development companies in the South-Western Finland, and DNA, one of the leading telecommunications groups in Finland. Developing a scalable high-performance platform is essential to providing companies with the best …

Nextfour team expands

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Nextfour team expands again as Henri Hirvonen starts work as a System Designer. You’ll meet Henri if you contact Nextfour about wire harnesses and boat systems.

Nextfour team expands with two mechanics experts

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Nextfour continues to grow and expand its expertise to provide our clients with an even more extensive set of services. This time we introduce two skilled mechanics design professionals Jarkko Sarmaala and Mika Tarvonen to the team as Chief (Mech) Engineers.

Q system launches support for Raymarine Quantum Radar

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Nextfour’s Q navigation system gets a long-awaited extension today as the Raymarine Quantum radar integration is unveiled at Helsinki International Boat Show Vene 18 Båt. This remarkable radar was a natural choice for Q Experience as it surpasses traditional magnetron radars with its resolution and separation. Raymarine Quantum uses the CHIRP Pulse Compression technology to achieve exceptionally sharp radar imaging on …

New workers join Nextfour

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We are pleased to welcome new members to the growing Nextfour team! Lars Sundman starts as a Software Engineer and Jarmo Parkko as a Senior Hardware Engineer.

Nextfour is hiring

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Nextfour Group is a hi-tech product development company with ten years of experience in the field. We specialize in product development for demanding environments such as marine, medical and safety sectors. Nextfour Group consists of e.g. Nextfour Wireless that specializes in antenna measurements and design, and Nextfour Solutions that is known for the world’s smartest navigation system Q Experience. Nextfour already …

Boosting IoT with NB-IoT and LTE Cat M1

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Day by day we are moving towards a more autonomous world. This means that more devices are connected to and communicating with each other over the Internet. Products ranging from light bulbs to cars are now sending gathered information to the user or service provider, and a secure, reliable connection is needed to facilitate the ever growing traffic. The goal is …

Nextfour’s Q Experience joins forces with Vita

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Nextfour’s smart navigation system Q Experience has joined forces with the UK boat manufacturer Vita. Both companies are relatively new players on the field: the Q system launched in 2016 while Vita’s first boat is still under development. But together they plan to take the conventional industry by storm. “Vita is a very innovative company that we will definitely enjoy working …

Q navigation system nominated for Boat Builder Awards

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We are thrilled to announce that Nextfour’s smart navigation system Q Experience has been nominated for this year’s Boat Builder Awards in no less than two categories! Boat Builder Awards are a part of the world’s largest marine equipment trade show METSTRADE that takes place in Amsterdam the 14.-16. November. The prestigious awards have been organized since 2015 to give recognition to outstanding achievements …