KDDI Selects Axiros to Bring the Next Generation of Multi-Protocol Device Management Platform

23 October 2017 – SINGAPORE – Axiros, the German based technology leader in device management, TR-069, and IoT solutions for service providers, enterprises, and OEMs, today announced that it was selected by KDDI Corporation (TOKYO: 9433), one of the largest Carriers in Japan (and Asia Pacific) to deliver next Generation Mobile, Fixed Broadband and IoT Services.

Hiroshi Tsuji, General Manager of KDDI’s Product & Customer Service Sector said, “To be the company that Customers want to choose, KDDI is "Transforming into a Business that Provides the best possible Customer Experience Value" as a cornerstone of "customer perspective (liberation)" and "innovation (discovery)." For IoT/5G world where more devices are connected to the "Internet of Things" (IoT), by applying Axiros AXPERIENCE Multi-Protocol Device Management, KDDI can provide Advanced Safe and Secure Service for any devices to "au" Customer.”

KDDI is using Axiros’s customer AXPERIENCE products including AXESS.ACS that is the core auto configuration server helping KDDI integrate all its devices (Mobile Devices, IoT and CPEs, cable modems, STBs, etc.) into one managed set regardless of protocol and AXTRACT that is a perfect complement for QoE monitoring to collect, monitor, diagnose and analyze device and network data. AXPERIENCE can also provide variety of device management features for various IoT devices such as Protocol Handler, Data Mapper, Event streaming module, etc.

“What would normally be three separate platforms to deliver OMA-DM, TR069 (and all of it’s variants), IoT Management (with protocols such as MQTT, LWM2M etc.) is now been delivered by our Next Generation IoT Platform - AXPERIENCE," said Shaun Rossiter, Vice President of Axiros Asia Pacific. "By applying AXPERIENCE, KDDI can reduce operational cost for legacy device management whilst adding next Generation IoT, Fixed and Mobile Device Management features with one Platform. Our focus on choosing the right customers and the right territories to invest in is showing the right results. KDDI Corporation is a Company of integrity, committed to bringing the best value and quality to it’s customers and shareholders alike. We look forward to a long and mutually viable relationhip with KDDI.“

Axiros Country Manager Japan, Motoharu Fujimura said, “Axiros has made waves in the device management, M2M and IoT space this past year in Global Market. To be selected by KDDI is a great step forward for Axiros Japan and consolidate the strong belief in Axiros Products and Services and our applicability to the Japanese market.“

Axiros was recognized as one of five global 2015 Cool Vendors in IoT by Gartner, cited a Gartner Top 10 IoT Technology for 2017-2018, listed in the Gartner Market Guide for IoT Platforms, was chosen by CIOReview as one of its 20 Most Promising M2M Solution Suppliers, and was shortlisted for the Broadband World Forum 2015 Awards for The Most Innovative Internet of Things Solution Award.

For more information about Axiros, AXESS, AXTRACT, or its other products, please visit the company’s website.

About KDDI

A Business that Provides Customer Experience Value

KDDI views itself as a “Life Design Company,” as our goal is to provide various products and services to evolutionize the lives of customers by helping them design their own lifestyles and liberate themselves from inconveniences to obtain greater freedom. Our Business Management Direction is “Transforming into a Business that Provides Customer Experience Value” and brand message is “New Freedom,” so we seek to provide “New Freedom” and “provide customer experience value” on a cornerstone of “customer perspective (liberation)” and “innovation (discovery).”

About Axiros

The Axiros AXvantage: Any protocol, any device, any service –any time. Axiros is a global leader in IoT, M2M, TR-069 and device management, providing software solutions and platforms to service providers and equipment manufacturers worldwide to manage and IoT-ize devices.
Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Munich, Axiros has sales and service offices and development centers worldwide, so as needs change, Axiros will always be close by to deliver. @axiros1