Sierra Wireless

Sierra Wireless designs and manufactures mobile computing and machine to machine communication products for automotive and transportation sectors. Read more

Kent Thexton's photo - President & CEO of Sierra Wireless

President & CEO

Kent Thexton

CEO Approval Rating

69/100

Founded:

1993

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQSWIR

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Annual Revenue

$448.6M

Sierra Wireless's revenue is the ranked 8th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2.5B.

Sierra Wireless Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
M2M One NZ Limited

Mar 2021

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undisclosed
M2M is an IoT technology firm that focuses on the design and deployment of wireless IoT systems for agriculture and security industries.
M2M Connectivity

Nov 2019

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$19.8M
M2m Connectivity is a supplier of modem, GPS antennas, sensors and switches for residential and commercial sectors.
Flow Corporation

Aug 2017

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undisclosed
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Numerex Corp.

Aug 2017

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$107M
Numerex offers a portfolio of managed end-to-end IoT solutions including smart devices, network connectivity and service applications to businesses.

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Global Navigation Satellite System, GlobalTop Technology

Apr 2017

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$3.2M
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These are all the companies that Sierra Wireless has acquired. Sierra Wireless has acquired 13 companies and its latest acquisition was M2M One NZ Limited in Mar 2021. M2M is an IoT technology firm that focuses on the design and deployment of wireless IoT systems for agriculture and security industries.

Sierra Wireless Funding History

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Apr 2020
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Lion Point Capital

Since Sierra Wireless was founded in 1993, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Sierra Wireless has raised $0. Sierra Wireless' funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $0

Sierra Wireless Investments

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Colligo is the provider of sharepoint applications for secure mobile access and email management.
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Jan 14, 2021
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Cubic Telecom is a cloud-based platform that provides content management and location-based services for automotive and mobile device manufacturers.
$5M
Jul 28, 2014
Equity
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Colligo is the provider of sharepoint applications for secure mobile access and email management.
$3.5M
Feb 07, 2002
Series A
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These are all the companies that Sierra Wireless has invested in. Sierra Wireless has invested 13 companies and its latest investment was M2M One NZ Limited in Mar 2021. M2M is an IoT technology firm that focuses on the design and deployment of wireless IoT systems for agriculture and security industries.

Sierra Wireless News

June 1, 2021Telecompaper

Sierra Wireless introduces 5G router portfolio

(Telecompaper) Sierra Wireless has launched its new XR Series of multi-network 5G routers. In additio... See more »
May 20, 2021Help Net Security

Sierra Wireless EM92 Series powers next generation 5G devices

Sierra Wireless announced its next generation of 5G mobile broadband embedded modules, the EM92 Serie... See more »
May 19, 2021MarketScreener

FORM 51-102F3 MATERIAL CHANGE REPORT (Form 6-K)

(marketscreener.com) basic and diluted 36,736 36,534 36,417 36,341 36,277 36,222 36,179 ...https://ww... See more »
May 19, 2021EE World Online

5G router brings connectivity to vehicles

The AirLink XR90 router from Sierra Wireless lets tablets and equipment connect to the cloud through ... See more »
May 14, 2021Telecompaper

Sierra Wireless raises revenues 5% in Q1 but supply challenges continue

(Telecompaper) Sierra Wireless reported revenues a bit under expectations, up 4.9 percent from the ye... See more »
May 13, 2021News Break

Sierra Wireless launches XR Series of multi-network 5G routers for business-critical apps - News Break

Sierra Wireless launched the next evolution in routers with its new XR Series of multi-network 5G rou... See more »
April 27, 2021Daily Host News

Sierra Wireless to Report First Quarter 2021 Results on May 13th

VANCOUVER, British Columbia-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) will release fin... See more »

Sierra Wireless Blogs

February 11, 2016Sierra Wireless Blog

Get ready for mangOH green, a new category of open hardware launching at Embedded World

Designed specifically for cellular-enabled IoT applications, mangOH green provides a sensor-to-cloud... See more »
February 5, 2016Sierra Wireless Blog

OMA LightweightM2M hands-on session with mangOH

The OMA, Arduino and Sierra Wireless held a one-day free event for makers, developers, robotic enthus... See more »
December 14, 2015Sierra Wireless Blog

OneM2M standard with mangOH and the IoT Acceleration Platform

As an ETSI and OneM2M member, Sierra Wireless contributes to M2M/IoT standards. At ETSI M2M Workshop ... See more »
December 11, 2015Sierra Wireless Blog

mangOH workshop at ECS Stockholm

For all of you who missed the very first workshop with the new open source hardware mangOH for the in... See more »
November 6, 2015SIERRA WIRELESS BLOG

Smart metering demo using mangOH and IoT acceleration platform

About 24% of electricity customers are equipped with smart meters in Europe (28 EU countries plus Swi... See more »
November 3, 2015SIERRA WIRELESS BLOG

Video from Innovation Summit: dead reckoning on Legato demoed by Neusoft

Recorded during Sierra Wireless Innovation Summit 2015, this video presents a Dead Reckoning implemen... See more »
October 14, 2015SIERRA WIRELESS BLOG

Video from Innovation Summit: vehicle telematics gateway demoed by PSA Peugeot Citröen and Dunasys

Recorded at Sierra Wireless Innovation Summit 2015, PSA Peugeot Citroën and Dunasys demoed a vehicle ... See more »

Sierra Wireless Press Releases

October 28, 2020Business Wire

Sierra Wireless to Report Third Quarter 2020 Results on November 12th

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sierra Wireless President & CEO, Kent Thexton, and CFO,... See more »
September 1, 2020PR Newswire

Raydiant Partners with Premier Wireless Solutions and Selects Sierra Wireless Embedded Modules for LTE Digital Signage

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital signage and in-store experience solutions provid... See more »
April 27, 2020Business Wire

Sierra Wireless to Report First Quarter 2020 Results on May 7th

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sierra Wireless' President and CEO, and CFO will host a... See more »
January 29, 2020centralcharts

Sierra Wireless to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results on February 13, 2020

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) will release financial results for the fourth quarter and ye... See more »
July 31, 2019Business Wire

Sierra Wireless Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) today re... See more »
May 15, 2019Business Wire

Sierra Wireless to Present at the 47th Annual Cowen and Company Technology, Media & Telecom Conference

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sierra Wireless CEO Kent Thexton to speak at 47th Annua... See more »
February 13, 2019accesswire

Sierra Wireless Inc. to Host Earnings Call

Sierra Wireless Inc. (NASDAQ: SW) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2018 Fourth Quar... See more »

Sierra Wireless Videos

March 17, 2021Sierra Wireless Youtube Channel

"Uplink Device Deactivation" on YOUTUBE

March 16, 2021Sierra Wireless Youtube Channel

"Uplink Activation English" on YOUTUBE

March 16, 2021Sierra Wireless Youtube Channel

"Uplink ConnectV2" on YOUTUBE

March 16, 2021Sierra Wireless Youtube Channel

"Uplink I and C" on YOUTUBE

March 16, 2021Sierra Wireless Youtube Channel

"UPP 10" on YOUTUBE

March 16, 2021Sierra Wireless Youtube Channel

"Uplink Activation French" on YOUTUBE

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Sierra Wireless Headquarters

13811 Wireless Way

Richmond, British ColumbiaV6V 3A4

604-231-1100

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Sierra Wireless Summary

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Overview

Sierra Wireless designs and manufactures mobile computing and machine to machine communication products for automotive and transportation sectors. Sierra Wireless was founded in 1993. Sierra Wireless' headquarters is located in Richmond, British Colum...

CEO

Sierra Wireless's President & CEO, Kent Thexton, currently has an approval rating of 69%. Sierra Wireless's primary competitors are Digi, Extreme Networks & Juniper Networks.

Frequently Asked Questions about Sierra Wireless

  1. When was Sierra Wireless founded?

    Sierra Wireless was founded in 1993
  2. Who is Sierra Wireless's CEO?

    Sierra Wireless's CEO is Kent Thexton
  3. How much revenue does Sierra Wireless generate?

    Sierra Wireless generates $448.6M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Sierra Wireless have?

    Sierra Wireless has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Sierra Wireless's headquarters?

    Sierra Wireless's headquarters is in Richmond British Columbia, CA
  1. How many employees does Sierra Wireless have?

    Sierra Wireless has 1,162 employees
  2. What sector does Sierra Wireless operate in?

    Sierra Wireless is in Technology Hardware, Telecommunications Equipment
  3. Who are Sierra Wireless's competitors?

    Sierra Wireless's top competitors are Digi, Extreme Networks, Juniper Networks
  4. Who has Sierra Wireless invested in?

    Sierra Wireless's has invested in companies such as Colligo, Cubic Telecom, Colligo