At Lahti Aqua, our strategic goals are high quality, low cost, low risk and customer service. We are a modern water operator with the highest customer satisfaction in our class, and we continuously strive to improve our operations in all areas of the water cycle. In wastewater management and sanitation planning, we have relied heavily on frequent sampling and laboratory analysis in order to acquire a sufficient amount of information to monitor the performance of our processes.
Hannu Mustonen, CEO of Lahti Palvelu Ltd.
With this announcement we are excited to share that Lahti is now the latest city to deploy our water technology in Finland. At UROS, our international water business has seen excellent growth, and it’s always a pleasure to help water utilities in our home country to take further steps in digitalization. The uniqueness of our UROS Sense service is not only in improving environmental aspects for water quality monitoring, but also in how it can change a water utility’s mode of operations by enabling effectiveness with new data insights.
Juho Kokkonen, UROS Vice President, Operations
5G connectivity is a vital enabler for industry digitalisation with Cellular IoT. Elisa has been an excellent partner for the deployment of the new private 5G network at the Innovation Center, well on schedule and with the desired performance. With this added premium functionality, we strive to offer the best-in-class innovation environment for the stakeholders in our IoT ecosystem.
Rauno Jokelainen, CTO of UROS Group
Elisa is very excited about this collaboration with UROS in the brand new field of 5G. We get very valuable experiences on the usage of 5G technologies also for private networks and massive IoT.
Eetu Prieur, Director of Elisa’s Mobile Solutions
The best partners are those who can add value to our visitors. In addition to the naming rights deal, we are looking forward to working with UROS on a digital platform that will bring together all the services related to the arena experience.
Marko Hurme, CEO, UROS LIVE
With this announcement we are excited to share the news of our branching out into the digital experience space, an extension of our commitment to strategically develop smart city solutions. We will bring together event stakeholders into one platform and harness the power of AI to create new value for all parties in the ecosystem, transforming the event experience, as we know it today. UROS will digitalize the technology enablers for service providers and UROS LIVE in Tampere, Finland; will serve as the first deployment globally.
Jerry Raatikainen, CEO, UROS Group
The thriving and progressive future cities will provide services that are digital, user-friendly, as well as end-user-driven. These are also the key drivers of the City of Tampere, and we will take one-step closer to making them real today when our Arena forms a partnership with one of the forefront companies of the IoT industry in Finland, UROS Group. The new arena UROS LIVE is a significant milestone to the City of Tampere and our citizens. It enhances our means to host and organize major events all year round. Tampere works toward becoming the leading city of attractions, events, and amusement in the Nordics.
Lauri Lyly, Mayor of the City of Tampere
As a front runner in the IoT space, UROS has achieved notable and persistent growth. During the past year we have strengthened the company’s management to accompany and support the growth, culminating in the appointment of Juha Vanhainen as CEO of UROS Ltd. Juha is a respected leader and I am confident in his ability to develop the company and continue building on our strong momentum.
Jyrki Hallikainen, UROS Founder & Chairman of the Board
I am excited about the opportunity to join one of the biggest growth stories of the Finnish economy. My long experience in international business, listed companies and on several boards will certainly add value to the next stages of growth of this great company. I am really looking forward to working with the skilled and experienced employees at UROS, and taking the company forward together.
Juha Vanhainen, CEO, UROS Ltd
Our mission is to introduce the most advanced smart water and environmental technologies from Finland, and to work with Chinese partners to develop cutting-edge IoT technologies best matching with China's national conditions and market characteristics, in order to achieve integrated governance and sustainable development of the environment, as well as improved management and protection of natural resources.
Herbert Chan, UROS General Manager, Greater China and APAC
I’m very excited about this joint initiative with Thundercomm and the Finnish government with support from Qualcomm Technologies. I see this as a first step in establishing a place where new technology can be introduced to the region on an ongoing basis to explore new possibilities. UROS is proud to be able to provide new opportunities and enablement for local and EU-wide players while advancing Finland’s innovation agenda on national and international levels.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
Qualcomm invents the fundamental technologies that change how the world connects, computes, and communicates. The continuing development of the Internet of Things will have a profound impact on a wide range of industries – from smart agriculture to consumer robotics to connected factories – and we are very excited to support the opening of this Innovation Center with Thundercomm, UROS and the Finnish government to accelerate the pace of IoT development in Finland and Europe.
Jeff Lorbeck, Senior Vice President and General Manager, IoT, Qualcomm Technologies.
UROS’ mission is to develop cutting edge IoT technology with local and global impact. We are very pleased to be part of the Russian water digitalisation process, and to see our technology enable the improved management and protection of natural resources, thus addressing some of the environmental challenges we face today.
Pekka Puolakka, UROS Group CLO and President
We are absolutely thrilled to welcome Jan to the team. His impressive experience in the industry, his ambition and characteristic energy make Jan a perfect fit to the company leadership. I know we can expect great things from him in his new role.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
I’m very excited to be part of the industry phenomenon named UROS. The deep knowhow of the team coupled with long standing industry knowledge have created a truly unique set of offering looking to solve today’s and tomorrow’s problems when moving to a connected society. UROS is well positioned to become a household name for anyone in the industry whom wants good solutions to connect their world.
Jan Lattunen, UROS Group CCO and President for Americas
We are very excited to have Oscar onboard and look forward to the drive and vision he will contribute to the progress of working towards our mission. His appointment reinforces our global growth strategy and strengthens our position in Europe.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
I am truly impressed with the accomplishments and strategic relationships UROS has been able to build and execute on. Our large existing customer base and global mobile data volumes in combination with the extensive connectivity needs in the growing new vertical solutions is forming a solid base for building our future success and expansion plan.
Oscar Falkman, UROS Group CSO
Rauno's appointment marks a milestone in the advancement of UROS’ global IoT and 5G activities. We are thrilled to have such a pioneer onboard and trust him to do a remarkable job in his new role.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
I am proud to join this forward-thinking and innovative technology business. I’m highly inspired by UROS vision and their track record in massive business growth over the last few years. I’m very excited to join this dynamic team.
Rauno Jokelainen, UROS Group CTO
Qualcomm Technologies has always been committed to transforming industries and enriching lives and we are thrilled to have our technology support the next generation of mobile computing for industrial frontline workers through the efforts of RealWear and UROS.
Hugo Swart, Head of XR, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
By combining a shared vision for digital transformation and the strengths of UROS and RealWear, we will deliver great customer experiences for businesses around the world operating in the manufacturing, energy and automotive industries, to name a few. The similarities in our companies’ ethos make the partnership with RealWear a strong fit, and from a technological perspective our existing relationship with Qualcomm Technologies will contribute further momentum.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
RealWear is proud to have HMT-1s and HMT-1Z1s help accelerate digitization in Kazakhstan with the support of UROS and Qualcomm Technologies.
Andy Lowery, Cofounder and CEO of RealWear
This local 5G network micro-operator functionality is a great achievement of UROS and University of Oulu collaboration on 5G technology. University of Oulu is a highly recognized institution in wireless communication area and UROS is excited to work with the University teams to enable new innovations in 5G era.
Aimo Vainio, UROS Vice President of Product Creation, IoT
UROS, as our new research partner, has demonstrated to have an encouraging technical solution to support the establishment of local 5G networks by providing the means for users to roam to these local networks. This gives us high motivation to continue the research co-operation.
Matti Latva-aho, University of Oulu Director for 6G Flagship
We met the leaders at UROS through our partnership with Qualcomm. We found that their goals align with ours to create a terrific strategic fit.
OneScreen CEO, Sufian Munir
We discovered that OneScreen produces the most innovative collaboration solutions out there today. It’s been a delight working with them and it’s been a perfect arrangement for us.
UROS Group CEO, Jerry Raatikainen
We are very excited to have completed this qualification which will give Motorola a new competitive edge by strengthening and improving Motorola smartphone users’ experience abroad by connecting them affordably through the Goodspeed service, no matter where they are in the world. Businesses using Motorola smartphones will also benefit by being able to empower their employees with greater efficiency and productivity on the go, as they are able to stay connected.
UROS Group CEO Mr. Jerry Raatikainen
We are proud to design, manufacture and offer the best smartphones in the world and happy that UROS chose Motorola as the platform to promote their smart connectivity to the global connected users. Certainly Motorola’s customers will be delighted with an additional solution available to them.
Global Geo Portfólio Executive Director at Motorola, Mr. Edson Bortolli
The partnership is a solid strategic fit, leveraging both parties’ respective strengths. Samruk-Kazyna Invest LLP is a minor stakeholder in a number business and economic areas in Kazakhstan, and the relationship with them represents the beginning of a significant expansion for UROS’ presence in Kazakhstan and Central Asia and reflects the new momentum to Kazakh-Finnish mutually beneficial economic cooperation.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
We are pleased to partner with the leading global IoT company UROS in this proposed Joint Venture for the digitalization journey of the Republic of Kazakhstan. This partnership supports the state program Digital Kazakhstan and will span across various industries. Coinciding with the Joint Venture signing ceremony, UROS also signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Mayor of Aktobe region regarding the implementation of UROS IoT technologies in one of the most industrial areas of Kazakhstan.
Mr. Abdymomunov Nurzhan, CEO of Samruk-Kazyna Invest LLP
UROS – a leader in the Smart Water Cycle area – will leverage its technical expertise to benefit the established IoT ecosystem through increased performance and deployment flexibility for end-to-end hardware and software solutions. Effectively, this makes UROS the one-stop-shop for this IoT ecosystem. The first joint Smart Water Cycle pilot is already ongoing in Finland. We are very proud to work with Qualcomm Technologies.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS Group CEO
Qualcomm Technologies creates the breakthrough technologies that change how the world connects, computes, and communicates. We are proud to help enable UROS as they break new ground in the field of Smart City IoT with this exciting new project.
Jeff Torrance, Vice President, Business Development, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
UROS already actively supplies turnkey solutions to various verticals, and by working with Tata Communications, we can further reinforce the consistently high-quality and reliable user experience to our customers throughout their digital transformation journey.
Jerry Raatikainen, CEO UROS Group
There are huge opportunities for organisations across sectors to transform how they operate and serve their customers through new, always-connected services and applications. We look forward to leveraging our relationships with more than 600 mobile network operators worldwide to help UROS’ customers innovate and accelerate their growth through IoT.
Anthony Bartolo, Chief Product Officer, Tata Communications
The launch of the new and enhanced service demonstrates our commitment to Goodspeed Roaming App users as well as our capabilities in developing the most innovative global connectivity solutions.
Jerry Raatikainen, CEO UROS GROUP
Goodspeed Roaming will be expanded to ZTE's premium product portfolio.
Jerry Raatikainen, UROS CEO
eSIM will provide great opportunities for MNOs to create new and innovative products and solutions for consumers.
Mika Alamartimo, eSIM Program Manager at UROS
Russian holidaymakers and business travelers are consuming data abroad to an increasing extent. I believe such a roaming service will convince Russian customers.
Vadim Grichpoun, Chairman of the Board, Goodspeed Rent RUS
We are truly delighted to be recognized for our effort in developing new low costs global roaming solutions for MVNOs who struggle with the implementation of the European Roaming Regulation.
Gerrit Jan Konijnenberg, UROS CEO
Mr. Raatikainen is expected to strengthen UROS’ role as the leader in uncovering the vast and untapped value of silent roamers while extending and increasing company growth.
Jyrki Hallikainen, UROS Chairman of the Board
CTG’s eSIM coverage will be available for smartphones and Goodspeed mobile hotspot devices as well as future IoT devices globally.
Jyrki Hallikainen, UROS Chairman of the Board
The eSIM solution will be available in smartphones and Goodspeed mobile hotspot devices as well as future IoT devices globally.
Gerrit Jan Konijnenberg, UROS CEO
With this launch we are aggressively targeting the silent roamer segment.
Jyrki Hallikainen, UROS Chairman of the Board
Offering global IoT connectivity for Pisara’s water management solution follows UROS’ strategy to expand the company’s connectivity technology beyond the telecoms sector, into new industry verticals.
Gerrit Jan Konijnenberg, UROS CEO
With Vodafone contributing to our global footprint, we can be sure our customers can connect confidently wherever they go.
Tommi Uhari, CEO of Uros
Goodspeed completes nicely our already affordable roaming data pricing in Scandinavia and Baltics. Now we can offer our heavy roaming B2B customers the same price level in other parts of the world. Goodspeed has helped us to meet the customer connectivity needs in a way that fits the operator market remarkably.
Mr. Tito Toivola, Senior Manager Partners and Enterprises at TeliaSonera Finland
Goodspeed spells the end to data roaming bill shock
Tommi Uhari, Uros CEO
As to international traveller connectivity, Europe is now finally unifying and we are proud to be part of that process. Now we want to see the same thing happen also outside Europe.
Tommi Uhari, CEO at Uros
By joining the Goodspeed family and providing this new service together with Uros, we can be part of an original and innovative solution that permits business travellers to stay connected at home, work and on the move.
Sergey Irevli, Head of department at MTS
We are pleased to be able to offer our customers a convenient, all-inclusive mobile Internet service that allows them to travel and connect freely also in Russia. MTS was the best conceivable option to partner with us in our mission due to its good coverage and service reliability.
Tommi Uhari, CEO at Uros