Wicklow, IE & Amsterdam, NL – 5th March 2019 –  Druid Software, the Wicklow based Irish cellular network technology company, announced today that it is expanding its key Port Automation and Industrial IoT reference site with its Benelux partners Koning & Hartman, Delft, Netherlands. Koning & Hartman deliver some of the most complex digital transformation projects in the world using Druids edge core private network technology and Airspan’s carrier grade base stations.

“Cargo handling is an information intensive business and is fiercely competitive. Shipping companies are quick to embrace new technologies to gain competitive advantage,” said Oswald Coene, CEO at Koning & Hartman on the announcement.  “The real time positioning application and control of unmanned vehicles requires dedicated data and very low latency. Druids Private LTE application in combination with Airspan’s carrier grade base stations helps us to provide this and gives us easy control and management of the network,” Coene continues.#

Liam Kenny, CEO of Druid Software commented on the announcement “While our software application plays an essential part in management and control of these Industrial IoT, private networks, it is our local technology partners, like Koning & Hartman and their ability to integrate the Druid “Raemis” technology and Airspan’s hardware with the latest port automation application which adds huge value to these solutions. These private networks help logistic companies achieve greater efficiencies. At the same time delivering a safer working environment for their employees.”


About Druid Software: Druid is a software development company based in Bray, Ireland providing cellular core applications for CBRS, IoT, MEC, Public Safety, Neutral Host, Patrol & Enterprise Communications.  Druid supply 4G/3G/2G core network technology and components through their channel network of Global & National Distributors, System Integrators, Network & Equipment Providers.

Our ability to develop & integrate industry leading business process applications with our dedicated coverage solutions is a key advantage. These applications are often essential to enterprises in vertical segments like Public Utilities, Healthcare, Transport, Manufacturing, Hospitality, Security and Public Safety/Emergency services etc

Druid’s portfolio includes enterprise-scale implementations of all network elements needed to run and operate a 4G/3G/2G Private Cellular Networks. Virtual deployments are supported, and the technology can be hosted and delivered as a service. www.druidsoftware.com

For further information contact: Mr. Tadhg Kenny (marketing@druidsoftware.com) Ph: +353 87 6845146


About Koning and Hartman: With over 350 employees, Koning & Hartman is a unique technology company for telecom and industry. Their knowledge and passion for technology ensures that they can innovate for their customers. They call that Technovation. Technovation makes Koning & Hartman the partner to help customers become smarter, more reliable and more sustainable. Koning & Hartman is a specialist in the field of Smart Industry, Wireless Connectivity, Mission Critical Communications, Industrial Solutions and Dealing & Control. Since 2013, Koning & Hartman has been named Top Employer every year. They have achieved FIRA Gold certification for their CSR activities. The head office of Koning & Hartman is located in Amsterdam, the other offices are located in Delft and Vilvoorde (Belgium).


For further information contact: Maria Weijers (Maria.Weijers@koningenhartman.com) Ph: +31 (0)20 587 68 12