RICHARDSON, Texas, April 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GlobeRanger Inc., a Fujitsu owned IOT software and solutions company, announced today that George Brody, the founder and CEO of GlobeRanger, has retired from the company. George founded GlobeRanger in 1999 and pioneered the creation of information processing at the edge of the enterprise. GlobeRanger's iMotion™ platform now enables Internet of Things (IOT) solutions through device and data connectivity and management of RFID, sensors and other devices.
GlobeRanger was acquired by Fujitsu in 2014 and now becomes part of Fujitsu's Business Application Services (BAS) Digital IOT Business. Nabil Lodey will lead the BAS Digital IOT Business as well as continuing as Head of GlobeRanger's global business. David South, currently GlobeRanger VP Software Services & Delivery, will continue in his current role and also take on the leadership of GlobeRanger's US office in Richardson, Texas.
"I am extremely proud to have founded and grown GlobeRanger to a company that is now capable of operating on a global scale. Its success is a credit to GlobeRanger's dedicated employees and management team. I am confident that the company is well positioned within Fujitsu's BAS Digital division and, under the leadership of Nabil Lodey, is ready for its next phase of growth and development," said George Brody.
Speaking of George, Nabil Lodey said: "On behalf of Fujitsu and everyone at GlobeRanger, I would like to thank George for his leadership and determination to make GlobeRanger the success that it is today. Over the last 30 years George has been a visionary in the telecom, RFID, and now IOT sectors and his legacy will remain part of the GlobeRanger's heritage. I would like to wish him well for his future endeavours."
"GlobeRanger is well positioned to deliver smart asset management and IOT business-focussed solutions to our customers across key vertical markets of aviation, manufacturing, and supply chain/logistics. Backed by the delivery reputation and global reach of Fujitsu as the parent company, our subject matter expert's work closely with customers to understand their operations and then deploy IOT solutions that drive successful and measurable business outcomes," said Nabil Lodey.
GlobeRanger is a leading technology provider of enterprise sensor, IoT and Edge Computing software, and offers robust end-to-end solutions and professional services. Its innovative iMotion™ IoT Edgeware™ Platform provides the critical infrastructure layer for managing devices, networks, data and processes at the edge of the enterprise, enabling real-time visibility and response. iMotion serves as the foundation for GlobeRanger and its partners to rapidly develop, deploy and manage edge solutions. GlobeRanger has its headquarters in Richardson, Texas, and global Centers of Excellence located in Richardson, London and Sydney. Please see www.globeranger.com for details.
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 159,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.8 trillion yen (US$40 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2015. For more information, please see www.fujitsu.com for details.
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