About Embever

Find out what drives us

At Embever, we believe that NB-IoT technology ushers in a new era of the Internet of Things. Millions of new applications can be realized with NB-IoT. We have been preparing for the NB-IoT rollout in recent years. We are the first in the market that have prepared a tailor-made offer for companies that struggle with the development of NB-IoT devices. Within Embever IoT Lab, development fears regarding exploding costs can be minimized. Embever IoT Core provides a secure environment on which the devices can be tested and operated.

Our goal is to enable companies to develop and deploy highly innovative NB-IoT products at scale and faster than ever before. With Embever’s innovative IoT platform we give companies a scalable and reliable tool to easily connect and deploy battery powered IoT devices with outstanding lifetime. With our passion and expertise for hardware development and rapid prototyping we help and accompany our customers to go to markets faster. We work closely with integrators to build an ecosystem that will breed world class solutions.

2015
Sep

Formation of the Team

Formation of the Team

The founders (from left to right) Henry Schlag, Dr. Pablo Zometa, Sascha Thiergart and Dr. Andreas Welling come join forces to find a way how battery operated IoT devices can do more.

2016
Aug

Reasearch on energy efficient data transmission

Research grant at the Otto-von-Guericke University from the program “ego.-Gründungstransfer” by EFRE and the Ministry of Economy, Science and Digitalisation,  Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

2017
May

Closed alpha of Embever IoT Core

Closed alpha of Embever IoT Core

We show the first IoT prototype connected to Embever IoT Core @Cebit.

Aug

First NB-IoT prototypes

First NB-IoT prototypes

We build our first development board based on NB-IoT. We use them to build first NB-IoT devices and connect them using Embever IoT Core.

Oct

Embever GmbH is founded

Henry Schlag, Sascha Thiergart, Dr. Andreas Welling and Dr. Pablo Zometa are the founders of Embever.

2018
Jan

New office and the first employee

New office and the first employee

Embever is expanding and the previously used rooms are becoming too small. An own development laboratory is set up for the production of prototypes. Embever´s IoT Lab is born. The first employee Yuriy joins the Embever Team.

Apr

Embever File Transfer Protocol

A major step for Embever IoT Core as we implement a file transfer mechanism for NB-IoT devices.

Apr

Presentation of Embever IoT Core at relevant fairs

Presentation of Embever IoT Core at relevant fairs

We present Embever IoT Core at IDTechEX Berlin, IoT Global, CEBIT and other fairs.

Jun

First successful firmware update over the air (FOTA) with NB-IoT

Using our Embever File Transfer Protocol, we deployed our first firmware update over NB-IoT.

Sep

Team grows to 7 people

Team grows to 7 people

Since Foundation, Yuriy, Oleksandr and Sujan joined our team.