Ville Veikko Helppi


Trondheim, Norway


Product Manager


Ville-Veikko is the product manager for nRF Cloud platform and its versatile services supporting Nordic-based devices. He has 20+ years of experience in embedded software/hardware, cloud, and development tools. Ville-Veikko holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (Embedded Systems) and a Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Oulu in Finland.

Latest Posts

Today, billions of people benefit from GNSS daily, whether navigating at sea, surveying, mapping, farming, guiding heavy machinery or performing thousands of other tasks. GNSS is also now providing a foundation for many IoT applications in the logistics and transportation sectors.

How Wi-Fi locationing complements GNSS and cellular

Logistics companies can manage their supply chains and respond to issues more efficiently when they have a clear and continuous view of the location of assets carried by containers and pallets. Asset tracking enables them to have this. And it goes beyond mere logistics.

Why are location services so crucial for asset tracking?

The IoT is a key solution for supply chain problems because it forms a global network of connected devices that can monitor and track any cargo.

How to trade-off location accuracy against battery life in cellular IoT asset trackers