Virtualization – the real driver for 5G networks and IoT

Virtualization will be a vital piece of the puzzle as 5G is rolled out and the IoT grows

Speed is just a question of money:  how fast do you want to go?’ is an old hot-rodder’s saying.  And it also applies to telcos and MNOs.  They have invested heavily in their 4G and LTE networks, embracing virtualization to enable faster, more agile and scalable deployments that can keep pace with the explosion in subscriber data traffic and consumption, while keeping control of their overall CAPEX and OPEX costs.  Even though these investments have already given us mobile connectivity of unprecedented speed and pervasiveness, they have only laid the foundation

SIGFOX Expanding Internet of Things Network in 100 U.S. Cities

Will Enable Rapid Deployment For Logistics, Smart Cities, Agriculture and Other Top IoT Sectors

Labege, France and Boston, MA

Responding to strong demand for energy-and-cost efficient Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity in the U.S., SIGFOX, the world’s leading provider of dedicated IoT connectivity, announced today it will expand deployment of its network in 100 cities across the country in 2016.

Securing the IoT

Security in IoT has now become a key priority as solutions are becoming more main stream and both the potential risk and magnitude of impact are becoming significant. Incidences from 2014 and earlier regarding IoT have represented not only a breach of trust but also a threat to personal and enterprise data security.

SIGFOX and Brazilian Partner Deploying Internet of Things Network in Brazil

Roll out Marks SIGFOX’s Entry in Latin America and Presence on All Continents

Labege, France and Sao Paulo, Brazil

SIGFOX, the world’s leading provider of dedicated communications service for the Internet of Things (IoT), and WND, the company launched to extend SIGFOX’s network across Latin America, today announced they have begun deploying SIGFOX’s dedicated IoT network throughout Brazil, starting with Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. This new deployment marks the addition of the 18th country where SIGFOX is present and SIGFOX’s footprint on all continents.

What's Driving the IoT? It's Not Just Consumers

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Digi International’s New 900MHz Digi XBee SX Delivers Maximum Power and Reliability

Creates New Market Opportunities for OEMs requiring secure

Minnetonka, MN

Freewave Technologies Partners With Baud Telecom Company

Rolls Out Wavepro Installation With Saudi Electricity Company

Boulder, CO 

Telenor Connexion launches ARTS Data Analytics Tool for actionable IoT Insights

Demo at Hannover Messe

Specifically designed for IoT devices, ARTS collects and analyses Big Data and provides customers with actionable and detailed insights. ARTS delivers results for optimized operations and maintenance, improved service delivery and increased revenues.

Telenor Connexion today announced the expansion of its IoT solutions offering with the release of its new Big Data Analytics tool: ARTS (Advanced Real-time troubleshooting ToolSet).

The Linux Foundation’s Jim Zemlin To Keynote ITS America 2016 San Jose Day Two “Infrastructure of Things”

Jim Zemlin, executive director of The Linux Foundation, will take center stage at ITS America 2016 San Jose on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. PDT, as the keynote speaker for day two of the event, “The Infrastructure of Things.”

Semtech LoRa Wireless RF Technology Adopted by A2A for New Smart City Initiative

The A2A Smart City and Smart City Lab project promotes Internet of Things applications in Italy

Camarillo, CAA

Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, announced today that A2A, a leading Italian utility company, has launched A2A Smart City, an initiative to promote Internet of Things (IoT) applications, and will deploy a low-power wide-area network (LPWAN) based on the LoRaWAN specification in 2016.

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