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Vodafone Expands IoT Coverage to 98% of the UK

Vodafone Expands IoT Coverage to 98% of the UK

SHORT Vodafone has seen increased demand across different industries for a connectivity solution that can support use cases such as industrial and commercial metering, water monitoring, asset tracking, and smart city applications, including air quality monitoring.

Microsoft Global IoT Award goes to Swisscom for Track Digitization

Microsoft Global IoT Award goes to Swisscom for Track Digitization

Swisscom’s received the Microsoft Global IoT Award in the IoT category at the Microsoft Partner Awards. The swiss telecom company received the award for their cooperation with Rhomberg Sersa Rail Group on a project to digitize railway infrastructure construction sites.

Nokia and Vodafone Detect Network Anomalies through Machine Learning

Nokia and Vodafone Detect Network Anomalies through Machine Learning

Nokia and Vodafone have launched a machine learning (ML) product, running on Google Cloud, that is able to quickly detect and remediate network anomalies before they impact Vodafone customers.

IoT Forecast from Transforma Insights Available for Everybody

IoT Forecast from Transforma Insights Available for Everybody

Transforma Insights announced that its IoT Forecast Highlights page is available for use. The website provides resources for anyone seeking data for news articles, business plans or pitch decks, as well as a summary of Transforma Insights’ Connected Things (IoT) forecast database.

Scalable IoT: Giesecke+Devrient Acquires IoT specialist Pod

Scalable IoT: Giesecke+Devrient Acquires IoT specialist Pod

Munich based security technology group Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has acquired Enterprise Network Operator (ENO) Pod Group who specializes in scalable IoT connectivity solutions. The UK-based firm with offices in Seville/Spain and other worldwide locations has access to 600+ networks in 185 countries.

Taoglas Launches EDGE System-on-Module IoT-Portfolio

Taoglas Launches EDGE System-on-Module IoT-Portfolio

IoT and digital transformation expert Taoglas launched a comprehensive System-on-Module (SoM) portfolio for instant IoT development. It has been designed for a range of technology applications – among them transportation, remote healthcare and smart buildings.

Senet and ADTRAN Partner to Deliver LoRaWAN Connectivity to Enterprises

Senet and ADTRAN Partner to Deliver LoRaWAN Connectivity to Enterprises

Cloud-based software provider Senet, Inc., and ADTRAN, Inc., provider of business and residential connectivity solutions, announced a partnership to deliver carrier-grade LoRaWAN network services for IoT applications across enterprise and campus environments.

SIMCom, Infineon and Kigen Deliver Smallest eSIM-enabled Module

SIMCom, Infineon and Kigen Deliver Smallest eSIM-enabled Module

Machine-to-Machine wireless modules and solutions designer SIMCom announced an eSIM-enabled Module that is only 24 mm x 24 mm tall. The NB-IoT SIM7070 module can now be equipped with a compact eSIM security controller from Infineon.

Sigfox and iWire to expand 0G network coverage in Asia, Middle East and Africa

Sigfox and iWire to expand 0G network coverage in Asia, Middle East and Africa

iWire, one of the emerging leaders in IoT (Internet of Things) and a long-standing partner of Sigfox, the 0G network pioneer and the world’s leading IoT service provider, announced a Series A $34 million funding round, led by Noor Capital.

Iot and Restaurants: Touch-free Ordering for Diners Provided

Iot and Restaurants: Touch-free Ordering for Diners Provided

Qiiosk, a startup based in Yorkshire, England, offers an app-free solution that enables customers to place orders, request assistance or make payments from their table, by tapping their smartphone against a contactless dining tool called a Menu Tile.