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National security and 5G: Italy rejects ban of Huawei, ZTE

National security and 5G: Italy rejects ban of Huawei, ZTE

Italy’s Ministry of Economic Development denied reports it was planning to ban Huawei and ZTE from participating in the country’s 5G build-out.

Nokia launches AI collaboration plan

Nokia launches AI collaboration plan

Nokia detailed plans to open a network of what it termed Cognitive Collaboration Hubs, intended to drive cooperation between the vendor, operators and enterprises in the development of artificial intelligence (AI)-based services.

nuSIM for IoT: Deutsche Telekom leads development

nuSIM for IoT: Deutsche Telekom leads development

Deutsche Telekom has brought industry-leading partners together to develop nuSIM, a ground-breaking solution which moves the SIM functionality from the physical SIM card directly to the chipset.

Integrated Solution from Cradlepoint and Microsoft to Simplify and Accelerate IoT Projects

Integrated Solution from Cradlepoint and Microsoft to Simplify and Accelerate IoT Projects

Cradlepoint, a leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G wireless network edge solutions, announced at IoT Evolution Expo, a platform integration with Microsoft Azure that will make it faster and easier for enterprises to “Build Your Own IoT Projects” solutions (BYOIoT).

Industrial IoT: IIC and Openfog Consortium join Forces

Industrial IoT: IIC and Openfog Consortium join Forces

The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and the OpenFog Consortium (OFC) announced that they have agreed in principle to combine the two largest and most influential international consortia in Industrial IoT, fog and edge computing.

Device-to-cloud: Sierra Wireless Launches Rugged  Cellular Router Critical Assets

Device-to-cloud: Sierra Wireless Launches Rugged Cellular Router Critical Assets

Sierra Wireless, a provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the IoT, announced the AirLink RV55 LTE-Advanced Pro router to simplify and lower the cost of connecting critical remote assets, infrastructure and mobile workforce.

Linux Foundation Wants to Simplify Edge Computing

Linux Foundation Wants to Simplify Edge Computing

The Linux Foundation’s open source groups working on aspects of network virtualization have announced LF Edge, a new umbrella organization aimed at establishing an open framework for edge computing independent of hardware, silicon, cloud, or operating system.

China’s Didi teams up BAIC to push  electric vehicles

China’s Didi teams up BAIC to push electric vehicles

Didi Chuxing, China’s largest ride-hailing startup which claims over 550 million registered users, is deepening its focus on electric vehicles after it announced a joint venture with BAIC.

NVIDIA: World’s first commercial Level 2+ self-driving platform

NVIDIA: World’s first commercial Level 2+ self-driving platform

NVIDIA has announced DRIVE AutoPilot, the world’s first commercially-available ‘Level 2+’ self-driving platform.
Debuted at this year’s CES in Las Vegas,

Autonomous Mobile Robots: Ready for Construction, Mining

Autonomous Mobile Robots: Ready for Construction, Mining

ABI Research released a study noting how “Autonomous Mobile Robots” (AMRs) are making their way into mines and construction sites.