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Tag: Internet of things


Networks & Systems

Private cellular IoT to reach 108m factory connections by 2030

April 24, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

There will be 108 million IoT connections on private LTE (4G) and 5G networks in the manufacturing sector in 2030, according to a new forecast from ABI Research. Manufacturing will be the biggest market for private 5G-IoT, it said. In […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Right way, wrong gear – 5G-ACIA sets plan to shift private 5G up a gear

April 22, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

The mood in the 5G Arena at Hannover Messe is muted, same as last year. All the buzz and excitement about private / industrial 5G at MWC, which seemed almost to bubble-over in the tight-knit halls of the Fira de […]


Local area networks and wide area networks

Swedish mining company Boliden taps Industry 4.0 startup Radtonics for private 5G

April 19, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Swedish mining company Boliden (New Boliden) has appointed local industrial 5G network “challenger” Radtonics to deploy a private 5G network at its mine in Garpenberg, in Dalarna County in Sweden. Boliden produces zinc, copper, lead, nickel, silver, and gold, at […]


Networks & Systems

Future Technologies sells $14m of private 5G to US energy sector in 12 months

March 21, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Evidence, or indication at least, that the burgeoning market for private networks in Industry 4.0 is as much about local knowhow and boots-on-the-ground as it is about global corporate reach; busy US-based system integrator Future Technologies has just stuck out […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Cellnex gets EU funds for shared 5G network for IoT, V2X on Czech-Poland border

March 11, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Shared 5G infrastructure is to be deployed for smart vehicle and traffic communications, plus for rural connectivity, in cross-border areas between the Czech Republic and Poland. The project is funded by the European Union (EU) as part of its Connecting […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Vodafone wins 10-year smart meter deal with Aqualia in Spain

March 11, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

One we missed, from late February: Spanish water company Aqualia has appointed Vodafone on a 10-year deal to automate and manage its advanced meter infrastructure, with a view to supply more than one million NB-IoT smart meters over the first […]


Networks & Systems

Sateliot preps four new NB-IoT satellites, primes €1bn sales pipe

March 8, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Barcelona-based satellite IoT provider Sateliot, building an NB-IoT satellite system based on Release 17 specs in the 5G NR cellular standard, is to launch four new IoT satellites this summer with SpaceX to connect nearly seven million IoT devices, it […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Actility and Kerlink bundle radio and core into single private LoRaWAN IoT system

March 4, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

French LoRaWAN stalwarts Actility and Kerlink are integrating their LoRaWAN network hardware and connectivity software into a simplified private LoRaWAN network solution to enable “easy” deployment and scalability of industrial IoT projects, the pair have said. The combined solution includes […]


News

Cisco joins with Misui, KDDI to deploy private 5G at Industry 4.0 test lab in Japan

March 1, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Japanese arm of Cisco has joined with Mitsui Information and KDDI Engineering, parts of trading group Mitsui Group and telecoms operator KDDI respectively, to deploy a private 5G network at the Shinwa Komaki SFiC Lab in Komaki City, in […]


Internet, Modern Media

Massive IoT – doing 10 times more with 10 times less (Reader Forum)

August 29, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Doing 10 times more with 10 times less is how we are going to save the planet, and how many public and commercial sectors will survive too. And it is all about massive IoT. The only reason massive IoT hasn’t […]


Internet, Modern Media

Capgemini to coordinate next-gen IoT project in Europe

April 6, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

French IT services firm Capgemini said it has been selected to coordinate the Next Generation IoT project in Europe as part of the European Commission’s Next Generation Internet (NGI) initiative. In a statement, Capgemini said that the main aim of […]


Internet, Modern Media

Telecom firms aim to shrug off slump at annual get-together

February 24, 2023

Via: Tech Xplore

Telecom companies will aim to put a positive spin on their current slump in fortunes when they gather in the Spanish city of Barcelona on Monday for the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC), the biggest event in the industry’s calendar. […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

Making a “Smarter” Organization: Combining UC with IoT

June 22, 2022

Via: No Jitter

The prevalence of the Internet of Things (IoT) in every aspect of day-to-day life has increased significantly over recent years. In this article, we look at the role that IoT can play in an organizational context and how this marries […]


Internet, Modern Media

Engineers connect Japan and Europe via space-enabled 5G links

June 9, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Engineers have connected Japan and Europe via space-enabled, next-generation 5G telecommunication links for the first time, the European Space Agency (ESA) said in a release. The agency noted that the possibility of switching smoothly between terrestrial 5G connections and satellites […]


Editorial

Why Passive Optical Networks Could Be a Game-Changer for Many Businesses

April 29, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

The popularity of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the convergence of voice and data networks are putting a great strain on classic copper-based Ethernet networks in terms of bandwidth. The networking journey always involves change, and the Passive Optical […]


Internet, Modern Media

Cellular IoT Connectivity Provider EMnify Raises $57M (€50M) in Series B Funding from One Peak

January 20, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

EMnify, the leading cloud-based platform for cellular connectivity in the modern Internet of Things (IoT) stack, today announces a $57 million Series B investment from London-based growth investor One Peak. The Berlin-based company will use the new capital to accelerate […]


Networks & Systems

Is Private 5G a Serious Option?

January 25, 2021

Via: No Jitter

Almost every enterprise uses WiFi today, even in the absence of widespread support for the new WiFi 6 standard. Almost every enterprise uses current cellular services to support their mobile workers. Almost every enterprise has sensors and controllers in use […]


Networks & Systems

Most IoT projects lack a winning business case

November 15, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

While IOT is one of the key areas of development for next generation wireless technology, many discussions and conference presentations on IOT focus on technology and use cases. There are many companies that are building the necessary components, networks, and […]


News

What’s Next for Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise?

February 11, 2019

Via: No Jitter

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) last week held the 2019 edition of its Connex analyst conference, playing off the company’s 100-year anniversary — for in 1919, inventor Aaron Weil created the téléphone privé, or private telephone, and kicked off the Alcatel era. […]


Internet, Modern Media

Resilience against Botnets and Distributed Threats

January 14, 2019

Via: Telecom Reseller

Beware the botnet. A botnet is a collection of Internet-connected devices, including PCs, servers, mobile, and Internet of Things devices like sensors and home appliances that are infected and controlled by malware. Owners and users of the Internet connected devices […]