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IoT: more concrete examples at MWC 2017 but explosive growth unlikely until 5G

Wednesday 15 March 2017 | 09:01 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
Like last year IoT was prominently present as a topic at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The progress made by many parties in the IoT value chain was shown by the many new products and developments being shown at MWC 2017 as well as by the announcements on technological advances and new partnerships. It isn't possible to talk about all these developments and announcements, hence we highlight a few in this newsletter showing the main trends, with a focus on those involving telecom players.

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