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Abertis, Sigfox to deploy first M2M network in Spain

Tuesday 11 February 2014 | 11:31 CET | News
Spanish infrastructure operator Abertis Telecom has signed an agreement with French M2M ultra narrow band network operator Sigfox to roll out the latter's tailor-made internet of things network across Spain. Around 18 months after launching its network in France, and subsequently expanding it to the Netherlands and Russia, Sigfox will employ Abertis Telecom's network of telecommunication towers to offer what it describes as a low-cost, low-consumption two-way connectivity service, allowing the same device to operate in any country in which Sigfox is present. The companies are hoping to

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Companies: Abertis Telecom / Sigfox
Countries: Spain
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