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Ericsson, Telefonica, Telit make first NB-IoT data call

Sunday 26 February 2017 | 11:05 CET | News
Ericsson announced that it teamed up with Telefonica and M2M developer Telit to successfully test the first end-to-end data communications call on Narrow Band-IoT (NB-IoT) over the air using Band 20 (800MHz) on Telefonica's network in Spain. A complete multi-vendor environment using 3GPP standards was set up with Ericsson's radio and packet core technologies together with Telit modules integrating NB-IoT chipsets. The partners added that the test was conducted at the 5Tonic Laboratory for 5G excellence created by Telefonica and IMDEA Networks Institute and follows the tests already performed

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Companies: Ericsson / Telefonica / Telit Communications
Countries: Spain / World
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