Mobile IoT connections to hit 1.22 bln in 2021 - study

Thursday 22 September 2016 | 08:59 CET | News
Worldwide IoT connections – from 2G to 5G – reached almost 261 million at the end of 2015 and are set to hit 1.22 billion in 2021, according to a report from Beecham Research. Although Western Europe and North America have led the adoption of cellular M2M and IoT connections, the APAC region, headed by China, is now driving the market along with new players such as Brazil and Russia, said the report, adding that low-data IoT will be increasingly dominated by LPWAN (Low Power Wide Area Networks) solutions that will contribute to the erosion of 2G IoT connections, while operators will push the

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