Vector to connect energy consumption meters to Spark's CAT M1 IoT network

Monday 2 March 2020 | 09:11 CET | News
New Zealand energy company Vector has selected Spark as a connectivity partner for the upgrade of the energy consumption measurement for homes and businesses. The deal will see a significant number of Vector's New Zealand-based advanced meters connect to Spark's 4G supported CAT M1 IoT network, with the ability to shift on to 5G connectivity as part of a multi-year rollout.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: M1 / Spark
Countries: New Zealand
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