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Vodafone, Huawei demo NB-IoT in Madrid car park

Wednesday 12 October 2016 | 09:22 CET | News
Vodafone Spain and Huawei have completed the first successful application of NB-IoT (narrowband Internet of Things) technology on the operator's commercial network. The trial was held at Vodafone's Madrid headquarters, connecting the Vodafone Plaza car park with the operator's 4G network. During the live demonstration, a sensor with NB-IoT update the availability of a parking spot in real time, reflecting the occupancy status on a smartphone app. Vodafone said the technology will allow users to check for parking spot availability, or even book a space, and then navigate to the available spot.

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Companies: Huawei / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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