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Vodafone launches first NB-IoT network in Spain

Monday 23 January 2017 | 14:04 CET | News
Vodafone Spain has announced the activation of the first network using standardised NB-IoT (narrowband Internet of Things) in Spain. The operator launched the network in Madrid and Valencia after upgrading existing 4G base stations using the 800 MHz licensed spectrum frequency band. Up to 100,000 everyday objects in difficult to reach locations can now be connected to each base station via the NB-IoT technology, said Vodafone, adding that the network will be extended to Barcelona, Seville, Bilbao and Malaga in the coming weeks.

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Companies: Vodafone Spain
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