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Vodafone opens German narrowband IoT centre

Friday 3 February 2017 | 10:01 CET | News
Vodafone has opened a research and development centre focused on Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) technologies in Düsseldorf. Within the centre, Vodafone will partner with other technology providers to develop new applications for NB-IoT networks. Partners include network equipment manufacturers Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia, module makers Telit and U-blox and chip makers Intel and Neul. One pilot project includes a smart waste management solution in conjunction with DB Systel, in which sensors detect the current capacity of trash cans. In another project with BW and Techem, Vodafone will develop and

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Companies: Huawei / Intel / Nokia / U-blox / Vodafone
Countries: Germany
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