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Smart cities to reach 50 million low power IoT connections by 2024

Smart cities to reach 50 million low power IoT connections by 2024

The smart cities sector is primed for disruption by low power Internet of Things technologies, according to a report by Juniper Research.

NB-IoT pilot could transform water leak detection

NB-IoT pilot could transform water leak detection

Vodafone and South East Water are working on a year-long trial in the UK county of Kent in which acoustic loggers will “listen” for escaping water in the network.

Ericsson sets out its vision for cellular IoT

Ericsson sets out its vision for cellular IoT

The company’s evolutionary concept describes how cellular IoT can move from more basic use cases such as smart metering to autonomous vehicles

LPWAN emerging as fastest growing IoT comms tech

LPWAN emerging as fastest growing IoT comms tech

1.1 billion connections are expected by 2023 and, in a fragmented market, NB-IoT and LoRa are the market leaders

The smart cities opportunity for MSPs

The smart cities opportunity for MSPs

ABI Research forecasts the market represents a $7.6 billion “UnTelco” opportunity for mobile service providers (MSPs) and network vendors

Smart water management gets neighbourly

Smart water management gets neighbourly

IoT specialist Tri Cascade and smart irrigation company Skydrop are integrating their technologies for smarter neighbourhoods