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The telco's critical role in smart cities

The telco's critical role in smart cities

Ahead of his participation in the Smart IoT Connect event (a joint event between Smart Cities World and sister publication, Mobile Europe), Dimitrios Spiliopoulos IoT Sales Enablement, O2 (Telefónica UK) shares his insights on how telcos and cities can better work together.

Network choices for the smart city? Start with a spreadsheet, not a datasheet, says Will Franks, Telensa

Network choices for the smart city? Start with a spreadsheet, not a datasheet, says Will Franks, Telensa

The smartest cities will have multiple networks, each one supporting a service set and chosen because it is the best way to deliver defined business benefits

Connecting the smart city: LoRa, Li-Fi and 5G, by Gemalto’s Paul Bradley

Connecting the smart city: LoRa, Li-Fi and 5G, by Gemalto’s Paul Bradley

The mobile internet as we know it, even in its current ‘fourth generation’ (4G) stage, was not built for IoT