Norwegian govt considers excluding Huawei from 5G network construction on security grounds

The Norwegian government could join other western nations in excluding Huawei Technologies from constructing part of Norway’s 5G telecommunications infrastructure, Justice Minister Tor Mikkel Wara told Reuters on the sidelines

Telia Finland deplys IoT energy system for Helsinki buses

Telia Finland announced that it’s working with the bus company Pohjolan Liikenne on intelligent bus services in the Helsinki metropolitan area. The IoT solution provides a display in the bus cab

Beijing starts investigation into Ericsson

Ericsson’s offices in Beijing were raided by investigators from China’s State Administration for Market Regulation, the Wall Street Journal reported. The company confirmed the probe, and said it follows complaints from

Tunisie Telecom and 3S to launch IoT network

Tunisie Telecom has signed a memorandum of understanding with IT firm 3S for the launch of a LoRaWAN Internet Of Things (IoT) national network to be developed by the LoRa

Houston schools deploy IoT-enabled building safety platform

The city of Houston will be the first to implement Insight Enterprises’ IoT-enabled platform called ActiveShield that redefines public safety. Two Houston schools will pilot the IoT safe-spaces technology which

Connexin deploys IoT air quality sensors across Hull

Smart city specialist Connexin has announced plans to deploy IoT air quality monitoring sensors across the UK city of Hull to collect real-time information on the quality of the air.

Japan awards 5G spectrum, services planned to launch in 2020

Japan’s government has approved plans by four mobile network operators to deploy 5G networks. The operators plan to offer 5G services in every prefecture within two years, the Nikkei reports.

Telekom Slovenije upgrades network with NB-IoT

Telekom Slovenije has fully upgraded its mobile network with the NB-IoT (Narrowband Internet of Things) technology for effective mass communication of devices that generate low data traffic. NB-IoT opens up

Denmark completes nationwide rollout of IoT network

In Denmark, telecommunications firm Teracom in partnership with IoT infrastructure firm Loriot have completed the rollout of a nationwide IoT LoRaWAN network. Martin Lobel, CEO of Teracom, said: “The interest for

Czech Radiokomunikace starts IoT Port platform

Czech Radiokomunikace (CRA) announced a new platform called IoT Port to offer information for businesses interested in IoT services. The online platform brings together companies doing business in IoT and offers interested