SmarTone, Qualcomm, Ericsson demo 5G data connectivity live in Hong Kong

Hong Kong mobile operator SmarTone has partnered with Qualcomm Technologies and Ericsson to showcase 5G data connectivity in Hong Kong during the Qualcomm 4G/5G Summit. The preview is powered by

Vodafone UK switches on full 5G in Salford

Vodafone UK confirmed that its Salford site in Greater Manchester is now carrying live 5G trial  traffic. The operator claims to be the first company in the UK to carry

Imec, TNO develop smart city replica of Antwerp

Imec and TNO have unveiled a digital 3D replica of the city of Antwerp that can be used for smart city purposes. The replica is called ‘digital twin.’ The replica

Telenet inks IoT partnership with Charleroi airport

Belgian cable operator Telenet has inked a five-year Internet of Things (IoT) contract with the Brussels South Charleroi Airport. The aim of the deal is to turn the airport into

NEC, Arm to create AI-based IoT products for smart cities

NEC entered into a strategic collaboration with Arm to drive the development of secure AI-based IoT products for smart cities. As part of addressing issues related to ensuring the security

Orange Poland creates IoT ecosystem in Poland with partners

Orange Poland has created an IoT ecosystem in the country in cooperation with a number of partners. In June, 50 start-ups dealing with IoT responded to the operator’s invitation to

Zain Kuwait, Samsung and Al Babtain Turnkey Solutions tie up in IoT

Zain Kuwait has announced a partnership with Samsung and Al Babtain Turnkey Solutions to employ Internet of Things (IoT) services for education, medicine, security and mobility. Samsung will support Zain

NEC provides LoRaWAN-compliant network server for LP gas meter reading trials in Japan

NEC has announced the provision of a LoRaWAN-compliant network server in trials of remote liquefied petroleum (LP) gas meter reading performed in Tochigi City, Japan, through a LoRaWAN (low-power and

T-Mobile Czech Republic expands NB-IoT network

T-Mobile Czech Republic is expanding its NB-IoT network. The operator offers the service in pilot operation with selected customers, after first launching in December 2017. They can also use roaming services

ZTE to launch 5G Common Core in Q1 2019

ZTE announced the SDN NFV World Conference in The Hague that it will launch a commercial version of its 5G Common Core platform for 2G/3G/4G/5G/fixed networks in the first quarter