Deutsche Telekom announced plans to extend cloud-based customer experience software into the retail market after a successful deployment at car dealerships in Germany and elsewhere.
The total M2M revenue opportunity will be $1.6 trillion (€1.4 trillion) in 2024, up from $500 billion in 2014.
Nokia's HERE division published a specification designed to integrate information from a diverse range of automotive sensors via the cloud, in a move the unit said could improve road safety and ease congestion.
Internet of Things specialist Actility has raised $25 million (€22 million) in fresh funding from investors including Orange, KPN and Swisscom, marking the France-based company's move into full deployment phase.
Alcatel-Lucent teamed with chip maker Sequans Communications to develop key technologies for an Internet of Things (IoT) prototype platform launched last week by Orange.
Gartner predicted at least 25 billion 'smart' machines will have connectivity by 2020, as low-cost sensors, IoT fuel surge in automation.
Audi CEO Rupert Stadler vowed to protect driver privacy in the age of the connected car, in an apparent snub of new market entrants including Google.
NICE, France--Redknee has set itself the ambitious target of becoming a "billion dollar software company" in the coming years and plans to achieve this goal partly through further acquisitions and partly through expansion into non-telco markets.
Telenor Norway's director of coverage said the operator's LTE (4G) network will match its 2G network in terms of coverage within five years, and that the operator is moving ahead with plans to launch voice over LTE (VoLTE) this year.
NICE, France--Ericsson CTO Ulf Ewaldsson said the telecoms industry would be making a big mistake if it does not realise the size of what it has started in terms of the Internet of Things (IoT).