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Deutsche Telekom plans to drive cloud car dealership software into retail sector

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.

Report: Global M2M market to reach 27B devices in 2024

The total M2M revenue opportunity will be $1.6 trillion (€1.4 trillion) in 2024, up from $500 billion in 2014.

HERE pushes specification for processing vehicle sensor information via cloud

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.

IoT firm Actility raises $25M in funding from telcos, others

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, Sequans Communications join Orange's LTE IoT push

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: Connected devices will hit 25B in 2020 as sensors fuel 'smart' machine surge

Gartner predicted at least 25 billion 'smart' machines will have connectivity by 2020, as low-cost sensors, IoT fuel surge in automation.

Audi CEO pledges to protect driver data in age of connected car

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.

Redknee looks to address non-telco markets, seeks further M&A

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 will ditch 3G before 2G, as LTE rollouts gather pace in northern territories

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.

Ericsson CTO says telcos must cash in on IoT opportunity

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).