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IoT Planners to Use Software Widget to Assess Readiness
London (7 September 2016): The IoT M2M Council (IMC), a trade group serving the nascent Internet of Things sector, has developed a software widget designed to help prepare managers for deploying connected devices in the field.
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PTC Joins IoT M2M Council to Expand Computing at the Network’s Edge
London (10 August 2016): PTC, provider of ThingWorx , one of the most widely deployed software platforms for networking remote devices in industrial applications known as the Internet of Things, has joined the trade association the IoT M2M Council, whose mission is to educate those deploying connected devices in the field.
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Ingenu joins IoT Trade Group to Expand Global Reach of LP-WAN
London (28 June 2016): Ingenu, a leader in delivering wireless connectivity to machines in the nascent technology sector known as the Internet of Things (IoT), has joined the trade association, the IoT M2M Council (IMC) to augment the footprint of its low-power, wide-area network and technology.
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Semtech Joins IoT M2M Council to Boost Business Cases with LoRaWAN Technology
London (21 June 2016): Semtech, a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and provider of end-to-end solutions for low-power wide-area network (LP-WAN) connectivity known as LoRa, has joined the Board of Governors of the IoT M2M Council (IMC).
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Fixed networks are not dead, says Nokia chief in keynote
Fixed networks will play a key role in achieving network transformation and true convergence with mobile as the world moves twoards 5G and the IoT, according to Federico Guillen, president of Nokia’s fixed network business group, in his keynote address to this week’s Broadband World Forum in London.

Qualcomm secures design wins for IoT modem with launches due early 2017

At this week’s 4G/5G Summit in Hong Kong, Qualcomm Technologies announced that it had secured design wins among the industry's leading module OEMs based on its MDM9206 LTE modem for IoT applications.
Software collaborations to improve connectivity on Sigfox networks

French software companies MicroEJ and Witekio are collaborating on a demonstrator for Sigfox connectivity for embedded or IoT projects.

Helios plans satellite-based IoT and M2M service

Canada’s Helios Wire is designing and building a space-based IoT and M2M service for market applications that require low bandwidth and low service costs.


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The IMC offers a collection of in-depth case studies for IoT and M2M deployments, spanning the broadset possible range of verticle market applications and geographies. The Use Cases will include critical information concerning ROI, Total Cost of Ownership, enhanced revenue streams, and other tangible outcomes of deployments wherever possible, organized by vertical market categories. It is the considered opinion of the IMC Board that broader adoption of M2M technologies will be fostered by this kind of qualitative research, providing IoT and M2M Adopters with valuable lessons learned from real-life examples.


 The IMC is a trade organization for the machine-to-machine communications industry, and it brings a new approach - it will stant for M2M as its own global  industry - it will not see M2M through the narrow lens of a single product category, nor will it see M2M solely as applied to a single vertical industry. The IMC will strive to bring together M2M Solutions Providers and Adopters of M2M technology into a single membership organization.


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