One world, one global SIM: How ITU-allocated ‘global IMSI ranges’ support worldwide IoT and M2M connectivity

One world, one global SIM: How ITU-allocated ‘global IMSI ranges’ support worldwide IoT and M2M connectivity

Demand for global connectivity for Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) applications is motivating an increasing number of IoT and M2M players to apply for ITU-allocated ‘global IMSI ranges’. Global International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) ranges are signified by…

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Reminder to research community: 19 June deadline to submit a paper to Kaleidoscope 2017

Less than a month remains to submit a paper to Kaleidoscope 2017: Challenges for a data-driven society. Researchers are invited to submit papers investigating the technical, business and policy challenges underlying effective data management and analysis. Kaleidoscope 2017 will explore…

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26 May, Hangzhou, China: ITU workshop on broadband cable and TV – join the discussion online

An ITU workshop on TV and content delivery over Integrated Broadband Cable Networks in Hangzhou, China, 26 May 2017, will explore the latest innovations in the field of Integrated Broadband Cable Networks, networks delivering TV and broadband services over coaxial…

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Sigfox joins ITU to influence international standardization for the Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity provider Sigfox has become a member of ITU to influence international standardization for IoT technologies and applications. Sigfox operates a low-bandwidth network dedicated to providing IoT devices with low-cost, low-power connectivity on a global scale….

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ITU creates new Focus Group to investigate digital currency including digital fiat currency

ITU has created a new Focus Group to investigate the emerging questions of how best to standardize and regulate the interoperability and security aspects of digital fiat currency. Titled the ‘ITU-T Focus Group on Digital Currency including Digital Fiat Currency’,…

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New ITU work stream to develop security standards for connected cars

ITU has established a new work stream to coordinate the development of security standards for intelligent transport systems (ITS). ITS and automated driving hold great promise to improve road safety, reduce congestion and emissions, and increase the accessibility of personal…

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