Three reasons why products need OTA

OTA (over-the-air update) functionality is one of the most sought after features in the connected space. Getting this right, will ensure ongoing success for IoT-enabled products from a revenue, customer satisfaction and security perspective. Here are the three reasons why smart products need to have OTA :

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IoT-X evolves LoRaWAN functionality

Stream Technologies has announce their latest LoRaWAN network server.

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Can car makers resist Apple and Google’s bid to take the wheel and the centre console?

Executives from some car makers including BMW and Ford have no intention of allowing their vehicles to become Apple or Google’s latest device, and plan to keep ownership of their centre consoles.

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HARMAN and NXP cooperate on secure V2X communication to save lives and speed traffic

At the recent Geneva International Motor Show 2016, HARMAN International Industries, Inc. the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, demonstrated its LIVS Connected Car Compute Platform.

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Bluetooth low energy 4.2 module brings ‘performance and power efficiency’ to IoT designs

u-blox, a global provider in wireless and positioning modules and chips, announced the NINA-B1 Bluetooth low energy (Bluetooth Smart) stand-alone module.

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Audi partners with Cubic Telecom to deliver connected vehicles with infotainment and Wi-Fi across Europe

Cubic Telecom and Audi have announced a partnership to bring Audi’s connected car infotainment services to drivers across Europe. The partnership will deliver robust, low-cost connectivity for more than a million Audi drivers across Europe, becoming the largest-scale rollout within Cubic Telecom’s machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity initiatives.

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Cubic Telecom claims largest independent LTE network in Europe for M2M connected car applications

Cubic Telecom has announced it has launched the largest independent LTE platform in Europe for machine to machine (M2M) and connected car applications.

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IZT solutions enable over-the-air communication test system

The Fraunhofer Gesellschaft presented an Over-The-Air (OTA) wave field synthesis system for test and certification of GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) receivers at its Fraunhofer IIS Facility for Over the Air Research and Testing (FORTE) in Ilmenau. The innovative and complex OTA test system is mainly based on Hardware and Software solutions from IZT GmbH,

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Platforms – simplifying the infinitely complex

It’s all too easy for a rapidly emerging technology sector to get caught up in its own particular world. As companies rush to establish their place in what was once just a blank space on the map, aggressively promoting their own particular visions and product strategies, potential customers can become confused by a blizzard of

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Cubic Telecom signs global agreement with China Unicom to deliver M2M solutions

Cubic Telecom, has announced that it has signed a global agreement with China Unicom, to provide machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions to enterprises across mainland China and Hong Kong.

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GSMA publishes ‘Embedded SIM’ specification for M2M services to accelerate key market sectors

The GSMA has published a new specification to enable remote ‘over-the-air’ (OTA) provisioning and management of Embedded SIMs in machine-to-machine (M2M) devices.

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New over-the-air test system from COMPRION aims to curb expensive UICC services failures

Paderborn, Germany – A new over-the-air (OTA) test system from COMPRION is designed to simulate complex use cases so that communication errors in this set-up are detected before expensive service roll-outs occur.

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