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From car thieves to hackers

Keyless locking systems and radio keys – convenient, but also an invitation to digital car theft. Car thieves are becoming car hackers. Instead of... Find out more
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Smart city – clean city

Making recycling more efficient and profitable: This is EcoBins’ strategy to save the environment. The tool to do so? Smart networked recycling... Find out more
DAL Container

M2M on the high seas

Transparency and planning security are crucial to container shipping. For a pilot project, the Hamburg shipping line DAL and Deutsche Telekom... Find out more

NarrowBand IoT lights up the world

The right amount of light when and where needed: That’s what Flashnet, a Romanian start-up, offers with its smart lighting solution. Their new... Find out more

The real buzz: NarrowBand IoT in agriculture

“If the bee disappears from the surface of the earth, man would have no more than four years to live”: This famous quote – often attributed to Albert... Find out more

Automatically efficient: Pfannenberg’s networked cooling units

Innovation by automation: Pfannenberg connects its thermal management solutions for switch cabinets to the cloud. This results in lower costs, fewer... Find out more

Full Steam Ahead into the Cloud

Steam generators helped launch the Industrial Revolution some 150 years ago. These days, Industry 4.0 is linking them to the Internet of Things (IoT),... Find out more
IT Security Connected Car

Protecting Connected Cars from Hackers

Opening locks without a crowbar, manipulating the brakes, surfing for free via a vehicle’s SIM card: IT experts are constantly uncovering how hackers... Find out more
one M2M

oneM2M standardizes the Machine-to-Machine Market

Industry 4.0 promises more transparency, more efficiency and higher profits overall. But for this to work, all machines in the system must be... Find out more
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Embedded World 2017: Great interest in NarrowBand IoT and the Cloud of Things

As an integrated solution partner for M2M and the Internet of Things, we are fully embedded in the IoT projects of our customers. So, us attending the... Find out more
NB IoT Prototyping Hub Summit


Innovation at the NB-IoT Prototyping Hub

New products for a new network: A select group of start-ups working at Deutsche Telekom’s NB-IoT Prototyping Hub is creating innovative solutions for... Find out more
Mobile World Congress 2017


Deutsche Telekom at MWC 2017

New technologies and new partnerships: Deutsche Telekom presents its big leaps at this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC). In announcing its... Find out more
M2M User Interfaces

User Interfaces: “User experience is becoming more important”

Dr. Michael Burmester has been a professor of ergonomics and usability at the Stuttgart Media University since 2002. In an interview, he explains why... Find out more
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Mobile World Congress 2017: Feel Connected All Over Europe

NarrowBand IoT: One of our focus topics for 2017. We forge ahead with the new networking technology and present therefore solutions and use cases at... Find out more
Radgreen Startup M2M

Clean air for everyone

Polluted air – you can’t see it, but it could be deadly. The Israeli start-up RadGreen developed an easy to use solution to monitor environments for... Find out more
Smart Materials for the Internet of Things

Smart Materials for the Internet of Things

Sensors – within the Internet of Things they measure temperature and pressure inside machines, identify open windows and doors, or monitor blood... Find out more
NarrowBand Iot Market Analysis

Market Analysis: NarrowBand IoT

Now that NarrowBand IoT is standardized and first test trials have successfully been implemented, the technology is ready for rollout. But there are... Find out more

How IoT and AI go hand in hand

Google, Facebook, Microsoft – all the big players in the digital industry invest currently in Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. Of course they... Find out more

Narrowband IoT for valuable goods tracking

For logistics providers, transportation or railway companies it’s essential to know where their highly valuable goods like containers, trucks or... Find out more

Forecast: The IoT key developments in 2017

2016 was the year industries increasingly recognized the possibilities of the Internet of Things and M2M communication for their business. Let’s see... Find out more

All about M2M – the Highlights of 2016

From the Cloud of Things to Narrowband IoT: 2016 has been a year full of major events, announcements, interviews and new developments in the Internet... Find out more

Connected Christmas

For some people, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, with long walks in the snow, delicious food and the family gathered around the... Find out more

Narrowband IoT for Smart Metering

Tired of taking a day off just because the meter-reading service is coming? With a smart meter that’s history. But the costs of a smart metering... Find out more

How Smart Airports use the IoT to improve Passenger Experience

As flying is becoming cheaper every year, passenger traffic at airports is increasing - and airport operators are struggling to cope with these... Find out more

Narrowband IoT for Consumer Goods Tracking

Tracking devices more and more play a helpful role in finding stolen or lost goods. In addition, they can support elderly or nursing care, looking... Find out more


Smart City Expo World Congress 2016

Where will we be living in the future? Cities, as the habitat of a huge part of the world’s population, are facing today new challenges. Smart city... Find out more

How the Internet of Things is changing product development and design

The Internet of Things represents a radical change for product development and design. The development process of a product no longer ends with its... Find out more

Voice, gesture, look: How will we operate devices and machines in the future?

From TV sets and stereo systems to lighting, we are now operating more and more devices by smartphone or even voice commands. 3D glasses and data... Find out more

Narrowband- IoT for Smart Waste

Garbage trucks are fully integrated in our everyday life: Every week on the same day they wake us up in the morning by noisily doing their job, and... Find out more

Crowdfunding as a pool of ideas for the Internet of Things

With 112,000 successful projects, 12 million supporters, and nearly $2.6 billion invested, the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has made innovative... Find out more

Connected Car: “Appetite Grows with Eating”

The automobile industry is stepping up the pace for the connected car, but which functions do motorists really want to use? We interview Detlev Mohr,... Find out more
Smart Parking: Sensor installation in Pisa

Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) for Smart Parking

Searching for a parking spot in a crowded city center can at times be annoying and time-consuming. According to studies, drivers aimlessly looking for... Find out more
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Connected Driving: From a Phantom to an Autonomous Living Room on Wheels

In the early days of the automobile era, people wanted a means of transportation that could drive under its own engine power. Motorists then felt the... Find out more
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Plugging cars into the Internet

As drivers receive traffic information in real time, their passengers are busy reading Facebook and watching videos; a connected car makes it... Find out more
M2M and IoT

M2M standardization: “The world is no longer black and white. It is at least gray, if not a coat of many colors.”

An interview with Professor Dr. Axel Sikora, Scientific Director of the Institute of Reliable Embedded Systems and Communication Electronics (ivESK)... Find out more
Connected Healthcare Systems Cut Costs, Improve Care


On the road to the digital future

The Web has fundamentally changed the way we communicate. With the Internet of Things the way we interact with our surroundings is changing as well.... Find out more
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“Unclear standards inhibit willingness to invest”

An interview with Professor Dr. Axel Sikora, Scientific Director of the Institute of Reliable Embedded Systems and Communication Electronics (ivESK)... Find out more
Wind energy

Narrow Band-IoT - a new standardized cellular technology optimized to enable the Internet of Things

To date, many IoT applications have lacked a cellular technology for the “simple” things that is inexpensive, yet provides wide coverage, deep indoor... Find out more


Gateways build communication bridges

To enable different manufacturers’ terminal devices to communicate with each other on the Internet of Things, translators are required. Gateways... Find out more
Smart Cities: The Cities of the Future

Data protection on the Internet of Things: Interview with Dr. Volker Lüdemann

We need a data protection authority along the lines of the food inspection agency, says Dr. Volker Lüdemann, Professor of Commercial and Competition... Find out more


IoT Day: Long Live Simplicity

On April 9 the IoT Council is holding another IoT Day. There will be events all over the world at which the community will discuss the Internet of... Find out more
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CeBIT 2016: Digitization. Simply. Make it happen.

Ready for the digital transformation: Until March 18, managers and decision makers can find out all about the most important innovations in and around... Find out more


Mobile World Congress 2016: Summit Meeting of the Mobile Industry

With more than 2,200 exhibitors and over 100,000 visitors from 204 countries, the Who’s Who of the mobile and allied industries met again at the 2016... Find out more
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embedded world 2016: We make things talk

The smartphone shows you where a parking space is still available, controls your domestic heating remotely or helps you to find a dog that has gone... Find out more
Telekom Cloud

Cloud and fog collaborate closely for the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things is setting new clock rates in M2M communications. In both the private and the business sector new applications are taking shape... Find out more

Interview with Alexander Lautz: "Reliable and inexpensive from the machine to the server"

The Internet of Things is on the advance in nearly all areas of life. Until now it has often been telecommunications companies like Deutsche Telekom... Find out more


All about M2M – The Highlights of 2015: From Home Automation to Hollywood

For major telecommunications providers like Deutsche Telekom, M2M or IoT solutions are no longer just a matter of SIM cards. The focus is now on the... Find out more


Smart City solution for Amsterdam: Intelligent waste disposal with M2M

From the Royal Palace to the Rijksmuseum and the Anne Frank House, the list of tourist attractions in the Dutch capital, Amsterdam, is long. The... Find out more


Smart Home Summit – how do we all capture value from the connected home?

The recent Smart Home Summit was certainly a hotbed of debate. Our own Jon Carter, UK head of business development, took to the stage to encourage all... Find out more


Business Wall of Fame: The keyholders of Hungary

The winners of this year’s Business Wall of Fame competition have been announced. In the end, Accessium made the running for the overall best Internet... Find out more


How startups and corporations can jointly take the Internet of Things forward

To implement innovations you need the creativity and flexibility of a startup and the knowhow and resources of a corporate group. Uniting the best of... Find out more

What the M2M industry can learn from dystopian Hollywood productions

Nowadays all areas of life and work are connected by M2M to one network: the Internet of Things. Box office hits like The Matrix or The Terminator... Find out more
M2M and IoT solutions by Deutsche Telekom

Protocols for the Internet of Things

Standards are a subject that is de rigueur in any serious conversation about M2M. Three new acronyms currently going the rounds are MQTT, CoAP and OMA... Find out more

Data Analytics forges ahead fast

The market for sensors is booming, the price of data storage is falling and M2M data volumes are on the increase. The Internet of Things is clearly... Find out more


Are SMBs missing out on the Internet of Things?

Small and midrange businesses (SMBs) are considered to be the backbone of the European economy. They make up nearly 99 percent of business enterprises... Find out more

What happens when all the things become part of mobile networks?

By 2024, wireless networks are forecast to handle 2.3 billion M2M connections a year, generating 3.2 exabytes of data traffic. Are our current mobile... Find out more
M2M and IoT solutions by Deutsche Telekom

From machine to machine: Five facts about connectivity

Reliable, large-scale communication networks are the basis of successful machine-to-machine (M2M) communication. All about M2M has compiled five... Find out more


How to find the best IoT solutions for business purposes

The Internet of Things is growing fast. Depending on who you ask, there are expected to be up to 100 billion connected devices by 2020, ranging from... Find out more
M2M and IoT solutions by Deutsche Telekom

Industrial Internet: From the steam engine to the connected factory

With the Internet of Things digitization is setting foot in factory workshops. Business and politics are talking about the fourth industrial... Find out more


Industry 4.0 on road show “Wirtschaftswunder 4.0 – Digitization made in Germany” and Hannover Messe Industrie

At the road show “Wirtschaftswunder 4.0 – Digitization made in Germany” Deutsche Telekom showcases various solutions relevant for Industry 4.0. Among... Find out more

From the bathroom to the front door: Ordering without a browser thanks to the Internet of Things

Consumer goods have so far held something of a niche position in online retailing. Manufacturers and retailers aim to change that. A Procter & Gamble... Find out more


Happy Internet of Things Day!

M2M and the Internet of Things are omnipresent in our daily lives. Reason enough to take a closer look at the subject. We have compiled an overview... Find out more


Deutsche Telekom at CeBIT 2015

CeBIT in Hanover, Germany, is the world’s largest exhibition and conference for IT and digital business. In this post we would like to share some... Find out more


Impressions from Mobile World Congress 2015

In the past week experts from the mobile and communications industry gathered in Barcelona for the Mobile World Congress to learn about new... Find out more

Three Things that Raspberry Pi Puts on the Net

Few innovations have caused such a stir among the makers in recent years as Raspberry Pi. Since it was launched a large number of projects have taken... Find out more


Camping Goes Online With Moving Hotspot

If you visit one of the largest public trade fairs for tourism and leisure, you probably won’t expect Deutsche Telekom. But at this year’s CMT in... Find out more

Home Automation: “When you collaborate, it takes the world further forward”

When 12-year-olds experiment with switchable power sockets, most parents will probably break out into a cold sweat, but Kai Kreuzer’s parents weren’t... Find out more
M2M and IoT

Connected Devices - From Product to Service

Connected devices enable new business and sales models, be they consumables on a subscription basis or remote inspections. Thanks to cloud-based IoT... Find out more

How the Industrial Internet of Things is Influencing the Growth Potential of Corporations

Digitization is increasingly changing the business world. The car rider service taxi app Uber, for example, is in the process of transforming the taxi... Find out more