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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 containers. They work especially cost effective and reliable with the emerging network technology NarrowBand IoT. Deutsche Telekom’s NB-IoT Prototyping Hub supported the Polish start-up in adapting their solution to it. Find out more

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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 connected maritime containers to monitor location and condition of the cargo. Find out more

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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 approach is using the emerging network technology NarrowBand IoT to do so even better and more cost-effective. At Deutsche Telekom’s NB-IoT Prototyping Hub they got the support they needed to adapt their product to it. Find out more

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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 Einstein – expresses how important healthy bees are for sustainability and the environment. To keep them alive and well, the Montenegrin start-up BeeAnd.Me uses NarrowBand IoT (NB-IoT) to operate a smart bee monitoring solution. Find out more

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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 outages, and individual settings. Find out more

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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), where they can automatically send their data into the cloud. The German company CERTUSS uses machine-to-machine (M2M) communication and an IoT platform to remotely monitor its cutting-edge steam generators. Find out more

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 connected. The problem? The many different components are manufactured by a wide variety of companies. To guarantee smooth processes, a common communication standard is called for. With oneM2M, Deutsche Telekom is looking to achieve exactly this, in cooperation with strong partners. Find out more

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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 the presence of hazards. With the strategic cooperation with Deutsche Telekom – and connectivity in its Narrowband IoT network – RadGreen sets out to revolutionize smart cities all over Europe. Find out more

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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 wagons are. NarrowBand IoT (NB-IoT) can be the perfect solution for very low-cost track and trace use cases. Find out more

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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 Christmas tree. There are plenty of reasons to enjoy this special season - but how do you celebrate it trouble-free? The answer is: with machine-to-machine (M2M) communication. Find out more

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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 a place to park cause up to 30 percent of all urban traffic congestion – not to mention the environmental cost and wasted fuel. But a smart parking solution could solve these problems. Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) with its characteristics is a suitable technology for smart parking in the city. Find out more

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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 picturesque city center with its canals and parks is best explored on foot. To ensure that the city always looks clean and neat as visitors walk around downtown Amsterdam, the municipal administration now manages its waste disposal smartly and cost-effectively with an M2M solution. Find out more

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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 development shows that the Internet of Things may have an important part to play in bringing about this change. Find out more

M2M connects Christmas

If it snows during Advent – the runup to Christmas –, most people look forward to a White Christmas, sleigh rides, and mulled wine. But there is another side to snow and ice. Driving snow and icy roads regularly cause traffic chaos. Yet a number of M2M solutions help ensure that gift parcels find their way to the foot of the tree in time for Christmas. Find out more

How intelligent transportation systems are changing mobility

Fleet managers are recording vehicle positions and driving behavior, cities and local authorities are collecting information about traffic flows, and private cars are increasingly becoming a source of data. Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) are on the advance, and with their data and services our understanding of mobility is also changing fast. Find out more

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How M2M takes motor sport forward

The smell of oil, the sound of tires rotating and a screen with constantly moving circles on a virtual map of the Nordschleife – at the legendary 24-hour Nürburgring race in Germany, racing fans are familiar with all of the details. But few of them know that racing teams monitor their cars with a machine-to-machine (M2M) solution. Find out more

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M2M Device Cloud - How to Manage the Growing Number of Connected Objects

The Internet of Things has reached everyday business activities. Companies and solution providers are relying on cloud-based platforms to manage the growing numbers of connected devices and data. Find out more

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Fleet Management by M2M

Telematics solutions are reputed to be expensive and not yet mature, but that is a prejudice. They have now cleared the hurdles of their early days and are used in fleet management around the world – also in the Philippines. Find out more

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How the Internet of Things is Changing the Vending Business

In the vending industry telemetry solutions were long considered to be half-baked and too expensive. Since then, solutions have resolved the initial problems and now help operators to increase the profitability of their vending machines and optimize their business processes. Find out more

Climate savior M2M?

Only half the Statue of Liberty still peeps out of a landscape covered in snow and ice with the icebound skyline of New York in the background. Roland Emmerich’s vision of climate change is still a remote prospect, but the recently published report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows yet again that action is required. Find out more

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M2M Protects Cultural Heritage

A hill with 19 chapels, any number of pilgrims and in the middle of it all an M2M solution. How machine-to-machine communication helps preserve a world heritage site and catch thieves. Find out more

How M2M Is Changing Machine Maintenance

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