Mobile Internet of Things – LTE-M and NB-IoT

Mobile (cellular) IoT technology is becoming a major player in the IoT space.¬† Mobile Internet of Things refers to low power wide area (LPWA) 3GPP standardised secure operator managed IoT networks in the licensed spectrum (GSMA definition). The 2 complementary licensed 3GPP standards: Long-Term Evolution for Machines (LTE-M) and Narrowband-Internet of Things (NB-IoT) are the […]

Internet of Things communications protocols

There are a number of communication protocols at the physical and access network stage which can be used for transmitting data from IoT devices depending on the requirements. A mapping showing a few of these protocols using the TCP/IP model: Some of the protocols¬† for IoT device network access & physical transmission are LPWAN – […]