TITLE

The Internet of Machines

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Wireless Week;12/1/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the business of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications. M2M includes service providers, infrastructure and hardware vendors and can also be used in asset tracking, fleet management and automatic meter reading and surveillance. M2M originally works with an analog base but a ruling by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Advanced Mobile Phone System allegedly fueled a change to digital and third generation (3G) networks.
ACCESSION #
28086850

 

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