The Internet of Machines

Smith, Brad
December 2007
Wireless Week;12/1/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p6
Trade Publication
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.


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