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July 21, 2016 / 5G, Next Gen Networks, ICN, SDN, IP / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
Last month, 5G World 2016 brought together a number of telecom industry leading companies, including InterDigital, to demonstrate their latest work in making 5G a reality and enabling services to run over it. On the floor of the show, 5G World TV caught up with InterDigital Europe’s Dirk Trossen on the latest innovations and 5G insight from the company.   In the video, InterDigital Europe’s Dirk Trossen demonstrates and explains our Next Generation Networks platform,... Read More
July 19, 2016 / IoT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
It’s about the expansion of capability, not the expansion of connectivity states InterDigital’s Chonggang Wang in a recent Wireless Week article focused on IoT. He explains that the world continues to see IoT primarily in terms of connections. However, it’s the transformational value of IoT on business that really matters, and that in turn will be the driver of connectivity. In the article, Chonggang explains not only why there is a need for true interoperability, but also... Read More
July 6, 2016 / IoT, standards / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
City authorities and their technology partners could squander $341 billion by 2025 if they adopt a fragmented versus standardized approach to IoT solution deployment. This statistic was uncovered in a report from Machina Research, commissioned by InterDigital, that focuses on the importance of standardization in IoT deployment. Recently, InterDigital’s Alan Carlton participated in a Q&A session with IT Pro Portal to discuss the report further.   In the Q&A, Alan explains why fragmentation has occurred and what... Read More
June 30, 2016 / IoT, MWCS16, Standards / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
If you’ve been on the floor of a Mobile World Congress event, you’ve likely read (or at least have seen) a copy of Mobile World Daily, the official publication of Mobile World Congress events. Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 kicked-off yesterday and along with it came the day one issue of Mobile World Daily featuring the latest coverage and analysis of event news. Among the top stories? Standards' role in smart cities with statistics from... Read More
June 24, 2016 / IoT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
Many people have been making fantastic claims about things like IoT and driverless vehicles, that may in the end turn out to be true, but where is the first clear ROI case going to be made that stimulates adoption? InterDigital’s Jim Nolan, Executive Vice President of IoT Solutions, poses this question in his latest article featured on EDN.com yesterday.   In the article, Jim tackles the answer to his question in the case of driverless... Read More