IoT Knowledgebase for Policy and Regulation

IoT Policy and Regulation Overview

Access a variety of materials that provide an overview on policy and regulation across all subjects and regions

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Smart Cities

Access IoT policy and regulation resources for smart cities.
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Connected Vehicles

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Digital Health

Access IoT policy and regulation resources for Digital Health.
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IoT Security

Ensuring end-to-end security and privacy of data for IoT connected devices is key to the success of IoT services. Find out more about the guidelines and initiatives developed by the GSMA to support this.
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Data Protection & Privacy

Find out more about initiatives and guidelines developed by the GSMA to support Data Protection and Privacy in the IoT
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Spectrum

Find out how the GSMA works to ensure that mobile operators have timely, affordable and fair access to sufficient spectrum to meet rapidly growing demand for mobile broadband.
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Taxation

Find out about taxation policies for IoT and their potential to create appropriate incentives for innovation and investment.
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Numbering & Addressing

Find out about numbering and addressing for IoT.
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Other Regulatory Subjects

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IoT Big Data

Find out about IoT big data and how to unlock the huge potential of big data analytics in a way that respects well-established privacy principles and fosters and environment of trust.
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Mobile IoT

Find out about the Mobile IoT technologies, whatreal world and the implications for a competitive LPWA IoT market.
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Remote Sim Provisioning

Find out about Remote SIM Provisioning and the GSMA Embedded SIM Specification, a vital enabler for machine to machine (M2M) connections.

LPWA: Streamlining Waste Collection (Use Case) Veolia harnesses the Mobile IoT to cut the number of truck journeys made to empty bins   As cities expand and the urban population grows, municipalities need to collect more...

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LPWA: Simplifying the Smart Home (Use Case) Hisense is exploring how the Mobile IoT can give consumers remote control over their appliances   At Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona, multinational white goods and e...

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Verizon Launches Industry’s first LTE-M Nationwide IoT Network Last week, Mobile IoT (licensed low power wide area networks) made a significant breakthrough in North America after mobile network operator Verizon confirmed the launch of the f...

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The Mobile IoT Innovators Showcase at Mobile World Congress 2017 The Mobile IoT Innovators Showcase was a competition initiated by the GSMA Internet of Things Programme to enable innovative companies to make their contribution to a connected f...

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Unprecedented number of Mobile IoT demonstrations at Mobile World Congress 2017 Low power wide area solutions in licensed spectrum (Mobile IoT) have long been discussed in the industry, seeing the technology’s potential to connect billions of new devices m...

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Raising Standards across the Internet of Things Dino Flore of 3GPP and Barbara Pareglio of the GSMA explain the pivotal role of standards in shaping the Mobile Internet of Things Dino Flore, Chairman of RAN group, 3GPP Barbara...

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Webinar: Deploying Mobile IoT (LPWA) – Ask the Experts April 25, 2017 Register now Mobile IoT (licensed spectrum low power wide area) networks are a high-growth area of the IoT and will play an important role in connecting up billions of ...

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Digital Societies Policy Forum and GSMA Capacity Building Course May 08, 2017 With support from the Australian Government and other partners, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the GSMA are pleased to host the 3rd Asia-Pacific D...

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GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Privacy & Security May 23, 2017   IoT Security Masterclass: Establishing a Flexible Framework to Address Market Diversity Wednesday, 24 May, 11:15 – 12:00 Red Room, Hilton Hotel From conne...

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Mobile World Congress Shanghai June 28, 2017 The Internet of Things will be central to Mobile World Congress Shanghai  – Asia’s biggest mobile event. Bringing together the global mobile industry’s ...

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