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

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Connected Vehicles

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Drones

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IoT Security

Ensuring end-to-end security for the billions of devices that will be connected to each other over the next decade, is key to the success of market - without security, the Internet of Things will cease to exist. 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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Market Initiatives

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.

LTE-M Commercialisation Case Study: How AT&T and Telstra Connect Milli This paper outlines how two of the world’s leading mobile operators – AT&T and Telstra – are using LTE-M technology to roll out innovative new services. In...

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The Mobile IoT Experience at MWC19 Barcelona Learning, Building, Testing with LTE-M and NB-IoT Fira Montjuic, Hall 8, 4YFN Monday, 25 February – Wednesday, 27 February 09:00 – 20:00 Discover Mobile IoT the immersive way...

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Blockchain: From Online Hype to Commercial Reality? Blockchain – the most famous of the distributed ledger technologies, or DLT –  has for some time now been a familiar word whose meaning few truly know. As with various appar...

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GSMA IoT On-Demand Webinar: Industry 4.0 – Optimising Industrial IoT A total of 70 Mobile IoT networks, including LTE-M (Long Term Evolution for Machines) and NB-IoT (NarrowBand IoT), have been launched, enabling a fraction of the 25.2 billion IoT...

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Mobile IoT Doubled in Range – Without the Need for Hardware Upgrades Barbara Pareglio, Technical Director, Internet of Things Programme, GSMA Mobile IoT has turned a corner: one that makes connection of even the remotest areas, such as those in ru...

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Collaboration and Innovation to pave the way for AI in the IoT: an Intervi Sierra Wireless is one of the leading technology providers in the industry and an important enabler for the IoT. In the wake of Mobile World Congress Americas, we interviewed Dan...

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GSMA IoT Webinar Series: SIM-ply Secure – Leveraging the S January 23, 2019 The SIM is the only common component across all types of cellular IoT devices, providing a trusted and standardised foundation for the Internet of Things. Being hardwar...

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8th Mobile IoT Summit February 24, 2019 Join the 8th Mobile IoT Summit to hear the latest industry updates from senior IoT experts. Companies include AT&T, Huawei, Nokia, Singtel and Telefonica. Extensive...

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MWC19 Barcelona Seminar: The Internet of the Skies – Conne February 26, 2019 This GSMA seminar explores real life case studies, demonstrating the capabilities of mobile networks and how these are positively benefiting the drone industry. Hear vi...

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MWC19 Barcelona Seminar: Future Proofing the Internet of Thi February 26, 2019 Without security, today’s vision for the Internet of Things cannot become tomorrow’s reality. If customers cannot trust that their smart door locks, energy meters o...

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MWC19 Barcelona Seminar: Beyond Connectivity – Operato February 27, 2019 Wednesday, 27 February 2019,  13:30 – 15:30  Seminar Theatre 1, Hall 1, South Entrance (Level 1), Fira Gran Via This GSMA seminar at MWC19 explores new mobile opera...

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