Why LTE-M is a game changer for IoT

Why LTE-M is a game changer for IoT

NETSCOUT’s take… Given the distributed nature of IoT devices, the success of an IoT application will be highly dependent upon the capabilities of local telecommunications networks. In North America, a major mile marker was passed earlier this year with the announcement that AT&T had turned up their nationwide LTE-M service. Why was this milestone so important? With LTE-M, IoT application developers can exploit the improved performance and smaller footprint for communications between the sensor and the network. LTE-M promises to transform the Internet of Things (IoT) by connecting more “things” in more places than ever before. We spoke with […]