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Ultranarrowband-network provider Sigfox has just closed a funding round of €100m, with much investment from telco partners.


  • Sigfox's network can be deployed alongside traditional cellular networks, as it uses unlicensed frequencies and is cheaper to deploy.

Features and Benefits

  • Evaluates the benefits for Sigfox's telco partners in investing in the company at this stage.
  • Learn the possible applications for Sigfox's network in its footprint countries.

Key questions answered

  • What are the benefits to Telefonica, Docomo, and SKT of investing in Sigfox?
  • How does Sigfox compare to other M2M network technologies?

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  • Summary
  • A cheaper way to build a network
  • Sigfox targets launch in new territories


  • Further reading
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