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5G Redcap and Private Networks Gain Momentum in IoT Connectivity, Telenor IoT Report Finds

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5G Redcap and Private Networks Gain Momentum in IoT Connectivity, Telenor IoT Report Finds

Telenor IoT, a leading provider of IoT solutions, today announces the release of its highly anticipated fourth edition of the Connectivity Technologies Report. Produced in collaboration with Accenture, this comprehensive report offers enterprises a valuable overview of the IoT technologies available today, enabling them to make informed decisions when deploying IoT solutions.

In an era of accelerated digital transformation, enterprises are increasingly recognizing the vital role of IoT in driving innovation and operational efficiency. However, choosing the right connectivity technology for their specific use cases can be a daunting task. The Connectivity Technologies Report addresses this challenge by providing enterprises with a structured approach to analyze their technical, commercial, and ecosystem-related requirements.

“We are excited to present the latest edition of our Connectivity Technologies Report, which serves as a guiding light for enterprises navigating the rapidly developing landscape of IoT connectivity technologies,” says Martin Whitlock, CTO of Telenor IoT. “By collaborating with Accenture, we have combined our expertise to deliver a comprehensive resource that empowers enterprises to select the most suitable IoT connectivity technologies for their deployments.”

The report explores a wide range of IoT connectivity technologies, including traditional cellular technologies like 2G, 3G, and the latest advancements in 5G. It also examines low-power wide-area (LPWA) technologies such as LoRa and NB-IoT, which have gained maturity and scalability for remote and wide-area deployments. Additionally, the report delves into technologies like LTE-M, Wi-Fi, and private networks, highlighting their strengths and best-fit applications.

Bengt Nordström, a managing director in Accenture’s Communications industry group, commented, “With the growing number of connectivity options for IoT services, it is more important than ever for enterprises to understand which ones are best suited for the use cases and solutions that are part of the roadmap, so they can pick the right option and capitalize on their investments.”

The Connectivity Technologies Report features insightful case studies and real-world examples across various industries, including automotive, industrial manufacturing, and utilities. These examples illustrate how different technologies can be leveraged to address specific needs.

To download the fourth edition of the Connectivity Technologies Report, visit By accessing the report, enterprises gain access to a wealth of knowledge that will guide them in making informed decisions about their IoT deployments.

As the IoT landscape continues to evolve, enterprises need a trusted partner to navigate the complexities and seize opportunities. With Telenor IoT’s deep industry expertise and comprehensive portfolio of IoT solutions, enterprises can confidently embrace IoT technologies and unlock their full potential.

Media Contacts:

Suvi Krook
PR & Events, Telenor Connexion

Note to Editors: For more information about the Connectivity Technologies Report or to request an interview with Mats Lundquist or Bengt Nordström, please contact Suvi Krook,



About Telenor Iot

Telenor IoT is the portfolio of IoT solutions from Telenor Group, one of the world’s major mobile operators. With more than 20 years’ experience of providing global IoT connectivity, cloud services and expert support to companies of all sizes, Telenor is one of the world’s most advanced IoT solution providers.

Telenor IoT manages international IoT deployments for global customers in some 200 countries and today operates more than 20 million connected devices to enterprises such as Volvo, Scania, Hitachi, Verisure Securitas Direct and Husqvarna.

The IoT solutions are offered to national customers in the Nordics through the local Telenor operations in each country, and on a global level through Telenor Connexion, Telenor’s specialized unit that provides IoT solutions for large, international enterprises who need a customized offer with advanced support.


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Telenor is a world leading IoT connectivity provider who helps organizations of all sizes connect and operate their devices. With more than 20 years of experience and hundreds of dedicated IoT specialists we are the largest IoT team of any Nordic IoT service provider.
Our customers range from smaller companies and public sector to enterprises with the world’s most demanding international IoT deployments. We provide a portfolio of IoT connectivity and cloud services backed up by expert support in the Nordics as well as across the world with local representation in 18 countries across Africa, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe.
Today, we manage more than 20 million IoT connections across the world and have unique knowledge and experience to cost efficiently build and operate both large scale IoT solutions, and smaller, local solutions.

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