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Internet of things – a role for wireless ISPS in rural IOT

Intelsat Theatre 13 May 2021 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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Mike Smith

New Zealand has been long awaiting widespread machine-to-machine connectivity enabled by IoT. Wireless internet service providers have become the primary source of internet services to our rural communities, connecting more than half our farms with city-grade, affordable broadband through a network of many thousands of hilltop towers. This presentation will examine the pathway towards an IoT network for the good of the farming, local government and energy sectors.


Mike Smith — Chairman, Wireless Internet Service Providers Association of NZ