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IoT is the solution

From connected machines and GPS trackers to autonomous vehicles, the Internet of Things has many faces. It is sometimes not clear exactly what the IoT is – and what benefits it offers enterprises and society.

From connected machines and GPS trackers to autonomous vehicles, the Internet of Things has many faces. It is sometimes not clear exactly what the IoT is – and what benefits it offers enterprises and society.

What is the IoT?

Our IoT toolbox: Digitalization radically simplified

Imagine being able to know the state of every single thing in your company. How would you use that knowledge to grow your business?

The magic of the Internet of Things transforms classic companies into digital service providers and enables them to create entirely new business models. We open up its possibilities to you in the fastest and easiest way.

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Our IoT toolbox offers everything you need to make your projects a success

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Our IoT experts help you to describe the challenges you face with clarity and develop ideas to solve them. Together, we define technical requirements, which we test via proof of concept to find your optimal solution.


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Borderless connectivity

Mobile networks connect your IoT devices safely and securely without the need for costly installation of transmitters or cables. We offer IoT mobile standards such as NB-IoT and LTE-M, as well as 2G, 4G and 5G, plus international roaming on six continents.

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Easy-to-combine hardware

All the hardware parts of your project should work together smoothly. That's why we maintain a portfolio of certified devices to ensure that no lengthy adjustments will be necessary, and your project will start quickly.

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A versatile IoT platform

Our Cloud of Things is a pure software-as-a-service solution. You don't need to program or have IT systems customised. Your personalised web portal lets you always keep track of your data.

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Dormant Connectivity: affordable connectivity option for your products

New: Dormant Connectivity – Connecting your products has never been so easy!

Dormant Connectivity is an affordable connectivity option for your products. It allows you to equip your products with connectivity ex works and activate the connection as soon as your business model requires it. This allows you to set the course for the future without economic risk today!

  • Flexibility: Use only when required. Future-proof set-up and utilise the benefits of networking at any time.
  • Quality: With Telekom's expertise and established partners, we offer implementation and utilisation with an excellent price-performance ratio.
  • Simplicity: With easy access to our global IoT network and our high-quality nuSIM technology, we provide a comprehensive service and seamless implementation.
  • Security: Secure networks, certified IoT hardware and software. Ensuring the seamless interaction of network, hardware and software.

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These customers are successfully implementing their IoT ideas with our help

DB Call a Bike customer testimonial

A woman uses Call a Bike, Deutsche Bahn's bikesharing service

„Telekom’s IoT technology enables us to offer our customers a state-of-the-art user experience that does justice to the high quality of our bikes. In addition, we can now make our service more economical and more efficient.“

Cornelius Kiermasch, Head of Shared Mobility, DB Call a Bike

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SELECT AG customer testimonial

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„Thanks to this networking and evaluation, independent workshops that work with us know exactly when their customers need to carry out which repairs and can recommend fitting measures.“

Daniel Trost, Chief Digital Officer bei der SELECT AG

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BIOTRONIK customer testimonial

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„With BIOTRONIK’s Home Monitoring system, there is a 60 percent chance to save a life – a true impact for patients with cardiovascular diseases.“

Volker Lang, Senior Vice President Research and Development, BIOTRONIK

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Flaschenpost customer testimonial

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„We collaborated with Deutsche Telekom to roll out a new IT infrastructure that enables flaschenpost to flexibly react to the latest market developments and new customer demands.“

Aron Spohr, Chief Technical Officer, flaschenpost

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Imagine the possibilities

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For the automotive industry

Smart, connected, green: The way we move is changing radically. Master the transformation to a digital mobility provider with our solutions.

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For the manufacturing industry

Make manufacturing more efficient with Predictive Maintenance and add value to your physical products with digital services.

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For retail

From networked stores to in-store analytics: The digital future offers a wide range of opportunities for an enhanced shopping experience and service quality.

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For logistics

More efficiency and reliability in the logistics supply chain, thanks to digital solutions: From intelligent route optimisation and smart scanners to transparent monitoring of goods.

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Current topics

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LPWAN Technologies: What the economical IoT Radio offers

Low power, wide area – the LPWAN wireless technologies specially developed for the Internet of Things score points with their low energy consumption and long range. An overview.

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Stay connected when it comes to IoT connectivity: Follow Deutsche Telekom IoT on LinkedIn for news, case studies and more on M2M-connection.

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We are at your service!

You need further information about one of our offers or have a specific question? We are happy to help you.

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You need further information about one of our offers or have a specific question? We are happy to help you.

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