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2nd Workshop on Smart Appliances at ETSI

Sophia Antipolis, 22 October 2014

The second workshop jointly organized by the European Commission’s DG CONNECT and ETSI on smart appliances took place at ETSI in Sophia Antipolis on 14 October.


ETSI’s Director General, Mr. Luis Jorge Romero, named one of Global Telecoms Business Power100 for 2014

Sophia Antipolis, 2 October 2014

Global Telecoms Business magazine and website has named Luis Jorge Romero, Director General of ETSI, as one of the most powerful people in the telecommunications industry worldwide, joining top executives from the industry’s leading companies.


New ETSI specification for Internet of Things and Machine to Machine Low Throughput Networks

Sophia Antipolis, 30 September 2014

Billions of connected objects now have the solution for low throughput connectivity

ETSI’s standardization group dedicated to Low Throughput Networks technology has just released the first three specifications of an Internet of Things (IoT) network dedicated to low throughput communications.


oneM2M to demonstrate their first release of specifications at M2M showcase event

Sophia Antipolis, 29 September 2014

The largest standardization body for Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications is set to host a showcase event to demonstrate the newest release of specifications that enable large-scale implementation of the Internet of Things


Green Abstraction Layer standard to manage energy consumption of telecom networks

Sophia Antipolis, 9 September 2014

A new ETSI Standard – the ‘Green Abstraction Layer (GAL)’ – enables operators for the first time to manage the energy consumption of telecom networks easily, offsetting network performance and capacity against energy costs.


oneM2M's Candidate Specifications on M2M/IoT Communications now open for comments

Sophia-Antipolis, France, 7 August 2014

oneM2M, the Global Partnership developing standards for Machine‐to‐Machine (M2M) communications and the Internet‐of‐Things (IoT) announced that its initial Candidate Release of Technical Specifications is now available for public comment.


oneM2M elects new Steering Committee leadership from Cisco, Huawei, Intel and Telecom Italia

Sophia-Antipolis, France, 4 August 2014

oneM2M, the Global Partnership developing standards for Machine‐to‐Machine (M2M) communications enabling large‐scale implementation of the Internet‐of‐Things (IoT), concluded its second year with election of a new Steering Committee.


Nine more NFV documents opened for industry comment

Santa Clara, 1 August 2014

At the 7th meeting of ETSI’s Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) Industry Specification Group (ISG), co-hosted by Citrix and Ericsson in Santa Clara from 29 July to 1 August 2014, nine draft NFV documents were released for industry comment, a new leadership team was elected and plans for the next phase of NFV were laid down.


World’s Leading ICT Standards Organizations Collaborate on Emerging Technologies

Sophia Antipolis, France, 28 July 2014

The 18th meeting of the Global Standards Collaboration (GSC), a senior-level gathering of the world’s leading information and communication technologies (ICT) standards organizations, took place on 22 - 23 July 2014, hosted by ETSI (European Telecommunications Standards Institute) in Sophia Antipolis, France.


CCSA and ETSI extend coordination on ICT standards

Sophia Antipolis, France, 28 July 2014

The China Communications Standards Association (CCSA) and ETSI, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, have renewed their Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), extending a relationship established 10 years ago. This renewal enables CCSA and ETSI to share information on their work in order to contribute to the development of globally-aligned standards for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT).