The Internet of Things is generating a huge amount of data that is currently retained in vertical silos. However, a true IoT is dependent on the availability and confluence of rich data sets from multiple systems, organisations and verticals which will usher in the next generation of IoT solutions.

The GSMA is working with the mobile industry to establish an IoT Big Data Ecosystem to make harmonised data sets from multiple sources available to developers and third parties through common APIs.  You can discover more about this in our IoT Big Data API Directory.


api-directory-tile-v3The IoT Big Data API Directory lets you find details of IoT and context data sets available from multiple sources worldwide. The current data sets focus on the areas of machines, devices, automotive, roads, environment, smart home and agriculture.

A common technical approach to IoT Big Data

 

framewor-architectureThis document has been developed to define a generalised architecture for delivery of “Internet of Things” “big data” services to support an ecosystem of third party application developers.

api-profileThis document identifies the use of the FIWARE NGSIv2 API for the ‘harmonised entities’ defined in the CLP.26 and the parts of the FIWARE standard that should be supported by implementers in delivering the IoT Big Data ecosystem.


harmonised-dataThis document specifies harmonised data models that are approved for use by all the participants of the IoT Big Data Ecosystem Project and must be used by the participants whenever possible.

 

A common, collaborative and interoperable approach to Big Data will usher in a new era of IoT solutions helping the market to scale. In our report, ‘Unlocking the power of IoT through Big Data’, you can discover the role mobile operators can play in monetizing big data.

Addressing Air Quality with IoT & Big Data A Value Generation Guide for Mobile Operators Air quality within cities represents a global challenge for governments, regulators, city administrators and citizens. Much of the h...

Read more | See all Resources

Video: Smart London – Air Quality Monitoring with IoT Big Data The GSMA is working with the Royal Borough of Greenwich on an air quality initiative utilising mobile, IoT and Big Data technologies, which aims to improve the health prospects a...

Read more | See all Resources

Mobile Privacy and Big Data Analytics Big data analytics can have a significant impact on societal aims such as the UN Sustainable Development Goals and has the potential to deliver more effective health outcomes, be...

Read more | See all Resources

Webinar: Experts Discuss Telco IoT Big Data Initiatives The Internet of Things is generating a huge amount of data that is currently retained in vertical silos. However, a true IoT is dependent on the availability and confluence of ri...

Read more | See all Resources

The GSMA IoT Webinar Series 2016-17 This webinar series explores key initiatives to accelerate the delivery of new connected services and devices in the Internet of Things (IoT). Topics will be explored and discuss...

Read more | See all Resources

Video: Unleashing the Power of Global IoT Data The technology we use in our lives constantly generates data. With 90% of the world’s data having been produced over the last two years, there is an exciting opportunity to cre...

Read more | See all Resources

A Breath of Fresh Air: IoT Big Data Helping to Improve London’s Air Quality Poor air quality in major cities can expose citizens to air pollution and lead to health risks such as asthma attacks, lung cancer, heart disease or chronic bronchitis. Air quali...

Read more | See all Industry News

Mobile Industry Launches Universal Hallmark for NB-IoT Organisations operating in the broader NB-IoT market now have the opportunity to illustrate the authenticity of their products following the mobile industry’s launch of the uni...

Read more | See all Industry News

Connecting Cities to a Smart Future Start-ups at Expo highlight how Mobile IoT can make cities effective and efficient Smart manhole covers, remote controlled streetlights, sophisticated damage detection systems, s...

Read more | See all Industry News

Ecosystem Meets at Turning Point for Connected Vehicles Dr Shane Rooney, IoT Executive Director, GSMA As we look ahead to 2026, connected vehicles constitute one of the greatest areas of promise for the industry.  Analyst house Machi...

Read more | See all Industry News

Mobile IoT to Help Utilities Meet Phenomenal Demand for Smart Capabilities Of all the industries set to deploy IoT technology in the years ahead, those in the utilities sector have among the most to gain.  That was a key take-away from discussions at t...

Read more | See all Industry News

GSMA Mobile IoT Initiative Helping Operators Target European Connected Energy Ma The GSMA today announced that mobile operators deploying new Mobile IoT networks will be able to benefit from the European connected energy market estimated to be worth USD$26 bi...

Read more | See all Industry News

Webinar: Building a Connected Product with Mobile IoT (LPWA) – A Guide for January 23, 2018 Built for IoT applications that require long battery lives, are low cost, and often operate in remote and hard to reach locations, Mobile IoT technologies (low power wide area in...

Read more | See all Internet of Things Events

6th Mobile IoT Summit February 25, 2018 Mobile IoT, also known as Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) in licensed spectrum, presents a huge opportunity for the mobile and IoT industries.  Machina Research estimate that by 2025...

Read more | See all Internet of Things Events

IoT at MWC18 February 26, 2018 The Internet of Things will be central to Mobile World Congress 2018. You can discover the range of our activities below.   6th Mobile IoT Summit 13:00-17:30, Sunday 25 Febr...

Read more | See all Internet of Things Events

Generating Value through IoT and Big Data February 27, 2018 GSMA Seminar Theatre 1, CC1.5 – download directions Mobile operators are becoming increasingly successful in establishing services to commercialise their anonymised data, a...

Read more | See all Internet of Things Events

Mobile IoT Innovators Networking Reception February 28, 2018 Join the Mobile IoT Innovators Networking Reception for a relaxed afternoon and enjoy an informal chat with leading industry experts and pioneering companies in the Mobile IoT ec...

Read more | See all Internet of Things Events

IoT Security and Drones – Creating a Connected and Secure Future February 28, 2018 GSMA Seminar Theatre 1, CC1.5 – download directions Session 1: Securing a Better Future With 30 billion connected devices by 2026, the risk of cybersecurity breaches, leake...

Read more | See all Internet of Things Events

Contact GSMA Legal Email Preference Centre Copyright © 2017 GSMA. GSM and the GSM Logo are registered and owned by the GSMA.