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Planning an IoT project – have you considered a renewed Cold War?

While a slightly hyperbolic headline, there is a definite sense that the networks of the future are going to be subject to a lot more political will than their predecessors. As Russia plans a test to see what would happen to it if it gets shut out from the rest of the World Wide Web, the USA is stepping up its attacks on Huawei, preparing an executive order to ban Chinese equipment from American wireless networks, and potentially punish other countries that opt to use the cheaper vendors. So what does that mean for ambitious IoT projects? With the telecoms and networking world now firmly stuck between the superpowers, as they jockey for position on the world stage, there’s a…

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