An overview on the current situation of NB-IoT in Germany is provided.
All three mobile carriers have opted for NB-IoT so far. The article summarises their strategies and recent approaches.
As first actor, Deutsche Telekom has recently launched a starter pack to enable the test of possible applications for interested business customers. The remaining carriers are still on the level of launching tests and trials.
Alternative offers in the licence-free spectrum have also been launched by diverse actors, but their commitments still are of minor importance.