Taipei, Saturday, Jan 20, 2018, 23:17


Taiwan Issues Approval for First IoT Telecommunications Gateway Numbers to Far EasTone

By Korbin Lan
Published: Aug 24,2017

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwanese telecommunications company Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) yesterday passed the National Communications Commission's (NCC) Internet of Things Gateway review to become the first company to obtain approval for IoT gateway numbers, and they will be able to utilize three million gateway numbers for IoT services.

More on This

Microsoft Sets Up an AI R&D Center in Taiwan

Microsoft announced that they establish an artificial intelligence (AI) research and development (R&Q) Center in Taiwan....

Alliance Memory Launches New 256Mb High-Speed CMOS SDRAMs in the 54-Pin TSOP II Package

Alliance Memory extended its offering of 256Mb high-speed CMOS SDRAMs with new x8 and x4 devices in the 54-pin 400-mil plastic TSOP II package...

The first batch of IoT gateway numbers that are issued in Taiwan will begin with the numbers 040, and will be specially used for IoT device connections. Using NB-IoT technology, they will only provide machine communications services and will not be able to be used for personal voice or SMS services.

NCC stated that FET was the first company to apply for IoT gateway numbers, and Chunghwa Telecom and Taiwan Mobile have also submitted IoT gateway number applications, which are currently under review.

(TR/ Phil Sweeney)

CTIMES loves to interact with the global technology related companies and individuals, you can deliver your products information or share industrial intelligence. Please email us to

1264 viewed

comments powered by Disqus