Vietnam, Ericsson open IoT Innovation Hub
April 16, 2019 / Dylan Bushell-Embling
The Vietnamese government has launched the first IoT Innovation Hub in the nation, in collaboration with Ericsson. The new center aims to provide a platform for IoT research and development, as well as commercial startups and IoT-related education, Vietnamnet reported. It will allow mobile operators, businesses, students, researchers and startups to develop and test IoT applications, and support the commercialization of IoT-based products. At an opening ceremony for the new Innovation hub, Vietnam's Ministry of Science and Technology signed collaboration agreements with state-owned operators Viettel and VNPT, as well as a number of local universities, to support the operation and development of the center.