Telefonica - New Businesses (Press URLs)

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Telefonica - New Businesses (2017 - 2019)

Telefónica had 28 new businesses from 2017-2019 with 1 announced in each of Peru, Iceland, and the US and 2 announced in Chile. The rest of them were in Spain. A link to the spreadsheet can be found here.

2019

  • Alcobendas near Madrid, June 14, 2019 — Santander and Telefónica develop together the first 5G use cases of the banking sector in Europe.
  • Madrid, 27 May 2019 — Telefónica and Schindler join forces to provide IoT connectivity for elevators and escalators worldwide.
  • Madrid, 16 May 2019 — Telefónica launches Movistar Car in Spain to turn vehicles into connected cars.
  • Madrid, 21 March 2019 — Movistar launches Movistar Money in Spain, a consumer loan service for its customers. It is a Telefónica initiative that forms part of their new digital services.
  • Madrid, 10 April 2019 — Telefónica will safeguard the security of the Internet of Things with a new IoT cybersecurity unit.
  • Lima, 24 February 2019 — Telefónica, Facebook, IDB Invest and CAF create Internet para Todos Peru to expand internet connectivity in Latin America.

2018

  • Madrid, 10 December 2018 — Movistar adds Netflix to its offer with a new user experience and creates new packages with more GBs and another mobile line.
  • Madrid, 19 November 2018 — Movistar offers a new convergent security service to protect navigation, content and devices.
  • Madrid, 15 November 2018 — Telefónica and Stratio announce partnership to offer a Big Data Platform as a Service solution for corporate customers(source 9)
  • Madrid, 12 November 2018 — Telefónica strengthens collaboration with Sodexo with the provision of new digital services in Spain.
  • Madrid, 21st June 2018 — Telefónica and Ericsson launch private virtualized networks that cover the high connectivity demands of the industry 4.0.
  • Madrid, 19 June 2018 — Movistar and Twitter develop a pioneer customer care solution through a bot.
  • Madrid, Los Gatos, California, May 24, 2018 — Telefónica to integrate Netflix into its TV and video platforms in Latin America.
  • Madrid, April 3, 2018 — Telefónica signs an agreement to work on integration of IoT devices into Microsoft Azure.
  • Madrid, March 21st 2018.-Telefónica creates a suite of Big Data products for enterprises in partnership with Huawei.
  • MWC, Barcelona, February 25th 2018 — Telefónica launches Aura and leads the integration of artificial intelligence in its networks and customer care.
  • Madrid, February 21st 2018 — Telefónica partners with McAfee to protect customer devices embedding its technology in the home Internet routers.

2017

  • Madrid, 5th November 2017 — Telefónica starts smart networks development.
  • Madrid, 28 November 2017 — Telefónica presents Pigram, the answer to posting on social networks and other channels when there is no Internet access.
  • Madrid, 14 November 2017 — Telefónica revolutionizes the connectivity market with plastic fiber and 60GHz Wi-Fi.
  • Madrid, Thursday October 5th, 2017 — Telefónica integrates its digital and biometric signature solution SealSign with Microsoft Azure.
  • Chile, June 2017 — Telefónica and Huawei to launch NB-IoT Open Lab to boost the Internet of Things.
  • Madrid, 21st March 2017 — Ferrovial chooses Telefónica as communications provider for the next five years.
  • Barcelona Tuesday, March the 1st, 2017 — Telefónica presents the first mobile LTE network running in just 40 grams of hardware.
  • Mobile World Congress (MWC), Barcelona, February 26, 2017 — Telefónica presents AURA, a pioneering way in the industry to interact with customers based on cognitive intelligence.
  • Chile 15th February 2017 — Telefónica, Huawei and Kamstrup launch in Chile the first project with NarrowBand IoT technology in Latin America.
  • Madrid/Reykjavík, 8 February 2017 — Síminn and Telefónica enter into a partnership.
  • Mexico D.F., January 24th, 2017 — Hertz México will improve its operations and customer experience with Telefónica IoT solutions.
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Telefonica - New Businesses (2015 - 2016)

The new businesses for Telefonica spanning from the year 2015 to 2016 have been included in the attached spreadsheet and have been categorized into the major business categories.

Telefonica — New Businesses 2015

FEBRUARY 4TH 2015


FEBRUARY 17TH 2015


FEBRUARY 23RD 2015


FEBRUARY 26TH 2015


MARCH 3RD 2015


MARCH 3RD 2015

APRIL 21ST 2015


MAY 29TH 2015


JUNE 2ND 2015


JUNE 3RD 2015


JUNE 23RD 2015


AUGUST 10TH 2015


AUGUST 27TH 2015


OCTOBER 8TH 2015


NOVEMBER 11TH 2015


Telefonica — New Businesses 2016

JANUARY 5TH 2016


JANUARY 21ST 2016


FEBRUARY 2ND 2016


FEBRUARY 22ND 2016


FBRURARY 24TH 2016


MARCH 16th 2016


SEPTEMBER 29TH 2016


OCTOBER 6TH 2016


OCTOBER 20TH 2016


DECEMBER 20TH 2016

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Quotes
  • "The m2m Global Partner Programme is Telefónica’s approach to the m2m managed connectivity business. "
  • "The Programme aims to work in collaboration with the key players in the m2m value chain such as device manufacturers, solution providers and distributors, offering a simple, structured and transparent Channel Programme that boosts both the partners’ business and Telefónica’s managed connectivity sales."
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  • "Telefónica and its cybersecurity subsidiary, ElevenPaths, have created a secure digital ecosystem which allows users to keep control of their personal data, preserve their digital identity and safeguard their privacy."
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  • "Telefonica announced that they are bringing FiLIP, the award-winning wearable phone that keeps parents and kids connected at the push of a button, to Europe and Latin America."
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  • "Telefónica users to enjoy their favourite TV content, both linear and on-demand – just by speaking into the phone. "
  • "The unique Cortana technology is integrated for the first time in Telefónica’s worldwide commercial video service as a differentiating and innovative experience for Windows Phone users who will be able to search for content through the natural speech interface."
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  • "Our aim is to bring the most out of LTE technology to our corporate customers, and this line of work will enable us to provide not only the full efficiency, speed and reliability of LTE communications, but the possibility for fully customized networks and build dedicated services on top of it, such as the concept of LTE intranets, support for critical industrial processes, closed group communications, and so forth."
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  • "The “holter monitor” for Parkinson's disease, derived from the REMPARK system, will revolutionise diagnostics and self-management of this disease through objective, accurate and non-invasive monitoring of motor-function symptoms associated with Parkinson's disease."
  • "A sensor gathers information on the patient's motor symptoms at all times, with an effectiveness rate of 87% in identifying the presence of motor skills and of 100% in identifying the lack thereof."
  • "A telematics system remotely transmits the patient's state to their specialist physician, who can then assess the effect of each therapeutic action and verify whether symptoms are changing."
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  • "The closing of this transaction, announced in September 2014, places Telefónica Brasil as the Brazilian market's leading integrated operator, both in terms of clients—with over 105 million accesses after the integration —and of revenues; and with a high value customer profile. "
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  • "Telefónica's global entrepreneurship and innovation network, and BigML, a firm specialising in machine learning, have joined forces to create the first Automated Early Stage Investing Platform, with the aim of developing a new form of technology-based investment"