Articles tagged with 'Innovation' | KPN B.V.

KPN B.V. - Archive (Innovation)

2021
17
December
2021
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
In 2021 KPN has once again been one of the most active companies in terms both of innovation and of entering into valuable partnerships with startups and scaleups. This is the fourth time that KPN has been recognized by the international startup comm...
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16
December
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN subsidiary InSpark was recently awarded the status of Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP). This makes InSpark the only Microsoft partner in the Netherlands with this exclusive MSP status that delivers the entire Microsoft cloud ...
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30
September
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The most innovative and impactful partnership between a corporate company and a startup. That is what the CoSta Awards are all about. KPN is proud of this recognition! Together with OPT/NET, a start-up in Artificial Intelligence software, KPN has won...
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28
September
2021
| 14:57 Europe/Amsterdam
For a long time, bike theft has been growing explosively year on year. Stella, AXA, ANWB and KPN are joining forces to tackle this problem on a large scale. Starting today, Stella, the market leader in e-bikes, is making all its e-bikes connected. Wi...
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05
August
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
CO₂ sensors on LoRa in KPN office buildingsThe cabinet recently announced that ventilation is to be added as the fourth anti-COVID measure alongside 1.5-meter social distancing, hand washing, and testing/remaining at home if symptoms occur. It was al...
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09
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Scheveningen, 9 June 2021 – Yesterday, a drone was used on the coast at Scheveningen in a drowning detection test. Thanks to 5G connectivity the unmanned aircraft acts as an extra pair of eyes in rescue operations, thereby increasing the chance of su...
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2020
16
December
2020
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
For the third time in a row, KPN has been named Corporate Startup Star, which shows recognition from the startup community for the way in which KPN collaborates with young and innovative European startups and scaleups. KPN has been actively collabora...
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09
October
2020
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
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16
June
2020
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN is one of the participants in the ‘5G Blueprint’ consortium that will conduct research into the technology, organization and business case for remote-controlled logistics and transport in the border region. This project, coordinated by the Minist...
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15
May
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN is setting up a new, public-private research lab, together with the national Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI) and the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS). The KPN Responsible AI Lab will focus on the development of new t...
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24
April
2020
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, KPN is publishing an updated version of its Technology Book. With updates on topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Quantum computing, and Photonics, KPN is looking 10 years into the future.This third edition of the KPN Technology Book also e...
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23
April
2020
| 15:16 Europe/Amsterdam
More than five thousand of KPN’s corporate customers watched the online broadcast of the event The Digital Dutch goes Digital. Due to the corona crisis, the annual event was replaced by a broadcast from an empty convention hall in Utrecht, in which t...
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27
January
2020
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of KPN, announced today it has participated in the €1.9M investment round of SettleMint, a Blockchain Platform as a Service company.SettleMint, based in Leuven (Belgium), has built a low code and infra...
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2019
12
December
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Koninklijke KPN N.V. (KPN) has agreed to sell its consulting business KPN Consulting B.V. to Cegeka N.V. for an undisclosed consideration. The transaction is in line with KPN’s strategy to accelerate the simplification of the company and focus on a c...
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11
December
2019
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sensara, supplier of a smart alarm system for elderly care, has raised a new round of investments from existing investors Van Herk Ventures and KPN Ventures. The additional investment of 4.4 million euros in total will be used to accelerate its growt...
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20
November
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures has invested in the Dutch Security TechFund of TIIN Capital. Earlier this year, regional investment company InnovationQuarter and Municipality of The Hague participated as well in TIIN Capital’s 6th venture capital fund. The Ministry of ...
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29
July
2019
| 14:50 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of KPN, announced today it has participated in the $8M Series A financing round in Minut, a Swedish tech startup that makes the Point smart home alarm. The round was led by KPN Ventures, with participa...
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05
June
2019
| 11:53 Europe/Amsterdam
The innovative invention “GreenFlow for BlueLights” automatically switches traffic lights to green for emergency service vehicles. This was announced by Dynniq and its partner KPN on June 3, 2019 at the ITS European Congress in Eindhoven. In Helmond ...
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14
May
2019
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of KPN, announced today it has participated in the €14.4M investment round of Wirepas, a wireless connectivity platform for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Wirepas, based in Tampere (Finland), ai...
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12
April
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN transfers the activities of IPT Medical Services to telemedical center Ksyos. As part of KPN Health, IPT Medical Services has developed in recent years into a company that provides remote care services to around 750 family doctors. The diagnostic...
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02
April
2019
| 16:27 Europe/Amsterdam
From today, a KPN water taxi is sailing on the Rotterdam Maas. At the moment, there’s still a captain, but the long-term ambition is to let the boat sail autonomously using the KPN network....
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02
April
2019
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, KPN is making it even easier for its customers to watch television by introducing the KPN Smart TV app. Among the benefits are watching television without a TV receiver, but with the customary functionalities such as pause, Begin Gemist and re...
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2018
29
October
2018
| 08:53 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN’s innovative solution for faster internet in rural areas is now more widely available. By combining the fixed network with the mobile 4G network, KPN customers living in rural areas can get much greater internet speeds. The fixed/mobile broadband...
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04
October
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN has successfully tested the first 5G application for precision farming on a test farm in Valthermond in the Dutch province of Drenthe. During the test a drone camera that can take very accurate photos of a field was used in relation to potato cul...
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12
April
2018
| 13:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Together with customers and tech partners, telecom and IT service provider KPN will launch four different 5G field labs in the course of 2018 to explore the value of 5G applications. From testing smart antennas in urban areas to studying connectivity...
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29
March
2018
| 10:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Telecom and ICT service provider KPN and Delft University of Technology are entering into a strategic partnership to develop high-end new technology in the field of 5G, blockchain and artificial intelligence. Under the name of NExTWORKx the two parti...
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2017
15
August
2017
| 17:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN has acquired Cam IT Solutions (CAM), a leading provider of IT services to the healthcare and public sector in the Netherlands. The acquisition is in line with KPN’s ambition to grow in IT related services and its strategic focus on the healthcare...
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05
July
2017
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS) and KPN Data & Analytics are going to conduct joint research on the framework within which it is possible to use advanced, predictive models to improve services for customers in a safe and reliable way. ...
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30
May
2017
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Dutch industry leaders are putting forward recommendations and actions to bring about a lasting improvement in the cooperation between corporates and startups. The aim is to speed up the rate of innovation in the Netherlands. ...
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19
April
2017
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures has invested in nello, a developer of a smart intercom solution which enables keyless, remote access to residential buildings by upgrading existing intercom systems. The investment is in line with KPN Ventures’ strategy to invest connect...
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