Avanci has announced that mobile operator, NTT DOCOMO, has joined the Internet of Things platform, the company said.
NTT DOCOMO will license its entire global portfolio of 2G, 3G and 4G standard essential patents through Avanci´s one-stop solution. The Avanci licensing platform now includes 19 patent owners and continues to provide a more efficient way for manufacturers to obtain licenses to the wireless technology needed for their new products.
The Avanci platform simplifies the way companies share technology by licensing intellectual property from many different patent holders in a single transaction. Avanci´s licenses are offered to all competitors in an industry at the same fair, flat rates that will not increase over the term of the license no matter how many patent owners join the platform.
Avanci has a vision that sharing technology, on a broad scale for the Internet of Things industry, can be simpler. Founded in 2016, Avanci is headquartered in Dallas. For more information about Avanci, visit http://www.avanci.com.