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5G network – the key to the Industrial Internet of Things 5G NETWORK – THE KEY TO THE INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF THINGS

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May 13, 2020

The Industrial Internet of Things changes our view on the classic concept of production today. The largest manufacturing companies are eager to reach for technological solutions that streamline and increase the efficiency of production processes. With the development of subsequent technologies, inte...

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How 5G Will Unlock Unseen Opportunities in Industrial IoT HOW 5G WILL UNLOCK UNSEEN OPPORTUNITIES IN INDUSTRIAL IOT

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Apr 27, 2020

Manufacturing industry or the Industrial Internet of Things has been one of the driving verticals for development of 5G technologies. Wide 5G deployement for Industrial IoT has long been in the pipeline but we might expect it to be a reality very soon.The true success of 5G depends on the verticals ...

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How Will IoT Revolutionize Pharmaceutical Manufacturing? HOW WILL IOT REVOLUTIONIZE PHARMACEUTICAL MANUFACTURING?

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Apr 17, 2020

Pharma is big business, but what it’s not generally recognized is, in large part, a manufacturing business with complex supply chains, finicky chemical processes and products that have to meet stringent quality controls. Few of those outside the industry think about how drugs are made safely, ...

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Hitachi, Infineon promote IoT tech for viral detection HITACHI, INFINEON PROMOTE IOT TECH FOR VIRAL DETECTION

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Apr 16, 2020

Tech companies are stepping up Internet of Things technologies to protect against COVID-19 and future viruses by using LiDAR and infrared cameras to detect a person’s body temperature from a distance or even handwashing. Keeping the data secure in such detection is also going to be a challenge...

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Four ways to ensure IoT success FOUR WAYS TO ENSURE IOT SUCCESS

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Apr 15, 2020

Three out of four IoT projects are considered a failure, according to Cisco. This is troubling but even more so when Cisco also found 61 per cent of companies say they believe they’ve barely begun to scratch the surface of IoT can do for their business? Businesses believe in the long-term valu...

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Connected Fleet Management: Why a Unified Network is Key CONNECTED FLEET MANAGEMENT: WHY A UNIFIED NETWORK IS KEY

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Apr 15, 2020

As consumer demands evolve, fleet managers are turning to IoT to deliver products faster and more efficiently. The progress being made in edge computing represents the full potential of IoT: the power of data on the move. However, operating on the edge also reveals some of IoT’s greatest chall...

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OT/IoT Security Superheroes: Tackling the Remote Employee Challenge OT/IOT SECURITY SUPERHEROES: TACKLING THE REMOTE EMPLOYEE CHALLENGE

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Apr 14, 2020

Organizations around the world are coping with a variety of challenges related to the COVID-19 outbreak. Many companies are struggling to convert their processes from ‘in-office’ to ‘remotely accessible’. And, they’re scrambling to find new ways to “remote” ...

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IoT Adoption: Before and After COVID-19 IOT ADOPTION: BEFORE AND AFTER COVID-19

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Apr 14, 2020

The survey data I’m referring to comes from a study conducted by the Eclipse Foundation about the adoption of commercial Internet of Things (IoT) technology. The aim of the study was to get a better understanding of the IoT industry landscape by identifying the requirements, priorities, and ch...

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How Will the Emergence of 5G Affect Federated Learning? HOW WILL THE EMERGENCE OF 5G AFFECT FEDERATED LEARNING?

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Apr 10, 2020

As development teams race to build out AI tools, it is becoming increasingly common to train algorithms on edge devices. Federated learning, a subset of distributed machine learning, is a relatively new approach that allows companies to improve their AI tools without explicitly accessing raw user da...

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Emerging Technologies in the Pandemic Crisis: 10 Use Cases and Future Outlook EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES IN THE PANDEMIC CRISIS: 10 USE CASES AND FUTURE OUTLOOK

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Apr 09, 2020

As professionals in the emerging tech space, we are well aware of the many benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT), augmented and virtual reality (AR, VR), artificial intelligence (AI), and drones and robotics. Therefore, we cannot help but wonder: What if most of the emerging technologies were wid...

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Lock Down Personal Smart Devices to Improve Enterprise IoT Security LOCK DOWN PERSONAL SMART DEVICES TO IMPROVE ENTERPRISE IOT SECURITY

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Apr 09, 2020

The presence of internet of things (IoT) devices in employee’s homes is a neglected item in many enterprise threat models. Caution is certainly warranted here, but it’s entirely possible to improve your risk awareness and secure smart devices in a calm and measured way. Overlooking priva...

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WiFi for Enterprise IoT: Why You Shouldn’t Use It WIFI FOR ENTERPRISE IOT: WHY YOU SHOULDN’T USE IT

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Apr 09, 2020

So you’re building an IoT solution and you’re ready to select your connectivity approach. Should you use Bluetooth? WiFi? LoRa? Cellular? Satellite? As I’ve explored in a previous post, the connectivity approach you choose ultimately comes down to the specific needs of your use cas...

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Smart Building Initiatives are the Building Blocks of a Smart City SMART BUILDING INITIATIVES ARE THE BUILDING BLOCKS OF A SMART CITY

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Apr 08, 2020

To paraphrase a well-known saying, the journey to a complete smart city begins with a single building. No matter the size of the city, the extent of the technology or the most helpful use cases, a prospective smart city can integrate into — or branch off of — initiatives pushed forward b...

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Automotive Sales: Improving the Customer Experience Using IoT AUTOMOTIVE SALES: IMPROVING THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE USING IOT

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Apr 07, 2020

Customer touchpoints throughout the automotive sales cycle are prime candidates for IoT innovation. Across the board, the data derived from these IoT applications have the capability to provide insights and actionable outcomes which can significantly improve the customer experience. When a customer ...

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IoT: Quench the thirst for smart water management IOT: QUENCH THE THIRST FOR SMART WATER MANAGEMENT

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Apr 07, 2020

Water is one of our most precious resources. Yet every year, we lose more than 126 million cubic meters globally to leaks, poor metering and theft. Beyond that is the energy wasted moving water that never gets used. It adds up to staggering economic – and environmental – costs. It also p...

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Scalable Software with Devops for Industrial IoT SCALABLE SOFTWARE WITH DEVOPS FOR INDUSTRIAL IOT

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Apr 06, 2020

Scaling Industrial IoT (IIoT) solutions requires a DevOps organization that can manage increased software and hardware complexity in terms of capability, capacity and footprint. DevOps is derived from Development and Operations and is one of the buzz words for ICT companies. Often it is the amalgama...

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THE FUTURE OF BIOMETRICS IOT THE FUTURE OF BIOMETRICS IOT

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Apr 03, 2020

In 2018 when Apple unveiled its iconic iPhone X with a feature to unlock the phone with Face ID thereby eliminating the use of the home button, it met a lot of eye-rolls. Fast forward to now, people are in love with the biometrics enabled technologies. While iPhone X had a unimodal authentication sy...

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What is Google Pigweed? Google’s unveils new toys for IoT developers WHAT IS GOOGLE PIGWEED? GOOGLE’S UNVEILS NEW TOYS FOR IOT DEVELOPERS

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Apr 03, 2020

One might be forgiven for thinking that Google had enough operating systems. Other than Android, Google also owns Chrome OS and Google Fuchsia – the latter of which isn’t even finished yet! But then came murmurs of a project called Pigweed, following a Google trademark that surfaced in F...

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How to Leverage IoT in Manufacturing to Usher in Industry 4.0 HOW TO LEVERAGE IOT IN MANUFACTURING TO USHER IN INDUSTRY 4.0

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Apr 03, 2020

IoT for manufacturing is disrupting the business process through analytical and cognitive capabilities. Connectivity of systems is allowing quality, operations, warranty and maintenance personnel obtain greater value from the manufacturing processes and assets.The industrial internet will further di...

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IoT developers to focus more on smart healthcare post-COVID-19 IOT DEVELOPERS TO FOCUS MORE ON SMART HEALTHCARE POST-COVID-19

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Apr 02, 2020

Healthcare technologies will be a greater priority among IoT service providers once the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 die down, according to Forrester Research. Based on its latest figures, only 7% of the work that major IoT service providers deliver in APAC is on Smart Healthcare. The crisis h...

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Top ‘avenues’ for developers in smart cities TOP ‘AVENUES’ FOR DEVELOPERS IN SMART CITIES

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Apr 01, 2020

Perhaps no more than a decade ago, the notion of ‘smart cities’ probably implied thoughts of which metropolitan areas could be said to have the greatest density of schools, colleges and universities. You want a smart city? Okay, how about Oxford, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Washington DC, ...

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How Big Data and IoT Are Connected HOW BIG DATA AND IOT ARE CONNECTED

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Apr 01, 2020

Big data as a term and a field, has been around for some time. It relates to the ways in which we study, analyze and process data sets that are too large to be handled by traditional data-processing software. Data can be described as ‘big’ when it demonstrates the four ‘V’ qu...

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From outside-in to inside-out: My take on IoT FROM OUTSIDE-IN TO INSIDE-OUT: MY TAKE ON IOT

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Mar 31, 2020

At IDC I co-founded a practice that studied the three dimensions of IoT: industry technology platforms, industry verticals and industry geographies. As an industry analyst, I had a front-row ticket to the IoT market and continually witnessed incredible innovations. Like many other experts, I kept my...

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Hardware Threats to an IoT Ecosystem HARDWARE THREATS TO AN IOT ECOSYSTEM

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Mar 31, 2020

An IoT ecosystem, like any biome on Earth, is constantly subjected to changes and threats at various scales. Whether the system is an asset tracking solution in a hospital to help deliver more effective healthcare or cold chain management ensuring temperature control during transportation, the hardw...

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5 Ways the Internet of Things is Changing the Game for Education and Learning 5 WAYS THE INTERNET OF THINGS IS CHANGING THE GAME FOR EDUCATION AND LEARNING

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Mar 27, 2020

There’s been so much buzz about the Internet of Things (IoT) in the past couple of years. For today’s youngsters, the day will come when a computer is no longer seen as a separate object or device. With technology very much entwined in the basic fabric of everyday living, our children mi...

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Automotive Cyber Security: A Crash Course on Protecting Cars Against Hackers AUTOMOTIVE CYBER SECURITY: A CRASH COURSE ON PROTECTING CARS AGAINST HACKERS

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Mar 26, 2020

Modern cars have dozens of computers on board, and they’re not just for running GPS or playing music. Computers monitor and control nearly every system on your vehicle, including steering, brakes, and the engine itself. This is why automotive cyber security is essential.If a vehicle’s co...

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The role of BSS in the journey to 5G monetization THE ROLE OF BSS IN THE JOURNEY TO 5G MONETIZATION

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Mar 24, 2020

The rollout of commercial 5G services is well underway. This evolution is unlocking exciting new opportunities, but it also presents new challenges. To capture new 5G revenue streams, service providers must transform their existing business support systems (BSS), and develop clear roadmaps to guide ...

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How AI and IoT Provide Value in Construction HOW AI AND IOT PROVIDE VALUE IN CONSTRUCTION

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Mar 24, 2020

Internet of Things (IoT) sensors predominantly provide visibility to an operating stack – enabling access to real-time and accurate operational data. Laying analysis on top of that data produces dashboards and other visual representations but artificial intelligence (AI) extends this further b...

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The Internet Of Things is all over HVACR. Is the value there yet? THE INTERNET OF THINGS IS ALL OVER HVACR. IS THE VALUE THERE YET?

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Mar 23, 2020

AHR Expo used to be mostly a “mechanical engineering” event, and even in 2017, when I first got there, there were just a few companies who mentioned IoT or connectivity at their stands. Only the most prominent players in the HVACR industry presented their IoT solutions. In my conversatio...

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How to Leverage IoT to Protect Your Workers HOW TO LEVERAGE IOT TO PROTECT YOUR WORKERS

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Mar 20, 2020

Workers in construction, agriculture and manufacturing are reported to have the highest incident rates, according to the 2018 research of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Medical expenses for work-related injuries are scoring millions of dollars each year. In recent years, businesses have increasi...

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Run-Time Provisioning of Security Credentials for IoT Devices RUN-TIME PROVISIONING OF SECURITY CREDENTIALS FOR IOT DEVICES

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Mar 20, 2020

To prevent counterfeit devices from joining a network or to limit the opportunity for network attacks, it’s important to authenticate devices attempting to join Internet of Things (IoT) networks and subsequently connect only authorized devices. The standard mechanism to securely authenticate c...

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Finding and Fixing Blind Spots in Enterprise IoT Security FINDING AND FIXING BLIND SPOTS IN ENTERPRISE IOT SECURITY

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Mar 20, 2020

The Internet of Things has been a breakthrough, and adoption rates keep exploding. There are possibly over 20 billion IoT devices in the world, and by 2025, there may have been 75 billion. Even though there has been a rise in smart home devices, most IoT devices are found in businesses, industries, ...

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IoT as a Service: Lowering the Cost Barrier of IoT for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses IOT AS A SERVICE: LOWERING THE COST BARRIER OF IOT FOR SMALL AND MID-SIZED BUSINESSES

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Mar 18, 2020

There are already 20 billion IoT-connected devices, and 8 billion of those are devices used by enterprises, according to a report by Gartner. The impact of the Internet of Things market is potentially $11 trillion by 2025. The investment in IoT has come primarily from large businesses, but the techn...

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Implementing IoT in Healthcare ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF IMPLEMENTING IOT IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 17, 2020

Given such examples, the Internet of Things (IoT) is seen as a way of living a smarter and safer life and its application is highly encouraged in medical establishments. However, digital transformation in healthcare isn’t without threats. It’s important to weigh all the advantages and di...

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Nokia adds 5G to worldwide IoT network, lets carriers test new sensors NOKIA ADDS 5G TO WORLDWIDE IOT NETWORK, LETS CARRIERS TEST NEW SENSORS

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Mar 17, 2020

Nokia may be best known for cellular phones, but in recent years the Finnish company has focused on networking hardware — the radios and infrastructure that connect cellular devices to the internet. Today, Nokia announced that it’s augmenting its Worldwide Internet of Things Network Grid...

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The Importance of IoT Platforms Through the Eyes of an MVNO THE IMPORTANCE OF IOT PLATFORMS THROUGH THE EYES OF AN MVNO

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Mar 16, 2020

IoT has a massive scope and too many requirements that can leave even the best of telecom operators clueless. With exalted predictions in the near future (some estimate that IoT devices will cross the 40 billion mark by 2025), the pressure on IoT service providers is immense. There is a need to auto...

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The $6trn importance of security standards and regulation in the IoT era THE $6TRN IMPORTANCE OF SECURITY STANDARDS AND REGULATION IN THE IOT ERA

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Mar 16, 2020

We live in an era of digital transformation where more and more devices are connecting to bring new and innovative levels of service and efficiency. This transformation spans across all markets and the rate of progress is breath-taking, says David Maidment, director, secure device ecosystem at Arm.T...

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5 Ways to Secure Your IoT Devices—Before They Get Hacked 5 WAYS TO SECURE YOUR IOT DEVICES—BEFORE THEY GET HACKED

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Mar 13, 2020

Internet of Things (IoT) devices make our lives more efficient and our day-to-day more convenient. They allow us to monitor our homes from afar, control our lights, thermostats, and locks and beef up the security of our homes—among a host of other things. But because smart devices have become ...

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LIVING IN A SMARTER WORLD: WHY USE AI-ENABLED IOT IN HEALTHCARE LIVING IN A SMARTER WORLD: WHY USE AI-ENABLED IOT IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 12, 2020

Artificial Intelligence and Internet of things are hot topics now, as a consequence, integrating AI into IoT is becoming a common practice. The healthcare system is everybody’s business, so finding one's way around is equally important for all. Yet, keeping all the details in mind is no ea...

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Artificial Intelligence Applications: Is Your Business Implementing AI Smartly? ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE APPLICATIONS: IS YOUR BUSINESS IMPLEMENTING AI SMARTLY?

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Mar 12, 2020

The book Design, Launch, and Scale IoT Services classifies the components of IoT services into technical modules. One of the most important of these is Artificial Intelligence (AI). This article is intended to supplement the book by providing insight into AI and its applications for IoT. After many ...

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Why artificial intelligence will finally unlock IoT WHY ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WILL FINALLY UNLOCK IOT

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Mar 12, 2020

According to Gartner, there may be larger than 20 billion connected devices worldwide by the use of 2020. These days’s enterprises are already benefitting very a lot from a sturdy, connected personnel, nonetheless as Internet of Points (IoT) enabled devices switch forward, saturating {the mark...

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AI and IoT projects optimize industries inside and out AI AND IOT PROJECTS OPTIMIZE INDUSTRIES INSIDE AND OUT

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Mar 11, 2020

When people think of AI, it's easy to jump to the many possible uses seen in movies -- such as accessing secret areas with biometric data or robots completing human jobs -- but applying AI realistically requires architects and administrators to understand just how flexible AI is in a business se...

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A three-step approach to successful IoT adoption A THREE-STEP APPROACH TO SUCCESSFUL IOT ADOPTION

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Mar 11, 2020

Most would agree that the adoption rate of the Internet of Things (IoT) has fallen well short of predictions. Given the proven benefits that the IoT can deliver, such as preventative maintenance and real-time asset management, it’s confounding that every company isn’t well on its way to ...

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More Than Half of IoT Devices Vulnerable to Severe Attacks MORE THAN HALF OF IOT DEVICES VULNERABLE TO SEVERE ATTACKS

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Mar 11, 2020

More than half of all internet of things (IoT) devices are vulnerable to medium- or high-severity attacks, meaning that enterprises are sitting on a “ticking IoT time bomb,” according to Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 research team. In new research released Tuesday, researchers said that sev...

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How Retail Security Can Welcome IoT Innovations Without Putting Customers at Risk HOW RETAIL SECURITY CAN WELCOME IOT INNOVATIONS WITHOUT PUTTING CUSTOMERS AT RISK

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Mar 11, 2020

Retail businesses, from mom-and-pop shops to major department stores, are investing heavily in technology to enhance the in-store experience. With the imminent arrival of mainstream 5G, smarter systems are expected to dominate the retail space as the internet of things (IoT) expands. But as we know ...

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Breaking Down IoT Standards and Protocols BREAKING DOWN IOT STANDARDS AND PROTOCOLS

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Mar 10, 2020

The Internet of Things has given rise to a host of new standards and protocols. Still more protocols that originally existed for other purposes but are well suited to new IoT applications have been adopted by device manufacturers and application creators. Though in some senses IoT devices are the sa...

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Frailties of LoRaWAN IoT Devices FRAILTIES OF LORAWAN IOT DEVICES

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Mar 05, 2020

Low-power wide-area networks (LPWANs) are helping drive the Internet of things (IoT) explosion. They connect millions of low-power IoT and Industrial IoT (IIoT) devices into wireless networks over a range of distances, from short to really, really long, from indoor applications to those covering lar...

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An Introduction to IoT Sensors AN INTRODUCTION TO IOT SENSORS

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Mar 05, 2020

This post will cover various important sensors that are possibilities for an IoT deployment. Sensors are the backbone of any IoT deployment. They gather information and provide software with sensory information it needs to achieve its full potential. In addition, this post will go over consideration...

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IoT Security Flaws Are Putting Your Business at Risk IOT SECURITY FLAWS ARE PUTTING YOUR BUSINESS AT RISK

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Mar 05, 2020

As industries invest in the next generation of technology, the internet of things is at the top of the list. Once a novelty best known in residential settings, IoT technology has become mainstream in business and industry. Some even predict that having a Google Home or Amazon Echo in the conference ...

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Microsoft Introduces Seamless Integration of Azure IoT with Cisco IoT MICROSOFT INTRODUCES SEAMLESS INTEGRATION OF AZURE IOT WITH CISCO IOT

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Mar 05, 2020

An integrated Azure IoT solution provides the necessary software, hardware, and cloud services that businesses need to rapidly launch IoT initiatives and quickly realize business value. Using software-based intelligence pre-loaded onto Cisco IoT network devices, telemetry data pipelines from industr...

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Zigbee vs. Bluetooth: Choosing the Right Protocol for Your IoT Application ZIGBEE VS. BLUETOOTH: CHOOSING THE RIGHT PROTOCOL FOR YOUR IOT APPLICATION

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Mar 05, 2020

Both Zigbee® and Bluetooth® wireless protocols are widely used for local communications in Internet of Things (IoT) applications, and there are some trade-offs to review in choosing the right one for your application. Each protocol has unique strengths that guide which solution to implement ...

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Internet of Things (IoT): The Need for Vendors to Address Security INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT): THE NEED FOR VENDORS TO ADDRESS SECURITY

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Mar 03, 2020

By the end of this year there will be 5.8 billion Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints, according to Gartner. And depending on how IoT devices are counted the number is even higher. Statista, for example, estimates the device count for 2020 to be more than 30 billion. Security remains a big challenge ...

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The Rise of the AIoT THE RISE OF THE AIOT

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Mar 03, 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) has existed in the public consciousness for decades. The (mostly) sentient machines playing the villains in Hollywood movies have never been realistic depictions of the technology, but they have left an impression, nonetheless. AI has proved as exciting to the layman as ...

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How to Effectively Monitor Utility Usage With IoT for Maximum ROI HOW TO EFFECTIVELY MONITOR UTILITY USAGE WITH IOT FOR MAXIMUM ROI

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Mar 03, 2020

Operating a utility business can be particularly difficult, especially when you’re trying to maximize ROI. In the water utility space, per capita water usage has decreased while the water itself has become more expensive to collect. Across utilities sectors, aging infrastructure takes a large ...

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How IoT is Opening New Capabilities for Enterprises HOW IOT IS OPENING NEW CAPABILITIES FOR ENTERPRISES

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Mar 02, 2020

The advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) has been crucial for the digital transformation of many industries in this new age. Today, numerous businesses are in great need of top-notch software development services and robust software solutions that can use IoT technology to its fullest extent. Many...

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Which IoT Applications will Benefit Most from Edge Computing? WHICH IOT APPLICATIONS WILL BENEFIT MOST FROM EDGE COMPUTING?

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Mar 02, 2020

Edge computing refers to information being processed at the edge of the network, rather than being sent to a central cloud server. The benefits of edge computing include reduced latency, reduced costs, increased security and increased business efficiency. Transferring data from the edge of a network...

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Make Room For Public Clouds In Your Industrial IoT Strategy MAKE ROOM FOR PUBLIC CLOUDS IN YOUR INDUSTRIAL IOT STRATEGY

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Mar 01, 2020

Not too long ago, executives from manufacturing and related industries would not consider running their internet of things (IoT) initiatives from a cloud. Now? It’s hard to find one who doesn’t enthusiastically embrace some role for the public cloud. Makers of industrial IoT (IIoT) softw...

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Cloud vendors jostling for share of IoT analytics CLOUD VENDORS JOSTLING FOR SHARE OF IOT ANALYTICS

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Mar 01, 2020

ABI Research says cloud vendors are investing in the data and analytics services space as they attempt to get on board the IoT value chain. The researcher forecasts that cloud suppliers will grow their share of IoT data and analytics management revenues from US$6 billion in 2019 to US$56 billion in ...

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Practical AI – A Serious Issue for Industrial IoT PRACTICAL AI – A SERIOUS ISSUE FOR INDUSTRIAL IOT

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Feb 28, 2020

While the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is maturing rapidly, there’s often a strong link to Artificial intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) tools to manage data flows. This raises a host of challenges including connectivity, security, storage and modeling requirements. Designers ...

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Building a Cold Chain Management IoT Solution BUILDING A COLD CHAIN MANAGEMENT IOT SOLUTION

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Feb 27, 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) has existed in the public consciousness for decades. The (mostly) sentient machines playing the villains in Hollywood movies have never been realistic depictions of the technology, but they have left an impression, nonetheless. AI has proved as exciting to the layman as ...

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What Is CBRS and How Does It Help IoT? WHAT IS CBRS AND HOW DOES IT HELP IOT?

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Feb 26, 2020

The Internet of Things continues to grow fueled by applications that solve problems for enterprise customers. One of the biggest barriers to IoT solutions in enterprise settings is reliable and low-cost wireless connectivity. Where Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, LoRa, Zigbee and others have tried to solve the pr...

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Cloud suppliers CLOUD SUPPLIERS' SHARE OF IOT DATA AND ANALYTICS REVENUES TO TOP $56 BILLION BY 2026

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Feb 26, 2020

A new report from ABI Research predicts that cloud platform suppliers will see a more than $50 billion increase in their share of IoT data and analytics revenue by 2026.Companies providing cloud services have spent years building out their investments in the IoT space and continue to make headway in...

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IoT Security: Inherent Risks Require Robust Solutions IOT SECURITY: INHERENT RISKS REQUIRE ROBUST SOLUTIONS

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Feb 25, 2020

IoT technologies offer many remarkable benefits. They can make complicated tasks, such as tracking a fleet of thousands of vehicles, monitoring and adjusting manufacturing processes or automating a smart home or office simpler, easier and more cost-effective than ever before. By inviting IoT devices...

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The rise of enterprise in IoT THE RISE OF ENTERPRISE IN IOT

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Feb 25, 2020

GSMA Intelligence’s principal IoT analyst Sylwia Kechiche explores enterprises’ digital transformation journey. For better or worse, the IoT has captured the public attention. Yet, while news headlines focuses mostly on consumer devices being connected (speakers, cars, fridges, drones), ...

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The road to industrial IoT security THE ROAD TO INDUSTRIAL IOT SECURITY

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Feb 25, 2020

One of the main topics of this year’s RSA Conference is IT-OT cybersecurity convergence. But what are we talking about? Industrial IoT (IIoT) is all around us: in water, in gas, and electricity distribution networks, running power plants and critical infrastructure, in production lines and tra...

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New partnership reduces field testing of IoT modules NEW PARTNERSHIP REDUCES FIELD TESTING OF IOT MODULES

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Feb 24, 2020

IoT protocol stack features have been specified by 3GPP, an engineering organisation that brings national Standards Development Organisations (SDOs) from around the globe to develop technical specifications for the 3rd generation of mobile, cellular telecommunications, UMTS. IoT devices have to inte...

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For your industrial IoT deployment: A four-step guide to selecting a wireless technology FOR YOUR INDUSTRIAL IOT DEPLOYMENT: A FOUR-STEP GUIDE TO SELECTING A WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY

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Feb 24, 2020

Most everyone agrees that wireless technology is a key pillar of the Internet of Things. Exactly which wireless technology is a different story. Opinions may vary from enterprises, to service providers or vendors, but one size does not fit all. The best wireless technology is the one that addresses ...

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Dotdot Over Thread Deep Dive DOTDOT OVER THREAD DEEP DIVE

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Feb 20, 2020

In the quickly evolving world of the IoT, multiple standards have developed in a short span of time, each with the goal of allowing smart home devices to communicate with each other and with multiple online services. One solution to this issue is the use of the Dotdot, an application layer developed...

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Industry deep dives at IoT Exchange INDUSTRY DEEP DIVES AT IOT EXCHANGE

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Feb 19, 2020

Your industry is unique. Chances are, it even has its own language. That’s why you want information geared toward your unique sector. At IBM, we have deep industry expertise that we’ve curated into specialized teams focused to cognitive technology in vertical spaces. This year, we’...

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5G in IoT Starts to Crystallize in Industrial IoT Market 5G IN IOT STARTS TO CRYSTALLIZE IN INDUSTRIAL IOT MARKET

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Feb 19, 2020

Much of the attention on 5G technology centers on a future of smarter phones, drones and self-driving cars. But 5G’s role in next-generation industrial IoT applications bears watching as well. While 5G may be one among many evolutionary steps, it is important in the development of new industri...

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AI + IoT = Automating and Analyzing Data Collection AI + IOT = AUTOMATING AND ANALYZING DATA COLLECTION

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Feb 18, 2020

IoT is huge, but AI has the potential to supercharge the technology even more. Gartner predicts that this year 80 percent of all enterprise IoT projects will include AI. One area where many have been critical of IoT is a lack of good security. When coupled with AI, that could be improved, but some w...

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DEPLOYING MACHINE LEARNING TO HANDLE INFLUX OF IOT DATA DEPLOYING MACHINE LEARNING TO HANDLE INFLUX OF IOT DATA

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Feb 18, 2020

The Internet of Things is gradually penetrating every aspect of our lives. With the growth in numbers of internet-connected sensors built into cars, planes, trains, and buildings, we can say it is everywhere. Be it smart thermostats or smart coffee makers, IoT devices are marching ahead into mainstr...

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WISeKey Drives Innovations in IoT Security with 23 Strategic Patents in the US WISEKEY DRIVES INNOVATIONS IN IOT SECURITY WITH 23 STRATEGIC PATENTS IN THE US

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Feb 18, 2020

WISeKey International Holding Ltd., cybersecurity delivering Integrated Security Platforms, announced that it has registered a total of 23 new strategic patents in US which are essential to the digital transformation applications that are fueling the growth in the IoT market.With a rich portfolio of...

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Role of IoT in HVAC ROLE OF IOT IN HVAC

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Feb 17, 2020

Implementation of the “Internet of Things” in the modern world is gaining pace at breakneck speed. Society is moving away from standalone devices and entering the realm of inter-connectivity. With uses in different facets of life, such as personal gadgets, retail, electricity distributio...

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Feb 17, 2020

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HERE’S WHY SMART IOT IS FUTURE HERE’S WHY SMART IOT IS FUTURE

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Feb 15, 2020

The term ‘connectivity’ is no more confined to laptops and smartphones, as we’re witnessing a transition towards smart cities, smart homes, smart retail, connected cars along with connected healthcare to name a few. In this arena where advanced technologies have been blooming at a ...

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Smart Submeters And Their Key Benefits SMART SUBMETERS AND THEIR KEY BENEFITS

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Feb 14, 2020

Energy management and efficiency utilization are the challenges for building owners, facility managers, and tenants. With the traditional metering solutions, building owners can’t measure accurate consumptions, usage patterns, and downtimes. It is simple: You can’t manage if you can&rsqu...

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AR Indoor Navigation Technology Connects Retailers With Shoppers AR INDOOR NAVIGATION TECHNOLOGY CONNECTS RETAILERS WITH SHOPPERS

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Feb 14, 2020

Technology drives innovation, and for most retail companies, the “Transform or Die” motto still rings true. Retailers are always experimenting with the latest tech innovations to reshape the customer experience to alter their expectations both in physical stores and online. But simply fo...

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Why You Need Contextual IoT Device Management WHY YOU NEED CONTEXTUAL IOT DEVICE MANAGEMENT

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Feb 13, 2020

In my previous post, I gave an explanation of basic IoT device management and why it’s insufficient for certain kinds of massive-scale IoT deployments. In addition to basic IoT device management, contextual IoT device management is necessary to ensure success when dealing with IoT solutions in...

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Feb 13, 2020

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The IoT Smarthome Battlefield: A Jointly Endorsed IoT Standard for the Home Area Network THE IOT SMARTHOME BATTLEFIELD: A JOINTLY ENDORSED IOT STANDARD FOR THE HOME AREA NETWORK

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Feb 12, 2020

Google announced that together with Amazon and Apple (the big 3 smart home players) they will work on the adoption of a joint wireless IoT standard for the smart home. This new connectivity standard is designed to make it easier for smart home products to work with each other.In the statement, Googl...

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Arm Unveils AI, ML Chips for IoT and Edge ARM UNVEILS AI, ML CHIPS FOR IOT AND EDGE

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Feb 11, 2020

Arm wants to help IoT and other embedded devices to think for themselves. Today the company unveiled two chips designed to eliminate the reliance on cloud-based artificial intelligence (AI) by delivering machine learning (ML) capabilities right on the device.“Enabling AI everywhere requires de...

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Smart Home Technologies: Zigbee, Z-Wave, Thread, and Dotdot SMART HOME TECHNOLOGIES: ZIGBEE, Z-WAVE, THREAD, AND DOTDOT

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Feb 11, 2020

If you own smart home products like SmartThings or Nest, you may be familiar with some of the technologies behind them. Network protocols like Zigbee and Z-Wave dominate the industry, while Thread, a younger network standard, is gaining headway as a strong contender in the battle for market share. A...

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12 Industrial IoT Companies You Should Know 12 INDUSTRIAL IOT COMPANIES YOU SHOULD KNOW

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Feb 10, 2020

As the industrial IoT market continues to expand at rapid rates, companies across the world are reaping the benefits. Utilizing this growing network of tools and systems, businesses have been able to prevent costly downtime, decrease product development costs, enhance customer engagement and satisfa...

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Who should lead the push for IoT security? WHO SHOULD LEAD THE PUSH FOR IOT SECURITY?

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Feb 10, 2020

The ease with which internet of things devices can be compromised, coupled with the potentially extreme consequences of breaches, have prompted action from legislatures and regulators, but what group is best to decide? Both the makers of IoT devices and governments are aware of the security issues, ...

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Future ‘smart walls’ key to IoT FUTURE ‘SMART WALLS’ KEY TO IOT

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Feb 10, 2020

IoT equipment designers shooting for efficiency should explore the potential for using buildings as antennas, researchers say. Environmental surfaces such as walls can be used to intercept and beam signals, which can increase reliability and data throughput for devices, according to MIT's Comput...

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Making IoT Scalable, Simpler and SAFEr MAKING IOT SCALABLE, SIMPLER AND SAFER

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Feb 07, 2020

The growth of connected devices is unlocking new services across M2M and consumer IoT use-cases. ABI Research predicts annual revenues from IoT services will hit $460 billion by 2026. IoT services are enabled by devices collecting, processing and sending data, quite often sensitive or personal, to t...

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Transforming Manufacturing with Edge and IoT Solutions TRANSFORMING MANUFACTURING WITH EDGE AND IOT SOLUTIONS

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Feb 06, 2020

To compete effectively, manufacturers need real-time insights into their operations from data that is generated across the production environment. This is one of the keys to reducing downtime, improving product quality, increasing factory output and meeting other business-driven goals. To achieve th...

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3 steps to IoT monetization 3 STEPS TO IOT MONETIZATION

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Feb 06, 2020

Service providers are in a difficult spot – industry digitalization is coming at full force and brings with it new opportunities to expand into new areas beyond connectivity only. The sooner operators define their roles in the 5G IoT landscape, the better chance they will have to maximize mark...

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Could Agile IoT Development Gain Favor? COULD AGILE IOT DEVELOPMENT GAIN FAVOR?

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Feb 06, 2020

Agile methodologies are increasingly disrupting traditional software development in the enterprise IT and cloud environments. These methodologies can speed up testing and updating of Internet of Things (IoT) systems. But they also challenge the traditionally linear process of creating hardware devic...

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A refreshing IoT solution for remote water monitoring A REFRESHING IOT SOLUTION FOR REMOTE WATER MONITORING

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Feb 05, 2020

Water authorities around the world work to ensure that clean, safe water flows from the sources to customers’ homes. Just as flowing water is key to that mission, so, too, is flowing data. And for a growing number of water authorities – including the Ontario Clean Water Agency in Canada ...

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Autonomous Vehicle Technology Companies to Watch out For AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES TO WATCH OUT FOR

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Feb 04, 2020

The look and feel of city life are fast changing. The increasing investment for cleaner energy is driving it from one side, and advancements in mobile technologies like Artificial Intelligence(AI), Machine Learning, Blockchain, etc. are driving it from another end. The new smart city is remarkable a...

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5G paves the way for a cloud of connected vehicles 5G PAVES THE WAY FOR A CLOUD OF CONNECTED VEHICLES

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Feb 04, 2020

Once we have the new generation of connectivity in place and all cars come equipped with V2X technologies, something that should happen by 2025, things such as traffic lights and posted speed limits could become obsolete. The 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) group has already released the f...

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Bridging the IoT Innovation-Security Gap BRIDGING THE IOT INNOVATION-SECURITY GAP

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Feb 04, 2020

There is a problem with the Internet of Things: It's incredibly insecure. This is not a problem that is inherent to the idea of smart devices. Wearables, smart houses, and fitness tracking apps can be made secure -- or at least more secure than they currently are. The problem, instead, is one th...

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Video’s Pivotal Role in the Internet of Things VIDEO’S PIVOTAL ROLE IN THE INTERNET OF THINGS

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Feb 03, 2020

According to a recent report published by Gartner, there will be 5.8 billion enterprise and automotive Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints in use by 2020, which represents a 21 percent increase over 2019. Of these endpoints, the research firm forecasts that more than 20 percent will consist of physic...

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AI and IoT are Ready For Your Warehouse AI AND IOT ARE READY FOR YOUR WAREHOUSE

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Feb 03, 2020

Talk about artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) in the warehouse, and the room can get quiet very quickly. Are we at that point already? Are these next-generation technologies for real in the warehouse or just a talking point from some “visionary?”Quite simply, y...

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Feb 03, 2020

From drone-delivery of a pizza to turning your heating on from your phone, smart, connected devices have pervaded in recent years. Yet far from consumers, perhaps one of the most lucrative applications for IoT is in the manufacturing industry. In fact, the IoT initiated the latest industrial revolut...

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The State of IoT in the Oil and Gas Industry THE STATE OF IOT IN THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

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Jan 31, 2020

From health care to utilities, countless industries now use the Internet of Things to achieve greater efficiencies and cost savings. IoT in oil and gas is no exception. While exploration and production prediction are certainly on oil and gas companies’ radar, their current focus is on optimiza...

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IoT Technology Is Transforming the Agricultural Sector as We Know It IOT TECHNOLOGY IS TRANSFORMING THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR AS WE KNOW IT

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Jan 31, 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) has generated a lot of attention over the years, and for good reason. In today’s digitized age, IoT technology is helping many industries improve their operations. Even agriculture is starting to embrace IoT connectivity. Global food demand is growing, and traditio...

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An Animated Guide to Self-Driving Cars AN ANIMATED GUIDE TO SELF-DRIVING CARS

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Jan 30, 2020

Self-driving cars are found on the road more often than the normal person may think. Most imagine cars found in movies like KITT and Herbie. However, “self-driving” comes down to much more simple technology and doesn’t need to involve things like artificial intelligence to operate....

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New IoT security regulations: what you need to know NEW IOT SECURITY REGULATIONS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jan 30, 2020

Over the past few years, the Internet of Things (IoT) market has been experiencing explosive growth. According to Gartner, there will be 25 billion connected devices by 2021. Statista research suggests the total installed base of smart devices, such as smart TVs, smart locks, IP cameras, home assist...

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IoT in Banking: Examples of IoT solutions in finance IOT IN BANKING: EXAMPLES OF IOT SOLUTIONS IN FINANCE

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Jan 30, 2020

Banking is becoming more convenient thanks to the Internet, and the future of the banking industry is growing increasingly digital. Whether discussing the future of retail banking or the future of mobile banking, technology is playing a larger role in our everyday transactions. The Internet of Thing...

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Cultivating a Healthier IoT Technology Ecosystem CULTIVATING A HEALTHIER IOT TECHNOLOGY ECOSYSTEM

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Jan 29, 2020

Although the global number of Internet of Things, or IoT, implementations is soaring, there’s more to a flourishing network than merely hooking things up. Your choice of IoT technology is just as important as what you do with it, but selecting the right components and software may be tricky. F...

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With 5G And IoT, It’s A New Day With New Risks WITH 5G AND IOT, IT’S A NEW DAY WITH NEW RISKS

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Jan 28, 2020

Connectivity as a concept has become an essential part of life, as opposed to just a luxury. The Internet of Things (IoT) has already become commonplace in our lives, thanks to all the connected devices and smart technologies we own, interacting with one another to create a fully connected network. ...

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Cisco announces comprehensive IIoT security architecture, Cyber Vision for visibility and Edge Intelligence CISCO ANNOUNCES COMPREHENSIVE IIOT SECURITY ARCHITECTURE, CYBER VISION FOR VISIBILITY AND EDGE INTELLIGENCE

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Jan 28, 2020

IoT discussions have moved from counting the number of connected devices to use cases and value creation for each industry. Organizations in transportation, public sector, energy and manufacturing industries are looking to translate IoT edge data into meaningful information and derive business value...

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Sensor-As-A-Service: The Ideal Blockchain Solution? SENSOR-AS-A-SERVICE: THE IDEAL BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTION?

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Jan 27, 2020

It’s tough being a technology pioneer, especially in IoT, where innovation comes at you fast, and investors want results even faster. One popular solution among startups to mitigate the constant churn of current thinking is to partner or work closely with an IoT specialist firm. A recent IoT B...

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Top IoT Trends to Watch in 2020 TOP IOT TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2020

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Jan 26, 2020

As the Internet of Things (IoT) permeates homes, cities and office buildings as well as industries like retail and health care, It’s clear that connected devices are changing how people interact with virtually everything around them. Technologies such as 5G – the next generation of cellu...

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The Top Five Reasons IoT Devices Will Malfunction in 2020 THE TOP FIVE REASONS IOT DEVICES WILL MALFUNCTION IN 2020

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Jan 24, 2020

According to Juniper Research, the number of IoT (Internet of Things) connected devices will number 38.5 billion in 2020, up from 13.4 billion in 2015: a rise of over 285 percent. Consumer IoT, especially as it relates to the smart home, has received significant attention, especially because of the ...

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Developing New Technologies to Prevent Lags in IoT Systems DEVELOPING NEW TECHNOLOGIES TO PREVENT LAGS IN IOT SYSTEMS

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Jan 24, 2020

The wonders of internet of things are well-known across multiple sectors and industries. The resilience and seamless control of IoT sensors over industrial operational is a matter of distinction. Meanwhile, from residential complexes to healthcare centers, several establishments have embraced IoT te...

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Expert Predictions: LPWAN and IoT In 2020 EXPERT PREDICTIONS: LPWAN AND IOT IN 2020

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Jan 23, 2020

With the continued maturation of low power wide area networks (LPWANs) and the Internet of Things (IoT), here are my predictions for the coming year. A connectivity business model (that is, paying X dollars per month for each device connected to a network) is the most familiar business model in the ...

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Smart in the city: harnessing 5G and IoT to solve urban challenges SMART IN THE CITY: HARNESSING 5G AND IOT TO SOLVE URBAN CHALLENGES

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Jan 23, 2020

If you want to understand the future, one way is to build it yourself: that’s what Toyota is doing, by developing a smart city in Japan. At the CES conference this month, Toyota unveiled its planned “living lab” where it can test its self-driving vehicle technology, surrounded by i...

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Finding Alternate Energy Sources for IoT Devices FINDING ALTERNATE ENERGY SOURCES FOR IOT DEVICES

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Jan 22, 2020

All Internet of Things devices require power to track the assets in which they are installed. But a major challenge in deploying wireless sensor networks is the limited length of time during which the sensors can do their jobs. Using batteries in sensors brings major drawbacks. First, there’s ...

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ABI Research: 5 challenges holding back IoT in the O&G industry ABI RESEARCH: 5 CHALLENGES HOLDING BACK IOT IN THE O&G INDUSTRY

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Jan 21, 2020

The oil and gas (O&G) industry is one of the first verticals to embrace Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in digital transformation.With aging equipment and legacy infrastructure that were constructed decades ago with non-regular updates, potential breakdowns and major spills have become a r...

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How Amazon Is Using IoT to Care for Its Employees HOW AMAZON IS USING IOT TO CARE FOR ITS EMPLOYEES

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Jan 21, 2020

Of course, we already know about wearable devices people can use to track their heart rates, activity levels, fitness goals and more. In fact, some companies even incentivize employees to use those gadgets to get extra perks for being a worker who’s especially committed to their well-being. Ho...

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An Open Source Effort to Encrypt the Internet of Things AN OPEN SOURCE EFFORT TO ENCRYPT THE INTERNET OF THINGS

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Jan 20, 2020

End-to-end encryption is a staple of secure messaging apps like WhatsApp and Signal. It ensures that no one—not even the app developer—can access your data as it traverses the web. But what if you could bring some version of that protection to increasingly ubiquitous and notoriously inse...

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I Scored 3rd at the Azure AI Hackathon With an IoT Smart Water Meter I SCORED 3RD AT THE AZURE AI HACKATHON WITH AN IOT SMART WATER METER

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Jan 20, 2020

I recently had the pleasure of participating in the Microsoft Azure AI Hackathon, where close to 1,000 participants hacked together projects using Azure’s Cognitive Services. In this blog post, I’ll cover how I used the Azure Anomaly Detector API and an IoT Starter Kit – featuring ...

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Will IoT-as-a-Service Models Gain Critical Mass in 2020? WILL IOT-AS-A-SERVICE MODELS GAIN CRITICAL MASS IN 2020?

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Jan 17, 2020

IoT as a service may be a trend in 2020 that you can’t ignore. Before we dive into door sensors or Roombas-as-a-Service, let’s pause and look at the as-a-service market in general. The as-a-service market isn’t new. And, for many who use as-a-service models, there are ample cost an...

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What is IoT and Should Your Company Be on Board? WHAT IS IOT AND SHOULD YOUR COMPANY BE ON BOARD?

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Jan 17, 2020

From the practical business perspective, IoT - or the Internet of Things - is a set of modern technology that enables companies to connect and manage their devices remotely via the Internet. This technology also empowers consumers with new convenient features for a broad array of products, such as r...

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How IoT will alter the way of Business Process Management HOW IOT WILL ALTER THE WAY OF BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGEMENT

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Jan 16, 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) has become the centre of discussion for many businesses. Today, every business needs more control on data. Nevertheless, they want to synchronize more devices so that business processes can be managed from various remote places. To provide these things, the internet of t...

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CES2020: The Rise of AI and Personalized Wellness CES2020: THE RISE OF AI AND PERSONALIZED WELLNESS

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Jan 16, 2020

CES, the largest tech event of the year, is no stranger to the extremely cool, strange, repetitive or revolutionary when it comes to technology. Although the show boasts thousands of different types of technologies and products, certain themes and trends are pervasive throughout the week. After putt...

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Common Networking Issues with IoT Devices and How to Avoid Them COMMON NETWORKING ISSUES WITH IOT DEVICES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

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Jan 15, 2020

People are finding new ways every day to enable IoT capabilities to once-manually operated devices, including door locks, solar panels, thermostats, refrigerators, dishwashers, soda machines, watches, fitness trackers, security cameras and more. There could be 50 IoT devices in your school or office...

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IoT: Foundation Of The Intelligent Enterprise IOT: FOUNDATION OF THE INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISE

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Jan 15, 2020

The internet has long since taken its rightful place in our lives, our households and our global economy. All of our things have become part of the internet, communicating with it and each other. Comprehensive Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for production and manufacturing are already available ...

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How 5G and the Internet of Things can create a winning business HOW 5G AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS CAN CREATE A WINNING BUSINESS

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Jan 14, 2020

If you are a tennis player who also loves design, like me, you’ve probably already heard about the internet-connected tennis racket that uses sensors within the racket to determine your swing and why you keep hitting the ball off the court. Maybe you’ve heard about the Commuter x Jacquar...

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Why Connected Cars Are Better WHY CONNECTED CARS ARE BETTER

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Jan 13, 2020

The automotive industry is converging with the information and communication technology (ICT) industry at a rapidly increasing rate. Technology is reshaping the global automotive sector. In the future, cars will become computers on wheels as tech players move into the automotive sector to leverage t...

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CES 2020: Smart Tech Everywhere CES 2020: SMART TECH EVERYWHERE

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Jan 13, 2020

CES 2020 kicked off the new decade with a bang! Foldable screens, autonomous vehicles, smart home tech and robots ruled the roost this year. IoT For All logged over 20 miles in less than 3 days and was amazed at how connected technology is penetrating every niche of the consumer and enterprise marke...

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How Connected Devices Enable Manufacturing and Shipping HOW CONNECTED DEVICES ENABLE MANUFACTURING AND SHIPPING

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Jan 13, 2020

Often, connected devices are thought of in the smart home space. And indeed, smart home technology is an excellent example of the Internet of Things in action. However, connected devices are incredibly common in several industrial realms, from professional sports to shipping and manufacturing. Learn...

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The Internet of Things Is Changing the World THE INTERNET OF THINGS IS CHANGING THE WORLD

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Jan 10, 2020

The Internet of Things has been a long time coming. Ubiquitous or pervasive computing, which is computing happening anytime and anywhere, dates to the 1990s, when devices and wireless networks were nowhere near where they are today. The transformation brought by connected devices is about to go into...

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The Internet of teeth: How the internet of things is assisting dentists THE INTERNET OF TEETH: HOW THE INTERNET OF THINGS IS ASSISTING DENTISTS

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Jan 10, 2020

The use of IoT for dental care is paving the way for smart dental care by enhancing the preventive care procedures and putting a big smile on the face of dentists and patients alike. faced by people globally. However, most of the people are hesitant to visit a dentist or just don’t give their ...

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Six Steps You Need to Take to Prepare for the 5G IoT Future SIX STEPS YOU NEED TO TAKE TO PREPARE FOR THE 5G IOT FUTURE

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Jan 10, 2020

Gartner predicts that by 2023, there will be 49 million 5G IoT endpoint units installed, yet today, most companies are just beginning to grapple with what this means for their data systems. As the promise of 5G continues to drive massive growth for IoT, enterprises must put systems in place to suppo...

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Selecting the Right Low-Power Wide-Area Network (LPWAN) Technology SELECTING THE RIGHT LOW-POWER WIDE-AREA NETWORK (LPWAN) TECHNOLOGY

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Jan 09, 2020

The world of the Internet of Things (IoT), and its uses across industries, is expanding drastically. It’s transforming the way human and devices interact with each other, creating market opportunities and enabling change across industries. Continuous enhancements in various technologies make i...

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CES 2020: Are you ready for the Intelligence of Things? CES 2020: ARE YOU READY FOR THE INTELLIGENCE OF THINGS?

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Jan 08, 2020

In his CES 2020 preview, Steve Koenig, vice president for the Consumer Technology Association, said there’s a new IoT in town. No, not the Internet of Things – rather, the “Intelligence of Things”.“We’ve ticked the device-connectivity boxes,” he explained, a...

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AIoT Helps Companies Garner the Real Value of IoT Data AIOT HELPS COMPANIES GARNER THE REAL VALUE OF IOT DATA

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Jan 08, 2020

Currently, there are seven billion IoT devices worldwide. IDC has predicted that the global spend on IoT will hit $1.1 trillion in 2023, up from $726 billion in 2019. According to experts, there will be around 40 billion IoT devices by 2025, which will raise concerns a significant influx of data owi...

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Smart Cities: A New Look at the Autonomous-Vehicle Infrastructure SMART CITIES: A NEW LOOK AT THE AUTONOMOUS-VEHICLE INFRASTRUCTURE

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Jan 07, 2020

As digital transformation has taken over the world, we interact with more and more intelligent gadgets. Today, our smartphones are always with us; at the end of the day, we get in our smart vehicle and drive to our smart home. And all this to simplify our daily activities and make life more convenie...

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IoT security: What we can learn from recent threats IOT SECURITY: WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM RECENT THREATS

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Jan 07, 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) promises more flexibility and functionality for enterprises than ever before. More connected devices hold the promise of helping enterprises streamline supply chain operations, increase efficiencies and reduce costs within existing processes, enhance product and service ...

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Get 2020 off to a smart start with new insights from IoT experts GET 2020 OFF TO A SMART START WITH NEW INSIGHTS FROM IOT EXPERTS

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Jan 07, 2020

Thousands of engineering professionals gained valuable insights and instruction at Engineering Academy Comes to You events in 2019. Were you among them? If so, you know the value of these local gatherings to propel your organization to digital advantage. If you missed out last year, make this the ye...

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How the Integration of IoT and 5G Is Set to Shape the Construction Industry HOW THE INTEGRATION OF IOT AND 5G IS SET TO SHAPE THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Jan 06, 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the way the construction industry does business, allowing companies to become faster, smarter, safer, and more efficient. The industry has entered a new phase of digitalization through IoT and other enabling technologies. IoT devices are no longer just pr...

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Top 3 Industrial IoT Implementations in Manufacturing TOP 3 INDUSTRIAL IOT IMPLEMENTATIONS IN MANUFACTURING

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Jan 06, 2020

What if you could use advanced analytics to envisage events before they happened, use real-time actionable insights to increase production and help your operatives know the right decision to take at any given time? Industrial IoT is driving such capabilities enabling unparalleled operational efficie...

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The Role of IoT Identity Management in 2020 THE ROLE OF IOT IDENTITY MANAGEMENT IN 2020

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Jan 03, 2020

In the past few years, the tech market has been unveiling the latest big thing: the Internet of Things (IoT). As a concept, IoT provides a way to wirelessly connect devices to a network and transfer data without human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction. The ability to control devices remotely...

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The Downside to Do-It-Yourself IoT THE DOWNSIDE TO DO-IT-YOURSELF IOT

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Jan 02, 2020

Today, industrial companies are deriving real-world value from Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platforms, yet some still opt for resource-intensive, self-made do-it-yourself Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives. While well-intentioned, these initiatives can have long-standing detrimental impact...

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How IoT-Based Devices Are Helping Cities Grow Smarter HOW IOT-BASED DEVICES ARE HELPING CITIES GROW SMARTER

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Jan 01, 2020

Every second, millions of new devices are connecting to the internet. The increase in the availability of the smartphone is contributing in no small measure to the development of smart cities. Today, your smartphone can communicate, interact, and link with a vast range of smart devices and sensors t...

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10 Biggest security challenges for IoT 10 BIGGEST SECURITY CHALLENGES FOR IOT

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Jan 01, 2020

The IoT market size in Europe is estimated to reach €242,222 million by the end of 2020. This rise in popularity of IoT-connected devices leading to rise in IoT app development does come with its fair share of concerns and security challenges. As manufacturers continue to compete on who would g...

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Use of IoT in the Education Sector and Why It’s a Good Idea USE OF IOT IN THE EDUCATION SECTOR AND WHY IT’S A GOOD IDEA

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Dec 31, 2019

The current technological advancements are poised to revolutionize the world that we live in. Machines and everyday objects can now communicate with each other. IoT systems are the driving force behind all this incredible change. IoT has the potential to incorporate data-driven decision making into ...

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Internet of things in healthcare: applications, benefits, and challenges INTERNET OF THINGS IN HEALTHCARE: APPLICATIONS, BENEFITS, AND CHALLENGES

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Dec 30, 2019

The healthcare industry is in a state of great despair. Healthcare services are costlier than ever, global population is aging and the number of chronic diseases are on a rise. What we are approaching is a world where basic healthcare would become out of reach to most people, a large section of soci...

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How Smart Cities Use IoT-Based Parking Solutions HOW SMART CITIES USE IOT-BASED PARKING SOLUTIONS

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Dec 27, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is playing an ever-increasing role in our daily lives. Through the wealth of apps available to us on smartphones and other devices, AI shows us the fastest route while driving, helps us find the lowest gas prices on the same trip, and can even point out attractions we mi...

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5G to drive edge computing, IoT in India in 2020 5G TO DRIVE EDGE COMPUTING, IOT IN INDIA IN 2020

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Dec 26, 2019

As increased speed and bandwidth reduce the gap between wifi and cellular devices -- edge computing will come into a realm of its own. With more and more Indian enterprises striving to go digital, the increased speed and bandwidth of 5G networks will drive a new round of transformation across India ...

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Swarm Bot Series Part Two: Real Use Cases for Swarm Robotics Applications SWARM BOT SERIES PART TWO: REAL USE CASES FOR SWARM ROBOTICS APPLICATIONS

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Dec 26, 2019

Swarm intelligence goes far beyond what current IoT applications are offering the world in the way of futuristic improvements and gee-whiz prototypes seen in many of today’s more progressive cities and homes. As you’re about to see, they’re perfect for certain types of business and...

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How the IoT data flood can be managed by AI HOW THE IOT DATA FLOOD CAN BE MANAGED BY AI

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Dec 25, 2019

We are seeing the Internet of Things (IoT) deployed across a wide range of domains, be it retail, healthcare, transportation, construction— as well as in future use cases such as autonomous vehicles. The sensor-based technology is unearthing new and valuable data, helping to provide real-time ...

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It’s a match: IoT and 5G can take manufacturing to new highs IT’S A MATCH: IOT AND 5G CAN TAKE MANUFACTURING TO NEW HIGHS

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Dec 25, 2019

TODAY, disruptive technologies surround the manufacturing industry. To avoid losing ground to competitors, each manufacturer needs to transform digitally. Agility is required, and leaders must develop and implement strategies to adopt technology quickly. One technology that can take manufacturers fa...

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How Can a Digital Twin Create a Seamless Workplace for Employees? HOW CAN A DIGITAL TWIN CREATE A SEAMLESS WORKPLACE FOR EMPLOYEES?

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Dec 23, 2019

Not simply a digital mock-up of the physical environment, a digital twin is the contextual model of an entire organization and its operation. It’s the data from your subsystems and the real-time interaction between your people, process and connected things. Digital twins solve the challenges o...

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Welcoming 2020: How IoT will transform everything enterprises know today WELCOMING 2020: HOW IOT WILL TRANSFORM EVERYTHING ENTERPRISES KNOW TODAY

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Dec 22, 2019

The fourth industrial revolution bought more than a few drastic changes with itself. We now live in a world that is driven by technological advancements. No matter where we look, we find the technology present and penetrating in every sector.Most of the tasks are automated or digitised and we turn t...

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Smart Heavy Metal: Retrofitting IoT in Brownfield Industrial Sites SMART HEAVY METAL: RETROFITTING IOT IN BROWNFIELD INDUSTRIAL SITES

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Dec 20, 2019

Industrial enterprises know they can see significant benefits from the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). But they also often have significant investment in existing assets, such as manufacturing machinery. While some may dream of ripping out all of their old equipment and replacing it with compl...

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IoT opens a galaxy of B2B opportunities IOT OPENS A GALAXY OF B2B OPPORTUNITIES

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Dec 20, 2019

Besides allowing enterprises to maximize their operational efficiency, the Internet of Things also opens up a whole new world of interfaces across which enterprises can connect with their customers. The shift embodied by the IoT isn’t merely an opening up of new channels of marketing. Rather, ...

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How can embedded SIM technology help you boost IoT connectivity? HOW CAN EMBEDDED SIM TECHNOLOGY HELP YOU BOOST IOT CONNECTIVITY?

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Dec 18, 2019

Based on Ericsson’s latest Mobility Report, the number of Internet of Things (IoT) connections will reach nearly 25 billion by 2025. As the number of connected devices increases, industries and enterprises place more and more demands on cellular technology for connectivity. A potential catalys...

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4 Worst IoT Security Hacks Of All Time 4 WORST IOT SECURITY HACKS OF ALL TIME

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Dec 17, 2019

Currently, there are millions of connected devices worldwide and statistics show that by 2025, there will be more than 75 billion IoT devices. Forbes predicts that the number to be more than 80 billion. In this article, we are going to take a look at the 4 worst IoT security hacks and vulnerabilitie...

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Internet of things 101: Getting to grips with an education in IoT INTERNET OF THINGS 101: GETTING TO GRIPS WITH AN EDUCATION IN IOT

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Dec 17, 2019

Today, the internet we know is an internet of people. The internet of things (or IoT) expands the internet to include billions of devices, or things, intercommunicating together to improve our lives and the way we work. Working in the internet of things involves developing devices, sensors, network ...

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Internet of Things (IoT) In The Supply Chain: 3 Challenges INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN: 3 CHALLENGES

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Dec 17, 2019

If you want proof of IoT's growing adoption, you probably don't need to look any further than your own wrist. Fitness bands, smart watches and similar wearables have exploded in popularity. These devices monitor the user's every single move while providing accurate, real-time health data...

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IIoT security tips and trends for 2020 IIOT SECURITY TIPS AND TRENDS FOR 2020

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Dec 17, 2019

It’s an exciting time to be in the industrial IoT security space. Having recently joined Cisco’s IoT security business unit as product manager for Cyber Vision, I’ve enjoyed seeing how the industry has evolved in just the past couple years. Current trends point clearly to opportuni...

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Siemens ranks as a leading IoT platform provider for smart buildings SIEMENS RANKS AS A LEADING IOT PLATFORM PROVIDER FOR SMART BUILDINGS

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Dec 16, 2019

Independent industry research company Verdantix has recently ranked Siemens Smart Infrastructure as a leading provider of the Internet of Things (IoT) platforms for smart buildings. The ‘Green Quadrant IoT platforms for Smart Buildings 2019’ report assesses 13 companies that Verdantix co...

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TIM Brasil partners Nokia for IoT in Brazil TIM BRASIL PARTNERS NOKIA FOR IOT IN BRAZIL

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Dec 16, 2019

TIM Brasil has entered into a partnership with Nokia to deliver IoT service to its enterprise customers in Brazil. Using Nokia’s fully virtualised Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING) managed service, TIM and its enterprise can capture IoT opportunities faster and more securely.“At TIM Bras...

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IoT Trends: What Will 2020 Bring? IOT TRENDS: WHAT WILL 2020 BRING?

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Dec 15, 2019

The year 2019 has witnessed a continued proliferation of Internet of Things (IoT) software platforms, and no doubt 2020 will see further use cases of the IoT as it cements itself even more deeply within business operations. We'll see further development of the IoT across consumer products and su...

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5 Ways AI Can Make IoT More Intelligent 5 WAYS AI CAN MAKE IOT MORE INTELLIGENT

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Dec 13, 2019

The ability to connect billions of devices that exchange data without any third-party interaction is what makes the Internet of Things (IoT) one of today’s most intriguing topics. Since the human analysis of such a wide array of data is unpractical, to say the least, it was only a matter of ti...

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The Security Challenges of Industrial IoT THE SECURITY CHALLENGES OF INDUSTRIAL IOT

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Dec 12, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is fast turning into an intrinsic part of the digital transformation for industries such as utilities, transportation or manufacturing. The market is expected to reach a value of $922.62 billion by 2025, becoming one of the biggest catalysts for new emerging technologies...

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75% Of IoT Adopters Moving To Blockchain: Gartner 75% OF IOT ADOPTERS MOVING TO BLOCKCHAIN: GARTNER

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Dec 12, 2019

The majority of businesses adopting the Internet of Things also are adopting blockchain and combining it with their IoT networks, according to a new study by Gartner.Three quarters (75%) of IoT technology adopters in the U.S. already have adopted blockchain or are planning to by the end of 2020, acc...

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The 3 Challenges That Will Kill Your IoT Solution THE 3 CHALLENGES THAT WILL KILL YOUR IOT SOLUTION

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Dec 12, 2019

Many IoT deployments involve hundreds or thousands of individual devices. With large numbers of devices, even problems that normally would be unlikely to occur, are likely to occur.Large networks are difficult to monitor in the field. But are even more challenging to work with during development. Wh...

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The Three Easiest Ways to Enhance Home IoT Device Security THE THREE EASIEST WAYS TO ENHANCE HOME IOT DEVICE SECURITY

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Dec 11, 2019

These days, people are adding more and more IoT hardware to their home networks, lured by the convenience and extra functionality they enable. Devices like connected thermostats, network cameras and smart speakers are all becoming standard equipment – and we’ve already reached the point ...

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Building The Internet for the Future Begins Now BUILDING THE INTERNET FOR THE FUTURE BEGINS NOW

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Dec 11, 2019

We do not remember days; we remember moments.” Those words from Cesare Pavese have been one of my personal favorites. Interestingly, we remember these significant, or “flashbulb” moments in our lives in vivid detail. We remember exactly where we were, whom we were with, what we fel...

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2020 Predictions: IoT Satellites Spark Cybersecurity Worries 2020 PREDICTIONS: IOT SATELLITES SPARK CYBERSECURITY WORRIES

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Dec 10, 2019

The global positioning system has changed society since the launch of the first satellite, Sputnik 1, in 1957. From informing ship navigation to keeping “smart” weapons on track, the technology has myriad applications. A relatively small number of GPS satellites, flying in a medium earth...

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Are US Companies Ready for California’s New IoT Security Law? ARE US COMPANIES READY FOR CALIFORNIA’S NEW IOT SECURITY LAW?

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Dec 10, 2019

While most people in the technology space have taken note of the upcoming introduction of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), due to go into effect Jan. 1, there has been less attention paid to the introduction of California’s Internet of Things (IoT) Security Law, also set to go into ...

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Swarm Bot Series Part One: Here’s What Bees are Teaching Us About the Future of the IoT SWARM BOT SERIES PART ONE: HERE’S WHAT BEES ARE TEACHING US ABOUT THE FUTURE OF THE IOT

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Dec 10, 2019

In one of the opening scenes of a Black Mirror episode, a tiny bee drone pollinates a daisy, which basks in the bright glow of a sunny day. In a TV series known for its exploration of a dark and dystopian future, the scene is rare. It portrays a tech-enabled future where robotics are used to enhance...

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How Pairing IoT and UCaaS is Reshaping the Telecom Sector HOW PAIRING IOT AND UCAAS IS RESHAPING THE TELECOM SECTOR

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Dec 10, 2019

Companies need to prepare for the future. With the expectation that the majority of apps will soon be adopted in the cloud and the use of online services will move to a dominant position, broad integration is necessary for companies to directly benefit.For progressive businesses, combining the use o...

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IoT and Advertising With a Dash of Creativity IOT AND ADVERTISING WITH A DASH OF CREATIVITY

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Dec 09, 2019

A teenager named Dorothy recently became viral on Twitter when she started tweeting with unusual devices, including her gaming console and smart fridge, after her mom confiscated her phone. Dorothy won thousands of likes and retweets and also started a FreeDorothy soon after she tweeted. The episode...

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How IoT Tech Can Help Save the Fledgling Scooter Sharing Industry HOW IOT TECH CAN HELP SAVE THE FLEDGLING SCOOTER SHARING INDUSTRY

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Dec 06, 2019

Municipalities are taking back their streets and sidewalks with new rules that require companies to meet city compliance ordinances and data sharing standards. These new governmental regulations have forced many micromobility companies to take a closer look at their business and the systems that pow...

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IoT and the Race for the Car of the Future IOT AND THE RACE FOR THE CAR OF THE FUTURE

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Dec 05, 2019

When people think of the car of the future, they usually imagine something that drives (or even flies!) itself, but there’s much more to innovation in the automotive industry than just autonomy. According to Gartner, there will be more than 250 million connected vehicles on the streets by the ...

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How Healthcare is Using IoT Technology HOW HEALTHCARE IS USING IOT TECHNOLOGY

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Dec 05, 2019

Internet of Things (IoT) adoption is exploding in healthcare. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) research found that 60 percent of healthcare organizations used IoT technology in 2016, and that number was forecast to climb to 85 percent in 2019.Chris Sullivan, Global Health...

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Unpacking IoT, a series: The scalability challenge and what you can do about it UNPACKING IOT, A SERIES: THE SCALABILITY CHALLENGE AND WHAT YOU CAN DO ABOUT IT

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Dec 03, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) presents a number of challenges for network engineers. In my previous post, I explained how Cisco is helping to address the biggest IoT challenge by far: security. In this post, we’ll cover the next challenge: scalability. As shown in the figure below, tens of bill...

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AI Can Solve Our Driving Dependence  If We Don’t Mess It Up AI CAN SOLVE OUR DRIVING DEPENDENCE IF WE DON’T MESS IT UP

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Dec 03, 2019

Future Automobile Technology – When it comes to envisioning the future of driverless cars, there isn’t much of a consensus on what the final illustration should look like. In contrast, the arguments surrounding the issue have been established almost to the point of scripted predictabilit...

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AUSTRALIA’S VOLUNTARY IOT SECURITY CODE COULD BE ENFORCED AUSTRALIA’S VOLUNTARY IOT SECURITY CODE COULD BE ENFORCED

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Dec 03, 2019

Lawyers have suggested compliance with the voluntary code of practice for suppliers of consumer IoT devices, issued by the Government last month, could be enforced by the ACCC. Home Affairs minister, Peter Dutton released a for-comment draft of the code of practice on November 19 saying it had been ...

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IoT & AI Changing the Face of Data Centers as 2020 Nears IOT & AI CHANGING THE FACE OF DATA CENTERS AS 2020 NEARS

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Dec 02, 2019

In the world of 2019, we are living on the cusp of a major uptake in advanced technologies that promise to bring new levels of prosperity and convenience to people around the globe. The buildout of 5G wireless and fiber networks will create new jobs and new business models while enabling the transpo...

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Tesla’s Over-the-Air Fix: Best Example Yet of the Internet of Things? TESLA’S OVER-THE-AIR FIX: BEST EXAMPLE YET OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS?

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Dec 01, 2019

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently published two recall announcements, one from Tesla Motors and one from GM. Both are related to problems that could cause fires. Tesla’s fix can be conducted as an “over the air” software update and doesn’t require ow...

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AI in IoT Security: Friend or Foe? AI IN IOT SECURITY: FRIEND OR FOE?

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Nov 29, 2019

There’s something that doesn’t let the Internet of Things (IoT) achieve its full awesomeness, and that something is security concerns.We all have heard blood-curdling stories about virtual assistants turned rogue and calling fake support numbers. Who hasn’t worried, sleepless at ni...

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Video: The Heart of an IoT Strategy VIDEO: THE HEART OF AN IOT STRATEGY

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Nov 28, 2019

Data generated from Internet of Things (IoT) devices is growing at a rapid rate. Everything from smartphones and computers to our cars and TVs is capturing information on daily lives and behaviors. More than ever, businesses are looking to develop an IoT strategy to analyze this kind of data that ca...

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Cisco software fortifies industrial IoT security CISCO SOFTWARE FORTIFIES INDUSTRIAL IOT SECURITY

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Nov 28, 2019

Cisco is looking to better protect myriad edge-attached IoT devices with new security software that promises to protect industrial assets in one of the most disparate of network environments.The company rolled out what it called an overarching security architecture for Industrial IoT (IIoT) environm...

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The Ultimate Guide To IoT Development Tools THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO IOT DEVELOPMENT TOOLS

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Nov 27, 2019

Internet of Things has been buzzing around for a couple of years. It’s the latest area of interest for software scientists, data analysts, and developers. Basically, IoT is all about connecting real-life things through software networks, wireless sensors, embedded systems, remote control syste...

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What Is a Smart Factory? WHAT IS A SMART FACTORY?

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Nov 26, 2019

Our phones, cars and water have all gotten smart, so it was only a matter of time before industry did, too. You’ve probably heard the term smart factory, or maybe you’ve heard about the industrial internet of things (IIoT). It’s simple to deduce that these next-generation factories...

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8 IoT Security Strategies and Advice from Experts 8 IOT SECURITY STRATEGIES AND ADVICE FROM EXPERTS

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Nov 26, 2019

The expanding attack surface of the Internet of Things opens up dangerous new vistas for adversaries ranging from script kiddies to elite nation-state actors. Complicating matters is a shortage of qualified cybersecurity talent and a confusing bubble of hype around several technologies intended to h...

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Using IoT Context Awareness & The NEM Catapult Blockchain to Combat ATM Skimming USING IOT CONTEXT AWARENESS & THE NEM CATAPULT BLOCKCHAIN TO COMBAT ATM SKIMMING

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Nov 25, 2019

About a week ago, I stopped by my local bank’s ATM machine. As I lined up behind a couple of other customers, I felt an air of tension and unease. The woman at the ATM machine was glancing cautiously at people behind her through the mirrors placed on the machine. Although I understood her caut...

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IoT and AI Trends Impacting Enterprises Today IOT AND AI TRENDS IMPACTING ENTERPRISES TODAY

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Nov 21, 2019

Current trends with the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) stand to make a sizable impact on the functionality of existing systems and the ease of incorporating new technologies. The buzzwords IoT and AI are thrown around a lot lately, but we are finally at the stage where the...

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Everything You Need to Know About the Right Data Strategy for IoT and Industry 4.0 EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE RIGHT DATA STRATEGY FOR IOT AND INDUSTRY 4.0

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Nov 21, 2019

The biggest asset of our times, perhaps, has to be the nearly 44 zettabytes of data that forms the very backbone of every single decision that drives the path towards a new dawn. What really is this new era we’re approaching so rapidly? Enter Industry 4.0. Stay put as I walk you through the ex...

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The Power for IoT THE POWER FOR IOT

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Nov 20, 2019

The number of sensors in the Internet of Things (IoT) will grow like never seen before – we’re talking of billions to trillions of sensors. As most of them will be connected wirelessly, we need to rethink the technologies for how to power the sensors. Batteries are part of our mobile liv...

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IoT sensors must have two radios for efficiency IOT SENSORS MUST HAVE TWO RADIOS FOR EFFICIENCY

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Nov 20, 2019

For the Internet of Things to become ubiquitous, many believe that inefficiencies in the powering of sensors and radios has got to be eliminated. Battery chemistry just isn’t good enough, and it’s simply too expensive to continually perform truck-rolls, for example, whenever batteries ne...

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IoT-Based Mobile Applications and Their Effect on User Experience IOT-BASED MOBILE APPLICATIONS AND THEIR EFFECT ON USER EXPERIENCE

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Nov 19, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is an ecosystem of physical objects that are connected and accessible through the internet. The “things” in IoT could be heart-rate monitoring devices or automobiles with built-in sensors, i.e., objects that have been assigned an IP address and have the abili...

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The Future of Drone Delivery Systems – NEM Catapult & IoT THE FUTURE OF DRONE DELIVERY SYSTEMS – NEM CATAPULT & IOT

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Nov 18, 2019

As an Amazon Prime member, I enjoy the benefits of ordering health supplements online. Competitive prices, better quality and fast delivery are amongst those benefits. A good quality probiotics can cost $65-$90 per bottle. However, delivery time and transit conditions (i.e. temperature and humidity)...

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Managing 5G and IoT customers and partners MANAGING 5G AND IOT CUSTOMERS AND PARTNERS

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Nov 14, 2019

Effectively managing a 5G and IoT business will require more discipline and automation; while simultaneously being more flexible. Fortunately, Ericsson has a lot of experience providing powerful customer and product lifecycle management for our Digital BSS solutions. This blog post is the last in a ...

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5G Is a Game-Changer for IoT, But Should You Ditch Your ISP For It? 5G IS A GAME-CHANGER FOR IOT, BUT SHOULD YOU DITCH YOUR ISP FOR IT?

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Nov 14, 2019

Cell phone companies are battling it out again. First, they fought over which one had the best coverage and the best prices. Now AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile are racing to roll out 5G technology across the US.You’re not alone if you think 5G is just another marketing ploy. But the t...

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IoT Regulation: Too Little? Too Late? IOT REGULATION: TOO LITTLE? TOO LATE?

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Nov 13, 2019

The pathetic security of many IoT devices has been well known for years. Government action that could finally change this sad fact may finally be arriving. However, these first steps appear to be too little, too late.“Many IoT device vendors have little to no experience in building internet-co...

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How Blockchain and IoT Are Opening New Capabilities in the Construction Industry HOW BLOCKCHAIN AND IOT ARE OPENING NEW CAPABILITIES IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Nov 11, 2019

IoT is enabling the digitalization of assets and processes in the construction industry at a fast pace. Construction projects are generally complex and involve a lot of regulations and standards. There are issues with trust and verification that compliant work has been carried out, and there’s...

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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IoT In 2020: 5 Things You Need To Know IOT IN 2020: 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Nov 08, 2019

Humans are in the middle of one of the most revolutionary moments in communication since the invention of the telephone — the “internet of things” or IoT. By connecting all the things in the world, IoT is the logical culmination of the internet itself. We can already see its effect...

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OSCORE: A look at the new IoT security protocol OSCORE: A LOOK AT THE NEW IOT SECURITY PROTOCOL

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Nov 07, 2019

As with common Internet nodes such as web servers and mobile phones, connected embedded IoT devices should also support a web-based interaction paradigm with requests and responses using uniform resource identifiers (URIs). However, compared to web servers and mobile phones, IoT devices can be more ...

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Tracking the Internet of Things for the Australian IT community TRACKING THE INTERNET OF THINGS FOR THE AUSTRALIAN IT COMMUNITY

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Nov 06, 2019

Netherlands based nanosatellite operator Hiber has started commercial trials of what it claims is the world’s first satellite IoT network. Hiber will introduce two networks, Hiberband Direct (a modem + antenna that talks directly to Hiber’s satellites) and a gateway solution, Hiberband V...

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How IoT Soil Condition Monitoring Is Empowering Farmers HOW IOT SOIL CONDITION MONITORING IS EMPOWERING FARMERS

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Nov 06, 2019

The agriculture industry is the foundation of economies worldwide, and it’s one of the most powerful tools to mitigate poverty and to bring prosperity. According to statista, by 2022, the smart agriculture market is expected to grow from approximately 9.58 billion USD in 2017 to 23.14 billion ...

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Supply chain startup combines IoT sensors, AI, and process automation to track shipments from dock to destination SUPPLY CHAIN STARTUP COMBINES IOT SENSORS, AI, AND PROCESS AUTOMATION TO TRACK SHIPMENTS FROM DOCK TO DESTINATION

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Nov 06, 2019

On any given day, the World Food Programme has 5,000 trucks, 20 ships, and 92 planes on the move, delivering food and other assistance in 80 countries. Roambee wants to improve the supply chain at the WFP to help the nonprofit feed even more people.The nonprofit's supply chain operation is as bi...

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Get Out! The FUD Is Coming from the Inside GET OUT! THE FUD IS COMING FROM THE INSIDE

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Nov 05, 2019

On LinkedIn, Ron C. of CoreSolutions Software said, “Cybersecurity is no longer just a technical problem. It’s now more of a people problem! So why aren’t businesses prioritizing security awareness training for their staff?” There was a massive response and mixed agreement. R...

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A Guide to Choosing the Right IoT Processor for Your Company A GUIDE TO CHOOSING THE RIGHT IOT PROCESSOR FOR YOUR COMPANY

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Nov 05, 2019

The Internet of Things encompasses literally anything, from wearables to automobiles and everything in between. While form factors, connectivity, functionality and myriad other factors — may differ from one “thing” to another, every connected device must have a processor. However, ...

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Smart Technology and the Threat to Privacy: Who is Watching Whom? SMART TECHNOLOGY AND THE THREAT TO PRIVACY: WHO IS WATCHING WHOM?

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Nov 05, 2019

In my previous post, I talked about the factors behind a city, such as artificial intelligence and cyber-physical systems. Data within the smart city is analogous to blood that courses through the veins of the city, giving life to the structures within. A smart city is smart because it works to bett...

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How to make IoT in business work for you HOW TO MAKE IOT IN BUSINESS WORK FOR YOU

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Nov 04, 2019

Business transformation is about a mindset and affects how we perceive and understand the ecosystem surrounding the business. Within the Internet of Things (IoT), the mass deployment of sensors and high-resolution data enables new business models for industries that have been primarily driven by phy...

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How to protect Industrial IoT from ransomware HOW TO PROTECT INDUSTRIAL IOT FROM RANSOMWARE

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Nov 04, 2019

Ransomware attacks in operational technology (OT) environments are becoming increasingly common as they demonstrate the impact they can have on production processes - shutting down production lines, industrial processes and resulting in revenue loss.In its 2019 Security Report, Telstra said its rese...

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How to Ramp Up Your Smart Home and Lot Device Security HOW TO RAMP UP YOUR SMART HOME AND LOT DEVICE SECURITY

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Nov 04, 2019

The more internet-connected devices (e.g. smart locks, Alexa) you add to your home security network, the greater the chance a cybercriminal has to hack it. The Internet of Things (loT) includes any device or appliance that connects to the internet through your home network. Cybercriminals can access...

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TOP 10 LATEST PREDICTIONS FOR IOT IN 2020 TOP 10 LATEST PREDICTIONS FOR IOT IN 2020

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Nov 01, 2019

Considering the speed at which IoT has made its place in our lives, would we move past home connected home appliances and home assistance? IoT trends are rapidly surfacing, here are the top 10 latest predictions for IoT that are going to rule in 2020. Due to the widespread adoption of IoT, the numbe...

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Technical Skills Needed For Professional IoT Projects TECHNICAL SKILLS NEEDED FOR PROFESSIONAL IOT PROJECTS

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Nov 01, 2019

Successful IoT projects are engineering-heavy. Developing a successful IoT product isn’t a walk in the park. To make it easier to plan for IoT projects, this article lists the IoT technical skills needed on the team. The first step of any successful IoT project is to define the business goals ...

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IoT security startup Particle raises $40M in Series C IOT SECURITY STARTUP PARTICLE RAISES $40M IN SERIES C

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Oct 30, 2019

Particle, a platform for Internet of Things devices, has raised $40 million in its latest round of funding. Qualcomm Ventures and Energy Impact Partners led the Series C raise, with backing from existing investors including Root Ventures, Bonfire Ventures, Industry Ventures, Spark Capital, Green D V...

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What BYOD can teach us about dealing with shadow IoT WHAT BYOD CAN TEACH US ABOUT DEALING WITH SHADOW IOT

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Oct 30, 2019

A decade ago, when the practice of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) became popular it raised significant security concerns. Now those concerns have largely passed as we’ve become comfortable with employees using their own smart devices. In its place, another security risk is coming to the fore: sh...

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AI for IIoT: How Artificial Intelligence Will Take the Industrial Internet of Things to New Heights AI FOR IIOT: HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WILL TAKE THE INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF THINGS TO NEW HEIGHTS

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Oct 30, 2019

We can keep on going with the many more remarkable statistics about AI and IoT, but these ones should be enough for now. The re-emergence of the decades-old technological ideas like Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things, at the right time and right place, has suddenly disrupted the trad...

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Say It Loud! I Didn’t Read the Privacy Policy and I’m Proud! SAY IT LOUD! I DIDN’T READ THE PRIVACY POLICY AND I’M PROUD!

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Oct 29, 2019

We’re blowing it with general cybersecurity education. According to a study by the Pew Internet Research Center, most Americans don’t understand or can’t identify basic cybersecurity concepts such as two-factor authentication, private browsing, or the purpose of a privacy policy. W...

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Can Smart Parking Help Save the Brick-and-Mortar Retailer? CAN SMART PARKING HELP SAVE THE BRICK-AND-MORTAR RETAILER?

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Oct 29, 2019

The rise of connected devices has shifted the conversation across a number of industries, and retailers are feeling the crunch. As the Internet of Things (IoT) is widely adopted 25 billion devices are expected to be connected by 2021, according to a 2018 Gartner forecast it’s driving efficienc...

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How AI and IoT are Changing the Insurance and Wealth Management Industries HOW AI AND IOT ARE CHANGING THE INSURANCE AND WEALTH MANAGEMENT INDUSTRIES

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Oct 28, 2019

Creating the accelerated, highly-personalized online service customers demand and quickly developing new products in response to shifting regulatory and market forces won’t be possible unless life insurance and wealth management companies are able to fully leverage tomorrow’s technology....

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IoT, Blockchain, and Security: Tamper-proofing Devices IOT, BLOCKCHAIN, AND SECURITY: TAMPER-PROOFING DEVICES

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Oct 28, 2019

Blockchain has been promoted as a possible solution to security of IoT devices. Security of IoT devices has been notoriously bad. It is difficult to remotely oversee devices to know if they have been compromised by hackers. Blockchain can be used to track and prevent device data tampering. Hugh Simp...

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How AI Is Paving the Way for Autonomous Cars HOW AI IS PAVING THE WAY FOR AUTONOMOUS CARS

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Oct 28, 2019

Autonomous cars have been recently hitting the headlines and dominating tech-talks. It’s being seen as a post-Uber disruption to public commute and transportation of goods. It’s surely not a figment of the imagination in the age of artificial intelligence (AI) which is being used to comp...

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Maximizing the Potential of the Internet of Things MAXIMIZING THE POTENTIAL OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS

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Oct 25, 2019

Gartner predicted in 2017 that there will be 20 billion connected things online by 2020. Since that prediction, the adoption of IoT technology has met and surpassed the predictor’s expectations. The number of companies that will invest in IoT will continue to expand rapidly due to technologica...

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Top 5 ways organizations can secure their IoT devices TOP 5 WAYS ORGANIZATIONS CAN SECURE THEIR IOT DEVICES

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Oct 24, 2019

Internet of Things (IoT) devices have proliferated in recent years with more connected devices hitting the consumer, commercial, and industrial markets. Smart TVs, smart speakers, smart appliances, thermostats, light switches, security systems, health monitors, medical devices--these are just a few ...

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Fleet Management Solutions: What Are They? How Are They Reducing Costs and Saving Lives? FLEET MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS: WHAT ARE THEY? HOW ARE THEY REDUCING COSTS AND SAVING LIVES?

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Oct 23, 2019

As the Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace grows, fleet management is poised to be the vertical that may benefit the most. Business owners and supply and logistics stakeholders lean heavily on fleet managers to maintain fleet inventory and manage drivers, all while cutting costs. Without data-backe...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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Top 5 Ways IoT is Being Used By Healthcare Sector TOP 5 WAYS IOT IS BEING USED BY HEALTHCARE SECTOR

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Oct 22, 2019

IoT is significantly transforming the healthcare industry by redefining the space of devices and people interaction. Go through this blog and know the top 5 ways how IoT is being used by the healthcare sector. With technological advancements such as IoT (Internet of Things), a whole new world has op...

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Streamlining Connectivity: Critical to the Success of the Internet of Things STREAMLINING CONNECTIVITY: CRITICAL TO THE SUCCESS OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS

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Oct 22, 2019

Connectivity, more often associated with android devices and iPhones, is on the cusp of a revolution. With the advent of 5g and the development of the Internet of Things (IoT), every electronic device, from fridges to cars, has the potential to be connected to the internet. In fact, according to Sta...

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Bluetooth Low Energy Enabled Smart Sensors Facilitating IoT BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY ENABLED SMART SENSORS FACILITATING IOT

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Oct 21, 2019

Smart sensors with Bluetooth interface are increasingly becoming cloud-enabled as part of the move towards more connectivity. The industrial internet of things (IIoT) relies on sensors to collect data from systems to enable the monitoring of movement, pressure, humidity and other characteristics tha...

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Digital Insurance: Technologies and Strategies Driving Insurance into the Connected Age DIGITAL INSURANCE: TECHNOLOGIES AND STRATEGIES DRIVING INSURANCE INTO THE CONNECTED AGE

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Oct 21, 2019

The ability to accurately discern the past and predict the future based on nothing but data points and the experience of actuaries and adjusters has served the industry well up to now. Insurance is, after all, a multi-billion-dollar, truly global industry. While this remains the case, the landscape ...

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IIoT Automation- When’s the Right Time to Invest in Automation? IIOT AUTOMATION- WHEN’S THE RIGHT TIME TO INVEST IN AUTOMATION?

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Oct 18, 2019

The allure of process automation is growing as it becomes more attainable and affordable. In the past, owning a sleek robot to assemble widgets at high speeds was as likely as having a Lamborghini sitting in your garage. But, today, automated solutions are as numerous and dependable as family sedans...

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5 Key Developments in IoT for Transportation and Logistics 5 KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN IOT FOR TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS

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Oct 16, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming prevalent within many different industries, and a new area of growth is being seen, especially in transportation. According to the IDC, the transportation industry has now become the second-largest segment investing in IoT with an approximate spend of $78 bil...

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Kaspersky honeypots find 105 million attacks on IoT devices in first half of 2019 KASPERSKY HONEYPOTS FIND 105 MILLION ATTACKS ON IOT DEVICES IN FIRST HALF OF 2019

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Oct 15, 2019

After deploying more than 50 honeypots worldwide, Kaspersky detected 105 million attacks on Internet of Things (IoT) devices from 276,000 unique IP addresses, within only the first six months of 2019. The number of attacks in 2019 is nine times greater than the number found in the first half of 2018...

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How IoT Helps Solve the 4 Most Critical Global Issues HOW IOT HELPS SOLVE THE 4 MOST CRITICAL GLOBAL ISSUES

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Oct 15, 2019

We’re living during a revolutionary period of innovation, in which we’re able to harness the potential of smart cities, connected cars and wearable devices. However, none of this would exist if it weren’t for the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) – it has transformed the...

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How to Make Sense of Machine Data in Smart Factories HOW TO MAKE SENSE OF MACHINE DATA IN SMART FACTORIES

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Oct 14, 2019

Digital transformation” and “smart factory” are terms that have been around for a while, but only advanced manufacturers apply them to practice. The idea of machine-to-machine communication has raised initial excitement and high hopes, but now owners of mid-size and small factories...

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Getting IoT Technology Partnerships Right GETTING IOT TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIPS RIGHT

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Oct 11, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is constantly evolving, and so is the way people interact with the world. The latest IoT advances promise to bring smarter cities and driverless cars, but fulfilling this vision requires that vendors understand the complexity of multiple technologies and the rapid pace a...

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How the oil and gas industry exploits IoT HOW THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY EXPLOITS IOT

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Oct 11, 2019

Like many traditional industries that have long-standing, tried-and-true methods of operation, the oil-and-gas sector hasn’t been the quickest to embrace IoT technology – despite having had instrumentation on drilling rigs, pipelines and refining facilities for decades, the extraction in...

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Defense in Depth: User-Centric Security DEFENSE IN DEPTH: USER-CENTRIC SECURITY

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Oct 10, 2019

It’s impossible to create a security system that removes the user from the equation. They are integral and they have to be part of your security program. Security is defined by the individual. The minimum expectation you can have of your users is that they’ll operate in good faith. Avoid...

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Can microsegmentation help IoT security? CAN MICROSEGMENTATION HELP IOT SECURITY?

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Oct 10, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) promises some big benefits for organizations, such as greater insights about the performance of corporate assets and finished products, improved manufacturing processes, and better customer services. The nagging security issues related to IoT, unfortunately, remain a hug...

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Top Six Insights for Successful IoT Product Development TOP SIX INSIGHTS FOR SUCCESSFUL IOT PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

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Oct 09, 2019

As IoT solutions become more ubiquitous, there’s a natural weeding out of the good ideas from those with poor value propositions. Beyond the simplest applications, the highest value opportunities involve increasingly complex systems. For example, smart cities will feature IoT-connected surveil...

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Monetize 5G and IoT business models MONETIZE 5G AND IOT BUSINESS MODELS

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Oct 07, 2019

This blog post is the first in a series of three to introduce the new demands on BSS thinking being driven by monetization of 5G and IoT use cases. In this post, I concentrate on the business demands. Future posts will examine the impact these business demands have on the BSS systems and processes. ...

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IoT dangers demand a dedicated group IOT DANGERS DEMAND A DEDICATED GROUP

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Oct 05, 2019

The internet of things (IoT) brings with it a wide range of IT security headaches, along with compliance nightmares and turf wars. Internal problem No. 1: Departments that typically have little to no interactions with IT are now directly ordering corporate IoT devices. Maybe you've got Facilitie...

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Are “Invisible” Technologies the Key to IoT Payments in Retail? ARE “INVISIBLE” TECHNOLOGIES THE KEY TO IOT PAYMENTS IN RETAIL?

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Oct 03, 2019

Here’s the truth: the average consumer doesn’t want to think about how IoT-enabled technologies work. If you picture the typical buyer, that individual probably loves the freedom and new experiences brought by the Internet of Things…but that doesn’t mean they really care how...

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The Connected Classroom: How IoT Helps Schools with Education and Security THE CONNECTED CLASSROOM: HOW IOT HELPS SCHOOLS WITH EDUCATION AND SECURITY

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Oct 02, 2019

As technology continues to integrate itself into daily life, connecting all of it through the Internet of Things (IoT) will aid various industries. One sector that can be helped in a large way is education. Smart Schools will bring together students and educators through connected devices that can l...

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4 Steps to Increasing Event ROI with Intent Data 4 STEPS TO INCREASING EVENT ROI WITH INTENT DATA

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Oct 02, 2019

There’s no denying how valuable event marketing can be for any B2B business. Studies have shown that 84% of B2B leaders believe events are critical components of business success. But not all event marketing strategies are created equal. Without the right strategy, events can quickly become a ...

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6 Practical Steps to Build, Execute and Scale Smarter ABM 6 PRACTICAL STEPS TO BUILD, EXECUTE AND SCALE SMARTER ABM

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Oct 01, 2019

It’s hard to argue against the promises of account-based marketing (ABM). Focusing your marketing efforts on ideal accounts that are actively in the market for your products and services seems like a recipe for success in any industry. But the truth is that many ABM programs fail to achieve me...

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Energy IoT Platforms Cut Complexity, Speed Up Deployments ENERGY IOT PLATFORMS CUT COMPLEXITY, SPEED UP DEPLOYMENTS

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Sep 30, 2019

Complexity may be an arguable concept, but anyone who’s been through an energy IoT implementation probably has a deeper understanding of the word than most. With mechanical and digital hardware to consider, and software and legacy systems to harness, developing an effective IoT-based energy ma...

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IoT’s Impact On Supply Chains And Security IOT’S IMPACT ON SUPPLY CHAINS AND SECURITY

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Sep 27, 2019

This week, along with Amazon’s announcement about new Echo devices and Alexa’s celebrity voices, came news of Amazon Sidewalk, a new wireless protocol that uses low bandwidth to extend the distance at which IoT devices can be controlled and requires less power than Wi-Fi. This seemingly ...

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The Most Promising Areas You Should Focus on as a Home Automation Company THE MOST PROMISING AREAS YOU SHOULD FOCUS ON AS A HOME AUTOMATION COMPANY

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Sep 26, 2019

The perfect time for smart home automation companies has come. According to Statista survey, IoT devices for smart homes will enter 53.9 percent of US households by 2023. Which means a 20 percent growth from now. What are these upcoming changes in smart home automation and where should you go as a s...

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An Introduction to Data-driven Sales Planning AN INTRODUCTION TO DATA-DRIVEN SALES PLANNING

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Sep 25, 2019

Most organizations still conduct sales planning as a manual, once-per-year exercise, due to the painful and time-consuming nature of the process. Since this is traditionally viewed as a burdensome task, it’s common that once sales plans are set in motion, companies rarely go back to evaluate a...

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How Bluetooth Could Revolutionize IIoT HOW BLUETOOTH COULD REVOLUTIONIZE IIOT

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Sep 24, 2019

There are only a handful of wireless connectivity options, and each one has its pros and cons. There’s mobile including 3G, 4G and the upcoming 5G Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Low-power wide-area networks (LPWANs), satellite communications and RFID are some additional options. In industrial and enterp...

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Wait… What? Good News in Cybersecurity? WAIT… WHAT? GOOD NEWS IN CYBERSECURITY?

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Sep 24, 2019

We simply don’t hear enough good news cybersecurity stories that make those involved proud. What are the cybersecurity stories that aren’t being told publicly that should be? Michael Farnum, Set Solutions, said, “If you come into the job and aren’t willing to critically revie...

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Why IT and OT integration and IoT edge processing are paving the way for AI WHY IT AND OT INTEGRATION AND IOT EDGE PROCESSING ARE PAVING THE WAY FOR AI

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Sep 23, 2019

Information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) have been coming together in IoT for several years now. Robin Duke-Woolley, the chief executive of Beecham Research interviewed Roberto Siagri, the chief executive of Eurotech, to explore the advantages of this and assess what progress has ...

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Manufacturing industry management benefits from IoT MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY MANAGEMENT BENEFITS FROM IOT

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Sep 23, 2019

The Manufacturing industry is on the cusp of a revolution one that’s driven by engineering precision and powered by disruptive technologies. Equipment damages, dysfunctional systems, and anything else that can compromise manufacturing efficiency is one of the first challenges that the industry...

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Successful Shared Mobility in Cities and Beyond SUCCESSFUL SHARED MOBILITY IN CITIES AND BEYOND

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Sep 23, 2019

Cities are constantly looking to improve the quality of life for their citizens. New mobility (technology-enabled, on-demand and shared transportation options) has the potential to help cities reduce both carbon emissions and traffic congestion, thus improving the livability of cities. However, with...

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The 5 steps to enhance IoT security THE 5 STEPS TO ENHANCE IOT SECURITY

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Sep 22, 2019

With the launch of Internet of Things (IoT) devices there has been a considerable change in the IT industry as the devices are capable of forecasts for the months and even years to come. Thus it is time for the solution providers and manufacturers to review its security and this technology. However ...

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Successful Approaches to Using Intent Data – Practical Tips from Priority Engine Users SUCCESSFUL APPROACHES TO USING INTENT DATA – PRACTICAL TIPS FROM PRIORITY ENGINE USERS

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Sep 20, 2019

Increasing sales adoption of Priority Engine, incorporating its data into other systems, and measuring its success are a few key areas in which Priority Engine users commonly seek advice. We recently met with a variety of Priority Engine users and gathered their experiences tackling these common cha...

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What Shadow IoT Is and How to Mitigate the Risk WHAT SHADOW IOT IS AND HOW TO MITIGATE THE RISK

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Sep 19, 2019

The line between reality and science fiction is beginning to blur. Scenarios that used to be reserved for movies such as Terminator, The Matrix or Inception are quickly becoming a part of our daily lives. The internet itself is something of a technological miracle. Who could have imagined that we co...

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Seven reasons why the Internal Combustion Engine is a dead man walking SEVEN REASONS WHY THE INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE IS A DEAD MAN WALKING

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Sep 18, 2019

The age of the Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) is over. Electric cars are the future. The transition has just begun, but the move from ICE vehicles to Electric will happen sooner and more quickly than most people suspect. What are the factors that lead me to say this with such confidence? However, ...

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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Jobs ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE FUTURE OF JOBS

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Sep 18, 2019

My role here at SAP is IoT Evangelist. It’s my job to go around and speak about how the Internet of Things is changing the way we live, work, and run our businesses. IoT Evangelist is a job title that didn’t exist 5 or 10 years ago – mainly because the Internet of Things wasn&rsquo...

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Spreadsheets vs. Automation: What's Best for Sales Compensation Management? SPREADSHEETS VS. AUTOMATION: WHAT'S BEST FOR SALES COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT?

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Sep 18, 2019

Spreadsheets are the most common tool used to manage data in sales organizations. In fact, more than 75% of companies rely on spreadsheets for their sales planning, forecasting, and sales compensation management. However, the business landscape is growing increasingly competitive—can tradition...

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How growing IoT is affecting the medical device industry HOW GROWING IOT IS AFFECTING THE MEDICAL DEVICE INDUSTRY

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Sep 17, 2019

For medical device companies, a significant change is fast approaching in respect of how field devices are monitored and reported on. New European regulation, which comes into force in May 2020 (with a deadline to conform by 2024), means that medical device manufacturers will now need to prove that ...

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IoT Meets Building Automation IOT MEETS BUILDING AUTOMATION

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Sep 17, 2019

In their early days, building management systems (BMS), also called building automation systems (BAS), proved to be a game-changer. The availability of a computer-based control system that could automatically monitor and manage a building’s largest and costliest operational components helped f...

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IoT and home automation: What does the future hold? IOT AND HOME AUTOMATION: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD?

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Sep 17, 2019

Once a dream, home automation is slowly but steadily becoming a part of daily lives around the world. In fact, it is believed that the global market for smart home automation will reach $40 billion by 2020.This shouldn’t be surprising when you consider the convenience and ease that smart home ...

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Computational Storage: Intelligently Clearing IoT Storage Bottlenecks COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE: INTELLIGENTLY CLEARING IOT STORAGE BOTTLENECKS

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Sep 16, 2019

Computational storage is the processing data directly at the time of capture in the storage layer. Standard computer architecture simply stores data in the storage layer. This new architecture requires local processors and RAM that process, transform and store data. It’s an architecture that s...

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B2B Marketing Do’s and Don’ts for Attracting Leads B2B MARKETING DO’S AND DON’TS FOR ATTRACTING LEADS

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Sep 16, 2019

For many B2B marketers, attracting and generating leads is often the primary goal. However, how to attract leads varies widely from company to company. While the inbound lead generation strategy should be unique to your firm, there are several best practices or do’s and don’ts for attrac...

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Securing an IoT Solution? Start With the Network Layer SECURING AN IOT SOLUTION? START WITH THE NETWORK LAYER

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Sep 16, 2019

The network is now the focal point for IoT security. The devices connect to the network and the network touches all data and workloads. This is how hackers can move laterally to compromise whatever systems and data are on the network. Through the network, users and devices can be authenticated, poli...

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Industrial IoT Vendor Altizon Debuts Four-Week Challenge INDUSTRIAL IOT VENDOR ALTIZON DEBUTS FOUR-WEEK CHALLENGE

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Sep 16, 2019

Given the right technology, the right strategy and enough time, industrial Internet of Things can drive powerful outcomes. But, in many cases, organizations deploying the technology end up with results that are less than what they hoped for. Various studies, from a 2017 Cisco survey to a 2019 Micros...

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5 Ways Field Marketing Can Own ABM 5 WAYS FIELD MARKETING CAN OWN ABM

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Sep 14, 2019

In the last few years, Account-based Marketing has taken over as a better way to engage with modern B2B buyers. When sixty-nine percent of marketers say converting leads is their top priority, a winning ABM strategy requires sound alignment between the sales and marketing functions—and, as the...

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Find out how Microsoft plans to ‘revolutionize’ mobility with digital technology FIND OUT HOW MICROSOFT PLANS TO ‘REVOLUTIONIZE’ MOBILITY WITH DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY

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Sep 13, 2019

Mobility as a Service (Maas) is an emerging sector which is highly lucrative. It encompasses many modes of transportation on a single platform, which will turn the current mobility and car ownership patterns upside down. Smart mobility would be primarily data-driven, and this would mean enhancing cu...

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IoT Botnets and DDoS Attacks: Architecting Against Disaster IOT BOTNETS AND DDOS ATTACKS: ARCHITECTING AGAINST DISASTER

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Sep 13, 2019

Cybercriminals have many different ways of exploiting network vulnerabilities and weak spots in our cyber defenses. Considering that the number of devices we use on a daily basis is growing, more avenues of exploitation will be open to cybercriminals — unless we close those pathways. Distribut...

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Ways IoT Can Enhance Agriculture WAYS IOT CAN ENHANCE AGRICULTURE

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Sep 12, 2019

IoT could be set to have the largest impact on the agricultural industry. They have systems that can track everything from fertilizer quality to livestock function to crop productivity, all the way up to the number of trips the farm vehicles are taking. This enables farmers and those responsible for...

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7 IoT Platform Vendors to Watch Out For 7 IOT PLATFORM VENDORS TO WATCH OUT FOR

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Sep 11, 2019

The IoT platform vendor market is highly competitive with many small and large players providing differentiated services. Just for an idea of how this market has grown over the five-year period, funding went from $1.2 billion in 2011 to nearly $3 billion in 2015, as per a report from CB Insights. Wh...

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Smart Living: Here SMART LIVING: HERE'S HOW IOT AND AI ARE SET TO REVOLUTIONIZE THE WAY WE LIVE AND WORK

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Sep 11, 2019

Smart Homes were in the past viewed as a luxury, with their primary purpose being to serve as a show piece for the owners. This reality has changed substantially, both because of the development of newer technologies like Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI), and also because of...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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Aging in the City: How Smart Cities Are Improving Accessibility AGING IN THE CITY: HOW SMART CITIES ARE IMPROVING ACCESSIBILITY

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Sep 10, 2019

One of the unsung benefits of smart cities may be their ability to help elderly people age in their own homes. There are many benefits of smart healthcare technology for elderly people. Smart cities can expand that caring technology to encompass a whole city. Smart technology can also help make a ci...

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How The IoT Is Improving The Aviation Industry HOW THE IOT IS IMPROVING THE AVIATION INDUSTRY

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Sep 10, 2019

The adoption of the IoT forms part of the entire digital transformation process of aviation companies. The digital transformation process is defined as the necessary changes to a company for technology and its possibilities to lead to way of working and doing business of the company.Thus, for exampl...

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How to Increase Sales Forecasting Accuracy with Automation HOW TO INCREASE SALES FORECASTING ACCURACY WITH AUTOMATION

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Sep 10, 2019

Sales forecasting is the map of estimated sales performance, revenue, and expenses that guide a sales organization in their planning processes. Having an accurate sales forecast is crucial to driving revenue, growth, and profitability. The most successful companies are consistently looking for ways ...

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Start building your digital shop now START BUILDING YOUR DIGITAL SHOP NOW

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Sep 09, 2019

A competitive market has complex challenges. If you’re not gathering, processing, and analyzing industrial data in the way your competition does, you may face even more challenges. Data creates an opportunity to innovate. To use it correctly, you need software. According to Accenture, by 2020....

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Payments and the Internet of Things (IoT) PAYMENTS AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

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Sep 09, 2019

Once an abstract concept, the Internet of Things (IoT) is now a tangible global sensation. Smart appliances, connected automobiles, and wearable technology are just a few examples of the IoT that are changing the way consumers interact with the world around them. And the IoT just keeps growing. A re...

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What Exactly Is IoT And How Do IoT Devices Communicate? WHAT EXACTLY IS IOT AND HOW DO IOT DEVICES COMMUNICATE?

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Sep 09, 2019

Experts predict that by 2025, over 64 billions of devices will be connected to the internet. IoT can potentially generate $4T to $11T in economic value by that time. That's why all business owners should get interested in the opportunities IoT brings for increasing operational efficiency.So what...

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What Are Wireless IoT Sensors and Why Are They Useful? WHAT ARE WIRELESS IOT SENSORS AND WHY ARE THEY USEFUL?

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Sep 09, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming our world in tremendous ways. By enabling everyday objects to communicate wirelessly, we can automate data exchange and create new efficiencies that positively impact lives and organizations. Underlying the IoT is wireless sensor technology, which allows ...

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The Role of Data Analytics in IoT THE ROLE OF DATA ANALYTICS IN IOT

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Sep 06, 2019

If you’re familiar with IoT connected devices, you understand that their existence and relevance rely heavily on the data they manage to obtain. However, when it comes to the end-user, it’s not merely the raw data that they find value in but rather the digestible interpretation of the in...

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Unlocked Grade for the Internet of Things UNLOCKED GRADE FOR THE INTERNET OF THINGS

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Sep 06, 2019

The Internet of Things, normally shortened as IoT, is a novel worldview that depicts the possibility of ordinary physical articles being associated with the web. In the structure of MAtchUP, the Universitat Politecnica de Valencia will be responsible for the IoT gadgets combination in the VLCi brill...

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IoT satellite Swiss startup Astrocast closes Series A round IOT SATELLITE SWISS STARTUP ASTROCAST CLOSES SERIES A ROUND

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Sep 05, 2019

Swiss Internet of Things (IoT) startup Astrocast has said it had closed its “CHF 9M Series A Round” of funding. This new round will “significantly accelerate our production of IoT modules and our commercial deployment,” it announced on its official blog. The Series A finance ...

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Over-The-Air (OTA) Updates Will Help You Reduce Risk and Win Customers for Life OVER-THE-AIR (OTA) UPDATES WILL HELP YOU REDUCE RISK AND WIN CUSTOMERS FOR LIFE

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Sep 04, 2019

It’s easy to forget just how connected our lives have become until that connection is broken. Most people carry their phones in a pocket all day long. They’re rarely out of reach, even when we sleep. But, imagine the cost of having to call a technician to your home to update that device ...

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Serving up secure IoT with network slicing security SERVING UP SECURE IOT WITH NETWORK SLICING SECURITY

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Sep 04, 2019

Our societies now rely on connected devices to an ever-increasing extent. Known more commonly as the Internet of Things (IoT), these connected devices – often with limited protection, easy physical access, and sometimes even insufficient updates – are becoming an increasingly attractive ...

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Petrofac transforms large-scale construction with Azure IoT PETROFAC TRANSFORMS LARGE-SCALE CONSTRUCTION WITH AZURE IOT

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Sep 03, 2019

Petrofac, designs, builds, operates, and maintains oil, gas, and renewable energy assets. The company is committed to digital transformation. It looks to unlock value for itself and its clients using technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), automation, machine learni...

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TRAFFIC TECHNOLOGIES EXPANDS TO THE INTERNET OF THINGS TRAFFIC TECHNOLOGIES EXPANDS TO THE INTERNET OF THINGS

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Sep 03, 2019

Road system technologies manufacturer Traffic Technologies (ASX: TTI) is branching out into smart city sensors and data analysis as it embraces the Internet of Things (IoT), The Melbourne company will develop with Monash Council and Monash University, both in Melbourne’s south-east,a smart cit...

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5 Reasons Your Company Needs Account-Based Marketing 5 REASONS YOUR COMPANY NEEDS ACCOUNT-BASED MARKETING

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Sep 03, 2019

Every company can benefit from account-based marketing, no matter your size or target market. These are our top 5 reasons why your company would benefit from incorporating ABM tactics into your marketing strategy. If you go to any marketing conference or presentation, chances are you’ll hear a...

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A Security Framework for Military IoT Devices and Weapons Systems A SECURITY FRAMEWORK FOR MILITARY IOT DEVICES AND WEAPONS SYSTEMS

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Sep 02, 2019

When it comes to the cybersecurity standards of connected weapons systems and IoT devices used in military, it’s imperative to be able to verify their security robustness. Unfortunately, that’s not always easy, as different countries have various ways of acquiring and managing their weap...

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Urban Innovations: Connected Parking and Future Mobility URBAN INNOVATIONS: CONNECTED PARKING AND FUTURE MOBILITY

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Aug 30, 2019

By 2050, the UN predicts the world will have 10 billion citizens and three billion additional cars. With a strain already visible on UK cities trying to manage significant automobile numbers, city parking planning and infrastructure need to be reimagined to cope with the expected growth. The alterna...

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Can Millimeter Wave Help Connect Billions of IoT Devices? CAN MILLIMETER WAVE HELP CONNECT BILLIONS OF IOT DEVICES?

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Aug 30, 2019

The inundation of the Internet of Things (IoT) devices has increased the complexity of the wireless networks. Research estimates 75 million IoT devices to come into the picture by 2025. This number in itself explains the need for an efficient method for wireless connectivity. Presence of numerous lo...

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Why MQTT Is Essential for Building Connected Cars WHY MQTT IS ESSENTIAL FOR BUILDING CONNECTED CARS

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Aug 29, 2019

The automotive industry is embracing the idea of inventing the truly connected car. They see the opportunity and benefits of leveraging telemetry data gathered from vehicles to create new revenue opportunities and build more robust customer experiences. However, successfully launching a connected ca...

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Smart Farming: The Future Stands At Agriculture Sector’s Door SMART FARMING: THE FUTURE STANDS AT AGRICULTURE SECTOR’S DOOR

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Aug 29, 2019

The outgrown global population and about-to-extinct humble bee species demand a smarter way to produce food. Amidst this scarcity and potential colonial collapse, Internet of Things (IoT) guarantees enhanced future of agriculture. Supporting IoT in farming, an Irish startup is working on improving t...

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How 5G plays important role in Internet of Things? HOW 5G PLAYS IMPORTANT ROLE IN INTERNET OF THINGS?

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Aug 28, 2019

Time to get acquainted with one of the hottest and buzzing technology trend. Yes, I am talking about the Fifth Generation (5G) wireless network technology unfolding many fonts across a variety of industrial verticals. Achieving significant milestones in business start with a gut feeling, as one stro...

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6 Criteria for Selecting the Best IoT Platform Partner 6 CRITERIA FOR SELECTING THE BEST IOT PLATFORM PARTNER

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Aug 27, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a domain that is driven by volume, velocity and variety, so it helps to be very picky about the choices you make. Better technologies continue to emerge to cater to the myriad IoT use cases. What you need are solid decision-making criteria to help you choose the right...

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Top 15 Sensor Types Being Used Most By IoT Application Development Companies TOP 15 SENSOR TYPES BEING USED MOST BY IOT APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT COMPANIES

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Aug 27, 2019

Industries and organizations have been using various kinds of sensors for a long time but the invention of the Internet of Things has taken the evolutions of sensors to a completely different level. IoT platforms function and deliver various kind of intelligence and data using a variety of sensors. ...

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Battery-free IoT sensor that lasts for years could be sent to distant planets BATTERY-FREE IOT SENSOR THAT LASTS FOR YEARS COULD BE SENT TO DISTANT PLANETS

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Aug 26, 2019

A team of MIT researchers has unveiled a battery-free underwater sensor that can transmit data for extremely long periods of time. According to MIT News, rolling out a network of these sensors could be used to monitor sea temperatures, study climate change or even be used for underwater internet-of-...

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How Global Leaders Are Leveraging the Enterprise Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) HOW GLOBAL LEADERS ARE LEVERAGING THE ENTERPRISE INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF THINGS (IIOT)

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Aug 26, 2019

Today, we can see the Internet of Things-based devices all around. It’s an emerging technology that consists of a network connecting our gadgets and allowing them to communicate with each other. Most of us probably own such devices, and some have even turned their homes into smart mini-ecosyst...

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Regulation Alone Won’t Secure IoT-Enabled Devices REGULATION ALONE WON’T SECURE IOT-ENABLED DEVICES

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Aug 23, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a lot like the Wild West. Considerable disruption and innovation occur with little meaningful oversight to maintain order. There’s a new sheriff in town, though…by which I mean lawmakers imposing regulation on the IoT space. The tide of regulation began w...

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Consumer IoT products: Governments opening the doors on cybersecurity regulation CONSUMER IOT PRODUCTS: GOVERNMENTS OPENING THE DOORS ON CYBERSECURITY REGULATION

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Aug 23, 2019

At the EU level, Regulation (EU) 2019/881 on ENISA (the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity) and on information and communication technology cybersecurity certification (known as the “Cybersecurity Act”) entered into force in June. The Cybersecurity Act creates a framework for EU-wid...

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Evolution of Data Management: The Role of Streaming Data and IoT Data Architecture EVOLUTION OF DATA MANAGEMENT: THE ROLE OF STREAMING DATA AND IOT DATA ARCHITECTURE

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Aug 22, 2019

Gartner has predicted that there will be 20.4 billion connected things in existence by 2020. Those things range from Internet of Things (IoT) sensors on manufacturing equipment, to smart electric meters attached to homes, to continuous glucose monitors worn by people with diabetes. As the sources an...

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Why IoT Devices Are a Worthy Investment for Hospitals WHY IOT DEVICES ARE A WORTHY INVESTMENT FOR HOSPITALS

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Aug 22, 2019

The Internet of Things in healthcare is continuously growing. According to an Aruba Networks report, 87 percent of healthcare organizations will be using IoT devices by this year.A separate report from Accenture found that today’s healthcare organizations dedicate an average of 10 percent of t...

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IoT Security: A White Hat Hacker Clarifies a Fuzzy Subject IOT SECURITY: A WHITE HAT HACKER CLARIFIES A FUZZY SUBJECT

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Aug 22, 2019

Internet of Things device can be elusive. That is a fact Deral Heiland, who is the IoT research lead at Rapid7, knows well. For one thing, such devices tend to pop up in myriad environments — inside and outside offices and industrial facilities. “Shadow devices are very common,” he...

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Deutsche Telekom launches EU-wide IoT tariffs with half-price offer DEUTSCHE TELEKOM LAUNCHES EU-WIDE IOT TARIFFS WITH HALF-PRICE OFFER

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Aug 22, 2019

Deutsche Telekom has introduced European Union-wide tariffs for its internet of things (IoT) service.The offer comes from Telekom Deutschland, the group’s subsidiary in Germany, but is available across all 28 members of the EU, including the UK, whose government is planning to leave at the end...

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Using NEM’s Catapult Blockchain and the Power of IoT to Combat Gas Pump Credit Card Skimmers USING NEM’S CATAPULT BLOCKCHAIN AND THE POWER OF IOT TO COMBAT GAS PUMP CREDIT CARD SKIMMERS

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Aug 21, 2019

I was seated in the chair of my local bank, excitedly waiting to open a new bank account. As I was handed my new VISA debit card on the spot, I imagined the convenience that a powerful electronic payment solution would bring. Upon giving me the drill on my new card, the first words out of the bank m...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets. You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design). But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in this race. Yo...

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IoT in Utilities: A look at Future Applications IOT IN UTILITIES: A LOOK AT FUTURE APPLICATIONS

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Aug 20, 2019

You expect the television to turn on, clean water to gush from your tap and your furnace to kick in if the temperatures dip. Those unceasing demands for reliable service, however, could be holding the utilities industry back from innovating for the future, analyst said. “Keeping the power flow...

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Over 4,000 IoT Devices Bricked by Silex Malware OVER 4,000 IOT DEVICES BRICKED BY SILEX MALWARE

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Aug 20, 2019

At least 4,000 IoT devices, and probably more were bricked thanks to a new strain of malware called Silex and the 14-year-old hacker who unleashed it. Silex was first discovered by Akamai senior intelligence response engineer Larry Cashdollar. It’s similar to 2017’s Brickerbot in that it...

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Evaluating the Role of IoT and Blockchain in Transportation EVALUATING THE ROLE OF IOT AND BLOCKCHAIN IN TRANSPORTATION

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Aug 20, 2019

Let’s assume IoT platforms are only as valuable as the data they generate. If that’s the case, blockchain technology might help enterprises exploit that data further. The digital ledgering technology provides a clear way of logging and exchanging data securely among various members of an...

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Is 5G Ready For IoT? IS 5G READY FOR IOT?

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Aug 19, 2019

5G is finally here. This year, we’ve seen the first 5G networks going live for consumers in the US, UK and South Korea. It’s the first generation of cellular network technology designed with IoT applications in mind and will make a big difference in the medium to long-term. But, for anyo...

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Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: The Brain of a Smart City ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND MACHINE LEARNING: THE BRAIN OF A SMART CITY

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Aug 16, 2019

Another post in my series on smart cities and privacy. This continues from the previous post Smart City Data: A Convoluted Web.The data collected by sensors and IoT devices in the smart city have to, somehow, be used. Information can provide insights to spot patterns and trends. If you have enough o...

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6 Ways 5G Will Change the IoT Solutions Space 6 WAYS 5G WILL CHANGE THE IOT SOLUTIONS SPACE

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Aug 15, 2019

Why is 5G one of the most anxiously awaited technologies in recent memory, and why is it so geopolitically consequential? Because 5G has the potential to change the world.Between 2018 and 2025, operators and investors will bet about $1 trillion globally on 5G becoming the de-facto wireless communica...

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Intelligence Brief: Why are the days of IoT numbered? INTELLIGENCE BRIEF: WHY ARE THE DAYS OF IOT NUMBERED?

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Aug 14, 2019

Last week, IoT blogger and journalist Stacey Higginbotham tweeted a fairly innocuous query. “Serious question: Do you think a printer is an IoT device?” What resulted was a prime example of Twitter at its best. Across a few days, the tweet generated an impressive conversation. It generat...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus? All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals, the ...

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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How IoT is Transforming Supply Chain Management HOW IOT IS TRANSFORMING SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Aug 13, 2019

There has been a lot of writing about the Internet of Things (IoT) and how it is going to affect almost every global industry, from retail to transportation. IoT is set to revolutionize the supply chain—both in terms of its operational efficiencies and revenue opportunities—by making it ...

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6 WAYS AUTOMOTIVE IOT IS DRIVING THE FUTURE OF CARS 6 WAYS AUTOMOTIVE IOT IS DRIVING THE FUTURE OF CARS

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Aug 13, 2019

The half-baked dorm-room philosophers were right: Everything isconnected, man.These days computer chips and sensors are lodged inside everything from washing machines to light bulbs to workout attire. But few industries are being transformed by the mass connect-ification of objects, aka the Internet...

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5 steps to smarter, safer cities 5 STEPS TO SMARTER, SAFER CITIES

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Aug 12, 2019

It seems that at every turn, there is buzz surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT) and the benefits it can bring to the world around us, says Mike Beevor, field chief technologist, Pivot3.With the increase in the use of connected devices and other infrastructure, it is only fitting that global orga...

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Taoglas Acquires Firmwave to Enable Next-Generation IoT TAOGLAS ACQUIRES FIRMWAVE TO ENABLE NEXT-GENERATION IOT

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Aug 12, 2019

Taoglas, a provider of IoT antenna and RF solutions, recently announced the acquisition of Firmwave, an IoT product design, and engineering company, reportedly in order to deliver Next-Generation IoT to industries such as healthcare, energy and utilities, supply chain and logistics, transportation, ...

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Why Makerspaces Are Democratizing IoT Development WHY MAKERSPACES ARE DEMOCRATIZING IOT DEVELOPMENT

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Aug 10, 2019

As makerspaces pop up across the United States, they’re democratizing the equipment and skillsets people need to transform their ideas into physical objects. Increasingly, those objects are connected to the Internet, making them a breeding ground for IoT development. We have existed for so lon...

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Enterprises share their IoT challenges at IoT Day Shanghai ENTERPRISES SHARE THEIR IOT CHALLENGES AT IOT DAY SHANGHAI

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Aug 08, 2019

At our recent IoT Day Shanghai event, we had the opportunity to sit down for a roundtable discussion with several enterprises operating in Asia to discuss the challenges and pain points they have encountered in their IoT journeys. The session was an open and frank sharing of ideas and insights among...

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IoT and blockchain: Are we there yet? IOT AND BLOCKCHAIN: ARE WE THERE YET?

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Aug 08, 2019

The internet of things (IoT) and blockchain -- they should go together like strawberries and cream, right? What could make more sense than a constant stream of data about devices, their state, and their use, combined with a distributed and trustworthy mechanism for anyone to read or say things about...

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IoT Sector Report: How to prepare for tech’s Wild West IOT SECTOR REPORT: HOW TO PREPARE FOR TECH’S WILD WEST

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Aug 06, 2019

The internet of things (IoT), industrial internet of hings (IIoT) and edge computing sectors are expanding at a breakneck pace. Research firm IDC forecasts that worldwide IoT spending will reach $745 billion in 2019 and surpass the $1 trillion mark by 2022.In this Insider Pro special report investig...

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Re-Emerging Mirai-Like Botnets Are Threatening IoT Security in 2019 RE-EMERGING MIRAI-LIKE BOTNETS ARE THREATENING IOT SECURITY IN 2019

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Aug 06, 2019

Without a single shadow of a doubt, the reemergence of the notorious Mirai botnet in the IoT infrastructure presents some grave challenges for security developers as well as forces us to reflect on the state of security of IoT in 2019.While such unethical malware attacks are now widely regarded as t...

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STRONTIUM hackers targeting corporate networks via IoT devices: Microsoft STRONTIUM HACKERS TARGETING CORPORATE NETWORKS VIA IOT DEVICES: MICROSOFT

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Aug 06, 2019

Security researchers at the Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center have found a new cyber-threat against popular IoT devices—a VOIP phone, an office printer, and a video recorder. The cybercriminals are using these devices to gain initial access to corporate networks.The attacks on these IoT dev...

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Making IoT Data Valuable MAKING IOT DATA VALUABLE

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Aug 05, 2019

We’re reminded almost daily about the great opportunities and possibilities the Internet of Things bring to the table. From railroad sensors that help prevent catastrophes to smartwatches that help us stay fit, more than 150 IoT devices get connected to the internet every second. But the data ...

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Microsoft: Russian state hackers are using IoT devices to breach enterprise networks MICROSOFT: RUSSIAN STATE HACKERS ARE USING IOT DEVICES TO BREACH ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

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Aug 05, 2019

One of Russia's elite state-sponsored hacking groups is going after IoT devices as a way to breach corporate networks, from where they pivot to other more high-value targets.Attacks have been observed in the wild said the Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center, one of the OS maker's cyber-secu...

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Industrial IoT and the Building Blocks for Industry 4.0 INDUSTRIAL IOT AND THE BUILDING BLOCKS FOR INDUSTRY 4.0

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Aug 05, 2019

If you want to build something new, it helps to have new building blocks. The First Industrial Revolution came about in the late 18th century because it supplied new infrastructure — new building blocks for the economy in the form of steam power and mechanized tools, among others.The Second In...

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Arm’s Latest IoT Connectivity Platform Features Automation ARM’S LATEST IOT CONNECTIVITY PLATFORM FEATURES AUTOMATION

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Aug 02, 2019

While the term Internet of Things may have been coined in roughly 1999, momentum around the subject didn’t begin to build until the early 2010s. In those years, a growing number of industry analysts began to sense its potential to drive economic growth. What was mostly missing in that time fra...

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4 Ways IoT and Data Science Are Being Used to Fight Climate Change 4 WAYS IOT AND DATA SCIENCE ARE BEING USED TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE

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Aug 02, 2019

New technologies, such as the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), and applied data science in general, have the potential to advance our understanding and ability to effectively address climate change. One promise of IoT is to make all kinds of devices and environments more effic...

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IoT to Be a Big Driver of Growth But Industry Lacks the Necessary Skills IOT TO BE A BIG DRIVER OF GROWTH BUT INDUSTRY LACKS THE NECESSARY SKILLS

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Aug 01, 2019

Companies are rapidly adopting and embracing IoT but a new survey from Microsoft shows there is a wide skills gap when it comes to this segment of the market. Microsoft surveyed more than 3,000 IoT decision-makers employed by enterprises and found many believe 30% of the company's revenue will c...

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Industrial IoT Cybersecurity Trends and Developments INDUSTRIAL IOT CYBERSECURITY TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS

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Aug 01, 2019

It’s reasonable for companies to be concerned about the security of IoT device deployments in industrial environments. Each device has an associated risk to data and operational integrity. A compromised inter-net-connected device could create a pathway for attacks on connected systems, includi...

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Top 10 IoT security risks for businesses TOP 10 IOT SECURITY RISKS FOR BUSINESSES

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Aug 01, 2019

While the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) opens up new benefits for organizations, they also create significant cybersecurity risks and a widening attack surface. Yet many companies fail to recognize the scope of the risk they face when using connected d...

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How IoT Can Make Your Home and City Smarter HOW IOT CAN MAKE YOUR HOME AND CITY SMARTER

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Aug 01, 2019

Today, it’s hard to say which ambition came first: smart cities/homes or the Internet of Things (IoT). In short, both suggest a vision of ubiquitous computing, first propelled by Mike Koniavsky. “Ubicomp” is the practice of incorporating information processing and network communica...

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How Much Do Organizations Understand the Risk Exposure of IoT Devices? HOW MUCH DO ORGANIZATIONS UNDERSTAND THE RISK EXPOSURE OF IOT DEVICES?

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Aug 01, 2019

In the digital age, cyber is everywhere. Cyber risk now permeates nearly every aspect of how we live and work. Organizations should better understand how to manage the risks created by known and unknown Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial IoT (IIoT) devices .Security-by-design saves time it take...

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AIoT: The Intersection of AI and IoT for Better and Faster Decision Making AIOT: THE INTERSECTION OF AI AND IOT FOR BETTER AND FASTER DECISION MAKING

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Jul 31, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been around for quite some time. And Artificial Intelligence (AI) has seen more than its share of iterations as well. But the combination of the two? That’s something that’s just starting to garner its share of the spotlight. It actually involves the embe...

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How JT can give your Smart City an edge in IoT HOW JT CAN GIVE YOUR SMART CITY AN EDGE IN IOT

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Jul 30, 2019

JT has been keeping its customers connected for over 120 years with a reliable, flexible, and easy to use service; even now we are leading telecom industry forward by adapting to the latest trends in technology, including Smart Cities and IoT.Through our experience with connected cities and the rest...

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IoT roundup: Connected cows, food safety sensors and tracking rent-a-bikes IOT ROUNDUP: CONNECTED COWS, FOOD SAFETY SENSORS AND TRACKING RENT-A-BIKES

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Jul 30, 2019

While the public image of agriculture remains a bit antiquated, the industry is actually an increasingly sophisticated one, and farmers have been particularly enthusiastic in their embrace of IoT. Everything from GPS-guided precision for planting, watering and harvesting to remote soil monitoring an...

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How crooks can cover up crimes by hacking IoT cameras to show fake footage HOW CROOKS CAN COVER UP CRIMES BY HACKING IOT CAMERAS TO SHOW FAKE FOOTAGE

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Jul 30, 2019

Security vulnerabilities in Internet of Things surveillance cameras can allow hackers to remotely gain access to networks and manipulate live-streamed footage to hide evidence of crimes, researchers have warned. Security analysts at Forescout set up a laboratory using common IoT devices like IP came...

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Urgent11 security flaws impact routers, printers, SCADA, and many IoT devices URGENT11 SECURITY FLAWS IMPACT ROUTERS, PRINTERS, SCADA, AND MANY IOT DEVICES

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Jul 29, 2019

Security researchers have disclosed details today about 11 vulnerabilities known collectively as "Urgent11" that impact a wide range of devices, from routers to medical systems, and from printers to industrial equipment. The vulnerabilities affect VxWorks, a real-time operating system crea...

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New High-Level IoT Security Guidelines from NIST NEW HIGH-LEVEL IOT SECURITY GUIDELINES FROM NIST

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Jul 29, 2019

First in a series to help organizations understand and mitigate risks.The National Insitute of Standards (NIST) has released general new IoT security guidelines that adapt principles from the federal agency’s Cybersecurity Framework for the new IoT era.Considerations for Managing Internet of T...

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Why All This IoT Heel-Dragging? WHY ALL THIS IOT HEEL-DRAGGING?

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Jul 28, 2019

There has been a clear trend of industrial organizations ramping up efforts to capture data—usually designed to enable an extended view of equipment health, asset status and other system components. A while back, I talked about how there's no point in compiling and analyzing data without h...

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How to Connect an iOS App to AWS IoT HOW TO CONNECT AN IOS APP TO AWS IOT

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Jul 26, 2019

This post describes how to connect an iOS app via MQTT (websocket) to AWS IoT, without requiring users to be authenticated with AWS Cognito, generating unique X.509 certificates in each distribution of the app or using AWS Amplify. This article presents a quick, lightweight solution.Quick disclaimer...

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IoT Analytics: When Is a Truly Smart Home Arriving? IOT ANALYTICS: WHEN IS A TRULY SMART HOME ARRIVING?

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Jul 26, 2019

Let’s be honest. The truly smart home hasn’t arrived. Yes, It’s fun to envision a future in which the tech companies supporting connected speakers and related devices offer a suite of services designed to make our lives more seamless. Imagine powerful computers leveraging sophistic...

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How Does Artificial Intelligence (AI) Power the Internet of Things (IoT)? HOW DOES ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) POWER THE INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)?

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Jul 25, 2019

Everyone wants a part of the IoT sphere, and many people don’t even realize the smart devices they’re using fall under the category. IoT, or the Internet of Things, is comprised of hardware that functions thanks to the existence of the internet.Where some high technology is strictly soft...

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How IoT Security Risks Derailing Robotics HOW IOT SECURITY RISKS DERAILING ROBOTICS

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Jul 25, 2019

Driven by advances in technologies such as artificial intelligence and deep learning, the mobile robots market is projected to grow to $54.1 billion by 2023 from $18.7 billion last year, according to Markets and Markets. But for robotics to progress, security for the internet of things (IoT) needs t...

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Report: Smart-city IoT isn’t smart enough yet REPORT: SMART-CITY IOT ISN’T SMART ENOUGH YET

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Jul 25, 2019

Security arrangements for smart-city IoT technology around the world are in an alarming state of disrepair, according to a report from Forrester Research that argues serious changes are needed in order to avoid widespread compromises.Much of what’s wrong has to do with a lack of understanding ...

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Reports: As the IoT grows, so do its threats to DNS REPORTS: AS THE IOT GROWS, SO DO ITS THREATS TO DNS

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Jul 24, 2019

The internet of things is shaping up to be a more significant threat to the Domain Name System through larger IoT botnets, unintentional adverse effects of IoT-software updates and the continuing development of bot-herding software.The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and ...

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When it comes to the IoT, Wi-Fi has the best security WHEN IT COMES TO THE IOT, WI-FI HAS THE BEST SECURITY

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Jul 24, 2019

When it comes to connecting internet of things (IoT) devices, there is a wide variety of networks to choose from, each with its own set of capabilities, advantages and disadvantages, and ideal use cases. Good ol’ Wi-Fi is often seen as a default networking choice, available in many places, but...

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Smart Building Security: Creating Your Digital Fortress SMART BUILDING SECURITY: CREATING YOUR DIGITAL FORTRESS

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Jul 24, 2019

A growing number of commercial and private buildings are incorporating smart technology in their design and daily operations. Smart buildings bring a wide range of conveniences to property managers, but the Internet of Things (IoT) technology that allows buildings and devices to communicate also pre...

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