IoT Scotland smart network set to transform Glasgow

VoIP Review | February 14, 2019

IoT Scotland smart network set to transform Glasgow
Smart infrastructure company Boston Networks has announced the launch of an Internet of Things (IoT) network for Scotland at the Glasgow Science Centre. During the first stage of the IoT Scotland program, Glasgow will get 22 long range wide-area network (LoRaWAN) gateways. This will provide 99 percent of the required coverage, making the city the most LoRA-covered in the UK, “with the potential to become the smartest”. IoT Scotland will manage a wireless sensor network to collect data from and exchange that data between compatible IoT devices, and transmit the information without the need for mobile phone or Wi-Fi connectivity. The initiative will enable businesses and public sector organisations to develop new and innovative applications, supporting the expansion of smart places throughout the country.

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Although the “Internet of Things” concept has been around for some years, global deployment of IoT networks has increased rapidly during the 12 months, and the concept is spreading to industry with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The IoT centralizes data through wireless technology and uses machine learning and big data analysis to turn that data into valuable information. Bringing this concept to legacy industrial applications can reduce costs, increase productivity, and maximize uptime.

Spotlight

Although the “Internet of Things” concept has been around for some years, global deployment of IoT networks has increased rapidly during the 12 months, and the concept is spreading to industry with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The IoT centralizes data through wireless technology and uses machine learning and big data analysis to turn that data into valuable information. Bringing this concept to legacy industrial applications can reduce costs, increase productivity, and maximize uptime.

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