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IoT Institute & IoT World News Join Forces
Jeremy Coward  
4/25/2017   16 comments
To make our IoT coverage as comprehensive and authoritative as possible, we're delighted to announce that our website is merging with The IoT Institute.
The Internet of Things Revolution is Underway: How companies, consumers & industries are about to feel the IoT
Jeremy Coward  
4/21/2017   22 comments
The route to super-connected events, virtual reality stores and 100% mobility across entire populations are all now in reaching distance thanks to the internet of things.
Artificial Intelligence is Unshackling DHL's Supply Chain Potential
Jeremy Coward  
4/18/2017   48 comments
When logistics improves, all industries benefit. DHL Supply Chain's CIO explains to us how AI and IoT are changing the game for his company, its partners and its competitors.
IIC's New Industrial Internet Connectivity Framework & Why You Should Care
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4/4/2017   15 comments
The Industrial Internet Consortium's Industrial Internet Connectivity Framework went largely unnoticed, yet it holds a wealth of critical information for any company considering industrial internet implementations.
Inside IBM Watson's Munich HQ: The World's Foremost Industrial IoT Playground
Jeremy Coward  
3/28/2017   43 comments
Nicola Villa is an IBM veteran who currently fills two job roles for the tech behemoth. Ahead of June's Internet of Things World Europe conference, he talked IoT World News through IBM's Bavarian-based IoT playground.
The 6 Leading Industries for IoT Deployment
News Analysis  
3/24/2017   46 comments
Profiling the six industries doing the most with IoT currently & where they're using it, as identified by IDC.
Mapping Your IoT Monetization Strategy for 2017
News Analysis  
3/22/2017   18 comments
The internet of things could ultimately drive a multi-trillion dollar impact on the global economy. But, in 2016, monetizing the IoT hasn’t always been straightforward.
The Construction Industry’s Future Efficiency is Reliant on IoT
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3/20/2017   8 comments
Bosch IoT head Eli Share explains why construction industry is primed to become the next big thing for IoT service providers & applications.
How Silicon Valley Brought IoT to Super Bowl 50
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3/14/2017   42 comments
CEO Keith Bruce describes how Silicon Valley's biggest players - including Uber, Apply, Visa and Facebook - collaborated to create the most technologically advanced Super Bowl in history.
How Supply Chains Innovate to Keep Pace in a Digitised World
News Analysis  
3/13/2017   16 comments
See how DHL and similar companies are transforming their supply chains to benefit the end-user, courtesy of the IoT.
Mastercard's Vision of Virtual Reality Banks & Augmented Reality Incentives
Jeremy Coward  
3/10/2017   31 comments
Virtual reality and augmented reality remain nascent technologies, but Mastercard is already working on its plans to leverage them as they anticipate mass adoption among consumers.
Edge Analytics: A New Frontier for the IoT
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3/3/2017   12 comments
Edge analytics is quickly chaining the model of how IoT functions, easing data overload by determining which information requires further action.
Maximizing Returns on an Internet of Things Investment
News Analysis  
2/21/2017   14 comments
Covering the critical components required in an IoT service that will deliver consistently at enterprise level.
Bridging the IoT Reality Gap: Digital Solutions for Analog Problems
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2/20/2017   34 comments
In order to bridge this gap, it’s paramount to understand how the technology can address specific problems in vertical industries.
When Will the Industrial Internet of Things Floodgates Open?
Jeremy Coward  
2/14/2017   26 comments
Scott Amyx points to key industrial IoT case studies to watch out for in 2017, and explains why new environments spell new challenges for the IIoT this year.
Security Challenges for Enabling the Industrial Internet of Things
News Analysis  
2/7/2017   18 comments
Bridging the chasm between IT and industrial operations’ security paradigms.
Where is the Internet of Things Headed in 2017?
News Analysis  
2/3/2017   14 comments
Taking a look at some of the trends that are anticipated to both boost and hamper IoT in its efforts to make "things" work better.
Security is the Missing Factor in Embedded Devices
News Analysis  
2/1/2017   20 comments
Specialized devices need specialized security -- and traditional solutions simply don’t cut it to keep industrial and critical embedded devices safe from attack.
The Value Chain is Evolving for Connected-Home Companies
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1/31/2017   9 comments
Connected-home companies are going through transformational growing pains from an unexpected source -- smartphone control. How should they adapt?
The Future of Smart Buildings, Smart Building Technology & IoT
Jeremy Coward  
1/24/2017   49 comments
The internet of things market is growing exponentially, in value as well as size, and the value of the smart building market is growing in tandem. How can companies on the buy and sell sides take advantage?
How Can Manufacturers Break into the Smart Home Market?
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1/23/2017   14 comments
The market for all-encompassing, easy-to-use smart home applications is steadily growing. Are enough manufacturers taking advantage?
Powering the Sharing Economy to Transform Lives
Jeremy Coward  
1/17/2017   20 comments
ZipCar, Lyft, Grab and the Prime Minister's Office of Singapore discuss the sharing economy and its role in the development of smart cities.
BeyondTrust Unveils Enterprise IoT Vulnerability Scanner
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1/12/2017   7 comments
Cybersecurity company BeyondTrust has introduced its new RIoT Scanner aimed at identifying devices that are susceptible to a compromise and could lead to an attack.
IoT to Kick-Start Digital Development for Irish Healthcare, Says HSE
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1/4/2017   4 comments
Richard Corbridge, CIO at Health Service Executive, explains how IoT is already impacting digital healthcare in Ireland and where he sees the industry heading.
It's Past Time That Companies Planned for IoT's Impact
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1/4/2017   13 comments
The IoT will change everything. Every entrepreneur should already have been considering the implications – if you haven't, now's the time to start.
How Many Enterprises Capture Data for IoT Purposes? More Than You’d Think.
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12/30/2016   26 comments
The Internet of Things is gaining mindshare among enterprises with 71% of them reporting that they’re gating data for IoT initiatives today. That’s according to the latest Voice of the Enterprise: Internet of Things (IoT) Organizational Dynamics survey by 451 Research.
TDK Eyes Up IvenSense for $1.3bn to Advance IoT Sensor Technology
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12/28/2016   9 comments
Japanese electronics manufacturer TDK is considering acquiring U.S. chip maker IvenSense for $1.3 billion, to strengthen its sensors offering.
IoT Forecasts for 2017: Telecoms, 5G, Networks, Regulation & More
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12/21/2016   7 comments
Analysys Mason predicts the IoT activity expected in 2017 for Telecoms, 5G, Networks, Spectrum, Regulation, Connected Cars, Smart Energy and Smart Cities.
Connected Devices to Top 46 Billion in Just 5 Years' Time
Craig Galbraith  
12/15/2016   69 comments
Connected devices are on the march but there are technical issues to address, says Juniper Research.
Who Will Save Us When the Bots Take Control?
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12/14/2016   10 comments
As the IoT grows the vulnerability of its devices grows too, with larger DDoS attacks becoming increasingly likely. Luckily, there's a solution in place meaning these devices do not need to be recalled.
Aruba Revamps Company Strategy to Address IoT Security Worries
News Analysis  
12/13/2016   12 comments
HPE-owned Aruba Networks rolls out new solutions, partnerships and infrastructure to ensure that its IoT strategy properly addresses security.
Restaurants Turn to IoT to Improve Operations & Enhance Food Safety
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12/8/2016   15 comments
An increasing number of restaurants are becoming connected to help ensure customer safety and protect their brand, as demonstrated by VeriSolutions and AT&T.
IBM Devotes More Resources to IoT Transformation
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12/2/2016   3 comments
IBM has announced new services to hep enterprise clients, startups and developers explore Internet of Things innovations.
Visibility, Automation & Orchestration: 3 Key Capabilities for IoT Security
News Analysis  
11/30/2016   3 comments
V.A.O. (visibility, automation and orchestration) are three crucial capabilities organizations need to develop to ensure secure practices within the IoT ecosystem.
Verizon to Offer IoT Fast Track Services in Early 2017
News Analysis  
11/24/2016   22 comments
The service will connect small business owners interested in IoT ventures with Verizon consultants.
Verizon IoT Business Set to Surpass $1bn
News Analysis  
11/24/2016   14 comments
Verizon said it was going to double down on IoT – and the move seems to be paying dividends.
1 Trillion Connected Devices & Insights to Match: IoT's Leaders Step Forward at Internet of Things World
Jeremy Coward  
11/21/2016   15 comments
Key takeaways from the keynotes of day one at Internet of Things World 2016 in Europe.
4 Women Making a Big Difference in the World of IoT
Jeremy Coward  
11/18/2016   26 comments
The Internet of Things suffers from a gender imbalance. What can be done about it?
Libelium IoT Platform Powers US Smart Cities With LoRaWAN & Sigfox
Buffy Naylor  
11/14/2016   5 comments
Libelium announces it has added LoRaWAN and Sigfox wireless connectivity for North America to a smart water project in San Francisco and a smart environment project in Colorado.
Rise of the Internet of the Patient
News Analysis  
11/11/2016   4 comments
The biggest revolution in 21st century healthcare has been digital transformation assisted by smart, connected devices, also known as the Internet of the Patient.
How Maersk Line Uses IoT to Stay Cool on the High Seas
News Analysis  
11/4/2016   2 comments
Ahead of her keynote at IoT World in Dublin later this November, Maersk Line's Catja Hjorth Rasmussen talks about how the company uses IoT to keep things cool on the high seas.
Qualcomm/NXP Semiconductors to Create IoT Powerhouse
News Analysis  
11/4/2016   1 comment
Qualcomm, a global provider of 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies, is expanding its footprint across key growth opportunities including the IoT by acquiring NXP Semiconductors.
Blockchain's Role in IoT Security, According to
Video Interviews  
11/3/2016   2 comments
Judd Bagley explains the advantages and drawbacks of blockchain and its viability as a cybersecurity solution at the IoT Security Summit 2016.
The Future of Blockchain, According to Blockbridge Advisory
Video Interviews  
11/2/2016   Post a comment
Susan Poole discusses opportunities for blockchain and her Blockchain 360 session at the IoT Security Summit 2016.
IoT Providing 'Path of Least Resistance' for Hackers, Says Report
News Analysis  
10/31/2016   4 comments
New research highlights common enterprise IoT devices that are hackable within a matter of minutes.
IoT Monitoring Devices in Healthcare Are in Good Shape
News Analysis  
10/31/2016   18 comments
An IoT special report on health and fitness IoT Devices 2016 from Mobile Experts LLC paints a bright picture for wearable technology for medical applications.
IoT Security Summit: Adopt, Adapt, Develop
News Analysis  
10/27/2016   10 comments
Healthcare and government funding of IoT security companies were two key focuses at the first day of the IoT Security Summit 2016.
Rising Demand for Connected Devices to Drive IoT Growth Through 2021
News Analysis  
10/26/2016   32 comments
The Internet of Things is confounding the naysayers by living up to its hype as increasing standard of living fuels growing demand for smarter devices, systems and equipment.
IoT to the 'Extreme': Survey Reveals Top Uses, Security Concerns
News Analysis  
10/26/2016   14 comments
Research from Extreme Networks finds many businesses from a variety of industries are on the verge of implementing IoT, despite prominent security concerns.
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To make our IoT coverage as comprehensive and authoritative as possible, we're delighted to announce that our website is merging with The IoT Institute.
Deep drilling is more crucial to Royal Dutch Shell than ever – except now much of the precious resource they're after is digital. Shell IT CTO Johan Krebbers tells us how IoT is essential for capturing data, but is otherwise a relatively small part of their overall digitalization agenda, in this exclusive interview.
The route to super-connected events, virtual reality stores and 100% mobility across entire populations are all now in reaching distance thanks to the internet of things.
When logistics improves, all industries benefit. DHL Supply Chain's CIO explains to us how AI and IoT are changing the game for his company, its partners and its competitors.
When Europe's smart city prowess is discussed, Russia is frequently overlooked - very unfairly, as our interview with the head of Moscow's smart city lab shows.
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