IoT Contract Hot List – July/Aug 2021

IoT Hot List July and Aug 2021 Get the inside track on who’s winning what IoT business.

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Vendor/PartnerClient, CountryProduct/Service (Duration & Value)AwardedSource
ActilityElsysActility joins with Elsys to offer a new Workspace Management Starter Kit focused on tracking work areas 24/7, and allowing for simultaneously monitoring of data in indoor environments for real-time monitoring of staff interventions, cleaning based on real-time usage data, and improvement of the team’s productivity for better organisation.7,21Full Details
ActilityTensei PhilippinesActility has partnered with Tensei Philippines enabling clients to deploy IoT solutions for smart buildings embedded with private LoRaWAN network infrastructure using Actility’s ThingPark Enterprise platform, and Abeeway devices for asset management and workforce safety.8,21Full Details
AdobeFluent CommerceFluent Commerce joins the Adobe Exchange Partner Program as a Premier Partner, to enable omnichannel order and inventory management at scale, and deliver efficiency and flexibility. In addition, Fluent Commerce developed a connector that enables fast integration between Fluent Order Management and Adobe Commerce and Magento Open Source.8,21Full Details
Allied Electronics & AutomationOmron Industrial AutomationAllied Electronics & Automation is partnering with Omron to implement simple, elegant, and cost-effective predictive maintenance solutions that monitor equipment status in real-time, apart from using artificial intelligence to identify and schedule optimal windows of opportunity to schedule repairs.8,21Full Details
Allstar Business SolutionsEB ChargingUK fuel management company Allstar Business Solutions announced its new partnership with electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure provider, EB Charging. The partnership will begin with 59 charge points before the rest of EB’s network will be added over the coming months to the multi-branded Allstar One Electric network, as they are upgraded to accept the Allstar One Electric Card.7,21Full Details
Amazon Web Services (AWS)AlkiraAlkira announced integrated business relationship on co-selling and service with AWS to provide increased agility and advanced networking and security to AWS customers.8,21Full Details
Amazon Web Services (AWS)Green CustardGreen Custard Ltd secured the status of advanced consulting partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN), as the U.K.-based company specialises in Industry 4.0, connected devices and smart building systems.8,21Full Details
Amazon Web Services (AWS)ShutterstockShutterstock announced availability of its data on AWS Data Exchange to ​train computer vision models at scale with precision, advancing their computer vision technology.7,21Full Details
Amazon Web Services (AWS)Wyndham Hotels & ResortsWyndham Hotels & Resorts has chosen AWS’ comprehensive portfolio of cloud technologies to develop and deploy next-generation capabilities for travelers and franchisees across its 21 brands in nearly 95 countries, with the intention of enhancing guest experience.8,21Full Details
AnodotQwiltQwilt adopts Anodot’s AI-powered platform to ensure its content delivery service provides a high level of customer experience, as Anodot empowers the edge cloud application developer with real-time insights into potential streaming performance issues to support superior quality delivery.8,21Full Details
AT&TKigenAT&T and Kigen are working together to help customers streamline their supply chains. They aim to reduce the time to market for enterprises who want to leverage SIM, embedded SIM (eSIM) and integrated SIM (iSIM) secured connectivity deep in their Internet of Things (IoT) devices.8,21Full Details
AVEVARIB SoftwareAVEVA partners with RIB Software to enhance AVEVA’s Project Execution portfolio, by extending the AVEVA Unified Project Execution solution to include new capabilities from the RIB MTWO platform, such as enhanced estimation and project cost controls, improved dashboards and KPI monitoring.7,21Full Details
BTAssociated British Ports (ABP)BT and ABP are trialling the next generation of IoT and sensor technology to speed up the movement and processing of cargo goods, and digitise the Port of Ipswich’s logistics and operations processes.7,21Full Details
ConnexinMaidenhead UnitedMaidenhead United football club has partnered with IoT and smart city operator Connexin to digitally enhance the club through innovative technologies to build its new ‘smart’ stadium, in order to meet immediate and long-term digital solutions to elevate its offering. 7,21Full Details
Corero Network Security, Juniper NetworksPlusnetCorero Network Security and Juniper Networks have teamed up with Plusnet to provide their joint DDoS Protection Solution to protect its infrastructure, business and customers within seconds of a DDoS attack.7,21Full Details 
CreeSTMicroelectronicsCree, through its Wolfspeed business, and STMicroelectronics have expanded existing multi-year, long-term silicon carbide wafer supply agreement that calls for Cree to supply ST with 150mm silicon carbide bare and epitaxial wafers over the next several years. The silicon carbide-based power solutions are used across the automotive market as the industry moves from internal combustion engines to electric vehicles. 8,21Full Details
DeltaRapac, IsraelDelta has announced a partnership with Israel-based Rapac Communication & Infrastructure Ltd. to install its 200kW ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) chargers UFC200 series in Israel. Under the terms of the partnership, Delta and Rapac have supplied Delta’s UFC200 chargers to EV-EDGE, operator of the EV charging network in Israel, to support a growing number of EV drivers in Israel.7,21Full Details
EricssonVirgin Media O2Ericsson has been selected by Virgin Media O2 to deploy cloud native, container-based dual-mode 5G Standalone Core on cloud infrastructure in the UK, paving the way for Virgin Media O2 to deliver ultra-fast connectivity to consumers and develop advanced enterprise use cases.7,21Full Details
Ericsson BrazilJohn DeereEricsson Brazil and John Deere have established a partnership agreement to research and develop technological innovation using 5G technology to boost new agribusiness revenue. The agreement enables the companies to work together to develop solutions focused on 5G and the Internet of Things (IoT) to identify and solve issues in the sector through connectivity.7,21Full Details
Etihad CargoCargoAiEtihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Aviation Group, and CargoAi have partnered to elevate the carrier’s API accessibility for freight forwarders as part of its digitalisation strategy. 7,21Full Details
EveractiveArmstrong International Everactive announced the integration of its real-time monitoring technology with Armstrong International’s SAGE steam trap management software, and help minimise steam losses and reducing the associated energy costs and excess CO2 emissions.8,21Full Details
FogHornAramcoEnergy and chemicals company Aramco has deployed edge-powered computer vision solutions built on the FogHorn Lightning Edge AI platform at multiple sites, designed to enhance safety, provide proactive monitoring for equipment failure, and enable automation of drilling equipment and processes.8,21Full Details
Giesecke+Devrient (G+D)Pod GroupG+D has acquired Pod Group for an undisclosed amount to build on Pod Group’s positioning as a provider of the connectivity, infrastructure and managed services required by enterprises to own and control their IoT networks.7,21Full Details
Hitachi, Hitachi RailThales Ground Transportation SystemsHitachi Ltd. and Hitachi Rail have agreed to acquire Thales‘ Ground Transportation Systems business for an enterprise value of €1,660 million. The combined strength of Hitachi and GTS’s Digital expertise will also help Hitachi Rail to accelerate its ‘Mobility as a Service’ (MaaS) offering for a global customer base.8,21Full Details
HCL TechnologiesFiskars GroupHCL announced a multi-year agreement with Fiskars Group to enable Fiskars to standardise and harmonise their IT and business processes, drive operating model transformation, and increase overall digital maturity.7,21Full Details
HCL TechnologiesMunich ReTechnology company HCL has signed a contract with Munich Re to create a next-generation digital workplace for its workforce, and HCL will modernise and standardise workplace services for more than 16,000 employees in 40 countries.8,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesLyftHERE Technologies announced that Lyft has selected HERE Map Content and HERE Location Services to power their location searches and real-time road closures data.7,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesNexyadNexyad and HERE Technologies are now working together to apply cognitive AI to road safety. As part of the initiative, Nexyad will use cognitive AI to aggregate extensive data sources in a vehicle in real-time and interprets them to assess whether a certain driving behaviour is appropriate given the surrounding context.7,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesWeatherOpticsHERE Technologies joins with WeatherOptics to provide improved Estimated Time of Arrivals (ETAs) and optimized routing before and during high-impact weather situations. This gives customers new predictive insights, road conditions, and business disruption levels, with forecasts out to seven days in advance.8,21Full Details
HERE TechnologiesWipro LimitedHERE and Wipro partner to offer solutions in the areas of asset tracking, logistics, supply chain, smart-metering and analytics, field workforce management, and private mapping-as-a-service for indoor and outdoor real-time asset tracking to customers from energy and utilities, manufacturing, transport and logistics, telecom, and automotive industry verticals. 8,21Full Details
HiberWTS EnergyHiber has partnered with WTS Energy to add Hiber’s HiberHilo end-to-end IoT solution that makes well monitoring safer and more data-driven.7,21Full Details
HomeGrid ForumSignifyHomeGrid Forum announced that Signify has joined the organisation to expand the innovation and deployment of G.hn technology for Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) applications, which provides network connectivity within the premises like Wi-Fi does, but uses light waves instead of radio signals.7,21Full Details
IBMBlack & VeatchIBM and Black & Veatch have collaborated to market Asset Performance Management (APM) solutions, including remote monitoring technologies that combine near real-time data analytics with artificial intelligence (AI), to help customers keep equipment and assets running at peak performance and reliability.8,21Full Details
IBMColt Technology ServicesColt Technology Services has collaborated with IBM to help customers adopt an edge computing strategy, and jointly explore use cases using IBM Cloud Satellite and Edge Application Manager, designed to benefit enterprise customers globally across 29,000 enterprise buildings.7,21Full Details
IBMVerizonIBM has partnered with Verizon to expand the capabilities at IBM’s Industry Solution Lab in Coppell, Texas, to include a testbed environment for developing and testing innovative, 5G-enabled use cases for Industry 4.0 applications.8,21Full Details
Infineon TechnologiesRobert BoschInfineon Technologies and Robert Bosch GmbH are launching a new ultra-low-loss diode called Active Rectifying Diode for light vehicle generators. It enables an increase in generator efficiency of up to 8 percent compared to conventional power conversion methods and facilitates generators to qualify as eco-innovations as defined by the European Union.8,21Full Details
IvantiWIIO GroupIvanti Wavelink, the supply chain business unit of Ivanti, announced it has acquired an industrial internet of things (IIoT) platform owned by the WIIO Group, to enable customers with a complete view of their IIoT equipment, proactively identify and remediate issues, and build scalable applications that drive operational efficiency. 8,21Full Details
KanglimRidecellRidecell will collaborate with Kanglim to develop an IoT automation and mobility platform for specialty industrial vehicle fleets. 7,21Full Details
Keysight TechnologiesDEKRADEKRA chooses Keysight’s RF/RRM DVT & Conformance Toolset, RF Automation Toolset, and Wireless IoT Regulatory Test Solution 5G and internet of things (IoT) test solutions to expand 5G new radio (NR), Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5 device regulatory compliance services.7,21Full Details
KXTHINGS network, AWSKX joins Stockholm-based THINGS network focused on industry, infrastructure, utilities and mobility, and AWS ISV Workload Migration Program (WMP) that helps customers migrate ISV workloads to AWS to achieve their business goals and accelerate their cloud journey.7,21Full Details
KyoceraNagasaki UniversityKyocera and Nagasaki University have announced the joint development of an Energy Harvesting Smart Buoy, which combines Nagasaki University’s tidal current power generation technology with Kyocera’s IoT technology to collect reliable ocean data.8,21Full Details
Laird ConnectivityKORELaird Connectivity has partnered with IoT solutions and Connectivity-as-a-Service (CaaS) vendor KORE to offer a broad portfolio of wireless IoT sensors, gateways, and services that deliver wireless connectivity in remote or hard-to-reach locations. 8,21Full Details
Lanner ElectronicsIntelLanner Electronics has announced that its next-generation uCPE NCA-4025 networking COTS platform has been verified as an Intel Select Solution for uCPE Infrastructure on CentOS to provide high-level scalability, computing throughput, and virtualisation.8,21Full Details
Mavenir360 Communications360 Communications has selected Mavenir as its partner for leveraging end-to-end Open RAN using CBRS and EBS spectrum to support efforts to close the digital divide.7,21Full Details
MavenirLigadoLigado and Mavenir has partnered to develop base stations for 5G mobile satellite network that will connect tens of millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices across the U.S. and North America, to enable business-critical operations anywhere.8,21Full Details
MavenirTelekom Romania Mobile CommunicationsMavenir was selected by Telekom Romania Mobile Communications to deploy a cloud-native IMS (vIMS) platform together with VoLTE and VoWi-Fi microservices, to provide continuity of voice services for Telekom Romania, and strengthen its 4G/LTE network and facilitate the transition to 5G.8,21Full Details
MavenirTriangle CommunicationsMavenir was selected by Triangle Communications to deliver a fully virtualized Open RAN and Evolved Packet Core (EPC) network, showcasing that rural broadband utilizing fixed wireless access solutions can be delivered to several customers with open RAN wireless solution.8,21Full Details
Maxim IntegratedXailientMaxim Integrated and Xailient have announced that Maxim’s MAX78000 ultra-low power neural-network microcontroller detects and localises faces in video and images, using Xailient’s proprietary Detectum neural network.7,21Full Details
MobileyeZeekrMobileye, an Intel company, is expanding its long-term partnership with Zeekr, to introduce advanced safety technology for advanced, intelligent vehicles, and the vendors will work to create advanced ADAS systems with increasingly sophisticated capabilities for a variety of Zeekr models. 8,21Full Details
Moxa EuropeRobotron Datenbank-SoftwareMoxa Europe and Robotron Datenbank-Software have collaborated in the configuration and provision of IIoT platforms, as they focus on applications in demanding industries, such as process technology, oil and gas, and energy technology. 7,21Full Details
Munic.ioJackIoT’s first windshield breakage detection firm Jack has selected Munic.io to support its rollout in the United States and Europe. The Jack windshield-mounted device detects windshield impacts, analyses the severity and location data from each impact using proprietary cloud-based machine learning algorithms, and notifies the vehicle owner or insurer in real-time to enable proactive repair maintenance when required.7,21Full Details
NokiaCity of MelbourneNokia and the City of Melbourne have conducted a trial using Nokia Scene Analytics artificial intelligence (AI) technology to develop a deeper understanding of waste disposal behaviour, enabling the city to tackle the issue of waste dumping more efficiently.8,21Full Details
NokiaQualcomm, UScellularNokia, Qualcomm and UScellular secure world record for an extended range over mmWave of more than 10km utilising its 5G extended-range millimetre Wave (mmWave) solution on a commercial network. This paves the way to bring extended range 5G service with massive capacity and low latency to even more regions across the U.S., including rural areas.7,21Full Details
NokiaSafaricom, UNICEFNokia, Safaricom and UNICEF have come together to connect more primary schools to the Internet across Kenya, using Nokia FastMile 4G Fixed Wireless Access broadband, focusing on rural areas as well as disadvantaged urban areas.8,21Full Details
NokiaUnited GroupNokia has been chosen by United Group to deliver its cloud-native core network products in Bulgaria, Croatia and Slovenia, making Nokia the sole core vendor for the Group in those countries, and expanding the business relationship between the companies.8,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorChipolo, SloveniaChipolo has selected Nordic’s nRF52833 Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide the core processing and wireless connectivity for its Chipolo ONE Spot item finder.  7,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorConfidex, FinlandNordic Semiconductor has announced that Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company Confidex has selected Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) for its ‘Confidex Viking Tough’ beacon.7,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorHytronikHytronik has selected Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide the Bluetooth mesh wireless connectivity for its ecosystem of professional smart lighting solutions. 8,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorPanasonicPanasonic Industry’s PAN1781 module employs Nordic nRF52820 SoC to support Bluetooth direction finding and long range for battery-powered devices, to help provide support for a variety of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. 8,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorTitan Company, IndiaNordic Semiconductor announced that Titan has selected its nRF52832 Bluetooth 5.2/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) general purpose multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide the core processing power and wireless connectivity for Titan’s ‘Fastrack Reflex 3.0’ smartband.  7,21Full Details
Nordic SemiconductorTraqFreqTraqFreq has deployed Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth 5.2/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) general-purpose multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide the processing power and wireless connectivity for its ‘TraqFreq’ musical instrument activity tracker. 8,21Full Details
NSSLGlobalTelesatNSSLGlobal and satellite operator Telesat have signed a long-term cooperation agreement to collaborate on the commercial and technical aspects of Telesat’s new Low Earth Orbit (LEO) constellation, Telesat Lightspeed, which will initially consist of a global mesh network of 298 LEO satellites that are integrated with on-ground data networks.8,21Full Details
OrangeGlovoGlovo chooses digital voice solutions from Orange Business Services to help expand customer experience, with a variety of contact center and telephony services.7,21Full Details
OrangeSES NetworksOrange enters into a deal with SES Networks to integrate its global infrastructure with the global network coverage powered by SES Networks’ Skala Global Platform. The deal will enable Orange’s maritime customers to accelerate their digital transformation with higher-capacity satellite connectivity services provided jointly by SES Networks and Orange. 8,21Full Details
Qatar Airways CargoWebCargo by FreightosQatar Airways Cargo announced a further rollout of third-party eBooking platform, WebCargo by Freightos across the rest of the world, to enhance their booking experience with the airline, resulting in higher efficiencies and real-time responses for availability.8,21Full Details
Qualcomm TechnologiesCapgeminiQualcomm has collaborated with Capgemini to boost 5G private network implementations by supporting their clients’ digital transformation and delivering access to an off-the-shelf private network system which is fully tested and validated.7,21Full Details
Qualcomm TechnologiesSpokeSpoke, a mobility platform for safety and connectivity, announced plans to bring connected technology to vulnerable road users (VRUs), including bicyclists and scooter riders, using Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) solutions from Qualcomm Technologies.8,21Full Details
Quanergy SystemsSurveillance Systems Integrated (SSI) Quanergy Systems announces partnership with SSI to offer LiDAR-based surveillance that provides advanced security and business intelligence to casinos, retail, and commercial applications in the US market while working on improving the gaming industry’s security and operations. 7,21Full Details
RADIsrael’s Ministry of Communications, Israel Innovation AuthorityRAD has been selected by Israel’s Ministry of Communications and the Israel Innovation Authority for a pilot project designed to promote the use of 5G. The pilot will be carried out together with Israel’s National Transport Infrastructure Company and is part of a program to develop smart applications to improve communications infrastructure around the country.8,21Full Details
Renesas ElectronicsSyntiantRenesas Electronics and Syntiant announce joint development of a voice-controlled multimodal AI solution that enables low-power contactless operation for image processing in vision AI-based IoT and edge systems, such as self-checkout machines, security cameras, and video conference systems, and smart appliances.7,21Full Details
Rohde & SchwarzQuectelRohde & Schwarz partners with Quectel to announce verification of selected 3GPP test cases based on a system with its R&S CMW500 wideband radio communication tester against a Quectel AG15 C-V2X module.7,21Full Details
Rohde & SchwarzSlovak Air ForceRohde & Schwarz has been chosen as the radiocommunications supplier for Slovak Air Force F-16 Block 70 aircraft using the AN/ARC-238 system consisting of two transceivers – a remote controlled transceiver installed in the avionic bay and a transceiver in the cockpit accessible by a local control panel. 7,21Full Details
SelectQuoteZing HealthSelectQuote enters a new partnership with Zing Health for Medicare customers in Indiana, Illinois, and Michigan to promote community health in the greater Chicago, Detroit, and Indianapolis markets, to help create a collaborative, community-based approach.8,21Full Details
SemtechDICSemtech collaborates with DIC for its new line of HatteTotte sensors which operate using the LoRaWAN standard and can measure temperature, humidity, and the amount of light in a space. Its integration with LoRaWAN allows for low power consumption and long-distance communication, making the sensors ideal for smart building applications in malls, workspaces, and homes/apartments.7,21Full Details
SemtecheLichensSemtech and eLichens partner to prevent gas leak accidents in cities using new sensors utilizing LoRaWAN technology, to help gas utility companies significantly reduce gas leaks on their gas distribution network.8,21Full Details
SemtechIQNexusSemtech joined with IQnexus for its Indoor Air (IAQ) & Environment Quality (IEQ) sensors integrated with Semtech’s LoRa devices that run via the LoRaWAN standard for building automation systems.8,21Full Details
SemtechOxitSemtech collaborated with Oxit to support initiatives using Semtech’s low power wide area network (LPWAN) solutions that complements Oxit’s team of smart utilities experts. 8,21Full Details
SemtechSwiss PostSemtech has joined with Swiss Post, the national postal service of Switzerland, resulting in the deployment of Swiss Post ‘Order Pens’ leveraging Semtech’s LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN standard, to provide universal postal service to Swiss citizens and businesses.7,21Full Details
SenRaActilitySenRa and Actility partner to accelerate LoRaWAN adoption by delivering SenRa’s expertise in connectivity services and data analytics coupled with Actility’s advanced product portfolio, to allow for rapid deployments of LoRaWAN solutions across several IoT segments, such as smart cities, industrial IoT and smart buildings.7,21Full Details
SiemensBernmobil, SwitzerlandSiemens has been awarded a contract by Bernmobil, the Swiss capital’s public transport company, to supply charging infrastructure solutions for the operation of 14 new electric buses. These are to be deployed on Lines 19 and 21 beginning in early 2023.7,21Full Details
Siemens HealtineersTeamViewerTeamViewer and Siemens Healthineers partner to enable remote scanning service WeScan for diagnostic imaging, to help in combating the shortage of skilled radiology technologists.8,21Full Details
Siemens MobilityRailpoolRailpool, a European rail vehicle rental company, has ordered 20 Vectron MS multisystem locomotives from Siemens Mobility. The locomotives are intended for service in eleven countries along the Eastern Corridor (Germany, Austria, Poland, Croatia, Czechia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia), with deliveries set to begin in March 2022.8,21Full Details
Siemens MobilityRenfe, SpainSiemens Mobility and everis have been awarded a five-year contract by Renfe, the national railway company of Spain, to develop and operate a countrywide, intelligent Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform. The comprehensive digital platform will integrate various modes of shared and public transport, to enable passengers to identify and directly book the trip option that best meets their needs.8,21Full Details
Siemens MobilitySqillsSiemens Mobility has signed a binding agreement to acquire the Netherlands-based company Sqills, a provider in the provision of cloud-based inventory management, reservation, and ticketing software to public transport operators around the world for an agreed purchase price is €550 million, plus an earn-out.8,21Full Details
SoracomCharge AnalyticsCharge Analytics has selected Soracom to provide mission-critical cellular IoT connectivity to remote monitoring and control systems deployed in highly regulated industrial settings such as construction, manufacturing, mining, and chemical production.8,21Full Details
SpeedcastMining Company Katanga, CongoSpeedcast has been selected by Congolese mining contractor Mining Company Katanga for a three-year contract to deliver satellite connectivity services to its headquarters and a major mine complex in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). 8,21Full Details
TaoglasSmartsensor TechnologiesTaoglas has strengthened its IoT managed services offering with the acquisition of Smartsensor, which facilitates the expansion of Taoglas’ Connected Smart Services Business Unit, and provides real-time, data-driven insights and smart asset management solutions for the public and private sector.7,21Full Details
TAP Air CargoCargoAiTAP Air Cargo is embarking on a new step of rationalisation of freight reservation management processes by connecting with CargoAi, a digital booking services platform in the air freight industry. The primary objective of TAP Air Cargo is to offer its clients new, reliable, and customised services. 7,21Full Details
Texas InstrumentsB-SecurB-Secur announced that it has launched an electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) solution based on the Texas Instruments (TI) AFE4950 analog front end (AFE) for photoplethysmography (PPG) and ECG/EKG sensing that will accelerate the design of consumer wearables in healthcare.7,21Full Details
TrustonicArcherMindCybersecurity technology provider Trustonic announces its partnership with ArcherMind, an automotive software services provider in Asia, to combine its expertise to secure connected vehicles.8,21Full Details
VectraMicrosoftVectra AI announced that the Vectra Cognito platform delivers key Zero Trust capabilities for Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Azure customers, which assumes breaches by investigating the behaviour of users, workloads, networks and devices as though they originate from an untrusted network. 7,21Full Details
VerizonParrot, SkywardVerizon, Parrot and Skyward partner to bring an ‘out-of-the-box’ 4G LTE connected drone solution, as Parrot ANAFI Ai off-the-shelf drone gets connected to Verizon’s 4G LTE network provided exclusively to Skyward subscribers at no additional cost. 8,21Full Details
VirtanaInfinidatVirtana and Infinidat announce integration of Virtana VirtualWisdom and Infinidat InfiniBox to offer comprehensive Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) tailor-made for large enterprises and service providers.8,21Full Details
WiseTech GlobalQatar AirwaysQatar Airways Cargo and WiseTech Global have begun implementation of an extensive direct data connection between their global operating systems. The direct data connection between WiseTech’s CargoWise platform and Qatar Airways Cargo management system CROAMIS streamlines exchange of critical operational data that reduces risk, complexity and costs for forwarders as well as airlines.8,21Full Details

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