Three strategies CISOs should take to minimise IoT risks following Verkada

In early March, a Swiss hacktivist by the name of Tillie Kottman successfully exposed businesses, police departments, schools, jails and hospitals in one of the most widespread cyber attacks in modern history, says Chris Rouland, founder and CEO of Phosphorus. How did they do it?

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HCL to modernise and transform Tenneco’s technology landscape

HCL Technologies (HCL), a global technology company, announced an agreement with Tenneco Inc., a Fortune 500 global tier-1 automotive supplier and manufacturer, for a multi-year, integrated application development, modernisation, and operations services contract.

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Verizon Business signs its first European private 5G contract for IoT with Associated British Ports

Verizon Business is working with Associated British Ports (ABP) to deploy a private 5G network at the UK Port of Southampton. Delivered in partnership with Nokia, Verizon’s private 5G platform will provide one of the United Kingdom’s (UK’s) busiest ports with a secure, low-latency private network connection.

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Report recommends integrating cloud and on-prem storage to ease workflows

Spectra Logic, a provider in data storage and data management solutions, has published its annual “Data Storage Outlook” report,. This explores how the world manages, accesses, uses and preserves its ever-expanding data repositories.

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Major cyber security gaps remain after a year of remote work, research shows

The majority of organisations (57%) still have over three-quarters of their teams working remotely, according to a new report. An overwhelming 90% of organisations said they are likely to continue these increased levels of remote work in the future due to productivity benefits.

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Nokia selected by Cyta for Nicosia integrated operations centre deal

Nokia announced that it will deliver its Integrated Operations Centre (IOC) solution in the Municipality of Nicosia, Cyprus.

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floLIVE joins IMC to tackle global reach for IoT business users

floLIVE, a provider of Software-defined Connectivity (SDC) and network solutions for IoT devices, has joined the IoT M2M Council (IMC), a trade group that acts as an IoT industry accelerator.

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Nokia expands Mobily partnership with enterprise IoT network in Saudi Arabia

Nokia announced the completion of a narrowband ‘Internet of Things’ (NB-IoT) network deployment in L 800 band as part of its strategic partnership with Mobily.

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Ransomware halts IoT operations at Sierra Wireless, as maritime industry is hit 1.5mn times in 30 days

Last week started with some sensible guidance on cyber security. By Wednesday the theory became a nightmare reality for one of the Internet of Things (IoT) majors, Vancouver-based Sierra Wireless as it was halted by an all-out ransomware attack.

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Akkio launches AI Data Stories to help companies understand their predictive models

Akkio, a no-code machine learning (ML) platform for modern sales, marketing, and finance teams, announced it has launched a new feature called Data Stories. Data Stories enable Akkio users to understand the inputs that are most predictive in driving the AI models they create.

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How AI is bringing 0% unplanned downtime into reach

Unplanned downtime is a million-dollar problem. Unexpected stops during production or operations can cost organisations on average $2 million (€1.70 million) a time, and 82% of companies experience at least one unplanned outage every three years (according to Aberdeen research).

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Monitoring the next normal for manufacturers to ensure quality of industrial IoT

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) a major element of Industry 4.0 has been gaining traction for some time now, driven by globalisation, shifting demand for commodities, and fluctuating trade flows, even before COVID-19.

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Telefonica Tech partners with Fibocom and aitos.io to integrate IoT and Blockchain

Telefonica Tech, Fibocom Wireless Inc., and aitos.io, have signed a collaboration partnership to create joint solutions combining IoT and Blockchain technologies. Telefonica Tech is the unit that encompasses the digital businesses of Cloud, Cybersecurity and IoT, Big Data & Blockchain. Fibocom Wireless Inc. is a global supplier of wireless communication modules and solutions in the sector

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Intel CEO reveals ‘IDM 2.0’ strategy for manufacturing and innovation

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger has outlined the company’s path forward to manufacture, design and deliver leadership products and create long-term value for stakeholders.

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5th global ‘State of the WAN’ report reveals increased coupling of networking and security planning

Aryaka, a provider in fully managed cloud-first WAN solutions, has published its fifth annual State of the WAN Report. The 2021 survey covers global SD-WAN and SASE planning.

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Harnham partners with Women in Data and In2ScienceUK to fight for diversity

Harnham, a global provider of Data & Analytics recruitment, has launched two new partnerships, with Women in Data (USA) and In2ScienceUK (UK), to provide more career opportunities and resources for groups that are underrepresented in the Data & Analytics industry.

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