Baidu and Huaneng collaborate to create an intelligent energy future

Baidu and China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd. recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aimed at driving the intelligent transformation of the energy industry.

Read more

Companies could save 28% IoT connectivity costs with ‘Hyperscale’ solution

Transforma Insights published a White Paper, written in collaboration with network operator Telia, which finds that companies could save US$117 billion (€96.57 billion)by using a ‘Hyperscale IoT Connectivity’ solution. This equates to 28% of IoT connectivity costs.

Read more

Paysafe uses Snowflake to power cloud-based approach to data and analytics

Integrated payments platform, Paysafe, is leveraging technology from Snowflake, the Data Cloud company, to achieve meaningful data insights and deliver more informed and enhanced customer experiences by tapping into Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) data models.

Read more

Infineon appoints Constanze Hufenbecher to new transformation role

Infineon Technologies AG is creating a new management board position of chief digital transformation officer (CDTO), effective from April 15th, 2021. The supervisory board has appointed Constanze Hufenbecher to the post.

Read more

Hamburg deploys oneM2M smart city standards to go greener

Whether one is dealing with a manufacturing plant or a smart city, the architecture of a distributed Internet of Things (IoT) system depends on several design considerations, says Ingo Freise, software architect at Deutsche Telekom.

Read more

ScienceLogic raises $105mn in new funding to speed AIOps growth

ScienceLogic, a provider of AI-driven monitoring solutions for hybrid cloud management, has raised US$105 million (€86.38 million) in growth financing.

Read more

The challenges facing the internet in 2021

Our new way of life during the pandemic has undeniably highlighted our dependence on the internet. Behind this essential utility are the networks that power and deliver it to our homes. It’s been an extremely important time for the internet community to consider how we can best support and grow these networks.

Read more

Why port cities need IoT

It’s not common knowledge that port cities often suffer from worse air quality than their inland counterparts. Residents in idyllic beach resorts and maritime trade hubs are choking on air pollution caused by a combination of large ships and high volumes of traffic on the one hand, and certain weather effects that cause toxic particles

Read more

IoT takes a village: The era of the ecosystem

I often talk about the “new product mindset” the importance of developing products and services with the cumulative lifetime value they will generate in mind, compared to just the immediate value delivered on launch day.

Read more

Delta Air Lines taps IBM for cloud expertise and Red Hat hybrid cloud platform

IBM and Delta Air Lines announced a multi-year agreement under which IBM will help lead Delta to the public cloud, in order to increase its agility, speed to market and innovation capabilities around digital transformation.

Read more

Unisys joins Lenovo’s partner network to support Internet of Things solutions

Unisys Corporation says that Unisys has joined Lenovo’s partner ecosystem to support Lenovo’s Internet of Think (IoT) Solutions. These include ThinkIoT Back to Work Solutions and Smarter Store Solutions designed to help businesses safely return to offices and make shopping in-stores safer during and after the coronavirus pandemic.

Read more

It’s time for change: A new era at the edge

For years various industries have been restricted in their ability to process big data sets due to the limited bandwidth available for use in national infrastructure. Yet, the advent of 5G and fibre optic techniques that have expanded capability up to 800G have changed everything.

Read more

LoRa will be top non-cellular LPWA network technology in five years, says ABI

Semtech Corporation a supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced the release of a commissioned white paper, “LoRaWAN® and Multi-RAN Architecture Connecting the Next Billion IoT Devices,” from global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research.

Read more

New store to define contactless physical shopping experience

A new interactive retail store, called CornerShop, has opened in London to demonstrate the store of the future, using the latest technologies to reimagine the shopping experience for food, drink and fashion.

Read more

Oil & Gas IoT core analytics service revenues to grow to US$712mn in 2026

The Oil & Gas (O&G) IoT Analytics market garners heavy investment, yet it is deeply challenged by complex system integrations, siloed data, and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) management systems.

Read more

5G virtualisation and orchestration tackled by solutions from Altran and Ciena

Altran, part of Capgemini, and Blue Planet, a division of Ciena, are collaborating to provide network operators with intelligent automation solutions.

Read more