Why a data network will drive the energy industry forward in 2019

Digital transformation continues to be the keynote of the coming year for operators across the oil and gas sectors. Digitalisation is nothing new to the sector, of course, says Ron Beck, Energy Industry marketing director at AspenTech. Refineries have, for example, been pursuing it for more than thirty years, with technologies like advanced process control (APC) well-established

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Nearly 80% of CSPs in Europe expect 5G to enable higher enterprise revenues, says IDC survey

Almost 80% of European CSPs expect the introduction of 5G to expand revenue opportunities with enterprise customers. So says a new survey by Amdocs, a provider of software and services to communications and media companies.

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Using wireless as a primary WAN link to accelerate IoT deployment

Internet of Things IoT Businesses across the globe are working on their game plans for long-term Internet of Things (IoT) deployments. IT teams are now faced with managing a network that extends well beyond the traditional boundaries of fixed locations.

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Aeris and Roambee collaborate to enhance cold chain monitoring via IoT

Aeris, a technology provider in the Internet of Things (IoT), is working with the Roambee Corporation, an IoT supply chain and enterprise asset visibility company, to help enterprises improve their monitoring of shipments and assets through IoT-based technologies offered by both companies.

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IoT: Preparing our future workforce

Data scientists have often been compared to the heart and soul of the running of Internet of Things (IoT) projects, says Anthony Sayers, IoT Evangelist at Software AG. As the gatekeeper to every organisations capability to make more informed decisions with their data, these individuals are considered vital for successful IoT projects.

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How should you incorporate the IoT in your business and digital transformation strategy?

The hype around IoT is refusing to calm down. Should it? Is it just a fad? Or should you seriously consider IoT for your business? And if yes, says entrepreneur and member of The Intellectus   community, Abhinav Dubey, how should you go about incorporating the Internet of Things (IoT) in your business strategy?

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Switzerland’s Mammut outdoor brand launches app to deliver digital content and services to customers

Outdoor clothing brand Mammut claims to be making inroads into product digitisation. For this it relies on NFC tags, software and enabling technology from RFID and IoT pacesetter Smartrac.

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Arm reaches out to retailers with offer to unify and manage siloed customer and in-store IoT data

Arm has revealed a full, “easy to deploy” retail solution that is said to enable retailers to securely consolidate, unify and manage their previously siloed digital customer data and physical in-store (Internet of Things) IoT data to provide more personalised offers, build brand loyalty and drive better operations.

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Gross replaces Jost as CTO at Software AG, joined by new CMO Paz Macdonald

Software AG has announced that Bernd Gross is assuming the position of chief technology officer  (CTO) reporting to the CEO, effective immediately.

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Digital transformation projects will continue to disrupt the customer experience in 2019, says Aspect Software

Over the last few years, digital transformation has been one of the biggest buzzwords in business and with organisations understanding the benefits that technologies such as AI, IoT and big-data analytics can bring, projects have been executed, bringing improved efficiencies, cost reductions and improvements to business processes.

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NTT to acquire stake in global IoT cellular connectivity management provider Transatel

NTT Communications Corporation, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group and Transatel, a global Internet of Things (IoT) cellular connectivity management provider and Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE),

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Enterprise video surveillance growing to US$12bn on edge and device analytics capabilities

As the video surveillance industry continues its transition toward IP camera systems with edge and on-device analytics capabilities, solution providers continue to offer connected products and services with vastly stronger value propositions than traditional, legacy analogue systems.

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Accenture acquires PrimeQ, further strengthening its Digital Transformation capabilities on Oracle Cloud

Accenture has acquired PrimeQ, one of Australia’s and New Zealand’s top Oracle Software as a Service (SaaS) Cloud implementation service providers. With the addition of PrimeQ, Accenture is now the largest Oracle Cloud systems integrator in the region.

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Sandvik and Nokia to deliver industrial IoT to mining industry over LTE and 5G networks

Continuing its focus on Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for the mining industry, Sandvik has agreed with Nokia to further develop Sandvik solutions for private LTE (Long Term Evolution) and 5G technologies.

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Applitools claims to introduce industry’s first automated root cause analysis to quickly pinpoint bugs within web applications

Applitools, the provider in Application Visual Management (AVM), claims to announced the industry’s first automated root cause analysis for bugs within web applications. For the first time, front-end developers and QA professionals can pinpoint the cause of bugs in application code within minutes,

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Advantech WISE-PaaS 3.0 facilitates data-driven industrial co-creation through digital transformation

Advantech, a provider in the global intelligent systems market held its first IoT Co-Creation Summit at Suzhou International Expo Centre. During the summit, Advantech introduced new features for WISE-PaaS 3.0 and shared a number of IoT solution ready packages (SRPs),

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