Synchronoss launches new ‘Integrated Life™’ platform for the Connected Everything

Bridgewater, New Jersey, USA (Business Wire) — Synchronoss Technologies Inc., a provider of mobile cloud solutions and software-based activation for connected devices globally, has announced its new Integrated Life™ platform. This new cloud platform solution aims to enable seamless network activation to empower end users to engage devices in new ways. 

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Biometrics, mobile and cloud technologies combine to manage a construction workforce

(Construction Case Study): Serving a variety of sectors, JS Wright & Co employs 120 staff and runs multiple projects simultaneously. Like many firms in the building services and construction industry, one particular challenging is verifying the hours worked by individuals on site.

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Hello! Hello! Can you hear me?

(Blog): “Can you call me back on my landline; the mobile signal is not very good in my office?” I find myself using those words an awful lot these days. This isn’t how it used to be, I thought, before T-Mobile and Orange in the UK metamorphosed into EE and the coverage dropped dramatically. And

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Technicolor launches Virdata for monitoring and management of IoT and M2M cloud services

Paris, France and Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, January 3, 2014 — Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, has announced the launch of Virdata to provide businesses with cloud-based monitoring and management services for Internet of Things(IoT) and M2M services. 

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PTC acquires leading Internet of Things platform provider ThingWorx for US$112m

Needham, Massachusetts, USA (Business Wire) — PTC today announced it has acquired ThingWorx, creators of an award-winning platform for building and running applications for the Internet of Things (IoT). The deal is worth approximately US$112 million, plus a possible earn-out of up to $18 million.

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M2M World Alliance delivers ‘first multi-operator global solution’

The M2M World Alliance, which is comprised of Etisalat, KPN, NTT DOCOMO, Rogers, SingTel, Telefonica, Telstra and VimpelCom, has officially unveiled its solution which aims to simplify and promote the adoption of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications worldwide.

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Telkomsel partners with Jasper Wireless to power M2M and Internet of Things in Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia (Business Wire) — Telkomsel, the largest mobile operator in Indonesia, is partnering with Jasper Wireless, the connected devices platform powering the mobile Internet of Things (IoT), to deliver machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity to enterprises.

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Collision Management Systems chooses Concirrus platform to enter fleet risk management market

London, UK, 9 December, 2013 – Concirrus Ltd, a leader in cloud-based software for the Internet of Things, has announced that Collision Management Systems has chosen the Concirrus Connect platform to launch its solution for the fleet risk management market.

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Is M2M a waste of money?

(Blog) — As entrenched veterans in the machine-to-machine communications (M2M) industry, says Larry Bellehumeur, it’s easy to think what we do is absolutely vital and that anyone who doesn’t hop on the M2M bandwagon is crazy.

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Santander takes the first steps to being a truly integrated Smart City

With any new and fast-developing technology area, definitions and future growth paths often get blurred as everyone sees things from their own often narrowly-focused perspectives. As Alun Lewis says, this is critical in our space where concepts like the ‘Internet of Things’ or ‘Smart Cities’ often mean different things to different people.

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Rajat Bahri appointed as Chief Financial Officer to steer Jasper Wireless through ‘growth phase’

Mountain View, California, USA (Business Wire) — Jasper Wireless has appointed Rajat Bahri as its chief financial officer (CFO). Rajat has been brought on board “to steer Jasper Wireless through this growth phase”, said Jahangir Mohammed (pictured), CEO.

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Gen-i partners with Jasper Wireless to bring extra M2M capabilities to New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand – Gen-i has announced that it will become the first New Zealand provider to offer the industry-leading Jasper Wireless global enterprise connected devices platform for powering the mobile Internet of Things.

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The Protean Internet of Things

(Blog): There is more to IoT than meets the eyes… Greek mythology offers allegories and references that are often useful in colouring and apprehending today’s reality. Such is the case of the legend of Proteus, the sea god who could, as the myth goes, assume any shape at will. Proteus’s chameleon-like camouflaging ability illustrates strikingly

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Could augmented reality make specs really cool?

(Blog): About 100 years ago, author Lyman Frank Braun (of Wizard of Oz fame) talked about glasses that overlaid data onto real life. That was probably the first time the idea of augmented reality surfaced. Today, the situation has moved on dramatically and there are real applications, and people making predictions that, to say the

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Mixed feelings among consumers as popularity of Internet-connected devices continues to grow

London, UK, 6 November, 2013 — Research conducted by global IT association ISACA shows that, of 1,000 employed consumers surveyed in the UK, only 4% named the makers of their mobile phone apps as the entity they most trust with their personal data. Yet, according to ISACA’s 2013 IT Risk/Reward Barometer, 90% don’t always read privacy

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Telenor Connexion partners with ARM to bring the Internet of Things to its global customers

Cambridge, UK and Stockholm, Sweden – 31 October, 2013 – ARM®, the world’s leading semiconductor IP supplier, and Telenor Connexion, a leading enabler of connected business solutions have announced that Telenor Connexion has licensed ARM Sensinode software.

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