Maidenhead United FC drives development of new ‘smart stadium’ with partner Connexin

Maidenhead United football club has formed a new partnership with Internet of Things (IoT) and smart city operator Connexin to digitally enhance the club through innovative technologies to build its new ‘smart’ stadium.

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Rising demand sees Vodafone expand narrowband IoT coverage to reach 98% of UK geography

Vodafone has doubled the number of sites in its Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) network to meet increasing demand for Internet of Things (IoT) services. Vodafone NB-IoT coverage now reaches 98% of the UK geography.

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Softing introduces software module for connecting modbus TCP controllers to IIoT applications

Softing adds to its Docker technology-based edgeConnector product family. The new edgeConnector Modbus is a flexible Docker container application for Modbus TCP controllers.

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Security and device on-boarding woes fail to stop enterprises raising IoT spend

We all know about the predictions for multiple billions of “things” being connected over the next few years, but are Internet of Things (IoT) networks delivering what they promised? Here, business technology journalist Antony Savvas considers some new research.

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First blended connectivity capabilities for IoT claimed by Soracom

Soracom, Inc., a global provider of advanced IoT connectivity, announced the launch of Soracom Arc, a service that allows anyone developing IoT solutions to leverage Soracom’s IoT platform using any internet connection, including cellular, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, and satellite.

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Leverage private networks to accelerate business development

The concept of private networks has been there for quite some time. Private networks are usually preferred by businesses and various types of private organisations to protect the data and information that they store and handle.

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Kanglim and Ridecell partner to create IoT automation and mobility platform

Kanglim Co, Ltd, the 40 year-old global provider of specialty industrial vehicles, announced a strategic alliance with Ridecell Inc., the platform powering digital transformations and IoT automation for fleet-driven businesses.

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Actility and Elsys launch workspace management starter kit focused on monitoring work areas 24/7

Actility, in joint work with and Elsys, now offers a new Workspace Management Starter Kit focused on the monitorisation of work areas 24/7. This IoT solution allows to simultaneously monitor data provided by indoor environments like temperature, humidity, lighting, personnel presence, and directional people counting (left-right) for real-time monitoring of staff interventions, cleaning based on real-time usage data, and improvement

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Multi-region connectivity and device deployment impeding UK IoT adoption

UK organisations are being challenged with connectivity, device deployment and rollout to a greater extent than their US counterparts according to a new State of IoT Adoption Study published by global IoT connectivity specialist Eseye.

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Giesecke+Devrient buys Pod Group to combine enterprise IoT connectivity and secure eSIMs

Cambridge, UK / Munich, Germany. July 7th 2021 – IoT enterprise network operator (ENO), Pod Group, has been acquired by Giesecke+Devrient (G+D), a global security technology group headquartered in Munich. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. The acquisition will build on Pod Group’s positioning as a provider of the connectivity, infrastructure and managed

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TT Electronics S-2CONNECT creo development kit leverages the LTE Cat M1 and NB-IoT technology

TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics for performance-critical applications, announced the launch of its S-2CONNECT Creo Development Kit with LTE Cat M1 / NB-IoT to accelerate digital programmes. The kit is designed for software developers who are charged with reducing R&D risk and fast-tracking their IoT application development.

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Renesas’ new modular IoT development platform reduces time-to-market and design complexity

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, introduced an innovative new IoT system design platform that significantly eases the prototyping of IoT systems.

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Colt and IBM to collaborate on 5G and edge for enterprises

Colt Technology Services is to collaborate with IBM to help customers adopt an edge computing strategy. This is designed to enable them to move data and applications seamlessly across hybrid cloud environments, from private data centres to the edge.

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SenRa and Actility intensify partnership to deploy LoRaWAN end-to-end solutions

SenRa, a PAN-India LoRaWAN public network operator, and Actility, global provider of Low-Power Wide-Area Networks (LPWAN) industrial-grade connectivity solutions, announce a partnership to accelerate LoRaWAN adoption across the globe.

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Qualcomm and Capgemini collaborate to boost 5G private network implementations

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a global provider in 5G, wireless communications and compute and Capgemini, have announced their plan to collaborate to unlock the benefits of 5G private networks to support their clients’ digital transformation towards Intelligent Industry.

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Don’t focus only on 5G when it comes to launching IoT offerings

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been maturing for 20 years with some companies driving long-established strategies with high volumes of connections and demonstrably successful business cases.

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