IoT shows its credentials as an enabler of a smarter future

With diminishing fossil fuel reserves, a rising global population, strong economic growth in developing countries and major concerns about our environment, controlling electricity consumption has become a serious and extremely challenging issue.

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ForeScout and FireEye combine efforts for detecting and responding cyber threat

ForeScout Technologies Inc., provider of agentless cybersecurity, and FireEye, Inc., cyber attack prevention solution provider, have announced a strategic partnership.

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Ingenu accelerates its dedicated IoT networks strategy to reach more than half the world’s population

Ingenu, providing connectivity exclusively to machines, has accelerated the company’s roll-out of dedicated Internet of Things (IoT) networks around the globe based on burgeoning demand.

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Smart services launch Italtel’s IoT solutions for e-health, energy management and infrastructure monitoring

Italtel is unveiling a new range of services to address the growing Internet of Things (IoT) market at Mobile World Congress.

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Semtech and Digimondo announce roll-out of LoRaWAN™IoT network for Embedded World 2016 in Germany

Semtech Corporation, a supplier of analogue and mixed-signal semiconductors, will demonstrate a LoRaWAN™ Internet of Things (IoT) network deployed by Digimondo, a subsidiary of E.ON, an international energy supplier, at Embedded World 2016 on February 23-25 in Nuremberg, Germany.

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The role of satellites in M2M and IoT

Cellular operators battling for new subscribers by improving their services have driven up ‘population coverage’ – the percentage of people with access to a GSM network – to over 90% in most major economies. This is great news for a large chunk of the M2M and IoT industries where this level of coverage is enough.

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Mobile network architecture redesign proposed by Core Network Dynamics to avoid IoT network overload

Mobile core network software start-up Core Network Dynamics (CND) announced a solution to the looming mobile network traffic overload problem expected to arise from the projected massive influx of IoT devices.

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Ericsson software aims to enhances Volvo driver entertainment, and future productivity in self-drive mode

Ericsson has announced more details of its plans to power the ultimate connectivity experience for self-driving cars.

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Telit adds broadband data plans to pan-European IoT connectivity services to predict costs, support devices

Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), has added broadband data plans to its Pan-European connectivity services introduced in July 2015.

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EnergiMidt and Paradox Engineering sign partnership for smart energy and urban networks in Denmark

Danish regional energy and fiber broadband provider EnergiMidt signed an agreement with Swiss technology company Paradox Engineering SA to develop innovative smart city networks and provide advanced services to the public sector and private business customers in Denmark. The two companies have already been collaborating on a pilot smart lighting and smart parking project for

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Huawei predicts deployment of 60 commercial 4.5G networks worldwide in 2016

Prior to the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC), Huawei held press conference in Beijing and a pre-event briefing in London to share its strategic outlook on the global telecom industry. MWC 2016 opens in Barcelona, Spain on February 22.

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Starhome Mach offers platform designed to help operators compete in M2M/IoT

Starhome Mach has launched its HD-IoT platform to help operators profitably compete in the M2M/IoT market.

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The tortoise and the hare of IoT

The UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser recently highlighted the opportunities IoT brings to the public sector: “The UK is well placed to be amongst the emerging world leaders reaping the benefits from the Internet of Things.”

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Ease of Use and Mobile First are at the heart of Digi’s new M2M strategy

With IoT Now granted sole access to Digi’s normally closed customer conference, we ask the CEO and COO their strategy for growing an M2M hardware provider. In Part 2 of Jeremy Cowan’s report the new emphasis is on service and scalability.

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Managing the Internet of Everything

From smart buildings to intelligent production lines, organisations are rapidly adopting Internet connected devices to improve performance, reduce costs and transform customer experience. However, many of these Internet of Everything (IoE) implementations remain outside the corporate network – creating serious security concerns and constraining decision making.

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Lighting integration will make smart cities a success

Smart cities are not a trend, they are necessary. Local authorities around the world are investing in connected technology to build the cities of the future, but while recent innovations are fuelling growth in this area, it is not a luxury.

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