Telit joins forces with Google

Telit Wireless Solutions, has announced a collaboration with Google Cloud Platform to launch the first IoT Big Data Challenge, a competition aimed at promoting and accelerating innovation around the Internet of Things.

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IoT application platforms make steady gains in 2014 as GE shakes up market by opening Predix to third parties, says ABI Research

New market forecasts from ABI Research show that the revenues from the Internet of Things (IoT) application enablement platform (AEP)s grew by 28% in 2014. By end-2020, the revenue base will exceed US$1.4bn, led by applications for remote monitoring and control.

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The next phase of the Internet of Things, part 2

All Things Wireless It’s not the case that all Things will be wireless; just almost all of them. Some objects are very static and very close to the right kind of wire but vastly more devices are not. This is because of mobility, remoteness, convenience and, particularly in the home, because of aesthetics.

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Vertical markets are ripe for OSS/BSS innovation, says Ericsson Innovation, BUSS boss

Machine-to-machine (M2M) communication is expanding fast. Declining costs, improved coverage, more capable radio technologies, regulatory mandates and a growing range of successful applications and business models are all key drivers. And operators now have the opportunity to apply their operations and business support system experience.

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Innodisk expands embedded peripheral series with communication modules, for IoT and embedded applications

Innodisk, the service driven flash provider, announces the newest additions to its Embedded Peripheral line of expansion modules for embedded systems. Both using an mPCIe interface, the EMPL-G201 adds up to 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports and the EMP2-X401 adds either 4 or 8 serial ports independently selectable by software to communicate in either RS232, RS422

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Libelium sensors connect with Telefónica cloud for smart cities and the IoT

Libelium is adding new Cloud technology options to its Waspmote wireless sensor platform by integrating the Cloud solution from Telefónica, to allow faster time-to-market for Smart Cities and Internet of Things (IoT) projects.

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Control system for smart homes already installed in 11% of Spanish homes with broadband

Today’s connected home is a changing place. The growing  infiltration of high speed broadband is allowing consumers to acquire new habits and new devices with greater interconnection capacities. According to a new study by Parks Associates, 11% of Spanish homes with broadband already have a smart system for controlling homes, ahead of the UK’s  9%,

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Atmel and SIGFOX join forces on long-range Internet of Things

Atmel® Corporation, and SIGFOX, has announced Atmel’s ATA8520 device achieved the SIGFOX-ready certification, making it the first SIGFOX ReadyTM certified system-on-chip (SoC) solution.

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IoT market to reach US$3.04t and 30bn connected ‘Things’ in 2020, says IDC

While most everyone agrees that the Internet of Things (IoT) is poised for explosive growth and represents boundless opportunities – billions of connected things driving trillions in revenue – understanding where the revenue opportunities lie across different technology layers has remained elusive. A newly released IoT ecosystem forecast from International Data Corporation (IDC) provides much

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Pioneering oneM2M specifications come to life in showcase event demonstrations

oneM2M, the global standards initiative for M2M and the Internet of Things (IoT), will present a unique series of live demonstrations and presentations at its first showcase event on Tuesday 9th December 2014, in Sophia Antipolis, France. The demonstrations  focus on real-life capabilities of the oneM2M specifications, as applied to smart homes, connected cars, home

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Giesecke & Devrient wins Juniper Future Mobile Gold Award

Juniper Research has awarded its prestigious “Future Mobile Gold Award” to Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) for „making an outstanding contribution to the future of the mobile contactless payments market”. For Edgar Salib, senior vice president and head of the Financial Institutions division at G&D, this award confirms G&D’s position as “an innovative technology and valuable

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