IoT meets the property sector to combat rising energy costs and climate change while increasing property value

Ericsson released a Connected Buildings Energy Management report in partnership with Nordic property technology company Kiona and Arthur D. Little.

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Semtech announces Intent Technologies and Nexity Group to leverage LoRaWAN for new smart building platform

Semtech Corporation, a global supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that Intent Technologies, a service platform for smart properties, and Nexity Group, a French real estate services provider, has integrated Semtech’s LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN standard into its IntentPlatform to optimise performance, improve quality of service and reduce the carbon

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Eutelsat connects its LoRaWAN network to ThingPark Exchange roaming hub

Eutelsat, the provider of space IoT connectivity, and Actility, the world specialist in Low-Power Wide-Area Networks (LPWAN) industrial-grade connectivity solutions, have partnered up in order to make life easier for their users by integrating terrestrial and satellite LoRaWAN IoT connectivity and merging IoT data into a single platform. 

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Keeping the network running at the remotest locations: How smart out-of-band management can help

This is the age of distributed network environments. The wave of transformation brought about by digitisation, the Internet of Things and increasingly decentralised hardware landscapes and systems brings new challenges for IT departments, says Alan Stewart-Brown, VP EMEA, Opengear.

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Advantech’s high-endurance NVMe gen. 4 SSD solutions, the SQFlash 930 and ER-1, deliver thermal efficiency to HPEC applications

Taipei, Taiwan, 31 August 2022 – Advantech, a global embedded computing provider, is pleased to announce a pair of new SQFlash PCIe Gen.4 SSD solutions: the SQF 930 and SQF ER-1. IoT is driving surging demand for high-performance storage.

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SmartSense by Digi introduces healthcare advisory board to empower customers, enhance IoT solutions

Boston – SmartSense by Digi, part of Digi International and a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity solutions, has launched a new Healthcare Advisory Board to help healthcare organisations mitigate operational risk, streamline standard operating procedures, and simplify compliance. The Board aims to empower, engage, and educate customers on the increasing sophistication of

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Why IoT projects fail

74% of companies* consider their IoT projects to be unsuccessful. IoT projects are being reported by their owners as unsuccessful and this is hampering efforts to move deployments forward. Beecham Research has recently published an in-depth study to understand why IoT project failure happens and what to do about it. Here, Robin Duke-Woolley, the chief

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New Quectel whitepaper highlights which connectivity is adding detail to retail

Shanghai, China. 03 August 2022 – Quectel Wireless Solutions, a global IoT solutions provider, has published a new whitepaper, titled ‘Which connectivity is the smart choice for POS and vending?’ The paper explores which connectivity is the most effective connectivity technology for smart point of sale (POS) and vending devices. Both industries have been revolutionised

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New Quectel whitepaper highlights which connectivity is adding detail to retail

03 AUGUST 2022, SHANGHAI CHINA: Quectel Wireless Solutions, a global IoT solutions provider, has published a new whitepaper, titled ‘Which connectivity is the smart choice for POS and vending?’  The paper explores which connectivity is the most effective connectivity technology for smart point of sale (POS) and vending devices. Both industries have been revolutionized by

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Astrocast provides Soracom customers access to global satellite IoT connectivity

Lausanne, Switzerland & Seattle USA, 27 July 2022 – Astrocast, a global nanosatellite IoT network operator, and Soracom, a global provider of advanced IoT connectivity, announce a partnership to embed the Astrocast Satellite IoT (SatIoT) solution into the Soracom platform. This collaboration enables Soracom to offer integrators and end customers blended IoT connectivity options that comprise satellite and

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NXP collaborates with Foxconn on next generation vehicle platforms

The Netherlands, 20 July 2022 – NXP Semiconductors has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Hon Hai Technology Group (“Foxconn”) to jointly develop platforms for a new generation of smart connected vehicles. Hon Hai (Foxconn), the electronics manufacturer and a technology solution provider, will leverage NXP’s portfolio of automotive technologies and

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Alef partners with LittleBird for enhanced smart home network connectivity

New York. 21 July 2022 – Alef, the mobile Edge API Platform, announced that they have signed a multi-million dollar deal with LittleBird, a smart technology platform for residential communities. LittleBird will use Alef’s LTE/5G core services and APIs to enable a private mobile network, using Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) spectrum for LittleBird’s Smart Technologies

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Zoning systems in smart buildings – Part II

In part 1 of this article, we looked at how heating ventilation and cooling (HVAC) systems can be controlled in smart buildings, and the role of zoning systems in improving efficiency and comfort. Now, let’s take a look at how this zoning can be implemented in practice, and the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in

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New Thread 1.3.0 wireless protocol improves seamless connectivity in smart homes, buildings

San Ramon, California. 19 July 2022 – The Thread Group, an industry alliance enabling IoT convergence, and addressing challenges around security, energy footprint, and architecture at the network layer, announced the next iteration of its wireless networking protocol, Thread 1.3.0, now enabling Matter. Building on previous iterations, Thread 1.3.0 is fully backward compatible, opening up

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Renesas launches cellular-to-cloud IoT development platforms powered by RA and RX MCU families

Tokyo, Japan – Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, has announced two new cloud development kits, CK-RA6M5 and CK-RX65N, providing a complete connectivity solution for the RA and RX Families of 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs). The cloud kits are to be equipped with Renesas’ RYZ014A Cat-M1 module, a certified LTE cellular module that

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Ericsson, Qualcomm and Thales to take 5G into space for satellite-driven non-terrestrial networks

Ericsson, Thales, a global specialist in aerospace, defence, security & digital identity, and wireless technology provider Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. are planning to take 5G out of this world and across a network of Earth-orbiting satellites.

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