Why utility companies need to look at agile mobile applications to increase productivity across the sector

The public utility space is a competitive one, and as this competition continues to increase, power and utilities providers are increasingly investing sizeable amounts in infrastructure projects designed to expand their offering.

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IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 will host workshops to focus on IoT and AI technologies

The IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC) will conduct three workshops to elaborate on aspects of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

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Clear vision and shared goals key to digital transformation but operator optimism falls, says research

At its Digital Transformation World event, held in Nice, TM Forum, the industry association driving digital transformation through collaboration, has warned that clear,

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Kerlink included in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 EMEA ranking of fastest-growing companies in 2017

Kerlink, a provider in network solutions dedicated to the Internet of Things (IoT), has been included in Deloitte‘s Technology Fast 500™ EMEA. These ranking highlights 500 companies in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors that have achieved the highest rate of growth in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

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Deloitte, the AMRC and PTC launch the Connected Factory at the AMRC Factory 2050

PTC, the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) and Deloitte announced the opening of the Connected Factory, an Industry 4.0 exploration facility, located at the AMRC’s Factory 2050, Sheffield.

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SAP announces first co-innovation customers, partners in blockchain initiative for IoT

SAP SE announced the initial companies participating in its blockchain co-innovation initiative and plans to make the digital ledger system an integrated part of Internet of Things (IoT), manufacturing and digital supply chain solutions using the SAP Cloud Platform Blockchain service.

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Ada College hosts IoT hackathon as ThingWorx becomes part of curriculum

Digital is increasingly woven into everything we do; from the products we interact with on a daily basis to the services we use. This means organisations need a workforce with technical skills to support our rapidly-growing digital economy.

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Deutsche Bahn AG seeks to change the future of transport with startups and data

German rail company, Deutsche Bahn AG, is making its data available to start-up businesses and SMEs as part of Data Pitch, a new European Commission-funded initiative which is supporting open innovation with data.

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Management consultancy Baringa Partners appoints new lead partner of data analytics and AI

Management consultancy firm, Baringa Partners, has enhanced its Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) practice with the appointment of David Blackwell as lead Partner.

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PTC puts on the pizazz at LiveWorx17, then discussions get serious about IoT’s problems

You couldn’t accuse PTC‘s president and CEO, Jim Heppelmann of a low-key kick-off yesterday for LiveWorx17, the Massachusetts-based company’s annual gathering of customers, industry analysts and a handful of house-trained journalists.

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Promoting safety while protecting privacy: How geofencing can mitigate tracking concerns

A Deloitte report this week revealed that the number of people using digital navigation indoors is liable to surge in the next five year, says Mike Mulica, CEO, Actility. As it stands, one in 20 instances are already indoors, with this number expected to rise to one in four by 2022.

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Why smart devices and apps won’t make a smart home market

Recent analyst and market reports make for unimpressive reading when it comes to consumer adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) smart home devices. Data released from the Deloitte Mobile Consumer Survey 2016 in September is just one example, which highlights how consumer ownership of connected devices has stagnated since 2015.

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Discovering start-ups finalists announced, as CW competition showcases best in tech innovation

CW (Cambridge Wireless) has announced the 10 finalists for its Discovering Start-Ups 2016 competition, sponsored and hosted by Deloitte, the business advisory firm.

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The future of customer experience

Increasingly, companies are moving away from a price-led approach in favour of a value-led strategy. One that puts the focus on customer experience. Retaining customers and growing brand awareness are mounting challenges for B2B businesses.

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AT&T launches smart cities framework with new strategic alliances, spotlight cities, and integrated vertical solutions

AT&T is building a framework to help cities better serve their citizens. The company is using Internet of Things (IoT) innovations to create impactful solutions for cities and forming alliances with technology leaders and industry organisations.

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6th Discovering Start-Ups competition finalists announced

The 16 Discovering Start–Ups 2015 (DS15) finalists announced today will pitch their disruptive technologies and business plans to a panel of over 30 judges including angel investors, venture capitalists (VCs)  and industry experts from the likes of Samsung, Qualcomm Ventures, MediaTek Labs, Deloitte, IBM, Telecom Italia and Google. The finals takes place in London on 21st

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