ETSI creates City Digital Profile group on smart cities

ETSI is pleased to announce the creation of a new Industry Specification Group “City Digital Profile” (ISG CDP) that will help accelerate the delivery of integrated citizen services and provide a technology road map for city leaders who will benefit from standardised solutions from their suppliers.

Read more

Mining poised for rapid IoT adoption as it seeks to eliminate workplace hazards, new research finds

The health and safety of staff stands to be one of the biggest beneficiaries of the mining industry’s move towards automation and the Internet of Things (IoT), new research by Inmarsat has found.

Read more

ZTE successfully verifies dynamic 5G network function deployment in 5G RAN split architecture

ZTE Corporation, an international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, has become the first to successfully complete the high-layer test of experimental wireless-network prototypes and the verification of basic wireless-network architecture and functions in phase II of China’s national

Read more

Remote patient monitoring uses IoT connectivity to support ‘age in place’ individuals

Gemalto, a digital security provider has announced the use of its IoT connectivity technology in OnKöl’s mHealth solution. Enabled by Gemalto’s wireless module, the smart hub connects the elderly and those with special needs to their family and caregivers, allowing them to live in their own home safely, independently and comfortably.

Read more

IoT data to revolutionise global transport sector but restrictions may limit potential, finds Inmarsat

A new Internet of Things (IoT) research study from Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications, has found that while global transport businesses expect IoT technology to revolutionise the industry,

Read more

Fresenius Medical Care choses Eurotech’s IoT gateways to globally deploy medical devices

Eurotech, a provider of embedded systems, Machine-to-Machine (M2M) platforms and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, announced that Fresenius Medical Care, the provider of dialysis products and services for people with chronic kidney failure, have chosen Eurotech’s IoT Gateways, IoT device middleware ESF and integration platform Everyware Cloud

Read more

Kerlink and YEAP! collaborate to rollout the LoRaWAN IoT network in Argentina

Kerlink, a provider in network solutions dedicated to the Internet of Things (IoT), and YEAP! announced their collaboration to rollout Argentina’s first LoRaWANTM network. YEAP! was recently launched by Inversiones Condor (ICondor), a strong player in telecommunications and technology in Argentina and South America, to operate the new network.

Read more

FreeWave’s rugged, low-power IIoT solutions save lives in extreme weather at Mount Washington Observatory

FreeWave Technologies, a provider of industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, announced that its ruggedised Industrial IoT (IIoT) data radios deliver real-time weather data at the Mount Washington Observatory (MWO),

Read more

Almost six in 10 large corporations are considering blockchain deployment

A new study from Juniper Research has found that almost six in 10 (57%) large corporations are either actively considering, or are in the process of, deploying blockchain technology.

Read more

McAfee expands machine learning, automation capabilities to strengthen human-machine teams

Black Hat McAfee, one of the cybersecurity companies, announced several new innovations that expand machine learning and automation capabilities to strengthen human-machine teams.

Read more

Clinical Ink and Integron partner to streamline IoT-enabled clinical trials

Clinical Ink, a provider of eSource and patient engagement technologies, and Integron, a provider of managed services for the connected health and Internet of Things (IoT) industry, have partnered to extend Clinical Ink’s mobile device and sensor deployment capabilities

Read more

The tech is here, it’s the value chain for virtualised systems that’s challenging for industrial automation

As industrial organisations assess and prepare to deploy IoT systems, many of the concerns about the technology, including the performance, scalability and security, are being addressed by technical innovation. However, the business model for vendors and the new value chain that is required to support virtualised technical approaches to mature industrial processes is proving harder

Read more

In it to win it: Why system integrators should be taking over IoT

This is part 1 of our 3 part “in it to win it” series, the series will cover system integrators role in IoT and why and how they can win more IoT projects.

Read more

Industrial IoT: Walk before you can run

Successful IoT projects are security driven and focused on business needs, says Ben Boswell, UK & Ireland director of World Wide Technology.

Read more

Ongoing trends in IoT device lifecycle management

Today, the number of connected devices is set to overtake the world’s human population. This connected devices ecosystem is what we popularly call the Internet of Things or IoT.

Read more

Sweden’s IAR Systems invests in IoT security by acquiring equity stake in Secure Thingz

IAR Systems, a supplier of software tools and services for embedded development, has announced an alliance with Secure Thingz, a provider of advanced security solutions focused on the Internet of Things (IoT).

Read more