Indoor location: It takes an ecosystem

As the Internet of Things (IoT) grows, so too does the number of applications that demand precision location capabilities. And as the success of precision location grows outdoors, the market clearly expects that same sort of success for indoor localisation. But despite many indoor localisation trials taking place, few seem to end with full-sized commercial

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Gartner survey reveals the scarcity of current blockchain deployments

Only 1% of CIOs indicated any kind of blockchain adoption within their organisations, and only 8% of CIOs were in short-term planning or active experimentation with blockchain, according to Gartner‘s 2018 CIO Survey. Furthermore, 77% of CIOs surveyed said their organisation has no interest in the technology

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SIMalliance members report shipments of 4.9bn SIMs in 2017, while estimated SIM market increases to 5.6bn units

Data reported by SIMalliance shows that the collective SIM shipments of its members in 2017, which represented approximately 88% of the global SIM market, equalled 4.9 billion units. SIMalliance confirms that over the same period, the estimated total available global market for SIM cards has grown by 2.75%, with units rising from 5.45 billion to

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Broadband Forum brings IoT home with new USP standard

The Broadband Forum published its User Services Platform (USP) – a new standard for implementing, deploying and managing all types of devices in the broadband home. For the first time, USP brings a unified, common approach to securely deploy, manage, and control network-aware consumer electronics,

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IoT is helping transport and logistics sector to drive down its carbon footprint, Inmarsat research finds

The Internet of Things (IoT) will play a pivotal role in enabling the transport and logistics sector to reduce its carbon footprint and minimise any negative impact on the environment. This is according to research from Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications,

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Nanotechnologies and Ubiquitous LPWAN coverage combine to provide a path to IoT asset tracking at massive scale

Senet, a provider of cloud-based software, global connectivity service platforms and network build-out for the Internet of Things (IoT), and NanoThings, a full service IoT logistics solution provider and pioneer of advancements in nano electronics to enable a new era of affordability in IoT devices,

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Accedian partners with Lanner Electronics to offer performance-assured virtual customer premises equipment (vCPE)

Accedian, the global end-to-end network performance assurance experts, announced that it has partnered with Lanner Electronics Inc., to integrate its fully virtualised SkyLIGHT™ performance assurance platform into Lanner’s x86 network platform.

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AccelerComm and Achronix enable fast time to market with 5G polar code for Speedcore eFPGAs

Achronix Semiconductor Corporation, a provider in field programmable gate array (FPGA)-based hardware accelerator devices and embedded FPGA (eFPGA), announced its collaboration with AccelerComm Ltd, a semiconductor intellectual property (IP) company focusing on next-generation wireless communications acceleration.

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ip.access unleashes potential of private LTE networks

With commercial deployments of private LTE networks set to skyrocket in the next five years, ip.access, the independent small cell solution provider, has announced the successful deployment of its 150th private cellular network.

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Avaya honours energised UK partner community at Avaya EDGE London 2018

Avaya will focus on “People, Partners and Customers” to ensure success in 2018 and beyond, senior executives told more than 200 delegates from the partner community at the London stage of the Avaya EDGE World Tour. The event concluded with the prestigious Partner of the Year Awards, with leading partners being recognised for their outstanding support,

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ip.access updates ‘complete platform’ for small cell applications

ip.access, the independent small cell solution provider, has launched an upgrade to its S60z access point (AP) module  – bringing together GSM, 3G, FDD LTE and TDD LTE capabilities in one streamlined platform for the first time. The updated platform will allow integrators to build even more agile APs and receivers at even lower cost.

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All-inclusive cloud service packages launched by Cradlepoint for its IoT network solution

At the IoT Evolution Expo conference at Disney World in Orlando, Fla., Cradlepoint, the provider in cloud-delivered 4G LTE network solutions that provide a pathway to 5G, announced all-inclusive cloud service packages for its Internet of Things (IoT) network solutions that include Software-Defined Perimeter technology

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Bonitasoft partners with Amazon AWS to bring enterprise applications to the cloud

Bonitasoft, the open source provider of low-code business process management and digital transformation software, announced that along with the release of v7.6 of its flagship platform Bonita, it has signed a partnership agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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Think horizontally to unlock the huge potential of connected devices, says oneM2M

Smart wearables, connected cars and machines, consumer electronics and smart city deployments will only deliver true value to consumers if there is a horizontal linking of data, oneM2M’s Technical Plenary chair Dr. Omar Elloumi warned.

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Teledyne LeCroy Inc and Spirent Communications partner for PAM4 generation and analysis

Teledyne LeCroy, and Spirent Communications, the global providers in Ethernet and Fibre Channel test and measurement solutions, announced the industry’s first Ethernet generation and test solution for developers of Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM4) networks.

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Gemalto launches ‘all-in-one’ IoT module with global LTE connectivity

Gemalto, a provider of digital security, is expanding Industrial IoT connectivity with a significant breakthrough in wireless engineering – the industry’s first IoT module to provide global connectivity on 12 LTE bands plus, 3G and 2G cellular coverage all from a single device. This greatly simplifies logistics and distribution and lowers the cost of global IoT

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