Trump and Huawei exert opposing pressures on US allies’ 5G telecom investments

THE WEEK IN 5G – The ding dong battle over the acceptability, or otherwise, of Huawei’s involvement in national 5G infrastructure projects is intensifying, says Jeremy Cowan.

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Simple, interoperable and secure – realising the IoT vision

IoT (the Internet of Things) is the prime driver of digital transformation for the enterprise, and IDC predicts that IoT market spend will reach $1.4 trillion (€1.19 trillion) by 2021. That’s a big number – but it’s in contrast to the statistic that shows as many as a quarter of all companies quit transformation projects

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Accenture completes acquisition of 47.4% of OCTO Technology and buys creative agency Karmarama

Accenture has completed the acquisition of a 47.4% shareholding in OCTO Technology, a France-based technology consultancy specialising in digital transformation and software development. The company has also acquired Karmarama, one of the UK’s largest independent creative agencies helping brands enhance their mobile user experience.

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IoT Tech Expo announces 2016 World Series with Germany and North America dates confirmed

The IoT Tech Expo, a series of Internet of Things (IoT) conferences and exhibitions, has announced its 2016 world series with events and dates confirmed in Berlin and San Francisco for 13-14 June and 20-21 October respectively.

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Aeris Communications lures Mohseninia from Logica to be VP of Market Development for Europe

Santa Clara, California, USA — Aeris Communications, which owns and operates the only cellular network designed exclusively for machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, has appointed Mohsen Mohseninia as its vice president, Market Development for Europe.

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Aeris Communications selected as communications provider for Honda’s electric vehicle telematics

Aeris® Communications, a cellular carrier dedicated exclusively to machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, announced that it has been selected as the communications provider for HondaLink EV, Honda’s new electric vehicle smartphone app.

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