Asia leads global smart meter market back to double-digit growth, says IHS

The global market for smart electricity meters returned to double-digit year-over-year growth of 10 percent in 2014 after a brief market slowdown in 2013, according to the latest market update from IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight.

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GreenPeak’s new multi-channel chipset simultaneously supports ZigBee and Thread networks

The new GP712 for gateways and set-top boxes makes IoT solutions future-proof, at no additional cost

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Do IT security professionals have the tools and CxO support to prevent cyber-attacks on the IoT?

According to several IoT industry analysts, IT security professionals are not confident that they can prevent cyber-attacks on the Internet of Things. Not only do companies still need to get their data security houses in order, the market for data security products is frustratingly being described by one analyst firm as “immature”. Jeremy Cowan reports.

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LogMeIn and ARM work together to accelerate commercial products in the Internet of Things

Boston, MA, USA – LogMeIn, Inc. is to collaborate with ARM® to simplify and accelerate commercial development of the Internet of Things (IoT). The news coincides with the release of LogMeIn’s Xively Cloud Services, a new commercial IoT Public Cloud.

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Bluetooth smart to be the wireless technology most used in consumer medical devices by 2016

IMS Research (recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS)) projects that by 2016, wireless-enabled consumer medical devices will use Bluetooth Smart technology the most.

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Government regulations are 'key factor' driving cellular module demand in auto and healthcare M2M markets

Austin, Texas, USA. May 30, 2012 – Government regulations and initiatives will be a key factor driving the market for cellular modules used in machine-to machine (M2M) communications, according to a new report from IMS Research (recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS)).

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Vehicle makers are killing off aftermarket car radios, IMS research suggests

Wellingborough, UK. May 28, 2012 — Are vehicles manufacturers causing the death of the traditional aftermarket car radio? A recent report from IMS Research that forecasts global revenue from aftermarket car radio sales will decline from $6.1 billion in 2011 to $3.2 billion in 2018, suggests this may be the case.

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Consumers, not telehealth patients, will drive adoption of wireless medical devices, says IMS Research

Wellingborough, UK. May 22, 2012 — IMS Research predicts that consumers’ self-monitoring health devices, rather than those used in managed telehealth systems, will provide the largest opportunity for wireless technologies over the next five years.

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Big opportunities for connectivity chip suppliers from forecast 400m ‘smart home energy management’ devices

Wellingborough, UK – In the next five years, around 400 million ‘smart home energy management’ devices will be shipped globally, according to a new study from IMS Research, a leading analyst firm recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS).

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