Life’s too short for IoT devices ‘that move’ when they are not managed properly

The Internet of Things (IoT) has long been predicted to be one of the main drivers of revenue within the fourth industrial revolution across a range of different industries.

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Renesas and Altair Semiconductor announce collaboration for cellular IoT solutions

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and Altair Semiconductor, a provider of cellular IoT chipsets, jointly announced a partnership aimed at bringing ultra-small and ultra-low-power cellular IoT solutions to the global IoT market.

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Securing the IoT: Assessing the requirements for an IoT security strategy

Assessing the requirements for an IoT security strategy in the business environment needs careful attention these days. With cyber threats rife and frequent reports of security breaches to businesses big and small, no one is safe, and many are not prepared.

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Scotland broadens IoT roll out with four new networks

Businesses, public sector organisations, and communities in Aberdeen, Dundee, Paisley, and Orkney will benefit from state-of-the-art connectivity, with the launch of new Internet of Things (IoT) networks in each location.

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Ask not what we can do for the Things, but what the Things can do for us

If you believe the hype and optimistic predictions, the number of connected devices will be anywhere between 10 billion and 50 billion by 2020, with potential to generate up to $19 trillion of value.

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DevicePilot announces £600k Angel round as tech investors see big future in IoT device management

DevicePilot has announced the successful completion of its Angel fund-raising round, securing investment of more than UK£600,000 (US$867,000). This will allow the company to focus on delivering its DevicePilot service for Internet of Things (IoT) device management.

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Cyan extends its reach with new distributor in Thailand and wins Best International Trade award

Cyan an integrated system and software design company delivering mesh-based flexible wireless solutions for utility metering and lighting control, has signed a distribution agreement with The JST Group to distribute Cyan’s narrowband mesh IoT technology in Thailand.

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DEPsys implements ThingWorx to support real-time smart grid management solution

PTC announced that DEPsys Smart Grid Solutions, a provider of software and hardware technology designed to control and manage power grids, has implemented PTC ThingWorx technology in order to flexibly serve a diverse market.

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IoT providing Africa with a connected future

The first wave of connectivity to serve the continent of Africa was mobile communications; in fact more than double the population in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has mobile phone access compared with access to paved roads.

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A Cambrian explosion in IoT evolution

Studying the fossil record, evolutionary biologists have theorised an event called the Cambrian explosion. During a relatively short period, the diversity of animal life seems to have rapidly increased from predominately single-cell organisms to a much wider variety of complex organisms.

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Smart watch market evolves as tech vendors help OEMs grab a piece of the ‘wearable’ action

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain. March 2, 2015 — Delegates at #MWC15 are being saturated with messages about wearable tech, not least smart watches. This year however, says Jeremy Cowan, there’s a genuine effort to address the challenges they face, such as poor design, limited functionality, battery life, and high cost.

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Anritsu partners with Jasper Wireless to deliver platform for global IoT

Anritsu A/S, a global provider of Operations Support Systems (OSS) for advanced and converged networks, announced today that its MasterClawTM Service Assurance system has been selected by Jasper Wireless.

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IoT Online Forum: Managing Complexity in the Internet of Things

ON-DEMAND IoT ONLINE FORUM The Internet of Things is changing everything. From the way you start your day, to the way products are manufactured and cities operate their services. Machines all around you will collect data, share it with each other, and use it to recommend and even make decisions along the way.

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Could augmented reality make specs really cool?

(Blog): About 100 years ago, author Lyman Frank Braun (of Wizard of Oz fame) talked about glasses that overlaid data onto real life. That was probably the first time the idea of augmented reality surfaced. Today, the situation has moved on dramatically and there are real applications, and people making predictions that, to say the

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