M2M provides a golden opportunity for enterprises to achieve better control of automation

Industrial automation systems take advantage of remote monitoring and diagnostics for process optimisation and operational efficiency. Increasingly industrial equipment such as robots and plant controllers are being shipped with embedded cellular connectivity. Analyst firm Berg Insight forecasts that M2M connections in industrial automation applications will grow at a CAGR of 23.2% to 7.1m connections by 2018.

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Utility spending on smart grid IT systems to total nearly US$140 billion by 2022, predicts report

Boulder, Colorado, USA, (Business Wire) – Utilities have long used IT solutions in their businesses  for customer billing, for outage responses and for protection and control functions. Only recently, however, has the industry recognised the critical role that IT will play as the one-way network of old evolves into a far more complex system –

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Lantronix partners with Ingram Micro to expand Europe distribution

Lantronix announced it has signed a distribution partnership agreement with Ingram Micro Europe, a division of Ingram Micro, a global wholesale provider of technology products and supply chain management services.

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