Eurotech announces release of everyware software framework (ESF) 3.0, the Java-OSGi framework for M2M gateways, smart devices and IoT applications

Eurotech, has announced the official release of ESF 3.0, the Java OSGi software framework for M2M multiservice gateways and smart devices. Starting with ESF release 3.0, ESF is leveraging Kura 1.0, the mature open source project donated by Eurotech to the Eclipse Foundation.

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Smart421 wins contract to deliver integration for new ITSO-based UK smart rail ticketing

UK IT services firm Smart421 has announces a new contract win to help deliver the next generation smart ticketing system for the Rail industry. The contract for a Transaction Management System (TMS) for South East Flexible Ticketing (SEFT) is awarded to Smart421 by the Rail Settlement Plan Limited, the commercial arm of the Association of

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Smart multi-function IoT gateways

An IoT device, a thing, enables short- to medium-range connectivity via an embedded RF. When needed, wide area connectivity comes via an IoT gateway that has an embedded cellular modem and these products can accommodate hundreds or even thousands of individual IoT inputs. I wanted to get that out of the way because of all

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Eclipse Foundation unveils open IoT Stack for Java

The Eclipse Foundation took the wraps off its new Internet of Things (IoT) Stack for Java at this year’s JavaOne conference, underway this week in San Francisco.

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Eurotech announces release of Kura 1.0 Java-OSGi framework for M2M gateways and smart sensor

Eurotech, has announced the official release of Kura 1.0, the Java OSGi software framework for M2M multiservice gateways and smart sensors, which has graduated from the Incubation Phase to Mature Phase within the Eclipse Foundation project lifecycle. Kura Release 1.0 is the result of Eurotech’s commitment and contribution to Eclipse Kura, which enriches the portfolio of

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GPS and RF systems give global access to secure, real-time fleet and asset tracking, says AMI

AMI has launched a new online platform, AMI Nexis, an internet-based software which utilises cutting edge GPS tracking devices for a variety of business applications. Heralded as the future of asset management and tracking, the software enables businesses to track a variety of occurrences, from the management of assets to the transportation of fleets.

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Innovation World Cup announces partnership with Gemalto to support IoT entrepreneurs

Innovation is one of Gemalto’s core values, being at the forefront of developing technologies to enable organisations to offer trusted and convenient digital services to billions of individuals that want the freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain and work – anytime, everywhere – in ways that are enjoyable and safe.

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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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Imagination and Oracle collaborate to enhance Java for embedded and the Internet of Things

London, UK  (Globe Newswire) – Imagination Technologies recently announced a broad collaboration with Oracle Corp. intended to enhance Java for embedded and Internet of Things (IoT) applications and optimise Java for the MIPS CPU architecture.

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Development platform 'to bring smartphone style to simple appliances', says STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics has announced availability of innovative software and associated microcontrollers that will allow simple, low-cost high-tech electronic equipment to become more compelling and easy to use

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Security + the Cloud = Now there's a challenge

Cinterion discuss the inherent challenges with successfully protecting the massive amount of data that M2M solutions are increasingly mobilising and utilising. They also look at the prominent role of Java as a development platform

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