Infineon’s new microcontrollers with EtherCAT® aim to advance networked industrial automation

On occasion of the Hannover Messe, Infineon Technologies AG has announced its new XMC4800 series of 32-bit microcontrollers with on-chip EtherCAT® (Ethernet for Control Automation Technology) node. With its outstanding real-time capability the XMC4800 series will drive networked industrial automation and Industry 4.0 applications.

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Anti-kidnap child protection provided by small wearable devices

PodsystemM2M, multi-network data SIMs for the M2M and IoT industries, has announced that its Signal Multi Network SIM cards have been selected by MyFamily Mobile for their wearable, children-specific voice and data messaging and smart locator anti-kidnap devices.

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No more thanks, I really am full…

I grew up, like many people, in a household where food was a big part of our lives. We definitely did not have a lot of money for some things, but we always ate well even during bad times. We also fed our guests well. Even when they said no to more food, we always

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Stefan Hoppe named OPC Foundation vice president

The OPC Foundation has named Stefan Hoppe, a member of the Foundation’s Board of Directors and president of OPC Europe, as its new vice president.

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Insulin Angel, first commercial product built using relayr IoT platform, launches on Indiegogo

Insulin Angel, the smartest medication tracker and commercial product using the relayr stack, has launches on Indiegogo.

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The Link Labs story

Developing a synchronous, duplex, low-power and long-range M2M wireless network option for multiple applications and markets.

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PHT Corporation speeds clinical trial times with Vodafone global M2M technology

Vodafone and PHT Corporation, the provider of technologies used to collect electronic data for clinical research from patients, are working together to connect the PHT electronic clinical outcome assessment (eCOA) system to Vodafone’s global M2M network. Using Vodafone’s global M2M network, PHT provides pharmaceutical trial sponsors real-time access to patient data enabling them to collect

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SIGFOX and NarrowNet announce Internet of Things network rollout in Portugal

SIGFOX, cost-effective, energy-efficient Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity, and NarrowNet, a network operator launched by Kaisaras Group, today announced that NarrowNet will become the exclusive SIGFOX network operator in Portugal.

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Balancing privacy, security, risk – and your brand – in an infinitely interconnected world

New challenges demand new end-to-end strategies – not just more technologies, says Oozi Cats, CEO of Telit Communications.

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The Wireless Broadband Alliance champions Wi-Fi based location services

The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), the industry association focused on driving the next generation Wi-Fi experience, has published a whitepaper supporting the deployment of Wi-Fi location based services (LBS) detailing the business drivers and opportunities for the technology. The penetration of Wi-Fi on mobile devices and proliferation of Wi-Fi networks makes it a key technology

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Wireless IoT Forum launches to accelerate development of the Internet of Things

The Wireless IoT Forum has launched to support and promote the deployment of the Internet of Things worldwide. The Forum has been created to drive the widespread adoption of wireless wide-area networking technologies in both licensed and unlicensed spectrum.

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Strip-mining the radio spectrum

New connectivity technologies hope to extract the maximum value from a finite resource using low-power, long-range networks. But where are the standards, asks M2M Now’s new editor, Alun Lewis?

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Wireless industry can integrate and differentiate concludes CWTEC conference

The inaugural Cambridge Wireless Engineering and Technology Conference (CWTEC) yesterday set out to look at whether the wireless industry needs to integrate or differentiate and concluded that it should do both. Industry experts explored the future of the UK’s telecommunications infrastructure, spanning mobile, satellite, TV, IoT and wearable technology, focusing on the impact on licensed

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Low Power Radio Networks for the Internet of Things – a view from Stream Technologies

In today’s fragmented multiple network environment, managing services to provide quality customer engagement whilst maximising revenues is a challenge for service providers. Where distributed networks can now include hundreds of thousands of Internet of Things (IoT) connections, this challenge is only getting more complex as members of the Stream Technologies executive team explain.

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FastTrack company using Telit modules to end luggage loss and traveler frustration

Telit Wireless Solutions, enabler of the Internet of the Things (IoT), has announced that FastTrack, a player in electronic bag tags and track & trace solutions for travellers, has designed its new Eviate eTrack solution using Telit’s HE910-D and SE868 V2 GPS receivers.

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Delivering Value in an IoT Environment: the Amdocs answer

Amdocs has long been recognised as one of the industry’s leading software and services companies, supporting telecommunications, media and entertainment service providers around the world. With more and more M2M/IoT solutions looking to come to market, it’s fast becoming clear that new types of services and vendor relationships will be required to drive and support increasing demand. To get

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