Software risks: Securing open source in IoT

There are now 7 billion IoT devices in use across the world. This number is expected to triple by 2025, reaching an unprecedented 21.5 billion devices, says Lev Lesokhin of CAST.

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Profiting from IoT – Look to your partners for success

The Internet of Things (IoT) as a new business offering has opened the door for the service provider community to embrace the upsides new innovative consumer and enterprise service opportunities. However, let’s face the honest truth … are service providers actually providing any true value on top of the connectivity?

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Flexera issues warning about cyberattacks like the Equifax Breach: they’re probably just the first known victim

As 143 million Equifax consumers continue to pick up the pieces from stolen Social Security numbers, birth dates, drivers’ licenses, addresses and credit card numbers, Flexera has another warning – expect a long tail of incidents and breaches in the months and years to come.

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Gartner says digital transformation and IoT will drive investment in ITOM through 2020

The growth of digital business and the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to drive large investment in IT operations management(ITOM) through 2020, according to Gartner, Inc. A primary driver for organisations moving to ITOM open-source software (OSS) is lower cost of ownership.

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Connectivity assurance for the IoT service provider

The success of IoT is dependent on two key elements of the IoT ecosystem: performance of the things (sensored devices) and performance of the networks that connect them. The latter offers a greater risk to the Service Provider, as the devices often are required to have very reliable and high quality

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G&D integrates with Otono to cut costs and accelerate installations of eSIM management solutions

Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) is teaming up with Otono Networks to simplify and drastically reduce the cost of deployment of eSIM solutions for carriers around the world.

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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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PacketFront and Radius Synergies agree to co-develop Xenia platform to support M2M

Stockholm, Sweden and New Delhi, India. February 18, 2013 — PacketFront Software Solutions and Radius Synergies Pvt Limited (RSPL) have signed a new M2M-focused agreement covering product development, supply and market co-operation.

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Ericsson's M&A spending continues as it buys Canadian OSS/BSS company ConceptWave

Toronto, Canada. September 25, 2012 — Today Ericsson announced the acquisition of the Canadian company ConceptWave in an all-cash transaction for an as-yet undisclosed sum.

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NEC to buy Convergys' Information Management business for US$449m

Tokyo, Japan & Waltham, Massachusetts, USA. March 22, 2012 — NEC Corporation today surprised the markets by announcing a definitive agreement to acquire Convergys Corporation’s Information Management (IM) business. The deal is valued at US$449 million and covers all of Convergys IM’s business, including Smart Revenue Solutions, across industry verticals such as communications, utilities, and

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Comarch rebuilds architecture of flagship product

Comarch has rebuilt the architecture of its flagship product suite – Comarch BSS – to help operators enter markets such as B2B and M2M.

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