A great way for IoT companies to cross the chasm

Crossing the chasm is hard for start-ups, as Geoffrey A. Moore explained so well in 1991. It is also well-known that going from a consulting business model to a product model is really difficult, says Internet of Things (IoT) entrepreneur, Magnus Melander.

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IoT platform revenues will grow to €3bn worldwide by 2021, says Berg Insight

According to a new research report from the M2M/IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the global third party Internet of Things (IoT) platform market increased 36% to € 610 million in 2015.

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So you think IoT is free?

Any attention paid to the big tech events, such as the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) or Mobile World Congress, confirms that the take up and potential for IoT (Internet of Things) are both on steep upward trajectories.

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New study highlights gap between expectation and investment across IoT technologies

A new study commissioned by SAP has, said the company, revealed a strikingly low level of investment in Internet of Things (IoT) technologies among UK manufacturers despite a strong appreciation of its potential.

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Is Europe taking advantage of M2M and IoT?

There are only two weeks until one of the biggest IoT (Internet of Things) and M2M (machine-to-machine communications) events of the calendar in Central and Eastern Europe.

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From Things to Outcomes: SAP’s Nayaki Nayyar on the transformation journey

‘Transformation’ is one of those awkward words that often gets carelessly thrown around. Everyone knows what it loosely means, but when it comes to putting it into real-world practice – especially in the worlds of business and industry – the devil truly is in the detail…

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IoT Now Guide to Business Transformation

Over the last couple of years, as M2M has slowly morphed into the all-encompassing IoT vision, the term ‘transformation’ has started to become used more and more in all the marketing material, exhibition signage and conference papers that our industry seems to generate by the ton. When it comes to filtering out reality from the

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SAP and Vodafone combine to help customers get most of their IoT data

SAP SE announced the Internet of Things (IoT) foundation bundle for SAP HANA®, which features device connectivity management capability from Vodafone.

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IBM and Cisco retain leading positions in Navigant Research’s assessment

A new Leaderboard report from Navigant Research examined the strategy and execution of 16 leading smart city suppliers, providing industry participants with an objective assessment of these companies’ relative strengths and weaknesses in the global market.

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Internet of Things – from Things to Outcomes

Nayaki Nayyar, Global Head IoT and Innovation GMT, SAP discusses: – Why is IoT such an important part of the digital transformation of business – What is SAP’s IoT offering? – An example of customers who are partnering with SAP in their IoT journey

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SAP – accelerating adoption of the IoT vision

Business software giant SAP is moving fast to help its customers tackle the challenges they face in addressing the Internet of Things. But what is the modus operandi of SAP and how does it see the IoT market developing?

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Intel launches new IoT platform to make ‘things’ smarter and more connected

Intel Corporation has announced a new Intel® IoT Platform reference architecture and new hardware and software products as part of its effort to build out one of the most comprehensive offerings for the Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace.

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Bringing the power of real-time analytics out to the edge – and sorting out the centre

One industry phrase prevalent at the end of the last century described the telecommunications explosion as creating a ‘network of networks’.

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IT/OT integration: tearing down walls – building bridges

For decades, business processes and technical devices lived happily in two separate domains that were mostly bridged by smart people and manual processes. People used business information to control machines in the physical world.

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Investing in IoT so that end users at both consumer and industrial scales can benefit

The growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) has been accelerating over the last few years and has no slowdown in sight thanks to more and more things/machines coming online.  It is also one that closely leverages the existing Industrial Machine-to-Machine (M2M) topic.

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How IoT for business will impact the global economy

Michael Lynch, Internet of Things Global Co-Lead, SAP discusses: – What is SAP’s vision for the Internet of Things? – How IoT for business will impact the global economy – The key focus points for new IoT companies

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