05. November 2015 · Comments Off on ‘ThingSpace’ Aims to Break Down Barriers for Developers Entering IoT Market · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Say there’s a power outage.The old way of doing business for a power company would be to wait for a customer to call in and report it. Then the company would send out crews to figure out the problem and fix it.The new way of doing business might be to receive an automatic notification from the meters of every home and business without power. Sensors can help the company figure out where along the distribution system the problem is, and the company has access to a map that tells it where every one of its technicians are, which ones are closest to the problem, and which ones have the tools and training to fix it.

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