07. July 2016 · Comments Off on How ready is the Internet for IoT? · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

We’re currently witnessing rapidly expanding product launches and sky-high elevated expectations from the emerging deployment of the Internet of Things in both personal and commercial domains. Stakeholders — ranging from hardware manufacturers and service providers to cloud platforms — are vigorously weighing in to position their offerings in anticipation of windfall rewards from accelerated IoT adoption.While vendors are in a mad rush, jockeying for a land-grab position, one thing is becoming increasingly clear — connected devices, apps and services, which collectively comprise the building blocks of IoT solutions, are in need of a dependable communication fabric for robust deployment.

Source: How ready is the Internet for IoT? | TechCrunch

04. June 2016 · Comments Off on Smart home gadgets need to live together · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Smart home technology that has long been knocking at doors will settle into the mainstream after rival gadgets and services become hassle-free guests that get along with one another, industry insiders say. While smart home offerings have been around for years, attention has been heightened by Google, Amazon and Apple manoeuvring to be at the heart of managing devices capable of wirelessly taking commands or feeding information. “We need to look at problems in the home from a holistic perspective and reali

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16. May 2016 · Comments Off on New IoT for Automotive services to develop applications for location & driver behavior · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

IBM is releasing two new services through Bluemix that can be utilized through our IoT for Automotive solution. They are Context Mapping and Driver Behavior. We appreciate all the feedback we received from you while these were previously available as experimental. The developer community is always critical to helping us understand your challenges and to continuously improve our offerings.

Source: New IoT for Automotive services to develop applications for location & driver behavior – Bluemix Blog

28. April 2016 · Comments Off on Digi International to Lead IoT Strategy Session at IoT Fuse · Categories: News · Tags: , ,

Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com), a leading global provider of mission-critical machine-to-machine (M2M) and IoT connectivity products and services, today announced that it will be presenting at IoT Fuse, taking place April 22, 2016, at the University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, Minnesota campus. Digi International Chief Technology Officer, Joel Young will lead a session titled “Making Sense of Low Power Wide-Area Wireless for IoT,” at 2:45 p.m. CT.

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29. March 2016 · Comments Off on Cisco Boosts IoT Presence with Jasper Technologies Buyout · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO – Analyst Report) recently completed the buyout of Jasper Technologies Inc. for $1.4 billion in cash to expand further into the Internet of Things (IoT) space.Jasper is currently the leading player in the IoT space on the basis of the number of enterprises and service providers it serves globally.The Santa Clara-based start-up has an automated system for managing and monitoring IoT devices (connected cars, homes and medical devices, among others) through the cloud. As a result, enterprises and cloud-based service providers can use the system to launch services and track customers’ usage through IoT devices.

Source: Cisco Boosts IoT Presence with Jasper Technologies Buyout – March 24, 2016 – Zacks.com