Tag: IoT

Omnichannel Retail: Big Data Is Nice, Fast Data Is Necessary

Fast Data – Any retailer that wants to be competitive knows it must offer a seamless omnichannel experience to its customers. However, many retailers aren’t aware that the key to powering that customer experience is IT system performance. Why? Omnichannel retailers must process, analyze and use huge amounts of data for a multitude of equally important…
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8 interesting developments in IoT (Internet of Things) technology

Useful IoT advancements to promote the idea further IoT – We live in a world where technology is rapidly taking over our lives, like literally. Getting up in the morning we have our handheld devices at disposal, helping us, guiding us and informing us about our new and ‘upgraded’ lives. The Internet has made connectivity…
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How the IoT boom will impact the deployment of low power wide area network solutions

As the IoT grows, businesses look to low power wide area network solutions to aid their growth in a number of promising sectors The concepts of machine to machine communication (M2M) and the Internet of Things (IoT) have permanently changed the value chain of every business today. With the impending shutdown of 2G networks, organizations…
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7 Challenges of IoT (Internet of Things) Software Development

The statement that the Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming industries, business processes and software development (choose whatever you like the most here) has bored everyone to tears. Connected devices are capturing the market in all estimates, investments yielding good returns generally, consumers are happy and businesses are growing faster than your waistline during the…
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Smart IoT Investments In Little Things Lead To Big Payoffs

IoT – The idea of automating homes and businesses to make them smarter isn’t new. For decades, pundits and vendors have touted everything from automated light switches to connected thermostats and smart refrigerators. At this year’s CES, a wide range of smart objects made their debut, including a smart dispenser that gives treats to dogs…
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Congress re-introduces bill to enhance IoT cybersecurity

IoT – Members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives unveiled legislation March 11 to set baseline cybersecurity standards for connected devices the federal government uses. 1. The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act would add security regulation recommendations from the National Institute of Standards and Technology for the federal government to follow. 2. There…
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How IoT And Big Data Analytics Can Make Our Food Safer

Big Data and IoT – Access to food is a basic human right, vital for good health and reduction of the risk of diseases. Eating many different foods helps maintain a healthy and interesting diet which, giving the body a range of different nutrients. According to the health and wellness brand, Easy Will Power, if we…
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Intelligently Monitoring IoT (Internet of Things)

I was recently talking with a company that manages environmental and AV systems for large buildings.  They use the most advanced technology, which in this case is IoT (Internet of Things).  They setup control systems to control light, HVAC, window shades, door locks, AV displays, speakers and more. In a large building this can be…
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Filling in the gaps in IoT

The Internet of Things aka IoT is having a dramatic effect on many industries from healthcare to building management and the millions of points in between.  Simply put IoT allows information to be collected from the physical world and physical devices to be controlled remotely. But IoT is not simple! Connecting sensors to the internet…
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The $100B Blockchain Proof Of Concept Hiding In Plain Sight

Are you measuring the health of the blockchain industry by the cryptocurrency market? If so, you’re missing the real story.