When it comes to “hot” vertical markets in M2M and the IoT (Internet of Things), the connected car is always among the first to be mentioned. T
M2M solutions are gaining traction and companies are experiencing more operational efficiencies. PrecyseTech, www.precysetech.com, is following suit and lending AECOM, www.aecom.com, REAC (remote entity awareness and control) solutions to identify and monitor vital engine statistics for more than 330 vehicles, pieces of heavy equipment, and vessels at the Olmstead Dam construction site.
Understanding of the IoT (Internet of Things) is becoming increasingly more popular in 2015. According to Strategy Analytics IoT 2015 Deployment and Usage Trends Survey, www.strategyanalytics.com, thirty percent of small-to-large businesses worldwide have begun IoT deployments.
This week, in New Orleans at the Sage Summit, a global strategic partnership is taking center stage, as it boosts small business operations and provides opportunities for PaaS (platform-as-a-service).
To help support Singapore’s Smart Nation Vision, which aims to bring high-speed wireless connectivity to “everyone, everything, everywhere, all the time,” technology provider Dali Wireless, www.daliwireless.com, and NCS, www.ncs.com.sg, an ICT (information and communications technology) delivery specialist across Singapore and other countries, have completed a successful trial of Dali Wireless’ technology, which will help deliver seamless connectivity to mobile users in Singapore.
The IoT (Internet of Things) is receiving one of the first open-software platforms for low-cost sensors and gateways. Monnit Corp., www.monnit.com, a leader in IoT services, is providing the solution with the release of Monnit Mine.
Orange Business Services, www.orange-business.com/en, is increasing domestic coverage to 120 cities by expanding its network footprint in India. Partnering with Tata Communications, www.tatacommunications.com, Orange is broadening network coverage to meet rising customer demand.
MediaTechnics Corporation (MEDT) is pleased to announce that the BlazeNow iOS app has been approved by Apple for release.
ThingWorx, a PTC® (Nasdaq: PTC) business and leading Internet of Things (IoT) platform provider, announced today that Etisalat, a leading Telecommunications provider operating in the Middle-East, Africa and Asia, has signed a Group Framework Agreement to deploy the Industry leading ThingWorx IoT Development Platform to enable new innovative IoT and M2M services throughout the regions that it serves.
Organizing and reviewing data inside a corporation requires extensive attention to detail. More often than not, operations managers run into the problem of missing critical details that could potentially fix a current problem or prevent one from happening in the future. BellHawk Systems, www.bellhawk.com, has released its BellHawk RTX realtime intelligent operations monitoring and alerting software to ease data overload and intensive work schedules.
TRANSFORMERS fans have something to look forward to as the franchise moves to an animated, digital series. Machinima, www.machinima.com, has an agreement with Hasbro, www.hasbro.com, to bring TRANFORMERS to its online entertainment network.
A Dutch company that specializes in GPS (global-positioning systems) solutions, along with the help of a connectivity provider, is launching a GPS tracker for consumers.
Concurrent trends in wearable devices and wireless health devices have opened the door for solutions such as Muse, a wireless EEG (electroencephalography) headband that collects brain data.
Companies in the industrial and enterprise IoT (Internet of Things) are maximizing focus on security solutions, and geolocation is an important factor in the process.
Sensity Systems Announces Strategic Investment by Acuity Brands, Cisco Investments, GE Ventures and Simon Property Group
Sensity Systems Inc., the pioneer of Light Sensory Networks (LSNs), has closed a private funding round of $36 million led by Cisco Investments and includes industry leaders Acuity Brands, GE Ventures and Simon Venture Group (corporate investment arm of Simon Property Group).