Connected World Staff

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The Connected World staff contributes daily news articles to the Website on a regular basis, writing about the latest trends in the M2M and connected-device space.

Intelligrated Upgrades Management Solutions

Intelligrated,, a North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, has announced a CMMS (computerized maintenance management software), the Intelligrated Reliability Intelligence Solution (IRIS), meant to help operations avoid unplanned downtime and keep systems running efficiently.

By | 4/28/2016|

3D Robotics Drones Leverage Autodesk Forge Platform

Capturing site data by hand can be costly, time consuming, and even dangerous, but employing drones to capture the data can change this reality.

By | 4/27/2016|

New Sequans LTE for IoT Module Certified by AT&T

Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE:SQNS) announced that its newest EZLinkLTE module, the US60L, has been certified to operate on AT&T’s 4G LTE network, having achieved technical acceptance (TA) from AT&T’s Network Ready Lab.

By | 4/26/2016|

Orange Business Services Partners with Konetik to Drive Forward the New Wave of Fleet Management

Orange Business Services has partnered with UK-based start-up Konetik to help it launch an aftermarket plug-and-play fleet management solution.

By | 4/26/2016|

AGGIOS Receives Funding for Innovation

In early March, the California Energy Commission,, approved $4.3 million in grants for projects that will increase the efficiency of natural gas technology used in industrial, agriculture, and water processes. One grant was awarded to AGGIOS,, a provider of software-defined power management for IoT (Internet of Things) applications, in order to help reduce energy usage in set-top boxes, televisions, personal computers, and game consoles.

By | 4/26/2016|

Miami-Dade County Joins AT&T Smart Cities Initiative

Residents in Miami-Dade County could soon experience improvements in areas like public safety, public transportation and traffic.

By | 4/25/2016|

New Sensor System to Forecast Fruit Farm Pests

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada The Government of Canada is investing nearly a million dollars ($949,322) to develop precision, wireless technology capable of predicting diseases that affect farm output, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay announced today.

By | 4/25/2016|

Verizon Expands ThingSpace in 2016

Verizon,, recently made some announcements about its ThingSpace platform, which allows businesses to build, manage, and consume IoT (Internet of Things) applications.

By | 4/25/2016|

Innovative Miami Parking Startup MyPark and Nikao Manufacturing Of Weston Announce Partnership Built at Emerge Americas

Drivers frustrated trying to find parking in Miami and wasting valuable time circling a garage or lot have a new solution.

By | 4/22/2016|

Panasonic OneConnect℠ Partners with Triton Digital® for Enhanced Driver Messaging

Panasonic subsidiary Aupeo GmbH announced today its collaboration with Triton Digital at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Hollywood, California.

By | 4/22/2016|

Skyworks, Sequans Announce LTE Cat-M Solution

As the number of IoT (Internet of Things) shipments skyrockets, IoT developers are increasingly looking to LTE (long-term evolution) to meet their future connectivity needs.

By | 4/22/2016|

Atmel and Rockchip Join ARM Global University Program Alliance

ARM has expanded its Global University Program Alliance in China through new partnerships with Atmel, a subsidiary of Microchip and a global leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch solutions, and Rockchip, a leading China-based integrated circuit (IC) design company.

By | 4/21/2016|

Legrand Strengthens Its Positions in the Market of Lighting Solutions for Non-Residential Buildings in the United States by Acquiring1 Pinnacle Architectural Lighting.

Actively pursuing its strategy of targeted and bolt-on acquisitions, Legrand (Paris:LR) today announced the acquisition1 of Pinnacle Architectural Lighting, one of the leaders in architectural lighting solutions for commercial buildings in the United States.

By | 4/21/2016|

IAR Systems, Renesas Integrate Tools

Platform solutions can offer simplified development and quick ROI (return on investment) for IoT (Internet of Things) and embedded applications.

By | 4/21/2016|

Accenture and Apax Partners to Form Joint Venture to Drive Digital Innovation in Insurance Software

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Apax Partners, a leading global private equity firm, have agreed to form a joint venture to accelerate the innovation of claims, billing and policy administration software for the insurance industry.

By | 4/20/2016|