Enterprise Solutions

Pilot Project Takes Out the Trash

The IoT (Internet of Things) is helping with smart waste bin monitoring. To continue on an initial commitment to leveraging IoT networks at schools to improve the quality of campus life, eleven-x, www.eleven-x.com, and the UBC (University of British Columbia), www.ubc.ca, have joined forces once again on a second Smart Campus initiative.

By | 2017-11-10T15:40:43+00:00 11/22/2017|

Smart-Grid Funding Heats Up

The smart grid continue to get smarter, as the U.S. DOE (Dept. of Energy), www.energy.gov, has invested $1 million in funding toward RTI (Real-Time Innovations), www.rti.com, to conduct research and new developments of grids under the established DDS (Data Distribution Service) standard.

By | 2017-11-10T15:37:17+00:00 11/20/2017|

ELD Mandate: Is Your Business Ready?

December 18 is fast approaching, and for commercial drivers, this is an important date. It is the day that the ELD (electronic logging device) rule begins to go into effect, and companies need to understand the mandate and how to comply.

By | 2017-11-09T15:08:32+00:00 11/15/2017|

IoT Drives Robotaxis

Today dozens of IoT (Internet of Things) companies are racing to develop robotaxis, but they are still gated by the massive computation needs of a truly autonomous driverless car.

By | 2017-11-02T13:52:30+00:00 11/6/2017|

Gen Z’s Always-On Mindset

Generation Z is one of the most technology intimate and connection dependent in history. They have unique viewpoints and expectations for the devices, technologies, and people they depend on for their always-on lifestyle.

By | 2017-10-24T14:47:22+00:00 11/2/2017|

Bluetooth Modules Power Up

In an effort to help organizations make the most out of their connected devices and systems in 2018, u‑blox, www.u-blox.com, has unveiled its new full Bluetooth 5 compliant NINA-B3 wireless MCU (microcontroller unit) module.

By | 2017-10-24T14:39:20+00:00 10/30/2017|

Who Wants a Smart City?

In speaking with city leaders across the globe, it has been discovered that understanding the needs and wants of their citizens around smart-city technology is of utmost importance.

By | 2017-10-13T13:38:04+00:00 10/23/2017|

Gauging IoT Adoption

IoT (Internet of Things) is increasingly becoming an intrinsic part of business. The range of benefits that users are getting from IoT is also widening as adoption increases, according to the fifth annual Vodafone, www.vodafone.com, IoT Barometer Report.

By | 2017-10-12T16:54:10+00:00 10/17/2017|

Investing in Competitive Manufacturing

Healthy competition keeps an industry headed toward innovation. To keep an industry like manufacturing booming, the U.S. EDA (Economic Development Admin.), www.eda.gov, recently awarded $13.3 million in grants for 11 Trade Adjustment Assistance Centers across the country.

By | 2017-10-02T18:46:54+00:00 10/10/2017|