The IoT conversation is shifting from 'what' to 'where' and 'how,' as seen in this roundup of the most thought-provoking IoT blogs of 2017.
Analytics is the tool for improving our IoT tools, says Greenwave Systems' Jim Hunter, it's what makes our technology better at serving us.
In 2018, IoT data paired with machine learning and end-to-end service visibility will become key determiners for success.
With the power to transform hands-on workforces and upskill employees of all levels and tenures, augmented reality is the IoT gift that keeps on giving.
Modern supply chains using IoT have the power to ensure customer expectations are not only met, but exceeded. SAP's Hans Thalbauer explains.
Cars have a lot of data to offer. Whether or not we are using it to its full potential is the true question. GE Digital's Jason Cline discusses.
Some of the coolest toys on kids' wish lists include AI capabilities. While fun, says empow's Avi Chesla, they present a number of security risks.
While reflecting on this year, whether the IoT predictions we all made last year came true and looking into the future, a few things stand out to me. First and foremost, companies realizing early ...
TestPlant's Antony Edwards offers five IoT predictions for 2018, from the growth of as a service to the emergence of vermin control in smart homes.
As systems become more intelligent, they evolve to a point where the user or administrator should integrate them into the decision-making process.
SAS Institute's Tamara Dull offers an IoT rendition of the Bing Crosby classic, "White Christmas," filled with IoT gadgets and holiday fun.
Bsquare's Dave McCarthy discusses three valuable lessons from businesses that have cracked open their IIoT data and are in the trenches of Industry 4.0.
The number of IoT devices being added to networks if the stat most talked about, but it's the network planning aspect of IoT that should conjure discussions.
Autodesk's Lona Dallessandro takes a look at the rollback of the net neutrality ruling and the potential impacts it will have on the IoT market.
Saviant Consulting's Yatish Patel offers five factors, from security to interoperability, to consider for a successful enterprise IoT implementation.
IoT and smart automation aren't just for luxury apartments anymore; low- and middle-income buildings are seeing the biggest benefits, says IOTAS' Sce Pike.
While IoT offers a more personalized experience for consumers, it is critical that companies ensure a top-notch, secure user experience.
The internet of things needs direct device interactions, says Uday Davuluru of Lemonbeat GmbH, or it faces complexity, high costs and user dissatisfaction.
Intelligent IP routers that are service-aware and session-stateful could have a huge impact on securely integrating smart homes with larger networks.
Before the internet of things can truly impact consumers' well-being, says Infor's Guy Courtin, privacy and connectivity issues must be overcome.
IoT continues to have a great impact on web development and design as more and more organizations are integrating it into their web design process.
Combining a software-defined perimeter with blockchain is an ideal way to secure autonomous vehicles. Movimento Group's Mahbubul Alam explains.
Making physical objects and systems 'smart' is all the rage, but one thing in the trend isn't smart: the way we protect IoT from cyber-kinetic attacks.
Wearable IoT devices are finding a home in rugged environments, helping ensure the health and safety of athletes and industrial workers alike.
Using the wrong solder paste -- as mundane as it may sound – can derail highly promising IoT projects. NexLogic's Zulki Khan explains.
IoT represents tremendous opportunities for operators, enabling them to retain more current subscribers, attract new subscribers and provide new services.
IoT edge platforms that meet five key requirements will simplify short-term deployments while offering long-term flexibility of new enterprise IoT services.
Cloud tools and services used in IoT systems are changing so fast that it's exceedingly difficult to gain mastery and stay current at the same time.
Bluetooth Mesh aims to be a one-size-fits-all technology for connecting IoT devices. Mark de Clercq of Dialog Semiconductor discusses.
Whether you call it a security fabric, expert system or something else, says Fortinet's James Cabe, the singularity caused by IoT and OT must be addressed.
The Jetsons made IoT look easy -- and cool. What they never showed us, though, is the creepy or just plain wrong that sometimes accompanies the cool.
IoT regulation. Too much and IoT innovation is slowed and costs increase. Too little and more IoT attacks are likely. Silicon Labs' Lars Lydersen discusses.
Turning a smart building into a sentient building offers benefits for the building owners and residents alike. Microshare's Tim Panagos explains.
Geisel Software's Brian Geisel explains why prioritizing security in IoT is critical for manufacturers and consumers alike.
Francisco Maroto of OIES Consulting takes a look at 2017 and 2018 predictions, where there have been just many successes as failures.
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To address IoT challenges and reduce IoT complexity, developers should embrace collaborative lifecycle management and continuous engineering technologies.
While IoT has had a major impact on technology systems and processes, regulations are critical to providing reliable and secure products and services.
Splunk's Erick Dean explains why an analytics-driven approach to threat detection and mitigation just might be the best approach to ensure security in IoT.
With the growth of the internet of things and the rollout of 5G in sight, companies need to rethink how they serve the digitally connected consumer.
Service relationship management, or SRM, is critical to deriving insights from IoT deployments. Decisiv's Dick Hyatt explains why.
James Turino of Drake Star Partners provides an update of the IoT sector mergers and acquisitions in 2017, as well as a private placement update.
For retailers' seasonal pop-up shops to be lucrative, explains ServiceChannel's Hugues Meyrath, technologies such as AI, machine learning and IoT must be used.
The internet of things will change the way first responders and public safety professionals do their jobs. ADRF's Greg Najjar discusses.
Vodafone's Andrew Morawski explores five key internet of things trends business leaders and IT teams should consider in the coming year.
In today's evolving IoT landscape, biometrics is becoming an increasingly important method for authenticating individuals and securing the chain of trust.
Adopting an outcomes-based approach to service delivery could be the key to differentiating your offerings from competitors.
While slow to take off, enterprise and industrial IoT systems will break down barriers to innovation and communication that previously existed.
IoT World's Gavin Whitechurch explains why IoT data and AI are going to be critical in the next generation of technology-oriented enterprises.
As the conversation around IoT turns to security, here are recommendations for what effective regulatory policy for enterprise IoT devices should look like.