The rise of the internet of things combined with a fast-changing regulatory environment requires a new mindset on consent and privacy -- and soon.
Identifying and defining key characteristics of a cloud-based IoT monetization engine will help businesses succeed not just today, but for years to come.
Digital transformation is making short work of organizations that do not evolve. However, to be successful, leadership and current skills are a must.
Shifting the culture of an industrial company to more quickly adopt and embrace digitization will be one of the biggest factors in a successful digital transformation.
When cities apply IoT to the larger challenges facing them, they will improve sustainability while implementing solutions that improve the urban experience.
In part one of this two-part Q&A, Whit Diffie weighs in on the privacy risks in an unprotected IoT world and explains why he doesn't own a Nest thermostat.
Blockchain, while still an emerging solution, is one of the more intriguing technologies with potential to set us down the road towards a secure IoT world.
To secure the exploding number of IP connected created by IoT, big data and cloud services, connections must be underpinned by encryption and a VPN.
While many sessions at IoT Evolution Expo focused on wider-area, lower-data-rate standards, there wasn't much agreement over which is best.
Fostering innovation and cross-divisional collaboration along with a keen focus on services and data, organizations can embrace IoT for long-term success.
The promise of IoT is to not only light up dark parts of the supply chain, but also to fundamentally change how our supply chains operate.
Overcoming the internet of things security challenge requires the work of consumers, vendors and governments alike.
If you would like to rely on a wearable as a source of identity verification, there are some key things to keep in mind.
2016 saw some of the largest individual funding rounds for commercial and industrial internet of things companies. Review a list of some of those companies.
It's important to shift the focus of discussion to the solutions required to drive clear, tangible business value with IoT and BI.
A functioning internet of things requires everyone to take security seriously; learn the part a secure platform has to play.
Internet of things security is a rightful concern, but jumping into regulating IoT may not be the best move for the IoT market as a whole.
NFC, IoT and CES. Three three-letter acronyms that belong together. Check out some of the coolest NFC and IoT implementations at CES 2017.
With an IoT platform and smart streetlight software, Oklahoma Gas and Electric is ready to throw new light on customer service.
Many technologies ride the popularity wave and subsequently become a channel -- and not core to business needs. Will IoT follow the same path?
Testing smart device performance is one piece of the puzzle; IoT requires a paradigm shift in the way products and solutions are developed and tested.
A number of products and technologies on display at CES 2017 pushed boundaries and are helping fuel innovation, especially as they relate to IoT.
There are a variety of actions manufacturers, service providers and consumers alike can take to work towards greater overall IoT security.
As we look to 2017 and beyond, we'll see IIoT continue to revolutionize organizations, with the biggest transformations being led in three key areas.
The rapid influx of potentially insecure connected devices poses more targets for cyberattacks, upping the ante for cybersecurity.
Small businesses are uncertain as to the extent they are affected by IoT security issues. It's time to become a trusted security advisor to your customers.
With proper planning and intelligent design, IoT can be approached in a manner to minimize risk and deliver increasing benefits through the entire value chain.
Secure connectivity infrastructure in an IoT-enabled world includes a few basic building blocks that every organization should be aware of.
The ISDN switch-off is inevitable. Currently there is a need to find an appropriate alternative. IoT and M2M communication could be used in this case.
In IoT, killer apps represent solutions to real business problems, solutions that are obvious, immediate and easy to understand.
There are four strategies for the IoT industry to consider as it seeks to connect and realize the full potential of connected home.
While voice recognition is much improved and its place in IoT architectures is perceivable, it can still be hard to communicate.
Take a look at some of the innovative concepts witnessed at the National Retail Federation's Big Show, including four major wins and misses.
When it comes to enhancing customer experience with the internet of things, it's all about striking the right balance.
The industrial internet is ushering in a new wave of mobile apps. Along with the benefits comes a number of considerations IIoT companies must face.
Learn how IoT can be an effective tool in cognitive science research and help effectively proctor online courses to impart credibility for online education.
Wearables and assisted reality make people more competitive, helping them work smarter, safer and faster by augmenting their skills, not replacing them.
Take a look at some of the trends that are expected to both boost and hamper the internet of things in making things work better in 2017.
The connectivity and real-time analytics inherent in the internet of things could be the game changer for retailers' inventory woes.
2017 will see the emergence of true fog computing and programmable/intelligent edge devices with the strongest security measures to date.
Energy and asset management solutions have in many ways been hit by the "perfect storm" for IoT-driven acceleration and evolution.
Mature open standards and communications protocols have made it easier for disparate devices to communicate and for communicated data to be read, sorted, analyzed and acted upon.
Organizations aiming to capture market share and succeed in the IoT healthcare arena must overcome four obstacles which could impede market growth.
Accurate positioning boosts functionality and flexibility in internet of things measurement, sensing and control applications.
To avoid ending up siloed, city leaders should plan ahead and create a blueprint of how they want data to integrate and flow in their smart city.
As we reinvent business in a mobile-first world, we often forget an important detail: How do we support anytime/anyplace mobile workers and IoT devices?
Organizations must figure out how to secure data transmission to and from the IoT devices connecting to their networks. PKI can help.
There are a number of IoT PCB design layout, fabrication and assembly considerations and nuances companies must be aware of to launch a successful project.
The killer app is what will take the internet of things from being a proof-of-concept project in a lab to a strategic part of the business.
The internet of things Industrial Revolution is here, and it's going to greatly impact a few notable places: healthcare, transportation and agriculture.
To understand how IoT can help the workplace, it's important to understand what makes meetings bad or unproductive in the first place.
Explore the five major market segments for 5G and check out a number of recommendations to help 5G meet its potential securely.
Emerging technologies such as IoT, AI and machine learning will not make everyone a data scientist, but they will help make data scientists more productive.
Connected car services, as with any networked technology, becomes more useful as more nodes connect and share data.
In a world of evolving cyberthreats, how can governments protect data? Enter blockchain, a growing presence as we move further into the IoT age.
IoT security has been a concern from the get-go, and the Mirai botnet made it mainstream. See what experts' IoT predictions for security in 2017 are.
Learning how to create revenue, making sense of IoT data and preventing latency are among the top themes for industry experts' IoT predictions for 2017.
The opportunities of the internet of things abound; here are five IoT infrastructure resolutions to help organizations find a starting point to IoT success.
Until recently, the threat of IoT security was heard, but not acted on. Fortunately, that's beginning to change. Learn how to thwart enterprise IoT threats.
If industrial organizations are serious about the internet of things, they must become serious about industrial IoT security.
There are several steps organizations should take to successfully identify and deploy internal IoT initiatives -- without appointing an IoT officer.
Recent DDoS attacks demonstrated the potential devastation of IoT, which should serve as a call for enterprises to calculate their digital risk appetite.
The internet of things has grown over the past year, and will continue to see success in 2017. Here are five predictions for what the year holds for IoT.
Taking a look back at 2016, Ryan Lester sheds some light on the really great internet of things milestones we as an industry had this year.
In this Q&A, Chris Witeck and Jeffrey Sanderson of Citrix sit down and discuss the evolution of securing IoT in the enterprise.
Edge computing offers five immediate and measurable results, helping solve many of the real-world challenges of IoT deployments.
Want to be a leading vendor in the nearly half a trillion-dollar IoT market? For starters, be sure to avoid these five pitfalls.
Tesla is revolutionizing the manufacturing world by thinking less like a traditional manufacturer and more like a service provider.
While consumer-grade internet of things devices are hogging the limelight, it will be in real-time data management where the value of IoT lies.
IoT is helping Santa -- and supply chain managers across the globe -- develop more efficient manufacturing and distribution processes than ever before.
The power sector has emerged as an early leader for blockchain, with the potential to cut costs and streamline processes in power industry transactions.
As the Industry 4.0 revolution forms, it's important to carefully consider which platforms are best positioned to deliver on their promises.
The Internet of People (IoP) is not just more sensor data, but it is a learning process or a study of how people interact with sensor data.
Amazon Go is the company's attempt to disrupt the brick-and-mortar retail experience using computer vision, machine learning and artificial intelligence.
The time to redefine the internet of things from a product-centric view to one built around data and analytics and their building blocks is now.
Blockchain technology is useful in its own way, but is it the answer to securing an internet of things deployment? Learn more.
Geospatial big data and its use cases in IoT are massive and complex, but with dedicated analysis they are extremely valuable to its user.
The future of IT will be filled with exciting new services for techies and consumers. Learn how APIs are transforming helping get the job done.
While a number of companies have been quick to bring new products and devices to the market, only a handful have done that with monetization in mind.
A lack of an IoT security framework and the advent of botnets launching DDoS attacks via IoT devices could threaten the future of the internet.
Ubiquitous connectivity is influencing expectations for how we work and go about our daily lives -- expectations that don't go away when we enter buildings.
Bringing compute to the edge helps quickly and economically predict impending failures, threats or manufacturing problems and improve business efficiency.
Artificial intelligence is making inroads in the healthcare industry. Explore five AI disruptions and their benefits coming soon to a hospital near you.
Managing tomorrow's meeting requires fully integrated solutions. Keep employees connected and productive with a hand from IoT and beacon technology.
Your organization's most underutilized sensor is moving to the frontline in an IoT-enabled world. Get ready for video, the next big insight creator.
While users need to be responsible in the online world, security fatigue is real, and manufacturers/providers must take responsibility for product security.
Smart sensors play an undeniably key role in IoT. Understanding the full set of features and capabilities associated with these sensors is essential.
While the internet of things may not have yet delivered on its promise of seamless home automation, it is making strides in the smart workplace. Learn how.
Real-world examples of cities using IoT to improve existing transportation systems prove smart transit is a win for stakeholders and the patrons they serve.
The journey to IoT success may seem arduous. By managing seven building blocks, companies can accelerate time to market and reduce the risk and cost of IoT.
If IoT applications can help you grow your business, start developing distributed computing systems expertise in your business now.
With IoT technology, retailers can offer customers the same online shopping experience they enjoy in brick-and-mortar stores.
As the internet of things gains traction, data protection is a must. Learn how three encryption methods can help secure the IoT-enabled workplace.
With the proliferation of IoT devices, there is an obvious need of a data-filtering mechanism at the location of the data generator. Edge analytics fulfills that need.
Preventing events like last month's IoT DDoS attack is critical, as in the future they could impact not only a few devices, but our cars and homes.
Fear alone will not yield secure devices. A different approach to incentivizing IoT security -- one that makes it easier to deploy then before -- is critical.
A major study of smart city deployments around the world found most were in the pilot phase, though this is not always clear.
Recent advances in smart security and safety devices offer consumers new and expanded solutions to help them trade in worry for peace of mind.
IoT customers have three main barriers that prevent IoT adoption; innovators that understand what customers want will succeed the most in IoT.
Agile methodology is a proven approach; many IoT solutions are built via the agile development process by vendors that know iterative sprints.