Connecting machines is just the first stage of getting insight, says OIES Consulting's Francisco Maroto. The real value comes when you combine IoT and AI.
Edge processing is here to turn the cloud model on its head, says Clearblade's Aaron Allsbrook. Learn how edge computing can help keep data local -- and safe.
Machine as a service, explains Coresystems Manuel Grenacher, is the key to encompassing a factory machine's contributions to business goals through IIoT connectivity.
The mobile gaming industry is getting a makeover thanks to the internet of things. Tatvasoft's Ritesh Mehta explains how IoT and gaming go hand in hand.
Happiest Minds Technologies' Datta Kulkarni explains what IoT platforms are and why your organization needs one, as well as three approaches to building an IoT platform that suits your enterprise's ...
While consumers can help solve the IoT security problem by demanding more secure devices, says zvelo's Louis Creager, the onus is on vendors to put common standards into practice.
As chatbot and artificial intelligence technologies advance, we're going to start seeing a new class of bots become as ubiquitous as smartphones. Sisense's Guy Levy-Yurista explains.
It will not be long before we meet new billionaires sprouting from the AI and IoT communities as the technology advances and generates mountains of useful data, says Dogtown Media's Marc Fischer.
Consumer IoT presents an incredible opportunity for enterprises to engage experiences and create new sources of digital revenue. CSG International's Chad Dunavant discusses.
If you haven't already, consider integrating IoT into your customer experience, says Mitel's Bob Agnes, but be sure to find the right balance between using the technology and adding a human touch.
Splunk's Erick Dean offers his five biggest takeaways from the 'World's Largest Industrial Fair" -- Hannover Messe, from machine data's impact to the need for smart analytics.
Nearly 40% of the fresh food produced in the U.S. is wasted. With all the technology available today, how can the food supply chain be so inefficient? Zest Labs' Peter Mehring describes how IoT can ...
We are at the beginning of a new era of global connectivity. Tata Communications' Tim Sherwood explains why telcos are investing in 5G to transport larger amounts of data at higher speeds with ...
Raspberry Pi isn't a passing fad; it's finding a home in real companies making legitimate products. Geisel Software's Brian Geisel outlines how the low-cost microcomputers can transform traditional ...
As businesses move from IoT experimentation to real-world IoT applications, there are a number of inflection points emerging. Twilio's Chetan Chaudhary discusses what these mean for developers.
The need for secure device-to-device communication and authentication for IoT devices is clear. Portnox's Ofer Amitai examines how blockchain can help.
The benefits of using camera networks for IoT go far beyond security. Axis Communications' Fredrik Nilsson outlines why using camera networks for sensor networks makes sense in the connected world.
Smart machines will make our world much better, says RTI's Stan Schneider. The smart machine era will be liberating in ways we cannot imagine today.
If organizations want to innovate with IoT, says Secure Channel's Richard Blech, it is critical they position IoT security as a key priority in their cybersecurity playbook.
How will the T-Mobile-Sprint merger affect enterprise mobility and IoT connectivity? MOBI's Josh Garrett takes a look.
ForgeRock's Michael Tworek explains the challenges traditional industries face and business models they must adopt to stay competitive in the world of new mobility.
The time has come to create an intergovernmental organization whose objective is to deal with cybersecurity, says Northern.tech's Thomas Ryd. World Cybersecurity Organization, where art thou?
There are numerous benefits of adopting IoT, but doing so without a sound plan often ends in disaster. Software AG's Bernd Gross offers three steps to successfully implement enterprise IoT.
Keysight Technologies' Cheryl Ajluni offers three things any business or product maker can do starting today to improve their chance of mission-critical IoT success.
While personalizing medicine with IoT in healthcare is revolutionizing experiences for doctors and patients alike, Deloitte's Helena Lisachuk explains why connected health is not without its ...
IT pros are finding practical ways to make people-centric smart city initiatives their focus rather than getting distracted by technology.
In order to ensure success when undergoing an IIoT project, Stratus Technologies' Jason Andersen advises businesses ask themselves these four critical questions first.
The GDPR presents serious challenges for IoT, but they are not insurmountable. Openwave Mobility's Aman Brar explains how the GDPR will affect IoT.
FortiGuard's Anthony Giandomenico offers key findings from the recent Fortinet Global Threat Landscape Report, explaining why machine speed security is critical to protect IoT environments.
Security in IoT cannot be an afterthought. Gemalto's Gorav Arora explains why a healthy level of paranoia and using a persona-based approach are key to securing IoT.
Protecting the first responders who protect us is a big responsibility, says AT&T's Chris Penrose. Here are four ways IoT is helping support public safety.
IoT is already having an impact on the retail supply chain, but what about its downstream impact on merchandise, stores and the consumer? Infor's Guy Courtin explains.
As more and more devices become interconnected, platform security becomes crucial. Factom's Matt Whittington explains how blockchain plays into the equation.
The progression to a smart, IoT-enabled machine economy can and should be great, says Don DeLoach, but it won't be unless we have trust in the ecosystem.
Current cloud offerings are not adequate to address the IoT and edge market. MapR's Anoop Dawar explains the cloud battle and offers principles to help organizations reinvent their IoT edge systems.
The internet of things and digital ecosystems are set to become an integral part of the modern trade era. IoT Tribe's Tanya Suarez explains how.
OpenFog Consortium's Lynne Canavan explains why fog computing is critical to the future of AI, IoT and 5G, offering examples and use cases, as well as the SCALE model for fog deployment.
Deloitte Digital's Robert Schmid explores how privacy affects the three basic segments of IoT and explains security measures to put in place to maintain data privacy in your IoT program.
Where are the real IoT business opportunities for MNOs to strategize and achieve volume, scale and growth? Huawei's Medhat Mahmoud discusses.
In the rush to get to market first, some IoT manufacturers are overlooking security, with dire consequences. Ericsson's Bodil Josefsson explains why cybersecurity gets even more important when ...
By using IoT technologies, U.S.-based manufacturers can lead a data-driven manufacturing resurgence. Oracle NetSuite's David Gustovich dives into four of the top benefits of IIoT for manufacturers.
The success of a 5G network rollout, says Aricent's Ben Pietrabella, will depend in large part on the operator's ability to harness AI across the network value chain.
Exadel's Jonathan Fries explains how the Amazon IoT Button offers always-on, 'press a button and things happen' functionality, allowing developers to create simple, easy-to-use IoT applications.
It's time for us to bring security efforts out of the shadows and make it a first-class citizen in our companies. Arm's Dipesh Patel offers pointers to achieving a secure IoT deployment.
Unlicensed spectrum bands, such as CBRS and LAA, aim to increase blanket connectivity, but what about white space initiatives? Can they help improve IoT connectivity? ADRF's Greg Najjar discusses.
A smart city begins with smart transportation. TransitScreen's Matt Caywood explores how smart transit can benefit smart cities, the workforce and the planet.
Hitachi Consulting's Rajesh Devnani explains why isolated IoT proofs of concept are a bad idea and offers key takeaways to avoid the same.
Is blockchain the answer to managing IoT security issues and the deluge of incoming IoT data? Canonical's Jamie Bennett discusses the partnership of IoT and blockchain.
Curious about how autonomous vehicles communicate? Esurance's Haden Kirkpatrick discusses the state of driverless cars today, as well as V2V and V2I communications and the future of self-driving cars.
To reap the rewards of an enterprise IoT ecosystem, says Marlabs' Jojith Rajan, analytics paired with artificial intelligence, machine learning, predictive analytics and digital twins are critical.
SensibleVision's George Brostoff recommends organizations focus on quality and diversity of data rather than just the size of the database for successful, secure 3D face authentication.
Selling IoT isn't easy, but the time to do it is now. OIES Consulting's Francisco Maroto offers tips to IoT sales success.
The $700 billion trucking industry is on the cusp of a technological revolution. Decisiv's Rob Bradenham explores the benefits of IIoT in the supply chain, from optimized processes to less downtime.
Real-time location services is poised to bring a 'new logistics order.' Roambee's Sanjay Sharma outlines the benefits for logistics companies and their clients alike.
The internet of shadowy things is a shady place to be – until the proper security measures are put in place. MobileIron's Ojas Rege offers tips for tackling IoT security challenges.
What if you could pair a conversational chatbot with the plethora of sensor data from IIoT to help manage a response or activity based on a predictive outcome? Progress' Mark Troester discusses.
IoT requires a critical technology infrastructure reinvention, which can be enabled only by HTAP powered by in-memory computing. GridGain Systems' Nikita Ivanov explains.
Because the IoT market could mean any number of things, it will remain fragmented for a very long time, says Particle's Zach Supalla.
Large, complex IoT systems can be like the board game Mousetrap, says Red Hat's James Kirkland. The moment something is off, a chain reaction can lead to system failures.
With a lack of cohesive standards, it's hard to see where to start when it comes to securing IoT. ThingStream's Neil Hamilton offers questions to consider when assessing security requirements of ...
For IoT to move from consumer curiosity to industry workhorse, organizations need confidence in the availability and performance of IoT architectures. Cato Networks' Gur Shatz explains how SD-WAN ...
One of the biggest challenges with the internet of things is that the devices are hard to see and control on the network. Portnox's Ofer Amitai offers tips to help secure IoT.
Traditional network security models aren't working in the IoT landscape. IoT World Founder Gavin Whitechurch explains why many enterprises are turning to blockchain to secure IoT.
IoT vulnerabilities are being constantly discovered an exposed across all industries. Thales eSecurity's John Grimm discusses why trust in IoT is critical, and offers steps to enabling trust.
The bottom line is that not all IoT is created equally, and can't be secured equally. Trend Micro's Greg Young outlines six IoT security myths and the realities behind them.
Cellular or Wi-Fi. Given each technology's bandwidth, cost, coverage and security characteristics, which should IoT application developers choose? Sierra Wireless' Philippe Guillemette discusses.
Mobiliya's Krish Kupathil offers six prominent verticals that have already integrated augmented reality into their daily workflow processes which enterprises considering AR should learn from.
Augmented, virtual and mixed reality are making their way into the enterprise -- that is, if they don't fall prey to 'innovation cannibalism' first. Kaleido Insights' Jaimy Szymanski discusses.
While the benefits of IoT are becoming clear for many organizations, considering cost, reliability and security prior to deployment are critical. Veeam's Rick Vanover discusses.
As we get a more connected transportation grid, not only could we expect the incremental benefits of increased time with our assets, says Infor's Guy Courin, but it could open new business models ...
How we secure and react to cybersecurity concerns today will seriously impact the future vulnerability and reliance of IoT. FreeWave's Scott Allen discusses.
IoT will transform how insurance underwriting and pricing are done for markets including autos, smart home, health and more , says Accelerite's Dean Hamilton. However, the benefits aren't without ...
Industry leaders and policymakers must ensure the well-being of the consumer in a smart, connected world. Wipro's Jayraj Nair explains why ethics, values and common standards are critical.
There are scores of approaches to achieving exceptional customer experience, says ServiceChannel's Hugues Meyrath, with the application of IoT and data analytics being a key one.
Editorial Director Robert Richardson takes a seat at the lab table at the IoT Village in the Sandbox area at the 2018 RSA Conference to hack his way into some IoT devices.
Industrial IoT is experiencing growing pains, says Augury's Saar Yoskovitz, and that's why focusing on building the central nervous system for IIoT is the next critical step forward.
Manufacturers, service providers and consumers need to protect their connected devices, IP and sensitive data. Trustonic's Richard Hayton explains how trusted execution environments can help.
Fleet vehicles and managers, get ready for an upgrade. Jooycar's María Paz Gillet Martín explains three ways big data and IoT are affecting fleet management.
A successful industrial IoT deployment requires the right mix of customer experience and data utilization. Voxpro's Brian Hannon offers advice to help customer experience teams prepare support for ...
To achieve the full benefits of an IoT deployment, says Karina Popova, using a programming language for embedded development and a programming language for web server development is critical.
Though there are several recommended properties for built-in security, says NCP engineering's Julian Weinberger, encrypting communications with VPNs is essential.
Embedded SIMs and soft SIMs are gathering pace, says Tata Communications' Tim Sherwood, helping IoT device manufacturers quickly and seamlessly connect devices worldwide.
Is IoT an evolution or revolution? OIES Consulting's Francisco Maroto explains why it's critical to look at the Age we are living in to take part in the debate.
AI coverage is everywhere, but there are many misunderstandings about it. Aricent's Ben Pietrabella looks at four enduring myths and explains why businesses need to reboot their thinking.
Today's auto manufacturers are using IIoT in response to demands for more customization. Infor's Jeff Nedwick explains.
When you combine blockchain, AI and automobiles, an auditable 'time chain of events' can be recorded. FICO's Scott Zoldi discusses the uses and benefits.
While IoT has revolutionized healthcare, says Netscout's Eileen Haggerty, expanding threats and increasingly innovative tech make the need for complete visibility and service assurance critical.
Security cameras are visual sensors by nature, so why not add analytics and benefit further? Cisco Meraki's George Bentinck offers advice on adopting IP-enabled security cameras.
The opportunities of IoT in e-commerce logistics are unlimited. Aankhen's Subhash Chowdary explains, offering examples of success and an IoT case study.
Behavioral eManipulation, explains Independent Security Evaluators' Ted Harrington, is an attack methodology in which attackers use technical exploits to influence human behavior.
The TV industry needs to move toward personalized, targeted real-time advertising and abandon the traditional way of gathering viewer analytics. EyeSight's Ran Baror explains how.
Bsquare's Dave McCarthy discusses five critical ways adaptive diagnostics is helping improve repair of mission-critical equipment.
Why has healthcare struggled to make IoT safe? MOBI's Josh Garrett discusses two primary healthcare IoT challenges: device manufacturer priorities and network access security.
As environmental models and IoT sensors advance, explains Esurance's Haden Kirkpatrick, we'll not only know earlier when a disaster will strike, but also the preciseness of its impact.
PKI can be used to secure IoT devices during the manufacturing process -- its supply chain as well as the distribution and delivery process. GlobalSign's Nisarg Desai discusses.
Nexsoftsys' James Warner discusses three use cases where streaming analytics has a bright future, but has not quite taken off yet.
What are the success factors that will further drive the growth and lead to faster adoption of IoT? One key factor is collaborative innovation, says Huawei's Medhat Mahmoud.
Microservices play a critical role in IoT, explains LeanIX's André Christ, providing the flexibility needed to capture, process and manage massive volumes of IoT data.
How do you make IoT technology development manageable? Mendix's Johan den Haan says the answer lies in adopting a platform approach with an additional model-driven platform layer.
ForgeRock's Ashley Stevenson examines the security, data and connected services being developed to make new mobility an everyday, on-the-go reality.