Internet of Things (IoT) Strategy
We cannot overstate the importance digital twins will have for a number of industries, especially manufacturing installations and processes that need close interactions between machines and human.
While distributed ledger technology is in the spotlight, there are some challenges facing the convergence of blockchain and IoT. Kaleido Insights' Jessica Groopman discusses.
MobiDev's Serge Koba outlines five key IoT trends will remain relevant throughout 2018 for developers and business owners alike.
By taking a business-first versus technology-first approach to IoT, says IMS Evolve's Jason Kay, companies can achieve valuable IoT deployments.
We know botnets can wreak havoc, but what about IoT botnets? And how will they affect cryptocurrencies? Nexsoftsys's James Warner discusses.
Digital transformation driven by IoT is highly beneficial -- and unavoidable if businesses want to remain competitive.
Microsoft's SharePoint remains an in-demand business platform for organizations all over the world. Combined it with IoT to reap even more benefits.
The next phase of connectivity is here: voice-controlled automation. LogiNext's Manisha Raisinghai explains the benefits of voice in logistics.
There's an underutilized tool that can help create a sustainable future: IoT. Wipro's Jayraj Nair discusses steps companies can take towards a more sustainable, connected future.
The IoT Evolution Expo brought IoT decision-makers together in panel discussion about how IoT is driving sustainability.
To survive a potential technology apocalypse, companies today must be careful of 'The Walking Dead' of IoT. OIES Consulting's Francisco Maroto explains.
What does IoT in 2018 hold for us? Infor's Guy Courtin offers insights into consumer IoT, the IoT and AI partnership, IoT privacy and more.
When it comes to IoT, monetization is key. Flexera's Eric Free explains the opportunities and challenges of subscription and pay-per-use IoT revenue models.
When it comes to consumer IoT, it should be all about the user experience. Unfortunately, that isn't always the case, explains Red Hat's Gordon Haff.
Sage's Klaus-Michael Vogelberg offers three key IoT megatrends to watch for over the next year and beyond.
Karina Popova explains the benefits IoT can provide to farmers, as well as the challenges of adopting connected technologies in the agriculture industry.
Urban leaders should put citizens at the heart of smart city strategies to meet the higher expectations and logical outcomes they expect, says Tata Consultancy Services' Seeta Hariharan.
Leaning on technology contracts, says Johnson Controls' Jim Nannini, can help enterprises ensure IoT deployments in smart buildings fulfill their goals and vision.
Artificial intelligence is transforming how businesses interact with their customers. Axway's Suraj Kumar explains the role of AI in CX and how APIs make it easier to adopt.
Testing IoT isn't the easiest process. Sogeti's Tom van de Ven offers tips on how to approach it and create your IoT test strategy.
Mark Troester of Progress explores the convergence of today's digital trends -- AI, IoT and digital transformation -- and what it means for your business.
We're moving into an era of decentralized and distributed computing where everything computes together as if peer-to-peer nodes on a global mesh computer.
Connected products and IoT systems require much more than a centralized innovation lab can deliver. BrightWolf's James Branigan explains.
The exchange of ideas, expertise and data among people, organizations and governments could enable the corporate world to create more sustainable products and services.
It will be 2018 in which IoT grows up and offers true innovation. Infiswift's Arup Barat discusses this and more IoT trends for the coming year.
Robert Schmid of Deloitte Consulting explains how turnkey IoT offers a customized IoT solution with ease of implementation -- the best of both worlds.
MOBI's Josh Garrett discusses trends for enterprise mobility in 2018, explaining why Microsoft will be relevant in mobility and why exclusive BYOD is out.
As more companies start implementing reality technology, it's only a matter of time before digital twins become more intricate and elaborate.
IPS' Mitch Maiman discusses IoT technology trends he expects in 2018, from improved security through blockchain to outdoor IoT growth to more wearables.
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.
In 2018, IoT data paired with machine learning and end-to-end service visibility will become key determiners for success.
Modern supply chains using IoT have the power to ensure customer expectations are not only met, but exceeded. SAP's Hans Thalbauer explains.
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.
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.
Using the wrong solder paste -- as mundane as it may sound – can derail highly promising IoT projects. NexLogic's Zulki Khan explains.
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.
Francisco Maroto of OIES Consulting takes a look at 2017 and 2018 predictions, where there have been just many successes as failures.
To address IoT challenges and reduce IoT complexity, developers should embrace collaborative lifecycle management and continuous engineering technologies.
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.
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.
Vodafone's Andrew Morawski explores five key internet of things trends business leaders and IT teams should consider in the coming year.
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.
Getting a job in the IoT field is tough without the experience and certifications needed. Learn how vocational training is helping fill the IoT skills gap.
Technology made a big impact on our lives in 2017; so that now begs the question: What trends will 2018 hold? BoldIQ's Roei Ganzarski takes a look.
The internet of things has changed the paradigm of single-vendor, end-to-end methodology; IoT is too complex to approach alone. Cisco's Maciej Kranz explains.
With IoT anticipated to be heavily reliant on cloud computing, it too could be affected by quantum computing, says NetScout's Ron Lifton. Learn how.
Java is a great starting point for IoT applications when it comes to ubiquity as well as in-built security and encryption technology.
Delivering IoT services demands an ecosystem of partners and customers along with new business models for generating value and enabling growth.
IoT is a tool for achieving something. So, if IoT is the answer, it's critical to discover what question you need IoT to answer.
Veeam Software's Rick Vanover takes a look at five IoT trends that he believes will becomes more relevant -- even mainstream -- in the coming year.
Companies worldwide in every industry are realizing the importance of integrating powerful, connected communications tools with IoT.
Chris Matthieu of Citrix offers his take on IoT technology innovations in 2018 – many of which don't have to be conservative to be credible.
To achieve cyber-resilience, the smart building industry and developers must strictly deploy smart systems that have security built in from the start.
Kairos Capital Advisors' Russell Redenbaugh discusses three things successful investors must consider before investing in IoT products and companies.
Artificial intelligence is a hot topic, but as BoldIQ's Roei Ganzarski notes, true AI doesn't exist today; what we're experiencing is augmented intelligence.
As IoT projects move from OT to IT, we'll see the rise of general-purpose over single-purpose IoT, which ultimately will enable digital transformation.
Legacy distribution patterns aren't always a great fit for IoT systems. IoT data introduces a new distribution pattern your organization needs to accommodate.
IoT awards can mean a lot to startups and companies that want notoriety. But do awards really help discover IoT innovators? Francisco Maroto discusses.
As enterprises adopt IoT devices and manufacturers develop enterprise tools, there is a shared responsibility to ensure data is fortified against attacks.
Printed circuit board thermal profiles aren't created equal, and each IoT PCB project demands its own unique profile. However, this isn't an easy task.
Humans will play a vital role in rolling out IoT technology initiatives at industrial organizations. Explore three ways humans power IIoT.
By avoiding these four common roots of failure in IoT, teams can get closer to their own achievements and capitalize on the industry's opportunity.
The internet of things is bringing technology directly into everyone's lives, and exponentially increasing the demands on the user experience and quality.
While the benefits of enterprise IoT applications are aplenty, the hidden threats of engaging in IoT innovation must be addressed before adoption.
With data engineering, the agility and accuracy of your IoT data can grow over time -- along with the business value, says Infostretch's Manish Mistry.
In order to fully realize the benefits of a smart city revolution, we need a strong foundation and it all starts with a modern electrical grid.
With startup-corporate collaboration, startups can better build security and resilience in products while corporations can better understand vulnerabilities.
The processes thwarting IoT progress, says James Kirkland of Red Hat, can be boiled down to a simple mathematical equation: IoT = DevOps2.
With IoT and other new tech increasing the attack surface of enterprises, it's critical for CEOs to have the proper background to counter the threats.
Designing the right stencil for an IoT PCB is extremely important; it takes good experience in process engineering to get the job done.
Kaleido Insights' Jessica Groopman discusses three scenarios in which blockchain offers an architectural advancement to foster trusted machine interactions.
A year after the biggest DDoS we've ever seen, says Micro Focus' Geoff Webb, we are experiencing the first wave of impact of the transformative IoT trend.
Business leaders may recognize the importance of digital transformation, but as Software AG's Kevin Niblock says, they are not so clear on how to enable it.
Skyhook's Kipp Jones offers advice on defining your requirements for location in IoT and questions to get the best technology from your location service provider.
The greatest IoT challenges aren't from the technology, says Exosite's Mark Benson, but from employees, interdepartmental politics and incumbent corporate processes.
Digital transformation can't thrive unless your organization has a culture that's willing and able to embrace it, says GE Digital's Jason Cline.
Blockchain, AI and IoT will start working together in a seamless ecosystem, and the result is a more connected, more efficient and more secure world.
The internet of things is changing how manufacturers manufacture and consumers consume. Get ready for an influx of as-a-service offerings, thanks to IoT.
Monetizing IoT is complex, but with an IoT platform, companies can turn the technology into a profitable source of business, says Deloitte's Helena Lisachuk.
Finding qualified candidates to fill high-tech jobs is a challenge in the U.S. and worldwide. MOBI's Josh Garrett explains how to fill the skills gap.
To effectively transmit signals in an IoT PCB, circuit designers must carefully assess device packaging and components including traces, routing and vias.
IoT influencers, bloggers and IoT speakers are not synonymous with IoT experts, but all of them are helping speed the adoption of the internet of things.
Silver Spring Networks' Don Reeves explains 10 'IoT rights" that customers should expect to receive from their network provider of choice.
To manage IoT devices, enterprises can now call upon their mobile service provider to offer an automated mobility management (AMM) software platform.
Connecting and curating digital ecosystems are essential to defining, designing and implementing complex, IoE-based services, but how do you go about this?
IoT is really an 'internet of customer experiences.' Data will grow organically and rapidly, so brands will need to harvest it for powerful relationships.
To succeed in their enterprise IoT initiatives, organizations must narrow their focus and focus their vision, advises Chris Witeck of ExtraHop.
Read a brief case study from Flutura's Rick Harlow examining how IIoT in combination with AR/VR can provide real savings to organizations.
Paessler's Dirk Paessler explains why it's important to monitor virtual assets, as well as things how to ensure IoT initiatives run smoothly on virtual networks.
To determine which IoT gateway best supports your technical and budget requirements, advises Rigado's Justin Rigling, start with these five considerations.
UPS achieved immense savings by making an incredibly simple change. Athani Krishnaprasad explains how to apply UPS' thinking to your organization.
The fifth annual Midwest IoT Summit is being held October 18 and 19, and co-chairman Don DeLoach says it will be a conference to remember.
Without a clear ROI, IoT may never make an impact. Mindtree's Srinivas Bhagavatula offers five questions to ask when determining the business case for IoT.
Evaluating managed IoT service providers? Frank Greer of Zipit Wireless offers questions to ask to ensure you find the best for your enterprise's needs.