Internet of Things (IoT) Verticals
As the connected car becomes more mainstream, car manufacturers require an identity and access management system that's both reliable and agile.
Technologies like IoT and telematics provide huge opportunity for insurers to improve their products and the way they interact with their customers.
Those making or using connected devices, or objects electronically tagged and tracked, should begin prototyping Li-Fi-based alternatives today.
The recent Blockchain World Congress conference in New York City explored the implications of blockchain outside the financial services realm.
Deploying IoT in the workplace can improve employee productivity and employee satisfaction -- a win for both management and the company as a whole.
The IoT revolution means change for people and companies. Your company must begin a digital transformation or you will go out of business.
Artificial intelligence or AI can help the next generation of IoT platforms be one that allows things to become thinking, learning objects.
Implementing end-to-end trust points and countermeasures is critical to mitigating connected city threats and staying safe.
There are six critical phases of the digital transformation journey, each critical for those working in the IoT sector to understand.
As the internet of things grows, a tangible and continuous revenue stream also grows, the heart of which will be around voice and data.
There's a multiparty face-off regarding the future of OTT and the TV ecosystem. It's clear that the consumer is going to win regardless of who triumphs.
Accelerating smart home IoT adoption requires several key steps -- taken singularly and collectively -- by technology vendors and today's broader smart home ecosystem.
IoT often works in the background, quietly and unobtrusively making life better. But hidden IoT can be a liability when selling it to taxpaying residents.
It's essential IT and OT consider the other's expertise and point of view and work together toward the ultimate goal -- a secure, productive IIoT.
Smart cities go beyond connected street lights, trash cans and booking a parking space with a smart swipe. Learn how.
Participants in a roundtable discussion took a look at the reality of the internet of things market, including recent M&A activity.
The opportunity associated with IoT represents a bright spot for communications service providers seeking to differentiate themselves from the competition.
The Vodafone IoT Barometer 2016 offers a number of key takeaways for everyone working in IoT, connected devices and communications.
To improve smart city resiliency, the Department of Homeland Security is looking to Silicon Valley and other tech hubs across the country for help.
A smart home system requires more than just internet connectivity to be considered smart. Learn the benefits of a system-level product design approach.
Smart home cloud platforms are a growing segment consisting of smart home control and automation system platform as well as smart home device platforms.
Google, Apple, Uber and Tesla -- the four horsemen of the connected cars -- pack a big threat to established automakers and the car industry as a whole.
IoT security must play an integral role throughout the lifecycle of IoT data to avoid network penetrations and data breaches.
Manufacturers need to shift their business models to reap the benefits of the IoT craze. This involves adopting a more software-centric approach.
Moore's Law and Metcalfe's Law planted the seeds for the internet of things decades ago, illustrating and helping to predict potential for IoT.
IoT creates a plethora of customer usage data; but how can it be monetized? Explore key factors to keep in mind when deploying a data monetization engine.
IoT introduces a new culture to product development, meaning the traditional question of "agile or waterfall?" isn't always an easy one to answer.
If vendors can work together to democratize the internet of things, it can become more available and accessible to companies of all shapes and sizes.
From the halls of academia to the boardroom, the internet of things is bringing distributed computing back into spotlight.
We've all heard that the internet of things can bring great opportunities to your business, but is it a must have? To answer this question, just look at the ROI of IoT.
IoT captures details of the "things" in this world, letting us know what's going to happen next without having to understand the "why" of the equation.
From the PC revolution to the cloud, smartphones, data centers and finally the internet of things, there's a never-ending sea of valuable information becoming available to smart business leaders.
Turning an IoT idea into a value-driving application requires frequent iteration and close collaboration between the business and IT. Learn how rapid experimentation can help.
While consumer internet of things applications and devices can make our lives easier, it's in enterprise IoT where there's real value.
By intentionally applying four core principles to all civic initiatives powered by the internet of things, smart cities will become a ubiquitous reality.
Engineering services company Intuitive Machines is using its employees' backgrounds to commercialize space tech for space, energy and medicine.
At its recent investor day, Ford announced its strategy for IoT and how the company plans to make its mark in the connected car industry.
The benefits 5G can bring IoT are aplenty, but there are three industries it stands to help most: connected cars, smart cities and fleet management.
The internet of things has tremendous potential, affecting everything from everyday life to manufacturing to cities. However, the future of IoT is largely unwritten.
IIoT is set to change nearly every industry as we know it. Fog computing is key to moving powerful processing currently available in the cloud to the field.
The IoT tsunami is creating a huge opportunity to streamline and drive waste out of the costly and largely inefficient post-sale supply chain. Learn how.
The internet of things and cognitive computing are here; learn how cognitive intelligence is driving innovation in smart home companies.
The recently announced LoweBot is providing a rich view into the retail/IoT mix, improving customer experience and helping the company track inventory.
A successful IoT initiative requires not only offering a niche technology, but also figuring out monetization. This involves learning from past IoT mistakes.
While the next generation likely won't know life without mHealth, it's critical for us today to consider its rate, magnitude and scope of change.
In order to read the benefits the internet of things has to offer, there are four critical steps businesses should take when implementing an IoT strategy.
A building doesn't have to be a depreciating asset, not when IoT is involved. Learn how smart buildings can be put to work for a range of benefits.
Narrowband Internet of Things is designed to enhance global deployment of low-power wide area networks. Learn where NB-IoT benefits can be realized.
Industrial IoT can deliver powerful benefits, but the technology foundation needs to be put in place first to ensure the communications infrastructure that IIoT will run on.
Plan your internet of things roadmap for a connected enterprise using Microsoft Azure and discover how to exploit the true potential of an IoT implementation.
IoT-enabled physical sensors provide a goldmine of information, helping monitor and manipulate supply chain processes to derive critical business insights.
When it comes to IoT platforms, it's an all-out race for tech vendors. Take a look at the largest companies' IoT efforts by market capitalization.
The internet of things has great potential, especially when it is viewed as the enabler for something even bigger: the internet of experiences.
The acceleration of the digital healthcare market isn't expected to slow anytime soon thanks to some amazing innovations and the internet of things.
The internet of things is making its way into prisons, changing how inmates interact with others and are monitored. But it's not without its pitfalls.
Smart home integrations will become increasingly important to organizations looking to push the limits of the smart home and encourage consumer adoption.
While Pokémon Go may just be the latest augmented reality craze, smart cities could learn some lessons from its popularity.
As the internet of things and user-experience-based applications continue to dominate customer demands, the benefits of OpsDev over DevOps are becoming clear.
Many are caught up in the promise of IoT rather than the reality of creating customer value. These three items are pillars for assessing IoT progress.
Though energy and water utilities have long been leveraging connected devices, they now stand to gain more benefits from the internet of things.
With cognitive computing, the internet of things is coming of age, enabling a new generation of buildings that are better for humans and for the planet.
The smart home market is projected to explode in coming years, but without interoperability, smart home consumers are likely to get frustrated and disappointed.
The success of the IoT transformation is dependent on IT pros' ability to manage M2M traffic and assure the uptime and functionality of networks.
Manufacturer TRUMPF deployed factory relay software to achieve 'rock-solid, super-secure' data transportation in its factories across the globe.
An ECG can do more than monitor a heart's health. Learn a host of scenarios biometry can be used in a connected environment.
A recent survey found IT and field service decision makers believe IoT can bring benefits to the field services industry, but it's not an investment priority.
If your organization is thinking about creating B2B IoT products, learn from the successes and failures of the B2C products that came before it.
Learn about five major driving forces that are helping both accelerate and decelerate the state of connected car security.
The barriers to collaboration in Internet of Things in Logistics must be overcome for IoT to deliver on the promised value.
Together, smart home solution providers and energy providers can provide compelling solutions to consumers that will simultaneously grow both the smart home market and home energy management ...
Personalization and customization are becoming increasingly important elements of smart home vendors' success, and many are vying to become to go-to smart home controller.
IoT in Logistics (IoTiL) is the foundation on which future digital supply chain networks are being built. A new 3rd Party Information logistics industry (3PIL) is in the making creating a new ...
To provide connected services, IoT software companies must have three software teams that use a single, integrated DevOps platform.
The Internet of Things is changing how brands and consumers interact; however, using IoT to enhance customer experience isn't without its challenges.
The allure of smart cities includes increased efficiencies and improved lifestyles, yet fears involving security and privacy lurk in the shadows.
Air Canada's IoT initiative using RFID to tag cargo is paying off, but it took many years of planning and determination to get to that point.
A recent poll found 87% of respondents had never heard of IoT, and that's not such a bad thing. Invisible IoT may be the ubiquitous computing of the future.
The Internet of Things, food and local sourcing come together in Freight Farms, a company that sells hydroponic farms in shipping containers.
Startup AntTail brings sensors and a proprietary wireless protocol to the pharmaceutical logistics "cold chain" and the Internet of Things.
Separating IoT standards bodies from IoT standards isn't an easy task, and it's hard to say which will emerge as the de-facto one.
The Internet of Things has ushered in the age of the low-power IoT network, and new standards and protocols are being developed to help telecoms keep pace.
For the promise of a truly connected home to be realized, it is imperative the industry overcome interoperability challenges at three levels.
IBM's hybrid cloud commitments mark a fundamental shift in the IoT community, marking an increased access to innovation and processing power.
To understand consumer and Industrial IoT convergence, its plethora of examples must be considered as they vary greatly.
CIOs and CTO will play an increasingly active role at the intersection of IOT and food safety.
The Internet of Things isn't about the things, it's about the vast and wide-sweeping value constructs sensors and the data they emit, enable.
Enhanced IoT capabilities measure customer engagement, allowing businesses to develop richer profiles and create more effective marketing campaigns.
Smart garments and e-textiles (which meld traditional fabrics with cutting-edge technology) are altering the landscape of fashion, apparel, retail and furnishing sectors. While the methods for ...
My colleague Jon Brown, vice president of market intelligence here at TechTarget, posed an interesting question the other day. What was the billion-dollar breakthrough business enabled by the ...