IoT Industry and Vertical Markets
Many consumer IoT companies have struggled to monetize their offerings as effectively as their industrial IoT peers, but connected cars have found the exception.
NFC Forum's Paula Hunter highlights four products from CES 2018 that are good examples of NFC technology fueling innovation and product development.
Protecting driverless cars is complex and difficult. HARMAN's Andrew Till explores how companies are leading the way to protect the car of the future.
Karina Popova explains the benefits IoT can provide to farmers, as well as the challenges of adopting connected technologies in the agriculture industry.
Hitachi Vantara's Greg Knieriemen discusses five ways IoT will permanently change the manufacturing for the better, from improved operational efficiency to improving safety.
Leaning on technology contracts, says Johnson Controls' Jim Nannini, can help enterprises ensure IoT deployments in smart buildings fulfill their goals and vision.
Resiliency is achievable through smart cities, says Johnson Controls' Lisa Brown, it's just a matter of taking advantage of the technologies at hand.
Are behavioral analytics for IoT and autonomous cars key to keeping the roadways safe? FICO's Scott Zoldi discusses the treasure trove of data onboard sensors generate.
Mark Troester of Progress explores the convergence of today's digital trends -- AI, IoT and digital transformation -- and what it means for your business.
2017 was not the year of the smart home. But it is one the IoT segments that will grow fastest during 2018, says Francisco Maroto of OIES Consulting.
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.
James Brehm of James Brehm and Associates looks at the benefits of IoT in the supply chain as it applies to salsa, from farm to grocery store to your table.
Robert Schmid of Deloitte Consulting explains how turnkey IoT offers a customized IoT solution with ease of implementation -- the best of both worlds.
Tapping smart building and IoT connectivity can positively impact how hospitals operate and the experiences they offer for those who visit them.
From wearables to external sensors to proactive and preventative care, IoT is poised to improve the healthcare system and revolutionize how we view health.
As more companies start implementing reality technology, it's only a matter of time before digital twins become more intricate and elaborate.
802.11s will allow us to rethink how wireless networks are designed in individual homes and businesses and, eventually, communities and smart grids.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wearable IoT devices are finding a home in rugged environments, helping ensure the health and safety of athletes and industrial workers alike.
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.
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.
Is indoor air making you sick? Perhaps IoT-enabled biomimicry or bioremediation is the trick to feeling better. Learn more here.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Existing technologies and standards -- including the cloud, LPWA and open IoT standards -- provide cities the tools needed to deploy smart city applications.
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.
The construction industry can deploy IoT and sensor technology to create advantages related to worker safety, cost reduction and predictive maintenance.
IoT is starting to revolutionize traditional brick-and-mortar retailers, making the retail store of the future a reality today, says Samsung's Ed Abrams.
Kairos Capital Advisors' Russell Redenbaugh discusses three things successful investors must consider before investing in IoT products and companies.
Business and technology trends are reshaping how computing happens at the edge and driving the need for a new edge infrastructure.
More often than not, IoT devices lack proper security. Learn why manufacturers make insecure devices, as well as how you can keep them safe.
Artificial intelligence can help companies find gold, but for successful AI, the data matters more than the algorithm, says Flutura's Rick Harlow.
IoT awards can mean a lot to startups and companies that want notoriety. But do awards really help discover IoT innovators? Francisco Maroto discusses.
IoT in healthcare helps companies boost efficiencies and improve profits, but at the end of the day, patient experience and satisfaction are most important.
A frictionless commute may seem too good to be true, but it is feasible. To come to fruition, cities need to make preparations for connected infrastructures and pilot systems now.
IoT, machine learning and AI are playing increasing roles in helping sales, legal, finance and operations professionals generate and manage revenue processes.
Humans will play a vital role in rolling out IoT technology initiatives at industrial organizations. Explore three ways humans power IIoT.
Taking a 'secure by default' approach and building security into IoT from the start, says DigiCert's Dan Timpson, is vital to safeguarding the connected ecosystem.
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.
Like other large enterprises witnessing the benefits of IoT, dairies are using IIoT technologies to enhance production efficiency and profitability.
When it comes to IoT and life sciences, bringing digital insight into the production, distribution and usage of medicine holds great promise.
The cloud alone can't handle the 4,000 GB that each autonomous car will generate per day -- and cars are just a small part of this emerging ecosystem.
As internet of things use cases grow, the market is expanding towards the more advanced massive IoT and critical IoT deployments.
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.
Smart city innovation is stifled. Mobile operators have the power to add the "smart" into cities and bring that bright future to life.
Managed service providers can deliver the intelligence, skills and experience needed for a successful and secure IoT deployment.
Kaleido Insights' Jessica Groopman discusses three scenarios in which blockchain offers an architectural advancement to foster trusted machine interactions.
Smart devices are changing the game for retailers, but there are risks. Thales eSecurity's Cindy Provin on why data integrity might just save brick-and-mortar retailers.
IoT is streamlining processes and optimizing the supply chain. Telogis' Kelly Frey offers five examples of the benefits of IoT in the supply chain.
Hurricanes wreak havoc on people and economies. But as Arup Barat of infiswift notes, IoT can help better prepare and respond to natural disasters.
If passed, the IoT Cybersecurity Act could improve IoT security by mandating IoT field certificate provisioning, says Intertrust's Bill Horne.
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.
With ticket sales declining, stadiums need to make the game more than just a game. Enter the connected stadium, in which tech-savvy fans feel at home.
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.
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.
Industrial enterprises are realizing the value of IIoT data and analytics, says Stratus Technologies' Jason Andersen. Here are four phases to IIoT infrastructure.
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.
AT&T's Chris Penrose explores the importance of connected car security and four ways to keep drivers and passengers safe.
Silver Spring Networks' Don Reeves explains 10 'IoT rights" that customers should expect to receive from their network provider of choice.
IoT will help energy suppliers meet global energy demands, but the challenge lies in finding connectivity which offers both security and simplicity.
To manage IoT devices, enterprises can now call upon their mobile service provider to offer an automated mobility management (AMM) software platform.
Silicon Labs' Tom Pannell explains the benefits of smart LEDs, from energy savings to agriculture gains to serious health benefits.
Technologies are emerging solve IoT's connectivity challenges. While 5G may seem like a panacea, ADRF's Greg Najjar says it isn't a one-size-fits-all solution.
Mobile devices and IoT technology are creating a seamless, secure experience for patients and healthcare organizations alike.
Connecting and curating digital ecosystems are essential to defining, designing and implementing complex, IoE-based services, but how do you go about this?
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.
FogHorn's Sastry Malladi explains the basics of fog computing, exploring why it is critical for IoT success in resource-constrained environments.
One of the most impactful areas of IoT, says OnProcess Technology's Sarah Hatfield, is in spare parts inventory management, a key aspect of the post-sale supply chain.
IoT-enabled predictive maintenance helps public transport companies tailor vehicle reparations and speed up downtime. Yenlo's Ruben van der Zwan discusses.