IoT Industry and Vertical Markets
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Tesla is revolutionizing the manufacturing world by thinking less like a traditional manufacturer and more like a service provider.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
As the IoT market continues to grow, so does the silicon chip market -- prompting a wave of mergers and acquisitions in the semiconductor market.
To prevent future attacks and vulnerabilities, embedded security must be added to IoT devices and included in the design of IoT ecosystems.
Just as with conventional printed circuit boards, there are three types of IoT PCBS, each with their own testing standards and processes.
Learn how Chinese multinational company Wanxiang is using blockchain technology not only as a manufacturer, but also in a smart city initiative.
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.
We all need to embrace and cultivate a data value chain, especially in the case of geospatial data, because the benefits are too large to ignore.
The IoT revolution means change for people and companies. Your company must begin a digital transformation or you will go out of business.
Manufacturing companies are increasingly relying on location-based data for logistics. The Swiss Federal Railways is one such company.
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.
Connected device security has been called into question in wake of the recent IoT botnet. Here are 11 key takeaways from attack.
There are six critical phases of the digital transformation journey, each critical for those working in the IoT sector to understand.
Far East IoT PCB fabrication may seem like an attractive option, but it isn't always the best when it comes to Class II and Class III projects.
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.
If various smart consumer devices that are not connected today connect and work together, a number of scenarios emerge that could improve quality of life.
Should IoT deployments use LPWAN technologies, 3GPP technologies or both? Consider the benefits and use cases -- and the flaw that needs remediating.
The opportunity associated with IoT represents a bright spot for communications service providers seeking to differentiate themselves from the competition.
As IoT data grows, our challenge is to develop systems that capture and process data fast, efficiently and at the point where it can have maximum impact. Intelligence at the edge can help.
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.
Fulfilling the role of the chief IoT officer -- a single person with the talent, skill set and understanding to drive emerging technologies forward -- is a tall order.
The internet of things isn't one market, but five critical battlegrounds, each with its own opportunities, challenges and key players.
When it comes to securing internet of things deployments, companies should take a page from the books of some streaming media services.
When it comes to IIoT, connectivity isn't enough. Knowing how to use the data gleaned from the connectivity in a scalable manner is critical.
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.
To reap the rewards of the internet of things, IoT integration is crucial. Here are eight commandments to help solve the IoT integration problem.
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.
IoT market estimates have crossed $19 trillion. So where can you make money? Using IoT in logistics you can do good and make money.
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.
The convergence of IT and OT is creating a number of security risks that must be addressed. Are DMZ and segmentation the answer?
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.
Finding the right mobile connectivity provider for an IoT project is one of the most important choices a customer can make. Determine your requirements.
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.