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17/01/2019 - 09:18
W. David Stephenson has recently published the first of what will be a continuing series of op-eds in Industry Week about IoT strategy.  It was drawn from a key component of his book on IoT strategy, The Future Is Smart. It deals with what I call the four "Essential Truths" of the IoT: Make privacy and security your highest...
17/01/2019 - 09:09
China’s state planner has singled out AI, the industrial internet, Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G as part of its investment priorities this year as part the country’s efforts to “construct a new form of infrastructure” and “speed up the commercialisation of 5G”, according to Lian Weiliang, deputy head of China’s National Development and Reform...
17/01/2019 - 09:07
The term 5G stands for fifth generation. The standards for 5G were adopted by the wireless industry in 2017, and since that time the major phone companies and phone manufacturers have been developing the infrastructure and the products that can support 5G. But 5G will support more than just phones — in fact, the goal is to make just about every...
17/01/2019 - 01:02
The Internet of Things, with its varied ecosystems and offerings for diverse industries, presents a considerable challenge for strategists and analysts in developing the right business model. For there may not be the one-size-fits-all model. As awareness for the benefits of IoT to their respective industries increases, leaders from different...
16/01/2019 - 16:17
Internet of Things Community® (IoT Community®) Announces the IoT Day Slam™ Virtual Internet of Things Conference April 9, 2019 – Call for Papers Brightest minds invited to present customer successes and best practice use-cases to Enterprise CxO’s and leading IoT authorities; convening on-line in the cloud April 9, 2019 at IoT Day Slam....
16/01/2019 - 10:53
“To further develop insights, ideas and exchange best practice cases, Insurance Nexus provides an excellent platform for executives to come together and shape the future of the industry.” Monika Schulze, Global Head of Customer Experience & Digital Strategy, Zurich Insurance Company The connected customer is demanding personalised products...
16/01/2019 - 10:20
Companies hold a huge amount of current big data that represent considerable added value in the process of strengthening customer relations. However, they are often not fully aware of how valuable old data can be. Nevertheless, if you use historical information efficiently enough, you can direct your marketing policy in an almost clairvoyant way....
16/01/2019 - 09:09
With the help of the Smart Cities and Communities European Innovation Partnership (EIP SCC), 78 cities in Europe have undertaken smart city development. The EIP-SCC aims at a critical mass of 300 smart cities by the end of 2019, according to the European Commission.
16/01/2019 - 09:01
The family tree for Internet of Things was planted in the trucking industry long before the term was invented. For more than 20 years, fleets have been using telematics, the granddaddy of IoT, to stay connected with vehicles and drivers. The electronic logging device (ELD) mandate accelerated the use of IoT in the industry, at least for trucks...
16/01/2019 - 09:00
What are the long-run prospects of Bitcoin as an investment? The bullish case is that Bitcoin will appreciate indefinitely due to its capped supply and an ever-growing demand. The bearish case is that Bitcoin's price will fall to zero, as it's an intrinsically worthless asset. We think the future price path is more likely to remain bounded between...
16/01/2019 - 08:54
The use of blockchain-based technology to help secure Internet of Things (IoT) data, devices, and services doubled last year, a report from Gemalto has revealed. According to the company's The State of IoT Security report, released on Tuesday, blockchain has emerged as a potential aid to the IoT security dilemma, with adoption of the...
15/01/2019 - 21:44
LONDON, UK: Insurance Nexus announces 2019 dates for world-renowned conference series focussing on transformation and technological advances for senior leaders in the insurance industry. The insurance industry is undergoing dramatic and unprecedented changes. In recent years, data has proliferated, customer expectations have skyrocketed and...
15/01/2019 - 13:07
Right now policymakers, activists, philosophers, innovators and citizens are collaborating to figure out how to write identity rights into the (future) infrastructures running our lives. It’s been accepted that GAFA (Google Apple Facebook Amazon) have already captured our data – ie. we have had to give up ownership of the information that...
15/01/2019 - 10:22
In his day job, Peter Bihr is a strategic consultant who provides big tech companies and the occasional government with policy work, research and product advice around Internet of Things (IoT) technology and other emerging platforms.
15/01/2019 - 10:19
If you think you cannot live without your mobile phone, if you complain about how indispensable it has become and you have become a slave to it, get ready. Now is the future and the world is becoming smaller. In America, the Internet of Things (IoT) has become a byword as more industries, homes and communities en masse go online. What is the...