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Can Service Providers Rise to the IoT Challenge?

James Comfort, Manager of Service Delivery
Excelacom

According to networking vendor Cisco, global IP networks will support up to 10 billion new devices and connections by 2020, increasing from 16.3 billion in 2015 to 26.3 billion by 2020. Connections means connectivity and that means communications service providers (CSPs) should be in the drivers seat when it comes to the Internet of Things (IoT). So why are so many still struggling to find their place in the IoT ecosystem? Continue reading

Artificial Intelligence in Retail

Sethuraman Janardhanan,Practice Head & Account Leader – Big Data Analytics
Happiest Minds Technologies

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has taken the Business world by storm. The sheer market size of AI software and systems has already become big enough to be taken seriously. In 2015, the global artificial intelligence market was worth US$126.2 Billion and is projected to reach a value of US$3,061.35 Billion by the end of 2024. The market is estimated to spurt to an exponential 36.10 percent CAGR between 2016 and 2024. Continue reading

How IoT Helps Create Smart Cities

Christina Szoke, Co-Founder
Fathym

Cities and the number of people living within their borders are expanding rapidly. In fact, the number of urban residents is growing by nearly 60 million each year. This vast growth is spurring new ideas, innovation and discussion about smart cities, which is fueled by increased connectivity and increasingly inexpensive connected sensors, or the Internet of Things (IoT). Continue reading

What is the Real Value of IoT?

Cees Links, GM of Qorvo Low Power Wireless

Is the Internet of Things just another new technology fad? If you ask tech industry professionals, consumers, media, analysts and even the vendors who make and market IoT solutions, products and services, you will discover that there is a lot of confusion about what the Internet of Things is. Continue reading

PLC, Wireless Communications Hold the Keys to the IIoT

Zeev Collin, CEO
Semitech Semiconductor

Amidst all the buzz surrounding the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and how it is set to revolutionize industrial automation, an important question often gets overlooked: How, exactly, are these various machines and devices going to connect to and communicate with one another? Ubiquity and interoperability are crucial factors that can be deal breakers when dealing with different architectures and protocols. Continue reading

5 Steps to Ensure Your Data Center is IoT Ready

Mark Gaydos, Chief Marketing Officer
Nlyte Software

According toTechTarget: “The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals or people that are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction.” Continue reading

Intrusion Detection for the IIoT: How Do We Detect Threats on the Factory Floor

Alan Grau, President
Icon Labs

The Industrial IoT (IIoT) provides manufacturers in all industries with greater connectivity that in turn, generates valuable information and intelligence regarding operations. By leveraging this intelligence, they are able to attain significant efficiencies and manufacturing improvements. Continue reading