Which industries will be the winners in the IoT revolution and why?
Industrial IoT has developed closely alongside consumer IoT goods and now is here to change the industrial applications as we know. Big data will become reality when all device parameters will be accessible 24/7, says Vizma Bramane of Aranet – SAF Tehnika.Read More
Will artificial intelligence have an impact on IoT sooner or later?
The market intelligence company IDC estimates that the number of connected devices and sensors to the internet will surge from 11 billion in 2016 to 80 billion by 2025. These devices and sensors will produce huge amount of big data, says Tushar Bhatnagar, IoT project manager with TechMahindra.Read More
How does an autonomous vehicle learn to drive on busy streets?
William Sachiti, founder and chief executive officer, the Academy of Robotics, explains how to teach a self-driving car to see so it can learn to navigate its way around obstacles and moving cars, and avoid pedestrians in the road – even when someone runs out in front of it.Read More
When smart cars fall ill you won’t be able to consult Dr Google
It was inevitable but connected cars are prone to diddling. In an experiment to identify connected car fraud, researchers in Germany collected data from 300,000 cars. They found that 23% of Minis and 27% of E60 BMW 5 Series had experienced some form of manipulation.Read More
Actility, Abeeway, Cisco and Tracktio show IoT geolocation in the Port of Barcelona
Here’s the inside story on the deployment and testing of a location and tracking solution for Internet of Things devices in the Port of Barcelona, Spain. As Actility tells IoT Now Transport360, it is using a low power wide area network, which it believes is an ideal communications technology for industrial IoT (IIoT) applications.Read More
The sky is not the limit for drones and telecoms
The uptake of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) across sectors including agriculture, transport, insurance, infrastructure, and telecoms has literally taken off, writes Thomas Neubauer, VP business development & innovations, Teoco. Now is the time for telcos to seize a $20 billion (€17.20 billion) opportunity.Read More
IoT enables asset tracking across the entire supply chain
Having the ability to track exactly where any mobile asset is in the entire supply chain is particularly useful when looking for items that have been stolen or lost. The Internet of Things (IoT) can be used to create a more efficient and agile network to support mobile asset tracking, thereby delivering a wide range of business benefits, writes Benoît Tournier, the marketing director for Mobile IoT Solutions at Sierra Wireless.Read More
Cool IoT Use Cases: Intelligent shipping containers on the Silk Road
Goods being transported from China to Europe still travel the ancient Silk Road trade routes. The Chinese government has recognised the importance of these routes, for example by employing intelligent shipping containers.Read More
When it comes to having eyes on the road, IoT is the answer
Kenton Turner, industry solutions consultant, Tech Data Europe, looks at the many challenges the transport and logistics industry faces – and offers a case study to show how an IoT solution as a service can help the sector overcome them.Read More