# This Week’s News
NEC Iberica, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Europe, launched a new version of its smart city product offering, the Cloud City Operation Centre (CCOC).
In light of the news that Hewlett Packard Enterprise is now launching solutions designed to remove barriers for mass Internet of Things (IoT) adoption, Jeremy Cowan talked exclusively to Chris Kozup, vice president of Marketing, to understand Aruba’s strategy.
Microsoft and KPMG have established a strategic IoT advisory partnership in India. With this new alliance, they will combine their advanced technologies, industry insights, and creative thinking to accelerate the digital transformation of Indian organizations.
ANAHEIM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ZYXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access and connected home products, today announced the launch of the industry’s first MU-MIMO ready wireless extender, the WRE6606 AC1300 MU-MIMO Dual-Band Wireless Range Extender.
The prpl Foundation and the IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF), two influential not-for-profit organisations working to promote security and openness in the Internet of Things (IoT), announced that they have entered into a formal agreement to cooperate on projects that put ‘security by design’ into the IoT.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is amazing, isn’t it? The things that likely come into most people’s minds at the mention of the IoT are pretty exciting, anyway – smart cars, smart clothing, appliances that talk to each other – it’s glamorous, futuristic-seeming, and overall fantastic.
u-blox, a global provider of wireless and positioning modules and chips, announced that REYAX Technology, an industrial and telematics systems provider for aftermarket telematics, has launched a new industrial router platform that incorporates cellular, short range and GNSS modules from u-blox.
BALTIMORE, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Independent Security Evaluators (ISE), the security consulting and research firm that organizes security research events such as IoT Village and SOHOpelessly Broken, today announced a partnership with RSA Conference USA, to run IoT Sandbox.
Multi-Tech Systems, Inc, a global manufacturer of M2M and IoT devices, announced a new version of its MultiConnect AW analog-to-wireless converter, the MultiConnect® AEW analog-to-Ethernet/Wireless converter.
HWTrek (Hardware Trek), the global open innovation and collaboration platform for hardware creation, has announced an update to its platform that adds cloud-based collaboration features.
CyanConnode, a provider of narrowband RF networks for Internet of Things (IoT) communications, has announced a purchase order for a Panmesh smart metering pilot project in Sweden from utility provider E.ON.
# IoT Industry Information
The market research firm IDC has recently evaluated that the rapidly-developing Internet of Things space will reach explosive $1.7 trillion market in 2020.
# People in IoT
Plexure, a global provider of IoT-driven CRM, has appointed Darren Rankine, a business executive with more than two decades of customer relationship management and business intelligence expertise, as vice president, Client Services.
# Investment News
Software AG has acquired California-based Zementis for an undisclosed sum in a move designed to bolster its internet of things capability.
Near Earth LLC has announced that its client, Xirgo Technologies, Inc., a developer of wireless telematics modules for tracking, monitoring, protecting and controlling remote assets and workers has been sold to an affiliate of Hammond Kennedy Whitney (HKW), a middle market private equity (PE) firm.
# Blog Posts and Articles
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently issued a set of “Strategic Principles for Securing the Internet of Things (IoT), Version 1.0.”
The IoT is bringing about new ways of living and working that will stay with us for years to come. Companies are working hard to produce connected products that consumers will purchase and find long-term value in.
Big data and the internet of things are outputs of business demands that drive changes in applications.
A US communications regulator aims to beef up cybersecurity for smart devices and make it more difficult for hackers to hit network-connected homes. The federal agency has a plan penned, but further steps are on hold due to the Trump transition.
Sensors are the troops of the “internet of things,” the on-the-ground pieces of hardware doing the critical work of monitoring processes, taking measurements and collecting data. They are often one of the first things people think of when picturing IoT.
What must solution providers do to build out a successful Internet of Things practice? The IoT is more than just a product that can simply be deployed into the enterprise; partners need to juggle multiple technologies and adopt new skill sets to successfully deploy IoT solutions.
CEVA is a global leader that provides the semiconductor industry with digital signal processing (DSP) silicon intellectual property (SIP).
In October, a DDoS attack on Dyn’s infrastructure took down a big chunk of the internet, making sites like Amazon and Twitter inaccessible.
By 2020, there will be 50 billion IoT devices around the world in a market worth $19 trillion, according to John Chambers, former CEO at Cisco. In many respects, what that market will look like is entirely unfathomable as we are yet to hit second gear when it comes to IoT potential.