Expert’s Column

Imagine! Wimbledon 2025 May Be IoT Driven!

Imagine! Wimbledon 2025 May Be IoT Driven!

July 7, 2016 at 11:34 am 0 comments

What makes Wimbledon so special is its tradition; all-white shirts and shorts, celeb-spotting in the Royal Box and the gathering of spectators not fortunate enough to win Centre Court tickets on “Henman Hill”. However, Wimbledon has also embraced technological innovation, with Hawk-Eye and retractable roofs being installed in recent years.Read More

Here’s What Your Office Might Look Like In 10 Years

Here’s What Your Office Might Look Like In 10 Years

July 1, 2016 at 7:29 pm 0 comments

Offices of the future may change less than we might think Glen Hiemstra has spent two decades studying the future. He tries to understand and articulate the kind of future we want as individuals, organizations, and societies. In other words, he helps companies better anticipate tomorrow’s threats, opportunities, and competitionRead More

Three Ways IoT Can Help Banking

Three Ways IoT Can Help Banking

June 20, 2016 at 11:19 am 0 comments

Banks that embrace the IoT can make more intelligent decisions, thanks to being able to evaluate risks more effectively, and benefiting from more accurate market projections A message for banks: get connected, get innovating. The IoT is changing every aspect of our lives for the better, and it’s happening rapidly.Read More

Why eSIMs Hold The Key To A Connected World

Why eSIMs Hold The Key To A Connected World

May 20, 2016 at 7:54 pm 0 comments

Solving global environmental problems, driving smarter transport and even making sport safer – just an average day for the IoT. The technology is also changing our everyday lives; you only need to look at the number of wearables and connected devices available at the moment. Our Connected Living 2025 reportRead More

Low Cost NB-IoT Devices Will Greatly Expand The Internet Of Things

Low Cost NB-IoT Devices Will Greatly Expand The Internet Of Things

May 14, 2016 at 7:09 am 0 comments

The opening of the world’s first open lab to develop NB-IoT (Narrowband Internet of Things) technology by Vodafone and Huawei has taken the industry closer to delivering low cost connected devices that will create new market segments where nothing is connected today because, frankly, it is too expensive. The IoTRead More

IoT In Sports : 3 Ways It Changed The NFL Draft

IoT In Sports : 3 Ways It Changed The NFL Draft

May 2, 2016 at 2:54 pm 0 comments

If you had thought the internet of things is all about its utility in industrial or business verticals like manufacturing, retail and security, then take a break – and go watch a match of NFL. The NFL Draft is the gateway to the promised land for many top college footballRead More

Creating a Scalable MQTT Environment

Creating a Scalable MQTT Environment

April 26, 2016 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

MQTT or Message Queue Telemetry Transport is a messaging protocol for the internet of things or IoT and is lightweight enough to be supported by the smallest devices. However, the protocol is robust enough to ensure that important messages get to their destinations every time. With MQTT devices such asRead More

Four Ways The IoT IS Helping Mother Nature

Four Ways The IoT IS Helping Mother Nature

April 26, 2016 at 10:42 am 0 comments

Since 1969, when peace activist, John McConnell, proposed an annual festival for promoting environmentalism, it’s been a time for reflecting on the biggest ecological challenges facing our planet and celebrating green initiatives. This year, Earth Day witnessed the signing of the Paris Agreement on combating climate change. Of course, internationalRead More

How IoT Is Helping Garbage Management

How IoT Is Helping Garbage Management

April 21, 2016 at 2:09 pm 0 comments

Anyone who keeps track of how many material items they toss in the garbage can on a daily basis is somewhat aware of how much waste they generate. This isn’t a fun activity to engage in, and let’s face it—other than the supremely environmentally conscious—most people do not measure theirRead More

4 Fundamentals To Ensure IoT Security

4 Fundamentals To Ensure IoT Security

April 19, 2016 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

No doubt connectivity seems to be outpacing security at the moment, but the success of the IoT will depend on solutions that are smart at preventing, detecting, and removing the security and privacy threats from end-to-end Did you know that the Internet of Things (IoT) is now a new wordRead More