Expert’s Column

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

Saj Kumar, VP, IoT, SAP

Future Of Manufacturing In The Era Of IoT

April 18, 2016 at 6:05 pm 0 comments

A Mckinsey Report reveals that companies expect Industry 4.0 to increase revenues by 23% and productivity by 26% and many are preparing for changes to their business model. Imagine a factory floor with no operators in sight, machines receiving orders, automated guided vehicles (AGVs) moving products from one machine toRead More

M2M Is Exciting But Security And Privacy Must Be Addressed

M2M Is Exciting But Security And Privacy Must Be Addressed

April 14, 2016 at 4:11 pm 0 comments

2015 was an exciting year for M2M and IoT technology. If you’ve been following our blog, you’ll know we’ve discussed how the term ‘IoT’ has made the Dictionary, demonstrated how it’s revolutionizing playtime and making Toy Story a reality by creating ‘intelligent’ toys, revealed how the Rugby World Cup becameRead More

What Do GSMA’s Security Guidelines Mean For IoT?

What Do GSMA’s Security Guidelines Mean For IoT?

April 11, 2016 at 3:31 pm 0 comments

We’re on the cusp of an IoT revolution, according to the GSMA, the global association of mobile network operators (MNOs). By 2020, 27 billion devices are estimated to be connected, with at least 10 billion tapped into a mobile network. The opportunities are endless, opening up all sorts of commercialRead More

Remi de Fouchier- VP, Marketing Communication, Gemalto

How To Monetize The IoT

April 7, 2016 at 10:01 pm 0 comments

This year’s Mobile World Congress saw an interesting thread of discussion around the Internet of Things. The common perception was that the IoT will only really take off once the next-gen standard is available to connect city infrastructure, homes, cars, and everything in between all at once. Besides, there isRead More

IoT To Play Big Role In Weather Insurance

IoT To Play Big Role In Weather Insurance

January 19, 2016 at 7:32 am 0 comments

With the accessibility to a cloud based internet of things platform, gathering information on climatic changes, upcoming weather phenomenon, tracking rains, improving soil quality as well as comfortably assisting farmers at the grass root level has become faster and more successful than ever before Weather Insurance and risk management hasRead More