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Winjit To Flex Its IoT Muscle At MWC

Winjit To Flex Its IoT Muscle At MWC

February 19, 2016 at 7:21 pm 0 comments

Winjit Technologies, the Nashik based IT company will flex its IoT muscle by demonstrating their advance IOT Gateway at the Mobile World Congress at Barcelona. The IOT Gateway facilitates deployment and management of smart and secure IoT solutions connected through the cloud & offers the flexibility to innovate and transformRead More

IBM Watson, Kone Join Hands To Use IoT In Smart Buildings

IBM Watson, Kone Join Hands To Use IoT In Smart Buildings

February 19, 2016 at 2:42 pm 0 comments

Elevator and escalator company Kone has signed a multiyear agreement with IBM Watson to use the latter’s cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) technologies and services to drive innovation in smart buildings. Through the agreement, Kone will tap into the IBM Watson IoT Cloud Platform to connect, remotely monitor and optimizeRead More

GSMA Releases New SIM Specification For Wearables

GSMA Releases New SIM Specification For Wearables

February 19, 2016 at 10:22 am 0 comments

Telecom lobby group GSMA on Thursday released SIM specifications for mobile devices through which remotely placed mobile devices can be activated by the users. It’s primarily meant for various connected devices including fitness bands, smart watches, wearables and tablets. Mobile network operators, mobile device manufacturers and SIM vendors have workedRead More

Lockheed Martin To Use Orbcomm IoT Platform

Lockheed Martin To Use Orbcomm IoT Platform

February 13, 2016 at 11:58 am 0 comments

Global aerospace company Lockheed Martin has announced to use IoT platform of M2M platform and solutions provider Orbcomm for automated identification infrastructure. The aeronautics division of Lockheed Martin will use Orbcomm’s iApp application replacing its own RFID based data collection solutions. Orbcomm will utilize Lockheed Martin’s next generation Automated IdentificationRead More

Big Data, IoT To Gain Traction In Smartcities Ecosystem

Big Data, IoT To Gain Traction In Smartcities Ecosystem

February 12, 2016 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

Indian government recently released the list of 20 smartcities out of the 98 shortlisted for the ‘SmartCity Mission’. The government of India aims to create these cities with the vision to provide host of citizen centric facilities and services using modern technologies but without wasting natural resources. The cities willRead More

Security Concerns Bar Indian Consumers From Using IoT : Report

Security Concerns Bar Indian Consumers From Using IoT : Report

February 12, 2016 at 9:06 am 0 comments

According to a recent survey by consulting firm Accenture privacy and security concerns are the main deterrents for Indian consumers to adopt IoT or internet of things. A poll comprising of 28,000 consumers spanning 28 countries done by Accenture found that 47% of respondents rate privacy and security concerns areRead More

GSMA Rolls Out Security Guidelines For IoT

GSMA Rolls Out Security Guidelines For IoT

February 10, 2016 at 9:11 am 0 comments

The GSMA today announced the availability of new guidelines designed to promote the secure development and deployment of services in the growing Internet of Things (IoT) market. The document, ‘The GSMA IoT Security Guidelines’, has been developed in consultation with the mobile industry and offers IoT service providers and theRead More

4G To Contribute 34% Of Global M2M Connections By 2020

4G To Contribute 34% Of Global M2M Connections By 2020

February 9, 2016 at 10:37 pm 0 comments

4G will account for 34% of global M2M connections by 2020, compared to 10% in 2015, networking company Cisco said. According to Cisco’s visual networking index or VNI report, the number of M2M connections to increase to 3.1 billion, representing a CAGR of 38% between 2015 and 2020. Of this,Read More

HCL, Microsoft Jointly Set Up IoT Incubation Center

HCL, Microsoft Jointly Set Up IoT Incubation Center

February 9, 2016 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

HCL Technologies on Monday unveiled an incubation center that would develop solutions around Internet of things or IoT. The center was set up at the company’s Redmond office in the US. The Indian IT behemoth had joined hands with Microsoft to jointly develop the IoT solutions. The incubation center onRead More

Left to Right : COO – Yogesh Kulkarni, CTO – Ranjit Nair and CEO – Vinay Nathan

IoT Firm Altizon Gets $4 Mn Investment From Wipro Ventures

February 6, 2016 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

Pune based IoT startup Altizon Systems has raised an investment of $4 million from a series of investors led by Wipro Ventures, the investment arm of Wipro. The other investors who participated in this Series A funding includes Lumis Partners, Infuse Ventures and the Hive. Altizon develops IoT enabled platformsRead More