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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

Cisco To Acquire Cloud-based IOT Firm Jasper

Cisco To Acquire Cloud-based IOT Firm Jasper

February 5, 2016 at 9:48 am 0 comments

Cisco announced today its intent to acquire Jasper Technologies, a privately held company that delivers a cloud-based IoT service platform to help enterprises and service providers. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will pay $1.4 billion in cash and assumed equity awards, plus additional retention based incentives. Jasper isRead More

Nokia Showcases Drones For Smart Cities

Nokia Showcases Drones For Smart Cities

February 5, 2016 at 9:24 am 0 comments

Nokia is showcasing its innovative Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Traffic Management (UTM) concept for the safe operation of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or drones via LTE for Smart Cities. The real-time demonstration follows an invitation from the Organizing Committee of the UAE Drones for Good Award, launched by Sheikh Mohammed binRead More

Samsung Showcases Plethora Of IOT Products At Samsung Forum

Samsung Showcases Plethora Of IOT Products At Samsung Forum

February 4, 2016 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

Taking a big step towards M2M and IoT, Samsung on Thursday demonstrated plethora of IoT enabled devices at the company’s annual event, Samsung Forum, being held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The devices include smart refrigerators, smart kitchen appliances, and other home appliances. Some of these products were demonstrated in thisRead More

JCB Livelink Connects Over 10,000 Eqipments Through Wipro’s IOT Platform

JCB Livelink Connects Over 10,000 Eqipments Through Wipro’s IOT Platform

February 2, 2016 at 9:19 am 0 comments

  India’s Wipro Technologies Monday said that it has achieved a significant milestone in its ongoing Internet of Things (IoT) deployment for JCB India, a leading construction equipment manufacturer. JCB’s Livelink telematics system has successfully connected over 10,000 construction equipment and machines, such as Backhoe Loaders, Excavators and Compact WheelRead More

mHealth Revenue To Reach 20 Bn Euro By 2020

mHealth Revenue To Reach 20 Bn Euro By 2020

January 29, 2016 at 10:40 am 0 comments

Research agency Berg Insight has predicted that the global market size of mHealth would reach 20 billion Euros in next five years. According to a new study released by the research firm, revenues for remote patient monitoring (RPM) solutions reached €_6.2 billion in 2015, including revenues from medical monitoring devices,Read More

IOT In Mind, Sony Acquires Altair For $212 Mn

IOT In Mind, Sony Acquires Altair For $212 Mn

January 27, 2016 at 5:26 pm 0 comments

Japanese technology major Sony Corp. has announced acquiring Israeli LTE chipmaker firm Altair for $212 million or 25 billion Yen. The acquisition of Altair, Sony states, will bolster its foray into the internet of things or IOT space as more and more devices will be getting connected to each otherRead More

Fleet management systems in South Africa to reach 1.5 mn units by 2020

Fleet management systems in South Africa to reach 1.5 mn units by 2020

December 23, 2015 at 9:35 am 0 comments

The number of active fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicles in South Africa is expected to reach 1.5 million units by 2020. According to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight, the market would grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.8 percent duringRead More

Global Cellular M2M Userbase To Reach 1 Bn By 2022

Global Cellular M2M Userbase To Reach 1 Bn By 2022

December 22, 2015 at 9:26 am 0 comments

Technology research firm Berg Insight has predicted that the number of global cellular M2M subscribers may touch 1 billion mark by 2022. The agency has predicted this considering the current trends and the growth of this segment. A report released by Berg Insight stated that the number of cellular M2MRead More