Implications GDPR has on Internet of Things (IoT) solutions

IOT technology The evolution of the Internet of Things will dramatically enhance the number of objects/sensors that have a built-in connectivity to a network. Gartner estimates that by the end of 2017, around 8.4 billion devices will be connected to the internet representing a 31% increase from 2016 and the number will rise to about…

Security concerns with the usage of IoT

Internet of things can be defined as a network infrastructure that is used to link virtual and physical objects through the exploitation of communication capabilities and data collection. The system has evolved from the convergence of the internet, micro-electromechanical systems, wireless technologies and micro-services. The system is however faced with several challenges when it comes…

Internet of Things (IOT) technology and sensors to improve environmental areas

IoT technology towards environmental areas cannot be over emphasized. Since its inception towards many activities it has brought a tremendous change in medical, healthcare, building, agriculture, retail and first responders to mention a few. Below are some the benefits and challenge IoT has brought to the improvement to the environmental area. Sensors to monitor mountain movements: Geological monitoring involves taking repeated measurements in order…

Improving military capabilities with IoT

With the growth of IoT, major industries and government organizations are exploring the benefits. Globally, IoT plays an important role in increasing the effectiveness and safety for the men and women serving their countries military service. The main players in the Internet of Things are the United States defence agencies, which use battlefield-connected technologies to…

IoT Asset Management in a Nutshell

Asset Management is a key concern for businesses looking to balance productivity with cost-effectiveness. The introduction of Internet of Things (IoT) technology has introduced new potential for value – and complexity. IoT technology can represent a huge change in how businesses organize and control their assets Physical assets can be single items or huge complex…

Internet of Things enabled Healthcare

By striving to improve outcomes and reduce costs, health care providers have long struggled with a number of harmful problems, including their sporadic interactions with patients, giving them a small glimpse of daily decisions and activities which have a huge impact on the health of patients. Suppliers could be much more effective in supporting the…

Smart Buildings

What is Smart Building? Any structure that uses automated processes to control the operations of the building automatically is called smart building. These operations can include things such as heating, cooling, ventilation, lighting, security and other such systems. Although this looks like a novel idea, companies are already implementing this idea owing to the several…

IoT and Transportation Logistics

Transportation logistics is the backbone of the economy of any country. Whether the mode of transportation is by sea, air or land proper management of the system is crucial to the success of the business. Properly managed transportation and logistics system are crucial for the success of any organization. After seeing the enormous benefits of…

Healthcare IoT realities and evolutions 2020

In essence, so far most of the IoT strategies in the healthcare sector has revolved around the pertinent improvement of care to encompass telemonitoring and remote monitoring. Also, another area where IoT is extensively being implemented is in tracking, maintenance and monitoring of assets using electronic systems such as RFID and IoT. Importantly, this is…

Can Defence, Law Enforcement and First Responders benefit from IoT?

Internet of Things or IoT is the exciting new technology that is taking the world by the storm. IoT is a network of different connected devices and sensors which transmit important data to a central Edge computer solution or a Cloud Platform which then analyses it and allows companies to take important decisions based on…

How IoT Can Help With Assisted Living

New technologies benefit thousands of people in myriad ways, but in the healthcare arena, cultivating and implementing new technologies provide manageable platforms for healthcare professionals and patients. This also allows businesses to cultivate new products that cater to their demographics’ needs. IoT (Internet of Things) involves connecting machines, facilities, fleets, networks and even people to…

The Business Value of IoT

Getting ahead on competitors with predicting behaviours The Internet has already started moving from the cyber to the physical world, thanks to the Internet of Things, or IoT. A two-way street now exists between the microprocessor, connected sensors and actuators, allowing both the measurement and modification of the non-digital world, respectively. Already, IoT has begun…

IoT for Insurance – Webinar Oct. 23rd.

Real-time data, Advanced Analytics & Predictive Analytics provides a new opportunity for insurance companies to deliver value. The opportunities for new business models such as usage-based insurance are clear, as new products enter the market that can prevent or mitigate loss. Insurance companies can leverage smart solutions to avoid costs, mitigate damage, and increase customer…

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