Use of Hyperspectral Sensors in Accounting for Plastic Fragment in Seawater

Pollution of seawater by plastic debris has triggered an environmental concern around the world. The impact on shorelines, open-water, as well as within the benthic environments is significant. The frequent surveys on the open-water has unveiled shocking details implicating some regions of the densities of plastics on the surface waters. It is conventional that plastics originate…

Transportation logistics is the backbone of the economy of any country

Among several fields of economy, the digital revolution of Internet of Things (IoT) Technology has had profound consequences on delivery logistics. The article discusses various ways of monitoring and tracking of goods in logistics industry using available IoT technology. Third Party Logistics The integration of mobile analytics, computing together with cloud services are all propelled…

IoT is like “teenage sex”

“Everyone is talking about it, but nobody knows how to do it” In recent years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has seen a substantial growth in terms of both media attention, as well as interest within all sorts of businesses. Countless articles, presentations, press releases, etc. is floating around the web. Phrases such as “industry…

The internet of things and GDPR Regulation

Internet of Things (IoT) can offer a positive return on investment (ROI) by providing real time data; converged with historical data and various external sources to support incremental improvements or rapid decisions. One example of such improvements is the introduction of predictive maintenance through the utilization of IoT. However, provision of IoT objects and solutions…

Data Marketplace and the value of IoT data

Internet of Things (IoT) is the interconnection of devices, networks, and machines. By collecting data from sensors, followed by advanced analytics processing, IoT represents new business opportunities, save costs, optimize maintenance and change business models for most industries. There is an estimation that the Internet of Things will host about 30 billion interconnected objects by…

Implications GDPR has on Internet of Things (IoT) solutions

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

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…