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…

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…

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…