- Brazilian Government's IoT Study Releases First Results
A recent report, titled "Internet of Things: An Action Plan for Brazil," cites five lessons from the project.
- Vodafone IoT Technology Makes Mobile Diabetes Management Accessible for Smart Meter's Iglucose Platform
Vodafone's system helps Smart Meter provide increased accessibility to diabetes patients and their caregivers.
- IoT News Roundup, Part Two
Monnit launches Internet of Things partner program; Vypin, LRNI unveil wireless IoT badging system; Kimberly-Clark joins Georgia Tech's Internet of Things Research Center; Clinical Ink, Integron partner to streamline IoT-enabled clinical trials; EVRYTHNG integrates GS1 identifiers with IoT at industrial scale; HID Global shares IFSEC study revealing how trusted identities bridge gap between connected workers and smart buildings; Industrial IoT company Samsara raises $40 million in Series C growth financing.
- IoT News Roundup, Part One
Actility partners with Octonion to accelerate industrialization of LoRaWAN IoT projects, and with IoTCAN to rollout nationwide IoT connectivity network in Canada; Kerlink, myDevices integrate technologies to launch IoT applications, services; Senet announces availability of managed network services for global communication service providers; Arrow Electronics, Infineon showcase IoT solutions in Vietnam; Pernod Ricard appoints global Internet of Things agency; Retriever Communications commissions study with UTS to examine use of IIoT technology in field services.
- New App Makes RFID Deployments Low-Cost
By the end of this month, RedBite's itemit app for iOS and Android devices will enable smartphone users to track assets via RFID at a cost of about $200 a year, plus the purchase price of a Bluetooth-enabled reader.
- Industrial Internet Consortium, Industrial Value Chain Initiative Expand Collaboration With Joint Workshop
The workshop provided an overview of the work of both organizations and comprised speeches from the IVI focused on smart manufacturing scenarios, as well as the tools and models of the IVI reference architectures.
- RFID Professional Institute Teams With New Zealand Pathfinder Group to Offer Certification Exams
The agreement will expand certification testing to RFID practitioners in New Zealand.
- Bluvision Boasts New RTLS-EZ Solution Deploys Within Hours
The system uses Bluetooth Low Energy gateways that plug into outlets, as well as beacons and cloud-based software, to enable a fast and low-cost solution for RTLS tracking with granularity down to 1 meter.
- IoT News Roundup
Florida city improves flood-prevention capabilities with Sensus IoT technology; Taoglas launches low-profile, compact multi-antenna connected car reference design; Avnet announces distribution agreement with UbiquiOS Technology Ltd.; Pernod Ricard appoints global Internet of Things agency; Northern Apex releases Internet of Things hardware platform family; Notion raises $10 million to take smart-home awareness mainstream.
- BT, Intercede, Imagination Collaborate on IoT Security Solution
The companies' disruptive home gateway architecture will be shown at BT's Innovation 2017 event.
- Building IoT Devices Is a Snap for Startup Interstacks
The Pennsylvania company has developed a modular system with Lego-like blocks that enable sensor-based tracking and wireless connectivity for un-networked industrial machines, with RFID functionality in the works.
- Burglars Stung by IoT Bees in Santa Clara
Technology startup Roambee helped police locate the company's own stolen goods with its Internet of Things devices used to track assets and shipments via GPS, cellular, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Low Energy functionality.
- Connecthings Partners With Current on Industrial Internet Platform
The agreement is intended to foster urban and economic development.
- IoT News Roundup
UNICOM Global releases new version of solidDB in-memory database with enhanced support for Internet of Things; Kerlink plans for IoT expansion in United States and Asia; Tekelek partners with Paygo Smart-Tank Technologies for intelligent monitoring and management of fuel inventories, procurement; Tactical Network Solutions issues sample IoT security report showing back doors in connected device; PTC Conference exhibits WISER Systems technology, WISER places first in pitch contest for Industrial IoT; A.M. BestTV episode examines Internet of Things breaches; Connecthings, Current partner on Industrial Internet platform for smart cities.