- Effnet AB Licenses Its Header Compression Technology for Cellular IoT
The company has licensed the technology to a Japanese telecom infrastructure equipment manufacturer.
- IoT News Roundup
Unified Office adds IoT infrastructure management to managed business communications service ••• Blockpass announces memberships in Decentralized Identity Foundation, Trusted IOT Alliance ••• Silicon Labs to showcase IoT connectivity solutions at Embedded World ••• Industrial Internet Consortium, National Institute of Standards and Technology to present IIoT energy forum in Virginia ••• Lomiko Metals Inc. announces Promethieus launch tied to SHD Smart Home's use of Blockchain security for IoT ••• Borqs Technologies Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Shanghai KADI Machinery Technology Co.
- NFC Forum Issues Call for Entries for Innovation Awards
Innovators, developers, entrepreneurs, startups and organizations using Near Field Communication in new, disruptive and pioneering ways can submit award entries showcasing their work for the chance to win in one of three award categories.
- With 94 Percent of Organizations Using Cloud, IoT, Other Transformative Technologies, Data Breaches at All-Time High
As businesses embrace new environments, such breaches have become the new reality, according to the 2018 Thales Data Threat Report.
- STMicroelectronics Showcases Smart Driving, Internet of Things Solutions
At CES 2018, the company presented silicon technologies and solutions for applications in the broad IoT market and mobility platforms and services.
- T-Systems, Embratel Announce IoT Partnership
In order to offer Internet of Things connectivity in Brazil, T-Systems has become a mobile virtual network operator.
- Arrow Acquires eInfochips
eInfochips will expand Arrow's Internet of Things "sensor-to-sunset" platform by adding engineering, solution architecture, embedded software development, security, mobile device connectivity, app development, cloud configuration and management, and managed services including big-data analytics.
- Companies Testing IoT System When Goods Are 'On the Road'
A waste-management firm and a high-value goods logistics provider are piloting a solution from Barcoding Inc., using CalAmp sensor devices and tags as well as software to capture and manage data about goods—even when they are in transit—via a combination of cellular, Wi-Fi, BLE and other technologies.
- IOT News Roundup
AT&T expands smart cities offerings with structure-monitoring solution for U.S. railways, roadways ••• Quanergy, Cisco provide smart-city connected roadway solutions ••• Cybeats raises seed round of investment, led by iNovia Capital, for enterprise IoT infrastructure ••• InfluxData integrates Time Series platform with ThingWorx to simplify IoT developer experience ••• Phunware adds Acuity Brands' IoT indoor positioning solution to its mapping, navigation and wayfinding offering ••• Smartrac showcases what 'Internet of Your Things' has in store ••• InfluxData strengthens position in DevOps monitoring, IoT market ••• Skills shortage in agritech sector holding back IoT innovation, according to Inmarsat.
- IoT Aims to Track Free-Ranging Reindeer in Finland
Finnish reindeer herders are testing a LoRaWAN-based solution from Digita and Actility on several dozen alpha female reindeer, in order to track herds of thousands of animals and detect when they may be in danger from predators or vehicles.
- NFC Brings Music Mixing to DropMix Board Game
The game, from Hasbro and Harmonix Music Systems, allows players to create thousands of unique mixes based on popular songs, with the help of passive NFC RFID and Bluetooth technologies.
- China Emerging as Internet of Things Leader
Software will be key to growth opportunities for the consumer Internet of Things in that country, according to an IoT technologist.
- Fleet-Management Company Uses IoT Network Across Borders
DRVR's solution for tracking vehicles throughout Southeast Asia leverages Tata Communications' MOVE-IOT Connect SIM technology to provide seamless data access, no matter which cellular network is being used.
- IoT News Roundup, Part Two
Qorvo IoT solution powers senior home care ••• PoLTE Corp., Riot Micro partner on ultra-low-power IoT technology ••• Hager Group, Silicon Labs collaborate on multiprotocol building-automation solution ••• ADRF, Sirqul add cellular data capabilities to IoT platform ••• Semtech releases LoRa platform for Internet of Things •••
Global Net Solutions offers IoT badge-based security system ••• IoT platform provider Runtime announces commercial support for Thread.