IoT News Roundup
Citelum, Cisco collaborate on lighting improvement, smart-city platform in New Mexico ••• Wellington City Council selects Telensa for smart street light management system ••• Connectivity challenges threaten to derail logistics sector's IoT efforts, says Immarsat ••• Kerlink, Libatel partner to deploy IoT network for smart agriculture in Lebanon ••• Amplia teams up with Sigfox to boost merchandise tracking.
- Cybertrust Japan Selects Rambus IoT Security Service
The company will provide a multi-platform solution that will cover all aspects of secure IoT device connectivity and lifecycle management.
- Security at the Core of Cisco's IoT Initiatives
Executives at the company's subsidiary in Brazil stress the importance of its Kinetic platform for processing Internet of Things data.
- New York Builder Brings Safety With Visibility via RFID
An active RFID system, provided by Triax Technologies, enables Lettire Construction Corp. to track the locations of 140 workers on its site at any given time, to ensure that they are authorized to be there, are not in harm's way and are working where they should be.
- Kerlink Supports Nationwide IoT Network Rollout in New Zealand
Several agriculture partners have already put the system to work.
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Identiv expands distribution of smart-card readers, credentials in Saudi Arabia ••• Carnegie Mellon leverages LoRaWAN protocol to build open IoT network ••• Huawei, Gemalto team up to accelerate narrow-band IoT deployments ••• Senet launches global low-power wide-area virtual network for IoT connectivity ••• Industrial Internet Consortium, Plattform Industrie 4.0 stop in San Francisco for IIoT World Tour ••• AT&T approves Altair's LTE-M chipset on IoT network ••• People Power offers smart-home IoT service to Australian consumers ••• IoT company Gooee launches in Europe.
- Shopper Fulfillment Expectations Up, Satisfaction Still Elusive in Study
Zebra Technologies has released its "2017 Global Shopper Study," which measures how well retailers are keeping up with shopper expectations at physical stores and online, with an eye toward improving those numbers with RFID and IoT technologies.
- Inmarsat Develops Comprehensive Global IoT Network With JT Group
The new partnership agreement combines cellular and satellite networks to deliver global connectivity for Internet of Things solutions.
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Research shows industrial organizations increasingly focused on IoT adoption, but most still in early stages ••• Telia Estonia launches commercial testing of 1oT platform ••• PrismTech becomes ADLINK's IoT solutions and technology group ••• Afero, D-Link partner on smart IoT products ••• Gemalto launches IoT module to provide global LTE connectivity ••• Radley announces cloud deployment option for MES, WMS solution platform ••• Senet launches global low-power wide-area virtual network for IoT connectivity and service delivery ••• Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks ••• Cisco announces $1 billion program for smart cities ••• Libelium releases programming cloud service for Internet of Things.
- Industrial Internet Consortium Announces Digital Solar Plant Testbed Led by LTI, GE Digital
The testbed evaluates IIoT solutions to accurately predict energy generation, improve utilization and reduce maintenance costs.
- Beacon-Based Solution Brings Intelligence to Offices
Tieto Corp. has seen sales and productivity increase since it installed its own MyOffice solution, using Quuppa beacon technology, to understand how work space is used, as well as automatically enable conference room use, service requests and worker location.
- Lunera Transforms LED Light Bulb into Ambient Computing Platform
The company has unveiled its Smart Lamp, Ambient Compute software platform and Ambient Compute Marketplace.
- Tenna Joins LoRa Alliance to Accelerate Internet of Things Deployments for Physical Asset Management
This membership will help the firm to accelerate its IoT solution deployments, using the LoRaWAN standard for customers' construction sites.
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Qualcomm Ventures, M Ventures invest in Wiliot to scale IoT with battery-free Bluetooth ••• IoT platform provider Ayla Networks announces $60 million in Series D financing ••• Solace facilitates adoption of message queueing protocol standard ••• ForeScout Technologies reports companies experiencing anxiety due to IoT security concerns ••• New app from Smart Parking eases search for spots in Cardiff ••• Mocana, Xilinx, Avnet, Infineon, Microsoft join forces to secure industrial control and IoT devices ••• Accruent acquires BlueCielo, accelerates European expansion.
- Commitments from New Investors, Additional Investment from Existing Ones Propel Globetouch Toward $40 Million in Series C
The IoT company is raising funding in conjunction with a listing on Gartner's Magic Quadrant.