Insecurity of Things

Atul Anchan The Internet of Things (IoT) provides us with an ever-expanding convenience, inter-connecting nearly every

Analog Devices, Dell EMC working on IoT solutions for the safety of first responders in emergency

BANGALORE, INDIA: Analog Devices and Dell EMC unveiled a proof of concept (POC) for an Internet of Things (IoT) solution that tracks the health and location of first responders. The POC IoT solution is designed to improve the safety and effectiveness of

RIL bets on Jio for IIoT proliferation in India, signs global partnership with GE

MUMBAI, INDIA: Reliance Industries Limited and GE today announced the signing of a global partnership agreement in the Industrial IOT (IIOT) space to build out joint applications on GE’s Predix platform. The partnership marks the coming together of two of

IESA-TiE and HAX join hands to accelerate IoT and hardware startups in India

BANGALORE, INDIA: India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) have joined hands with HAX, the first and largest global accelerator and seed investor for hardware startups, based in Shenzhen and San Francisco. With their experience and expertise in incubating many successful

IESA-TiE Bangalore & TSSC will open a CoE to train blue-collar workers in IoT

BANGALORE, INDIA: At IoTNext 2016, India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) with The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), Bangalore and Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) announced a MoU for opening a Center of Excellence (CoE) in Bangalore. With the growth of IoT in

SAP brings new IoT application services for faster IoT development

BARCELONA, SPAIN: SAP at SAP TechEd Barcelona has introduced SAP HANA Cloud Platform, Internet of Things (IoT) service, application enablement option to help customers and partners achieve fast time to value and develop IoT solutions efficiently. The application enablement option provides Big Data management and services

The connected home: Why CIOs should care about it?

Nick Jones UK: In the connected home, a garden watering system might monitor and irrigate plants and be connected to and controlled by a smartphone app. In a more complex system, the watering system would be connected to the water

SAP announces €2 billion investment plan for IoT

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SAP has announced investment plans of €2 billion over the next five years to help businesses and government organizations benefit from the proliferation and adoption of sensors, smart devices and Big Data that are transforming businesses with the Internet of

Only 22.5pc Indian consumers are aware of the concept of IoT

By : CIOL Writers

In the IoT landscape, globally 20.8 billion connected things will be in use by 2020, with an astounding 1 million devices coming online each hour. However, in India, merely 22.5 percent of the consumers are familiar of the concept of Internet

IoT and Cars. Spark-Plugs and Revenues

Pratima H CALIFORNIA, USA: Why are the likes of Ford, Audi and GM doing things they never could have thought of before? Why are heavy vehicles and mobile telematics as much in the IoT fray as their passenger-wheel counterparts? Most

A Road Less Taken: Cyber Security and Connected Cars

Shrikant Shitole INDIA: Connected Cars- what once seemed niche, far-fetched, even futuristic is now central to the immediate roadmap of almost every automotive manufacturer in the world. In reality, connected cars are not all that new: telemetry, sensors, even performance

Security spends see upward spike as wearable devices hit the workplace

Wearable devices such as wristbands, eyewears, earwears and footwears are seeing increased use in different industry verticals such as healthcare, BFSI, defence and retail, as they provide hands-free operations, real-time data monitoring and network communication. Rise in availability of enterprise-focused

Apple Watch refresh delights swimmers & fitness freaks; prices start at Rs 32,900

USA: Apple has refreshed its smartwatch line with new Apple Watch Series 2, packed with fitness and sports features such as water resistance for swimming, and a built-in GPS to function without an iPhone. Apple Watch Series 2 will be

The next big thing in healthcare is Bots

Pratima H INDIA: Automated nutrition tracking, Glucose monitoring, Asthma notification through wearables, devices that manage increased control of volume, base, and tone of the voices being heard – these are just glimpses of what’s happening out there where healthcare and

IoT Start-up Awards 2016 opens nominations for young cos

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BANGALORE, INDIA: IoT India Congress, a first of its kind platform in India for the IoT enthusiasts, has announced the call for nominations for its inaugural IoT Start-up Awards 2016. The award aims to reward and celebrate breakthrough innovations in

Call-Drops: Revenge of the Grandpa

Pratima H BANGALORE, INDIA: For a change, senior citizens of our tech-invaded world are having the last laugh. For all those times, when the young, cellphone generation teased them on how they used to shout during a trunk call; there

Being ‘Lean and Mean’ not enough for a ‘Smart’ Grid

Pratima H MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA: Ah! The fantasy of a grid that is intelligent, intuitive and hates wastage! Does it not sound surreal when you come across a push-button grid that marries technology and electricity in a brainy way? Where appliances

What happened in Vegas? Simple: Cisco Live

LAS VEGAS: Ok, so this is what happened. A company so far almost synonymous with networking is sparing no product-reel, keynote-decibels and exhibition square footage to up the ante on security, cloud, and yes, even machine learning. The announcements and stage-talks

NASSCOM commits to encourage innovations on IoT space

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The trade association for Indian information technology NASSCOM 10000 StartUps has formed a strategic alliance with IvyCamp to bolster innovation in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem in India. NASSCOM 10000 StartUps has been working to bring together valuable insights

Germany, not US, the top investor in IoT technology space

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The Internet of Things(IoT) is an ambitious dream, but we seem to be getting closer to it by every single day with innovations to create an ecosystem of connected devices, smart homes, and smart cities. One would be quick to