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Visible Things : Bringing flexibility to the IoT

Visible Things : Bringing flexibility to the IoT

The Director of Innovation at Avnet Silica discusses some of the challenges and choices in developing systems and IoT applications, and how the Visible Things platform can enable fast and easy development of secure, scalable edge-to-enterprise solutions for a host of industrial applications. ■ by John Jones There are many […]

Infrastructure and IoT: Bridges to the Future

Infrastructure and IoT: Bridges to the Future

How do the authorities identify where the biggest problems lie and decide which to throw money at first from their shrinking budgets for infrastructure?

Google IoT: The grand vision

Google IoT: The grand vision

Throughout its 20 years of existence, Google’s strategy has evolved around its search engine. Slowly but steadily, the company is pushing for growth in areas beyond online advertising. Cloud computing and artificial intelligence are two new topics Google’s holding company Alphabet is now pursuing as part of its Google IoT […]

Digital Ecosystem: Smart Energy

Digital Ecosystem: Smart Energy

New types of digital marketplaces run by cooperatives on top of smart grid infrastructure in are demonstrating how to deliver the full benefits of the Internet of Things and smart services to local communities. The new buzzword is ‘Digital Ecosystem Management’. ■ by Simon Torrance At the end of 2013, […]

IoT Car: The Internet of Things is Already Here and its called Uber

IoT Car: The Internet of Things is Already Here and its called Uber

Uber IoT: The company that has revolutionized transportation also represents a template for building IoT businesses.

Marcom Showroom: Smart Solutions News

Marcom Showroom: Smart Solutions News

Marketing & Communication Showroom: News about products, techologies, developments and interesting companies related to the IoT business.

Column John Jones: A simple way to enter the world of IoT

Column John Jones: A simple way to enter the world of IoT

John Jones – Director of Innovation Avnet Silica – about the current state of the world of Internet of Things.

Amazon IoT: Enabling the  ‘Fourth  Industrial Revolution’

Amazon IoT: Enabling the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’

Amazon is joining the IoT game with Amazon Web Services IoT platform (AWS IoT). What is their strategy and how will they stack up against major competitors?