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Transport Supply Chains: Affordable IoT Tracking

Transport Supply Chains: Affordable IoT Tracking

The world is entering a new era in logistics; one where it is possible to oversee the complete supply chain in real time by IoT tracking anywhere, anytime.

IoT transportation: Hanhaa – a richer picture

IoT transportation: Hanhaa – a richer picture

Every month, €13 million of packages go missing. Solving this thorny global logistical issue is a lucrative Internet of Things (IoT) opportunity – one that businesses and entrepreneurs around the world are scrambling to address. And time is of the essence in this competitive space, as the number of large-scale […]

Clarius Smart Health: Taking Ultrasound further

Clarius Smart Health: Taking Ultrasound further

Despite a century of innovation, the multi-billion dollar ultrasound industry is still dominated by large, clunky, cart-based systems normally found only in clinics. But what if instead of bringing the patient to the machine, you bring the machine to the patient – and for a fraction of the cost?Despite a century of innovation, the multi-billion dollar ultrasound industry is still dominated by large, clunky, cart-based systems normally found only in clinics. But what if instead of bringing the patient to the machine, you bring the machine to the patient – and for a fraction of the cost?

Innovation and IT: Making Data work Harder

Innovation and IT: Making Data work Harder

Making the most of IoT involves building new applications and services based on data. Implementing sensors, devices, and networks is the first step to getting value from IoT.

Data and IoT: The Secret Sauce

Data and IoT: The Secret Sauce

Data and IoT: Discussion about the Internet of Things often centers around sensors and hardware, the additions to our physical environments.

Column Bernd Schöne: Tracking Tech – Watch My Dust!

Column Bernd Schöne: Tracking Tech – Watch My Dust!

German Angst: Bernd Schöne in his column on cryptographic systems under attack.

IoT User Interface: Dashboards – Designed for decision-making

IoT User Interface: Dashboards – Designed for decision-making

Dashboard design is becoming a core component of many solutions, especially as businesses keep accumulating data which has the potential to improve operations and increase revenue. Although there’s a known need for dashboards that deliver important insights, there still seems to be a fundamental lack of understanding about why, what, and how data and insights should be recognized.

IoT Health: Smart Socks – hope, fear and inspiration

IoT Health: Smart Socks – hope, fear and inspiration

IoT can save the lives of newborn babies. That’s what two bright young engineers in Nevada set out to do with a little help from their friends at Avnet.

Smart Factories: Beyond the IoT hype

Smart Factories: Beyond the IoT hype

Thanks to IoT, managers have a tremendous opportunity to improve operations through productivity, quality, and flexibility. Making the most of them requires more effective connectivity and information flow between all the various data-generating and data-consuming devices, processes, systems, and people within the organization.

Colum: Philippe Fremont – Connecting IoT to Business

Colum: Philippe Fremont – Connecting IoT to Business

German Angst: Bernd Schöne in his column on cryptographic systems under attack.