5 ways the IoT must improve to achieve enterprise success

5 ways the IoT must improve to achieve enterprise success

A new Deloitte report identifies five challenges that the Internet of Things (IoT) must solve — some you already know about, others maybe not.

07/02/18

5 reasons the IoT needs its own networks

5 reasons the IoT needs its own networks

Carriers are rolling out new low-power, narrow-band networks for the Internet of Things. Here are 5 reasons why, and one big potential issue with this strategy.

06/26/18

IoT has an obsolescence problem

IoT has an obsolescence problem

The Internet of Things is still an emerging technology, but the $17,000 gold Apple Watch Edition shows it already has a problem with obsolescence. Can anything be done?

06/11/18

What happens if IoT security doesn’t get solved?

What happens if IoT security doesn’t get solved?

A new Bain & Company report says security concerns are slowing IoT adoption. Is this problem fixable — and what if it isn’t?

06/05/18

Somehow, AWS and cloud growth continues to accelerate

Somehow, AWS and cloud growth continues to accelerate

Amazon leads cloud vendors to even faster growth at huge scale -- is there anything left for data centers?

04/30/18

5 key enterprise IoT security recommendations

5 key enterprise IoT security recommendations

The Online Trust Alliance has published a checklist of enterprise IoT security best practices. Ignore its advice at your own risk.

04/23/18

Is the cloud already killing the enterprise data center?

Is the cloud already killing the enterprise data center?

AWS CTO Werner Vogels listed multiple enterprises that are abandoning data centers to move workloads to the cloud. Don’t expect the data center to disappear completely, though.

04/10/18

The future of enterprise IoT

The future of enterprise IoT

To celebrate World IoT Day, we asked a trio of IEEE technical experts to share their thoughts on what’s next for enterprise IoT.

04/09/18

People are really worried about IoT data privacy and security—and they should be

People are really worried about IoT data privacy and security—and they should be

Despite rising spending on IoT security, consumers and businesses are right to worry about how data will be used and protected.

03/28/18

Most insurance carriers not ready to use IoT data

Most insurance carriers not ready to use IoT data

A new LexisNexis study says insurance companies know IoT is important, but they have no idea how to collect the data or what to do with it.

03/26/18

IBM’s Watson, known for AI, takes on IoT

IBM’s Watson, known for AI, takes on IoT

IBM Watson Assistant is a new artificial intelligence assistant designed to work with autonomous and IoT devices, including vehicles, hotel room devices, and home devices.

03/20/18

Big trouble down on the IoT farm

Big trouble down on the IoT farm

Farmers may not be getting all the benefits of the IoT technology they use -- or the data it generates. Are these issues a sign of things to come in other industries?

03/13/18

7 transportation IoT predictions from Cisco

7 transportation IoT predictions from Cisco

IoT's role in the world of connected transportation will grow, says Kyle Connor, Cisco’s transportation industry principal. But it will take cooperation among companies and agencies to make it succeed.

02/26/18

Is the IoT backlash finally here?

Is the IoT backlash finally here?

After years of worry, the long-anticipated backlash to the changes wrought by the Internet of Things may finally be arriving. That could be a good thing.

02/20/18

The internet will miss John Perry Barlow

The internet will miss John Perry Barlow

John Perry Barlow was an pioneer in the fight for a free and open internet, but his unique, larger-than-life legacy was forged by deep contributions to both technology and popular culture.

02/12/18

Gimmicky IoT devices detract from IoT's real potential

Gimmicky IoT devices detract from IoT's real potential

Marriott Hotels installed digital notepads on shower doors in a California hotel. This isn’t going to help the IoT be taken seriously.

02/07/18

IoT and the law of unintended consequences

IoT and the law of unintended consequences

Strava’s fitness app usage heatmap accidentally reveals military deployments — and it won’t be the last time good IoT intentions lead to unanticipated problems.

01/31/18

When IoT met blockchain

When IoT met blockchain

What do you get when you mix IoT and blockchain -- two of the hottest technology trends in the world? We’re about to find out.

01/26/18

Is the world ready for instant IoT?

Is the world ready for instant IoT?

A new Chinese IoT platform claims to enable IoT product development in just one day. Could that jumpstart IoT experimentation?

01/22/18

Forget the CES hype, IoT is all about industry

Forget the CES hype, IoT is all about industry

Don’t let the excitement around CES distract you, the real future of IoT lies in business and industrial applications.

01/09/18

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