Tag: IoT

IBM Helps Automakers Build Internet of Things Connected Vehicles

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced a new IBM Cloud-based service to help automakers turn driver and vehicle data into actionable insights for predictive vehicle maintenance, real-time diagnostics on engine trouble, and to guide drivers to the most efficient traffic routes. By 2020, 90 percent of new cars will be equipped with extensive connectivity services. To […]

By September 16, 2015 Read More →

Dell Shares Best Practices for Organizations Creating Secure Policies for the Internet of Things

Dell Security has outlined five best practices for securing the Internet of Things (IoT) during the second annual North American Dell Security PEAK Performance conference for IT channel service providers, explaining practical steps organizations and the resellers advising them can easily implement. Because security is commonly an afterthought when it comes to implementing IoT, critical […]

By September 2, 2015 Read More →

IoT Turns NY’s Lake George into ‘World’s Smartest Lake’

The Jefferson Project at Lake George, one of the most ambitious research projects to deploy Big Data and analytics technology to manage and protect a body of fresh water, is entering a new phase in which enormous amounts of data will be captured from sensors and analyzed. Scientists anticipate that insights uncovered from the data […]

By July 8, 2015 Read More →
Getting Your Business Ready for the Internet of Things (IoT)

Getting Your Business Ready for the Internet of Things (IoT)

According to an Information Week report, Internet Protocol Version 4 (IPv4)[i] has almost run out of addresses for devices. That’s why IPv6 had to be introduced: to ensure that we can move from the 10 billion connected devices today (more than the population of the world) to over 50 billion connected devices in 2020, according […]

Top 9 Innovation Trends in Outsourcing for 2015

Top 9 Innovation Trends in Outsourcing for 2015

Robotics, Analytics or Multi-channel enagagement? This report explores the innovative practices businesses are implementing in their outsourcing agreements. It is based on 100 in-depth interviews with senior outsourcing buyers. More than four fifths (83%) of buyers say they have experienced innovation in their outsourcing relationships Nine in ten (92%) say their outsourcing partners want to […]

Is Your Maintenance & Support Approach Making Your IT Sick?

Is Your Maintenance & Support Approach Making Your IT Sick?

Rx for World Class Support: A Dose of Prediction Leads to Problem Prevention I just returned from a fantastic week on Italy’s Amalfi Coast to celebrate my mother’s birthday!  A trip that we’d talked about for years, planned last minute in April and started to regret in May. How could anyone regret a trip to […]

Ready or Not, The Internet of Things is Here

Ready or Not, The Internet of Things is Here

Remember, back in the day, when we thought the smartphone was the ultimate in connectivity? At last, we were “unchained from our desks,” armed with a portable email inbox, calendar and a boatload of apps to make our personal and business lives better. Of course, we still had to wake up for that early morning […]