Value of IoT security market to total $28.9 billion by 2020

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Demand for products and services from the Internet of Things (IoT) security market is expected to see strong growth due to the proliferation of connected devices and threats to these networks, according to research from Reportbuyer.

The adoption of automation across varying verticals has diversified these threats and hence organisations are seeking improved security solutions, the report notes. The IoT security market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of...

By IoT News, 23 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT, Security.

How IoT empowers the dialogue on cybersecurity, privacy, and IAM

By Joni Brennan and Oleg Logvinov

It is a counterintuitive challenge to begin with. The whole point of the Internet is to make informationmore accessible, but the prevailing question in cybersecurity, privacy and identity and access management (IAM) is how to build an effective framework of complementary technologies and policies for restricting who can access what information when and in what ways.

In the digital transformation that is well underway with Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud proliferation, and...

By IEEE, 23 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT, Security.

Arrow Electronics launches new framework to streamline IoT for OEMs, enterprises and suppliers

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In order to streamline the building, deployment and management of the Internet of Things (IoT) for OEMs, enterprises and suppliers, Arrow Electronics has launched its new “Arrow Intelligent Services” framework and range of software tools.

The new service adds to the company’s other offerings in global components, enterprise computing and systems integration.

Arrow vice president of semiconductor marketing, Aiden Mitchell, said, “One of the biggest impediments in...

By IoT News, 17 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT.

Investment to drive growth in IoT connections and revenue, says report

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The Industrial IoT and Medical IoT segments of the Internet of Things (IoT) industry are expected to post the strongest growth by simplifying deployment and boosting adoption, transforming society as a result, according to a report by Visiongain. Other segments such as Transportation IoT and Smart City are not anticipated to grow as rapidly.

Over the next half decade, rising investment from private companies and a few government institutions will deliver robust growth in terms of IoT...

By IoT News, 17 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT.

Luxembourg rolls out SIGFOX nationwide IoT network

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Global connectivity provider SIGFOX, in conjunction with partners POST Luxembourg and RMS.lu, has announced Luxembourg is the eighth country to deploy its nationwide Internet of Things (IoT) network.

The Benelux nation, with a population of just over 500,000, follows Portugal, Belgium and Denmark, where plans were announced earlier this year. The network already operates in France, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK.

SIGFOX claims its ultra narrow band (UNB) technology, alongside...

By James Bourne, 17 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT, Standards.

Intel’s key strategic play revolves around 5G and the IoT

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Intel has elaborated on its plans to incorporate the Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G in its future roadmap – ‘from device to data centre’.

At its recent Intel Developer Forum (IDF), the tech giant announced it would collaborate with equipment and device manufacturers NTT DOCOMO, Nokia, and SK Telecom, alongside academic institutions to “accelerate 5G standards development and solve key technical challenges.” With this in mind Intel also announced the...

By James Bourne, 16 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT.

AT&T forms Smart Cities Organisation for citywide IoT

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Telecom giant AT&T is expanding its focus on IoT for cities with its new dedicated Smart Cities Organisation.

The new initiative is similar to the firm's connected car organisation, but focused on creating innovative and disruptive IoT-based solutions for cities instead of cars. AT&T is already engaged in delivering IoT to solve community challenges like street lights, water systems and utility meters.

The firm is working current private and public smart city...

By IoT News, 16 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: IoT, Smart Cities, Standards.

Senseye deploys IoT technology in agriculture

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Senseye has deployed IoT-based technology in a number of trial farms across England with the help of InnovateUK.

Its technology has been rolled out across Riverford Farms in Devon and eight other trial farms. It has set up a network of internet-connected sensors that send soil moisture, air particle level, humidity and other sensory data for analysis with open data such as land data, historical performance and weather forecast. The end result is a clearer picture of the present and...

By IoT News, 16 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: Development, IoT.

Gemalto rolls out industry-first M2M module to target industrial Internet of Things

With a view to target applications in machine to machine (M2M) and industrial Internet of Things (IoT), Gemalto has rolled out the new Cinterion ELS31, a novel LTE Category 1 wireless module to enhance 4G LTE connectivity.

Providing power optimisation and single-mode LTE at speeds of up to 10Mbit/s download and 5Mbit/s uplink, the module is well-suited to IoT applications like metering, tracking and tracing, fleet management and mHealth.

The module can function at operating temperatures from -40°C to...

By IoT News, 11 September 2015, 0 comments. Categories: Enterprise, IIoT, IoT.