I came across an interesting blog post by Andrew White, research vice president at Gartner. He predicted that the Internet of Things will dwarf big data in terms of its innovative impact.
Google is working on an operating system to run Internet of Things devices under the Android brand, according to a report by The Information, citing people familiar with the project.
On the mobile front, industry analysts at Juniper Research say we can expect data traffic to reach 197,000 petabytes by 2019, the equivalent of over 10 billion Blu-ray movies. It also claims 41 percent will travel over cellular networks, and the remainder over Wi-Fi.
Startup Samsara came out of stealth mode this week, announcing it raised $25 million in Series A funding from Andreessen Horowitz and that Marc Andreessen will join the board of directors.
The Internet of Things revolution is under way, and CIOs need to consider way to securely incorporate IoT devices, apps and platforms into their company.
This week, Samsung took another step on its Internet of Things journey by unveiling its family of ARTIK platforms to help developers build IoT apps, reported eWeek.
Mergers and acquisitions in the Internet of Things market are shattering records, according to 451 Research.
Canonical, parent company of the open source software platform Ubuntu, announced Monday it is collaborating with Microsoft, DataArt, GE and Acer on develop new Internet of Things devices based on the Snappy Ubuntu Core--the smallest and most secure version of Ubuntu.
If a Network World article is correct, another C-level job will start appearing in enterprises shortly.
As more enterprises deploy Internet of Things devices, they are looking to their existing vendors to help them connect and manage these devices and the mounds of data they generate. Recognizing this need, enterprise app giant SAP unveiled Wednesday the SAP HANA Cloud Platform for the Internet of Things to deploy, connect and manage IoT devices.