In the battle for Internet of Things standards, the Industrial Internet Consortium just got an important ally--the German enterprise app giant SAP.
The Internet of Things has been projected to grow substantially this year, and a primary reason turns out to be the growing use of IoT devices to capture big data.
Jasper, an Internet of Things provider, is teaming with SAP and Salesforce to enable enterprises to collect and analyze IoT device data to improve product design and customer relationships.
While Internet of Things is all abuzz nowadays in enterprises circles, there are some important obstacles to true IoT enterprise utilization, explained Kevin Curran, a professor of computer science at the University of Ulster and IEEE senior members.
More and more enterprises begin to deploy Internet of Things devices and platforms to improve efficiency and reduce costs. Yet these same IoT objects can open up the enterprise to security threats, with every device becoming a potential entry point for attackers.
AirWatch by VMware unveiled Tuesday AirWatch 8--the first major update to its enterprise mobility management platform since VMware acquired it in January of last year.
Enterprises are increasingly turning to "off-the-shelf" Internet of Things (IoT) products instead of the more expensive customized products that have characterized many enterprise IoT implementations, according to a Verizon report released Monday.
The Del Papa Distributing Company reinvents itself with mobile technology and the Internet of Things, realizing efficiencies and employee productivity never before imagined.
Next week, the FCC is expected to render a decision that could close the digital divide and assist the rise of the Internet of Things. But will Congress hogtie the FCC and pass a law that expressly prohibits throttling at the provider level but also protects throttling at the state level? Yes, they just might.
The top news stories for Feb. 12, 2015.