IoTium, a secure network infrastructure company for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and Relevant Solutions, a provider of critical service solutions, announced a strategic relationship to bring patented One-Click deployment to Relevant Solutions customers. Under the terms of the agreement, IoTium’s Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) offering will be deployed alongside Relevant Solutions’ building automation and energy […]
VMware teams up with SAP to accelerate enterprise IoT initiatives
VMware announced a collaboration with SAP, aiming to create an integrated Internet of Things (IoT) solution that supports the implementation and management of IoT use cases across devices, infrastructure, edge, cloud and application domains. The goal is to enable fast deployment, scalability and on-schedule execution of IoT projects. With its family of VMware Pulse IoT […]
Schneider Electric launches smart building platform!
Schneider Electric announced the introduction of EcoStruxure Building, an open, collaborative Internet of Things (IoT) platform for smart buildings. EcoStruxure Building is the latest addition to Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure, its IoT-enabled, plug-and-play, open architecture, which delivers end-to-end solutions in various domains of expertise for four end markets: building, data Center, industry and infrastructure. With an […]
Amazon announces new Echo Plus for the smart home!
Alexa is no longer just a layer of voice controls that supplements other smart home systems, it’s becoming a smart-home platform. With its built-in smart home hub, Echo Plus makes connecting to compatible smart home devices easy. Just say, “Alexa, discover my devices,” and Echo Plus will automatically discover and set up compatible lights, locks, plugs, […]
Hitachi Data Systems, Pentaho and Hitachi Insight Group join forces in Hitachi Vantara!
Hitachi launched Hitachi Vantara to deliver data-driven solutions for commercial and industrial enterprises. The new company is targeting the emerging IoT market opportunity. Hitachi Vantara will continue to develop the trusted data management and analytics technologies Hitachi is known for, including Hitachi’s popular data infrastructure, storage and compute solutions, and Pentaho software. It will also […]
‘Trusted IoT Alliance’ unites the industry to further a blockchain-based Internet of Things
A group of companies united to catalyze the development of a blockchain-enabled, trusted Internet of Things (IoT) announced the official launch of the Trusted IoT Alliance. The mission of the Trusted IoT Alliance is to bring companies together to develop and set the standard for an open source blockchain protocol to support IoT technology in […]
IoT Security Foundation announces smart buildings working group
The Internet of Things Security Foundation (IoTSF) announced that it has established a working group for smart buildings. The goal of the Smart Buildings Working Group is to establish a comprehensive set of guidelines to help each of the supply chain participants to specify, procure, install, integrate, operate and maintain IoT securely in buildings. This […]
Digital Security promotes IoT Qualified Security label
Digital Security, subsidiary of the Econocom Group, has assessed the overall security of nearly 100 IoT-solutions integrating innovative technologies. The results are showing a significant gap between the needs and the safety measures put in place by the manufacturers. Regardless of business sector, the sensitivity to cybersecurity varies greatly from one company to another. This […]
ZingBox announces collaboration with VMware to secure IoT
ZingBox, an Internet of Things (IoT) security solution provider, announced it will collaborate with VMware to deliver enhanced security to enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) implementations. The two companies will work together to strengthen IoT security by integrating ZingBox’s IoT personality-based approach with VMware Pulse IoT Center, an IoT infrastructure management solution. ZingBox will introduce […]
Oracle and Mitsubishi Electric collaborate to develop Internet of Things platform for smart manufacturing
Oracle announced its collaboration with Mitsubishi Electric Corporation to develop an Internet of Things (IoT) platform for smart manufacturing. With Oracle Cloud, Mitsubishi Electric developed its new FA-IT Open Platform for factory automation. The cloud-connected platform can be used to link manufacturing sites with cloud vendors’ own cloud-supported manufacturing-optimization services for supply chains, administration of […]