Blogs

Smart city_Compliance

Experts and government at New Delhi event urge collaboration to build future-ready, sustainable and smart cities

As per the 2011 Census, 31% of the population lives in urban areas, and by 2030, 50% of India’s population would reside in urban areas. This will create a massive need for intelligent urban transport networks, smart energy, safe and secured public spaces, upgraded water supply, waste disposal facilities, and environmentally compatible buildings. (more…)

Read more

June 15, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

Artificial Intelligence_Compliance

How AI will affect the way we drive

Artificial intelligence (AI) is still in its initial stages but it’s already having a huge effect on our daily lives and will greatly influence the driving experience, writes Andrew Till, vice president of Technology, Partnerships & New Solutions, Connected Services Division, HARMAN International. (more…)

Read more

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

Helicopter_Compliance

Cool IoT Use Cases: Aerial tracking and messaging

Market overview

Trans icons ind.qxp_Layout 1Tracking personnel and physical assets is an established IoT application. Enabling a global service that provides real-time tracking and messaging with personnel using vehicles, vessels and aircraft takes it to the next level. (more…)

Read more

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

47358983 - money transfer with man hands and digital tablet concept

The financial services community just got serious about identity

I find myself sitting in Schiphol Airport, trying to switch off. But I can’t, says Lina Andolf-Orup of Fingerprints. As with everyone that went to Money 20/20 Europe, I’m exhausted. But I leave the show excited by the progress the payments community has made in the last year, (more…)

Read more

June 14, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

Hima Mukkamala of Arm

Arm expands IoT connectivity and device management capabilities with acquisition of Stream Technologies

Arm’s vision of a trillion connected devices by 2035 is driven by many factors, including the opportunity for companies to derive real business value from IoT data. The benefits of leveraging this data are often obvious, says Hima Mukkamala, senior vice president and general manager, IoT Cloud Services, Arm: greater efficiencies, (more…)

Read more

June 13, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

Artificial Intelligence

Bridge the IT skills gap, Hal

Artificial intelligence (AI) hasn’t always had favourable representation in pop culture. In Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), homicidal supercomputer Hal demonstrated how AI could surpass the intelligence of a human — and for humans, the results weren’t so great. (more…)

Read more

June 8, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

1_Compliance

Cool IoT Use Cases: Making high-volume organic farming more efficient

Market overview

Trans icons ind.qxp_Layout 1In drought-ridden California farmers face constant pressure to be more efficient in their water use. Agriculture is key to the state’s economy; it employs about 3% of the workforce and accounts for about 2% of the GDP, says Bob Emmerson. (more…)

Read more

June 5, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

Erik Meijer of Deutsche Telekom

Candour and can-do attitudes both on show as network operators discuss the tough task of going digital

Digital Transformation World, organised in France by TM Forum earlier this month (May 14-16) included a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes of several telecom network operators that are tackling the task of becoming digital operators. Jeremy Cowan pulled rank to report from Nice. (more…)

Read more

May 30, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde

blogs-30052018_480x346

LTE: A prescient acronym

Data rates used to be a convenient way of measuring the evolution of cellular wireless and while LTE (aka 4G) can be seen as a high-speed / low-latency service, which it is, what really distinguishes this Long Term Evolutionary (LTE) development from earlier networks is its prescient combination of efficiency and flexibility. (more…)

Read more

Posted by: IoT global network

Lina Andolf-Orup of Fingerprints

Fraud Wars: How can biometrics help win the card fraud battle?

Fighting fraudsters is a complex and ever-evolving challenge. As consumers change the way they pay, fraudsters change the way they steal. For banks to keep up, these new battles require new tactics to minimise losses and reassure consumers. (more…)

Read more

May 25, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde