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Cool IoT Use Cases: Vital role for mission-critical communications over LTE

Blogs, IoT Cool Cases, Transport & Telematics by: Anasia D'mello

Market Overview

The transportation and mining industries rely on advanced communication technologies. Mission-critical communication over LTE enables push-to-talk, push-to-video, text and multimedia chat, as well as location information. (more…)

Wi-SUN launches FAN Certification Program for large-scale, outdoor IoT networks

Business & Markets, Companies, Devices and Modules, IoT News, Press Releases, Security, Smart Cities, Smart Utilities, Transport & Telematics by: Anasia D'mello

The¬†Wi-SUN Alliance, a global ecosystem of member companies seeking to¬†accelerate the implementation of open standards-based Field Area Networks (FAN) and the Internet of Things (IoT), (more…)

Moxa building cybersecurity partnerships for smart rail

Devices and Modules, IoT News, Network & Infrastructure, Press Releases, Security, Transport & Telematics by: Anasia D'mello

Rapid urbanisation is continuing to significantly increase the demand for rail transport not only in metropolitan areas but also for cross-nation transportation. (more…)

Cool IoT Use Cases: Intelligent shipping containers on the Silk Road

Blogs, Connectivity, IoT Cool Cases, Security, Sensors, Transport & Telematics by: Anasia D'mello

Market overview

Goods being transported from China to Europe still travel the ancient Silk Road trade routes. The Chinese government has recognised¬†the importance¬†of these routes, for example by employing intelligent shipping containers. (more…)

Scandit raises US$30mn to bring IoT to everyday objects via computer vision and augmented reality

Augmented/Virtual/Mixed Reality, Companies, Deep Learning / Machine Learning, Devices and Modules, Digital transformation, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Press Releases, Smart Utilities, Transport & Telematics by: Zenobia Hegde

Scandit,¬†an¬†enterprise technology platform for mobile computer vision, barcode scanning, and augmented reality, has raised¬†US$30 million (‚ā¨25.71 million) in Series B funding. The funding round was¬†led by¬†GV, with participation from¬†NGP Capital¬†and existing investor¬†Atomico, among others. (more…)

Qualcomm pays $2bn as it kills plans to buy NXP but board authorises $30bn stock repurchase, insists strategy unchanged

Companies, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Mergers & Acquisitions, Press Releases, Transport & Telematics by: Zenobia Hegde

Qualcomm Inc.¬†terminated¬†its planned¬†acquisition of¬†NXP Semiconductors N.V.¬†by¬†Qualcomm River Holdings B.V., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary.¬† (more…)

BGF invests £1.25mn in Collision Management Systems to develop global IoT commercial opportunities

Business & Markets, Companies, Data Analytics & Business Intelligence, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Press Releases, Telematics, Transport & Telematics by: Zenobia Hegde

Rapidly-growing data aggregation specialists,¬†Collision Management Systems¬†(CMS) received a ¬£1.25 million (‚ā¨1.41 million) investment from¬†BGF, following the launch of its telematics data aggregation,¬†risk management and crash detection software for Telematics and Insurance businesses. (more…)

IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 will host workshops to focus on IoT and AI technologies

Artificial Intelligence, Companies, Digital transformation, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Platforms & Applications, Press Releases, Transport & Telematics by: Zenobia Hegde

The IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC) will conduct three workshops to elaborate on aspects of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI). (more…)

Eurotech joins ITxPT, the association of Information Technology for Public Transport

Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Platforms & Applications, Press Releases, Transport & Telematics by: Zenobia Hegde

Eurotech, a long-time provider of industrial embedded hardware such as gateways, servers, control systems and boards, as well as high-performance computing systems and software solutions, one of the pioneers in Internet of Things (IoT) enablement, is pleased to join the association of Information Technology for Public Transport, ITxPT. (more…)

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