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Robin Duke-Woolley

LTE and Internet of Things: Moving Closer Together?

When considering cellular connectivity, M2M has always been mainly about using low data rates. The aim for M2M solution designers has been to get the required information from a remote device using the least amount of bandwidth feasible for the job. Now that is beginning to change, but not in a uniform way. So why the interest in a high data rate technology like LTE? (more…)

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July 23, 2014

Posted by: IoT global network

Robin Duke-Woolley

Who Really Wants a Smart Watch?

There is a lot of discussion going on right now about when the next smart watch will appear. Samsung is expected to launch their Galaxy Gear smart watch at the IFA show in Berlin next week. The apparent aim of doing this is to trounce Apple, who may or may not launch their rumoured iWatch at their own event on September 10 in San Francisco. (more…)

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July 9, 2014

Posted by: IoT global network

Robin Duke-Woolley

The Future’s Bright for Business Use of Wearable Technology

There is a tendency to think of Wearable Technology as directed entirely at the consumer market. This is not the case though. Increasingly, Wearable Technology is being used as part of business processes as well. Why? (more…)

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Posted by: IoT global network

Robin Duke-Woolley

The Future of Cloud and IoT is . . . also at the Edge

It seems to have become a received wisdom that, for M2M and IoT applications in the future, all the processing of remote machine data will take place in the cloud. But is that really the case? As far as we can see, intelligent devices at the edge are getting more intelligent – not less. So what’s really going on? (more…)

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January 13, 2014

Posted by: IoT global network

Robin Duke-Woolley

M2M/IoT: Intelligence Moving to the Edge?

We recently conducted a survey with Oracle of the M2M/IoT market to see what people are expecting regarding application intelligence for connected devices over the next few years. Does it need to increase? (more…)

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July 9, 2013

Posted by: IoT global network