Analysis

Analysis

Why insurance needs verification speed for IoT, fast

IoB Insiders Steve Sandquist discusses the impact of IoT in insurance, and the need for verification speed, fast. Insurance is becoming real-time, real fast. What does...

CES ‘junk’ and the rise of personal data stores

IoB Insiders Andrew Tarver looks back at CES ‘junk’ and the increasing rise of customers having their own personal, digital data stores. The new Davos...

Enough of the gimmicks – now insurers must make sense of...

IoB Insiders Concirrus CEO Andy Yeoman argues that insurers must look to derive more value from connected IoT technologies, if they are truly to establish...

Internet toasters, not far off now

Fanciful notions surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT) often talk about connected fridges (already a reality) and eventually all household appliances sporting some form...

Amazon Go will bring the great shoplifter experience to customers

IoB Insiders – Nick Lansley says retailers must concentrate on reducing the friction for shoppers, using the example of the new Amazon Go store, if...

Dronejacking… and other IoT complications

It turns out The Internet of Things (IoT) is a lot more complicated to program, engineer, architect, integrate, manage, orchestrate and secure after all....

It’s time for government to lead the way with IoT security

IoB Insiders In her first column as an IoB Insider, Labour shadow minister Chi Onwurah says governments must do more to ensure IoT security. The...

Hitachi Data Systems chief: IoT is going ‘sector specific’

Hitachi Data Systems COO for the UK & Ireland Lynn Collier has arranged her decorate wreath for the holidays, dusted down her DVD copy of...

A defining year for IoT: What made the headlines in 2016

Internet of Business looks back on the impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) in 2016, including the key partnerships, the headline mergers and acquisitions...

Are you being served? Robots can secure the future of our...

Ryan Wu, deputy general manager at Qihan, discusses the increasing use of robots and AI, and how this revolution could be of significant benefit to...

The IoT needs a new kind of database

Databases need to be reinvented for the Internet of Things (IoT) era, or more specifically… they need to be reengineered for the machine data...

There’s a standards problem in IoT, here’s how to solve it

IoB Insiders Professor William Webb, CEO of the Weightless SIG, discusses the current standards problem facing the Internet of Things (IoT) market, and how he...